The third annual Healthiest State Walk across Iowa will be held October 9th. Edie Nebel who is assisting with organizing Washington’s walk explains that Governor Branstad started the initiative in 2011. She says that she feels the event demonstartes that people believe physical activity and healthy life-styles are important. The one kilometer walk is equal to four laps around the Washington square. It will be held from noon to 1 on October 9th.