The former Eielson star, an Olympic bronze medalist, finished eighth in a field of 12 women's long jumpers at the World Championships in China.Alaska Dispatch News
See images from some of the best photographers in Alaska

At Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, the Alaska Air National Guard's 176th Wing is hosting a week-long multinational humanitarian exercise for the first time in North America this week. The biannual Pacific Airlift Rally includes 14 Pacific Rim nations and is intended to sharpen coordination for future humanitarian airlifts.  

Bill Roth
Clifford Penn Jr., a former Armed Services YMCA employee in Anchorage, has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from the recreation center's ATMs.Jerzy Shedlock
Loretta Marie McGee, 37, is accused of wrongfully obtaining a credit card tied to the Muldoon Elementary PTA and using it for unauthorized purchases.Jerzy Shedlock
Alaska's most accomplished hockey player -- the winner of two Stanley Cups and owner of nearly 1,200 games of experience in the NHL -- will go to the St. Louis Blues training camp on a tryout.Doyle Woody
Indigenous elder teachings concerning movement into the fifth world is explained.
J. Shogren Shanghai’d is playing a solo acoustic show. Free, all ages.
Coffman, who last season delivered 40 points in 48 games, will return to the Aces for a third season, and he hopes to have his first postseason experience with the ECHL club.Doyle Woody
Join UAA alumni and friends for a black-tie affair with green and gold flair, celebrate alumni successes and support the education of our state's future leaders.
Subscribe to Anchorage