Legionella Bacteria CDC
Hot Water System is Source of Mount Carmel Legionnaires’ Outbreak

The hot water system at Mount Carmel Grove City has been identified as the source of the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Ohio hospital. Sixteen people who have sickened, one person has died. Click Here to Contact Us for a…

Wrongful Death Truck Lawyer
Semi Driver Causes Fatal Chain Reaction Crash in Woodbury

A 33-year-old man from Woodbury, MN died in a chain-reaction crash caused by a Freightliner semi-trailer truck this morning. Andrew S. Russ was killed in the crash that happened shortly before 7:00 A.M. on westbound I-94 at Radio Drive. As…

Negligent Truck Drivers Cause Serious Accidents on the Road

Over the past few months, negligent truck drivers have caused a chain of serious accidents throughout the U.S. Distracted truck drivers caused most of these accidents by crashing into slowing traffic. Speeding to meet a deadline is no excuse to…

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ADM Wheat Linked to E. coli Outbreak Prompts Another Flour Recall

Three weeks ago, E. coli in ADM Milling wheat triggered a recall for ALDI’s Baker’s Corner flour after it was linked to an ongoing E. coli outbreak. Now, a second brand of flour, King Arthur, is being recalled. In the recall posted…

Kirkland Berries Hepatits A
Hepatitis A in Frozen Berries Sold at Kroger and Costco

Frozen triple berry mixes sold under the Private Selection brand at Kroger and the Kirkland brand at Costco stores may be contaminated with Hepatitis A. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a public health alert about the berries.…

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Southwest Minnesota Grain Elevator Explosion Injures 1

A grain elevator fire and explosion injured one person in southwestern Minnesota. The incident took place at New Vision Cooperative in Brewster, an agricultural company that produces livestock feed. On Monday morning shortly before 10:00 A.M., firefighters received the report…

Karawan tahini recall
More Karawan Tahini Products Recalled for Salmonella Risk

A recall for Karawan brand tahini products, which are linked to a Salmonella outbreak, has been expanded. Brodt Zenatti Holding LLC of Jupiter, Florida has issued two previous tahini recalls in connection with this outbreak. One on May 15, 2019,…

Cyclospora Outbreak
Summertime is Peak Season for Cyclospora

Summertime is the peak season for Cyclospora, a parasite that can cause food poisoning.  Last summer, two Cyclospora outbreaks sickened hundreds of people. One of them was linked to Fresh Express salad sold at McDonald’s. The other was linked to Del…

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Gas Explosion in Sante Fe, TX Injures 5

Five people were injured in a gas explosion in Santa Fe, TX around 6 p.m.last night. The five-member crew from Dayton Pipeline, working on contract for CenterPoint Energy, was working on a line near Avenue M and 24th Street when…

Salmonella
Salmonella Outbreak Forces Temporary Closure of Elite Daycare in Omaha

A Salmonella outbreak at Elite Childcare Academy in Omaha has prompted the temporary closure of the facility for cleaning. Douglas County health officials don’t yet have a total of the number of people sickened. The daycare, located near the intersection of…

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Bicyclist Killed in Accident on Hwy 36 in Pine Springs, MN

A bicyclist, 67-year-old Gary Bernard Michel of St. Paul, MN, was killed this afternoon after being struck by a Ford pickup truck in an accident near the intersection of Highway 36 and Hilton Trail in Pine Springs, Minnesota.  The crash…

Legionella Testing
Mount Carmel Grove City Legionnaires’ Outbreak: 15 Sick, 1 Dead

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at Mount Carmel Grove City hospital in Ohio has sickened 13 people and led to the death of one. Dr. Amy Acton, Director of the Ohio Department of Health Director has ordered the newly opened hospital…