LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- Kentucky is known for horse racing and basketball, but also for smoking and lung cancer.
That's the pitch of a new advertising campaign which will urge Kentucky to go smoke-free. Several health care groups have banded together and will spend $93,000 on new advertisements.
The groups are pushing for a statewide smoking ban. The Centers for Disease Control reports 29 percent of all Kentucky adults smoke, compared to 19 percent nationwide.
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