Tag Archive for fish

Catch and release


“I’m never swimming in Lake Champlain again.” So joked Lauren Dunn’s friend after learning Dunn caught two huge fish there on October 2. Both of them are pending world record status. Dunn, a first-year engineering student at St. Michael’s College who holds nearly 40 International Game Fish Association world records, started fishing at age 4.…

Plattsburgh man pleads guilty to fishing derby fraud


Plattsburgh angler Craig Provost changed his plea to guilty in Chittenden County Superior Court today for taking home thousands of dollars in prize money last year for a winning fish that wasn’t his. For almost a year after he participated in the 2015 Lake Champlain International Father’s Day Derby, Provost held the record for his…