Daily Update: Local schools targeted, shutdown impacts nonprofit, councilman has surgery

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Thursday, Jan. 24:


Greenport, Riverhead identified as ‘target districts’

CAST feels the impact of government shutdown

Councilman Tim Hubbard in good spirits after surgery

Closer Look: King tides offer climate insight


Girls Basketball: Porters say they’re improving


It will be a rainy day today with as much as two inches of rain possible as temperatures climb to a high of 53 degrees. A flash flood watch and wind advisory are in effect until 6 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Winds could gust as high as 50 miles per hour today. Expect mostly clear skies and a low of 29 degrees tonight.