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
11:14 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Carbon Footprint Monitoring

Park City Municipal has taken on the responsibility on monitoring its own carbon footprint.  At its Thursday meeting they will review how the city did last year on reducing that footprint since it set a goal for itself back in 2009. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
11:11 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Tanner Putt In Tour Of Utah

The Tour of Utah features some of the world most accomplished cyclists. It's an international event that is being broadcast in 97 countries worldwide, showcasting the State of Utah. And as it makes its way to Park City this weekend, Parkites will want to come out and cheer for Park City native Tanner Putt. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
11:08 am
Thu August 8, 2013

City-Wide Composting

City-wide composting is a new trial program taking place in Park City and a hidden area of Round Valley is hosting a new compost pile. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Wasatch Summit
4:47 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Wasatch Summit Group To Tackle Taffic & Environmental Issues

If you've ever sat in traffic in either Little or Big Cottonwood Canyons during the ski season, you know about substantial traffic congestion. NOw the newly formed Wasatch Summit aims to solve that problem as well as tackle transportation issues along the Wasatch. The Park City Council just approved $100,000 to be part of the effort. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
12:10 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

The Mountain Life - August 7, 2013

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney first talk to Scott Kelly of Rebound Health and Performance Center about gluten sensitivity. Then, Andy Dammon, Director of resort activities, Compass outdoor program at Montage. Finally, Hienrich Deters, trails coordinator and Bob Kohler, special events Park City Chamber, tell about the Tour of Utah coming through Park City this weekend.

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EATS Program
9:22 am
Tue August 6, 2013

School Lunch Program Set to Improve

A group concerned about what our kids eat in school have banded together to improve school lunches in a new program called EATS, or “Eat Awesome Things at School.”  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Economic Development
6:35 am
Mon August 5, 2013

'Greater Park City Compact' Covers Summit County

Park City and Summit County have always been inextricably linked, but in recent efforts of both entities, collaboration is taking on a purposefully designed mechanism called the Greater Park City Compact. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Science & Technology
3:39 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

Community Voices - August 1, 2013

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells talk to Professor Marc Porter about the huge impact nanoscience and nanotechnology has when scientists, engineers and clinics work across disciplines to answers ranging from theoretical physics to medicine. They follow that with an interview about the limiting of using brain scan to 'brainwash' or influence humans with Dr Scott Lilienfeld, co-author of Brainwashed: The Seductive Appeal of Mindless Neuroscience.

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Arts Festival Weekend
2:23 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

Documentary 'Muscle Shoals' In Park City Tonight

As part of the Park City Kimball Arts Festival's After Dark programming, the documentary movie "Muscle Shoals" will be screened Friday night at the Town Lift Plaza just after sunset. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Government
1:35 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

City Council Discusses Soil Responsibilities At Length

At its Thursday meeting, the Park City council entered a long discussion about the relative responsibility of homeowners and landscapers in keeping in compliance with the Park City soil ordinance which requires a six inch cap over contaminated soils. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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