February 8, 2013

Middle school in Newport evacuated after bomb threat

By The Spokesman-Review
 

Sadie Halstead Middle School in Newport was evacuated Friday at 12:30 p.m. after a bomb threat was found written on a bathroom wall.

Students were transported to other school district facilities while Pend Oreille County Sheriff’s deputies searched the building with the aid of a bomb-sniffing K9.

No device was found.

Newport School District officials sent letters home with students and classes will resume on Monday.

The investigation will continue.


There are nine comments on this story. Click here to view comments >>

Get stories like this in a free daily email