Governor orders flags flown at half-staff Monday



Today Governor Kitzhaber ordered all flags at public institutions throughout Oregon be flown at half-staff on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, in remembrance of the events of Sept. 11, 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.”