Daily Update

Officer injured in police pursuit, Suffolk COVID-19 deaths now over 50

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Wednesday, April 1.


Coronavirus on North Fork: Live Updates

Riverhead officer seriously injured after crash while responding to police pursuit that began in Greenport

Eighth death reported at Peconic Landing in Greenport

Bellone: Fatalities in Suffolk rise to 53; county launches new portal for FEMA information

Peconic Landing couple dies from COVID-19 within four days of each other

At Stony Brook ELIH, conditions can change minute to minute

Riverhead PBA to donate meals to fellow first responders at Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps

A first in Riverhead Justice Court: Arraignment via Skype


Expect partly sunny skies today with a high near 49 degrees today, according to the National Weather Service.

The low tonight will be around 37.