Lynn Ware Peek

Local News Hour - February 2, 2018

Feb 2, 2018

On today’s show, Park City Film Series Director Katy Wang previews this weekend's screening of Darkest Hour at the Jim Santy Auditorium, recaps the Sundance festival, and looks ahead at the calendar. Newly appointed Park City Council Member Lynn Ware Peek and Mayor Andy Beerman discuss last night's meeting. And Marshall Moore, spokesman for Utah Film Studios, talks about plans for the soundstage, its involvement with the Sundance Institute, and what we can expect to see with the build-out of the property.

Project For Deeper Understanding: DACA, Part 1

Nov 17, 2017

The Park City Area Project for Deeper Understanding hosted a forum Thursday, November 16, on DACA, which stands for Deferred Action on Child Arrivals.  The Trump administration recently rescinded the act, which gave protections to undocumented immigrants who arrived in America as children.  Lynn Ware Peek moderated the discussion.  

The Mountain Life - August 30, 2017

Aug 31, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and Dave Cushing speak with naturopathic physician Dr. Alice Holman of Holman Health in Park City.  Then, Sarah Ockwell-Smith, a British mother of four who in the last five years has written six books on parenting, incuding her latest, "Gentle Discipline."

Should the Summit County Council raise property taxes?   Council member Glenn Wright breaks down the numbers.  Then, Snyderville Planning Commissioner Bea Peck talks about two big projects on the docket .  One is a 168-unit development on Rasmussen Road, that the developer says would be 70% affordable housing.  The other project consists of two new buildings at Quarry Village with “unique” characteristics. 

Today on The Mountain Life, Lynn and Tim explore creativity, from the history of humanity to the chair lifts of Park City's ski resorts.  First we speak with Dr. Agustin Fuentes, chair of Notre Dame’s Department of Anthropology and a National Geographic Explorer who has written a book called, "Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional."


John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek speak with environmental writer McKay Jenkins, how has written an exhaustive account of GMO's.  His new book is called, "Food Fight:  GMO's and the Future of the American Diet."  

Then, an exploration into the concept of time, with New Yorker staff writer and National Book Award Finalist, Alan Burdick.  He explores the topic that we all think about, but never talk about in this depth: time.  Burdick's book is,  "Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Exploration."

Local News Hour - December 22, 2016

Dec 22, 2016

  Summit County’s Solid Waste Superintendent Tim Loveday to discuss the new $36 fee and new cell at the landfill. Following Tim is Director of Public Utilities Clint McAfee along with PC Community Engagement Liaison Lynn Ware Peek to talk about public utilities and an update on construction projects. Wrapping up the hour we’ll be talking to Amber Hanson from the Egyptian to talk about Zoso – the Led Zeppelin Tribute band.







PC Unidos and Latino Community Debrief Following Election

Dec 12, 2016
PC Unidos

PC Unidos reached out to the local Latino community Friday to answer questions and debunk myths that have developed after the November presidential election. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.


  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Scott Kelly, the founder of Rebound Health and Performance Center.  Scott talks with us today about state of mind and the role it plays in overall health and fitness. 


Then --  a refreshing, energetic and unique voice among people who have figured out what it means to accept himself and others for who they are.  Hard to explain until you listen to our conversation with Jeffrey Marsh, he’s written a new book, How to Be You:  Stop Trying to Be Someone Else and Start Living Your life. 




Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with the MTB Trail Trust from Nelson, New Zealand, about their recent IMBA Gold Ride Center designation.  They join local trails gurus Charlie Sturgis and Bob Radke to exchange information.  

Then, Raising Can-Do Kids, with Robert Rende, PHD.  How to teach traits of innovation, creativity, industriousness, optimism, and entrepreneurship to our children in a rapidly changing world.