Wyoming Public Radio http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Family From Staten Island Visits Wyoming Public Media http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/family-staten-island-visits-wyoming-public-media <p>The Kass family from Staten Island, NY are WPR members and part of the "Greater Cowboy Diaspora."</p><p>They visited Wyoming Public Media in July on their summer trip.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:37:39 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 61657 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Family From Staten Island Visits Wyoming Public Media Wyoming Public Radio Signal Improves West Of The Tetons http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-public-radio-signal-improves-west-tetons <p>Wyoming Public Radio’s signal has moved from 91.3 FM to 91.7 FM.&nbsp; Responding to public comments about signal deterioration, Wyoming Public Media applied to the FCC and was granted a modification for translator station K217ED.&nbsp; The signal is boosted from 99 to 250 watts, and the transmitter will be raised higher.&nbsp; This should improve both the quality and the signal strength of Wyoming Public Radio for listeners in the west side of the Tetons.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 21:52:02 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 53640 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Public Radio Signal Improves West Of The Tetons The Beatles In America - 1964: On Wyoming Public Radio http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/beatles-america-1964-wyoming-public-radio <p><strong>The Beatles in America - 1964 on Wyoming Public Radio</strong></p><ul><li>Friday Feb 7 at 11am</li><li>Sunday Feb 9 at 2pm (repeat)</li></ul><p>Celebrate the British Invasion and the 50<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of the Beatles first trip to America.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 23:38:33 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 53599 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The Beatles In America - 1964: On Wyoming Public Radio Funding For Statewide WPM Infrastructure Upgrades And Replacements Sought From State http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/funding-statewide-wpm-infrastructure-upgrades-and-replacements-sought-state <p>As part of the UW request to the Wyoming legislature, WPM requested $2.5 million in the 2014 legislative session for critical infrastructure upgrades and replacements. WPM operates sites throughout the state.&nbsp; Many of them are operating on equipment far past its useful time.&nbsp; The most critical sites serve Laramie/Cheyenne and Rock Springs.&nbsp;</p><p>“Wyoming Public Radio” is a state treasure.&nbsp; Every Wyomingite should be able to access on ratio the public programming it provides, as well as critical emergency broadcasts,” says Christina Kuzmych, WPM General Manager.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:32:35 +0000 Wyoming Public Meida 53584 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The Ranch Breakfast Show Celebrates 33 Years http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/ranch-breakfast-show-celebrates-33-years <p><span class="userContent"><span class="userContent">Host Tom Wilhelm of </span>the "Ranch Breakfast Show" is celebrating 33 years of being on air with Wyoming Public Radio. The bluegrass radio show started in the early 1980s and has continued to be a great local music program. </span></p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 20:51:01 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 52357 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The Ranch Breakfast Show Celebrates 33 Years Jeff Lockwood interviewed on Science Friday http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jeff-lockwood-interviewed-science-friday <p><strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/philosophy/faculty/lockwood.html">Jeffrey Lockwood</a></strong>, University of Wyoming professor, entomologist and author of <strong><a href="http://www.amazon.com/o/ASIN/0199930198/sciencefriday/" target="_blank"><em>The Infested Mind: Why Humans Fear, Love, and Loathe Insects</em></a></strong>, was interviewed on <strong><a href="http://www.sciencefriday.com/">Science Friday</a></strong> via one of Wyoming Public Radio's studios. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 21:43:22 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 52167 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jeff Lockwood interviewed on Science Friday Wyoming Stories Podcast #3 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-stories-podcast-3 <p>The Wyoming Public Radio news team offers some holiday memories.</p><p>Subscribe to the <em>Wyoming Stories</em> podcast<strong><a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/wyoming-stories/id766036813"> here. </a></strong></p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 21:51:56 +0000 Micah Schweizer & Willow Belden 51552 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Stories Podcast #3 Pet Wednesday! Pledge your support to Wyoming Public Radio! http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/pet-wednesday-pledge-your-support-wyoming-public-radio <p><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wpr/Multi-Station/form.pledgemain"><strong>Join the fun by making a pledge!</strong></a></p><p><span class="userContent">News reporters Bob Beck and Willow Belden were in the studio this morning. Pet Wednesday is a fun tradition during Wyoming Public Media&#39;s Fall Membership Drive. </span></p><p><span class="userContent">&quot;Like&quot; us and post a picture of you and your pet(s) on the <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/WyomingPublicMedia?hc_location=timeline">Wyoming Public Media facebook page</a>.</strong></span></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:25:44 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 48127 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Pet Wednesday! Pledge your support to Wyoming Public Radio! News Director Bob Beck reflects on 25 years at WPR http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/news-director-bob-beck-reflects-25-years-wpr <p>Wyoming Public Radio’s news director, Bob Beck, has been with the station for 25 years this month. During that time, the station has received 81 national, regional and state awards. Bob himself is a two-time winner of Edward R. Murrow awards and has contributed to two Emmy-award-winning television projects.</p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 21:08:53 +0000 Willow Belden 42645 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org News Director Bob Beck reflects on 25 years at WPR Wyoming Public Media Holiday Open House http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-public-media-holiday-open-house <p>Wyoming Public Radio celebrated the holidays at our Open House&nbsp; Dec. 7 from 11 am - 4 pm.</p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 16:39:03 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 33755 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Public Media Holiday Open House August 10th, 2012 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/august-10th-2012 <p><strong><a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wpr/openspaces.mediaplayer?STATION_NAME=wpr&amp;MEDIA_ID=1017764&amp;MEDIA_EXTENSION=mp3&amp;MODULE=openspaces ">Listen to the Whole Show</a></strong></p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 23:42:07 +0000 Bob Beck, Irina Zhorov, Rebecca Martinez & Willow Belden 28371 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org August 10th, 2012