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Sheriff's office finds no threat in Manhattan schools

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MANHATTAN, Mont - The Gallatin County Sheriff's Office said no threat was found in Manhattan schools, Monday, after the schools were placed on a soft lockdown. 

The sheriff's office used a K-9 unit trained to smell out odors associated with firearms.

Superintendent Scott Chauvet issued a message on Monday morning, saying that the administration found a "written message" that was concerning.

Students were released for the day and buses ran at 11:20 and remaining students can be picked up by their parents.

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