Status of the Flag Alaska flag to be flown at half staff From: Sunrise Thursday, February 15, 2018 Until: Sunset Monday, February 19, 2018 United States to be flown at half staff From: Sunrise Thursday, February 15, 2018 Until: Sunset Monday, February 19, 2018 (2/15/2018)Governor Walker lowers flags to half-staff in honor of the victims of Parkland, Florida TragedyFebruary 15, 2018 JUNEAU – Governor Bill Walker today ordered Alaska and U.S. Flags be immediately lowered to half-staff in remembrance of the victims of yesterday’s tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida. The Governor’s order follows a directive from the White House lowering all U.S. Flags to half-staff. “Donna, Byron, Toni, and I are heartbroken, and share our prayers with the children, parents, educators and community members of Parkland, Florida,” Governor Walker said. “Yesterday’s tragedy is a reminder of the fragility of life, and we join the nation in grieving with those who have lost their loved ones.” Per Governor Walker’s order and the proclamation from the White House, all U.S. and Alaska flags should be lowered to half-staff immediately. All flags should return to full staff at sunset on Monday, February 19. Sign up to receive flag status changes If you would like to join or leave the Governor’s Office Flag Status notifications list list please enter your email address, select the desired action, and click the Submit button. You will receive an email message confirming the request. If you are joining a list you will also need to REPLY to the confirmation message in order to complete the action. Subscribe RequestEmail Address: Your Name (optional): Unsubscribe To unsubscribe from gov-flagstatus, enter your subscription email address: If you leave the field blank, you will be prompted for your email address.