By Christie Burns, 9-17-12
6:29 a.m. Barking dogs irritated a sleepless man on Rhodes Draw.
6:56 a.m. Seven or eight black cows were seen wandering down Badrock Drive in Columbia Falls.
8:01 a.m. According to a caller, a man in a red truck neglected to stop when a school bus on Liberty Street had its stop sign out.
8:06 a.m. An crossing-guard on Wyoming Street reported that a woman talking on her cell phone almost ran over her and a small child.
11:40 a.m. Two loose Labrador retrievers were apprehended and hauled home.
11:42 a.m. The owner of a truck repair company in Evergreen claimed that the man who recently stole from him returned and attempted to sell back the stolen items.
3:26 p.m. A concerned citizen on Hutton Ranch Road reportedly saw a man lounging in his minivan with an open can of Budweiser. The caller added that several empties were strewn about the dash.
5:34 p.m. A Hungry Horse man reported that his neighbor drove by and flipped him off.
6:51 p.m. A Columbia Falls woman said that her ex-boyfriend and his friends have been sending her cruel text messages.
7:51 p.m. A woman on Nicklaus Avenue reported that an intoxicated man showed up at her house then wandered off.
7:57 p.m. A bear dug through someone’s garbage on Adison Square.
9:45 p.m. Someone called in to talk about an injured owl.
10:32 p.m. A man who “lives” in a van in an Evergreen parking lot reported that four carloads of people were outside urinating on the pavement.
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