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Thanks to all those who’ve asked “What about this Walkabout?”, providing news coverage of MikeyWalks and the Onny and Oboe Scholarship Fund. Please find links to their stories below.

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“All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking.”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“He’s Going the Distance” (Santa Monica Daily Press, 6/6/11)
“A coast-to-coast trek to benefit heart transplant patients and their families” (News10-Sacramento 6/23/11)
“Walker raising heart transplant funds” (Mountain Democrat, 6/30/11)
“Man walking across country to stop in Tahoe” (Tahoe Daily Tribune 7/2/11)
“A coast-to-coast trek to benefit heart patients” (CarsonNow.Org, 7/2/11)
“Walking across the country to raise awareness for transplant patients” (Nevada Appeal, 7/5/11)
“Man walks across America to raise awareness about organ donors” (Reno Gazette-Journal, 7/8/11)
“Man walking to raise awareness for transplants” (Lahontan Valley News, 7/12/11)
“Man walks across country to help heart transplant recipients” (NBC-TV, KSL 5, Salt Lake City, 7/28/11)
“Man walks across country” (KUBL-FM, Salt Lake City, 8/2/11)
“Walking coast to coast for a cause” (KREX-TV, CBS, Grand Junction, CO, 8/13/11)
“Walking cross-country is close to his heart” (KJCT-TV ABC, Grand Junction, CO 8/14/11)
“Walking cross-country is close to his heart” (CNN 8/15/11)
“Step by step, coast to coast” (Montrose Daily Press, Montrose, CO, 8/17/11)
“Man walking across country stops in Montrose” (94 KIX-KUBC “The Blast,” Montrose, CO, 8/17/11)
“Walking for Deanna” (Before it’s News, 8/18/11)
“Walker passes Salida” (The Mountain Mail, Salida, CO, 8/23/11)
“Walk Across America to Raise Awareness for Transplants” (Emery County Progress, Castle Dale, UT, 8/23/11)
“A man’s mission, one step at a time” (Aspen Daily News, Aspen, CO, 8/26/11)
“Man walking across country to give patients a second chance” (KKTV (CBS), Colorado Springs, CO, 8/29/11
“Man walks across America to fulfill promise” (KRDO (ABC), Colorado Springs, CO, 8/29/11
“California Man Fulfills Promise with Cross-Country Walk” (The Dodge Globe, Dodge City, KS, 9/13/11)
“Man Fulfills Promise with Cross Country Walk” (KAKE ABC-10, Wichita, KS, 9/20/11)
“Tittinger Sees Country One Step at a Time” (Kiowa County Signal, Greensburg, KS, 9/21/11)
“One Man’s 3,000-Mile Message” (WIBW CBS-13, Topeka, KS, 9/28/11)
“Cross Country Hiker Carries Late Wife’s Legacy” (The Topeka Capital-Journal, Topeka, KS, 9/30/11)
“Man Crosses Missouri as Part of Nationwide Walk” (KOMU NBC-8, Jefferson City, MO, 10/10/11)
“Man walks cross-country to raise awareness” (KFVS-12, CBS, Jefferson, IL, 10/22/11)
“Man honors late wife by walking across US raising funds for heart-transplant patients” (The Herald-Times, Bloomington, IN, 11/1/11)
“Man walking across America passes through the tri-state” (FOX 19, Cincinnati, OH, 11/8/11))
“California Man Walking to Ocean City to Raise money for families of heart transplant patients” (Press of Atlantic City, Atlantic City, NJ, 11/1/11)
“Pay it Forward: In her Memory” (NBC 4i, Columbus, OH, 11/15/11))
“Area a stop on cross-country trek” (Herald-Star, Steubenville, WV, 11/24/11)
“Thankful for a bed and warm shower, former Reporter writer near completion of cross-country walk” (The Reporter, Lansdale, PA, 11/24/11))
“Cross-country charity walker stops at Primanti’s” (WTAE-TV ABC 4, Pittsburgh, PA, 11/26/11)
“Every mile a memory” (The Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, PA, 12/8/11))
“Man’s cross-country walk benefits heart transplant patients” (The York Dispatch, York, PA, 12/8/11)
“Man walks cross-country to help heart transplant recipients” (FOX 43, York, PA, 12/8/11))
“Discovering the heart of America” (PhillyPhanatics.com, Philadelphia, PA, 12/13/11)
“Man with MontCo roots passes through on coast-to-coast walk” (The Intelligencer, Doylestown, PA, 12/13/11))
“California man makes his way through New Jersey during 6-month walk across the country” (Gloucester County Times, NJ, 12/16/11)
“Man’s cross-country walk to urge organ donations ends in Ocean City” (Press of Atlantic City, Atlantic City, NJ, 12/18/11))
“Man walks across the country for charity” (NBC 40, Atlantic County, NJ, 12/18/11)
“Former Reporter writer cools heels after 3,000 mile fundraiser walk” (The Reporter, Lansdale, PA 12/28/11))
“Fundraiser planned by man who walked across country” (The Intelligencer, Doylestown, PA 12/29/11)
“Walk the Line” (The Northeast Times, Philadelphia, PA 1/11/12))