cantaloupe

District Reassures Parents and Students [AUDIO]
With as many as 17 people across the country who have died from tainted cantaloupe, the Natrona County School District wants to reassure people around Casper that there are no tainted cantaloupe being served in the schools. Melons from California: “I would like people to know the cantaloupe t…
Long Road From Farm To Fork Worsens Food Outbreaks
WASHINGTON (AP) — The recent listeria outbreak from cantaloupe demonstrates one likely cause of large-scale occurrences of serious illnesses linked to tainted food: the long and winding road what we eat takes from farm to fork. A cantaloupe grown on a Colorado field may make four or five stop…
Cantaloupes Cause Listeria Outbreak in Wyo
CHEYENNE, WYO. — Wyoming state health officials are investigating whether the death last week of a Sheridan County woman is related to contaminated cantaloupes from Colorado. Wyoming Department of Health Spokeswoman Kim Deti says Monday the woman died from exposure to listeria, a type of bact…