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Police Blotter

Dec. 4, 12:04 p.m.

A man called police to report that his two goats ran away.

Dec. 4, 3:41 p.m.

Police received a report of a man shoplifting $500 in merchandise at CVS/pharmacy. The suspect left on foot, leaving his vehicle at the store. Police attempted to locate the suspect and the vehicle was towed.

Dec. 4, 8:39 p.m.

Police arrested a suspect believed to have shoplifted items from CVS/pharmacy.

Dec. 5, 8:57 a.m.

Police received a report of a woman shoplifting from CVS/pharmacy.

Dec. 5, 10:59 p.m.

A man contacted police and reported a woman in a vehicle who followed him home and told him, “God told me to follow you.”

Dec. 6, 9:29 p.m.

Police received a report of a suspicious man wearing a ski mask and pushing a small dirt bike near Avenue B.

Dec. 6, 11:01 p.m.

Police received a report of juveniles throwing a rock at car near Southwest Diner.

Dec. 7, 12:29 p.m.

 Police arrested a male after receiving a report of a woman screaming like she was being choked. The woman did not need medical assistance. The male had a North Las Vegas arrest warrant. 

Dec. 8, 4:42 p.m.

A caller requested police to perform a welfare check on a group of juveniles at an apartment where no adults had been seen for four days.

Dec. 8, 10:57 p.m.

A woman reported coming home and finding her back door “busted open” and jewelry missing.

Sssnake season is here

Those walking in their yards, at the park or on a desert hike need to be aware that snake season has begun.

Colon cancer screenings crucial for adults

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and women and the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, seven in 10 adults in the U.S. aged 50-75 are up to date with colorectal cancer screening; however, in 2021, the CDC lowered the recommended age for colorectal cancer screening for adults to begin at age 45.

Get to know your thyroid, its function

Did you know that one in 20 people has some kind of thyroid disorder?

Winter brings threat of virus convergence

Our local temperatures may seem mild, but we are facing some colder days and with that comes a winter chill — and sneezing, coughing, sore throat and more.

‘Spoof’ call temporarily locksdown high school

Boulder City High School was placed on a brief lockdown this morning after Boulder City Police dispatch received a “spoofed” all at 9:09 a.m. from someone claiming to be a teacher supposedly hiding from a gunman in the school, according to a city official.