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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Local News
4:18 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Mountain Accord Makes An Outreach To Park City

The Mountain Accord process - which aims to guide the management of and preserve the Central Wasatch has made a substantial outreach to the public, and finds the engagement is informed, passionate, and participatory. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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State & Regional
3:25 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

The Mountain Life - October 15, 2014

Today in the program, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Mike Kilchenstein of RAMP Sports about the big event coming up this weekend, the second annual Bamboozle Art Show and Party.  He’ll share about all the sustainable materials you about the sustainable materials that go into skis and snow boards, then eventually are re-purposed for art.

Then Tara Mohr,  author of Playing Big. She is all over the media with her message – especially to women to find your voice and your passion and to play bigger in their work and in their lives. 

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Local News
4:41 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Bonanza Park Needs Form Based Code Objections

Called academic and utopian by some detractors, the rezoning of the Bonanza Park Redevelopment is under scrutiny by the public, and city officials also seek to discover if the form based code zoning will accomplish what they intended. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Mountain Accord
11:47 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Community Hot To Talk About Mountain Accord Plans

More than 120 people attended the Mountain Accord event last night to provide feedback on the draft agreement.
Credit courtesy Brooks Robinson

A group of experts laid out plans for the Mountain Accord process - still in the draft phase - before a packed room of curious onlookers Monday evening. They address how this group will address the management of population pressures along the mountains, canyons and valleys of the central Wasatch. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Womens Ski Jumping
7:52 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

Hendrickson Back On Top

Park City resident Sarah Hendrickson added another championship title to her Nordic Ski Jumping career over the weekend. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Sundance Film Festival
4:37 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

"The Battle For A Living Planet" Showing At Prospector

An exploration of the environmental movement over the last 50 years is brought to the screen this Thursday at the Prospector Theatre in a Sundance documentary called "A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet". Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Snyderville Planning
3:56 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

Planning Commission To Look At Restoration

At Tuesday's Snyderville Basin's Planning Commission meeting, commissioners will look at the ongoing preservation activity on the Bill White Farms along S.R. 224. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Building Plans
6:32 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

District Looking For GC For Professional Services Building

Plans for the proposed professional studies building to increase the Park City School District's physical space are gathering steam, although there's still a lot to be determined about the building. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Breaking
12:56 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Vail Announces New COO For PCMR And Canyons

Credit LinkedIn

Vail Resorts has just announced a  new chief operating officer of Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.  Vail Resorts, Inc.

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State & Regional
12:10 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Cool Science Radio - October 9, 2014

Today in the program, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells go on a wild ride with science writer Mara Grunbaum. Her work has appeared in Popular Science, Discover, and Scientific American and more.  She’s written a new book – unlike none you’ve ever seen before about the strange things that evolution has produced.  It’s called WTF, Evolution:  A Theory of Unintelligible Design.  

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