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STATE CRIME AND GOVERNMENT ROUNDUP: Officials confirm sixth case of listeria that's linked to cheeses

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Health officials have confirmed a sixth case of listeria that’s linked to three award-winning Wisconsin cheeses. The U-S Centers for Disease Control said the latest case was reported in Texas. That’s after five other listeria cases were reported in early July, when Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese of Waterloo recalled its Les Freres, Petit Frere, and Petit Frere with Truffles. All three have won awards from the American Cheese Society. One person in Minnesota died from the small outbreak.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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