Governor orders flags half-staff until noon Monday in honor of Memorial Day

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has ordered flags across the state to be flown at half-staff from sunrise until noon on Monday, May 27, 2019, in honor of Memorial Day.

“On this Memorial Day, we remember those who sacrificed everything to preserve our life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness,” said Noem. “May we never forget the men and women who gave their lives so we can be free.”

Noem also encourages all South Dakotans to observe the National Moment of Remembrance beginning at 3 p.m. local time on Memorial Day.