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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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    Longmont stabbing, fetal abduction suspect charged with attempted murder

    BOULDER, Colo. — The suspect accused of stabbing a pregnant woman and cutting her fetus out of her womb was not charged with murder for the baby’s death on Friday, but she was charged with first degree attempted murder as well as unlawful termination of a pregnancy in the first degree.

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    Indiana governor declares public health emergency due to HIV epidemic

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indiana is declaring a public health emergency in one county due to an epidemic of HIV. Gov. Mike Pence issued the order Thursday for Scott County, which has 79 confirmed cases of HIV since mid-December. The county averages about five new cases a year. “Scott County is facing an epidemic of HIV, but this is not a Scott County problem; this is an Indiana problem,” Pence said in a news release. All the cases in the current […]

  • Curt Glinton was formally charged by the Denver DA in a taxi driver assault on March 25, 2014. (Photo: Denver District Attorney's Office)

    Man who stole taxi, assaulted driver, ran over pedestrian gets 8 years

    DENVER — A Denver man who plead guilty to attacking a taxi driver, fleeing in that driver’s taxi and plowing over a pedestrian in the process was sentenced to 8 years in prison Friday. The incident took place in the early morning hours of March 16, 2014, when Curt Glinton, now 24, attacked a taxi driver and a bystander in the area of 44th Avenue and Tejon Street following a heated argument regarding a cab fare. Glinton then forced his way into the driver’s seat of the taxi and […]

  • The family of Michelle Wilkins, left, rejected a donation to Wilkins' cause from State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt, right, after he called a brutal attack that saw Wilkins' baby girl cut out of her womb an 'act of God.'

    Wilkins family rejects donation after State Rep. calls baby cut from womb ‘act of God’

    LONGMONT, Colo. — State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt refused to apologize Thursday after calling the death of an unborn Longmont child who was cut out of a pregnant woman’s stomach an ‘act of God.’ On Friday, the family of Michelle Wilkins, the victim in the bizarre and tragic case, refunded a $1,000 donation from Klingenschmitt, R-Colorado Springs, that was intended to help fund Wilkins’ recovery. It was unclear if the often-controversial Klingenschmitt made the donation before or after he made the polarizing remarks on his evangelical YouTube […]

  • Dozens flocked to the top of the Santa Monica mountains on March 26, 2014, to gawk at a piano that mysteriously appeared on a graffiti-covered cement structure on the Topanga Overlook. (Photo: Melvin Faner / Instagram)

    Mysterious piano appears on summit of narrow trail in Santa Monica Mountains

    SANTA MONICA, Calif. — The Santa Monica hills are apparently alive with the sound of music. How the source of sound got up the hill, however, became an entirely separate mystery — one that seemed to have been solved Friday. On Thursday, hikers flocked to the so-called Santa Monica Mountains — clearly some Coloradans would dispute this particular 1,500-foot overlook’s status as a “mountain” — to behold, ponder and even sit down a play the upright piano that mysteriously appeared earlier in the […]

  • A view inside Courtroom 201, where jury selection in the trial of Aurora movie theater shootings defendant James Holmes is to begin on Jan. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, pool)

    Spouses, nanny of victim, Columbine survivor retained for theater shooting jury

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Jury selection in the Aurora theater shooting case saw an unprecedented moment Monday morning. It set the tone for an uncanny day overall, and Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour Jr. summed it up succinctly. “I don’t think I’ve ever seen a husband and wife end up in the same jury pool before,” Samour said. “Then again, I’ve never issued 9,000 jury summonses for a trial before.” But the duo didn’t just end up in the […]

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    ‘Revenge of the Nerds’ star survives nasty head-on collision near Dolores

    DOLORES, Colo. — Highway 145, a windy, often treacherous patch of road that traverses through the San Juan National Forest in southwest Colorado, was closed two miles east of the small town of Dolores for two hours on March 5 because of a nasty head-on collision. Though two were seriously injured in the wreck, no one was killed. And according to a TMZ report Thursday morning, the accident was caused by actor Robert Carradine, the star from the cult classic […]

  • Vance Walker (Photo: Jamie Squire / Getty Images)

    Broncos sign defensive lineman Vance Walker to 2-year deal

    DENVER — The Denver Broncos made an effort on Thursday to bolster their defensive line, a unit that also lost a familiar face Thursday. That effort was personified in Vance Walker. The free agent defensive lineman signed a two-year deal with the Broncos Thursday, which was expected to be valued at $4 million. The team referred to Walker as a defensive end, which is an important distinction considering Terrance Knighton, a standout defensive tackle for the Broncos the past two seasons, signed a […]

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    McDonalds plans to add kale to menu; will it be a hit?

    DENVER — Looking for some kale in that Shamrock Shake from McDonald’s? It’s not going to happen in time for St. Patrick’s Day next week. But maybe in 2016? That’s what one Wall Street firm is suggesting. Janney Capital Markets restaurant analysts wrote in a report Monday that “one of our industry sources indicates that McDonald’s U.S. plans to roll out kale as an ingredient in its restaurants at some point in the not-too-distant future.” One of the analysts, Mark […]

  • Buckley Air Force Base in east Aurora.

    ‘Threatening remarks’ from Buckley Air Force base worker lead to gate closure

    AURORA, Colo. — A male commissary employee at Buckley Air Force based was detained after an incident that led to road and gate closures on and around the grounds of Buckley Air Force Base on Saturday. An East 6th Avenue closure was reported just before 3 p.m. Saturday, with Aurora Police saying it spanned from the intersection of North Telluride Street and East 6th Avenue east to the Coal Creek Rodeo Arena. Following the road closure, Buckley Air Force Base issued the following statement […]

  • Breckenridge man arrested, accused of brutally beating 3 teen girls

    SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. — A 37-year-old Breckenridge man was arrested early Saturday, accused of brutally beating three teenage girls — one of whom was still in critical condition later in the day. The Summit County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sky Wodraska around 2 a.m. after arriving on the scene of an assault at a condominium complex located at 1258 Baldy Road, which is in an unincorporated part of Summit County just east of Breckenridge. Deputies said the victims of the assault were […]