Verndale school evacuated for smoke threat
Published 04/21/2010, Wadena Pioneer Journal
Verndale students and staff were evacuated from the school building Tuesday afternoon. Verndale fire chief Don Weniger said smoke in the wood shop, which may have been caused by a spark from a saw blade striking a nail, ignited some sawdust. No damage was done to the building. The school was evacuated but classes resumed for the seventh hour.Word count: 59
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