earth hour en Afternoon Round-Up 3/30/12 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong><a href="">The Economic Impact Of Killing &#39;Pink Slime&#39;</a></p><p><strong>Frankfort:</strong></p><p>The Kentucky Senate has passed an amended bill that would help the state<a href=""> repay interest</a> on a federal unemployment insurance loan.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 20:50:10 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 17473 at Afternoon Round-Up 3/30/12 Frankfort Participates in Earth Hour <p>The Kentucky state capitol will turn off unnecessary lights tomorrow night as part of <a href="">International Earth Hour</a>. This is the fourth consecutive year the capitol has participated in the event sponsored by the World Wildlife Federation. Officials say this is part a comprehensive plan to reduce energy consumption in state buildings by 15% in the next three years and 25% by 2025.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 20:30:34 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 17472 at Frankfort Participates in Earth Hour