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 school’s colors. Clearly, this was Panther country. “It’s all about building
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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 lung forms during gestation. But, less than a week ago, the
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Freedom rock in Ackley is a top selfie spot

Liam Stubbe in Ackley at the Freedom Rock on Wednesday. (Courtney Crowder/The Register) Stacy Stubbe and son Liam in Ackley on Wednesday. ACKLEY, Ia. — Two years ago, boy scout Liam Stubbe, 17, of Ackley, decided he wanted to become an Eagle Scout and began looking for project to complete his application. Sure, he could
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