Don Meehan

Long-time WSU Extension Educator Earns National Honor

PULLMAN, Wash. — For the third consecutive year, a Washington State University Extension educator has received the Award for Excellence in Extension from the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities. Daniel L. Fagerlie, WSU Ferry County Extension and the Colville Reservation Federally Recognized Extension Program Director, will accept the award on Nov. 14 at the […]

Coupeville Resident Named Washington State Master Gardener of the Year

PULLMAN, Wash. – Island County resident Don Lee of Coupeville has been named Master Gardener of the Year by the Master Gardeners Foundation of Washington State. The selection was formally announced at the annual statewide Master Gardener Conference held at the Washington State University campus in Pullman, Wash. Lee, a retired aerospace engineer, moved to […]

WSU Beach Watchers Named ‘Environmental Heroes’ for Salmon Recovery Work in Whidbey Basin

COUPEVILLE, Wash. – Salmon recovery efforts in the Whidbey Basin of northwestern Washington are more strategic thanks to a team led by two Washington State University Extension Beach Watchers who have been named “Environmental Heroes” by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration for their efforts. NOAA annually distributes just 10 “Environmental Hero Awards” throughout the […]

Extension Honors Three Faculty, Colville Tribes

PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University Cooperative Extension honored three of its faculty and the Colville Confederated Tribes Wednesday evening in ceremonies here at extension’s Strengthening Our Connections Conference. The Award of Excellence went to Don Meehan, Coupeville; Jon Newkirk, Ritzville; and Christy Price, Ephrata. Meehan was honored for work to improve the environment, develop […]