food

Harvest Festival

Central Point, Ore., — The Harvest Festival in Central Point brought out hundreds of visitors from all over the Rogue Valley this weekend. From bounce houses and arts and crafts for the kids; to food, drinks, live music, shopping and giveaways, there was something …

Healthy food fair

Grants Pass, Ore., — Being healthy isn’t just a choice, it’s a lifestyle, that’s what local vendors in Grants Pass want you to know. Today at the Josephine County Fair Grounds, 30 different vendors from around the valley came to show residents …

Pancake mix recall

Tukwila, Wash. (CNN) — Continental Mills is recalling its Krusteaz Blueberry Pancake Mix. The recall affects products manufactured between April 2016 and June 2016. The company says a blueberry nugget in the mix is made with a small percentage of flour that …

New nutrition labels

(NBC News) — For the first time in more than 20 years, a major update to the labels that tell you what nutrients are in the food you eat is happening. First Lady Michelle Obama announced the changes at an annual Nutrition …

Meat allergies may be on the rise

Nashville, Tenn. — Doctors at Vanderbilt University say they’re treating an increasing number of patients with a red meat allergy linked to tick bites. The allergy, called alpha-gal syndrome, can cause hives, vomiting or even breathing problems hours after eating beef, pork …

Chipotle closes doors for meeting on food safety

Medford, Ore. — Medford’s Chipotle closed its doors on Monday for a company-wide meeting on food safety. The closing follows outbreaks of norovirus and E. coli that resulted in hundreds of customers getting sick. About 50,000 employees were expected to attend the …