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Race officials: 2 boaters pulled from lake died

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  • The sailboat WingNuts, shown here in July 2010, capsized in Lake Michigan early Monday during the annual Chicago-to-Mackinac race, the Coast Guard said.

    The sailboat WingNuts, shown here in July 2010, capsized in Lake Michigan early Monday during the annual Chicago-to-Mackinac race, the Coast Guard said.
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Associated Press

Officials with the annual Chicago-to-Mackinac sailing race say two crew members of a boat that capsized in Lake Michigan are dead. A Charlevoix County dive team recovered the two boaters on Monday several about eight hours after their boat, WingNuts, was reported to have capsized.

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