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Police Blotter for Sept. 19


A woman called police to report she loaned her vehicle to her stepson and he did not bring it back as promised.


A woman was issued a citation for riding a bicycle on the sidewalk downtown.


A woman reported a white pickup truck with a canoe on top following her home.


A man called police to report that his boss shoved him to the ground.


Police received a report of an aggressive dog going after a mail carrier.


Police received a report of a home burglary where an old, valuable cookie jar was stolen, along with salt and pepper shakers.


Police received a report of a woman screaming and banging on a door at a residence near Avenue B, after she was involved in a domestic dispute and had a large cut on her arm. She was located at another residence and taken to St. Rose Sienna Hospital.


Someone called police to report that a ceramic snake valued at $45 was stolen from a flower bed.


Police received a report of a man in a red car asking cheerleaders, who were washing cars at Albertsons, to get in his car with him. He was said to be driving around the parking lot for 45 minutes.


Police received a report of a dog tied to a suitcase near a local motel, with a sign that read, “Free dog.”

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Hospital given two defibrillator monitors

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Locals receive COVID vaccines

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BC Guard member helps save D.C. crash victim

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Vaccine questions answered

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Officer’s calm demeanor deceptive

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Vaccines will help fight coronavirus

Many community members may remember standing in long lines at their elementary school, local armory or high school gymnasium in the early 1960s to receive the Sabin oral polio vaccine, drinking a red liquid from a tiny paper cup, that immunized millions, helped to eradicate polio, and is included on the World Health Organization’s List of Essential Medicines.

K-9 units double the duty

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Crash was ‘worst thing;’ five killed, driver charged with DUI

Michael Anderson was pedaling alongside some of his closest friends Dec. 10 on a stretch of highway near Searchlight, surrounded by miles of open desert, when a box truck plowed into the group of nearly 20 bicyclists and their safety escort vehicle.