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Police Blotter

Sept. 30, 11:59 a.m.

A woman called police and said the back door that was previously locked was now unlocked. The woman said she believed a ceiling fan was missing.

Sept. 30, 6:56 p.m.

A woman said a real estate agent who owns the property next to her was threatening to bulldoze a block wall between their properties because of a landscaping dispute, according to police.

Oct. 1, 1:32 p.m.

Police received reports of a man with a sign hitchhiking on southbound U.S. Highway 93.

Oct. 1, 6:59 p.m.

A man called police and said someone was chasing him and threw a rock through his windshield.

Oct. 2, 10:03 a.m.

A woman told police that someone broke into her home and stole her dog dishes and dog food.

Oct. 2, 1:28 p.m.

A woman told police she wanted to report the theft of her son’s driver’s license in the Albertsons parking lot.

Oct. 2, 2:53 p.m.

A woman came home and found her windows broken, according to police. The woman said that some jewelry had been taken.

Oct. 3, 3:06 a.m.

Police received a call about a man defecating on the side of a building.

Oct. 4, 9:19 a.m.

A caller told police there were two people under a blanket, and she believed they were doing something under the blanket. Police advised her it was only two kids playing.

Oct. 5, 4:21 a.m.

Police warned a man about yelling obscenities in Boulder City’s downtown district.

Oct. 5, 2:57 p.m.

A woman said her neighbor had been shooting her dog with a pellet gun, according to police.

Oct. 6, 11:31 a.m.

Police received a call from someone who was upset because the owner of a yellow Labrador didn’t pick up the dog’s droppings.

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.