Snow has been plentiful this year, but that doesn’t mean much to Bill Pyles.
Like other residents in Ojitos Frios southwest of Las Vegas, Pyles has been seeing his well level drop over time and as a result, his family is conserving every drop it has.
The residents point to a single culprit: The city’s one operating well at Taylor Wells, which is just down the road from the county jail southwest of town.
He said his well has just enough water to fill a bathtub.
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