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May 6, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Nevada

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 06, 2021

May 6, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Nevada

Today, by executive order, Governor Steve Sisolak ordered the flags of the United States and the State of Nevada to be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and State public buildings and grounds b …

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May 3-7, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Ohio

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 05, 2021

May 3-7, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Ohio

The funeral for Nelsonville Firefighter Jeff Armes will take place on Friday, May 7, 2021. Flags may be raised back to full-staff on Friday at sunset. Governor DeWine ordered U.S. & Ohio flags t …

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May 5, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Tennessee

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on May 05, 2021

May 5, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Tennessee

By order of the Governor, flags over the State Capitol are to fly at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, in honor of former State Senator Thelma Harper, who passed away on …

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April 30, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Arizona

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Apr 30, 2021

April 30, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Arizona

Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff until sunset today, April 30, 2021, to honor Chandler Police Officer Christopher Farrar, who was killed in the line of …

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April 30, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wyoming

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Apr 29, 2021

April 30, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Wyoming

Governor Mark Gordon has ordered the Wyoming State Flag be flown at half staff at the Capitol in Cheyenne and in Fremont County from sunrise to sunset on April 30, 2021 in honor and memory of W. Jack …

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April 27, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

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

April 27, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

Governor Walz has directed all flags at state and federal buildings in Minnesota be flown at half-staff April 27, 2021 to honor Minnesota Detention Deputy Mark Edward Anderson.Individuals, busine …

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April 24, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Ohio

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Apr 23, 2021

April 24, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Ohio

Governor DeWine ordered U.S. & Ohio flags to half-staff on April 24, 2021 to honor U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Kyle McKee. Flags are already currently at half-staff to honor former Vice President Mon …

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April 23, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Missouri

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

April 23, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Missouri

Today, Governor Mike Parson ordered that U.S. and Missouri flags at government buildings statewide be flown at half-staff on Friday, April 23, in honor of Missouri National Guard Major Joshua W. Kolde …

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April 21, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

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

April 21, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - California

Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the COVID-19-related death of Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Sergeant Anthony Ray White:“Jennifer and I were saddened to lear …

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April 19, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

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

April 19, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

Governor Walz has directed all flags at state and federal buildings in Minnesota be flown at half-staff April 19, 2021 to honor the lives lost to COVID-19.Individuals, businesses, and other organizati …

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April 16-20, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Indiana

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

April 16-20, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Indiana

Governor Eric J. Holcomb offered the following statement regarding last night’s mass shooting:“This is another heartbreaking day and I’m shaken by the mass shooting at the FedEx Ground facility in Ind …

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April 16, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Virginia

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Apr 15, 2021

April 16, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Virginia

Governor Northam ordered Virginia state flags to half-staff on April 16, 2021 in respect and memory of the victims of the Virginia Tech shooting, their families, and the entire Virginia Tech comm …

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April 16, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Michigan

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Apr 15, 2021

April 16, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Michigan

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags within the State Capitol Complex to be lowered to half-staff on Friday, April 16 to honor the life and service of former State Sen. Mark J …

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April 8-11, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Montana

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

April 8-11, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Montana

Governor Greg Gianforte has ordered all flags in the State of Montana be flown at half-staff on Thursday, April 8, 2021 until Sunday, April 11, 2021 to honor the memory of Montana Governor Stan Stephe …

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April 9, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Apr 08, 2021

April 9, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Governor DeSantis ordered flags at the Palm Beach County Courthouse in West Palm Beach, the City Hall of Delray Beach, and at the State Capitol in Tallahassee to half-staff on April 9, 2021 in ho …

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April 2, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Oklahoma

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

April 2, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Oklahoma

Governor Kevin Stitt signed an executive order directing all American and Oklahoma flags on State property to be flown at half-staff tomorrow, April 2, 2021, to honor Kyle Jeffrey Davis who died while …

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April 1, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Illinois

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

April 1, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Illinois

The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half- …

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March 31, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 30, 2021

March 31, 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 Representative Ramona ‘Gail’ Phillips, who served in the Alaska House of …

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March 30, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 30, 2021

March 30, 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 Representative Katie Hurley, who served in Alaska State Legislature from …

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March 29, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 29, 2021

March 29, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy has proclaimed March 29, 2021, as “Vietnam Veterans Day” in Alaska and offered the following remarks:WHEREAS, throughout the history of our Great State and Nation, countl …

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March 29, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Iowa

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 29, 2021

March 29, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Iowa

Gov. Kim Reynolds ordered all flags in Iowa to be lowered to half-staff Monday, March 29, 2021 from sunrise to sunset in honor and remembrance of correctional employees Lorena Schulte and Robert McFar …

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March 27, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Colorado

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

March 27, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Colorado

Governor Jared Polis today ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff on all public buildings from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, March 27, 2021, in honor of Nucla Naturita Fire Protection District …

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March 24, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 23, 2021

March 24, 2021 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Governor DeSantis has ordered flags to half-staff at the Orange County Courthouse in Orlando, the City Hall of Orlando, and the State Capitol in Tallahassee from sunrise to sunset on Wednesday, M …

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March 19, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 19, 2021

March 19, 2021 - Half-Staff Alert - Minnesota

Governor Walz has directed all flags at state and federal buildings in Minnesota be flown at half-staff March 19, 2021 to honor the lives lost to COVID-19.Individuals, businesses, and other organizati …

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