Jim Waters http://wkms.org en Two-thirds of Kentuckians Support a Statewide Smoking Ban http://wkms.org/post/two-thirds-kentuckians-support-statewide-smoking-ban <p>A recent Kentucky Health Issues Poll shows that a majority of Kentuckians are now in support a statewide smoking ban.&nbsp;</p><p>The poll released Thursday was funded by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.&nbsp; The data shows that 65%, or roughly two/thirds, of Kentucky adults favor a statewide smoke-free law, up 6 points from <a href="http://wkms.org/post/poll-shows-increased-support-statewide-smoking-ban">last year</a>, and 17 points from four years ago.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 18:54:02 +0000 Rob Canning & Todd Hatton 37748 at http://wkms.org Two-thirds of Kentuckians Support a Statewide Smoking Ban the morning cram [whooping cough edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-whooping-cough-edition <p><strong>NPR reports</strong> officials are trying to contain an outbreak of <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2012/06/11/154596834/doctors-deploy-shots-and-drugs-against-whooping-cough-outbreak">whooping cough</a> in the Pacific Northwest.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 11 Jun 2012 13:58:16 +0000 Gary Pitts 18311 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [whooping cough edition] Right to Work Advocates Target Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/right-work-advocates-target-kentucky <p><font size="2">Groups that support so-called &quot;right to work&quot; laws are looking to pass such a measure in Kentucky.&nbsp;</font> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 16:46:50 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 18281 at http://wkms.org Right to Work Advocates Target Kentucky