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One small step ... One giant final leap for traveler

A Tennessee man stepped into Carson City on Saturday and became the 34th person known to have visited every county in the United States.J. Stephen Conn, a retired minister from Pikeville, Tenn., said entering the Nevada capital city completed a journey more than 17 years in the making. He decided to visit every county, parish or similar jurisdiction he had missed by June 1995, already having visited all 50 states. “That very day I told my family I’m going back and visit every county I’ve missed,” he said. “It’s definitely about the journey, but all of the destinations are fascinating.”An …

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