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
  • Police arrive on the scene of an active shooter situation in Sheridan on Nov. 18, 2015. (Photo: Sheridan High School student)

    Sheridan schools closed Thursday as manhunt for suspects continues

    SHERIDAN, Colo. -- Sheridan Schools and the Sheridan Municipal Building were placed on lockout because of an active shooter in the area, the Sheridan Police Department said Wednesday.

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    Christo’s ‘Over the River’ project in Colorado faces last legal hurdle

    DENVER — Students at the Denver School of the Arts got an unexpected treat on Friday, as the artist known as Christo stopped in, giving them an update on both the “Over the River” and “Floating Piers” projects. The “Over the River” project, first proposed 20 years ago, has far more interest locally, considering the world-renowned environmental artist has plans to install it along the Arkansas River in Colorado. Proponent’s of the project got some good news from the Colorado Supreme Court last month, in that […]

  • The snowstorm packed a whallop down south, but not so much up north. Clockwise, from upper left: Byers, Woodland Park, Loveland and Denver.

    Southern suburbs buried by snowstorm; light accumulation to north

    DENVER -- A strong winter storm brought heavy snow and strong winds to the Denver metro area on Monday night and early Tuesday morning. While it was dying down in Denver as of 6:30 a.m., roads and conditions further south remained hazardous.

  • Police wait as a British Airways flight lands at Logan International Airport in Boston. The crew reportedly struggled with an 'unruly' passenger who attempted to open an exit door. (Photo: WCVB-TV)

    ‘Unruly’ passenger tries to open exit door during British Airways flight

    BOSTON — A “disturbed and unruly” passenger tried to pry open an exit door during a British Airways flight on Tuesday, an airline spokesperson said. The female passenger was attempting to open an exit door, according to the Federal Aviation Administration, and was restrained until the plane landed in Boston. Earlier reports from state police on the ground indicated the passenger had attempted to rush the cockpit, but a review of air traffic control transmissions by CNN indicated the pilots on board did not declare an […]

  • Rain begins to fall in Denver on Nov. 16, 2015, ahead of what was expected to be a significant winter storm later in the day.

    5 things to know about Colorado blizzard, including wind issues

    DENVER — It has been quite some time since the Denver metro area was put under a blizzard warning, which is exactly what happened earlier today. Just how long has it been? That’s one the very topics we’ll explore below in our list of five things you need to know ahead of the coming storm. 1. Expected snow totals This storm, which is expected to begin Monday afternoon and intensify before calming down late Tuesday morning, will likely dump more snow along the Front Range the […]

  • Peyton Manning was benched in the third quarter of the Broncos' loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015.

    Peyton Manning will sit against Bears; Brock Osweiler will start

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Just a few throws after he set the NFL record for career passing yards, Peyton Manning found himself on the Denver Broncos bench. He'll remain there for the team's next game against the Chicago Bears, head coach Gary Kubiak confirmed Monday.

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    Trooper killed in I-25 crash identified as wife, mother Jaimie Jursevics

    DENVER — The Colorado State Trooper killed in a wreck on I-25 Sunday night was has been identified as Jaimie Jursevics, a young wife and mother. She was 33 years old. The Colorado State Patrol issued a statement announcing the tragic news just before 10:30 a.m. Monday, along with a statement from CSP Chief Scott Hernandez. “Our family has been hurt today,” Hernandez said. “A senseless act has taken the life of someone who swore to protect Colorado.  We offer our thoughts, […]

  • One model for a snow storm expected to hit Colorado on the night of Nov. 16, 2015 would mean over 20 inches of snow for Denver.

    Severe storm, with snow totals up to 24 inches, set to hit Colorado next week

    DENVER — Get ready for a beautiful weekend. Then gear up for what could be a snow storm of epic proportions. After temperatures that are expected to remain in the 60s through the weekend, the weather is expected to take a turn for the snowy on Monday night due to a developing storm system currently hovering over the Pacific Ocean. Just how much snow the Denver metro area could see is still up for debate. But if one of several models for this […]

  • The Downtown Detention Center in Denver, Colo. (Photo: DenverGov.org)

    Inmate in critical condition after incident at Denver detention center

    DENVER -- A Denver inmate was in critical condition Friday, after an incident that occurred Wednesday night at the Downtown Detention Center, the Denver Sheriff's Office and Denver Health independently confirmed.

  • Kirk Len Boyd, 37, is accused of attempted murder. (Photo: Arvada Police)

    Attempted murder suspect in custody, ending standoff in Park Hill

    DENVER — Denver Police confirmed an attempted murder suspect was taken into custody after a standoff in Park Hill Thursday morning. The incident began earlier in the day, police indicated, with a driver failing to pull over when a Commerce City officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop. A high-speed chase ensued, with the suspect eventually exiting the vehicle and fleeing on foot in the area of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Ash Street. The suspect appeared to be barricaded  inside a residence, with police […]

  • These RTD commuter trains, which will begin serving customers in April 2016, will undergo six days of testing starting Nov. 16, 2015, causing delays.

    Expect lengthy delays in north Denver as RTD tests trains next week

    DENVER — If you’re someone who frequently traverses the roads that pass over RTD’s forthcoming A-Line commuter rail train route, you may want to plan some detours next week. RTD’s new rail line connecting Denver’s Union Station to the Denver International Airport is scheduled to open in late April 2016. It’s scheduled to undergo federally-mandated safety testing from Nov. 16 to Nov. 21. During the testing, a series of railroad crossings along the line will be closed for an average time of 15 […]

  • Wilson Chandler (Photo: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

    Report: Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler to undergo season-ending surgery

    DENVER — Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler’s season will end before it starts, according to a report. Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday night that the team’s starting forward would undergo season-ending surgery on his injured hip — an injury that has kept him out for all of the team’s seven games this year. The official injury, according to Wojnarowski’s sources, is a labral tear. It was an injury Chandler suffered during the preseason and it is the second time […]