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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
  • The streets were flooded in Denver's Five Points neighborhood near 24th St. and Champa St. on the evening of June 24, 2015. (Photo: Meño Gomez)

    Flash flooding hits Metro Denver after heavy storm, tornado scare

    DENVER — The National Weather Service issued tornado and flash flood warnings for Denver and several surrounding counties Wednesday afternoon. Some of those warnings had expired by Wednesday evening, but flooding was expected to remain a concern for a most of Metro Denver late into the night. Channel 2 Weather Tracker Daryl Orr snapped a photo shortly before 5 p.m. of what appeared to be a funnel cloud near the intersection of E-470 and 6 Avenue, which is in East Denver. Channel 2’s Tak Landrock […]

  • Big cats

    WATCH: Boulder house cat enjoys close encounter with mountain lion

    BOULDER, Colo. — Curiosity killed the cat? Well, not this time — perhaps thanks to a thin pane of glass and a man with a camera. Earlier this week, Tom Mabe posted a video that he said was shot from inside his friend’s home in Boulder. It shows one of his friend’s two house cats curiously observing a fellow feline — a mountain lion at least twice its size — outside the window. For what it’s worth, the mountain lion appears to be the […]

  • 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)

    Theater shooting juror excused after ‘brother-in-law shot 3 times’

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — A juror in the Aurora theater shooting case was dismissed by the court Monday morning after saying one of her family members was the victim of what the judge characterized as a “random shooting” last week. This is the fourth juror released by the court in less than a week, and it cuts the number of alternate jurors available in this case down to eight. The defense team for James Holmes, the admitted gunman in the July 20, 2012 shooting that left […]

  • 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)

    3 theater shooting trial jurors excused after claims from fellow juror

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The Aurora theater shooting judge dismissed three of its 24 jurors Tuesday morning after a fellow juror accused one of them of having knowledge of outside media reports about the trial — reports the judge has banned jurors from consuming. Juror 673 sent a note to Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour Jr. during Tuesday morning’s court proceeding, suggesting Juror 872 was consuming news on the case through her Facebook newsfeed. RELATED: Watch theater trial day 28 live Samour called in […]

  • Tub of evidence brought forward in Aurora Theater shooting court proceedings while witnesses testify about autopsies on May 19, 2015.

    Theater shooting testimony delves into autopsies for 1st time

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. —  For the first time during the Aurora Theater shooting trial, the 12 victims’ deaths were presented to court through autopsy results, allowing families present to hear, see and possibly relive what their loved ones suffered. Faye S. Borquez and Patricia Hopkins, with the Aurora Police department’s crime lab, both spoke about the shards and fragments of bullets that were pulled from the 12 bodies of those killed in the shooting on July 20, 2012. The physical fragments found in […]

  • Survivor Marcus Weaver on testifying Wed. in theater shooting trial

    RELATED: Watch Wednesday’s testimony live

  • Theater trial witness: ‘I was waiting for Batman; he never came’

    AURORA, Colo. – The second day of the Aurora Theater Shooting Trial and the first day of witness testimonies proved to be an emotional one. Elevated emotions during witness testimonies were a thing to be expected, with Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour warning spectators, “the more gruesome a crime the more gruesome the evidence.” Though emotions were elevated, they seemed to impact each witness differently. Caleb Medley, hit with a shotgun pellet in the face during the shooting, sat in […]

  • Berry

    CU student missing for over week found safe, says he never left campus

    BOULDER, Colo. — A CU Boulder student who was reported missing over a week ago has been found and is safe, according to reports from his family. Berry “Tyler” Allen was first reported missing by his family, who lives in the Chicago area, on April 18. They told Boulder Police that Allen had not been seen since a choir class on April 14, though he had sent a text to friends on April 16 saying he had stayed at a friend’s house […]

  • Police were responding the to scene of an attempt arrest at a Sheridan convenience store that saw an officer injured on April 26, 2015.

    Sheridan Police searching for suspect who injured officer in chase

    SHERIDAN, Colo. — Police are on the lookout for a suspect who injured an officer in a successful effort to evade arrest near a Sheridan convenience store Sunday morning. Sheridan Police said officers were called to a 7-Eleven at the corner of West Oxford Avenue and South Federal Boulevard around 8 a.m. on reports of a suspicious person and vehicle. When officers arrived on scene and made contact with that person, later identified as 24-year-old Ismael Rayos of Lakewood, they said […]

  • 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)

    Profiles of all 24 jurors seated for Aurora theater shooting trial

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — It was a long, grueling process that has finally come to an end. And because of the extensive amount of time the Arapahoe County District Court spent with each of the final 24 jurors seated for the Aurora theater shooting case on Tuesday, those in the courtroom were privy to a lot of information about those who will be deciding this case. FOX31 was in the courtroom for the great majority of that process, from the first day thousands of […]