Three eastern Nebraska fisherman are setting records for their amazing catches. A release from Nebraska Games and Parks says Ron Anderson of Omaha set the archery record for silver carp. The fish weighed over 27 pounds and was 39 inches long. It was caught July 20 in the Missouri River in Douglas County. Marlyn Wiebelhaus of Wynot set the archery record for grass carp. The fish weighed more than 63 pounds, and was more than 53 inches long. It was caught July 6 at Buckskin Hills Lake in Dixon County. Randy Oppliger of Columbus set the surface spearfishing record for longnose gar. The fish weighed over 20 pounds, and was 58 inches long. It was caught June 12 in the Platte River in Polk County.
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