Norwegian hunters killed 546 minke whales this year, falling far short of their commercial whaling quota because bad weather spoiled much of the season, government and industry officials said Monday. Norway resumed commercial hunts of minke whales in
This is not a fisherman's tall tale. Norwegian Jan Petter Johansen did indeed win the prizes for both the largest fish and the second largest fish in a contest this weekend. His total catch? About 0.12 ounces, winning over $900 in prize money.