Coho coughs up diamond engagement ring
Kaino hid the ring in a salmon in order to pop the question while teaching his hopeful bride-to-be how to clean a fish in Petersburg.
Kai Kaino and Terri Hamamoto of Hawaii became engaged on a fishing boat captained by Craig Curtiss Aug. 4.
Kaino has always considered Petersburg a second home and has been coming here to fish for the past 10 years.
“I brought Terri here this year hoping she would love Petersburg as much as I do,” Kaino said. “Luckily for me, she does.”
It rained the entire week, but they did get one day of sun for that special day.
“I had stressed that I wanted to catch a Coho salmon, because I think they are prettier,” Kaino said. “After about 40 minutes trolling we got one on Terri's line....
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