Governor reminds residents to lower flags

By: Channel 8 Newsroom

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Governor Dave Heineman is reminding residents to fly flags at state government buildings and other sites in observance of Memorial Day. Heineman ordered the flags lowered Monday until noon “to honor the courage and dedication of those who have sacrificed for our freedom.”

On Monday, Heineman will attend holiday ceremonies at Memorial Park in Omaha.