Recent Agency News
Hy-Vee, Inc., based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling Maytag Raw Milk Blue Cheese across its eight-state region due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
The recalled cheese was sold in whole wheels and cuts, and re-packaged in foil or clear plastic wrap with scale labels in various weights. Blue cheese crumbles were also sold in plastic containers. All product was labeled as "Maytag Blue Raw Milk," "Maytag Blue" or "Maytag Iowa Blue Cheese" and with PLU numbers beginning with 854089001 and with "use by" dates between Jan. 20, 2016 and May 3, 2016. The product was sold from cheese cases in all of Hy-Vee's 240 stores, located in Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin, between Nov. 20, 2015 and March 2, 2016.
Customers who purchased this product should discard it or return it to their local Hy-Vee store for a full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact Hy-Vee Customer Care representatives 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-722-4098.
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Recall of pistachios in our area
Lipari Foods, LLC, of Warren, Michigan, has issued a voluntary recall of various raw pistachio products packaged by sister company JLM due to potentialSalmonella risk.
The products were distributed to food service and retail stores throughout Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Wisconsin and West Virginia.
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FOOD BANK CLOSED TODAY, FEB. 2.
Due to inclement weather, the Food Bank of Lincoln offices are CLOSED today (Feb. 2).
There will be NO mobile food distributions, Agency pick-ups or food donation collections today.
We anticipate we will resume regular business hours on Feb. 3. By 7:30 a.m., a message will be recorded on our phone greeting to announce any closing decisions. To hear the announcement and any related details, please call (402) 466-8170.
Stay warm. Stay safe. And have a good day!