Flags at Half-Staff

Governor Chris Gregoire joins President Barak Obama in directing Washington State and United States flags at all Washington State government facilities be lowered to half-staff today in memory of astronaut Neil Armstrong, who died August 25.

A private service is being held today for Armstrong in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was the first man to walk on the moon.

SPU is joining other government entities, citizens, and businesses in this recognition.

Posted: Friday, August 31, 2012