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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When the dust settles from the Sundance Film Festival, the effects still linger in the  community linger …in various ways.  For one former Park City resident, the infusion of creativity and curiosity that comes with Sundance, along with a trip to Cuba, her life was changed forever.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

In this edition of Cool Science Radio, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells welcome cyber security expert Gary Miliefski and Cass Sunstein, co author of  WISER: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Groups Smarter.

After a break for Sundance Film Festival, The Mountain Life returns with Carl Ingwell of Clean Air Utah, he'll join us to talk about last week's clean air rally at the capitol. 

Then Mike Ritland, former Navy Seal and dog trainer  The author of Team Dog:  How to Train your Dog the Navy Seal Way.

Finally, it's Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart, and Mind, by David J. Linden.  Fascinating conversation about the power of touch. 

 

One of Park City Municipal's priorities is to reduce energy consumption and increase the use of renewable resources as indicated by the recent expansion of the city's solar panel portfolio on municipal buildings.   It still has a long way to go, but tenacious efforts by the sustainability department are looking deep into energy savings that are becoming more efficient and easier to apply.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Although they experience the Sundance Film Festival as up close and personal as anyone, those on the Park City Police Force live through the festival in a little different way. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

In the final races before the World Championships in Beaver Creek next week, the U.S. alpine skiers finished off a strong streak in Europe - from St. Moritz to Kitzbuhel. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

KPCW volunteer DJ Sara Wagner presents The Sundance Wrap - highlights from each day's Sundance Film Festival in-studio and on-the-street interviews. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

USSA Rocks X Games

Jan 23, 2015

U.S. athletes earned consecutive gold medals in the superpipe at the X Games this week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Historic Park City alliance urges locals to visit Old Town during the Sundance Film Festival, saying there's plenty to do and see.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

In this edition of The Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Ryan Ferguson. He was wrongfully imprisoned at age 19 for a crime he had nothing to do with. He spent 10 years trying to be freed in an inept justice system, but that's not why we speak to him. It's about the book that he compiled while in prison about fitness and nutrition. This guy turned lemons into lemonade in a huge way.

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