RAGBRAI, the DM Register’s rolling folk festival, was bigger and better than ever on its 42nd ride

By CHUCK OFFENBURGER COOPER, Iowa, July 29, 2014 — Here’s a photographic collaboration on RAGBRAI coverage from Don Poggensee and myself.  The 42nd edition of Des Moines Register’s Annual Bicycle Ride Across Iowa used a very northerly, 418-mile route.  On at least two days, the Iowa State Patrol reported that there were more than 20,000…