11:02 a.m. A woman was yelling and screaming at an employee at the Shell station, 602 Camino del Rio.
5:12 p.m. A man was sleeping behind a dumpster in the 700 block of Narrow Gauge Avenue.
5:32 p.m. Four motorcyclists on dirt bikes were driving unsafely in the alleys of Three Springs, according to a report in the 400 block of Clear Spring Avenue.
8:18 p.m. A woman reported her vehicle was moved slightly, and items were taken in the 2900 block of East Second Avenue.
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8:17 a.m. Someone wanted to talk to a deputy about the theft of a motorcycle nine years ago, according to a report in the 400 block of Hillside Drive, in Forest Lakes subdivision.
11:41 a.m. The driver of a white Ford Excursion was swerving all over the road and almost caused a head-on crash while driving southbound on Colorado Highway 172 near Oxford.
2:35 p.m. A mother bear and her cub were in a tree with six children in the area, according to a report in the 7000 block of Buck Highway (County Road 521) south of Bayfield.
Firefighters and medics responded to 17 calls Wednesday, including two assaults and a vehicle on fire in the 1300 block of South Camino del Rio, near Home Depot.
Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an investigation.