Lynn Ware Peek

City & Education Reporter

When it comes to Park City meetings and events, as well as education issues for the entire Summit County, Lynn Ware Peek has it covered. Joining the station in 2012, makes her the ‘cub reporter’ of the KPCW news team, but far from green. Her natural curiosity and strong roots in the community give her the advantages she needs to get the scoop on the local news.

She also co-hosts two of KPCW’s Public Affairs Hour shows, The Mountain Life on health and lifestyle on Wednesdays and Cool Science Radio, tackling science and technology  every Thursday.

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John and Lynn’s first guest this morning is Megan Prelinger, author of Inside the Machine: Art and Invention in the Electronic Age. Inside the machine is a visual history of the electronic age which captures the collision of technology and art. A hidden history of the twentieth century’s brilliant innovations—as seen through art and images of electronics that fed the dreams of so many.. Our 2nd guest this morning is Matthew   Cobb, author of Life’s Greatest Secret: The Race to Crack the Genetic Code.

Two local teenagers from a group called Teen Council attended the Planned Parenthood rally at the Utah State Capitol rotunda on Tuesday evening.  They say continuing to fund the organization is crucial for young people. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Park City Medical Center

This morning, we speak with Dr. Garrett Davis - he's the newest orthopedic surgeon to join the Rosenburg, Cooley, Metcalf Clinic at the Park City Medical Clinic. He specializes in hips and knees.

Then, it's Blake Summers, Education committee member of the Salt Lake Climbers Alliance to talk about the Craggin Classic Climbing event

After rigorous examination by the Park City Planning Commission and a unanimous denial, the Park City council will be next to see the Alice Claim proposal.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

A one car rollover on Guardman Pass ended in a fatality Thursday morning.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

The Park City planning commission on Wednesday voted unanimously to halt, at least from the commission’s purview, any approval of the Alice Claim proposed project in Old Town.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek talk with Jerry Kaplan, author of Humans Need Not Apply. After billions of dollars and fifty years of effort, researchers are finally cracking the code on artificial intelligence. As society stands on the cusp of unprecedented change, Jerry Kaplan unpacks the latest advances in robotics, machine learning, and perception powering systems that rival or exceed human capabilities.

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In this episode of the Mtn Life, Lynn and guest co-host Carolyn Frankenburg take a look at Micronutrients – vitamins and minerals and how 90% of Americans, according to our guests Dr.

The Park City school board at its Tuesday meeting, the final meeting before its final vote on putting a bond on the November ballot, came to agreement on how much the community will be asked to pay to upgrade facilities and create more space for its student population. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Park City Mayor Jack Thomas at a recent meeting voiced clear opposition to the Park City School District's master plan,  departing from the rest of city council – especially when it came to making a connection to Lucky John Drive through the high school and bussing students out of the core.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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