September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple joined with President Barack Obama and ordered that all U.S. and North Dakota flags be flown at half-staff to mark the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Continue Reading
June 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
The Dickinson American Legion Post is inviting the public to attend a flag retirement ceremony on Friday, which is Flag Day. Continue Reading
May 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK The North Dakota Capitol lawn will be painted blue and pink this Memorial Day weekend with 66,000 utility flags representing the number of abortions that have taken place in the state since 1973. Continue Reading
May 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic
If Confederate flags must go, so should other things from past.
May 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic
HOT SPRINGS (AP) Veterans Affairs officials have once again removed two Confederate flags from a display at a Veterans Affairs hospital in the southwestern South Dakota city of Hot Springs, and the agency says the move is permanent this time.
April 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic
HOT SPRINGS (AP) Confederate flags are flying again at a southwestern South Dakota veterans hospital, upsetting two patients who first complained about the flags and then say officials allowed them to complete a hospital program early.
April 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Q. What is the proper protocol for flag display? At the Salem rest stops the USA flag is on top, in the middle flies a black flag (POW maybe?), and at the bottom is the South Dakota state flag. Shouldn’t the state flag fly second in order? Continue Reading
April 16, 2013 in The Daily Republic
President Obama has called for flags at half-staff, effective immediately, out of respect for victims of Monday’s bombings at the Boston Marathon.
December 7, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE President Obama has called for flags to be flown at half-staff from 8 a.m. until sunset today in observance of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
September 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS(AP) Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking that all flags in the state be flown at half-staff on Tuesday in honor of those who lost their lives in terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Continue Reading