The following press release is courtesy of the Homer Chamber of Commerce:
Saturday the 33rd Annual Jackpot Halibut Derby came to a close, the winning fish was caught by Ashley Camp from Vancouver, British Columbia, with a 221.4 pound and 76-inch halibut. The fish was caught with Midnight Sun Charters and Captain Brian Nollar on the Belle Ile.
Prizes for the Jackpot Fish, Released Fish, Kids Prize, Captains’ Prize, Top Seller and Just for the Halibut will be drawn on Thursday, September 20th at 3pm. The prize ceremony will be live streamed on Facebook (@jackpothalibutderby).