Marion remembers the days before WPR had a statewide network and says that this statewide networks knits the community together. She believes that the diverse listeners and stories keeps people open-minded and balanced.
Wyoming State Highway Patrolman Tyler Matheney talks about how Wyoming Public Radio has become a companion on his 8 to 10 hour shifts in the patrol car. He finds the programming to be honest and intellectually stimulating, so he supports WPR with a monthly sustaining membership.
Sarah Brown Matthews loves the opportunity to belong to a radio station that cares about its members and its content, and she says that she hasn't found that in many other states. She loves listening to Wyoming Sounds 103.5 FM in Laramie!
Mary Ellen loves the fair and balanced news that Wyoming Public Radio provides her. She loves contributing on Pet Wednesday in honor of her Border Collie Franklin, but has listed Wyoming Public Radio as a beneficiary to her investment with her new financial planning to prolong her giving and support WPR into the future. Mary Ellen says that Wyoming Public Radio keeps our minds and souls alive, and encourages other listeners to think long term, as well as donate with her and Franklin on the next Pet Wednesday.
Mike Ellerd from Bozeman, MT talks about why he loves and supports Wyoming Public Radio, even though he and his wife don't live in the state. Mike says Wyoming Public Radio hosts and personalities are a family for him, and the unbiased news and great music makes it the best public radio station he has come across.