FORT ST. JOHN, B.C – MLA Dan Davies raised almost $900 for the Fort St John’s Women’s Resource Society at the first annual Shake off the Blues MLA Ice fishing derby.

Davies and Sean Simmons of Anglers Atlas presented the cheque to Lisa Jewell through Zoom.

Peace River North, placing third out of the tournament across northern BC, had 34 local participants with 36 fish caught.

The riding of Prince George- Mackenzie won the inaugural event with a total of 1,179 points. Peace River North finished third with 688 points.

The tournament was hosted by Anglers Atlas, a resource website for detailed maps and related local content in the world of fishing. The website used its new mobile app MyCatch to record scores.