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Feds Indict Four In Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak

Nine people died from tainted peanut butter that may have been intentionally shipped.


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Washington And Oregon Salmonella Tied To Foster Chicken

A number of salmonella illnesses traced to Foster Farms chicken in Washington and Oregon last year prompted health officials in both states to remind consumers Thursday that chicken in the kitchen can sicken.

CBS Seattle–02/14/2013

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Multiple Hedgehog-Related Salmonella Breakouts In Washington

The state Department of Health says that of 20 hedgehog-related salmonella cases reported nationally over the past year, seven were in Washington — and the only fatal case in the country was an elderly man in Spokane County.

CBS Seattle–01/31/2013

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Costco-Sold Smoked Salmon Sparking Recalls

Smoked salmon tainted with salmonella has sickened hundreds of people in the Netherlands, authorities said, sparking major recalls there and in the U.S.

CBS Seattle–10/03/2012