Police Calls: Bear impedes use of grill

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Thursday, May 30

12:28 p.m. A black bear was spotted near City Beach.

5:15 p.m. A man appeared to be drinking and had beer cans on top of his vehicle at a Baker Avenue parking lot.

6:10 p.m. A car on Highway 93 had run out of gas and was blocking traffic.

Friday, May 31

8:50 a.m. Owner of a truck and boat wanted to know if he could park them on the street on Meadowlark Lane.

4:46 p.m. A car parked on Central Avenue appeared to have been hit by a golf ball.

4:47 p.m. A man on Central Avenue was selling paintings from a van.

8:03 p.m. Two trucks were tearing down Park Avenue.

11:07 A loud party with yelling and music was reported on Colorado Avenue.

Saturday, June 1

2:16 a.m. A bike rider, who was likely intoxicated, fell off his bike on Good Avenue.

11:30 a.m. A small black and white dog was loose on West Second Street and Good Avenue.

6:19 p.m. A dog was wandering around on Pine Avenue.

7:17 p.m. A man riding his bike on Edgewood Place got off and then threw the bike into a yard.

8:24 p.m. A pickup truck on Cedar Street was parked on the wrong side of the road and blocking a fire hydrant.

Sunday, June 2

8:58 a.m. A young black bear was heading toward town from Marina Crest Lane.

12:29 p.m. A bear was getting into a grill on Glenwood Road and wasn’t scared of people.

1:12 p.m. Bears were spotted on Dakota Avenue.

Tuesday, June 4

9:34 a.m. An iPad was reported stolen from a room on Seventh Street.

10:39 a.m. A man on Karrow Avenue had been locked out of a house and wanted to be let back in to retrieve his keys and belongings.

1:25 p.m. A blue tick hound puppy was found on Fourth Street.

5:41 p.m. A chip truck was broken down on Montana 40.

6:39 p.m. Two juveniles were sitting on the top of a garage on First Street.

7:08 p.m. A greenish wallet was found near the Farmers Market downtown.

8:42 p.m. A caller on Somers Avenue suspected that sugar had been put in their gas tank.

Wednesday, June 5

12:38 a.m. A bear was going through garbage on Houston Drive.

3:36 a.m. A bear appeared to have gotten into a garbage can on Minnesota Avenue.

8:40 a.m. Despite concerns a truck and trailer on Second Street were parking legally.

8:57 a.m. After being advised of city ordinance, a caller said they would find an alternative solution besides shooting a “bunch of gophers” with an air rifle.

5:42 p.m. People were throwing things in a driveway and yelling on Waverly Place.

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