Local angler lands big catfish in Malheur River

Jacob Mayo shows off his catch, a fish destined for the supper table.

VALE – For Jacob Mayo, last week’s journey to his favorite fishing hole near the Butte Bridge began just like a thousand other fishing expeditions.

Using a 20-pound test line on a pole his grandfather used for Bass competitions, Mayo jammed a night crawler on the hook and cast out into the . . .

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