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Authorities evacuated 900 students from schools in Cle Elum, Washington, and shut down a highway after a bomb threat was found on a high school computer.

CLE ELUM, Wash. (Reuters) February 28, 2012 -- Authorities evacuated 900 students from a three-school compound in Cle Elum, Washington, and shut down a highway February 28 after a bomb threat was found on a computer at the high school.

Police used bomb dogs to search the high school, middle-school, and elementary school but found no explosives, officials said.

The three schools are located in a single complex along state route 903, which was shut down for several hours by the Washington State Patrol between Cle Elum and Roslyn.

Link: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/29/us-washington-school-threat-idUSTRE81S05520120229

Source: DHS Daily Report, March 1, 2012

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