Foodborne illness reports available online

10/03/2011 12:00 AM

10/03/2011 12:09 AM

Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.

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The record: Investigative reports about outbreaks of illnesses in Kansas such as flu, salmonella and norovirus.

Why you'd want them: To learn more about sicknesses due to foodborne illnesses and other health care concerns.

Where you get the records: From the Kansas Department of Health and Environment's website, www.kdheks.gov/epi/outbreaks.htm.

How much it will cost: The information is free.

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