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Santa Barbara County Leader Dies

A longtime community leader on the South Coast has died.

Jeanne Graffy served as a Santa Barbara City Councilwoman, and a Santa Barbara County Supervisor. Graffy was also involved in a number of community groups and projects.

Graffy died of natural causes. She was 91 years old.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral.