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Search resumes for missing boater on Madison lake

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Searchers have resumed looking for a missing boater on Lake Mendota in Madison.

The Wisconsin State Journal reports a man reportedly jumped into the lake from a sailboat near the Union Terrace on Saturday and did not surface.

The Dane County Sheriff's Office, Madison Fire Department and UW Life Saving responded to a report of a possible drowning just before 6 p.m.

Rescue boats and divers searched for the man but were unable to find him. The search resumed Sunday morning.

Authorities have not released the man's name.

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