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Press Release
September 11, 2001
Public/Media advisory - National Guard increases security
Salem, Ore.- As a response to the reported terrorist attacks on America, The Oregon National Guard has increased security to a higher level. Under these conditions, the specific security details can not released. In addition, the Oregon National Guard is reviewing all public uses of our facilities. In addition, the Oregon National Guard's two air bases, Portland Air Base and Kingsley Field, in Klamath Falls, have also gone to a higher level of security. All Active Air Force and Air National Guard Bases have been directed to this level.

The Oregon National Guard is not aware of any threats to it, or any other facilities in Oregon. However, we are alerting our units and preparing to deal with any problems that might arise. We are in direct communication with the Oregon State Police, the governor's office, and other federal and state agencies as needed.
For more information contact:
Maj. Jeff Julum
(503) 584-3885