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Lightning has put on quite a show over and around Kingman recently. (HERBERTA SCHROEDER/Courtesy)

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Despite monsoons, drought dominates dialogue about water future

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Once-teeming Lake Mead marinas are idle as a 14-year drought steadily drops water levels to historic lows. Officials from nearby Las Vegas are pushing conservation but also are drilling a new pipeline to keep drawing water from the lake.