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Chelan PUD Board Approves New Cryptocurrency Rate, Effective April 1

The Chelan PUD has lifted its moratorium on cryptocurrency businesses, after they arrived at a new rate schedule for emerging industry. Marcus Bellissimo reports Chelan County PUD commissioners Monday approved a new rate for cryptocurrency, blockchain and similar operations. It goes into effect April 1, 2019, the same day the District will accept new cryptocurrency…

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East Wenatchee Welcomes New Council Member, Splits On Gateway Project Plan

East Wenatchee city councilman Tim Detering joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the newest member on the council Shayne Magdoff, who was selected to fill the vacant seat of Sandra McCourt who left the council after 14 years. Detering also talks about the some-what uncertain future of the Gateway Project…

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East Wenatchee Joins Area Cities Passing Blockchain, Bitcoin Zoning Ordinance

The cities of Leavenworth and East Wenatchee are the latest to pass zoning ordinances for bitcoin operators and other blockchain companies. North Central Washington has become a hot-spot for such crytopcurrency miners, largely thanks to cheap hydropower. As both the Chelan and Douglas PUDs assess the increasing number of applications from such businesses to locate…

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