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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.

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  • Jansen Young

    Theater survivor set to testify as shooter’s notebook entered into evidence

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — As the Aurora theater shooting trial is set to mark one month of testimony, a survivor of the 2012 massacre is preparing to testify about how the shooting changed her life. On Wednesday, Jansen Young is expected to give a detailed description of her memory of the night of July 20, 2012. Young was in the midnight movie premiere with her boyfriend, who was killed almost instantly. “I don’t care if you have a mental illness of […]

  • Marc Trevino of Littleton, Colorado performed with "U2" during a concert in Phoenix`

    Denver fan has dream come true when getting to play with U2

    DENVER — A Colorado man is proudly celebrating his fifteen minutes of fame after being asked to play with the band “U2″ on stage during a concert in Phoenix. On Friday, Marc Trevino was pulled out of the audience and selected to play guitar with the band in front of an estimated 18,000 fans. “I really felt like I lived it for all those fans and then maybe someday they can be up there to,” said Trevenio during an interview […]

  • Dylan Redwine went missing on Nov. 19, 2012(Photo: La Plata County Sheriff’s Office)

    Dylan Redwine case back in spotlight; father says it’s a ‘waste of time’

    DENVER — Two-and-a-half years after a Colorado teenager vanished while on vacation, his murder case is back in the national spotlight after his parents appeared on a syndicated talk show. On Wednesday, Dylan Redwine’s mother Elaine Redwine shared her thoughts on the investigation and two year-long mystery about her son’s disappearance and death. On the show, Elaine continued to press her ex-husband, Mark Redwine, for answers about the circumstances surrounding the 2012 disapperance. Dylan Redwine vanished while visiting his father […]

  • Notre Dame student from Colorado falls off roof and dies 1 day before graduation

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A 21-year-old, University of Notre Dame student from Colorado died on Saturday after falling from the roof of the school’s sports arena. William Meckling was set to graduate from Notre Dame on Sunday, but he died just hours before the ceremony. First responders spent Saturday morning trying to revive Meckling. The Centennial native graduated in 2011 from Jesuit High School in Aurora. Witnesses said the mechanical engineering major fell from the roof of the school’s basketball […]

  • Boston Marathon bombing

    Denver survivor of Boston Marathon terrorist attack satisfied with death sentence for bomber

    DENVER — A woman who witnessed the second explosion just minutes after crossing the Boston Marathon finish line in 2013 is sharing her reaction to the decision by a jury to sentence the bomber to death. “As I looked back, I saw the second bomb go off, and there was no question in my mind it was bombs,” said Christine Bliven, a Denver-based runner who was in Boston for the 2013 marathon and survived the terrorist attack. “They told us […]

  • Thieves target e-cigarette business, steal merchandise and damage store

    ARVADA, Colo. — An Arvada business is releasing surveillance video hoping it will help lead police catch three people responsible for a spike in thefts. The owners of the Vapor Exchange reported losing thousands of dollars worth of merchandise after a burglary early Thursday morning. The thieves are also suspected of several other thefts at electronic cigarette stores in recent weeks. Arvada police has not released a description of the suspects or confirmed if the robberies are related. In Thursday’s […]

  • Fallen Officer Memorial in Denver

    Denver officer to be added to fallen memorial wall years after his death

    DENVER — A well-known and long-serving Denver police officer will be added to the fallen memorial wall this week after his death was reclassified as a homicide. Micahel Dowd’s name will be dedicated on the Denver police memorial on Thursday after nearly three years of work by family and friends. Dowd died in 1997 from complications related to a November 1969 shooting in downtown Denver. The officer was attempting to arrest a wanted gangster when the suspect shot Dowd at least […]

  • Blue Moon

    California man sues makers of “Blue Moon” beer because it’s mass produced

    DENVER – A California man has filed a class action lawsuit against the makers of “Blue Moon” claiming that he was unaware the product was made by beer conglomerate MillerCoors. Blue Moon began brewing in Colorado in 1995 and has become one of the best selling beers across the United States. The company has marketed the beer as a Belgian-style wheat ale that is “artfully crafted.” The lawsuit alleges the beer is mass produced and is not defined as a […]

  • Colorado State Trooper Wilder with books cleaned up from Highway 287 in Boulder County

    State Patrol catches troublesome litterbug accused of throwing books onto highway

    DENVER — A mystery that’s stretched along a Boulder highway since February appears to have been solved after troopers reported seeing a man throwing books onto the road early Thursday morning. The Colorado State Patrol cited Glenn Pladsen with six counts of littering after a traffic stop. Troopers believe Pladsen is the same person responsible for spreading 600 books out along the road since February. “The crews were then forced to pick up the books, over 600, by hand. To date, […]

  • A TSA checkpoint at Denver International Airport. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

    Possible DIA groping victims come forward; charges might be pressed

    DENVER — Several men have contacted Denver police with allegations that they had been groped by security screeners at the Denver International Airport, the Denver District Attorney’s office said. The men came forward after the news broke that two Transportation Security Administration screeners were fired after an investigation into groping of passengers going through security screening. According to police reports, the screeners targeted men the male agent found attractive. The female agent would change the computer to indicate the passenger […]

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    Victim of tax fraud? This information will help you

    DENVER — The federal tax filing deadline is less than a week away but some taxpayers are finding out their refund check has already been mailed to someone else. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation reported seeing a 75 percent increase in the number of fraud complaints to their office compared to the 2014 tax season. “The quicker you report this information to the IRS and to the state of Colorado, the better off you’re going to be,” said Susan Medina, […]

  • Icelandair Boeing 757 damaged by lightning strike on way to Denver. A hole can be seen in the nose. Photo credit: Kyle Hernandez

    Denver-bound Icelandair Boeing 757 damaged by lightning strike

    DENVER — Passengers aboard an Icelandair flight to Denver reported hearing a large boom and witnessing a bright flash after lighting struck their flight on Tuesday. It happened shortly after take-off. The Boeing 757 was able to continue its long journey to Denver and no one on board was hurt. Upon arrival, passengers reported seeing a hole near the nose cone of the aircraft believed to be caused by the lightning strike from several hours prior. “Everybody kinda’ got tense […]