precautionary measure, Maple Grove Senior High was evacuated shortly
after 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon due to the detection of a gas odor in the
Students who drove or walked were dismissed early; remaining
students were evacuated to the Maple Grove Sports Dome, where buses will
pick them up and take them home shortly.
CenterPoint Energy gave the all-clear to return to the Maple Grove
Senior High building at about 2 p.m., according to the district. Activities held immediately after school remain
cancelled, but evening activities resumed as scheduled.