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November 12, 2013 at 10:53 AM

No new E. coli cases in Washington from outbreak

OLYMPIA  (AP) — The Washington state Health Department says there have been no new cases of E. coli linked to ready-to-eat salads and sandwiches made by a California company and sold through Trader Joe’s. Officials hope there won’t be more than the three cases initially reported in Washington. Nearly two-dozen were reported in California, said spokesman…


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November 10, 2013 at 7:58 PM

3 in state sickened by Trader Joe’s salads in E. coli recall

UPDATE, 9:55 A.M.: The Associated Press More than 90 tons of ready-to-eat salads and sandwiches by a California catering company are being recalled after 26 people in three states were sickened by a bacterial strain of E. coli linked to its products, federal health officials said Sunday. In Washington, three people who were sickened with the bacterium…


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November 4, 2013 at 9:21 PM

Reser’s Fine Foods expands product recall over possible Listeria contamination

Because of possible contamination with  Listeria monocytogenes, Reser’s Fine Foods has expanded it’s recall of its chicken, ham and beef products from its Topeka, Kansas, facility to include all products produced in Topeka between Sept. 5 and Oct. 25. Previously the date range for recalled products was Sept. 5 to Oct. 9. The recalled products were…


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May 22, 2013 at 11:33 AM

Foster Farms recalls grilled chicken breast strips

California-based chicken producer Foster Farms is recalling about 6,165 pounds of its ready-to-eat grilled chicken breast strips because the strips contain wheat and soy — known allergens — which are not listed on the labels of its packages, federal agriculture officials said. The packages were mislabeled and distributed to retailers in Washington as well as Arizona,…


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January 23, 2013 at 6:08 PM

Organic frozen pizzas recalled

Buying organic frozen pizza may not be the healthier choice this week if you’re looking at Annie’s Homegrown “rising crust frozen pizza”: The company is recalling all frozen pizzas with a best-by-date between Jan. 9 and Sept. 13. Berkeley, Calif.-based Annie’s Homegrown Inc. issued the recall after discovering metal fragments in flour used…


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September 25, 2012 at 8:24 PM

Trader Joe’s peanut butter recalled, linked to 30 salmonella cases

The Spokesman-Review A Spokane teen was among 30 people who were sickened with salmonella connected to a peanut butter sold by grocer Trader Joe’s. Spokane health officials say the teen, along with another Washington boy from Thurston County, became ill about 6 weeks ago. The peanut butter recall has now been expanded to dozens of peanut, cashew and…


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