David Mitchell

Web content producer for KDVR.com and KWGN.com, Denver.

Recent Articles

  • Von’s Vision Foundation helps kids see much more clearly

    Posted on: 9:27 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:29pm, April 14, 2014

    DENVER — Thanks to Denver Broncos player Von Miller, hundreds of children have a new perspective on life Monday. Von’s...
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    Broncos player Von Miller helps a girl with her new glasses
  • Lakewood police officer running Boston Marathon to help kids battling cancer

    Posted on: 8:58 pm, April 14, 2014, by

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — A Lakewood Police Officer is getting ready to pound the pavement in Boston next Monday. He plans...
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    Jesus "Moose" Chavez, Lakewood, Colo. Police Department
  • Storms increase flood concerns in Boulder County

    Posted on: 8:52 pm, April 14, 2014, by

    BOULDER, Colo. — After last year’s disastrous flooding, emergency officials in Boulder are worried about what we could face in...
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    Mid-April snow in Boulder County
  • Last minute tax filers race to beat midnight deadline

    Posted on: 6:56 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 09:39pm, April 15, 2014

    DENVER — Several metro Denver post offices will be able to accept your tax return late Tuesday night and make...
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    tax-deadline
  • Denver Police detective placed on leave during investigation in Lakewood

    Posted on: 6:39 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 08:35pm, April 14, 2014

    DENVER — A Denver police detective is on administrative leave from the police force as the result of an ongoing...
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    Denver Police badge generic
  • Be on the lookout: Radioactive equipment goes missing

    Posted on: 3:23 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 03:38pm, April 14, 2014

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A piece of equipment that uses radioactivity to check moisture density at construction sites is missing...
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    Image of a Troxler model 3430 density gauge, a radioactive device (Photo: Troxler Labs)
  • Colorado’s first marijuana vending machine about to start operation

    Posted on: 9:54 pm, April 11, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:29pm, April 11, 2014

    AVON, Colo. — They’re calling it the future of marijuana in Colorado. No long lines and no sales person needed....
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    Marijuana vending machine delivered in Avon, Colo.
  • Day care costs higher in Colorado than college tuition

    Posted on: 8:47 pm, April 11, 2014, by , updated on: 09:30pm, April 11, 2014

    DENVER — Parents in Colorado are experiencing sticker shock when it comes to day care costs. A recent study shows...
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    Day care center
  • Winter Storm Watch issued, 4-6″ possible in Denver Sunday

    Posted on: 3:54 pm, April 11, 2014, by , updated on: 09:34pm, April 11, 2014

    DENVER — A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for the I-25 urban corridor, the Front Range Foothills and Mountains...
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  • Chickenpox epidemic declared at Wheat Ridge charter school

    Posted on: 7:57 pm, April 10, 2014, by

    WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — The Jefferson County Health Department declared a chickenpox epidemic at a charter school in Wheat Ridge....
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    Chickenpox outbreak at Mountain Phoenix Community School in Wheat Ridge
  • Firefighters get ready for wildfire season by setting fires

    Posted on: 7:45 pm, April 10, 2014, by

    LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. — Fighting fire with fire. It’s a tactic Colorado crews use to prevent disasters down the road....
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    Firefighters work on a controlled burn at Fossil Creek Reservoir near Fort Collins, Colo.`
  • Landslide survivor held onto son while home fell apart around her

    Posted on: 6:23 pm, April 10, 2014, by , updated on: 06:25pm, April 10, 2014

    We’re hearing for the first time from the mother who held onto her son as last month’s landslide in Washington...
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    Amanda Skorjanc held onto her son while the Washington landslide destroyed her home around her