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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Library Site Alternatives
1:37 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

Plans Scrutinized For 21st Century Library

The plans for bringing Park City residents a "21st century" library are being scrutinized as the city council considers whether the price tag for building an entirely new building is more feasible than updating and greening the current library, a 20th century building. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Blended Learning
1:25 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

Blended Learning Being Considered by Park City School District

Blended Learning is a new wave of learning that the Park City School District is considering. It incorporates technology but differs from standard on-line learning in that a teacher facilitates it within the walls of a classroom. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Sochi Olympics
1:20 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

Park City Mother Awaits News If Both Kids Will Be Named To Olympic Teams

Watching a child with dreams of making it to the Olympics is somewhat common in this ski resort town, but how does the anticipation intensify when two from the same family vye for an Olympic spot? As KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek reports, at least one Park City mom knows how it feels. 

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Healthy Lifestyle
4:56 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

The Mountain Life - January 8, 2014

Lynn and Tim talk with Tom Diegel of the Wasatch Backcountry alliance, also a conversation about the Longest Date (that would be called marriage) with NY Times bestseller and writer for Modern Family and Sex in the City, Cindy Chupack.  Then they’ll discuss the connection between - strangely enough, alcoholism and good writing, The Trip to Echo Spring, by Olivia Laing.

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2014 Olympics
1:06 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Vonn Bows Out Of Sochi Olympics

Lindsey Vonn and her two gold medals of the FIS Alpine Skiing World Championships at Val d'Isere.
Credit © ASP Red Bull / USSA

Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn announced Tuesday that she will not participate in the upcoming Sochi Olympics. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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