Daily Update

Students test positive for COVID-19 in Riverhead; Southold Schools pushes back opening

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Tuesday, Sept. 8.


Two students test positive for COVID-19 at Aquebogue Elementary School

Police seek help finding missing Riverhead teen

Cops: Teenager reported missing from Little Flower Children’s Services

Visitation returns to nursing homes with new set of challenges and more potentially on the way

Firearm testing range approved in Riverhead, despite concerns from Planning Board chair


Update: ‘Majority’ of Southold school district employees will quarantine for 14 days

New country music album devoted to work of Hall of Fame Greenport songwriter


A low-key foodie scene has put downtown Wading River back on the map

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One Minute on the North Fork: A truly spectacular sunset

How to help the North Fork’s health care heroes—and maybe win $20,000

Toast all the top-rated North Fork wines with a special tasting


Expect sunny skies today with a high near 79 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The low tonight will be around 64.