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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
  • Nathan Finneman speaks with FOX31 Denver in September 2013, after flying a power paraglider over flood damage in Longmont. Finneman was indicted by a federal grand jury on July 2, 2014, and accused of shining a laser at a Denver Police helicopter on multiple occasions.

    Man indicted for aiming laser at Denver Police helicopter

    DENVER — A Denver man was in court and facing a federal indictment Thursday, accused of pointing a laser at a Denver Police helicopter on multiple occasions. Nathan James Finneman, 26, allegedly aimed a laser beam at a Denver Police helicopter twice on on April 19, 2013 and once the following day. Apparently thanks to technology on board the helicopter, known as “Air One,” police said they were able to track the source of the laser to Finneman. Details about the […]

  • Robbery again

    Armed robbery at Longmont gas station caught on tape

    LONGMONT, Colo. — Police were on the lookout for two suspects Thursday after an armed robbery was caught on tape at a Longmont gas station the night before. Longmont Police spokesperson Jeff Satur said officers were called to the scene of the robbery at Western Convenience Gas, located at the corner of Main Street and 15th Avenue, just before 11 p.m. Wednesday. Surveillance video showed two hooded and masked suspects entering the store, with one wielding a sawed-off shotgun. The suspects […]

  • Denver Sheriff again

    Denver Sheriff’s Deputy placed on leave after detainee incident

    DENVER — Two veterans of the Denver County Sheriff’s Department have been placed on leave after an incident with a detainee, a department spokesperson confirmed Wednesday. Though the details were vague, the sheriff’s office issued a press release Wednesday afternoon, saying Deputy Sheriff Thomas Ford, who has been with the department six and a half years, was placed on investigative leave with pay for “inappropriate use of force.” “The incident occurred the evening of July 13, during the book-in process […]

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    Study: Peers view young women who post sexy social media pics as less competent

    BOULDER, Colo. — A psychiatrist who now works at the University of Colorado just released a study that suggests those sexy selfies aren’t doing young women any favors among their peers. The work was published in the “Psychology of Popular Media Culture” journal by Elizabeth Daniels, a former Oregon State psychologist who is currently an assistant professor at CU’s campus in Colorado Springs. In the study, Daniels asked 58 girls aged 13 to 18 and 60 young adult women aged 17 to 25 to […]

  • Toddler maimed, dog killed, woman jailed after 2 bizarre days in Commerce City parking lot

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — Rainbow Gatherings, Mama Rocket, Zeus, meth, marijuana, transients, pit bulls and Commerce City’s laws against the breed all seem to have played a role in a 19-month-old nearly getting his jaw ripped off, a dog being killed by police officers and a 51-year-old ending up in jail this week. FOX31 Denver first started putting the pieces together in this complicated and convoluted story on Monday night, after getting an exclusive interview with Sue Tacket, the woman who […]

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    3 women accuse Aurora man of sexual assault during online dates

    EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story contains detailed accusations that are graphic and sexual. In addition, the original arrest affidavit detailed four accusations, but has since been reduced to three. GOLDEN, Colo. — Michael Miller, the man charged with sexually assaulting a Jefferson County woman after meeting her on an online dating site, appeared in court Monday morning, at which point the JeffCo District Attorney’s Office released an affidavit that included sexual assault allegations from two other women. District attorney spokesperson Pam Russell confirmed that Miller’s […]

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    Denver sees spike in number of Honda car thefts

    DENVER — Police put out an alert on Friday advising owners of earlier-model Hondas that their cars are becoming a favorite target of thieves. In particular, Denver Police said they have seen a spike in the number of car thefts pertaining to 1990s model Hondas. During the months of May and June of 2014, Denver Police said 156 Honda Civics and Accords were reported stolen, compared to 59 during the same time frame in 2013 “Denver overall has seen a decline […]

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    Denver begins trying first “revenge porn” case

    DENVER — Denver began trying its first “revenge porn” case Friday, but much of the state was still waiting to hear the details of the case or how prosecutors would approach it. Michael Clasen, 26, appeared in court Friday to be advised of the six charges against him, which included two counts of criminal mischief, two counts of stalking, possession of an illegal weapon and perhaps the most-compelling charge: posting an image for harassment. It’s the first such charge to be filed in the state after the Governor […]

  • Car in garage

    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 […]