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8 months 2 weeks ago

Dried Egg Products Recalled for Salmonella

A Washington firm, Nutriom LLC, is recalling dried egg products because of possible salmonella contamination. The U.S. Departmnet of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) said approximately 226,710 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella. The dried egg products were produced between Feb. 28,...

3 years 3 months ago

Recall for papaya from Walmart

DENVER (AP) - State health officials say some papayas that were recalled nationwide because of potential salmonella contamination were distributed in Colorado. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said Tuesday the recalled papayas were sold at Walmart stores around the state. The department says one person...

3 years 3 months ago

Some recalled papayas distributed in Colorado

DENVER (AP) - State health officials say some papayas that were recalled nationwide because of potential salmonella contamination were distributed in Colorado. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said Tuesday the recalled papayas were sold at Walmart stores around the state. The department says one person in Colorado...

3 years 4 months ago

Pet food company issuing recall

VERNON, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut pet food company is recalling some boxes of its pig ears chews because of a possible salmonella risk. Vernon-based Bravo! said Friday the voluntary recall involves 50-count bulk oven-roasted Pig Ears that were shipped to distributors and retailers on the East and West...

3 years 6 months ago

Check the fridge! Turkey burger recall

Jennie-O Turkey Store has recalled thousands of pounds of turkey burgers after 12 people--including someone from Colorado--got sick. The burgers could be contaminated with Salmonella. The 4-pound boxes of Jennie-O Turkey Store "All Natural Turkey Burgers with seasonings and Lean White Meat" contain 12 1/3 pound individually wrapped...

3 years 10 months ago

Tainted sprouts may have Salmonella

Contaminated alfalfa sprouts may have made 89 people sick across the country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that fifteen states and the Washington D.C. area may have been affected by a salmonella outbreak. Their investigation shows a possible link to alfalfa sprouts. The Illinois Department of...

4 years 1 month ago

Colorado grandma pleads for food safety

A Colorado grandmother hospitalized for five days after eating an appetizer made with salmonella-tainted eggs is urging Congress to pass food safety laws that might have prevented her suffering. Carol Lobato, 77, of Littleton, developed septic shock and nearly died in July from illness linked to a massive salmonella...

4 years 1 month ago

Another egg recall

The Colorado Department of Health and Environment has announced a recall for eggs produced in Iowa. Wright County Egg of Galt, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling eggs produced by its farms on specific dates because of possible contamination with Salmonella enteritidis, a foodborne bacteria that can cause serious and sometimes...

4 years 1 month ago

Massive dog treat recall

There is a massive dog treat recall that may impact your pet. Hartz is recalling nearly 75,000 bags of dog treats due to salmonella concerns. Random testing conducted by the "FDA" revealed that some 8-ounce bags of Hartz Naturals Real Beef Treats were contaminated. The lot code is...

4 years 2 months ago

Salmonella found on 2 Iowa egg farms

Food and Drug Administration officials says they have found positive samples of salmonella at the two Iowa farms involved in a massive egg recall. The officials said investigators found salmonella in chicken feed that was sold to both Wright County Egg and Hillandale Farms. More than 550 million...

4 years 2 months ago

Local farmer: Egg scare opens consumers eyes

One of the countries favorite foods is making thousands of Americans sick. "This recall is huge." explains Dr. Bernadette Albanese with the El Paso County Health Department, "You're talking almost a half billion eggs being recalled." Eggs tainted with salmonella have been linked to a farm in Iowa which distributes...

4 years 2 months ago

FDA commissioner: cook your eggs

An over-easy egg should make you uneasy -- according to the head of the Food and Drug Administration. Margaret Hamburg says consumers should strictly avoid runny yolks, as investigators continue their probe of a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 1,300 people. About a half billion eggs have been...

4 years 2 months ago

How to read codes on egg cartons

A salmonella outbreak in eggs that's sickened people around the country--including in Colorado-- and prompted a nationwide recall is causing some confusion. At issue--how to read the codes on egg cartons. Here in Colorado, the store brand eggs at Albertson's and Safeway are included in the recall, but not...

4 years 2 months ago

Colorado recall: frozen fruit pulp

Goya Foods has recalled its frozen mamey fruit pulp due to possible Salmonella contamination. Mamey is a tropical fruit often used in smoothies. Just last week, typhoid fever cases in California and Nevada were linked to Goya mamey pulp. In Colorado, the pulp was distributed at Safeway, SmartCo,...

4 years 2 months ago

Pet food causing salmonella in kids

Keep young kids away from the pet food. That advice comes from researchers who are reporting the first known salmonella outbreak in humans linked to dry pet food. Most of the victims are young children. And the experts don't think they're actually eating the pet food. They think the...

4 years 2 months ago

Rattlesnake cakes pack a vicious bite

It could've been the rattlesnake cakes. Or more precisely, the eggs in the cakes served by The Fort, a restaurant in the foothills west of Denver that specializes in wild game and other Western fare. Jefferson County health officials believe a salmonella outbreak caused by eggs that were likely...

4 years 4 months ago

Salmonella recalls in two separate pet products

The Food and Drug Administration says a company is voluntarily recalling all unexpired lots of its "Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin Supplement" tablets for dogs due to possible Salmonella contamination. The company, United Pet Group, says the product was sold nationally at various retailers. The supplement comes in 100-count...

4 years 7 months ago

Manufacturer expands pet food recall

Nature's Variety has expanded its recall of chicken-flavored pet food because of concerns over salmonella. The Lincoln, Neb.-based company said Monday that the raw, frozen food is being recalled because it could be contaminated with salmonella. The recall includes three-pound packages of chicken medallions, six-pound packages of chicken patties and...

4 years 8 months ago

Alamosa: tainted water update

Southern Colorado residents who say they were sickened by a salmonella outbreak blamed on Alamosa's water supply are suing the city. The lawsuit filed in Alamosa District Court Monday alleges the city failed to monitor and maintain a sanitary water system. The outbreak in March 2008 sickened as many...

4 years 8 months ago

Company recalls some granola bars sold in Colorado

State health officials say an Irwindale, California, company is voluntarily recalling certain granola bars that may be contaminated with salmonella and were sold in Colorado stores. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said Tuesday the granola bars are of the Health Valley Organic brand sold by Lovin Oven...

4 years 8 months ago

Chicken-flavored pet food recalled

Lincoln-based Nature's Variety is voluntarily recalling packages of its chicken-flavored pet food over concerns of salmonella contamination. The company says in a statement issued Thursday that no pets or humans have been sickened. Included in the recall are three-pound packages of chicken medallions, six-pound packages of chicken patties...

4 years 5 months ago

Salmonella warning issued for some dog treats

Consumers should not use certain beef dog treats distributed by Merrick Pet Care because the pet food might be contaminated with salmonella, health authorities warned on Thursday. Merrick Beef Filet Squares for dogs were distributed nationwide through retail stores and the Internet. No illnesses linked to the products have...

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