Threat sparks quick response

  • Officer Wyatt Nahale keeps watch at Kealakehe Intermediate School Friday morning. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • A police car is parked outside of Hilo Intermediate School Friday morning in Hilo. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)
  • A skateboarder rolls down Waianuenue Avenue as a police car is parked outside of Hilo Intermediate School Friday morning in Hilo. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)

HILO — It was largely business as usual Friday at Big Island schools despite a threat posted to social media Thursday aimed at Hilo Intermediate School.