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Kentucky sports bar closes in relation to Salmonella outbreak

Eagles Roost Sports Bar, Irvine, Ken.

A sports bar in Irvine, KY  has voluntarily closed while county and state officials investigate a Salmonella outbreak that has sickened about 60 people. Eight have required hospitalization. Neither the Estill County Health Department nor the Kentucky Department of Public Health (KDPH) have named the restaurant, but CBS and NBC television news affiliates in Lexington… Continue Reading

Children in KY E. Coli Outbreak Drank Milk From Raw Milk Dairy

(Editor’s note: This article has been updated to reflect a communication from the Kentucky Department for Public Health.) The four Kentucky children hospitalized in an E. coli outbreak earlier this month all consumed milk from the same raw milk dairy, according to multiple reports and the mother of one of the sickened children. The Kentucky Department… Continue Reading