The Mountain Life

Wednesday, 9-10 AM

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney

 On the Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney explore a wide variety of topics from health, fitness and nutrition to parenting, lifestyle and education. Lynn Ware Peek is a local news reporter for KPCW, as well as an endurance athlete. and lover of the mountain lifestyle. Tim Henney is also an endurance athlete, an advocate of healthy whole-lifestyle, and sits on the Park City City Council.  

For inquiries and guests and content, contact Lynn directly at lynn@kpcw.org.

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The Mountain Life - November 30, 2016

Nov 30, 2016

Today on the Mountain Life, Lynn and guest co-host Chris Cherniak celebrate the snow with Paul Diegel with the Utah Avalanche Center.  Then they talk with Chad Brackelsburg about Ski Mo. The final guest is trail guru Bob Radke who discusses new winter trails.

The Mountain Life - November 16, 2016

Nov 16, 2016

It’s Alzheimer’s Awareness Month.  Lynn and Tim speak with Jessica Sweeten, the activities director at the Assisted Living Facility – Elk Meadows – located in Oakley.  The second guest on the program is Dr. Vern Cooley of the Rosenberg Cooley Orthopedic Clinic located at the Park City Hospital about the upcoming ski season and dealing with the fragility of our human bodies. 

The Mountain life - November 9, 2016

Nov 9, 2016

Today Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Dr. Vanessa Hart, a surgeon from the Park City Hospital who specializes in breast cancer surgery.  Then, we talk with Thomas Laakso and Jim Christian of Avatech, and now Mountain Hub.  It’s a local business that brings technology to our snowpack.  It began with a hi-tech avalanche probe, now it tracks the world’s first global snowpack network for the mountain community.

The Mountain Life - November 2, 2016

Nov 2, 2016

Today Lynn and Tim speak with Barbara Wirostko about her son’s struggle with dyslexia, his death, and the scholarship they established in his name. Then they delve into another topic that hits close to home. They speak with David Greenwood about his book, Overcoming Distractions: Thriving with adult ADD/ADHD.

The Mountain Life - October 26, 2016

Oct 26, 2016

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Annie Morgan of the Nordic Betties, and Ann Blomquist of the EATS Park City and Katy Wang of the Park City Film Series about the upcoming Food and Film weekend, a fundraiser for the EATS program. 

The Mountain Life - October 19, 2016

Oct 19, 2016

In the first segment of the program, Lynn and Tim talk parenting and accountability with John G. Miller, founder of QBQ, an organizational development company dedicated to making personal accountability a core value for organizations and individuals. His latest book is, Raising Accountable Kids.  The second guest is Julia Geisler, the executive director of the Salt Lake Climbers Alliance. The final guest on the show today is Dr. Marc Harrison who was recently named the new President of Intermountain Health Care.

The Mountain Life - October 12, 2016

Oct 12, 2016

Today Lynn and Tim speak with Rebeca Gonzalez.  Rebeca is a Park City high school graduate and an astonishing young woman who is doing incredible things for the Latino community and potential first generation college students in general. They speak with her in the first half of the show.

The Mountain Life - October 5, 2016

Oct 5, 2016

Today Lynn Ware Peek and guest co-host Chris Cherniak speak with Angela Dirkers from the Dog Dive. Then it’s the stuff in our stomach. Microbes.  Lynn and Chris speak with Marie-Claire Arrieta who has co-written a book – Let Them Eat Dirt: Saving Your Child from an Oversanitized World.

The Mountain Life - September 28, 2016

Sep 28, 2016

First guest is Luke Cartin, Environmental Sustainability Manager at Park City Municipal. Guest number two is Craig Sanchez who is retiring after 24 years with Park City Municipal. The last guest on the program is Esther Gokhale talking about easing  back pain  with the Gokhale Method. 

The Mountain Life - September 22, 2016

Sep 22, 2016

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Rebecca Brenner about her speaker series at the PC Hospital on mindfulness and her new book, A Kid's User Guide to A Human Life:  An Open Heart.

Then, Sam Plumb of Utah Naloxone who talks about addiction, opiate overdose, and this rescue drug that can give a second chance.

Finally, Pulitzer Prize finalist, Alan Schwarz, and his new book, ADHD Nation:  Children, Doctors, Big Pharma, and the Making of an American Epidemic.  

 

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