On this day in 1970, Dave and John Kunst and their mule, Willie-Make-It, set out from their Waseca home to walk around the globe. In Afghanistan, bandits attack the brothers, killing John and wounding Dave. Dave returns to Waseca in October of 1974, the first person to walk around the earth -- a 14,450 mile journey.
Hennepin Sheriff responds to fallout over encrypted radio system
The switch was a surprise to most people.