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Governor Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Memory of Virginia Tech Tragedy
Flags will be flown at half-staff through sundown on Sunday, April 22nd.
(SALEM) - Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski has ordered all flags at public institutions be flown at half-staff today, Tuesday, April 17th, through sundown on Sunday, April 22nd, in memory of the lives lost at Virginia Tech yesterday.
“Yesterday’s events at Virginia Tech were not just a tragedy for Virginia, but for our entire nation,” said Governor Kulongoski.
“On behalf of Oregonians throughout the state, our thoughts and prayers are with the families, students and community of Virginia Tech as we mourn all those affected by this tragedy.”
See the other Salem-News.com reports on the Virginia Tech school shooting:
- April 17, 2007: Virginia Tech Launches Memorial Website to Honor Shooting Victims (VIDEO)
- April 17, 2007: Virginia Tech Gunman Identified (VIDEO)
- April 17, 2007: Victims, Gunman Names Coming Out from Massacre at Virginia Tech
- April 17, 2007: Memorial Fund Established in Wake of Virginia Tech Massacre
- April 17, 2007: Governor Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Memory of Virginia Tech Tragedy
- April 17, 2007: Massacre at Virginia Tech Leaves 33 Dead
- April 16, 2007: Oregon Universities to Offer Counseling in Wake of Virginia Tech Shootings
- April 16, 2007: State Schools Superintendent Issues Statement on Virginia Tech Shootings
- April 16, 2007: Death Count at Virginia Tech rises to 33 Including Gunman
- April 16, 2007: Death Toll Rises to 32 in Virginia Tech Campus Shootings
- April 16, 2007: Virginia Tech Campus Shootings Leave 22 Dead; Gunman Killed
- April 16, 2007: Police Report Multiple Fatalities in Virginia School Shooting
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