Listeria

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The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating the Dole food company over a listeria outbreak linked to its plant in Springfield that killed at least four people. 

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Limited production has restarted at the Dole processing plant in Springfield after the end of the listeriosis outbreak linked to the facility.

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A Boston-based private equity firm says it will invest in the Columbus-based Ice Cream manufacturer that is attempting to rebound from two listeria outbreaks.

The family of a Cincinnati-area woman has filed a lawsuit against the Dole company, alleging Listeria in salad processed at the company's plant in Springfield caused her to slip into a coma in January.

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The Centers for Disease Control says more than a dozen people have become sickened by a listeria outbreak connected to the Dole processing plant in Springfield.

Columbus-based Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has hired a director of food safety after listeria contamination shut down production and twice caused the company to temporarily close its stores last year.

The Centers for Disease Control says three people in Connecticut, Missouri and New York have been added to the list of those sickened from a listeria outbreak linked to packaged salads made at the Dole processing facility in Springfield.

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The Dole foods factory in Springfield is being shut down amid the company's listeria outbreak.

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Listeria in packaged salad produced at the Dole plant in Springfield is being blamed for killing one person and sickening several others.

Columbus-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams will roll out its year-round signature flavors in newly designed packaging later this month. 

Columbus-based Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams says it will reopen its 22 scoop shops with a limited menu at 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Columbus-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams says it is again closing its production facility and scoop shops after finding listeria for a second time.

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams will be available for Memorial Day weekend.  

The CEO of Columbus-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams says the source of the listeria bacteria that shut down production and distribution in six states has been traced to the spout of a pint-filling machine. 

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is destroying more than 265 tons of ice cream after listeria was found in the production facility and in products last week. 

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Columbus-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams says listeria has been found in other pints and in its local production facility.

Columbus-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is temporarily shutting down its retail stores and issuing a recall on all products following discovery of the listeria bacteria in a sample taken by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture. 

Federal officials say an Ohio-based grower has voluntarily recalled 465 boxes of cilantro because of possible Listeria contamination.

Cincinnati-based Kroger is recalling ten ounce packages of Kroger Fresh Selections Spinach supplied by NewStar Fresh Foods due to concerns they may be tainted with listeria.