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Fish and Wildlife offers virtual hunter education; exemption permit now free, limited time only

All of Kentucky’s hunter education requirements can now be fulfilled virtually, eliminating the need for in-person instruction. For those unable to complete the necessary requirements before going hunting, the department is now offering its one-year exemption permit at no cost, but only for a limited time. Hunter education, which covers the basics of hunting and provides valuable instruction on firearms...