Gem Theft in Tucson
March 2001 by Associated PressPolice are investigating the theft of five stones, valued by their owner at $128,000, from an exhibit at a Tucson gem show.The largest of the stones taken from the show was a 7-inch-tall pink tourmaline worth $85,000.
Due to the high demand for well paying jobs in the mining sector, and a robust mining industry in need of qualified workers, we’ve added an “Employment” section to our Mine Market (Classifieds) effective immediately.
It is the eighth largest brown diamond to be found and certified by park staff.
From the December 2013 issue:
It is hard to imagine any month during the thirty years I have been writing this column which had more bombshell headlines than the past thirty days.
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Unfortunately, death seemed to occupy a major role in recent major headlines—and it came in several different directions.
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