Executive

2011 Flag Half-Masting

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The flag of the Northwest Territories on all GNWT buildings in the Northwest Territories will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday, December 6, 2011, to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Remembrance Day
Flags of the Northwest Territories on all Government of the Northwest Territories’ buildings will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Remembrance Day, Friday, November 11, 2011.

Friday, October 7, 2011

Fatalities of Air Tindi Crash
To honour the memory of the fatalities caused by the Air Tindi crash near the community of Lutselk’e, the flag of the Northwest Territories on all Government of the Northwest Territories buildings in Yellowknife and Lutselk’e will be flown at half mast from sunrise to sunset on October 8, 2011, the day of the memorial service

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Fatalities of Air Tindi Crash
The flag of the Northwest Territories on all Government of the Northwest Territories buildings in Yellowknife and Lutselk’e will be flown at half mast effective immediately until sunset, Wednesday, October 5 to honour the memory of the fatalities caused by the Air Tindi Crash near the community of Lutselk’e.  The flags will return at half-mast from sunrise to sunset on the day (date to be announced) of the memorial service.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Fatalities of Arctic Sunwest Crash
The flag of the Northwest Territories on all Government of the Northwest Territories buildings in Yellowknife will be flown at half mast effective immediately until sunset, Sunday, September 25 to honour the memory of the two fatalities caused by the Arctic Sunwest Crash.  A second notice will be sent to half-mast all the NWT flags in Yellowknife for the day of the memorial service (date to be announced).

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Police and Peace Officers’ National Memorial Day
The flag of the Northwest Territories on all GNWT buildings in the Northwest Territories will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, September 25, 2011, to mark the Police and Peace Officers’ National Memorial Day.

Monday, August 22, 2011

Death of the Honourable Jack Layton and crash of First Air Flight 6560
The flag of the Northwest Territories will continue to be flown at half mast to honour the memory of the late Honourable Jack Layton as well as the passengers and crew of First Air Flight 6560, which crashed near Resolute Bay, Nunavut. The half-masting will continue until sunset on the day of the late Honourable Jack Layton’s funeral: August 27, 2011.

Monday, April 25, 2011

National Day of Mourning commemorating workers whose lives have been lost or injured in the work place
To mark the National Day of Mourning commemorating workers whose lives have been lost or injured in the work place, the Territorial flag on all Government of the Northwest Territories buildings in the Northwest Territories (NWT) will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Thursday, April 28, 2011.