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As April snow hits, driver killed in Otter Tail County crash
A platform that's close to the heart: 'Outstanding Teen' talks organ donation at driver's education classes
Shattered innocence: Becker County child abuse cases on the rise
Youth ATV Safety Training set for May 20
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Mathew R. Veronen
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
February 20, 2015
Some Nutrisca dry dog food recalled due to salmonella
Perham-based Tuffy’s Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling specific lots of its Nutrisca dry dog food because the food has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella. The recalled product is limited to Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food in 4-pound bag sizes,...
February 20, 2015 - 5:40am
May 17, 2013
Minnesota health officials investigate salmonella cases linked to tahini
Two Minnesota infants have been sickened with salmonellosis linked to eating Krinos brand tahini sesame paste that has been recalled by the manufacturer, the Minnesota Department of Health announced today. State health and agriculture officials said consumers should not eat Krinos...
May 17, 2013 - 4:26pm
February 23, 2009
Minnesota food detectives solve peanut butter case
ST. PAUL - Nine dead, three in Minnesota, with 654 sick in 44 states. It almost sounds like terrorists spreading a deadly disease.
February 23, 2009 - 9:54am
February 17, 2009
Sons of salmonella victim call for tighter food rules
ST. PAUL - Jeff Almer wants his mother's death to mean something. Shirley Almer of Perham died Dec. 21 from salmonella poisoning blamed on contaminated peanut butter. It was the first of at least nine U.S. deaths, including three in Minnesota, attributed to the deadly organism from...
February 17, 2009 - 8:00am
February 7, 2009
MDA issues consumer advisory for Jack & The Green Sprouts
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) issued a consumer advisory for Jack & The Green Sprouts brand alfalfa sprouts after routine product testing found a package of the product to contain Salmonella bacteria. This product contamination is not associated with the ongoing national...
February 7, 2009 - 3:00pm
February 6, 2009
Inspectors look for peanut butter products
ST. PAUL -- Food inspectors fanned out across Minnesota this week to make sure potentially tainted peanut butter products no longer are for sale. The list of products that could be infected with possibly deadly salmonella bacteria tops 800, leading to what some say is the biggest...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Minnesota officials seek tainted peanut butter
ST. PAUL - Food inspectors are fanning out across Minnesota this week to make sure potentially tainted peanut butter products no longer are for sale. The list of products that could be infected with possibly deadly salmonella bacteria tops 800, leading to what some say is the biggest...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 1, 2009
Three schools near Bemidji possibly shipped peanut products tainted with salmonella
Three schools in the region were shipped possibly tainted peanut products linked to a nationwide salmonella outbreak as part of the federal school meal program, U.S Department of Agriculture officials announced Friday. Included on the list of schools receiving the products are Cass...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
January 24, 2009
Third Minnesotan dies from salmonella
ST. PAUL - The state Health Department said a third Minnesotan has died from salmonella. Officials say the woman was in her 80s and lived at a long-term care facility. Her name and date and place of death have not been released. A nationwide salmonella outbreak tied to peanut butter...
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am
January 21, 2009
East Otter Tail County woman's death linked to salmonella, family to sue
After battling a brain tumor for months, with her family hoping to bring her home for the holidays, an East Otter Tail County woman is believed to have succumbed to a totally unexpected attack: salmonella contamination. Rural Perham resident Shirley Mae Almer, a 1954 graduate of...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
January 17, 2009
Wadena Lanes owner's death linked with salmonella outbreak
WADENA - Wadena Lanes owner Shirley Almer was one of two Minnesotans whose deaths are being linked with a salmonella outbreak affecting 43 states, according to her daughter, Ginger Lorentz of Brainerd. Almer died Dec. 21 at age 72 in Brainerd. The family was shocked when the Minnesota...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
June 10, 2008
Tomatoes trigger salmonella outbreak
A nationwide salmonella outbreak has merchants yanking tomatoes from their shelves while health officials search for more answers. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration named three types of tomatoes - raw red plum, red Roma and round red - as the likely culprits of the outbreak.
June 10, 2008 - 12:00am
Minnesota-produced tomatoes given the green light
FARGO - Tomatoes grown and harvested in Minnesota are now considered safe to eat, according to the U.S.
June 10, 2008 - 12:00am
Grocers pull tomatoes after FDA links some to salmonella outbreak
Grand Forks grocers and restaurants followed a national directive Monday and pulled tomatoes that could be linked to a salmonella outbreak from their shelves and tables. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration named three types of tomatoes -- raw red plum, red Roma and round red --...
June 10, 2008 - 12:00am