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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
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    Uber ready to help during Amber Alerts

    DENVER – The popular ride sharing service Uber is launching a new service which will allow its drivers to receive late breaking information on Amber Alerts and other major warnings from local law enforcement. The company, which is launching the service only in Colorado, will push information out to drivers who are currently on the road at the time of an alert. “These are real people on the road at that time, they’re the eyes and ears, and if they […]

  • Firefighter Capt. Ken Walker's art made from retired fire hoses

    Firefighter’s passion exemplifies creativity and patriotism

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Firefighters are universally known for their heroic actions and community service, but a local veteran firefighter is taking his passions from the firehouse into the world of art. Capt. Ken Walker, a 26-year veteran of the West Metro Fire Department, recently unveiled a creative display of patriotism for the lobby of his department’s headquarters. The display, which is the combination of two retired fire hoses, is a tremendous expression of service and sacrifice. “My art, I really […]

  • Crash victim loses husband, asks for help with next step

    AURORA, Colo. – The mother of a child who was severely injured in a Colorado car crash is sharing her story for the first time to help solicit donations for her family. Stephanie Greer, who herself is recovering from a violent car crash, spoke with FOX31 Denver about the horrific chain of events that lead to her husband’s death and the long recovery her children are facing. On June 18th, the family’s SUV flipped several times after Ms. Greer lost control […]

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    Denver voters could decide if using marijuana in private businesses should be allowed

    DENVER — Two-and-a-half years after Colorado voters legalized recreational marijuana, activists are hoping to convince Denver voters to amend city laws to allow a private business to decide if consuming marijuana on their property should be allowed. The group behind the 2012 passing of Amendment 64, which legalized marijuana for people twenty one and older, is hoping to collect enough signatures to force a ballot measure for the November 2015 in Denver. The measure, which is still being written, would […]

  • Amber Schonhoft

    Miracle in the Mile High; FOX31 viewers and sponsors come to the rescue

    DENVER — One day after FOX31 presented the story of a new Denver resident who was the victim of a major theft, viewers and sponsors are coming to her rescue. Amber Schonhoft was moving to Denver from Indianapolis last week when someone stole her U-Haul moving truck from a hotel in East Denver. The moving truck was later found abandoned in a pond in Brighton but almost everything that was inside the truck remains missing. “It hurts, you feel violated, […]

  • Amber Schonhoft

    No ‘Mile High’ welcome: Everything woman owns stolen during move to Denver

    DENVER — Moving can be stressful even under the best of circumstances, but a 27-year-old woman is dealing with her worst nightmare after someone stole her moving truck and everything she owned inside. She was moving to Denver from Indianapolis. Amber Schonhoft said her U-Haul trailer was stolen after she woke up at Denver’s Timbers Hotel off Interstate 70 and and Peoria Street last week. The trailer contained an estimated $15,000 worth of furniture, electronics, clothes and valuables. “It hurts. […]

  • Lightning struck this house and caused a fire. Some of this damage is a result of firefighting operations. (Photo: Arvada Fire)

    Lightning strike sets Arvada house on fire

    ARVADA, Colo. — An Arvada family is thankful to first responders for quickly extinguishing flames from their home after a lightning strike on Wednesday. Arvada Fire Rescue reported the strike at a home off Eldridge Court around 4 p.m. after a severe thunderstorm rolled over metropolitan Denver. The homeowners reported smelling smoke inside the two-story residence just minutes after hearing a loud boom overhead. “The flames were about the size of a campfire,” said Pete Jacobson, while surveying the damage outside his […]

  • Victim's car damaged in hit-and-run

    Family seeks information about hit-and-run driver

    DENVER — After his fiancée was injured in a hit-and-run crash Sunday, a Denver man is asking for the public’s help to find the driver responsible for the wreck and leaving the scene. A silver Volvo sedan crashed into Sally Sclippa’s Honda Civic at the intersection of West 24th Avenue and Clay Street in Denver. The driver of the sedan stayed at the scene for a few minutes but left just minutes before Denver police arrived. “I know time is […]

  • 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 […]