Rumors of a threat against Pine City High School earlier today are currently under investigation by the Pine County Sheriff's Office. The district released the following info:
"Dear Parents and Community,
The school has been made aware of rumors of a threat made at the high school today. We take all threats to the school very seriously. Law enforcement was made aware and is involved. We have taken steps to assure the safety of our students. Because this is a student concern, state and federal law prohibit the school district from releasing any information regarding specific student data, including any consequences that may have been issued.
As stated before, we are aware, law enforcement has been notified and is involved. There is not a current safety concern in regards to incidents at school today.
Sincerely, Annette Freiheit, Superintendent Troy Anderson, High School Principal"