Galva participates in Healthiest State Walk

Over 141 students, teachers and residents walked.

A record-breaking 298,000 plus Iowans joined together in a one-kilometer Healthiest State Initiative walk on Wednesday, Oct. 9.  State organizers hope to continue the momentum of Iowa’s rise from 19th (2010) to 16th (2011) and now to the ninth (2012) healthiest state in the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index. A kilometer is about 7.5 city blocks or a 15-minute stroll for the average walker.

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