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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A new parking program in Old Town will provide incentives for using transit,  and news fees for driving and parking,  but the details won’t be hammered out for months.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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The Park City Council got a lot of public input last week on the notion of Vail Resorts’ efforts to trademark the name “Park City.” The council says now that they’ve heard from both Vail and the public, they’ve got more to study before taking a stance.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

A representative for Sweeney’s Treasure Hill proposal on Wednesday presented the history of the project, talked about the vested development rights, then gave a thinly veiled threat, which didn’t bode well with some of the over 100 members of the public who attended the Park City Planning Commission meeting.  .  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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  Parking in Old Town will get more expensive, but the upside is parking will likely be available when you visit Old Town thanks to a new concept that will give people a choice about where and when to park. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

  Lynn and John’s first guest on the program is Phil Davidson of Davidson Orthopedics. Dr. Davidson is renowned for his expertise in Cartilage Restoration and Joint Resurfacing of the knee and shoulder. For two decades, he has been recognized among the nation's foremost orthopedists in treating articular disorders. His particular area of clinical interest and expertise is in the field of biological and anatomic joint resurfacing.

Over 100 people gathered at the Jim Santy Auditorium on Wednesday night to hear the history of the Treasure Hill project and how the schedule for looking at the application will lay out over the next year or so. While no specific conditional use permit was looked at, there was time given for ample public comment. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney delve into the fascinating topic of Subscriber Solar with Rocky Mountain Power representatives  and Ann Ober from Park City Municipal.

Then we talk with some folks who have just completed 40 days straight of meditation, yoga, and eating well.  We thought we would speak with them to find out what we all wonder – could I really pull off such a thing?!

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334 Park City High school seniors will walk to the proverbial “other side” to graduate at the 2016 commencement ceremony Friday.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney celebrate the new KPCW frequency on 91.7 as it's switched over from 91.9 at exactly 9:17am.  Stronger signal, in stereo!They also speak with Billy Mattison and Alisha Niswander of Kids Adventure Race - a kids race coming to the Utah Olympic Park on the weekend.

 Then Adam Chandio and Amy Roberts from the Park City Medical Center - joining us to talk about the new addition to the medical center, the community garden, and the soon-to-be-built InstaCare on Kearns Boulevard.  

A dozen or more Park City Planning Commission meetings over the next year to look at the Treasure project begins on June 8th.  Park City’s planning director wants the community to be part of the process.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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