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Thomas is the Digital Content Manger for KDVR.com and KWGN.com He has worked as a digital journalist in Denver for five years now.

After graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Thomas worked as a web writer for KMGH in Denver. In November 2012, joined the web staff at KDVR as Digital Content Manager.

Feel free to send comments to Thomas.Hendrick@KDVR.com or call 303-566-7590.

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    DMV to issue driver’s licenses to immigrants on Friday

    DENVER — Undocumented immigrants in Colorado will get to sign up for a state driver’s license beginning Friday. The Department of Motor Vehicles will require immigrants to make an appointment at a selected office to get a license. Just five of the state’s 56 licensing centers will be issuing appointments. Only 155 appointments are allowed per day. Some Latino rights groups have criticized the lack of availability in the program saying immigrants in the state’s more rural areas will have […]

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    Bike to work for free on Aug. 1

    To celebrate Colorado Day, on Aug. 1, all bike sharing services in the state will be free. Bikes still need to be checked in every 30 minutes. To find a bike share station near you, visit http://www.colorado.aaa.com/about-aaa/news-press-releases/colorado-bike-share-free-day/.

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    Search on for prize-winning goat who disappeared from Weld County fair

    WELD COUNTY, Colo. — Greeley Police are looking for a goat who won Grand Champion at the Weld County fair last week that has disappeared. According to the Greeley Tribune, the red-colored Boer goat was reported missing Monday with two of its halters also gone. The goat is owned by an 18-year-old Niwot resident. His father said he doesn’t think the goat was stolen, but it may have wandered away. Police said they don’t have any leads.


    Website will help Colo. consumers compare hospital prices

    DENVER — Coloradans will get a new tool to help compare prices for some procedures at hospitals when a new website goes live. Colorado Medical Price Compare, started on Thursday. The site shows median prices for all health insurers and Medicaid. It will show you deductibles and co-pays as well. The Center for Improving Value in Health Care created the website. They say it is the first time price information based on actual payments by insurers and patients will be […]

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    Murdered teen texted boyfriend: ‘OMG … I think I’m being kidnapped’

    DETROIT — A teenager girl who was killed while she walked her dog in a rural area north of Detroit last week sent her boyfriend an ominous text message saying “I think I’m being kidnapped.” April Millsap was walking her family’s border collie in Armada, Mich., on Thursday but never came home. Her body was found about 15 to 20 feet off the trail with the dog “guarding” her body. Local police have not said how Millsap was killed, but […]

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    Skyscraper with ‘poor door’ being called a disgrace in NYC

    NEW YORK — City planners in New York are being criticized for signing off on a new building that has a separate entrance for low-income residents. The 33-story building will have a mix of luxury residents and low- to middle-income residents. About 20 percent of the units will be reserved this this poorer class. Those units will be grouped together and they will have a separate front door. “This developer must go back, seal the one door and make it […]

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    CO Supreme Court orders Boulder County to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses

    DENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. The order came because the Supreme Court has decided to take up the case on or before October of this year. Boulder County has been issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples since the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver found that a Utah gay marriage ban was unconstitutional.  Clerk and Recorder Hillary Hall decided the ruling […]

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    I-25 construction will clog highway north of Denver this weekend

    DENVER — Motorists planning on traveling along Interstate 25 north of Denver may want to consider a different route because of major construction planned for Saturday. CDOT has accelerated two major road projects for this weekend. One of them includes a project to include a toll lane in each direction of I-25 from U.S. 36 to 120th Avenue. Part of the work requires lowering I-25 pavement underneath 88th Avenue. Starting Friday at 10 p.m., a single lane of northbound I-25 […]

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    Deputies: Drunk man drove lawnmower to bar

    GREELEY, Colo. — Sheriff’s deputies arrested a drunken man they found leaving a Greeley bar on a lawnmower. Kenneth Wilton, 53, has a history of traffic offenses and his driver’s license has been revoked. According to the Weld County Sheriff’s Office, witnesses saw him riding a lawnmower north and south on 8th Avenue around 10 p.m. Tuesday night headed to the White Horse Inn in Garden City. According to his arrest affidavit, Wilton told deputies he was drunk when he […]

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    Elderly woman recovering after getting stuck in tub for 11 days

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An elderly woman fell into her bathtub and was stuck there for days before being rescued, police said. The woman, 81, lives in an apartment complex in Colorado Springs. According to police, her neighbors got worried when they didn’t see her attending her garden and newspapers and packages were left sitting at her door. They called police to conduct a wellness check on the woman. Officers found the woman stuck in her bathtub. She was extremely […]

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    Man who killed his pregnant, estranged wife sentenced to life in prison

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man who shot and killed his estranged and pregnant wife will spend the rest of his life in prison. Andre Jones was found guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday. He killed Lakeisha Jones in September 2013 at her home in the Summit Apartment Complex in Colorado Springs, reported KRDO-TV. A firefighter paramedic found Lakeisha Jones who was rushed to a hospital, but did not survive. Police said Lakeisha Jones was 30 weeks pregnant at the time […]

  • E-cigarettes are smoke-free electronic products that turn nicotine and other chemicals into vapor inhaled by the user.

    E-cigarette ban takes effect in Fort Collins Saturday

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — A ban on electronic cigarettes goes into effect in Fort Collins on Saturday. The law, passed by the city council on Tuesday, bans e-cigarettes anywhere conventional smoking is prohibited as well. Also, all hotel and motel rooms in the city will have to become 100 percent smoke-free. Previously 75 percent of rooms had to be reserved as smoke free. According to the Fort Collins Coloradoan, Councilman Ross Cunniff called the expansion of the smoking ordinance “a […]