Gov. Peter Shumlin and his now ex-wife, Deb,say their divorce has been finalized, after having been separated for several years.
In a statement released Wednesday by the governor's office, Shumlin said the divorce was finalized last month in Windham County Family Court.
In the statement, Shumlin said even though divorce is a sad occasion, Deb and I will be forever blessed by many extraordinary years together and two remarkable daughters.
He mentioned their daughters Olivia and Becca and said that he and Deb would remain friends and continue to share our strong family.