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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
  • 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 […]

  • Vigil honors veteran Denver EMS professional

    Denver paramedics join together to remember veteran EMS worker

    DENVER — Dozens of Denver firefighters, police officers and EMS workers gathered outside Denver Health on Tuesday night to remember Debbie Crawford, a long-time paramedic who passed away over the weekend. Crawford, who had been working as a paramedic since the 1980s, reportedly took her own life just hours after responding to a fatal accident between an RTD light rail train and a pedestrian. “Tonight we’re here to honor her memory, and to carry that memory forward,” said Scott Bookman, chief […]

  • Statue vandalized at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Denver

    Vandals return to Denver church, cause thousands in damage

    DENVER — The small parish of St. Francis of Assisi in Denver is cleaning up Monday after two men vandalized the facility over the weekend. The parish, which has been the victim of vandalism before, was able to record the incident on surveillance video. The vandals were caught on camera taking a club to a statue in the front of the church, breaking into a back window, and causing other damage. “This person has a problem with God,” said pastor […]

  • In wake of vandalism, police union leader calls for Chief White’s resignation

    DENVER — A day after vandals spread red paint over a Denver Police memorial, some police officers are demanding change from within their own department over handling of the event. “We allowed it to be desecrated,” said Nick Rogers, president of the Denver Police Protective Association in an interview with FOX31 Denver on Sunday. The Fraternal Order of Police joined the call for change Monday. See the letter it sent to Police Chief Robert White here. Over the weekend, two men were […]

  • Coyote in Highlands Ranch neighborhood

    Coyotes in Highlands Ranch neighborhood put residents on alert

    HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. – In an area where people are used to dealing with coyotes, wildlife officials are offering reminders to residents to be careful of their surroundings. After several days of warm weather, more people are spending time outside which is also occurring at the same time as coyote mating season. “If you live in those areas near open space or near the foothills, you definitely want to keep an eye on your animals,” said a spokesperson for the Colorado […]

  • The ACLU filed a lawsuit against the City of Fort Collins for its policy on panhandling.

    Fort Collins sued over policy against panhandlers

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the city of Fort Collins arguing their policy against panhandling is unconstitutional. The lawsuit, which follows similar legal actions taken against other Colorado cities, alleges the City of Fort Collins is impeding free speech by preventing people from asking for help. “The constitutional right of free speech applies to everyone, regardless of their economic status, their social class,” said Mark Silverstein, legal director of Colorado’s ACLU […]

  • Trailer designed to help those with disabilities stolen

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — A group that serves disabled veterans and special needs adults is asking for help after someone stole a trailer valued at $5,000 from their facility over the weekend. Adaptive Adventures, which was founded in 1999, was hoping to use the trailer to transport kayaks, bikes, and other outdoor recreational equipment to clients they’re trying to assist. “You’re stealing from people with disabilities, a very small community,” said David Schmid of Adaptive Adventures.  The trailer was stolen from their Lakewood property sometime between […]

  • Police investigate crime spree in Niwot, Colo

    Niwot family forced out of home after bizarre crime spree

    NIWOT, Colo. — A 29-year-old man is expected to face several charges after police in Northern Colorado reported the suspect stole a car, broke into two homes, threated one family with a knife, started a fire, and tried to drown a small dog. Frank Duran, who is being held in the Weld County Jail, is accused of several felonies after a bizarre chain of events on Wednesday afternoon. Deputies were first called to a Longmont home after a man reported […]

  • Mothers group protests Republican effort to roll back gun laws

    DENVER — Two years after passing landmark gun control registration in Colorado, lawmakers are set  to discuss removing some provisions during the 2015 legislative session. The repeals, which political experts don’t believe are likely to make it very far, could mean the end of Colorado’s ban on high capacity magazine ammunition and the need for background checks for private gun sellers. “We believe we have to give democratic legislators the chance to recant their votes two years ago,” said Dudley […]

  • Woman tried to grab child from grandfather

    Police: Woman tries to grab child right out of grandfather’s arms

    DENVER — An unidentified woman was arrested on Thursday by Denver Police after she allegedly tried to grab a 15-month-old boy right from a caretaker’s arms. The incident, which happened around 3:30 p.m. off of South Federal Boulevard and West Floyd Avenue, was reported to police after the child’s mother called 911 for an attempted abduction. “She started pulling on my baby, and I pushed her away, and she kept trying to get the baby, said the child’s grandfather in […]

  • Protesters at District 2 police station in Denver

    Officers identified in deadly shooting of teen; protesters ask for answers outside police station

    DENVER — Police Chief Robert White released the names Wednesday of the two officers who shot and killed a teenage girl early Monday morning. Police say she tried to run them over during a confrontation when they responded to an incident involving a stolen car near 25th Avenue and Niagara Street. One officer was hit and he received a leg injury. Daniel Greene, a 16-year veteran, and Gabriel Jordan, a 9-year veteran, both asigned as Patrol Officers in District 2, […]