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Colorful beetle find earns Fairbanks boy special title of 'collector'

FAIRBANKS - Eleven-year-old Caleb Seekins loves bugs.So he is pretty excited to now be listed as "collector" on a special insect now part of the collection at the University of Alaska Museum of the North.Seekins found a "Carabus vietinghoffi...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-06-29/colorful-beetle-find-earns-fairbank
Neighbors
Brazil Beat

...chanting along with the forro music and dancing together inside the bus, sometimes with Batista's colleague, bus fare collector Eduardo Martins, who wear a green and yellow wig.Though the World Cup inspired Batista to decorate his bus in support of...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-29/brazil-beat
Sports
Blueprint, Count Bass D headline Friday hip hop show

...Ohio, crossing paths with Blueprint. DJ Rare Groove and Blueprint began touring together in 2004. He is an avid vinyl collector and is known for his mastery of classic beats and breaks. He has opened for Atmosphere and filled in as DJ with Abstract...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-12/blueprint-count-bass-d-headline-friday-hi
Art
New nonfiction DVDs

...the importance music held for those monarchs who were musicians themselves: Henry VIII, for instance, was a composer and collector of musical instruments. There are over 40 live recordings from composers now synonymous with Great Britain (William Byrd...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-05/new-nonfiction-dvds
Art
When auction house looks to Tlingit art, the sacred goes on sale

...being sold by a private collector, repatriation is not...country and the world collectors were looking for what...between non-Native collectors and Alaska Natives...less-than-scrupulous collectors would offer money and...simple for a wealthy collector, but it's much more...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-16/when-auction-house-looks-tlingit-art-sa
State | Local
Landscape Alaska: The choicest fruit

...spreading runners from coastal Chile. When these two were taken to Europe in the early 1600s they were so exciting that royal collectors had them in their gardens, and a chance cross gave rise to a berry that had large, sweet fruit and sent out long stems with...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-23/landscape-alaska-choicest-fruit
Outdoors
Tlingit clan hat sells for $365,000

...cries and we're all trying to do something about it."Though the group was unable to compete with the deep-pocketed collectors of the art world, organizers remain hopeful that the hat may someday return to them."We still have three more days for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-21/tlingit-clan-hat-sells-365000
Local
SHI to hold public viewing at Santa Fe Indian Market Aug. 15

...Santa Fe Indian Market in its continuing effort to familiarize collectors with Northwest Coast art.The event will include a display...smaller scale to maintain a connection with the market's collectors, Worl said."We felt it was really important to go to Santa...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-08-15/shi-hold-public-viewing-santa-fe-indian-m
Art
Hot Wheels collector shares toys

...collectibles, the 46-year-old collector who is widely known in online Hot Wheels collectors circles as "Big Frosty...with YouTube videos of collectors happily unboxing RAOKs...time he found avid fellow collectors around the world posting...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-18/hot-wheels-collector-shares-toys
State
A long way from home

...expressing some surprise that it might be identified otherwise. Tlingit war helmets are highly valued as objets d'art by private collectors. In those rare instances when one becomes available for purchase it is guaranteed to fetch top dollar. In May of 2008...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-01-16/long-way-home
Art

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