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June 19, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Kentucky

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 18, 2021

June 19, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Kentucky

Following a request by the Adjutant General of Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered flags at all state buildings to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, June 19, in honor of …

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June 26, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Idaho

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 17, 2021

June 26, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Idaho

Governor Brad Little ordered U.S. flags and Idaho state flags to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, June 26, to honor former Idaho Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles F. (Chuck …

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June 17, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Kansas

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 17, 2021

June 17, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Kansas

In accordance with Executive Order #20-30, Governor Laura Kelly has directed flags be lowered to half-staff throughout the state effective from sunup Thursday, June 17 to sunset, in honor of Staff Sgt …

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June 19, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Illinois

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 16, 2021

June 19, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Illinois

Honoring Juneteenth National Freedom DayUnited States and Illinois flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Sunset on Saturday, June 19, 2021.The Department of Central Management Services has received noti …

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June 14, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Iowa

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 14, 2021

June 14, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Iowa

Gov. Kim Reynolds has ordered all flags in Iowa to fly at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Monday, June 14, 2021 to honor a fallen U.S. soldier.Army Cpl. Eldert J. Beek, of Sibley, Iowa, was repor …

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June 14, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 14, 2021

June 14, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

Governor Tim Walz has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all State and Federal buildings in Minnesota, from sunrise until sunset, on Monday, June 14, 2021, i …

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June 12, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Montana

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 12, 2021

June 12, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Montana

Governor Greg Gianforte has ordered all flags in the State of Montana to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, June 12, 2021 in memory of Tim Hart, a West Yellowstone smokejumper …

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June 12, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Indiana

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 12, 2021

June 12, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Indiana

Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags in Elkhart County to be flown at half-staff in honor and remembrance of former Mayor of Elkhart, David "Dave" Lee Miller.Flags should be flown at half-staff …

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June 12 , 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wisconsin

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 11, 2021

June 12 , 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wisconsin

— Gov. Tony Evers today ordered the flags of the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff on Sat., June 12, 2021, in honor of firefighter Joshua D. Fedie of the …

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June 11, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 11, 2021

June 11, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the COVID-19-related death of Susanville Police Department Officer Ryan Barham:“Jennifer and I extend our heartfelt condolences to …

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June 11, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 11, 2021

June 11, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy and First Lady Rose Dunleavy issued the following statement on the passing of Tom Fink, who served in the Alaska State House of Representatives from 1967 to 1976, was the …

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June 11, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wyoming

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 09, 2021

June 11, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wyoming

Governor Mark Gordon has ordered both the U.S. and Wyoming State Flags be flown at half-staff statewide from sunrise to sunset on Friday, June 11, 2021 in honor and memory of wildland firefighter and …

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June 9, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 09, 2021

June 9, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the deaths of San Diego Police Department Detectives Ryan Park and Jamie Huntley-Park:“Jennifer and I are deeply saddened by the tr …

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June 9, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - New Jersey

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 07, 2021

June 9, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - New Jersey

Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 245, ordering the flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, a …

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June 6, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Maryland

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 04, 2021

June 6, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Maryland

This is to advise that Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the Maryland State Flag lowered to half-staff at sunrise, Sunday, June 6, 2021 and returned to full-staff at sunset, Sunday, June 6, 2021 for Fi …

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June 5, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Michigan

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 04, 2021

June 5, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Michigan

Governor Whitmer has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags within the State Capitol Complex to be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, June 5 to honor the life and service of former State Senator Donald Eugen …

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June 4, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 03, 2021

June 4, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Governor Dunleavy has ordered the U.S. and Alaska state flags to fly at half-staff sunrise to sunset on Friday, June 4, 2021, in honor of former Senator Albert Kookesh.Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy an …

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June 4, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wisconsin

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 03, 2021

June 4, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wisconsin

Gov. Tony Evers signed Executive Order #118 ordering the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff on Fri., June 4, 2021 in honor of Maj. Gen. James G. Blaney who …

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June 3, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 03, 2021

June 3, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Governor Dunleavy has ordered the Alaska state flags to fly at half-staff sunrise to sunset on Thursday, June 3, 2021, in honor of Dutch Harbor Remembrance Day.Dutch Harbor Remembrance DayWHEREAS, on …

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June 2, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Kentucky

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 02, 2021

June 2, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Kentucky

Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered flags at all state buildings to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Wednesday, June 2, in honor of a Kentucky sailor who was killed in the Japanese attack …

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June 2, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 02, 2021

June 2, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement today on Los Angeles County Firefighter Specialist Tory Carlon, who was fatally shot at a fire station in Agua Dulce:“Together with all Californian …

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June 1, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Arizona

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Jun 01, 2021

June 1, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Arizona

Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff until sunset today, June 1, 2021, to honor Phoenix Police Officer Ginarro New, who died from a car accident while on d …

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June 1, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Virginia

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 31, 2021

June 1, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Virginia

This is to order that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia is to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol and all local, state, and federal buildings and grounds in respect and memory of the …

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May 29, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Kentucky

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 28, 2021

May 29, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Kentucky

Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered flags at all state buildings to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, May 29, in honor of a Kentucky sailor who was killed in the Japanese attack o …

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May 17-27, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Louisiana

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 27, 2021

May 17-27, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Louisiana

This morning, Gov. John Bel Edwards issued the following statement on the death of former Gov. Charles Elson “Buddy” Roemer III who served as Louisiana’s 52nd governor from 1988-1992.“From the fields …

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May 26, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - North Dakota

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 25, 2021

May 26, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - North Dakota

Gov. Doug Burgum has directed all government agencies to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff on Wednesday, May 26, and encourages North Dakotans to do the same at their homes an …

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May 25, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Pennsylvania

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 25, 2021

May 25, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Pennsylvania

Governor Tom Wolf ordered the commonwealth flag on all commonwealth facilities, public buildings and grounds to fly at half-staff to honor former Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Stephe …

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May 24-26, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Illinois

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 24, 2021

May 24-26, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Illinois

United States and Illinois flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.The Department of Central Management Services has received notice fromGovernor JB Pritzker that all p …

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May 30, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - New York

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 24, 2021

May 30, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - New York

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed flags on State government buildings to be flown at half-staff and state landmarks to be lit red, white and blue on Sunday, May 30 to honor the essential workers …

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May 25, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wisconsin

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 21, 2021

May 25, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wisconsin

Gov. Tony Evers signed Executive Order #117 ordering the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff on Tues., May 25, 2021 in honor of Army Sgt. 1st Class Nicholas …

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May 23, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Indiana

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 21, 2021

May 23, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Indiana

Governor Holcomb ordered U.S. and Indiana flags in Delaware County to half-staff in honor of former Indiana State Representative Hurley Goodall.
May 21, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 21, 2021

May 21, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy and First Lady Rose Dunleavy issued the following statement on the passing of former Alaska State Senator Paul Fischer, who served from 1983-1992:“Paul Fischer served his …

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May 18, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Virginia

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 17, 2021

May 18, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Virginia

This is to order that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia is to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol in respect and memory of former Virginia Secretary of Public Safety Gary K. Aronhalt. …

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