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Boater rescued for second time in a year

A sailor and a friend were rescued Wednesday from the waters of Lake Michigan near Chicago, nearly a year after the same sailor was plucked unconscious from the water when the same boat overturned.

Both episodes ended without substantial injury or death, but now conservation police officers may look into whether Peter Kovats should be fined or billed for his second water rescue in a year.

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