The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo28° Chance Snow

Sunday

Hi37° Snow

Sunday Night

Lo24° Chance Snow

Monday

Hi36° Slight Chance Snow Showers

Monday Night

Lo23° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi38° Partly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo25° Slight Chance Snow

Wednesday

Hi44° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo27° Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi42° Mostly Cloudy

Odd-shaped giant fish caught in Puget Sound

Send to Kindle
Print This

SEATTLE — Fisherman Todd LaClair says he knew he had something big as he pulled in his gillnet in Seattle’s Elliott Bay. He says the creature he caught “looked like something that came from Mars.”

The Seattle Times reports the Muckleshoot tribal fisherman pulled in a giant sunfish Tuesday night.

LaClair estimates the fish, also known as a mola, weighed 325 to 350 pounds.

It was so big he asked for help from a larger vessel, and with the help…

View my options or Sign in