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Will Holden is an award-winning web editor for KDVR and KWGN. He comes to the sister stations after stops in newspapers, multimedia and network TV

He was an executive producer and columnist at the MountainWest Sports Network, covered college football and anchored an AP award-winning high school football webcast at the Riverside Press-Enterprise and covered Montana State athletics at the Bozeman Daily Chronicle. He also spent time at the Seattle Times, Tacoma News Tribune and Kitsap Sun in the Pacific Northwest.

Holden has been awarded for his feature, news and column writing by the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists. He was also named Sportswriter of the Year by the Montana Newspapers Association in 2009 and 2010.

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    RECAP: Aurora theater shooter gets maximum sentence, rebuke from judge

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- Judge Carlos Samour Jr. is set to hand down the sentence for the Aurora theater shooter. Watch the courtroom proceedings on the live stream and join the discussion at KDVR.com.

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    RECAP: Theater shooting victim statements done; shooter’s mom apologizes for son

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- Day 2 of the formal sentencing hearing of the Aurora theater shooter is underway. Watch the courtroom proceedings on the live stream and join the discussion at KDVR.com.

  • Aurora theater shooter in court during sentencing hearing. August 24, 2015

    RECAP: Formal sentencing hearing of Aurora theater shooter

    Have a trial question you’d like answered? Ask it on Twitter. If you direct your tweet to @will_c_holden or include the hashtag #theatershooting, we will make sure to address it. RELATED: Complete, in-depth coverage of the theater trial

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    Get 30% off admission to Affordable Arts Festival in Littleton

    Get 30 percent off your admission to the Affordable Arts Festival on Sunday, August 30th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Arapahoe Community College in Littleton. Just click on this link for tickets, and don’t forget to use the promotional code “FOX31.”

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    Win tickets to “So You Think You Can Dance” Tour in Denver

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    ‘They took my floaty!’ Watch bears take over backyard N.J. pool

    ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. — A heat wave in New Jersey caused some to seek relief where ever they could. For a mama bear and five of her cubs, that place was a backyard pool in Rockaway Township, a small town in Morris County, N.J. The Basso family filmed from their second floor window as the bears made themselves right at home. The cubs did seem to destroy several pool toys, much to the dismay of the young girl watching from […]

  • Mark Redwine, left, and Elaine Hall, right, appear on the Dr. Phil show in 2013 after the disappearance of their son Dylan Redwine, who was later found dead. (Photo: Dr. Phil Show)

    Mark Redwine, now person of interest in son’s death, responds to wife’s lawsuit

    LA PLATA COUNTY, Colo. — A day after being named a person of interested in the investigation into his son Dylan Redwine’s disappearance and death, Mark Redwine has responded to his wife’s pending lawsuit. Elaine Hall filed the wrongful death lawsuit on June 29 in a La Plata County District Court, claiming their son Dylan’s death was “the proximate and direct result of the negligence” of Mark. In the counterclaim obtained by FOX31 Denver on Thursday, Mark accuses Hall of engaging in […]

  • A faded silver Honda Civic or Accord that police believe is being driven by a suspect in a series of drive-by purse snatches. (Photo: Arvada Police)

    Police on lookout for drive-by purse snatcher in metro Denver

    DENVER — Police in and around the Denver metro area are on the lookout for a suspect accused of stealing purses in a drive-by fashion. According to Arvada Police, the suspect drives a faded silver Honda Civic or Accord and is suspected of partaking in similar crimes in Denver, Glendale, Englewood and Arvada. “The suspect reportedly drives the mentioned car directly behind women carrying their purses, reaches out the window and takes the purses from the victim’s shoulder,” Arvada Police wrote […]

  • Mark Redwine during an interview with FOX31 Denver in 2012.

    Dylan Redwine’s death declared homicide, dad named as person of interest

    DURANGO, Colo. — Almost three years after 13-year-old Dylan Redwine disappeared, a person of interest has finally been identified. That person is Mark Redwine, Dylan’s father. The La Plata County Sheriff’s Office made the announcement on Wednesday, along with the announcement that Redwine’s cause of death had been changed from “unknown” to “homicide.” Redwine, then 13, disappeared from his father’s home in the La Plata County town of Vallecito in November 2012. Some of his remains were discovered in the summer of […]

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    Asian stir fried beef recipe from Pacific Ocean Marketplace

    Here’s the new weekly recipe from our partners at Pacific Ocean Marketplace, released as part of our segment, Everyday Eats. Today: Asian stir friend beef — with oyster sauce! For more information on this recipe, visit Pacific Ocean Marketplace’s website. Ingredients 1 pound Flank Steak, Sliced in 1/2 inch strips against the grain 1/4 cup corn starch 1 cup peanut oil 3 cups Jasmine Rice (Dragonfly Brand) 1 red bell pepper, core and seeds removed & sliced into 1/2 inch thick […]

  • Ty Sambrailo, a rookie out of Colorado State, was listed as the starting left tackle, protecting quarterback Peyton Manning's blindside, in the Denver Broncos' first depth chart of 2015.

    First Broncos depth chart features three young starters on offensive line

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Depending on how optimistic or pessimistic you are, there was reason to celebrate the future or cause for concern after the Denver Broncos released their first depth chart of the season on Monday. Three players who have never played an NFL down were listed as starters on the Broncos’ offensive line, including rookies Ty Sambrailo and Max Garcia as well as Matt Paradis, a 2014 sixth-round draft pick by the Broncos who spent the past season on the […]

  • The Animas River in southwest Colorado was fouled by mine wastewater as the result of a mine plug blowout. (Photo: San Juan Basin Health Department)

    Gov. Hickenlooper declares Animas River contamination disaster emergency

    DURANGO, Colo. — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday declared a disaster emergency for the Animas River, which was contaminated when a mine plug blowout caused about 3 million gallons of wastewater to spew into a tributary. The declaration makes about $500,000 from the state’s Disaster Emergency Fund eligible to be used in the response to the contamination. “Our priority remains to ensure public safety and minimize environmental impacts,” Hickenlooper said in a statement. “By declaring a disaster emergency, we are able to […]