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Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Astronaut John Glenn

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in honor of Astronaut John Glenn, who passed away this week.

Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of Glenn’s internment. The President’s proclamation can be found here.