Photo of Leo Benancourt in front of his Monitor home

This old house is not so old anymore

Winter heating bills cut in half for remodeled, 3,400-square-foot Monitor farmhouse

Photo of a bitcoin mine

High Density Load Rate Approved

After more than 18 months of study, PUD commissioners have approved a new electric rate for operations with intense energy use - 250 kWh per square-foot or more per year.