Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

6th case of listeria tied to Wisconsin cheesemaker

8:51 PM, Aug. 22, 2013  |  Comments
  • Filed Under

WATERLOO, Wis. (AP) - A sixth victim has been reported in a listeria outbreak linked to Wisconsin cheesemaker Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese.

An update Thursday from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the sixth case was reported in Texas last month. The others were reported in July. They included two in Minnesota and one each in Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. One Minnesotan died.

The Waterloo-based company recalled three varieties of soft cheese - Les Frères, Petit Frère and Petit Frère with Truffles - which were distributed nationwide.

Federal and state regulators say Crave Brothers halted all production as a precaution when it announced the recall, and they're reviewing the company's corrective actions before authorizing it to resume.

Company officials didn't return calls seeking details.

---

Online:

CDC outbreak page: http://www.cdc.gov/listeria/outbreaks/cheese-07-13/index.html

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
575 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
856 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1015 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1271 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports