/ Modified mar 5, 2021 12:35 p.m.

Vendors cope with Tucson Gem and Mineral Show cancellation

Tony Paniagua reports on how some companies are operating despite the cancellation of the main event.

A number of events that pump millions into Tucson’s economy annually are canceled this year because of the pandemic. Including the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show at the Tucson Convention Center. Tony Paniagua spoke to vendors from out of town who still decided travel to Tucson and set up shop despite the scaled-back showcase.

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