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Governor Huntsman Orders the Lowering of Flags

News Advisory
September 30, 2005


Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. has authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah to fly at half-staff on all Higher Education Campuses, University and College locations, including the campuses of all Higher Education Satellite and Branch Schools, as well as, Applied Technology Schools.


The flags shall be lowered at sunrise Friday, September 30th and shall remain lowered until sunset, Monday, October 3, 2005.


The Governor ordered the flags lowered on all higher education campus locations as a display of solidarity and as a mark of respect for the eight Utah State University students and faculty member killed in a tragic automobile accident earlier this week.



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