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Altoona Mirror
Dr. David A. CorsoHe was born in Altoona, son of the late Dominic M. and Mary A. (Cuzzolina) Cors
Dr. David A. Corso
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Dominic M. and Mary A. (Cuzzolina) Corso. On July 5, 1958, he married Georgia M. Allbaugh in Johnstown. Surviving are his wife; two sons: David F. Corso (Kimberly S.) of Point Pleasant, N.J., and Dominic A.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Police charge 14 in large heroin bust"Norman P. Gomez Heroin Trafficking Organization." The investigation, a joint
Police charge 14 in large heroin bust
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
"Norman P. Gomez Heroin Trafficking Organization." The investigation, a joint effort by the district attorney's office, Altoona Police Department and Blair County Drug Task Force with support from Operation Our Town, revealed that Gomez... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Dozens oppose AASD’s choice to move principalbooks, desks and chairs. Our (average) class size was too much for a school wit
Dozens oppose AASD’s choice to move principal
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
books, desks and chairs. Our (average) class size was too much for a school with a poverty rate of 90 percent," she said. Altoona Area School Board closed two schools in 2013, but it first allowed taxpayers to air their concerns as state law... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidyfrom the Essential Air Service program, which provides the subsidy so those ai
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidy
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
from the Essential Air Service program, which provides the subsidy so those airports can offer passenger service. Altoona-Blair County Airport Manager Tracy Plessinger stressed Monday that the notice has no impact on flights booked through... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 Franciscan leaders charged in abuse of more than 100 children in Pennsylvaniamolest three additional children. The charges come two weeks after a grand jur
3 Franciscan leaders charged in abuse of more than 100 children in Pennsylvania
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
molest three additional children. The charges come two weeks after a grand jury report accused two former bishops of the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese of covering up or failing to act swiftly enough on abuse claims against more than 50 priests from... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Sheetz to interview for open jobs in Berks storesThe Altoona-based company will hold open job interviews to fill a projected 400
Sheetz to interview for open jobs in Berks stores
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 hours ago
The Altoona-based company will hold open job interviews to fill a projected 400 sales associated and shift supervisor positions in the Reading, Lancaster and Harrisburg areas. Interviews will be conducted between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Wednesday at the... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats re
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 4 hours ago
to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats reported nationwide. Valley High School and Altoona Elementary School in the Des Moines area and Excelsior Middle School in Marion and Tate High School in Iowa City... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 8 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Authorities Investigate Bomb Threats At Iowa, Minnesota Schoolsto determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats re
Authorities Investigate Bomb Threats At Iowa, Minnesota Schools
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 9 hours ago
to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats reported nationwide. Valley High School and Altoona Elementary School in the Des Moines area and Excelsior Middle School in Marion and Tate High School in Iowa City... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats re
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 hours ago
to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats reported nationwide. Valley High School and Altoona Elementary School in the Des Moines area and Excelsior Middle School in Marion and Tate High School in Iowa City... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats re
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?
KTTC Rochester / Posted 9 hours ago
to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats reported nationwide. Valley High School and Altoona Elementary School in the Des Moines area and Excelsior Middle School in Marion and Tate High School in Iowa City... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats re
Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes?
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 hours ago
to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats reported nationwide. Valley High School and Altoona Elementary School in the Des Moines area and Excelsior Middle School in Marion and Tate High School in Iowa City... Read more
3 related stories
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 11 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
11 News Houston / Posted 11 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Monday's local scoresAquinas, 90.50 4. G-E-T, 83 5. Mauston, 80.50 Division 2 at Bloomer Girls t
Monday's local scores
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 11 hours ago
Aquinas, 90.50 4. G-E-T, 83 5. Mauston, 80.50 Division 2 at Bloomer Girls team results: 1. Black River Falls, 115 2. Altoona, 113 3. Bloomer, 98 4. Arcadia, 96.50 5. Elk Mound, 92.50 Boys team results: 1. Chetek/Weyerhaeuser, 122 2.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Cook, McGhee picked as top starscommunity of Bedford." Bedford certainly deserved the nod, because it made its
Cook, McGhee picked as top stars
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
community of Bedford." Bedford certainly deserved the nod, because it made its presence felt at Monday night's 11th annual Altoona Mirror Athlete of the Year banquet. Making a strong argument for one of the greatest male classes in the history of a... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideshortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and stu
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KING5 Seattle / Posted 15 hours ago
shortly after 11 a.m. The school was searched, no explosives were found and students were allowed to return to class. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Mazzilli Slides In, B-Mets Walk OffB-Mets earned their first walk-off of the season and their first since Vince Be
Mazzilli Slides In, B-Mets Walk Off
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 18 hours ago
B-Mets earned their first walk-off of the season and their first since Vince Belnome hit a walk-off homer 9/7/15 against Altoona…all four of Victor Cruzado's home runes have come at NYSEG Stadium…the B-Mets first four hits went for extra... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Automated bomb threats to schools 'send shock waves'did force school evacuations. Concerned parent Jennifer Payne said she had man
Automated bomb threats to schools 'send shock waves'
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 18 hours ago
did force school evacuations. Concerned parent Jennifer Payne said she had many questions after hearing her daughter's Altoona elementary school was a target of what appears to be a nationwide bomb threat hoax. “I thought ‘Well what did I say... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Prairie Meadows Board Will Vote to Release IRS Audit to PublicALTOONA, Iowa — The Prairie Meadows Board of Directors will decide Wednesday wh
Prairie Meadows Board Will Vote to Release IRS Audit to Public
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 19 hours ago
ALTOONA, Iowa — The Prairie Meadows Board of Directors will decide Wednesday whether the public will get to see an audit conducted by the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS launched the audit in 2014. It recently notified attorneys for Prairie... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians minor league roundup for May 23• Jordan Smith went 2-for-3 with a double, walk and two runs, but Double-A Akro
Cleveland Indians minor league roundup for May 23
The Morning Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
• Jordan Smith went 2-for-3 with a double, walk and two runs, but Double-A Akron (31-12) fell, 7-5, at Altoona. Ivan Castillo drove in a pair of runs for the RubberDucks, who were a woeful 3-for-13 with runners in scoring position. • Greg Allen’s... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwideHigh School in Woodside and Stanton Middle School in Stanton received similar c
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KING5 Seattle / Posted 20 hours ago
High School in Woodside and Stanton Middle School in Stanton received similar calls within the next half hour. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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First Coast News
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
First Coast News / Posted 20 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 21 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KTVB Boise / Posted 21 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 21 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 21 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwidebomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside E
Wave of bomb threats hits schools nationwide
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 21 hours ago
bomb threats were also reported at Mispillion Elementary School and Sunnyside Elementary School earlier in the morning. — Altoona: The school received a bomb threat at 11:54 a.m. saying bombs were inside the school. Students were relocated to a... Read more
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