Opinion

Jared Polis is governor of Colorado. He is an interesting fellow.

We called him to the attention of readers of Food Safety News when he was serving in Congress because of his association with the Food Freedom movement.

Turn the clock back to 2015 when then-Congressman Polis, D-CO, was
Continue Reading Letter from the Editor: Polis has brisket rub recipe and food freedom credentials

Public health officials in Colorado are warning the public to be aware of the dangers of foodborne botulism poisoning amid an investigation of several cases in the state.

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reports that the botulism patients have all had symptom onset since September. Testing from the
Continue Reading Alert in Colorado warns people to be aware of botulism risks; 5 sick

A woodworker, a filmmaker, and a designer — all just kids with their own businesses — were among those who testified this week before a Colorado legislative committee in support of the Legalizing Minors’ Businesses bill. Lobbyists for National Federal of Independent Business (NFIB) and Colorado Retailers Council weighed in
Continue Reading Kid businesses — including food sales — could be exempted from Colorado law

A Northern Colorado Mexican restaurant with a horrible food inspection record was ordered to immediately shut down Monday by county commissioners.

For the second time in as many years, operations at Almanza’s Mexican Food at 2502 8th Ave. in Garden City, CO, were suspended by the Board of Weld County
Continue Reading Immediate closure ordered for Almanza’s Mexican Food in Northern Colorado