In accordance with a proclamation from President Donald J. Trump, Governor Pete Ricketts has announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in honor of the victims of the tragedy in Thousand Oaks, CA.
This morning, Governor Ricketts issued a statement:
“Susanne and I are deeply grieved by the senseless tragedy that took place in Thousand Oaks, CA. Our prayers are with the victims, their families, the community and especially the family of Sergeant Rob Helus who was killed as he responded.”Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on Nov. 10, 2018.
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