A well-earned retirement for sheriff's department's K9

5:58 PM, Oct. 28, 2013
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His career at the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office may have gotten off to a rocky start, but K9 Jess quickly became a valuable asset.

"The first time I met Jess I had to tell him that he was one of my employees and he growled at me," Winnebago County Sheriff John Matz said. "We didn't hit it off so well at first."

From his spot next to Matz, Jess whined, as if in agreement. ...

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