Growers Push Cantaloupe Safety After Listeria DeathsColorado cantaloupe growers are promoting new safeguards as Rocky Ford melons return to grocery stores a year after a deadly listeria outbreak killed 30 people, including two in North Texas.
Deal Close In Colorado Listeria LawsuitsLawyers involved in lawsuits against a Colorado farm identified as the source of a deadly listeria outbreak last fall said Monday they were close to a settlement in the case.
North Texas Family Sues Over Alleged Listeria DeathA negligence lawsuit filed by the family of an 89-year-old North Texas woman says she died after eating cantaloupe allegedly tainted with listeria.
Dirty Equipment Cited In Cantaloupe OutbreakDirty equipment at a cantaloupe packing facility was probably to blame for the deadliest outbreak of foodborne illness in 25 years, the FDA said.
Long Road From Farm To Fork Worsens Food OutbreaksThe recent listeria outbreak from cantaloupe shows that large-scale occurrences of serious illnesses linked to tainted food have grown more common over the years, partly because much of what we eat takes a long and winding road from farm to fork.
2nd North Texas Death From Listeria Infection ConfirmedOfficials say a second North Texas resident who became ill from listeria linked to cantaloupes from a Colorado farm has died.
Dallas County Reports 1st Death From Listeria InfectionA Dallas County man, who got sick after eating contaminated cantaloupe and contracting listeria, has died. In all, there have been four people sickened with listeria in Dallas County, but this is the first death.
Third Case Of Listeria Linked To Nat'l OutbreakAnother case of listeria in Dallas County has been linked to a national outbreak that was traced back to cantaloupes from Jensen Farms in Colorado.
Two Dallas County Listeria Cases Linked To Recalled Cantaloupes Two recent cases of listeria among Dallas County residents did come from the same source that caused a multistate investigation earlier in the month, Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday.
Cantaloupe Listeria Outbreak Includes 2 Texas CasesHealth officials have issued a warning for Rocky Ford cantaloupes amid an outbreak blamed for four deaths and 15 cases of the strain in four states -- including Texas.