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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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    Soccer league organizer charged with second child sex assault

    DENVER — A soccer league organizer was charged for the second time in a case involving a sexual assault on a child, prosecutors said Thursday. Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey filed charges against Andres Feurte Gaspar including kidnapping, two counts of child enticement, two counts of sexual assault on a child and two counts of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust, said spokeswoman Lynn Kimbrough. The charges allege that Gaspar met the 13-year-old […]

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    How to see Colorado’s fall colors on scenic Byways

    DENVER — This autumn, Colorado’s Scenic and Historic Byways are a great way to see Colorado Gold. The Colorado Department of Transportation released a list of recommended routes for specific dates in September. You can find travel information about Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways on their website. You can also see an interactive map of Colorado’s bicycle and byways. Be sure to check out our Fall Foliage Guide for peak times. Here is some suggested Byways and upcoming events: September […]

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    Nursing assistant sexually assaulted immobile patient, given 15 years in prison

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — A 34-year-old Denver man who worked as a nursing aid was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Wednesday for sexually assaulting an immobile woman at the Cherry Hills Health Care Center, authorities said. Paul Bugarcic worked as a certified nursing assistant at the facility in Englewood. Prosecutors said he sexually assaulted a woman who was being cared for at the facility who had suffered a brain injury that resulted in her not being able to communicate […]

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    Obama’s strategy to fight ISIS: Airstrikes in Syria, more U.S. troops

    WASHINGTON — It’s time to go after ISIS in Iraq and Syria, President Barack Obama said Wednesday night in a nationally televised address intended to sell stepped-up military efforts to a war-weary public. Obama said the United States would expand its airstrikes against the Sunni jihadists in Iraq to target them across the border in Syria. “I have made it clear that we will hunt down terrorists who threaten our country, wherever they are,” he said. “That means I will […]

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    Record-breaking snowfall this winter?

    DENVER — You may have seen this image on Facebook in recent days. It claims much of the nation will see “above normal snowfall” this coming winter with the northeast coast getting “well above normal snowfall.” It looks like an ominous forecast for this winter, but it’s not real. The image was created to accompany an article by EmpireNews.net, a satirical website just like The Onion. The article claims Americans should expect “20 times” as much snow as last winter. […]

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    See the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home

    This is the same type of home as the St. Jude Dream Home built by Oakwood Homes.

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    Map of the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home

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    DIA asking for public’s help in naming new outdoor plaza

    DENVER — The public is being invited to submit names for the new plaza that will connect Denver International Airport with the new Westin Hotel. Airport spokeswoman Julie Smith said DIA is looking to name the plaza after a person who has made a significant contribution to the success of the airport from a cultural, political, economic or social perspective. The plaza will connect the Jeppesen Terminal with the 519-room hotel and conference center still under construction. The hotel will […]

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    Kraft Foods recalls 7,500 cases of Kraft American Singles

    DENVER — Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of select craft singles. The company said the recall was because a supplier did not store an ingredient used to make the cheese in accordance with Kraft’s temperature standards, said a news release from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This could cause premature spoilage and food borne illness. Kraft says they have received no consumer complaints in conjunction with this recall. The affected products were distributed […]

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    Mystery of sailing stones in Death Valley may be solved

    DEATH VALLEY, Calif. — For decades scientists have been puzzled by the mystery of the “sailing stones” in California’s Death Valley. Boulders, some weighing as much as 500 pounds, were spotted in the desert with long trails behind them as if the stones had been pushed across the dry lakebed called the Racetrack. No one could figure out how the stones moved. Until now. Geologist Richard Norris and his team from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography have found evidence that […]