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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.


Recent Articles
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    Denver DA won’t pursue charges against deputy who struck inmate

    DENVER — One of two veterans of the Denver County Sheriff’s Department who was placed on leave after an incident with a detainee will not face criminal charges, according to the Denver District Attorney Office, whose investigation into the incident concluded Friday. Deputy Sheriff Thomas Ford, who has been with the department six and a half years, was placed on investigative leave with pay for “inappropriate use of force” on July 16. The incident, which was caught on camera on July […]

  • SJS

    Rare disease could come right from your medicine cabinet

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A West Michigan family is sharing their story to raise awareness about a rare syndrome many don’t know too much about. They didn’t either when it blindsided their family. They shared that story with FOX31 Denver sister station WXMI. A loved one was suffering from what they thought was flu-like symptoms from a bug bite, but it sadly turned out to be much worse. The disease is called “Stevens Johnson Syndrome” or SJS. It’s an extremely rare disease that […]

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    Officer accused of sexually assaulting women during traffic stops

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — An Oklahoma City police officer is accused of sexually assaulting several women while on the job, his department said. The case started after one woman came forward and accused Officer Daniel Holtzclaw of “sexual impropriety” during a traffic stop, Oklahoma City police Capt. Dexter Nelson told CNN. Holtzclaw, 27, was arrested Thursday and faces nine charges, including three counts of forcible oral sodomy, two counts of indecent exposure, two counts of rape and two counts of […]

  • Denver building plan for affordable housing

  • Jordan Norwood hauls in a catch against the Seattle Seahawks in a preseason game on Aug. 7, 2014. (Credit: Twitter / Rawlings Sports)

    Broncos WR Jordan Norwood tears ACL, out for season

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Denver Broncos wide receiver Jordan Norwood, who was signed in the offseason and having a promising preseason, tore his ACL in a joint practice with the Houston Texans Wednesday, and will miss the entire 2014 season, the team confirmed. Norwood caught 36 passes for 405 yards and a touchdown during three seasons with the Browns before spending the 2013 season out of football. Despite being tasked with the tough job of catching on as a wide receiver with the Broncos, who […]

  • Brennan Ching, left, poses for a photo with his sister. (Credit: Facebook / Brennan Ching)

    Fort Collins Marine killed in crash was in transit to surprise brother

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Videos of soldiers coming home to surprise loved ones tend to be among the most beloved of online viral videos these days. But for one Fort Collins family set to stage yet another one of those heartening clips, the planned event turned into the sort of gut-wrenching surprise no family ever wants to experience. We learned that Lance Corporal Brennan Ching was killed in a Utah car crash last Friday. According to a report in the Coloradoan […]

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    PHOTOS: These are your favorite places in Denver

    DENVER — In an effort to launch a citywide conversation about placemaking and city-building, Denver’s Department of Community Planning and Development is asking city residents, “What’s your favorite place in Denver? And, more importantly, why?” Respond to that question by posting a photo on Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #favoriteplacedenver or by posting a photo directly to the department’s Facebook page. “We just want to hear what people are thinking about the Queen City of the Plains!” says Andrea […]

  • Jordan Norwood hauls in a catch against the Seattle Seahawks in a preseason game on Aug. 7, 2014. (Credit: Twitter / Rawlings Sports)

    Jordan Norwood may be 53rd man in on Broncos roster

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Jordan Norwood has been here before — invited to an NFL training camp and given the chance to fight, scratch and claw his way onto a 53-man roster. And he’s experienced every outcome of that battle over the course of the last six odd years. He caught on with the Cleveland Browns practice squad as an undrafted rookie in 2009, he broke training camp on the Browns’ roster from 2010 to 2012, and he was cut after being invited to camp […]

  • Marvin Austin, center, works through a drill at Denver Broncos training camp in August 2014. (Credit: Twitter / Denver Broncos)

    HOLDEN: Marvin Austin already providing return on Broncos’ tiny investment

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — There have always been questions about Marvin Austin. He hasn’t always been present to provide the answers. At times, that has been his fault. Other times his body has betrayed him. It all depends on who you ask. But when you actually pose those questions to Austin, he’s all too happy to provide answers. Why does he think he’ll be able to catch on in Denver in his fourth year the way he wasn’t able to do […]

  • Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan trots out onto the field during a training camp practice on July 31, 2014.

    Knee injury to sideline Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan 6-8 weeks

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Danny Trevathan, one of just two returning starters at linebacker for the Denver Broncos, was carted off the field during a training camp practice Tuesday, and is expected to miss between 6-8 weeks, according to the team. Trevathan suffered the injury during a morning practice Tuesday, when a teammate rolled up on the back of his knee. The team later confirmed the linebacker suffered a left medial tibial compression fracture. The injury is expected to keep Trevathan […]

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  • Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan trots out onto the field during a training camp practice on July 31, 2014.

    Knee injury to sideline Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan 6-8 weeks

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Danny Trevathan was carted off the field during a training camp practice Tuesday, with what is being called a knee injury, according to the team.