Honoring Illinois’ fallen: Half-staff flags for Deputy Nicholas Weist

(Photo: Melanie Jongsma)

United States and State flags at half-staff through Saturday, May 7

The Illinois Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor and remembrance of:

  • Deputy Nicholas Weist of the Knox County Police Department

Please lower the United States flags and the State flags at all building occupied by your agency’s personnel immediately until:

  • Sunset, Saturday, May 7, 2022