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.


Resort News
10:47 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Vail Shakes Up Management Level

Vail Resorts announced today some shake up in its senior resort management, with the eventual departure of two well-known name sin the community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
7:08 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Howard Finds Passion In County Government

Michael Howard at the 2014 Election Forum
Credit Monika Guendner

Michael Howard is the Democratic candidate for Summit County Auditor; he's running against Republican Gary Shumway. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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State & Regional
4:34 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

Cool Science Radio - October 30, 2014

Hosts John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek speak with paraplegic Dustin Shillcox who, thanks to his involvement in a study in which an electrical epidural stimulator was surgically implanted on his spine, now has regained control to voluntarily move his legs, hips and toes and has restored bladder, bowel, and sexual function.


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2014 Elections
12:50 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

School Board Candidates Keep Campaign Spending Low

Campaign Finance Reports are in for contributions and expenditures for the two candidates for Park City School Board District 5. Both candidates, Doug Payne and Julie Eihausen, kept expenditures under $1,500. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
5:19 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

The Mountain Life - October 29, 2014

In today's edition of The Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Rebecca Brenner.  She lives here in Park City and has written a guide to being a kid and navigating a human life.  It’s called The Kids’ User Guide to a Human Life: Book One: An Open Mind.

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2014 Halloween
2:39 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

More Trick-Or-Treaters Predicted This Halloween

The popular annual Halloween Trick-or-Treating on Main Street takes place this Friday, beginning at 3PM. A bigger than average crowd is expected, given it falls on a Friday. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Elections
5:16 am
Fri October 24, 2014

Board Of Ed Candidates Debate On Air

Doug Payne, left, Julie Eihausen, right
Credit KPCW file photos

The District 5 seat for the Park City School Board is up for grabs, representing Pinebrook, Summit Park  and Timberline. The two candidates, longtime educator Doug Payne and longtime volunteer Julie Eihausen answered questions posed by KPCW in an on-air debate Friday. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Science & Technology
2:10 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

Cool Science Radio - October 23, 2014

In this edition of Cool Science Radio, hosts John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek speak first with paleontologist Timothy King.  They go with him to Siberia, where melting permafrost is exposing emerging frozen mammoths.  

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Healthy Lifestyle
4:20 pm
Wed October 22, 2014

The Mountain Life - October 22, 2014

In this edition of The Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney welcome Allen Tran, High Performance Chef and Dietician at the USSA's Center of Excellence who tells how to prepare the REAL Breakfast of Champions. Also on the show is Adam Rackley about his fascinating book; Salt, Sweat, Tears: The Men Who Rowed the Oceans.

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2014 Election Forum
1:18 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

District 54 Candidates Want To Add A Reasonable Voice To Legislature

Glenn Wright (D) left and Kraig Powell (R)

Utah's District 54 encompasses much of Wasatch County and Park City proper. Both candidates - Kraig Powell and Glenn Wright - running for the seat in the Utah House of Representatives gave their platforms at Monday's candidate forum. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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