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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Capital Construction
1:35 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

PCSD Wish List Revealed

The Park City School District has published its list of capital expenditures - from a health and safety punch list - to a few things desired by teachers and administrators to make the job of education go a little more smoothly. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Sports & Rec
5:37 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

Utah Athletes Are In Sochi

When the athletes walk into the Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia on Friday, many Utahans will be looking for athletes that live, work, or go to school alongside them. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
5:23 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

Liza Simpson On Goals And Budget

After two and a half days in a retreat last week, the Park City council and Mayor have built a team, prioritized goals and concerns, and poured over the budget. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Education
5:06 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

Ember Conley On Capital Outlay

A new School district building that would encompass the PC CAPS program, along with a Science, Technology, Engineering and mathematics, or STEM academy, and an area for professional development of Park City's teachers is being considered in future school district plans. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
5:16 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Ember Conley On School Lunches

Last week, school districts in Salt Lake were denied school lunch for having an overdrawn balance, parents fumed and the incident in Uintah Elementary school made national news. Park City's school superintendent assures that would not happen in this community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
4:56 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Tom Kelly On Sochi Olympics This Friday

As winter athletes arrive in Sochi for the Winter Olympic games that kick off this Friday, one Park City resident who follows the games closer than anyone else disembarked late Sunday night for his several week stink of covering the sames. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
3:50 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

Prospector Square Property Owners' Association Has A New Manager

The Prospector Square Property Owners' Association has a new director who will share time between Prospector and Main Street, since she's also the director of the Historic Park City Alliance. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Technology
1:25 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

Cool Science Radio - January 30, 2014

Lynn and John open with biologist Alan de Queiroz, "The Monkey's Voyage: How Improbable Journeys Shaped the History of Life".  He describes the radical new view of how fragmented distributions came into being. In the second half, Jason Silva, Tech Philosopher and Ted Global Speaker and host of Brain Games on National Geographic. Jason has been called 'the new Carl Sagan' for his impassioned take on technological advancements.

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Arts & Culture
5:06 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

Louie Schwartzberg On Art & Photography

Critically acclaimed filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg brings his unique art - time lapse photography - to the Eccles Center this Friday. He shares nature's beauty by capturing what only e can on film in a presentation called, "Saving our Planet: Nature's Mysteries Revealed Through the Lens." KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
4:45 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

Chris Robinson And Andy Beerman On Mountain Accord Update

The Mountain Accord is the newest name for the group that proposes to create transportation solutions for the entire Wasatch and its Canyons - Park City and Summit County have committed significant funding to help bring separate studies and solutions into one comprehensive - and costly - answer to an ever increasing pressure. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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