Posted: 10/23/2013 - An important warning for any pet owners: thousands of dogs and cats have been "mysteriously" getting sick from jerky treats. Almost 600 pets have even died. The FDA says the outbreak is one of the most elusive and mysterious that they have ever seen. Officials know the treats in question come from China, but they haven't narrowed down the brand. Concerned your pet could get sick? Click on the link for a list of symptoms to be on the lookout for.
Updated: 10/23/2013 - Nearly 23,000 pounds of chicken, ham and beef products are being recalled due to a possible listeria contamination. The meat products are from Kansas-based Reser's Fine Foods, and have been distributed to 28 states--including Colorado. Reser's is also is recalling approximately 109,000 cases of refrigerated ready-to-eat products because it may be contaminated with Listeria. Customers with questions regarding the recall can call the Reser's Fine Foods Consumer Hotline 1-888-257-7913 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. MST. You can also follow the links for more information.
Posted: 10/21/2013 - A local family is devastated after they say a veterinarian's office lost their dog. The Burritt family says Tao was last seen outside the vet hospital near Jason and Hampden streets in Englewood, Colorado. They say she was scheduled for an MRI this morning and was being put into a vehicle at the vet hospital when she got loose and ran off. If you have any information call call the Humane Society in Littleton at 303-703-2938.
Posted: 10/17/2013 - Toyota is recalling about 803,000 Model Year 2012-2013 Camry, Camry Hybrid, Avalon, Avalon Hybrid, and Venza vehicles due to a problem with the air conditioning condenser unit housing. Water from the air conditioning condenser unit housing could leak onto the airbag control module and cause a short circuit. Details are at the link below.
Updated: 10/17/2013 - Due to the challenges brought on by the government shutdown and furlough situation The Mountain Post Spouses Club finds military families are needing more help than ever. Once again the MPSC is collecting winter coats for Fort Carson families in need. Coats can be dropped off at designated locations at the Mountain Post until November 2. For more information go to the website below.
Posted: 10/17/2013 - We usually think of California when we think of earthquakes, but they can happen here too. And there's an effort Thursday to make sure we're all prepared. It's called "The Great Shakeout," an earthquake drill held around the world, including right here in Colorado. This year, the drill is focusing on the fires that can start after a quake because of damaged utility lines. Want to learn more? Sign up online by following the link.