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Here's what to know about the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, Day 2.

North Linn held off Earlham Thursday to capture the Class 2A state softball championship. Check out some of the action from the big game:

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A 99-year-old woman and an infant found friendship in their Minnesota backyards during the isolation of the coronavirus pandemic.

What were Batman, Robin and Batgirl doing at RAGBRAI?

Yorkie-Pomeranian mix Zahra has been on all sorts of adventures with owner Nancy Mayer, a Minnesotan who teaches in Uzbekistan. How did she fare on RAGBRAI?

Companies like AutoCamp, Under Canvas and Huttopia are adding locations in the U.S. as the demand for luxurious, socially distant camping grows.

Tuition is about to rise again for students at Iowa's three public universities. And that is rekindling debate about who is to blame -- lawmakers or the institutions themselves?

“He’s an amazing kid,” Xavior Harrelson's aunt said as people gathered in support of the search for the missing 11-year-old.

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#BREAKING : The Des Moines Register, CNN and Selzer & Co. have decided note to release the final installment of th #IowaPoll  as planned this evening.

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a law banning mask mandates in schools, cities and counties. The law goes into effect immediately.

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@elizabethforma ’s competence, respect for others and status as the nation’s first female president would be a fitting response to the ignorance, sexism and xenophobia of the Trump Oval Office, the Register’s editorial board #IAcaucusrites .

The Register's editorial board wrote: "The outstanding caliber of Democratic candidates makes it difficult to choose just one." But the board did: It is backing @elizabethforma :

At this moment, when the very fabric of American life is at stake because of inequality, @elizabethforma  is the president this nation needs, the Register's editorial board writes. Read the endorsement:

Dave Chappelle said seeing the wealth inequality in his community in Ohio pushed him to get involved in politics — and said that @AndrewYangVFA  with a UBI proposal had the best solution for the problem.

Register reporter Andrea Sahouri was found not guilty on both charges.

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