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Police Blotter

May 13, 1:06 a.m.

A woman called police and said a man hit her. The man was yelling in the background and said the woman tried to stab him. The man was picked up by his uncle.

May 13, 4:42 a.m.

A person called and said a man was naked inside a Toyota Tundra. The caller said the man was trying to solicit people by making gestures.

May 13, 11:42 a.m.

A man went to the police station and turned in what he believed were crack pipes.

May 13, 2:30 p.m.

A woman called and said her husband tried to kill her. When police arrived at the scene, they noticed cuts on the woman’s arm, but said they appeared to be self-inflicted.

May 14, 7:44 a.m.

Police received a call about four bighorn sheep crossing the road near Railroad Pass.

May 14, 7:39 p.m.

A caller said a man wearing multicolored board shorts was flashing his private parts at passing cars.

May 14, 8:29 p.m.

A person called and said a man was cussing and yelling at his dog. The caller said there is a restraining order against the man, and he’s not allowed to do that to the dog.

May 16, 9:52 a.m.

A person called the police after being bitten by a cat.

May 16, 11:18 a.m.

A man called police and said his semitrailer hit an unoccupied red Kia.

May 17, 10:17 a.m.

A call came in saying neighbors were concerned about people helping themselves to items in a trailer.

May 17, 11:03 a.m.

Boulder City police assisted Las Vegas police with a person who was threatening to blow up Hoover Dam.

May 17, 12:53 p.m.

Police responded to a scene and told a person to not use a bullhorn to yell profanities at neighbors.

May 17, 3:19 p.m.

Police received a call of an extremely large tire in the road causing cars to swerve.

May 18, 2:03 p.m.

A person called about neighbors jumping up and down, running back and forth and screaming all night.

May 19, 9:17 a.m.

A caller said a film crew was surrounding and touching his 1998 Corvette convertible.

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.