• Governor’s Cup to test officials’ fishing skills
    May 29,2014
     

    Governorís Cup

    tests fishing skills

    MONTPELIER ó Gov. Peter Shumlin and Rep. Peter Welch were among the Vermont officials testing their fishing skills in the 7th annual Governorís Cup fishing derby.

    Anglers gathered on the shores of the Winooski River in Colchester in hopes of leading their teams to victory Wednesday.

    Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger and Fish & Wildlife Commissioner Louis Porter were among the other team leaders.

    The proceeds of the fishing derby benefit the Next Generation Fund and the Champlain Fisheries Recovery Initiative.

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