A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

During Flag Day week, a flap was avoided

Written June 14th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

As everybody knows, Friday was Flag Day. And as luck would have it, during the week of Flag Day the Albany City Council avoided a flap over flags.

Flags at City Hall: Issue returns to life

Written October 11th, 2023 by Hasso Hering

Albany may face a renewed discussion about what flags other than the traditional ones to display at City Hall.

Albany council to consider a flag policy

Written June 10th, 2023 by Hasso Hering

Albany city officials have worked up a policy on displaying flags, a policy that allows for the gay-pride flag the city council voted to display for the month of June.

Flags at Albany City Hall: Taking a look

Written June 2nd, 2023 by Hasso Hering

An evening bike ride took me past Albany City Hall on Thursday, June 1, and I saw the results of action the city council took on May 24 in the matter of flags on display.

Three things to notice at Albany Station

Written September 11th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

The temporary fencing at Albany Station caught my eye on Saturday. It was not the only noticeable thing there, I found when I stopped to take a closer look.

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