St. Croix Valley’s Annual 9/11 US Flag Waving Tribute Starts at Midnight

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The St. Croix Valley will once again pay tribute to those lost on Sept. 11, 2001.

The valley’s annual 9/11 US Flag waving remembrance starts at midnight on Stagecoach Trail above I-94 in West Lakeland. Fire trucks will drive under the bridge at 4:30 p.m. sharp on Friday, Sept. 11.

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The 9.11 US Flag waving starts at Midnight. Tag yourself in at this location when you stop by so others can be part of…

Posted by Agave Kitchen Hudson WI on Thursday, September 10, 2015

Residents will pay tribute by gathering and waving flags for 24 hours straight. The annual tribute was started by Paul Rode, owner of Agave Kitchen in Hudson.

Here is a video of last year’s fire departments paying tribute:

The Stillwater Ponies Football program and the Ponies Touchdown Club will honor Stillwater area first responders during Friday’s football game Friday against East Ridge at Pony Field.

Here’s a few photos from the bridge:





Stillwater photographer Dave Parker shared these photos:


Hudson Fire truck (Dave Parker)


Bayport Police (Dave Parker)


Bayport Fire truck (Dave Parker)

If you pay tribute to those lost on 9/11, post photos or videos on Stillwater Current’s Facebook page, on the Pictures of Stillwater Facebook page or send them in an email to

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