Ground Beef Recall Reminder 

Maine officials are reminding consumers to check their freezers for recalled ground beef after four people were hospitalized for E. Coli poisoning.In October, Fairbank Farms recalled almost 546,000 lbs. of fresh ground beef that had been distributed in September to stores from North Carolina to Maine. The ground beef was sold at Shaw’s and BJ’s stores in Maine.Federal officials have said 28 people may have become ill, and two may have died, from the possible E. coli outbreak.Four people in Maine were found to have a matching strain of E. coli. They were all hospitalized.Officials confirmed that two of those people had purchased the recalled ground beef.