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Food providers receive Gold Fork Award from Lewis & Clark Public Health

Posted: Feb 23, 2018 4:33 PM Updated:
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This year a record number of food providers received a Gold Fork Award from Lewis & Clark Public Health.

The Gold Fork awards were established in 2011 to recognize establishments that have an effective food-safety system that reduces or eliminates the risk of foodborne illnesses.

Supervisor of the food-facility inspection program Laurel Riek says that she’s thrilled to see facilities do everything possible to keep public food safe.

“We love the fact that there are 21 Gold Fork Award winners,” says Riek, “This is what we dreamed of when we put this system together.”

To win a Gold Fork the establishment had to have a documented food-safety system including: food-safety management training for all staff, procedures to maintain safe food temperatures and have employee health policies.

A total of 55 food establishments were recognized for their efforts this year. 

Gold Fork Awards Winners:

  • Applebee’s Grill and Bar
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Burger King (3130 N. Sanders St.)
  • Capital High School
  • Capital High Sodexo
  • Costco Wholesale
  • CR Anderson Middle School
  • East Valley Middle School, East Helena
  • Eastgate School, East Helena
  • Four Georgians School
  • Hawthorne School
  • Helena Dinner Club, Neighborhood Center
  • Helena Middle School
  • Jefferson School
  • Lincoln School, Lincoln
  • Panda Express
  • Pizza Hut (3267 N. Montana Ave.)
  • Radley School, East Helena
  • Target Food Avenue Express
  • Warren School
  • Wendy’s

Silver Fork Award Winners:

  • Apple-Rehab West (Cooney Home)
  • Arby’s
  • Augusta Dinner Club, Augusta
  • Augusta Public Schools
  • Broadwater School
  • Bryant School
  • Burger King (2820 Prospect Ave.)
  • C Bar N Mission, Augusta
  • Central-Linc. School
  • Dairy Queen Grill & Chill (1700 Prospect Ave.)
  • Green Meadow Country Club
  • Hardee’s (1919 E. Custer Ave.)
  • Hardee’s (320 Euclid Ave.)
  • Intermountain Children’s Home
  • Jim Darcy School
  • Kessler School
  • Lazy B Bar and Café, Augusta
  • Lincoln Pit Stop, Lincoln
  • Lucca’s
  • Masonic Home of Montana
  • McDonald’s (1901 Prospect Ave.)
  • Montana Club
  • Montana Law Enforcement Academy
  • Moose Junction
  • Papa John’s Pizza
  • Qdoba Mexican Grill
  • Ray Bjork Learning Center
  • Real Food Store & Deli
  • Rossiter School
  • Shodair Residential Treatment Center
  • Smith School
  • Starbucks (1300 Prospect Ave.)
  • Taco John’s (2301 N. Montana Ave.)
  • Wolf Creek School Lunch Program
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