Aitkin Fire Department 9/11 Remembrance Walk on Saturday

Aitkin Fire Department 9/11 Remembrance Walk on Saturday

September 9, 2021 News News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/9/21)

(Aitkin, MN) — Honoring the lives lost and the heroes that answered the call to action during America’s darkest time on September 11th, 2001 will be on the minds of the Aitkin Fire Department and their 9-11 Remembrance Walk & Ceremony on Saturday.

Our Doug Gillette spoke with event organizer Seth Jacobs on the events scheduled for the 20th anniversary of the tragic events

The event is free for all to attend, whether they want to participate in the walk or not.

20th Anniversary shirts will also be sold during the event.

Jacobs hopes to see representation from area fire departments and other first responders for this important event.

The 9-11 Remembrance Walk & Ceremony begins at 8:46am from the Aitkin Fire Department and will end at the Aitkin County Courthouse before concluding with a short ceremony.