e. coli http://kbia.org en St. Joseph plant uses ultraviolet light to kill bacteria http://kbia.org/post/st-joseph-plant-uses-ultraviolet-light-kill-bacteria <p></p><p>A new $18 million project at a St. Joseph plant uses ultraviolet lights to remove E. coli from wastewater before it goes into the Missouri River.</p><p>Officials cut the ribbon Wednesday at the UV and Effluent Pump Station Facility.</p><p><a href="http://www.newspressnow.com/news/local_news/article_61b77b14-91bf-55f5-87fe-43ef8364632b.html">The St. Joseph News-Press</a> reports the plant contains 972 ultraviolet lights, which kill DNA found in E. coli so it can&#39;t reproduce.</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 22:43:20 +0000 Associated Press 41174 at http://kbia.org St. Joseph plant uses ultraviolet light to kill bacteria DNR temporarily closes three beaches because of bacteria http://kbia.org/post/dnr-temporarily-closes-three-beaches-because-bacteria <p>The Missouri Department of Natural Resources temporarily shut down the beaches at three state parks this week. Samples showed elevated levels of bacteria in the water. The affected beaches are located at Finger Lakes Park in Columbia, Harry S. Truman Park in Warsaw and Wakonda Park in La Grange.</p><p>Thousand Hills Park in Kirksville was closed because of flooding.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 22:36:15 +0000 Colin Hope 34798 at http://kbia.org DNR temporarily closes three beaches because of bacteria Newscast for May 27, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-27-2013 <p></p><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><p></p><ul><li>USDA releases labeling rule for meat</li><li>E. coli levels high in 3 SW Mo. waterways</li><li>Deadline looms to request Mo. absentee ballots</li><li>Replacing damaged Mo. bridge estimated at $3M Mon, 27 May 2013 13:37:52 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 34392 at http://kbia.org E. coli levels high in 3 SW Mo. waterways http://kbia.org/post/e-coli-levels-high-3-sw-mo-waterways <p></p><p>A southwest Missouri county health department has posted health advisories for three waterways because of high bacteria levels. Mon, 27 May 2013 13:25:20 +0000 Associated Press 34391 at http://kbia.org E. coli levels high in 3 SW Mo. waterways Central Mo. toddler's death linked to E. coli infection http://kbia.org/post/central-mo-toddlers-death-linked-e-coli-infection <p>The Boone County medical examiner says the death of a 2-year-old boy from central Missouri has been linked to E. coli.</p><p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 17:43:42 +0000 Associated Press 21504 at http://kbia.org Central Mo. toddler's death linked to E. coli infection Newscast for Friday, June 15, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-friday-june-15-2012-0 <p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>E. coli reading high at Flat Branch Creek</li><li>Mo. officials react to Pres. Obama&#39;s executive order on immigration</li><li>Boone County exploring ways to fund Route Z bridge construction</li></ul> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 23:42:34 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 15985 at http://kbia.org E. coli reading high at Flat Branch Creek http://kbia.org/post/e-coli-reading-high-flat-branch-creek <p>Flat Branch Creek&rsquo;s <em>E. coli</em> readings are much higher than the Environmental Protection Agency&rsquo;s standards. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 23:25:53 +0000 Hannah Schmidt 15981 at http://kbia.org E. coli reading high at Flat Branch Creek Newscast for April 20, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-april-20-2012-0 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Ryan Ferguson&#39;s evidentiary hearing ends</li><li>Fourth case of e.coli confirmed in Boone County</li><li>Mo. auditor halts fiscal estimates for initiatives Fri, 20 Apr 2012 23:00:14 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 12774 at http://kbia.org Newscast for April 20, 2012 Fourth Case of E. Coli Confirmed in Boone County http://kbia.org/post/fourth-case-e-coli-confirmed-boone-county <p>The Missouri State Public Health Lab confirmed an additional case of E. coli in Boone County Friday. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 22:24:25 +0000 Kaveh Kaghazi 12771 at http://kbia.org Fourth Case of E. Coli Confirmed in Boone County E. coli victims consumed raw milk, Mo. Health Dept. says http://kbia.org/post/e-coli-victims-consumed-raw-milk-mo-health-dept-says <p>13 confirmed cases of E. coli have been reported in Mid-Missouri, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.&nbsp; Wed, 18 Apr 2012 14:17:22 +0000 Lee Jian Chung 12597 at http://kbia.org Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services confirms seven cases of E. Coli http://kbia.org/post/missouri-department-health-and-senior-services-confirms-seven-cases-e-coli <p>The State Department of Health and Senior Services has now confirmed seven cases of E. coli infection.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:23:01 +0000 Lee Jian Chung 12318 at http://kbia.org Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services confirms seven cases of E. Coli Dairy the likely culprit behind E Coli outbreak http://kbia.org/post/dairy-likely-culprit-behind-e-coli-outbreak <p>Seven cases of E. coli have been reported in central Missouri, according to the State Department of Health and Senior services. Three of these cases are Boone County residents, with one patient requiring hospitalization. Columbia and Boone County Health Department spokesperson&nbsp; Genalee Alexander said that all three residents had one thing in common:</p><p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 22:34:57 +0000 Rehman Tungekar & Lee Jian Chung 12175 at http://kbia.org Newscast for April 10, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-april-10-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>The likely culprit behind the E Coli outbreak.</li><li>The restoration of funding to public education.</li><li>Senator McCaskill&#39;s fundraising efforts.</li></ul> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 22:38:27 +0000 Chris McDaniel 12176 at http://kbia.org Newscast for April 10, 2012 Newscast for November 1, 2011 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-1-2011-0 <p>Regional News coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri authorities are investigating an E. coli outbreak that has led to nine hospitalizations and 33 confirmed ill.</li><li>MU School of Medicine Receives a Military Training Grant.</li></ul> Tue, 01 Nov 2011 23:04:01 +0000 Kelly Gehringer 2863 at http://kbia.org Missouri Authorities Investigate E. Coli Outbreak http://kbia.org/post/missouri-authorities-investigate-e-coli-outbreak <p>Missouri authorities are investigating an E. coli outbreak that has led to nine hospitalizations and 33 confirmed ill.</p><p> Tue, 01 Nov 2011 22:29:36 +0000 2858 at http://kbia.org Missouri Authorities Investigate E. Coli Outbreak