St Paul, MN (KROC AM News) - In accordance with a proclamation issued by President Barack Obama, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of Minnesota.

As directed by the President, flags will be flown at half-staff beginning immediately, until sunset on Thursday, November 19, 2015, as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on November 13, 2015, in Paris, France.

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