Blesch Intermediate Placed on Temporary Lockdown for Possible Threat
09/26/2019- A potential threat had Menominee’s Blesch Intermediate School on lockdown yesterday. The Police Department reports the school was put on yellow alert for a threat which had students and staff sheltering in place. Law enforcement responded and found the site was secure and everyone in the school was safe. Upon further investigation, a 17-year-old male was taken into custody for making the threat, however, police stress that there was never any imminent danger presented to the school or the public. The situation remains under investigation.