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A bomb threat to the Central Valley School District canceled classes at University High School on Wednesday. 

The school, along with Chester Elementary and Horizon Middle School were placed on lockdown Wednesday morning after a bomb threat was sent in via email, according to Deputy Mark Gregory with the Spokane County Sheriff's Office. 

Classes at University High School were canceled and parents were asked to pick up their kids at Valley Point Church on S. Pines. 

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