Jun 14, 2013 at 1:05 pm
A 62-year old retired military veteran is raising money for wounded and disabled veterans one step at a time. Chuck lewis is walking from Everett, Washington to the nation’s capital. He hopes to travel 25 miles a day with the goal of raising 50-thousand dollars along the way. His travels down highway two will bring him to grand forks tonight (fri). after a two day stay he’ll take the trek into Minnesota. Lewis says he’s encountered all sorts of weather from snow and sleet to rain and wind. He says for the most part he’s had no problems sharing the road with passing motorists.
Lewis expects to arrive in washington d-c in september. For more information you can go to the website www.walkingforthefallen.com.
Temp: 80°F (27°C)
Wind: 15 NW
Weather: Partly Cloudy