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'Ultimatum' challenge pits Boy Scouts against the Rock

Danville troop is first in the nation to swim Alcatraz

It's not every day that a group of teenagers can be seen swimming wildly away from Alcatraz, but Danville's Boy Scout troop 236 was up for the challenge. And, no, they weren't attempting an escape.

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