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Will Holden is an award-winning web editor for KDVR and KWGN. He comes to the sister stations after stops in newspapers, multimedia and network TV

He was an executive producer and columnist at the MountainWest Sports Network, covered college football and anchored an AP award-winning high school football webcast at the Riverside Press-Enterprise and covered Montana State athletics at the Bozeman Daily Chronicle. He also spent time at the Seattle Times, Tacoma News Tribune and Kitsap Sun in the Pacific Northwest.

Holden has been awarded for his feature, news and column writing by the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists. He was also named Sportswriter of the Year by the Montana Newspapers Association in 2009 and 2010.

Recent Articles
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    Police: 1 injured when car slammed into Westminster home, alcohol involved

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — A car crashed into a Westminster home early Thursday morning, injuring one, spinning a car that was parked in the home’s garage and giving the residents inside quite the scare. Police say the driver of a black Audi sedan, who has since been identified as Jeffrey Lee Holmes, 27, was approaching a curb on 116th Avenue and Chase Way, which is just west of Sheridan Boulevard, when he jumped the curb, nearly missed a tree, hit two fences […]

  • Investigators re-enact a situation that led to the death of a baby who was left in a car in Atlanta. (Credit: CNN / WAGA)

    Denver Police caution parents after Atlanta baby dies in hot car

    ATLANTA, Ga. — Open a car door on a summer day, and a sauna blast will quickly remind you just how seethingly, sticky hot it can get inside in just a short time. It’s suffocating. For 22-month-old Cooper Harris, strapped all day into a child’s seat in his father’s SUV, as the sun baked it, it was fatal. Investigators in Georgia wanted to know how high the temperature climbed in that back seat, so this week they recreated that sauna […]

  • Boulder County Clerk and Recorder Hillary Hall, right, reacts after a court hearing.

    Colorado judge denies AG’s request to block Boulder same-sex marriages

    BOULDER, Colo. — A Colorado State Court judge denied a request by the state’s Attorney General to block the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder from issuing same-sex marriages Thursday, but said the validity of those marriages is still up in the air. Judge Andrew Hartman issued his decision on Thursday after an emotional hearing on Wednesday, in which Colorado Attorney General John Suthers sought a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction to prevent Hilliary Hall from continuing to issue marriage […]

  • Police gathered outside a Lakewood home after a man barricaded himself inside on July 10, 2014.

    Police: Threats issued, man barricaded in Lakewood home

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Police were outside a Lakewood home Thursday morning after receiving reports that a man had barricaded himself inside after threats were issued. Reports about the situation at the home, which is just south of West Mississippi Avenue between South Garrison Street and South Wadsworth Boulevard, began surfacing around 8 a.m. Thursday. Police said that threatening texts and emails had been exchanged between family members inside the home, and officers worked to evacuate those individuals when they arrived on scene. One […]

  • Gabriel Duwaik (Credit: Westminster Police Department)

    Missing autistic boy, 12, found in Westminster

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — Police were searching for a autistic boy Thursday morning after he was reported missing late Wednesday night. However, shortly before 6:30 a.m. Thursday, police reported the child, 12-year-old Gabriel Duwaik, had been found in the area of 72nd Avenue and Quebec Street, which is about 10 miles from where he was first reported missing. Duwaik has autism and is non-verbal and was first reported missing around 9 p.m. Wednesday just west of Mountain Range High School. “Gabriel […]

  • Police were investigating the scene of a shooting that left one man dead in Aurora on July 10, 2014.

    Aurora Police investigating homicide near Children’s Hospital

    AURORA, Colo. — Police were investigating a homicide that was reported late Wednesday night in the parking lot of an apartment complex near Children’s Hospital in Aurora. Aurora Police said that a report of a shooting in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 1364 Xanadu Street came in just before midnight Wednesday. When officers arrived on scene, they found an injured man sitting in the cab of a Red Dodge pickup. He was transported to a nearby hospital […]

  • A courtroom sketch of James Holmes released after a hearing on Sept. 30, 2013.

    James Holmes trial date vacated, delayed again

    AURORA, Colo. — A mental health examiner asked to perform a second sanity evaluation of accused Aurora theater shooter James Holmes has asked for two additional months to complete the examination, moving a judge to vacate yet another trial date for Holmes. District Court Judge Carlos A. Samour’s decision was made public Wednesday. He wrote he had “little choice but to grant” the request, and indicated that the court would work to determine a new date for the trial at […]

  • The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver.

    Same-sex couple’s counter-suit calls Colorado’s definition of marriage ‘unconstitutional’

    BOULDER, Colo. — Days after the Colorado Attorney General sued the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder in an effort to prevent her from continuing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, attorneys representing the clerk and one of the same-sex couples she married has filed a counter claim against the state and its attorney general. The counter claim, filed by three defendants, Boulder County Clerk and Record Hillary Hall, Alex Lopez and Michael Maestas, alleges the state is trying to invalidate over 100 same […]

  • A semi collided with a small sedan in Weld County Tuesday, killing one. (Credit: Weld County Sheriff's Office)

    1 killed after water truck rear-ends car in Weld County

    WELD COUNTY, Colo. — One person was killed when a water truck rear-ended a small sedan in Weld County on Tuesday, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed. A sheriff’s office spokesperson said the two-vehicle accident was reported shortly before noon near the intersection of Highway 392 and County Road 57, which is near Gill about 18 miles northeast of Greeley. Highway 392 was closed between county roads 55 and 59 while the authorities investigated the crash Tuesday afternoon. There […]

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    Boulder County Sheriff’s Office closed due to power outage

    BOULDER, Colo. — The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office headquarters were closed Tuesday due to a power outage, a press release confirmed. The outage was due to a damaged main electrical line, the office confirmed in a press release sent Tuesday afternoon. A backhoe working on the new coroner’s office facility behind the sheriff’s headquarters at 5600 Flatiron Parkway is believed to have caused the damage. “There is currently only minimal power to the building from a generator which operates things […]