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It’s time to start looking for otter carvings!

Click to enlarge Marc Larson Michelle Kunst, program and project organizer at The Land Trust, joined Jeff Black in monitoring the location of Maureen McGarry’s otter. The North Coast Otters Public Art Initiative’s long-awaited scavenger hunt of 108 otter sculptures painted by local artists across five North Coast counties has finally started and will continue until September. Initiative creator and Humboldt State University wildlife professor Jeff Black says he’s very excited to finally release the otter sculptures. “I received phone calls from people in the community telling me that they…

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Luxury items 

20% of borrowers lie about credit applications

Brokers and banks could be lied to by customers over credit applications, according to new research from Experian. They found that one in five Australian borrowers embellished or omitted important details on their loan approval forms, especially in the personal loans and credit card areas. Another 60% said they did not understand how loans were valued. “We conducted this study on Australian borrowers to understand their thoughts on the current loan approval process and to get their honest take on what goes through their minds when applying for a loan,…

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Crypto Per Carat: A Pear Shaped Diamond Can Be Yours For A Bitcoin Worth $ 15 Million

A rare pear-shaped diamond that is expected to fetch up to $ 15 million will be able to be bought at auction next month using cryptocurrencies, Sotheby’s said on Monday. Sotheby’s said it would be the first time that a diamond of this size has been offered for public purchase with cryptocurrency. No other physical item of such high value was previously available for sale with cryptocurrency, the auction house added. The 101.38-carat pear-shaped flawless diamond, dubbed The Key 10138, is one of ten diamonds over 100 carats ever auctioned,…

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Luxury Auction House Sotheby’s Accepts Cryptocurrency As Payment For $ 15 Million Diamond | Currency News | Financial and business news

Sothebys auctioneers in the prestigious New Bond Street Dave Rushen / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images Sotheby’s, one of the world’s largest luxury auction houses, said it would accept bitcoin and ether as payment for a rare 101-carat diamond estimated to be worth between 10 and 15 million of dollars at its auction next month. The pear-shaped diamond, named “The Key 10138”, weighs 101.38 carats, has been classified as flawless and highly chemically pure, making it extremely rare, Sotheby’s said. It is expected to be sold in Hong…

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Harrison County Fair seems to be in full swing | News, Sports, Jobs

OPENING OF THE FAIR Esther McCoy – Members of the 4-H Harrison County Fair were busy decorating their designated booth in the 4-H building on Saturday, in preparation for Monday’s opening. Looking over the Green Valley 4-H Club booth, which covered horses, poultry, lots of still projects and sewing, Presleigh Piatt, Lexi Stine and Toxey Conter of the Freeport Friends were, left to right . CADIZ – After a 2020 fair that was reduced to COVID-19 regulations, the Harrison County event appears to be in full swing this season, with…

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