Missoulian readers share 9/11 memories

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Photo of Matt Horning in the room The Lower Manhattan Development Corporation donated above the site on the 20th floor at 1 Liberty Plaza to family members of the 9/11 victims.  

A note that Collin Grote received from his middle school’s secretary letting him know his dad was safe.

Nephew lost

On Sept. 11, 2001, I was a carpenter building a log house atop a mountain south of Darby. The homeowner lived in a travel trailer at the jobsite. An antenna rigged to the roof gave spotty reception to a small portable TV. He had just heard on the news that a plane hit the World Trade Center.

I told him my nephew, Matthew,

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