I wonder how long it took to get the carp smell off of the scales in the Smith's grocery store in Brigham City? That was my first response to the information sent to me about the new Utah archery record for carp.
State wildlife officials confirmed Monday that the 30-pound 4-ounce carp shot by Stephen Shemenski with archery equipment on the Willard Spur on April 7 is the new record.
All possible record fish must be weighed on certifiable scales. In this case, the closest place was the local Smith's store.