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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
  • ‘Revenge porn’ suspect speaks out about charges

    DENVER — Denver began trying its first “revenge porn” case Friday, but much of the state was still waiting to hear the details of the case or how prosecutors would approach it. Michael Clasen, 25, appeared in court Friday to be advised of the six charges against him, which included two counts of criminal mischief, two counts of stalking, possession of an illegal weapon and perhaps the most-compelling charge: posting an image for harassment. It’s the first such charge to be filed in the state after the […]

  • A 1998 Honda Civic (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

    Denver sees spike in number of Honda car thefts

    DENVER — Police put out an alert on Friday advising owners of earlier-model Hondas that their cars are becoming a favorite target of thieves. In particular, Denver Police said they have seen a spike in the number of car thefts pertaining to 1990s model Hondas. During the months of May and June of 2014, Denver Police said 156 Honda Civics and Accords were reported stolen, compared to 59 during the same time frame in 2013 “Denver overall has seen a decline […]

  • Gabriel Duwaik (Credit: Westminster Police Department)

    Missing autistic boy, 12, found in Westminster

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — Police were searching for a boy with autism Thursday morning after he was reported missing late Wednesday night. However, shortly before 6:30 a.m. Thursday, police reported the child, 12-year-old Gabriel Duwaik, had been found in the area of 72nd Avenue and Quebec Street, which is about 10 miles from where he was first reported missing. Duwaik has autism and is non-verbal and was first reported missing around 9 p.m. Wednesday just west of Mountain Range High School. […]

  • Car in garage

    Police: 1 injured when car slammed into Westminster home, alcohol involved

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — A car crashed into a Westminster home early Thursday morning, injuring one, spinning a car that was parked in the home’s garage and giving the residents inside quite the scare. Police say the driver of a black Audi sedan, who has since been identified as Jeffrey Lee Holmes, 27, was approaching a curb on 116th Avenue and Chase Way, which is just west of Sheridan Boulevard, when he jumped the curb, nearly missed a tree, hit two […]

  • Several women who attended the hearing on same-sex marriage licenses in Boulder celebrate after a hearing on July 9, 2014.

    Colorado judge denies AG’s request to block Boulder same-sex marriages

    BOULDER, Colo. -- A Colorado State Court judge denied a request by the state's Attorney General to block the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder from issuing same-sex marriages Thursday, but said the validity of those marriages is still up in the air.

  • Brainard Recreation Area

    Firefighter dies during Brainard Lake Recreation Area rescue

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — Rescuers were trying to figure out how one of their own died shortly after saving an injured hiker in Boulder County on Wednesday. A group of several emergency crews were called and hiked up into the Brainard Lake Recreation Area around noon on Wednesday to reach Katherine Powell, a hiker who had broken her ankle. Once they were able to get Powell, who was suffering from several other injuries in addition to the broken ankle, to a Flight for Life […]

  • Police gathered outside a Lakewood home after a man barricaded himself inside on July 10, 2014.

    Police: Threats issued, man barricaded in Lakewood home

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Police were outside a Lakewood home Thursday morning after receiving reports that a man had barricaded himself inside after threats were issued. Reports about the situation at the home, which is just south of West Mississippi Avenue between South Garrison Street and South Wadsworth Boulevard, began surfacing around 8 a.m. Thursday. Police said that threatening texts and emails had been exchanged between family members inside the home, and officers worked to evacuate those individuals when they arrived on scene. One […]

  • 10 Things to Know Today

    TODAY: 2 missing persons found, Aurora homicide, Emmy nominations

    DENVER — Here are your 10 Things to Know for Thursday, July 10, 2014. 1. One injured when car slammed into Westminster home A car crashed into a Westminster home early Thursday morning, seriously injuring one, spinning a car that was parked in the home’s garage and giving the residents inside quite the scare. Police say alcohol was involved. 2. Missing autistic boy found in Westminster Shortly before 6:30 a.m. Thursday, police reported 12-year-old Gabriel Duwaik, a non-verbal autistic child, had been […]

  • Police were investigating the scene of a shooting that left one man dead in Aurora on July 10, 2014.

    Aurora Police investigating homicide near Children’s Hospital

    AURORA, Colo. — Police were investigating a homicide that was reported late Wednesday night in the parking lot of an apartment complex near Children’s Hospital in Aurora. Aurora Police said that a report of a shooting in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 1364 Xanadu Street came in just before midnight Wednesday. When officers arrived on scene, they found an injured man sitting in the cab of a Red Dodge pickup. He was transported to a nearby hospital […]

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

    James Holmes trial date vacated, delayed again

    AURORA, Colo. — A mental health examiner asked to perform a second sanity evaluation of accused Aurora theater shooter James Holmes has asked for two additional months to complete the examination, moving a judge to vacate yet another trial date for Holmes. District Court Judge Carlos A. Samour’s decision was made public Wednesday. He wrote he had “little choice but to grant” the request, and indicated that the court would work to determine a new date for the trial at […]

  • The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver.

    Same-sex couple’s counter-suit calls Colorado’s definition of marriage ‘unconstitutional’

    BOULDER, Colo. — Days after the Colorado Attorney General sued the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder in an effort to prevent her from continuing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, attorneys representing the clerk and one of the same-sex couples she married has filed a counter claim against the state and its attorney general. The counter claim, filed by three defendants, Boulder County Clerk and Record Hillary Hall, Alex Lopez and Michael Maestas, alleges the state is trying to invalidate over […]

  • A semi collided with a small sedan in Weld County Tuesday, killing one. (Credit: Weld County Sheriff's Office)

    1 killed after water truck rear-ends car in Weld County

    WELD COUNTY, Colo. — One person was killed when a water truck rear-ended a small sedan in Weld County on Tuesday, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed. A sheriff’s office spokesperson said the two-vehicle accident was reported shortly before noon near the intersection of Highway 392 and County Road 57, which is near the town of Gill about 18 miles northeast of Greeley. Highway 392 was closed between county roads 55 and 59 while the authorities investigated the crash […]