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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94 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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"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
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"When A Search And Rescue Becomes Something Else" and "Amy And The Animals" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Greg Ley was deep i...

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
  • Purchases: 1
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"Up A River, Without… A Pigeon?" and "Bigfoot" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Charlie Thomas worked as a whitewater rafting gu...

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
  • Purchases: 1
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The paleo diet aims to take nutrition back to the basics—to the way Paleolithic people ate. But prehistoric people didn’t eat boneless chicken brea...

Bought by KUER, PRX Remix, and KRZA


  • Added: Mar 01, 2018
  • Length: 16:34
  • Purchases: 3
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Brian Corliss just wanted to quench his thirst. But on a snowmobile outing, he grabbed the wrong bottle. *Disclaimer: The actions taken in this sto...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2018
  • Length: 20:33
  • Purchases: 2
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Bruce Smith was on a routine helicopter flight in the remote Wind River Mountains. But what goes up must come down…one way or another.

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 18:26
  • Purchases: 3
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On December 22, 2016, Karen Klein got trapped in a snowstorm near the Grand Canyon. But she pushed through it to save her family.

Bought by KUER and KVNF


  • Added: Dec 20, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2