March 8, 2013 (San Diego)- Bumble Bee Foods, LLC, has issued a voluntary recall on specific codes of 5-ounce Chunk White Albacore and Chunk Light Tuna products. The recall has been issued because the products do not meet the company’s standards for seal tightness.
Loose seals or seams could result in product contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens and lead to illness if consumed.
December 12, 2012 -- (San Diego’s East County)--East County Roundup highlights top stories of interest to East County and San Diego’s inland regions, published in other media. This week’s top “Roundup” headlines include:
- Arson frightens Rancho San Diego family (U-T San Diego)
- The fall of the Union-Tribune (Media Matters)
- Tree-trimming, electric contactors pay $370 million for 2007 wildfires U-T San Diego)
- APNewsBreak: Dispute over records at [San Onofre] nuclear plant (U-T San Diego)
- Prop R leaves Ramona schools with no plan B (U-T San Diego)
- Congressman Darrell Issa’s home burglarized (KUSI)
- Natural medical school is latest development in growing trend (U-T San Diego)
- Lemon Grove city hours revamped (U-T San Diego)
- El Cajon Boulevard changes precursor to revitalization regionwide (U-T San Diego)
- La Mesa man’s 459 pound tuna biggest of all time? (U-T San Diego)
- Planning group listens to residents, votes against evacuation lighting (Ramona Patch)
- New UC logo a no go with students and alumni (Los Angeles Times)
- Renewed call for probe of Wildlife Services (Sacramento Bee)
- Senator Gaines introduces bill to repeal fire tax (Lakeside News)
Read more for excerpts and links to full stories.
Nothing but the Truth!
April 7, 2011 (San Diego) -- Ecologists have been saying for years that continued buildup of radioactive waste with no safe storage would haunt us. They also reminded us nuclear reactors are vulnerable to earthquakes and terrorist attacks.
Now albacore tuna, the tasty white-meat fish so beloved of afternoon sandwiches and tuna salads, are showing up with high levels off radiation from the Japanese tsunami.