Thomas is the Digital Content Manger for KDVR.com and KWGN.com He has worked as a digital journalist in Denver for five years now.

After graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Thomas worked as a web writer for KMGH in Denver. In November 2012, joined the web staff at KDVR as Digital Content Manager.

Feel free to send comments to Thomas.Hendrick@KDVR.com or call 303-566-7590.


Recent Articles
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    AFP will remove photo from theater shooting used in anti-Udall ad

    DENVER — A television ad from the group Americans for Prosperity attacking Sen. Mark Udall is being criticized for its use of a photo from the Aurora theater shooting. The ad shows Udall and President Barack Obama both with frowns and looking upset. The photo, however, is a cropped version of the original taken in […]

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    4th grade students accused of trying to sell pot at Greeley school

    GREELEY, Colo. — The Greeley school district says they are investigating two incidents of 4th graders trying to sell marijuana at school this week. The two separate, but related, incidents happened earlier this week at Monfort Elementary Elementary School, said Theresa Myers of Weld County School District 6. On Monday a 4th grader brought some loose […]

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    Arvada man sentenced to 10 years in prison for DUI crash that killed man

    ARVADA, Colo. — Zachary Snyder was sentenced to 10 years in prison Friday for driving drunk and causing a crash that killed a 65-year-old man and seriously injuring his wife. Snyder, 23, plead guilty to vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and driving under the influence in January. Prosecutors said he had been drinking at a bar […]

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    Police: Man ate pot candy before shooting wife

    DENVER — Richard Kirk, the Denver father accused of killing his wife while she was on the phone with 911 had eaten marijuana infused candy hours before he started hallucinating in his Observatory Park home. Kirk, 47, faces charges of first-degree murder in the shooting. According to his arrest affidavit, he bought the candy around […]

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    ‘Rapping staff sergeant’ teaches girl how to take care of her cast

    FORT DRUM, N. Y. — An Army medic in New York has come up with a creative way to teach children how to take care of a cast. Staff Sgt. Shareef Stokely is being nicknamed the “rapping staff sergeant.” He came up with a song he calls the “Cast Rules Jingle,” in which he raps […]

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    Archer Farms Gelato sold at Target recalled because of unlabeled peanuts

    DENVER — Sinco Inc. is voluntarily recalling 30 oz. tubs of Archer Farms Chocolate Hazelnut Swirl Gelato, sold at Target stores, because the product has unlabeled peanuts. According to the Food and Drug Administration, two people have become sick as a result of the label error. The FDA said the gelato is imported from Italy […]

  • A fire destroyed a building at the French Quarter at Nine Mile Station apartments in Denver. (Photo: Denver Fire Dept.)

    Denver apartment building evacuated after explosion

    DENVER — An explosion at a Denver apartment building forced residents to evacuate Sunday morning. The explosion happened at the French Quarter at Nine Mile Station apartments on S. Parker Road around 7 a.m., said a Denver Fire Department spokesman. No injuries were reported. The fire was contained to a structure used as a laundry and […]

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    Aurora police find SUV, driver in fatal hit-and-run

    AURORA, Colo. — Aurora police issued a Medina Alert Sunday morning after a white SUV hit and killed a man on E. Colfax Avenue. Witnesses told police that they saw a man lying in the left through lane of Colfax at Quentin Street, near the University of Colorado Hospital, around 2:40 a.m.  A SUV headed […]

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    Denver restaurant featured in season premiere of Kitchen Nightmares

    DENVER — A Denver restaurant will be the focus on the season premiere of Kitchen Nightmares on our sister-station FOX31 Denver Friday night. Chef Ramsay meets a restaurant owner who is truly stuck in the past. The owner, Peter, claims his family owned-and-run restaurant makes the “Best Pizza in Denver,” based off a review from […]

  • On the balcony around the tower of the Denver City and County Building during Open Doors Denver 2013.

    Doors opening to Denver’s landmark buildings for the public this weekend

    DENVER — This weekend the public will get a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes of Denver’s most interesting buildings. Doors Open Denver is a free annual event and runs both Saturday and Sunday. You can simply wander into a dozen buildings around town or sign up for tours of significant places. There are […]

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    DPS first in country to hire undocumented immigrants as teachers through partnership

    DENVER — Through a partnership with Teach for America, Denver Public Schools has hired two previously undocumented immigrants as teachers. District spokeswoman Kristy Armstrong said the teachers were hired through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals directive. This policy gives temporary deportation relief and work authorization for immigrants who qualify. To qualify, the candidate must […]

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    DA: Victim in rollover was speeding to get passenger, who caused crash, out of SUV

    AURORA, Colo. — Prosecutors said Wednesday that a 19-year-old girl was speeding to get home so that she could get away from a boy she knew, who pulled the emergency brake causing a crash that seriously injured both. Sarah MacDole was driving her SUV down S. Buckley Road near S. Nucla Way with William McKnight, […]

  • Staff Sgt. Jose Mangual. Courtesy: KCPQ

    Fort Carson soldier looking for son missing in Wash. landslide

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A Fort Carson soldier has traveled to Washington to help look for his 13-year-old son who went missing after a mudslide wiped out the town of Oso. KRDO-TV reported Staff Sgt. Jose Mangual traveled to Washington last Monday to help look for his son Jovon Mangual. He spoke to KCPQ in […]

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    The best Aprils Fools’ Day 2014 jokes on the Internet

    April Fools’ Day 2014 has arrived. Hundreds of companies are posting their best pranks. We have compiled a list of our favorites. Let us know what jokes you see in the comments below. The Ocado 42-inch “sLablet” Online food retailer Ocado says they are rolling out the world’s largest tablet, dubbed the “sLablet.” “The market […]

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    Aurora PD looking for witnesses in fatal crash that killed teen

    AURORA, Colo. — Aurora investigators are asking for three people to come forward who were seek riding an RTD bus around the time an allegedly drunken driver ran a red light causing a crash that killed a teenager this week. Aurora police said that investigators want to interview the potential witnesses to the crash, which […]