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Yellowstone, Grand Teton norovirus cases normal

Yellowstone, Grand Teton norovirus cases normal

JACKSON, Wyo. — A norovirus outbreak that sickened more than 100 people at Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks appears to have subsided.

July 13, 2013 9:39 am Related Loading…

Norovirus outbreak in Hudson sickens 30

HUDSON, Wyo. — A norovirus outbreak in the central Wyoming community of Hudson has state health officials trying to pinpoint the cause of the illness that has sickened some 30 people.

July 08, 2013 6:35 amLoading…
Norovirus outbreak prompts caution at Yellowstone, Grand Teton

Norovirus outbreak prompts caution at Yellowstone, Grand Teton

With more than 200 reported cases of gastrointestinal illness among visitors and workers in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks this summer, the National Park Service is urging visitors to be vigilant about hand-washing while on vacation.

June 19, 2013 12:18 pmLoading…
Norovirus visits Yellowstone, brought in on tour bus

Norovirus visits Yellowstone, brought in on tour bus

JACKSON, Wyo. — Officials report an outbreak of norovirus in the Mammoth area of Yellowstone National Park this week.

June 14, 2013 8:28 am Related Loading…

State health officials report large increase in norovirus outbreaks

An unusually high number of outbreaks of gastroenteritis, commonly referred to as the stomach flu, have been reported to state and local public health officials.

April 24, 2013 11:02 amLoading…

Lawsuits filed over alleged Golden Corral illness

CASPER — People who say they fell ill after they ate at a Golden Corral restaurant in Casper last year have sued the restaurant chain.

February 12, 2013 10:37 amLoading…

Natrona County health officials ID hundreds of illnesses tied to outbreak

CASPER, Wyo. — Authorities identified more than 300 cases of foodborne illness after a December outbreak in Casper, but that number represented only the “tip of the iceberg,” health officials said Monday.

January 07, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

Report says norovirus outbreak checked at fire camp

MISSOULA — A new report says norovirus broke out among the food staff of firefighters battling a large wildfire in the Bob Marshall Wilderness.

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Casper Golden Corral closes for cleaning, inspection after norovirus outbreak

CASPER, Wyo. — The Golden Corral restaurant in east Casper is closed until at least dinnertime Friday after a suspected foodborne virus outbreak at the location affected more than 150 people, according to David Giesen, president of franchisee Golden DBL Inc. of Denver.

December 13, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Golden Corral restaurant leading suspect in Casper foodborne-illness outbreak

CASPER, Wyo. — More than 50 reports of foodborne illness have been made to the Natrona County Health Department this week, said Bob Harrington, department director.

December 12, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Shower before swim reduces chance of RWI

Water activities such as boating, swimming, water-skiing and fishing continue to grow in popularity every year. As more and more people take to the waters, chances of getting a recreational water illness (RWI) increase.

July 17, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…

Florence flu outbreak attributed to norovirus

FLORENCE -- The bug that wreaked havoc on the Florence-Carlton School District last week was an outbreak of norovirus, according to Ravalli County Public Health Nurse Judy Griffin.

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1 norovirus case confirmed so far in Teton County

JACKSON, Wyo. - Health officials have confirmed at least one case of norovirus in Teton County and say other people who have reported symptoms may also have the illness.

January 02, 2012 7:45 pmLoading…

Montana says reports of norovirus outbreaks on the rise

HELENA — The state says it is getting more reports of norovirus affecting schools, day cares and nursing homes.

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Norovirus responsible for illness at Beartooth Elementary

Norovirus is being blamed for causing the illness of more than 200 pupils last week at Beartooth Elementary, RiverStone Health officials confirmed Tuesday.

September 13, 2011 4:12 pmLoading…

Jackson, Wyoming, area sees surge in norovirus

JACKSON, Wyo. -- A virus that commonly infects cruise ship passengers is making the rounds in Jackson Hole at the height of tourist season.

July 14, 2011 10:12 amLoading…

Stomach bug is going around so wash your hands

Yellowstone County health officials are warning the public to take “extra precautions” after seeing an uptick in the number of norovirus cases.

January 31, 2011 9:45 pmLoading…

Holiday traditions are often defined by what you eat

No matter how you celebrate the holiday season, it likely involves food. Holiday traditions are often defined by what you eat. Whether it's ham or turkey, pumpkin or apple pie, food is a much-anticipated part of any holiday gathering. Making sure your holiday meal is prepared with food safet…

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