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Threatening note surfaces in another local school


March 08, 2007
Thursday PM

Ketchikan, Alaska - Ketchikan School Superintendent Harry Martin announced this afternoon that a similar note to one found at Schoenbar was found written on a stall in the girls' restroom at Houghtaling Elementary School Thursday afternoon.

Superintendent Martin made the announcement Thursday afternoon in an effort to inform parents of the incident. "For the safety of the students we will have an officer at Houghtaling School tomorrow," said Martin.

Martin said the district appreciates the concern of parents. The district along with the police will also be investigating the incident at Houghtaling School said the Superintendent.




Regular School Day At Schoenbar Thursday Says Superintendent - Thursday will be a regular school day for students attending Schoenbar Middle School according to a memo released by Superintendent Harry Martin this afternoon.

Absenteeism was high at Schoenbar Middle School Wednesday after leaks of a threatening message penciled in one of the bathrooms became public knowledge. According to the written message, there would be a shooting at the school on March 7th. - More...
Wednesday PM - March 07, 2007

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