Mary Meehan

Mary Meehan

WEKU (Richmond, KY)

Mary Meehan brings 30 years of experience to the health beat at the Ohio Valley ReSource. Born in Kentucky, Mary is a proud alum of Western Kentucky University. (Go Tops!) A winner of dozens of state, regional and national journalism awards, Mary has covered exploding hotels, trashed trailers, epic ER wait times , Salem the Wonder Cat and one Santa convention in Branson, Mo. As a 2016 Nieman Fellow at Harvard University, Mary studied digital journalism and the challenge of using public health policy to create sustainable social change. While generally refraining from pictures of her lunch, Mary has recently become addicted to Instagram where you can follow her @TheMaryMeehan. You can also check her out on Twitter @TheMaryMeehan and @OVReSRC.

Report Links Housing To Health
Serving Survivors: In Rural States, Telemedicine Brings Treatment For Sexual Abuse
Health Experts Say Poor Practice By Company Likely Source Of Vaccination Infections
Food Aid A Concern As Government Shutdown Affects SNAP Payments
The Vexing Vape: Officials Say Small Vaping Device Juul A Major Health Risk To Youth
Sensitive Santa: A Kinder, Gentler Kringle For Kids With Special Needs
“A Failure Of Public Health.” Sexually Transmitted Diseases Rise As Health Budgets Fall
Healthy Debate: Ohio Valley Health Concerns Driving Competitive Midterm Races
Infection And Inequality: How The Income Gap Fuels Ohio Valley’s Hep A Outbreak
Battling An Outbreak: Businesses And Health Officials Respond As Ohio Valley’s Hep A Cases Climb