Salmonella in Plainville Farms, Wegmans, Nature's Promise Ground Turkey
Plainville Farms Ground Turkey Salmonella Health Alert, Outbreak

Ground turkey sold under the brand names Nature’s Promise, Wegmans, and Plainville Farms is under a health alert for Salmonella risk in connection with an outbreak of illness. The products have “use or sell by” dates ranging from 1/1/21 to…

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FDA Report on 2020 Leafy Greens E. coli Outbreak – It’s Still the Cows

Each fall for the last four years an E. coli outbreak has been linked to romaine lettuce or leafy greens produced in California’s Central Coast growing region. The fourth anniversary is supposed to be commemorated with fruit or flowers, but…

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Duluth Apartment Fire Kills One at Same Building Where Fatal Fire Occurred Last Year

One person died in a Duluth apartment fire at the same building where another person died in a fire last August. Firefighters arrived at the two-story eight-unit building at 631 East Third Street in East Hillside on Sunday afternoon. Crews…

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Dungeness Valley Creamery Raw Milk Campylobacter Outbreak, Recall

Dungeness Valley Creamery in Sequim, WA has issued a recall for raw milk products after they were linked to a Campylobacter outbreak in Washington that sickened five people. People who have purchased these products should not consume them as Campylobacter…

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Real Water Alkaline Water Recall Includes Costco, BI-LO, Whole Foods

A recall for Real Water Alkaline Water, associated with non-viral hepatitis illnesses involving liver failure, includes Costco, BI-LO, Whole Foods, and other stores.  The recalled products were sold in a variety of sizes. Consumers who have purchased these products should…

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Real Water Hepatitis Recall Isn’t Working, FDA Says

One week after Real Water Inc. recalled all of its alkaline water products after non-viral hepatitis illnesses including cases of liver failure were associated with them, the products are still being sold and marketed, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)…

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Real Water Alkaline Water Recall for Non-viral Hepatitis Risk

Real Water Inc. has issued a recall for all sizes of its alkaline drinking water for potential non-viral hepatitis risk. The recall comes after state and federal health officials identified at least 10 cases of non-viral hepatitis among people who…

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Real Water Refuses to Cooperate with FDA Probe of Liver Failure Cases

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says Real Water Inc. is refusing to cooperate with its investigation of a non-viral hepatitis outbreak that includes five cases of liver failure associated with the company’s alkaline water product. Because the company…

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Man Dies from Injuries Sustained in St. Paul House Fire

Four days after a March 14 fire at his St. Paul home, Gary Bruce Blaske, 66, died from his injuries. Firefighters were called to the scene in the 600 block of Minnehaha Ave. W. around 8:14 a.m. When they arrived,…

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Evelyth Explosion Injures 1 in MN

One person in Evelyth, MN was hospitalized with burn injuries after an explosion and fire yesterday. The incident occurred just after 7:30 a.m. on the 600 block of 17th Avenue West. The State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause…

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Third Grader’s Death in Iowa School Bus Crash Raises Driver Safety Concerns

A third-grade girl in Iowa died in a tragic school bus accident last Friday. The crash happened when a car rear-ended a school bus that was stopped to pick-up students on A-50, about four miles west of Highway 18. Jessica…

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New Legionnaires’ case at Rosemont Court Months After Deadly Outbreak

Months after a deadly Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at Rosemont Court, a seniors complex in Portland, OR, a new illness has been confirmed there. Legionnaires’ disease is a severe form of pneumonia that people develop after they inhale water droplets contaminated…