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AmeriCorps Story of Service: Caitlyn Richter

My name is Caitlyn Richter, and I serve as the AmeriCorps Community Preparedness Coordinator at the American Red Cross in Wenatchee through the Washington Service Corps. 305 more words


Rocky Reach Dam

Construction began in 1956 on the Rocky Reach Dam. This dam now has eleven generators and contributes over 115,000 volts to our power grid. It’s an interesting place to stop.  263 more words

Bitcoin Mining Epicenter Found In Rural Wenatchee, Washington | CNBC

CNBC’s Michelle Caruso-Cabrera goes behind the scenes at a bitcoin mining operation in the United States.

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Mining vocabulary

Originally published in the BDHS newsletter, February 1992

Mining, just like other professions, has a good many words which are used by people in the profession. 267 more words


Politico: This Is What Happens When Bitcoin Miners Take Over Your Town

Eastern Washington had cheap power and tons of space. Then the suitcases of cash started arriving.

EAST WENATCHEE, Washington—Hands on the wheel, eyes squinting against the winter sun, Lauren Miehe eases his Land Rover down the main drag and tells me how he used to spot promising sites to build a bitcoin mine, back in 2013, when he was a freshly arrived techie from Seattle and had just discovered this sleepy rural community. 129 more words


Drifter | Baker Flats, WA | 2011

The cohesion of vapor into airy sculptures must puzzle even the smartest skywatchers. Barometric pressure, wind currents, surface tension, molecular bonds, a shade of gravity — all combine to shape… 25 more words

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Two Street Lights | Wenatchee, WA | 2011

Filling the truck’s tank at 7-Eleven, I stood watching an undulating sphere of pigeons circle overhead. How on earth — above earth — do they do that? 63 more words

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