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.

Series

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100 Pieces

Real stories where humans and our habitat meet.

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25 Pieces

Wyoming education stories produced by reporters at Wyoming Public Radio in Laramie, Wyoming.


Latest Pieces

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"Running For Your Life" and "Hurricane Of The Heart" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: After breaking his back, doctors told Gary...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
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"Hoofprints On The Heart" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: This is the story of a love that spans continents. Jon Dunham set out...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
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"Row Row Row Your Boat…Or Not" and "A Ballroom Dancer, A Shark, And A PR Problem" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: It was suppos...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
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"Finding Your Way Home In A Purple Canoe" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Patrick Dobson was stuck in his life, so he decided t...

Bought by Prairie Public and KBUT


  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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"Dogs Are People, Too" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: In 2007, more than 50 pit bulls were discovered at a dogfighting ring in...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:58
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"Home On The Waves With A Seafaring Cowboy" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Herb Pownall wanted to see the world. So he boarded...

Bought by KBUT


  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"Freedom" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: 150 years ago, two girls crossed the Missouri River trying to escape a life of slaver...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
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"May The Road Rise Up To Meet You, And May The Wind Stop Blowing In Your Face" and "The Moon And The Possum" A special edition of HumaNature forma...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 28:14
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"In The Beginning, God Created The Heavens And The Earth And The Allosaurus" and "It's All Downwind From Here" A special edition of HumaNature for...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
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"Catch And Release" and "Man vs. Machine" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Tonia Hanson had a secret. But when a private river r...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59