The Tobacco Action Coalition of the Finger Lakes is getting the youth of Yates County involved in the "National Kick Butts" Day today. Organizers says its a day set aside for activism when thousands of youth in every state and around the world will stand up, speak out and seize control against big tobacco. The Coalition's Helen Dunlap tells us more.
Dunlap says one local group of kids has an event planned this afternoon at 3:30 in Penn Yan
The group's project will focus on what's contained in a cigarette.
The Tobacco Action Coalition of the Finger Lakes is one of community partnerships across New York funded through a grant from the New York State Tobacco Control Program.