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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
  • Ski video

    VIDEO: Colo. company films skier’s death-defying drop down tiny chute

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The chute is no wider than Cody Townsend is tall. And if it’s face isn’t at a 90-degree angle to the Alaskan wilderness beneath it, it’s awful close. Neither fact could stop Matchstick Productions athlete Cody Townsend from tearing down it in a video that has gone viral this week. If they’re being honest, Crested Butte-based filmmakers weren’t all that impressed with the helicopter footage they captured of Townsend’s successful ride. Townsend’s Go Pro footage, on the other hand, was […]

  • Fox News journalist Dominic Di-Natale, 43, was found dead in Jefferson County of an apparent suicide on Dec. 10, 2014. (Credit: Fox News)

    Ex-Fox News reporter found dead of apparent suicide in Jefferson County

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A Fox News journalist who had recently made his last appearance on the network was found dead of an apparent suicide in Jefferson County this week. According to a Fox News report, globetrotting journalist Dominic Di-Natale, 43, who had been with the news network since 2007, owned property in Jefferson County, the exact location of which has not been disclosed. A Jefferson County Coroner’s report cited the caused of death as suicide. The network said Di-Natale’s body was discovered […]

  • (Credit: University of Colorado Police Department)

    University of Colorado police arrest fondling suspect

    BOULDER, Colo. — University of Colorado police arrested a man accused of a series of attempted fondling and harassment incidents that happened on or near the Boulder campus in recent weeks. Zack Halle, of Boulder, was arrested at 5:30 a.m. Friday, at the Rodeway Inn & Suites Boulder Broker, where he was staying, according to police. Halle, 28, was charged with one count of criminal attempt unlawful sexual contact, which is a class 1 misdemeanor, and booked into the Boulder Jail. […]

  • Scores on the map where 1 indicates the strongest preference for European Americans, 0 indicates no bias and -1 indicates the strongest preference for African Americans. (Source: Project Implicit)

    Test: Are you as racially biased as these 2 million Americans?

    DENVER — I’m white, I’m politically neutral, I have a bachelor’s degree, I’ve lived in Seattle, Bozeman, Mont., Los Angeles and Denver, and I grew up with primarily white classmates and teachers in Littleton. I also have a strong implicit preference for white people. I was not aware of that last detail about myself — the validity of which is certainly up for more debate than the previous five — until I took the Race Implicit Association Test made available online by Project […]

  • Police investigate near the scene of a multiple homicide in Adams County on the morning of Dec. 10, 2014.

    Suspect at large after multiple victim homicide in Adams County

    ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — Deputies in Adams County were investigating a homicide with multiple victims Wednesday morning. Over a dozen Adams County investigators were looking for clues near a home at the intersection of Broadway and Cragmore Street, which is just northwest of the intersection of Interstate 25 and U.S. 36. Adams County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Terrance O’Neill confirmed there were multiple victims found in a home on Cragmore Street, but he did not specify the number. O’Neill also said deputies were […]

  • VIDEO: ‘Calgary’s worst driver’ takes 5 minutes to exit parking spot

    (Note: The above video has been accelerated to approximately 8 times the speed of the actual surveillance footage) CALGARY, Canada — It’s sometimes possible to extend sympathy to those who have difficulty driving in snow. But it’s hard to do the same for someone who takes five minutes to exit a parking spot — snow or not. That’s exactly what has earned one driver the distinction as “Calgary’s worst” by several media outlets, including the Calgary Herald. The now-viral surveillance footage, which […]

  • flu season

    Flu concerns mount in Larimer Co. after Centennial HS cancels classes

    LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. — There’s concern about a possible flu outbreak in Larimer County. Nearly two dozen people have been hospitalized because of the flu in the last two months, and county officials have seen a rapid growth of those hospitalizations in the past two weeks. On Friday of last week, classes at Centennial High School had to be canceled because half of the school’s 165 students and over half of the faculty called in sick, reporting stomach or respiratory […]

  • Referees John Hussey and Carl Paganelli fist bump after a touchdown in the Denver Broncos' 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills on Dec. 8, 2014.

    Refs’ fist bump after Denver Broncos TD had Buffalo Bills crying foul

    DENVER — Many a Denver fan fist-bumped as running back C.J. Anderson burst through the line for his second of three touchdown runs in the Broncos’ 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills Sunday. And so did two of the game’s referees. The subtle gesture had many crying foul, including Bills safety Aaron Williams, who suggested it proved the officials were pleased with the Denver touchdown. No excuse for my performance but can't win playing 16 vs 11 thought I seen it all […]

  • Denver student

    Denver teen, Ferguson native urges peers to critically ponder protests

    DENVER — As demonstrators across the nation raise their voices in protest to the grand jury’s decision to not indict the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, one Denver teen is raising awareness a different way. And teen Ja’Won Montgomery is using a classroom that’s as unique as he is to spread his message. “We use these to see the hair analysis that we’re doing on human hair or even animal hair,” Montgomery said, enthralled with CEC Middle College […]

  • A float drives down the 2013 Parade of Lights in downtown Denver.

    Despite reports, DPD not expecting ‘anything unsafe’ at Parade of Lights

    DENVER -- Denver Police held an brief press conference Friday afternoon, informing members of the media that despite reports, law enforcement was not expecting "anything unsafe" at the Denver Parade of Lights Friday night.

  • Aurora fire

    Several lept to safety as fire tore through SE Denver apartments

    DENVER — Three people were recovering Friday night after narrowly escaping a fierce fire at a southeast Denver apartment complex. The fast moving flames sent residents scrambling to safety — jumping out of windows and off balconies to escape the Green Leaf Oak Apartments near the intersection of South Havana Street and East Alameda Avenue. Neighbors quickly sprang into action, rallying to save each other. “She got out of the fire, but she was burned up pretty bad — scraped up […]

  • Police investigate a shooting at the intersection of West 72nd Avenue and Raleigh Street in Westminster on Dec. 5, 2014.

    1 killed in double shooting near Westminster High School, suspect at large

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — A large contingent of police had cordoned off an intersection two blocks from Westminster High School as they investigated a double shooting that left one person dead on Friday afternoon. Law enforcement officials from both the Westminster Police Department and Adams County Sheriff’s Office were on scene at the intersection of West 72nd Avenue and Raleigh Street as of 4 p.m. A short time later, police confirmed one individual was killed in the shooting, and a second was transported to […]