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Police Blotter

May 19, 8:31 a.m.

A caller told police that seven drunken people were yelling and pushing each other.

May 20, 2:24 p.m.

A woman told police she needed help getting a big crow out of her home.

May 20, 3:29 p.m.

Police received a call about jewelry that was stolen from a resident’s house.

May 21, 1:26 a.m.

Police received a call about a man who was picking up rocks and throwing them near Adams Boulevard.

May 21, 7:25 p.m.

A woman told police that another woman was pounding on her door. The caller told police she did not know who the woman was.

May 22, 1:20 p.m.

Police received a call about a man who fell asleep in his truck.

May 23, 12:22 p.m.

Police received a call about a couple who was possibly having intercourse near the tennis courts at the high school.

May 23, 5:39 p.m.

Police received a call about a man who was eating marijuana cookies.

May 24, 6:56 a.m.

Police received a call about a Toyota Prius that was driving northbound in the southbound lane of U.S. Highway 93.

May 24, 9:13 p.m.

Police received call about shots fired.

May 25, 9:38 a.m.

A call came in about a loose chihuahua, police said.

May 25, 11:27 a.m.

Police found a red iPod at one of the baseball fields at Veterans’ Memorial Park.

May 25, 12:51 p.m.

Police found a panting dog that was locked inside of a car with the windows cracked. Police warned the driver about leaving the dog inside of the car.

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.