Christmas http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Online shopping poses challenges for Wyoming businesses http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/online-shopping-poses-challenges-wyoming-businesses <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Shoppers across the nation spend billions of dollars during the holiday season, but the Wyoming Retail Association says&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">local</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;businesses are struggling to compete with online sales.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Association’s Chris Brown says if an item isn’t available locally, it makes sense to order it. But he says online shopping is becoming a habit, even for things that are sold locally.</span></p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 23:16:55 +0000 Willow Belden 51634 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Online shopping poses challenges for Wyoming businesses The King’s Singers: Jingle Bells http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/king-s-singers-jingle-bells <p>The world-famous British a cappella vocal ensemble, <strong><a href="http://www.kingssingers.com/" target="_blank">The King’s Singers</a></strong>, offers a holiday favorite.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CEq7-jK1w5c&amp;feature=youtu.be</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/125155899&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 21:14:35 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 51377 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The King’s Singers: Jingle Bells UW Holiday Concert offers something old, something new http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-holiday-concert-offers-something-old-something-new <p>The Gala Holiday Concert at the University of Wyoming on Saturday and Sunday feature performances by the Bel Canto Women’ Choir, Civic Chorus, Singing Statesmen, Symphony Orchestra and Wind Symphony. Orchestra director Michael Griffith previewed a portion of the concert with Wyoming Public Radio’s Micah Schweizer.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:33:17 +0000 Micah Schweizer 50854 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Holiday Concert offers something old, something new