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Colorado Cantaloupe

Feds Seek Cantaloupe Listeria Victims' Records

AP | Posted 08.14.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- An attorney for people who say they were sickened by cantaloupe contaminated with listeria says U.S. Attorney's officials are investigating ...

Colo. Cantaloupes Return A Year After Deadly Listeria Outbreak

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 09.12.2012 | Denver

GLENDALE, Colo. — Nearly a year after the nation's deadliest foodborne illness outbreak in more than two decades, Colorado cantaloupes are back ...

Back On The Shelves

Posted 07.14.2012 | Denver

A little less than a year after the Jensen Farms listeria outbreak took the nation by storm as the third-deadliest food outbreak in U.S. history, Rock...

Cantaloupe Listeria Outbreak Claims Another Life

Posted 02.22.2012 | Denver

The deadly cantaloupe listeria outbreak that the Center for Disease Control said was over in December has claimed another life on Tuesday -- that of M...

Listeria Outbreak Officially OVER, Says CDC

AP | Posted 12.09.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- U.S. health authorities say the final death toll from an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe is 30. The Centers for Disease Control and Prev...

Cantaloupe Death Toll Climbs Higher

AP | Posted 01.02.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- The death toll in an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe has reached 29 after federal health authorities say an eighth person has died in Col...

Listeria Deaths Keep Rising

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 12.04.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON -- Federal health officials have raised the death toll to 18 in an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe. The Centers for Disease Control and...

For Listeria Victims, Sudden Turns For The Worse

AP | By DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 12.03.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Charles Palmer is a hardy 71-year-old former Marine and Vietnam veteran who trains cockatiels to say "Semper Fi" and "Whatcha doin', man?" ...

Long Road From Farm To Plate Worsens Food Outbreaks

AP/The Huffington Post | BY MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 12.03.2011 | Food

(Associated Press) WASHINGTON -- The recent listeria outbreak from cantaloupe demonstrates one likely cause of large-scale occurrences of serious illn...

Another Listeria Death In Colo.

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.30.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported a third Colorado death linked to listeria in cantaloupes, bringing the natio...

Deadliest Food Outbreak In A Decade

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.27.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON -- Federal health officials said Wednesday more illnesses and possibly more deaths may be linked to an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe i...

Listeria In Cantaloupe Has Now Killed 8

AP/The Huffington Post | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.22.2011 | Food

WASHINGTON -- The death toll has risen to eight in an outbreak of listeria traced to Colorado-grown cantaloupes, officials said Wednesday. The Cent...

2nd Death Linked To Listera-Infected Cantaloupe

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | Food

DENVER -- Health officials say a second person has died in Colorado in a listeria outbreak traced to Colorado cantaloupes. Mark Salley of the Colorad...

UPDATE: Cantaloupe Recall Issued; 2 Dead, Dozens More Sick

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Denver

By STEVEN K. PAULSON, Associated Press DENVER -- A melon farm in Colorado has issued a recall of cantaloupe following a Listeria outbreak that has ...

Colorado Cantaloupe Warning Issued After 4 Deaths

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 11.13.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Health officials have issued a warning for cantaloupes from a revered melon-producing area of the U.S. state of Colorado amid a bacteri...