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Colorado school officials consider razing site of Columbine massacre

The proposal calls for placing a bond measure seeking $60 million to $70 million on a future ballot to pay for the demolition of the existing school and construction of a new school to replace it just west of the current site. Under the superintendent`s plan, the new campus would still be called Columbine High School, "honouring the pride and spirit the community has with the name," and its school mascot and colours would remain unchanged.

Jun 07, 2019, 09:25 AM IST

Over a dozen Colorado schools placed under security alert citing a 'potential credible threat'

Colorado`s Columbine High School and at least 20 surrounding schools were placed under a "lockout" security alert on Tuesday as authorities cited a "potential credible threat" posed by an 18-year-old woman described as armed and "extremely dangerous."

Apr 17, 2019, 06:33 AM IST