Capitol Building http://wkms.org en Old State Capitol closing for renovations http://wkms.org/post/old-state-capitol-closing-renovations <p>The Old State Capitol in Frankfort will close next month for renovations. The Kentucky Division of Historic Properties is repairing all the windows in the building, restoring the sashes and installing new interior storm windows with ultra violet filters.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 20:29:30 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18519 at http://wkms.org Old State Capitol closing for renovations Surface Mining Opponents Rally at Kentucky Capitol http://wkms.org/post/surface-mining-opponents-rally-kentucky-capitol <p>Hundreds of citizen activists, Appalachian residents and environmentalists rallied at the Kentucky Capitol to call for an end to mountaintop blasting and destructive surface mining practices.&nbsp; Organizers say more than 1,200 people lined the front steps of the Capitol building Tuesday and later marched to the nearby governor&#39;s mansion. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 12:57:49 +0000 Todd Hatton 16928 at http://wkms.org