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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
  • Denver Police say officer John Adsit's car was stolen from this hotel, the TownePlace Suites Denver Downtown, which is adjacent to Denver Health, where Adsit was being treated after being injured during an East High School protest in December of 2014.

    DPD: Teen stole injured officer’s car, tried to sell stolen items online

    DENVER -- A teen male allegedly stole a car belonging to an injured Denver Police officer while he was being treated in the hospital, according to an arrest affidavit released Tuesday.

  • Members of the Houston Texans medical staff tend to Gary Kubiak after he collapsed during a game on Nov. 3, 2013. (Photo: Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle)

    Klint Kubiak: Going back to work was best thing for dad after mini-stroke

    DENVER — Shortly after the reports began to flood in on Sunday night, confirming the Denver Broncos would be welcoming one of their own back to the friendly confines of Dove Valley, Klein Kubiak took to Twitter and succinctly summed up the story. “Welcome home dad,” he wrote, alongside the following photo. Welcome home dad! #Broncos #BroncosNation pic.twitter.com/Q0cHb11IKZ — Klein Kubiak (@Klein_Kubiak_84) January 19, 2015 All of a sudden, there they were: Gary Kubiak and John Elway yucking it up in an old […]

  • Man takes legal action after Denver baker refuses to make anti-gay cake

    DENVER — At the Azucar Bakery along South Broadway, love is spread one stroke at a time. But even love has its limits. So when a still-unidentified customer came into her shop about a year ago asking to have a gay slur written on a Bible-shaped cake, owner Marjorie Silva said she felt she had to draw the line. Now she’s facing legal action. “I just want to make cake for happy people,” Silva said. “I’m Christian. I support Christians. […]

  • New Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak, left, and his wife Rhonda land in Denver on Jan. 19, 2015. (Photo: Chris Hall/Twitter)

    Kubiak lands in Denver, reportedly adds 2 Ravens coaches to Broncos staff

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — If there was any doubt that Gary Kubiak would become the next head coach of the Denver Broncos, it was shattered on Monday by photographic evidence. Around 2 p.m., official Broncos accounts began tweeting images of Kubiak. The images came about five hours after the team put out a press release announcing the Kubiak hire. And guess who else was there? John Elway greets Gary Kubiak, welcomes him back to Denver. pic.twitter.com/PF7IWpYaoI — Chris Hall (@BroncosTV) January 19, […]

  • The warmer colors on the map represent warmer than normal temperatures in 2014, and vice versa for colder temperatures. Most of Colorado and most of the Eastern U.S. did not follow the Global Trend warming trend last year. (Credit: Ryan N. Maue/WeatherBELL)

    Denver not drastically affected by Earth’s hottest year on record

    DENVER — The year 2014 was Earth’s warmest on record, a U.S. weather agency announced Friday, with average temperatures 0.07 degrees Fahrenheit above the previous high. The National Climatic Data Center, a division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, noted the average temperatures over land and oceans were higher in 2014 than any year since 1880, when record-keeping began. This past December also had the third-highest average global land temperature — out of any December in the past 135 […]

  • Denver Broncos coach John Fox watches a replay during his team's loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. (Photo: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

    Chicago Bears officially name John Fox new head coach

    DENVER — Less than a week after he and the Denver Broncos agreed to mutually part ways, former Broncos head coach John Fox was officially named the new head coach of the Chicago Bears on Friday. The Bears made the announcement official shortly after 1:15 p.m. on Twitter, ending days of speculation that actually began before the Broncos’ final game of the 2015 season. RELATED: Gary Kubiak to interview for Broncos coaching vacancy The original report suggesting Fox might soon become a […]

  • A screen grab from AltitudeTickets.org shows the new March 2015 shows Garth Brooks added to the Denver swing of his upcoming tour on Jan. 16, 2015. (Credit: AltitudeTickets.org)

    Garth Brooks adds 7 Denver shows in March

    DENVER — It seems Denver loves Garth Brooks. The country star started by announcing earlier this month that he would have two Denver dates on his revival tour of sorts for March 20 and 21 — Friday and Saturday shows at the Pepsi Center that were both scheduled for 7 p.m. Considering it will mark the first time he’s been to Denver in 18 years, tickets sold out fast. And so on Friday, Brook’s promoters added seven new shows within an hour. […]

  • Ostells Miles, seen on the left during his days with the Cincinnati Bengals in the early 1990s, and on the left after his 2013 arrest on vehicle theft charges.

    Ex-Cincinnati Bengal Ostell Miles indicted in Denver organized crime ring

    DENVER — Once the pride of George Washington High School, former NFL running back Ostell Miles was indicted on Thursday as part of an organized crime ring that allegedly used a towing service as a front to steal vehicles. Miles, who played for the Cincinnati Bengals during the 1992 and 1993 seasons, was arrested almost a year ago, but the 44-count indictment was just returned this week. The 44-year-old was charged primarily with violating the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act, a […]

  • A courtroom sketch of James Holmes released after a hearing on Sept. 30, 2013.

    Holmes jury selection to begin Tuesday morning

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Jury selection will begin Tuesday in the trial of Aurora theater shooter James Holmes. A judge denied a final delay attempt from Holmes’ defense team on Wednesday. Holmes has pleaded not guilty by reason of mental disease or defect to the killing of 12 and the injuring of 70 more during the July 20, 2012 shooting. Though jury selection will commence next week, that process is not to be confused with the start of the trial. A […]

  • Jack Del Rio, left, reportedly accepted the Oakland Raiders head coaching offer on Jan. 14, 2014. Meanwhile, Adam Gase, right, would not become the new head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, contrary to earlier reports.

    Jack Del Rio lands Raiders job, 49ers won’t hire Adam Gase

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Two days after parting ways with head coach John Fox, it appeared the Denver Broncos would be losing a second coach on Wednesday, but not necessarily a third. At least not yet.

  • 2015 Denver Broncos coaches John Fox, left, Adam Gase, center and Jack Del Rio could all be head coaches on different NFL teams in 2015.

    Three 2014 Broncos coaches could be head coaches of new teams this week

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The winds of change are blowing through Dove Valley. And they might blow three coaches out of town before the end of the week. What’s more, all three of those coaches — the top three coaches of the 2014 Denver Broncos — could be named head coaches of three different teams as early as Thursday. In the midst of the uncertainty that has set in following the Broncos’ 24-13 playoff loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, it’s quite clear that […]

  • Von Miller reacts on the sideline during the Denver Broncos 24-13 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Jan. 11, 2014. (Photo: Noah Skinner/KDVR)

    Elway upset Broncos exited playoffs without ‘kicking and screaming’

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Denver Broncos general manager John Elway struggled to find the words to explain what he called the “lack of fire” he saw in his team’s last two playoff exits. “Two years in a row, it didn’t feel like we went out kicking and screaming,” Elway said during his postseason press conference on Tuesday. That seemed to one big reason why the Broncos and former head coach John Fox came to the mutual decision to part ways one day earlier. The fact that […]