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Scranton athletics "paused" for safety

The announcement was made on social media.
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SCRANTON, Pa. — The Scranton School District announced via Twitter that all extracurricular and pre-season athletic activities are on pause until further notice.

According to the superintendent, the decision was made as a precautionary measure and is effective immediately.

There's no word on what specifically led to the suspension of activities but officials in Scranton say it's all to keep students safe.