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Legislation addresses carbon monoxide dangers

June 28, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Nicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act, named for two young brothers from Kimball who died from carbon monoxide poisoning, would empower the Consumer Product Safety Commission to enforce tougher standards to help ensure carbon monoxide detectors are safe and reliable. Continue Reading

Minn. woman suffers close call with carbon monoxide poisoning

September 24, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

DETROIT LAKES – A rural Detroit Lakes resident was taken to the hospital suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday morning. Continue Reading

Klobuchar Calls for Passage of Food Safety Bill in Wake of Egg Recall

August 28, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar today renewed her call for the passage of food safety legislation pending in the Senate following a recent salmonella contamination that has caused a recall of over 550 million eggs. Continue Reading

Second Iowa firm recalls eggs

August 21, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON (AP) – A second Iowa farm is recalling eggs due to salmonella poisoning. The FDA says the recall is related to an ongoing investigation of an outbreak that has sickened more than 1,000 people. Continue Reading