| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:10 PM
It was a one-stop-shop for all things health for people in Blacksburg on Wednesday.
The Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine hosted a health and wellness fair on campus.
More than one hundred exhibitors were on hand.
Folks could get flu shots,...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Dr. Darius Pierko of Conemaugh Physician Group has joined the Somerset practice of Dr. Ann Smith.
Pierko, who was born in Poland, is a graduate of The University of Maine and the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford,...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 2:26 PM
It's a scene that plays out in Blacksburg every year - hundreds of college freshmen arriving on campus, their families helping to haul their belongings to a new dorm room. This year, the move-in also made history. Virginia Tech, meet Greg, Steve, Chris...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Four medical students are gaining experience in family medicine at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital this summer as recipients of the Andrew D. Bagby Family Medicine Scholarship. Kaitlin McGrogan, Philadephia College of Osteopathic Medicine; Katelyn Shaffer ...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Rolland W. "Bud" Patenge, age 84, of Boyne City, formerly of East Lansing, died June 8, 2012, at his home in Boyne City.
Bud was born in Lansing on April 11, 1928, the son of Walter F. Patenge and Elvera (Raby) Patenge. He graduated from Michigan State...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Edi Berbic plans to practice medicine in southwest Virginia. That's not surprising, perhaps, for a graduate of William Fleming High School and the Edward Via School of Osteopathic Medicine in Blacksburg, but his journey to Roanoke began in war-torn...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aleasha DeVaney, Alex Huber, Adrianne Skaggs, Blake Stevenson and Leah Wensmann, all of Aberdeen, were named to the dean's list at the University of Sioux Falls for the 2012 spring semester.
Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minn., has...
| May 25, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Here are the latest disciplinary actions announced by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you can find all...
| May 23, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Our country faces a critical shortage of doctors. And a school in the New River Valley is trying to do something about it.
The Osteopathic Medical School in Blacksburg now has two campuses and a record number of graduates, and some of them are about to...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Sanford Aberdeen Clinic has hired Dr. John H. Windsor, an interventional cardiologist, to join its staff.
His previous position was at St. Alexius Heart and Lung Clinic in Bismarck, N.D., where he served as a member of the clinic operating board.
| May 9, 2012
| 5:23 PM
When it's time for the Notre Dame softball team to get down to
business, Dani Miller is the one who makes sure it happens.
"Dani is the furthest thing from a goofy kid that I know," said Irish
softball coach Deana Gumpf.
It's not a bad thing. It's...