Stories tagged: listeria
Mon., May 15, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Frozen burritos maker relocates after recall, listeria scare
The New Mexico company that recalled more than 252,000 pounds of frozen burritos because of possible listeria contamination says it’s relocating.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 9:12 a.m.
Sabra recalls hummus amid listeria contamination fears
Some varieties of Sabra hummus are being recalled amid concerns over possible listeria contamination.
Fri., July 29, 2016, 3:02 p.m.
Texas hands Blue Bell potential $850K fine over listeria
Texas has fined Blue Bell Creameries for a listeria contamination last year that was linked to the death of three people, but the ice cream maker could wind up paying …
Sun., June 26, 2016, 8:26 p.m.
Pasco frozen food processor aims to restart production after recall
CRF Frozen Foods is unable to identify the contamination source that prompted a massive recall and led the company to lay off 300 workers at its Pasco plant. Gene Grabowski …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 2:06 p.m.
FDA investigates listeria outbreak after frozen food recall
A listeria outbreak that led to a massive recall of frozen fruits and vegetables is being investigated by the U.S Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2012
Applying fridge wisdom
When Dennis Carper visited his mother, Delores, on his way back home to Redmond from Spokane, she always wanted to feed him. So he’d look in the refrigerator. Always, she …
Wed., Oct. 19, 2011, 10:25 a.m.
FDA cites dirty equipment in listeria outbreak
The Food and Drug Administration says the deadly listeria outbreak in cantaloupe was probably caused by pools of water on the floor and old, hard-to-clean packing equipment at a Colorado …
Tue., Sept. 27, 2011, 2:14 p.m.
Cantaloupe outbreak could be deadliest in a decade
As many as 14 people have died from possible listeria illnesses traced to Colorado cantaloupes, health officials say — a death toll that would make the food outbreak the deadliest …
Fri., March 6, 2009
Investigation ongoing for listeria source
State health investigators are still attempting to solve several cases of food-borne infections that have caused several pregnant women to lose their babies since January. They suspect the women in …