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The Arctic Bicycle Club held their annual Bike for Women at Chugiak High School on Sunday, May 3, 2015.  Nearly 600 participants were signed up to compete on a 9-mile out and back course along South Birchwood Loop Road.

 

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Mariana Morari, a UAA alumna, hopes to coordinate the first-ever graduation ceremony in her impoverished hometown in the Eastern European country of Moldova. First item on her list to make it happen? The iconic graduation gowns.Laurel Andrews
Police said they had made contact with a person of interest in what's being described as a homicide in East Anchorage early Sunday.Alaska Dispatch News
South, East, Dimond and Chugiak posted wins Saturday on the opening day of Cook Inlet Conference baseball play. Alaska Dispatch News
South earned five wins between Thursday and Saturday, including three nonconference wins in Kodiak. Alaska Dispatch News
Joey Bacala was the fastest bicycle racer Saturday, winning the 48-mile Kincaid Road Race by 22 seconds over his nearest competition. Alaska Dispatch News

Powerlifters from around the state gathered at South High in Anchorage compete in the Powerlifting Alaska State Championships on Saturday.

Bob Hallinen
UAA's Jamie Ashcroft and Darrion Gray swept the 100 and 200 meter races Saturday at the Mount Hood Track and Field Festival in Oregon. Alaska Dispatch News
A last-minute header kept the Bartlett boys in the thick of the CIC playoff race Saturday at West. Matt Tunseth
The Eagle River girls and Dimond boys posted team wins at the Service Quad track and field meet Saturday at Service. Alaska Dispatch News
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