Panthers, Hawkeyes prominent in Cedar Falls

Cedar Falls — The University of Northern Iowa’s UNI Dome loomed large to the north as RAGBRAI riders rolled into town. Domed white clouds seemed to copy its look, and even the fields of purple and gold wildflowers seemed to take cues from the...

RAGBRAI a ‘blessing’ for needy Parkersburg family

John Luhring, 25, and his wife, Layla, 24, had long planned to host a fundraiser for their youngest daughter, Jayne, when RAGBRAI rolled into town Wednesday. Just seven months old, Jayne was diagnosed with pulmonary agenesis at birth, a rare condition where only one...

Hey! Jason! Where are you??

Ackley — Attention: Jason Cervone of Aurora, Ill. You have some explaining to do. For starters, you need to explain why you think your job at McDonald’s headquarters is more important than taking a week off to hang out with your friends on RAGBRAI. And...