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
  • The Downtown Detention Center in Denver, Colo. (Photo: DenverGov.org)

    Inmate in critical condition after incident at Denver detention center

    DENVER — A Denver inmate was in critical condition Friday, after an incident that occurred Wednesday night at the Downtown Detention Center, the Denver Sheriff’s Office and Denver Health independently confirmed. Denver Health indicated Michael Lee Marshall, 50, was admitted to the hospital this week and was in critical condition Friday. The Denver Sheriff’s confirmed an “incident” led to Marshall’s condition but offered few details. “At about 6:30 p.m. on November 11, deputy sheriffs responded to an incident involving Mr. Marshall in the sally port […]

  • These RTD commuter trains, which will begin serving customers in April 2016, will undergo six days of testing starting Nov. 16, 2015, causing delays.

    Expect lengthy delays in north Denver as RTD tests trains next week

    DENVER — If you’re someone who frequently traverses the roads that pass over RTD’s forthcoming A-Line commuter rail train route, you may want to plan some detours next week. RTD’s new rail line connecting Denver’s Union Station to the Denver International Airport is scheduled to open in late April 2016. It’s scheduled to undergo federally-mandated safety testing from Nov. 16 to Nov. 21. During the testing, a series of railroad crossings along the line will be closed for an average time of 15 […]

  • Kirk Len Boyd, 37, is accused of attempted murder. (Photo: Arvada Police)

    Attempted murder suspect in custody, ending standoff in Park Hill

    DENVER — Denver Police confirmed an attempted murder suspect was taken into custody after a standoff in Park Hill Thursday morning. The incident began earlier in the day, police indicated, with a driver failing to pull over when a Commerce City officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop. A high-speed chase ensued, with the suspect eventually exiting the vehicle and fleeing on foot in the area of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Ash Street. The suspect appeared to be barricaded  inside a residence, with police […]

  • Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib. (Photo: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

    Broncos’ Aqib Talib loses appeal, will serve 1-game suspension for eye-poke

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — After losing his appeal on Tuesday, Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib will serve a one-game suspension for poking Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen in the eye in the waning moments of his team’s 27-24 loss on Sunday. The Broncos confirmed Talib lost his appeal in a tweet Tuesday afternoon. Broncos Vice President and General Manager John Elway spoke out on the league’s final ruling Tuesday, saying “we’re all disappointed as a team that (the suspension) was not reduced.” The suspension […]

  • Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib. (Photo: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

    Broncos’ Aqib Talib gets 1-game suspension for eye-poking incident

    DENVER — Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was hit with a one-game suspension from the NFL Monday, after poking Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen in the eye in the waning moments of his team’s 27-24 loss on Sunday. Sources also indicated to FOX31 Denver that Talib would appeal the NFL’s decision. According to a team statement, NFL Vice President Merton Hanks made the ruling after reviewing the incident. In particular, Hanks ruled “Talib’s action placed his opponent at unnecessary […]

  • Vernon Davis of the San Francisco 49ers, left, runs the ball against Sterling Moore of the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on September 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    Broncos trade 6th, 7th round draft picks for 49ers tight end Vernon Davis

    DENVER — In spite of the team’s tight ends finally coming up with a positive performance in an impressive win over the Green Bay Packers Sunday night, the Denver Broncos executed a trade Monday for former Pro Bowl tight end Vernon Davis. The Broncos announced on Monday afternoon they had acquired Davis from the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for their 6th and 7th round picks in the upcoming NFL draft. Broncos General Manager and Vice President of Football Operations John Elway announced the […]

  • Two boys were pulled from a house fire on South Eliot Street in Denver on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. (Photo: Paul Makarshka)

    Mom who left kids alone in Denver apartment that caught fire arrested

    DENVER — A Denver mother accused of leaving her children alone without proper supervision in an apartment building that later went up in flames was arrested on Friday. Denver Police said the cause of the Sept. 29 fire, which sparked in the 300 block of South Elliot Street near the busy intersection of South Federal Boulevard and West Alameda Avenue, was still under investigation as of Friday. But officers apparently uncovered enough in their own investigation that charges of felony child abuse were […]

  • (Photo: Adams County Sheriff's Office)

    Adams County deputy arrested, admits to ‘on-duty sexual misconduct’

    BRIGHTON, Colo. – An investigation was conducted by the Adams County Sheriff’s Office that resulted in the termination and arrest of a deputy on Friday. At a press conference Friday afternoon, Adams County Sheriff Michael McIntosh indicated 25-year-old deputy Brandon Donahue, who began working for the department in July 2013, was arrested on Wednesday after he “admitted to sexual misconduct while on duty.” “I’m outraged,” McIntosh said. “These actions in no way reflect the professional standards we have established in this office. … Mr. […]

  • Christopher Booker arrives in a Denver court for an August 2015 hearing.

    Man who ran over Denver officers during East High protest pleads guilty

    DENVER — The man who struck several Denver police officers with his car, critically injuring one, pleaded guilty on Thursday to vehicular assault and attempt to influence a public servant. Several other charges against him, including some felony counts, were dropped as part of the deal. Christopher Booker, 42, told officers he had a seizure and lost control of the vehicle in Dec. 3, 2014, striking several officers who were on bikes escorting an East High School protest. The protest was related […]

  • Map of Arizona that pinpoints Flagstaff as well as the capital Phoenix. Shooting at Northern Arizona University.(Photo: CNN)

    Student killed in Northern Arizona campus shooting was from Castle Rock

    DENVER — Colin Brough, killed in a fatal shooting at Northern Arizona University early Friday morning, hailed from Colorado, according to his social media accounts. According to his MaxPreps lacrosse profile page, he was a 2013 graduate of Castle View High School in Castle Rock. He was studying business at NAU and was a Delta Chi fraternity member, according to his LinkedIn page. Many of Brough’s friends took to Twitter to honor his memory Friday morning. Rest in Peace Colin Brough, you will be […]