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08/15/18 8:00am
ANABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO From left, Gary Mangus, Bob Meyers, and Mimi Meyers stand on Conkling Point holding the 10-foot plank of wood that is suspected to be a piece of Badger.

ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO From left, Gary Mangus, Bob Meyers, and Mimi Meyers stand on Conkling Point, with Shelter Island behind them, holding the 10-foot plank of wood that is suspected to be a piece of Badger.

Greenport resident Mimi Meyers was walking her dog on Conkling Point Tuesday about 9 a.m. with her grandson, Bob Meyers, 10, when she nearly tripped over a 10-foot plank of varnished mahogany. (more…)

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08/08/18 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO The sailboat Badger, which went to the bottom off Camp Quinipet on August 1.

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The sailboat Badger, which went to the bottom off Camp Quinipet on August 1.

On the evening of August 1, John King was racing on a Sonar sailboat during the weekly Wednesday races that attract many boats and their crews to Greenport Harbor and along Shelter Island’s coast. He and his crew were off Jennings Point and Camp Quinipet when his friend turned to him and said, “I think there’s a boat sinking.” (more…)