Vermont antlerless lottery winners announced

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) With deer hunting season on the way, Vermonters are celebrating antlerless deer lottery permit winners.

Fish and Game officials Tuesday announced the winners of the annual lottery for the fall muzzleloader hunt. Some 23,000 permits were allocated this year statewide.

Officials say unallocated permits will be available online and at license agents on Monday, September 23.

Winners will be notified by email. The names are also available online.