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Wyoming Public Radio

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We are a non-profit commercial free station, licensed to the University of Wyoming. WPR broadcasts to approximately two-thirds of the state, including the communities of Laramie, Casper, Cheyenne, Rock Springs, Green River, Evanston, Jackson, Lander, Riverton, Cody, Powell, Rawlins, Dubois, Gillette, Sheridan, Newcastle and Torrington plus numerous communities in between. Our programming is primarily news, classical music and contemporary music. We also air jazz, folk, bluegrass, and variety programs. Wyoming Public Radio is the state's only member of National Public Radio and an affiliate of Public Radio International, sources of such favorites as A Prairie Home Companion, The Thistle & Shamrock®, Morning Edition®, All Things Considered®, and Car Talk®. Wyoming Public Radio (WPR) is an outreach service of the University of Wyoming. The Network offers more variety than most other radio stations.

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Aubrey Bertram traveled to East Asia to help animals that had been abused by humans. But a harrowing experience taught her that good intentions mig...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 18:24
  • Purchases: 1
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A possessed basement. A magic mirror. A shop of spirits. Mysterious lights where they don’t belong. Gather around the campfire as we open the porta...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Linda McGurk wanted her children to love the outdoors, just like she did as a little girl in Sweden. But when she moved to the U.S., she found out ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 15:56
  • Purchases: 1
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When the Massaro family traded life on dry land for a life at sea, they encountered some unexpected company.

Bought by KRZA and PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 02, 2017
  • Length: 14:43
  • Purchases: 2
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Lucy came face-to-face with a family secret that upended her life. So she seized the moment.

Bought by KRZA and PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 20, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Science journalist Lynda Mapes takes us deep into a New England forest, where one tree is telling the story of climate change. This is the final ep...

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  • Added: Aug 04, 2017
  • Length: 16:38
  • Purchases: 1
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This is the second episode in our three-part Science Camp series, where we’re exploring the human side of science. Paleobotanist Ellen Currano noti...

Bought by PRX Remix and KRZA


  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 21:01
  • Purchases: 2
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This is the first episode in a three-part summer series, called Science Camp, where we’re exploring the human side of science. Ryan Haupt had a lot...

Bought by PRX Remix and KRZA


  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 24:03
  • Purchases: 2
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Tyler Dunning went into the wild to distract himself from his grief…but ended up coming face to face with it instead.

  • Added: May 31, 2017
  • Length: 20:15
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After breaking his back, doctors told Gary Havener he would never walk again. So…he decided to run.

Bought by KUER and KRZA


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 16:09
  • Purchases: 2
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A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: journeys to freedom, on two legs…and four. Ten years ago, more than 50 pit bulls were discovered...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, KUT, and WRVO Public Media


  • Added: Apr 20, 2017
  • Length: 58:28
  • Purchases: 3
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Ten years ago, more than 50 pit bulls were discovered at a dogfighting ring in Virginia. Most people thought they weren’t savable. But their storie...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 25:17
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150 years ago, two girls crossed the Missouri River trying to escape a life of slavery. In the summer of 2016, Barry Jurgensen set out on a 500-mil...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: stories of animal encounters. A scientist risks his reputation to pursue Bigfoot; pigeons save t...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, KUT, and XRAY.fm


  • Added: Mar 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:25
  • Purchases: 3
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Arik was burning to share his faith with the world. But the people he thought needed his message the most weren’t interested in what he had to say....

  • Added: Mar 08, 2017
  • Length: 20:43
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Melbourne, Australia wanted its residents to help keep an eye on its trees. So they gave every tree an email address. But then the trees started to...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KRZA


  • Added: Feb 08, 2017
  • Length: 15:20
  • Purchases: 2
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It was November 9, 2016. Amy was worried about the new political landscape. But some unusual encounters at work gave her fresh perspective.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2017
  • Length: 11:36
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A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: a man walks from Mexico to the tip of South America with his best friend, a donkey; a man crosse...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, KHNS, KUT, KSUT, and KSKA


  • Added: Dec 06, 2016
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 5
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Sophie May grew up in Alaska, spending lots of time outside. But when it came time to explore the wilderness as an adult, she found out she had mor...

Bought by KRZA and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 16, 2016
  • Length: 14:59
  • Purchases: 2
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For our 13th episode, we venture off the beaten path to hear about Bigfoot and the scientist who’s on a mission to find him.

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Oct 19, 2016
  • Length: 19:05
  • Purchases: 1