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    E. coli Hamburger Outbreak Hits NH
    BREAKING: State and federal government officials are trying to find the source of the outbreak after residents fell ill last month.
    By Tony Schinella (Patch Staff) - July 22, 2016 3:51 pm ET

    CONCORD, NH — The Division of Public Health Services, a department of NH DHHS, is investigating an outbreak of Escherichia coli O157:H7 (E. coli) in the state, according to a press statement on July 22, 2016.

    Since mid-June, about a dozen people have reportedly been infected with the same strain of E.coli after eating ground beef.

    “The Division of Public Health Services is working with our federal partners to investigate the source of the ground beef that is causing people in New Hampshire to become ill,” said Marcella Bobinsky, the acting director of DPHS...

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    NH E. coli Outbreak Linked to North Haverhill Farm
    Breaking: PT Farm LLC is recalling thousands of pounds of various ground beef products created in June.
    By Tony Schinella (Patch Staff) - July 27, 2016 1:31 pm ET

    CONCORD, NH — Federal officials believe they have located the meat producer that is responsible for the recent Escherichia coli O157:H7 (E. coli) outbreak in the Granite State, according to state officials.

    Around 8,800 lbs. of raw ground beef produced by PT Farm, LLC, of North Haverhill between June 6 and June 16, 2016, are being recalled...