E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle SpreadsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says new cases have been reported in California, New York and Ohio. Cases were reported in Minnesota earlier, while the majority of illnesses have been in Oregon and Washington.
After Salmonella Outbreak In MN, Chipotle Experiences E. Coli Outbreak In Wash.Chipotle closed 43 of its Pacific Northwest locations after the chain's third foodborne illness this year sickened about two dozen people — prompting renewed scrutiny of a company that touts its use of fresh ingredients and farm-sourced fare.
Reality Check: Who Gets Paid Sick Days?Thousands of Minnesotans don't get paid when they don't work, and that could be making you sick.
Salmonella: Sentencing For Managers Who Helped Convict BossThey were star witnesses who helped convict their old boss, a former peanut executive who got the harshest sentence ever for a U.S. producer in a food-borne illness case. Now two ex-managers of a Georgia peanut plant at the center of a deadly salmonella outbreak face the prospect of going to prison themselves. Sammy Lightsey and Danny Kilgore were scheduled to return Thursday to U.S. District Court for sentencing by the same judge who sent their ex-employer, former Peanut Corporation of American owner Stewart Parnell, to prison for 28 years.
Fmr. Peanut Company Owner Gets 28 Years In Salmonella CaseA former peanut company owner is going to prison for a food-poisoning outbreak that killed three Minnesotans. A judge sentenced Stewart Parnell to 28 years behind bars Monday. Parnell ran the Peanut Corporation of America in Georgia.
Tomatoes Source Of Chipotle Salmonella Outbreak In MinnesotaMinnesota officials say tomatoes were the source of a salmonella outbreak that has sickened dozens of people who ate at Chipotle restaurants in the state since August. Investigators said Wednesday they are working to trace the tomatoes back to the farm that produced them.
MDH: Salmonella Cases Linked To Chipotle Restaurants In MinnesotaState health leaders say Chipotle restaurants are the source of a salmonella outbreak that caused more than four dozen people to get sick.
Nat'l Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Cucumbers Reaches North DakotaA national salmonella outbreak appears to have reached North Dakota with the state confirming a case matching the others.
Minnesotans Sickened By Salmonella-Tainted CucumbersA dozen Minnesotans have gotten sick after eating cucumbers linked to a national salmonella outbreak.
Life Sentence Urged In Peanut Salmonella CaseFederal court officers have recommended a sentence of life in prison for a peanut company executive convicted of selling salmonella-tainted food, a move that attorneys on both sides called "unprecedented" for a food-poisoning case. The potential life sentence for former Peanut Corporation of America owner Stewart Parnell was disclosed by prosecutors in a court filing Wednesday.
Aspen Foods Recalls Nearly 2 Million Pounds Of ChickenThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois-based Aspen Foods is recalling nearly 2 million pounds of raw, frozen chicken products over concerns they might be contaminated with salmonella.
2 Separate Minnesota Salmonella Outbreaks Sicken 7 PeopleState officials say several recent cases of salmonella in Minnesota have been linked to stuffed chicken entrees that look cooked but are actually raw.