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School bomb threat prompts evacuations

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A bomb threat canceled classes at a Vermont school Wednesday.

Officials at Black River Middle and High School say they received a threat Wednesday morning that a bomb would go off at 9 a.m. The school immediately implemented safety procedures, evacuating students to emergency locations off school grounds and notifying parents to pick up their kids.

School was closed for the rest of the day and state police are investigating the threat.

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