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Daily Journal
     October 29, 2019      #58-302 KDJ

Sheriff names animal control official 

By David Giuliani

KANKAKEE — Kankakee County’s sheriff last week named his proposed replacement of the animal control official who is being removed effective Dec. 1.

At a county meeting, Sheriff Mike Downey recommended the appointment of Kari Laird as the new administrator. She is now the office manager of the sheriff’s department’s emergency management agency.

In September, the county board transferred management of the animal control department to the sheriff as of Dec. 1. As part of that action, the county board voted to remove 20-year ...

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