The Modern West is getting a reboot! New host, new theme music, and brand-new stories just for this podcast. Season 1 starts September 17.
Nothing says summer like fishing.
A painting brings the attack on Pearl Harbor back to life, recalling the war years in Wyoming, and the story of a dramatic war-time prison break that only surfaced in recent years.
Archaeologists are in a race against time to document some artifacts found in the Mountain West.
How archaeologists are trying to track down the remaining pieces of a mammoth found in Wyoming.
Here's the story of an early 20 th century Pakistani immigrant who created a life in Wyoming and set the path for others to follow.
It's horseracing season, but instead of thoroughbreds, meet America's original horse.
From the mighty moose to the tiny stone fly, scientists are learning more about the animals we live with in Wyoming. Meanwhile, in Idaho, a town is trying to get thousands of crows to move …
Men and women skiers might race down the same mountain, but the prize money at the bottom isn’t necessarily the same. Plus, how ice climbing is warming to female climbers and a conversation …
New York, Milan…Casper? Opera comes to Wyoming.
Ski season is upon us as the sport faces major changes: how climate change is affecting ski resorts and whether downhill skiing is turning into a sport reserved for the wealthy.
How the University of Wyoming hopes to increase Native American student enrollment, and how public school curricula represent indigenous peoples.
As the urgency around climate change increases, here’s a look at how the West is reacting.
The Mountain West's population boom is putting a squeeze on affordable housing. What's being done address the issue?
Are public lands meant to be used or protected?
Context and controversy surrounding the delisting of the Yellowstone grizzly bear and this fall's proposed hunt.
In the arid West, how do we manage the limited amount of water available to us? Exploring the complex issues of water…where it comes from, how it’s used, and who gets to use it.
As climate change warms the West, birds of prey are moving north. What happens when an apex predator leaves its native hunting grounds?
From washing the army’s clothes to solving murders, three authors tell the stories of strong Western women.
Nearly a quarter of Wyoming’s population is Native American. But how they are portrayed—by Natives and by whites—is complicated.