"There's no sewage hookup. You go in a barn to take a shower," said Mr. Mitchell, who is from the small community of Cutoff. "We have no time frame on how long we can stay."
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"Cutoff is a community where everybody lives from paycheck to paycheck. It's also a community where everybody sticks together," Mr. Mitchell said.
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