Latest Windber, Pennsylvania Stories
Student Health Care Hero Award Winners Saluted at Kickoff Event HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.