wells http://kunm.org en TorC moves to halt well drilling http://kunm.org/post/torc-moves-halt-well-drilling <p>City commissioners in the southern New Mexico town of Truth or Consequences are proposing a moratorium on well drilling in the city.</p><p>Officials took the unusual step Tuesday night to enable a study of whether the number of wells tapping into the town&#39;s famed hot springs is harming the resource, considered by some to be sacred and medicinal. The thermal springs are the lifeblood of the town and its eclectic mix of inns and spas.</p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:45:46 +0000 The Associated Press 14812 at http://kunm.org