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Outside editorial: Repression rubies

...important issues at Today, rubies are the new diamonds, and this...important exports, especially rubies and jade. With much of the...90 percent of the world's rubies originate in Myanmar, where...holiday shoppers will buy their ruby trinkets from one of those dealers...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111607/opi_20071116018.shtml
Opinion
Work starts on road to Tanana

...Parnell and Athabascan dancers.The Tanana City Council, the Tanana Tribal Council, the Manley Traditional Council and the Ruby Tribal Council, downstream of Tanana, all approved resolutions of support for the project.However, Tanana Tribal Council...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-23/work-starts-road-tanana
State
Women of Distinction

...Corporation, Kato-Owen Family, Women Caring for Women and Wellspring; Emerald Juneau Tlingit & Haida Community Council; Rubies Elgee Rehfeld Mertz, CPAs, and IBEW Local 1547. We offer a special thank you to KTOO Public Broadcasting and KINY Hometown...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-08/women-distinction
Neighbors
On the Trails: Ralston Island

...their harried parents through the trees. Songbirds still sang, even in late June; I heard a song sparrow, hermit thrush and ruby-crowned kinglet. One hermit scolded us severely, using notes I'd not heard before, so we must have been too close to a...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-11/trails-ralston-island
Outdoors
Local color

...notably with the Plein Rein painters, he has only had three solo shows during his 79 years in Juneau: his debut exhibit at the Ruby Room in December 2005, an exhibit at the Franklin Street Gallery in April 2011, and one at the Silverbow in April 2012. Deciding...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-03/local-color
Art
Perseverance Theatre's Young Company presents 'Nancy Drew: Girl Detective'

...Estate, home of the Footlighter's Barn Theater. Leander Van Pelt has died, and rumors abound of hidden cache of diamonds, rubies, emeralds and sapphires that have been left somewhere on his estate. A mysterious ghost (or puppet?) has been haunting...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-04-25/perseverance-theatres-young-company-prese
Art
From the heart

...month of February) and rubies, said Kelly Haden, Fred...pendants and rings set with rubies. The ruby is sought-after for...diamond being a 10, ruby is No. 9. So it's...Fred Meyer has natural rubies set with diamonds in a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020602/Biz_vday.shtml
Business
Modern Metalsmith

...thousands of years. Even some of Lawlar's designs, which include antique iron barn nails forged into rings and inset with rubies, could make a leap into the past without creating too much of a splash. All evidence of the past vanishes, however, when...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-07-26/modern-metalsmith
Art
Police & Fire

...alcohol level over .08. She was lodged at the state prison and her vehicle was impounded. Theft: A gold nugget watch with two rubies was reported stolen at 5:42 p.m. Thursday in the 3700 block of Amalga Street in the Mendenhall Valley. The watch was valued...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022005/loc_20050220007.shtml
News
Rarities in Juneau are common in Tenakee

...leaves, much deeper colored than modern types, and over 20 feet tall. The sun through deep, dark leaves colors the air like rubies. A little ways down the street were equally large choke cherries, vigorous long oval leaves giving off the distinctive sharp...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071101/Loc_Tenakee.shtml
Local

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