WUKY Storycorps

WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu February 27, 2014

STORYCORPS: Second Hand Smoke Key Issue In Smoking Bans

Attorney and former smoker Penny Warren and Lexington Cardiologist Dr. Thomas Whayne
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

The dangerous health effects of second-hand smoke played a key role in making Lexington a smoke-free community.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu February 20, 2014

STORYCORPS: Passing A Statewide Smoke-Free Law

From Left, Tonya Chang, with the American Heart Association, and Lexington Democrat State Representative Susan Westrom
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week in StoryCorps, meet the Lexington legislator trying to round up votes for passage of a statewide smoke-free law.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu January 9, 2014

STORYCORPS: Confronting Social/Cultural Barriers To Smoke-Free Ordinances

Jim Rousey (L) recently retired from the Madison County Health Department, Scott Lockard (R) is Public Health Director for Winchester/Clark County.
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Public Health Directors Jim Rousey and Scott Lockard were responsible for championing smoke-free policies in their respective communities.

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WUKY In Depth
6:10 am
Thu January 2, 2014

STORYCORPS: Resolving To Kick The Habit Once And For All

Left to right: Angela Brumley-Shelton and Karen McClain. Angela facilitated the program that helped Karen quit smoking.
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

A popular New Year's resolution is to quit smoking. This week, one woman's journey to do just that is recalled in the StoryCorps booth.

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WUKY In Depth
2:09 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

WUKY To Feature Audio From Storycorps Smoke-Free Project

This week WUKY begins airing audio from an oral history project involving the 10 year anniversary of Lexington's No-Smoking Ordinance.

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