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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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. 

Originally aired on January 9, 2013.

Anna Deavere Smith is an actress and playwright perhaps most widely known for her role on the West Wing and for her previous performances in Park City. She’ll appear on the Eccles Center Stage this Saturday, January 12th at 7:30pm. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired on July 10, 2013.

Today Tim and Lynn spoke about safety on Park City’s trails and an improved rescue program with Fire Captain Ron Palmer Leger and Batallion Chief Eric Hales. Then, John Culberson, the ICU manager along with Dan Davis, the nurse administrator for the ICU from the Park City Medical Center talked about the new Intensive Care Unit opening this week. Lastly, Mary Randolf LaMontagne joined us to talk about her book EATS.

Originally aired January 2, 2013.

The US Ski and Snowboard teams have amassed some impressive statistics and are dominating in international events around the globe. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Phyllis Robinson - Park City Muni Fur Therapy Department volunteer

The conversation about where dogs belong ebbs and flows around Park City's trails and open spaces - but there's one place the conversation doesn't lead to prohibiting dogs. It's the home of Park City Municipal - the Marsac Building. Lynn Ware Peak has more.

Leslie Thatcher

Skiing legend Stein Eriksen is expected to make a full recovery after being life-flighted to a Salt Lake hospital last week. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

At last week’s Park City Council meeting, Diane Foster was appointed by Mayor Dana Williams and approved by council as Park City’s new city manager.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Dr. Spencer Wood from Utah State University will speak at the Swaner EcoCenter Wednesday evening about the Natural Capital Project – how non-scientists can use scientific data to make relevant decisions about the natural environment around them. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

At Wednesday’s Summit County Council meeting, council’s housekeeping included streamlining the RAP tax application process and exploring how to establish the cemetery district. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

As the 2013 Sundance Film Festival moves into its last several days, the buzz from the festival gives it glowing reports with quality films and documentaries that communicate the big messages in the world today. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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