Browsing All posts tagged under »e coli«

2,500 pounds of Veal Trim products Recalled for E.coli

May 18, 2015 by


ZYK Enterprises, Inc., Duvall, WA, is recalling 2,522 pounds of boneless veal trim and whole veal muscle cut products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. The following boneless veal trim and whole veal muscle cuts produced from January 2-23, 2015, are subject to recall: 60 lb. bulk boxes of boneless veal trim with […]

22 children with E.coli from Milk Makers Fest in WA state

May 5, 2015 by


The Whatcom County Health Department (Washington state) is investigating an outbreak of shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157 associated with the Milk Makers Fest that was held at the Northwest Fairgrounds in Lynden on 4/21 – 4/23/15. Over a thousand primary school children from all of the school districts in Whatcom County attended the event. Most […]

1,620 lb of Beef Trim Recalled for E. coli in Oregon and Washington

January 29, 2015 by


Washington Beef, LLC of Toppenish, Washington is recalling 1,620 pounds of boneless beef trim that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. The boneless beef trim was produced on Nov. 28, 2012 and is packaged in 60 lb bulk packs labeled TRIM 65/35 (FZN) and bears the establishment number “EST. 235” inside the USDA mark […]

Couple sue Whole Foods in son’s E. coli death

December 20, 2014 by


by Doug Powell I’ve said it many times: Whole Foods is too concerned about food porn and not enough about food safety. According to the Boston Herald a Braintree, Mass. couple whose 8-year-old son died after allegedly eating ground beef contaminated with a powerful strain of E. coli is suing the grocery chain that sold […]

2 Hospitalized with E. coli prompt closure of Montessori

November 5, 2014 by


Clackamas County, Oregon authorities on Saturday said a string of three E. coli cases since September has put two people in the hospital. The county health department previously had declined to state the condition of the patients who have become ill. A statement from the county on Saturday said a third patient has recovered. The […]

One child dead, 2 sick from E. coli in Oregon E. coli; parents desperate for answers ask was it a goat named Cathy?

October 21, 2014 by


by Doug Powell The parents of a Lincoln County girl, Serena Profitt, who died last month of shiga-toxin producing E. coli, say public health officials suspect the 4-year-old was infected by droppings from the family’s goat. But Rachel Profitt told The Oregonian lab tests have not been conclusive and the investigation continues into the death of […]

Oregon 4-year-old girl diagnosed with E. coli dies

September 10, 2014 by


by Doug Powell Four-year-old Serena Profitt died Monday at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Oregon, after being diagnosed with E. coli and a 6-year-old family friend is also sick. Doctors, at this point, do not know the source of the E. coli. The pastor said the families played “in a pond in the Lebanon area, playing […]


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