April 15, 2010 in City

Washington flags lower for slain soldier

Associated Press

Gov. Chris Gregoire has directed agencies to lower flags at state buildings to half staff today in memory of a Washington soldier killed Sunday by an improvised bomb in Afghanistan.

Joseph T. Caron was a 21-year-old native of Roy who graduated in 2007 from Washington High School in Parkland. He was a member of a combat team from Fort Bragg, N.C.

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