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Mark Meredith is an award winning journalist and has been a member of the KDVR/KWGN newsroom since January 2012.

Since moving to Colorado, the Georgia native has covered a number of high profile stories including: the Aurora theater shooting, Colorado's push to legalize marijuana, the disappearance of Jessica Ridgeway, and the largest wildfire in Colorado history.

As part of his coverage of the Black Forest Wildfire, Mark was named the Colorado Broadcasting Association's best breaking news reporter in 2013.

Before moving to Colorado, Mark worked as a general assignment reporter at the NBC affiliate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. While in the Palmetto state, Mark covered a wide range of stories including plane crashes, local and state elections, hurricanes, the Presidential primary contest, and more.

Before reporting on-air, Mark served behind the scenes as an intern at CNN’s The Situation Room in Washington D.C. and for NBC News TODAY and Nightly News in New York, NY.

A native of Georgia, Mark enjoys spending time with family and friends, commercial aviation, and working out. A Southerner at heart, he’s looking forward to getting the chance to experience what the West has to offer.

Mark is a proud graduate of the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism. While at UGA, Mark worked behind the scenes with both WNEG News and the local campus produced station Newsource 15.

Recent Articles
  • Selfie of accused cell phone thief

    Cellphone thief who taunted owner with selfies returns phone

    DENVER — The phone thief who was taunting her victim online, apparently had a change of heart. Police say the stolen phone was returned Friday. For most people, Facebook is a way to keep an eye on friends, but for the past week, a Denver woman has used the social media platform to track an alleged thief. Rawley Bingham told Denver police her phone was stolen at a nightclub near 27th and Welton streets by a woman who went by […]

  • Mountain search and rescue operations

    Rescue groups prepare for disasters in Colorado mountains, like jet crash in French Alps

    DENVER — It’s considered the worst-case scenario but the crash of a commercial jet in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains is just one of several scenarios rescue groups prepare for every year. On Tuesday, safety groups stressed their preparedness to respond after an A320 aircraft crashed in the French Alps while on its way to Germany. Colorado has not seen a major air disaster in the Rocky Mountains for several years but crews have had to face tough conditions to reach wreckage […]

  • Frontier Airlines jet pulls into gate at Denver International Airport

    After delays and disruptions, Frontier Airlines passengers turning to BBB for help

    DENVER — Fliers of Denver’s hometown airline appear frustrated and fed up after reporting a huge number of complaints to the Better Business Bureau about the airline in the last several weeks. Earlier this month, Frontier Airlines switched a computer reservation and check-in system which has prompted some delays for passengers online and at the airport. “The complaints in our database are around customer service issues, delays in flights, or baggage claim issues,” said a spokeswoman for the BBB of Denver. […]

  • Friends hope DUI crash educates drivers

    Friends hope a DUI crash helps others learn to avoid the same fate.

  • Body camera video shows excessive force

    Body camera video shows Denver police officer using excessive force

    DENVER — A new video released by the Denver Police Department on Thursday, from an incident captured in August, showed an officer using excessive force against a suspect in custody. The video, which was taken by a police body camera, shows an officer using his knee on a man’s neck to keep a suspect on the ground. The officer was cited for the incident and received a four-day suspension this past week. The department confirmed the video was a reminder […]

  • Woman hit by car that plowed into pizza shop

    Car hits woman, then plows into pizza shop

    AURORA, Colo. — An Aurora pizza restaurant is still standing after a car plowed through its front windows on Wednesday and left one woman stunned after being hit by the vehicle. The accident happened at Pudge Brothers Pizza, near 6th Avenue and Dayton Street, around 5 p.m. on Wednesday. Witnesses reported seeing the driver accidentally hit the gas pedal instead of the brake and also accidentally plowing into a woman who was walking nearby. The woman who was hit was […]

  • New center to work against youth violence

    DENVER — Colorado Rep. Rhonda Fields helps create a new center that aims to reduce youth violence.

  • Lyft driver

    Ride-sharing service offers $1,000 to sign up; drivers worry they’ll lose out

    DENVER — Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft are relatively new companies to Colorado but the market to attract the best employees is a top priority and requires competitive pay. Lyft, a California-based ride sharing service, recently offered a $1,000 bonus to new employees if they signed up for a special promotion and met certain criteria. Now, several prospective employees across Colorado and the country, are worried they’ll be left without the money Lyft promised. “A thousand dollars is a […]

  • Snow piled up in Boulder

    Boulder IceBusters need help clearing snow for seniors, disabled residents

    BOULDER, Colo. — After several days of heavy snowfall, the City of Boulder is temporarily lifting requirements to get sidewalks cleared within 24 hours of the last snowfall. The measure, which went into effect over the weekend, was the first time the city had relaxed the rules in at least four years. Residents are normally required to clear their public sidewalks quickly after a storm or could potentially face a fine. However, the rule changes aren’t slowing the work of […]

  • After ACLU suit, Fort Collins temporarily changes panhandling laws

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — The City of Fort Collins is rolling back some of its most stringent rules against panhandling after a lawsuit was filed by the Colorado chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. The ACLU, which filed a suit in February, argued the rules against panhandling violate a person’s freedom of speech. On Friday, Fort Collins officials met to discuss an emergency review of the 1995 ordinance. A hearing was set to be held on Monday in federal court […]

  • Denver Public Schools prepares for tough Monday conditions

    DENVER — Denver Public Schools were slated to open as normal Monday despite weather conditions, officials said. But some bus delays were expected. “In preparation for frigid temperatures, please plan to dress yourselves and students for cold and snowy conditions in the morning,” DPS said in a statement. For the latest school delays and closures, visit our School Closures page.

  • Accident at 138th and Holly in Thornton

    Pregnant woman critically hurt after car involved in crash hits family on sidewalk

    THORNTON, Colo. — A 33-year-old pregnant woman is fighting for her life after she was struck by a vehicle in Thornton on Wednesday afternoon. The victim, who’s name has not been released, was rushed to Denver Health Medical Center via helicopter after the crash near 138th and Holly street. Police believe a teenage driver struck another car that was trying to turn. That car accidentally plowed into a family of three. Thornton Police reported two other people, a small toddler […]