A new kind of ‘mining’ has arrived in the Ohio Valley. What will crypto mean for the region?
Open the door of Blockware Mining’s data center in Paducah, Kentucky, and you’re met by a wall of sound. More than 5,000 machines are whirring away as they solve complex math problems, while large industrial fans keep them cool. The expansive warehouse stretches a little more than a football field. “You don’t truly get an […]
Water struggles continue in Martin County, Ky. as federal funding trickles in
Ohio Valley ReSource · Clean water struggles continue in Martin County, Ky. as federal funding trickles in On a cool Tuesday in March, things heated up at the monthly meeting of the Water and Sanitation District in Martin County, Kentucky. A delegation from the isolated Tomahawk community near the Johnson County line, sat opposite the […]
Get to know Justin Hicks, the new data reporter for the Ohio Valley Resource
Louisville Public Media has hired Justin Hicks to be the new data reporter for the Ohio Valley Resource, Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting and WFPL. Hicks comes to the region from Indiana Public Broadcasting, where he covered workforce issues for their statewide network. In his new role, Hicks will balance long-term projects, deep-dive investigations and collaborate […]