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Published June 04, 2010, 07:50 AM

Link to lie in state at Capitol

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. John Hoeven's office says the body of Art Link will lie in state in the Capitol's Memorial Hall. The public can pay respects from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday to the former North Dakota governor, congressman and state legislator who died Tuesday at age 96.

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. John Hoeven's office says the body of Art Link will lie in state in the Capitol's Memorial Hall.

The public can pay respects from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday to the former North Dakota governor, congressman and state legislator who died Tuesday at age 96.

A processional carrying Link's body will leave the Parkway Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m. and arrive at the Capitol about 15 minutes later. The North Dakota National Guard Military Funeral Honors team will carry the casket up the front steps of the Capitol and into Memorial Hall for the public viewing.

The Guard will stream live video from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. at www.ndguard.ngb.army.mil/news/videos/Pages/default.aspx.

Link's funeral is scheduled Saturday, with burial in Alexander on Sunday.

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