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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Tragedy
9:08 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Skier Dies After Hitting Tree at Deer Valley Resort

Originally aired April 5, 2013.

A former Deer Valley employee died after striking a tree while skiing at Deer Valley Resort on Thursday.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

2013 Elections
9:00 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Mayor Dana Williams Won't Run Again

Originally aired April 3, 2013.

As the election season approaches, there’s one name that won’t be found on the Park City Mayoral ballot in November:  that of Dana Williams, Park City’s three term mayor.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Local Faces
8:11 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Avalanche Dogs to the Rescue!

Originally aired March 29, 2013.

An important safety element of any ski resort is the Ski Patrol, there to help guests.  What  some may not know that the patrol gets a lot of help too -  from man’s best friend.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Park City Government
7:49 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Council Approves Round Valley Annexation Petition

Originally aired March 22, 2013.

Portions of Round Valley just got a step closer to being annexed from the county into Park City.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Government
7:47 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Council Discusses Ban on Plastic Bags

Originally aired March 22, 2013.

Following what many cities nationwide have instituted and reopening an earlier discussion, Park City Council discusses a ban on single use plastic bags.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Young Artists
7:44 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Kimball's Young Artists' Academy Accepting Applications

Originally aired March 21, 2013.

The Kimball Art Center Young Artists' Academy is accepting applications through April 19th for the year long program for the aspiring teenage artist.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Winter Sports School
7:23 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Rob Clayton to Head Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation

Originally aired March 13, 2013.

Headmaster of the Winter Sports School, Rob Clayton, in July will take on a new position as director of the Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Summit County Fair
6:01 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

It's Runway Time For The Summit County Fair

Lexi Faavale, the current Miss Summit County.

The Summit County Fair officially began last Friday and runs through August 10th with some attractions you'll recognize, plus a few twists. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
2:35 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Yet Another New Plan For Substation

Originally aired on June 21, 2013.

Now that the Rocky Mountain Power substation will stay in the Bonanza Park area, some new ideas have surfaced how and where to best expand it.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
2:34 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Municipal Explores Elected Officials' Compensation

Originally aired on June 7, 2013.

The Park City council in its Thursday meeting passed the standard 2% cost of living increase for city staff and elected officials.  But in doing so, it started a discussion about how the low pay discourages people from running for office since they receive part-time pay for full-time work.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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