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After threat, Salem Hospital back to normal

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SALEM, OR (KPTV/AP) -

Salem Hospital says a threat the led to increased security measures has diminished, and it is operating as usual.

The hospital said in a statement Wednesday that police officers remain will be present and visible on the campus.

On Tuesday, officers said a caller threatened to bring a firearm to the hospital and use it against the staff.

Police said a man made more than one threatening call, but they released no details.

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