Kitzhaber Orders Flags Flown At Half-Staff In Remembrance Of Sept. 11

Today Governor Kitzhaber has ordered all flags at public institutions throughout Oregon be flown at half-staff in remembrance of the events of September 11th, 2001. 
“We pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the attacks on September 11, 2001 and honor the men and women who serve and protect our nation today,” Governor Kitzhaber said. “We continue to face challenges as a state and as a nation, but today we are reminded of the shared values that give us strength, resolve, and determination.” 

This entry was posted on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 and is filed under Local News, State News.