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SharePoint 3.0 Event ID: 2436, Gatherer

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Receiving the below error in SharePoint 3.0 every 5 minutes.  I know very little about SharePoint if any but was asked to clean up Warning and Administer SharePoint while learning.

Event ID: 2436
Source: Window SharePoint Services 3.0
Category: Gatherer
Computer: Server01

The start address <sts3://sharepoint.domain.com/contentdbid={661d1711-f910-4403-908c-591210f8c94a}> cannot be crawled.

Context: Application 'Search index file on the search server', Catalog 'Search'

      The object was not found.   (0x80041201)

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Any help or suggestion is appreciated

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