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ImPACT Testing Helps Identify Concussions

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Whether it’s during a game of football or the result of a nasty fall, getting hit in the head shouldn’t be taken lightly. Any trauma to the head can lead to a concussion – a mild traumatic brain injury that occurs when the head moves at a rapid speed and then suddenly stops, causing... »

Warm Cars for Thieves

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Each year, about this time, the Merriam Police Department receives numerous calls about stolen vehicles. The Scenario Goes Something Like This: The weather is cold, snowy, and/or icy. Someone starts up his/her car outside their home and runs back inside for “just a few minutes” to let it warm up. Upon returning, the vehicle... »