OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Filed January 8, 2010,
Lowering of the Washington State and United States Flags
I hereby direct that Washington State and United States
flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff
Monday, January 11, 2010, in memory of Grant County Sheriff's
Deputy John Bernard who was killed on duty January 3 from
injuries sustained in a car accident.
Please notify your staff and all of your field offices
and facilities around the state.
Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business
on Monday, January 11, or first thing Tuesday morning, January
Other government entities, citizens and businesses are
encouraged to join this recognition.
Please call (360) 902-0383 if you have any questions
about this flag lowering.
Christine O. Gregoire
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