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Police Blotter

March 3, 1:59 p.m.

A woman told police that her purse and $530 had been taken.

March 4, 7:59 a.m.

Police received a call about two small dogs chasing people.

March 4, 4:41 p.m.

A woman told police that she saw two spoons taped together in what she believed was a drug-related activity.

March 4, 8:09 p.m.

Police received a call about a dog that had been barking for more than two hours.

March 5, 8:41 a.m.

A woman told police that a man, who was wearing a coat and carrying a backpack, was staring at a house and trees. The woman said she didn’t believe the man belonged there.

March 5, 12:13 p.m.

A caller told police that a car had been stolen from a parking lot. Police later found the vehicle and told the caller it had been parked in an alley.

March 5, 4:33 p.m.

Police received a call about three men who were hitchhiking near Nevada Way. The caller said that the men would flip people off when drivers didn’t stop for them.

March 6, 6:56 a.m.

A semitrailer was on fire, police said.

March 6, 3:18 p.m.

A man told police that someone had stolen his trailer from his front yard.

March 7, 1:05 p.m.

Police received a call about a naked man running around a hotel.

March 8, 9:03 a.m.

A man told police that somebody threw toilet paper at his house. The man told police he believed that it might have been someone in his family.

March 9, 7:03 a.m.

A resident came into the police station to report a dead cat in the middle of the road.

March 9, 6:09 p.m.

Police received a report about a van that had been broken into. The person told police that a $135 scooter had been taken from the van.

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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

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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.