• Follow me on:

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
  • A view of the jury box, right, inside Courtroom 201, where jury selection in the trial of Aurora movie theater shootings defendant James Holmes is to begin on Jan. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, pool)

    Woman whose son was declared ‘threat’ part of those dismissed from Aurora theater juror pool

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The number of would-be jurors released from duty in the Aurora theater trial rose to 315 on Monday morning, continuing a steady pace that was set during the first week of the jury selection process. And the courtroom where the proceedings continued remained docile. There were 213 candidates who were dismissed from the pool last week when the complicated process of turning 9,000 summonses into 12 jurors and 12 alternates began. After jury selection process, the trial […]

  • (Photo: Denver Police)

    Denver Nuggets star Ty Lawson arrested on suspicion of second DUI

    DENVER — Ty Lawson, the Denver Nuggets’ point guard and leading scorer, was arrested on suspicion of DUI Friday morning, Denver Police have confirmed. According to Lawson’s statements to police, this would his second DUI if he’s found guilty. Lawson was arrested shortly after 1:15 a.m. on Friday, following a traffic stop in the 3400 block of Park Avenue West, which is five blocks north of the Fillmore Auditorium. Police said Lawson was driving a white Mercedes and was initially stopped for speeding, […]

  • Chihuly stuff

    4 arrested, connected with Denver Botanic Gardens Chihuly artwork theft

    DENVER — Several sizable, essentially invaluable pieces of glass art stolen from an exhibition at the Denver Botanic Gardens in August were recovered later that month on the eastern plains. On Wednesday, the Denver District Attorney announced that one teen, two 20-somethings and one 36-year-old had been arrested in connection with the theft. Alex Brook, 23, and Joseph Parnell, 36 were both charged with theft, criminal mischief and tampering with evidence. Sean Sorensen, 20, and Auvia Bellamy, 19, were charged with theft. All the charges filed against the suspects are felonies. The stolen […]

  • Littleton nonprofit donating over 500 iPads to Catholic schools

    DENVER — Hundreds of deserving students will get a chance to use iPads thanks to a contribution from a local nonprofit. The JDO foundation, which is based in Littleton, is donating 540 iPads to three Denver Catholic schools. Saint Rose of Lima Academy received 216 of the tablets Tuesday, and the rest will be distributed this week. The JDO foundation helps students by providing the latest learning technology to schools that can’t afford it.

  • Gary Kubiak speaks at a Denver Broncos press conference on Jan. 20, 2015.

    Kubiak: Broncos head coaching job was ‘game changer for me’

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Gary Kubiak began his first press conference as the new head coach of the Denver Broncos by dating himself. “I don’t know how many years it’s been since I became a part of this organization. Maybe 20, 21, 22,” Kubiak said. “But there was no doubt that when I got off the plane yesterday that I was home. “This job was a game changer for me.” In fact, it’s been 20 years since Kubiak first signed on as […]

  • A cake is decorated inside Denver's Azucar Bakery on Jan. 19, 2015.

    Castle Rock man whose ‘anti-gay’ cake was rejected: ‘I was discriminated against’

    DENVER — The man who filed a discrimination complaint against a Denver baker after she refused to make him a cake with an anti-gay cake message is a Christian educator who lives in Castle Rock, FOX31 Denver has learned. Bill Jack was not home when we attempted to contact him on Monday, but his wife confirmed that he had indeed filed a complaint with the Civil Rights division of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) last year against Azcuar Bakery, which is […]

  • Members of the Houston Texans medical staff tend to Gary Kubiak after he collapsed during a game on Nov. 3, 2013. (Photo: Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle)

    Klint Kubiak: Going back to work was best thing for dad after mini-stroke

    DENVER — Shortly after the reports began to flood in on Sunday night, confirming the Denver Broncos would be welcoming one of their own back to the friendly confines of Dove Valley, Klein Kubiak took to Twitter and succinctly summed up the story. “Welcome home dad,” he wrote, alongside the following photo. Welcome home dad! #Broncos #BroncosNation pic.twitter.com/Q0cHb11IKZ — Klein Kubiak (@Klein_Kubiak_84) January 19, 2015 All of a sudden, there they were: Gary Kubiak and John Elway yucking it up in an old […]

  • A cake is decorated inside Denver's Azucar Bakery on Jan. 19, 2015.

    Man takes legal action after Denver baker refuses to make anti-gay cake

    DENVER — At the Azucar Bakery along South Broadway, love is spread one stroke at a time. But even love has its limits. So when a still-unidentified customer came into her shop about a year ago asking to have a gay slur written on a Bible-shaped cake, owner Marjorie Silva said she felt she had to draw the line. Now she’s facing legal action. “I just want to make cake for happy people,” Silva said. “I’m Christian. I support Christians. […]

  • A screen grab from AltitudeTickets.org shows the new March 2015 shows Garth Brooks added to the Denver swing of his upcoming tour on Jan. 16, 2015. (Credit: AltitudeTickets.org)

    Garth Brooks adds 7 Denver shows in March

    DENVER — It seems Denver loves Garth Brooks. The country star started by announcing earlier this month that he would have two Denver dates on his revival tour for March 20 and 21 — Friday and Saturday shows at the Pepsi Center that were both scheduled for 7 p.m. Considering it will mark the first time he’s been to Denver in 18 years, tickets sold out fast. And so on Friday, Brook’s promoters added seven new shows within an hour. Below are […]

  • Jack Del Rio, left, reportedly accepted the Oakland Raiders head coaching offer on Jan. 14, 2014. Meanwhile, Adam Gase, right, would not become the new head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, contrary to earlier reports.

    Jack Del Rio lands Raiders job, 49ers won’t hire Adam Gase

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Two days after parting ways with head coach John Fox, it appeared the Denver Broncos would be losing a second coach on Wednesday, but not necessarily a third. At least not yet. Channel 2 sports director Nick Griffith confirmed through sources that the Oakland Raiders would be hiring Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio to fill their head coaching vacancy. Less than two hours later, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the San Francisco 49ers would promote from within, hiring their […]