Jim's early morning catch

35 pound Chinook

Jim Donofrio of Salem caught this 35 pound Chinook on the Nestucca River. Monday, he had no bites but successfully snagged this bad boy early Tuesday morning.

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EricksonOutdoor says ... on Tuesday, Nov 10 at 12:08 PM

Beautiful Fish..nothing like fresh salmon on the table. Good job!

Anonymous says ... on Friday, Sep 25 at 8:16 AM

Now we know the rest of the story -- Nice job Jim

Margie says ... on Thursday, Sep 24 at 1:20 PM

I am the culprit who posted the message! So sorry, Jim! As a person who doesn't fish, I had no idea that I misspoke! Eegads! Humble in Amity, Margie

OutdoorsmanDan says ... on Wednesday, Sep 23 at 2:50 PM

I would have to say, That sure looks like it was more than 35 LBS!!!! It looks more like it's 40 to 45 lbs, maybe bigger!

jim D says ... on Wednesday, Sep 23 at 10:32 AM

I caught this fish and don't know why the term snagged was used, it was caught on a lure and hooked through the mouth. It was a beauty.

SumTingWong says ... on Tuesday, Sep 22 at 9:20 PM

Successfully snagged???? Uhhh.....ins't snagging illegal?

Brittany & Chris says ... on Tuesday, Sep 22 at 8:59 PM

Way to go Jim. That is one HUGE fish

Anonymous says ... on Tuesday, Sep 22 at 8:59 PM

Way to go Jim!!

Anonymous says ... on Tuesday, Sep 22 at 3:41 PM

THATS BIGGER THAN 35LBS

OutdoorsmanDan says ... on Tuesday, Sep 22 at 12:31 PM

Excellent Catch!

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