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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Lynn Ware Peek hosts the Local News Hour, with guests Bob Wheaton, general manager of Deer Valley Resort, Alpinist Connie Self, Park City Manager Diane Foster, Park City Women's Business Network President Kathleen Barlow and Summit County Democratic Party Chair Glenn Wright.

In todays edition of Cool Science Radio John and Lynn interview Benjamin Bromley, University of Utah Professor of Physics and Astronomy. Then it's Michael Shermer, author of The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity toward Truth, Justice, and Freedom.

On the weeks The Mountain Life. Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Chris Magral, organizer of the wild  horse fondo. Then its Utah Open Lands  Director Wendy Fischer and Leslie Miller. Finally Tania Luna, author of the book Surprise:Engineering the Unexpected.

On this episode of Cool Science Radio Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells speak with Rick Tetseli, who co-authored the book Becoming Steve Jobs: The
Evolution of a Reckless Upstart Turned Visionary
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Then a conversation on the insidious and slow moving enemy of every single person - rust.  It's a engaging and compelling conversation about an unlikely suspect. Our guest is Jonathan Waldman, author of the new book, Rust:  The Longest War.

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On this episode of The Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney have a conversation about tackling anxiety with the author of The Anxiety Toolkit, Dr. Alice Boyes. Author Dan Rubenstein then joined the show to talk about his book, Born to Walk: The Transformative Power Of A Pedestrian Act, in stores today.

In the Park City School District, a new school to replace Treasure Mountain Junior High school may be a school for 5th and 6th graders as the district looks as grade realignment and being most efficient with resources. Two public meetings coming up this week will address these evolving plans.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Vail Resorts announced Monday that it has acquired its first international mountain resort – this one is in Australia.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

A local family’s dog is recovering from surgery after being shot by a pellet gun in the Silver Springs area. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

A longtime area resident was injured during what he called a “surreal experience” on Wednesday afternoon when he was assaulted by a stranger as he sat at a stop light.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

In this edition of Cool Science Radio, Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells welcome Steve Weinburg, author of To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science and Michael Tennesen, author of The Next Species: The Future of Evolution in the Aftermath of Man

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