Hunting For Hipsters: Preserving Conservation In Kentucky

May 28, 2019
Ryan Van Velzer/WFPL

Hunting funds conservation in Kentucky and many other states around the country, but younger generations have been slow to adopt the pastime and the future of the sport is staring down a generational cliff.

The Kentucky founder of the outdoors app Go Wild has a few ideas about how to reverse the trend by creating a new space for hunters, new and old.

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The new head of Passport Health Plan, which insures Medicaid patients,  said the process for determining state cuts to the company's pay rates are "logical" but that the cuts will cause a $65.5 million shortfall.

Carl Felix, president and chief operating officer of nonprofit Passport, spoke Wednesday morning during a legislative hearing with officials from the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.