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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  Lynn and John’s first guest is Karen J. Greenberg, author of Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State.   Karen Greenberg, is one of this country’s top experts on Guantánamo, torture, and terrorism, with a deep knowledge of both the Bush and Obama administrations.

courtesy Girls Lacrosse / Park City High School

For the third time in a row, the Park City High School Miners Girls Lacrosse team has clinched the state title. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

  John and Lynn’s first guest is Dr. Jon-Karr Zubieta, Chair of Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah’s School of Medicine and Psychiatrist-in-Chief of the University Neuropsychiatric Institute. Dr. Zubieta is dedicated to promoting innovation at the interface between patient care and scientific discovery.

  Lynn Ware Peek speaks with Jennifer Mulholland and Jeff Shuck of Plenty Consulting.  They talk about HeartSpace, their new physical location in 
Park City.  Then, an exploration of the Mountain Recreation Facilities plan with Ken Fisher, in advance of the public input meetings next week.

PCMC

The Park City Planning commission on May 11th heard the first public concerns over the recently unveiled Bonanza Park East Plan.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

PCHS Teen Council

It's Healthy Relationship Week in Park City.  Students from the Park City High School’s Teen Council are teaching their peers about what CONSENT means in a healthy relationship. Parents can also be involved – there’s an evening panel discussion on Tuesday and the Sundance hit, The Hunting Ground, will screen on Thursday at Park City High School.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

    Lynn Ware Peek speaks with Alex Natt of the USSA's BRASS Foundation (8:50), PCSD Superintendent Ember Conley (21:25), Brian Hanton and Bob Radke from Snyderville Basin (38:00), PC Film series Director Katie Wang at (46:35)

PCHS

Here's Joe Simmons with this week's Miner Nation Report.

The Park City Council on May 12 unanimously approved an agreement to purchase 2.3 acres in the Bonanza Park area from developer Mark J Fischer.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

  Lynn and John’s first guest is Tom Griffiths co-author of Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human. Griffiths show how the algorithms used by computers can also untangle very human questions.

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