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Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A stop in Fargo marks the 14th state for one cyclist hoping to bike through all lower 48. And he's biking for a good cause.

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Massachusetts native Steve Laskey began his 8,000 mile journey in Washington State in May.

He's zig-zagging through the country -- touching every state -- hoping to end in Maine by Thanksgiving.

Laskey's riding to raise funds for the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

And says he's encountered kindness at every turn on his journey.

Steve Laskey/Biking Across the Country: "I have what I call my road family, also. It's everyone I meet everyday, it's just the words of encouragement, the pats on the back... And they just come up and shake your hand and say good luck."

You can keep track of Laskey, and donate to his cause at http://www.bikesurvivorusa.com.

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