Daily Update: Dredging dispute, dealership looks to expand, marine program for students

The daily update, a podcast briefing on what’s happening across the North Fork, is brought to you by your local dealerships, Riverhead Ford Lincoln and Riverhead Buick GMC: not just a better deal, a better dealership.

Get the daily update delivered straight to your inbox each weekday morning by subscribing to our newsletter. Or listen through Apple Podcasts by subscribing to Closer Look.

Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Friday, June 14:


Breaking News: SWR senior airlifted in serious condition after two-car crash

Connecticut AG argues against New York’s claims in dredging lawsuit

Car dealership plans new two-story building on Route 58

Strategic parking plan presented for downtown Riverhead

Greenport schools, marine businesses talk pros, cons of Porter Marine Program


Expect mostly sunny skies with a high near 70 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The low tonight will be around 60. High temperatures are expected to remain in the mid-to-upper 70s throughout this Father’s Day weekend. While sunny skies are in the forecast for Saturday there is a chance of rain on the holiday.

(function(){ var s = document.createElement('script'), e = ! document.body ? document.querySelector('head') : document.body; s.src = ''; s.async = true; s.onload = function(){ acsbJS.init({ statementLink : '', footerHtml : 'Web Accessibility Solution by The Suffolk Times', hideMobile : false, hideTrigger : false, language : 'en', position : 'left', leadColor : '#146ff8', triggerColor : '#146ff8', triggerRadius : '50%', triggerPositionX : 'right', triggerPositionY : 'center', triggerIcon : 'people', triggerSize : 'medium', triggerOffsetX : 20, triggerOffsetY : 20, mobile : { triggerSize : 'small', triggerPositionX : 'right', triggerPositionY : 'center', triggerOffsetX : 10, triggerOffsetY : 10, triggerRadius : '50%' } }); }; e.appendChild(s);}());