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No one hurt after possible firecracker explosion at BHS


No one was injured Friday morning after what was believed to be a firecracker explosion in the Brainerd High School gym.

BHS Principal Andrea Rusk said the disruption was very alarming but within five minutes everything was back to normal at the school.

Superintendent Steve Razidlo said that earlier in the day his office had received word a prank might be pulled in the courtyard, so officials closed the courtyard and continued to follow up on the tip.

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