Latest Windber, Pennsylvania Stories

2010-11-09 13:58:00

Student Health Care Hero Award Winners Saluted at Kickoff Event HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov.

2008-08-06 06:00:46

By Shawn Piatek, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Aug. 6--WINDBER -- Windber Medical Center on Tuesday showed off its latest technology at the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center to the husband of the facility's namesake. U.S. Rep.

2008-07-22 06:00:17

By Randy Griffith, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Jul. 22--WINDBER -- Another high-profile Conemaugh Health System executive is moving to Windber Medical Center's "Healing Hillside." Dr.

2008-07-17 06:00:36

By Randy Griffith, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Jul. 17--When he came home from Vietnam 40 years ago, Army veteran Elmer "Snubby" Burket of Windber said he found his world changed.

2008-06-18 06:00:23

By Patrick Buchnowski, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Jun. 18--WINDBER -- Borough Council on Tuesday approved $9,215 from the sewer fund to help pay for the 13th Street surge box project to stop flooding in the borough.

2008-06-16 06:00:37

By Frank Sojak, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Jun. 16--Sheena Endress is a fancy dresser. When it comes to dressing a wound, nothing washes away the pain better than a colorful bandage dotted with cartoon characters, she says.

2008-06-14 06:00:19

By Randy Griffith, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Jun. 14--WINDBER -- Robert Roza Sr. has two starkly contrasting memories of his early life in the Seventh Street neighborhood: Playing darts and his father's mining-accident death. "Back then, they showed the body at the house," Roza said.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.