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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.

Recent Articles
  • Fall Colors

    Slideshow: Send us your fall colors photos

    DENVER — As you are out and about this fall, send us your photos of the changing season. Whether it’s Colorado’s famous gold aspen leaves or a colorful mix from your neighborhood, we want to see your photos! Click the red “Submit Your Photo” button below. Be sure to include your name and where you took the photo. We may use some of them on the air.

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    #COFall: Viewer’s photos of Colorado Gold on social media

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    How to see Colorado’s fall colors on scenic Byways

    DENVER — This autumn, Colorado’s Scenic and Historic Byways are a great way to see Colorado Gold. The Colorado Department of Transportation released a list of recommended routes for specific dates in September. You can find travel information about Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways on their website. You can also see an interactive map of Colorado’s bicycle and byways. Be sure to check out our Fall Foliage Guide for peak times. Here is some suggested Byways and upcoming events: September […]

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    Metro-area 5A and 4A high school football scores

    Metro-area 5A and 4A high school football scores

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    Boulder man arrested on child pornography charges

    BOULDER, Colo. — A 19-year-old Boulder man was arrested after police said investigators found evidence of child pornography and sexually explicit conversations with an underage girl on his computer and phone. Nasser Al Foori was arrested Thursday. He’s originally from Oman but is living in Boulder and was studying at the University of Colorado at Boulder, said Boulder Police spokeswoman Kim Kobel. Police started investigating Al Foori after they received a tip on Aug. 27 from the National Center for […]

  • Prison Sentence

    Nursing assistant sexually assaulted immobile patient, given 15 years in prison

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — A 34-year-old Denver man who worked as a nursing aid was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Wednesday for sexually assaulting an immobile woman at the Cherry Hills Health Care Center, authorities said. Paul Bugarcic worked as a certified nursing assistant at the facility in Englewood. Prosecutors said he sexually assaulted a woman who was being cared for at the facility who had suffered a brain injury that resulted in her not being able to communicate […]

  • More than 20 federal agents searched an Erie home Thursday.

    Federal agents including FBI, ATF search Erie home

    ERIE, Colo. — Federal law enforcement officials and local police were at an Erie home Thursday conducting an investigation. They spent several hours walking in and out of the home. They left and reopened the street after 5 p.m. Details about their investigation have not yet been released. FOX31 Denver called the homeowner and he told us he’s on vacation. We asked him why federal agents would be searching his home and he said he had no idea why they […]

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    WATCH: Baby bear dances with flagstick, steals golf ball

    FAIRMONT HOT SPRINGS, British Columbia — A video shot by a golfer in British Columbia of a bear playing with a flagstick has gone viral. In the video, a baby black bear plays with the flagstick at the 15th hole of the Mountainside Golf Course at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Andi Dzilums took out his phone and started recording what he called a “circus act.” The bear is shown playing with the flagstick while other bears look on. The […]

  • Shannon Conley

    Arvada woman pleads guilty to conspiracy to help ISIS

    DENVER — A 19-year-old Arvada woman accused of trying to help ISIS agreed to a plea deal with prosecutors Wednesday morning. Shannon Conley plead guilty to providing material support to a terrorist organization.  In the plea deal, she agreed to provide details about conspirators. Conley faces up to five years in a federal prison and a $250,000 fine, according to Jeffrey Dorschner, spokesman for U.S. Attorney John Walsh.  She will be sentenced in January. Before sentencing the judge, who accepted […]

  • Children's Hospital Colorado. Aurora, Colo.

    CDC confirms respiratory virus at Colorado hospital

    AURORA, Colo. — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Monday that a rare respiratory virus has indeed sickened children in Colorado. The disease, which is similar to a common cold but can develop into a serious illness, was discovered in three-quarters of the samples sent to the CDC for analysis. Last week, Children’s Hospital of Colorado said they had treated more than 900 since Aug. 18 for severe respiratory illness. Eighty-six were admitted to the hospital. Doctors suspected […]

  • A map with a fictitious forecast for the upcoming winter is being widely shared on social media.

    Record-breaking snowfall this winter?

    DENVER — You may have seen this image on Facebook in recent days. It claims much of the nation will see “above normal snowfall” this coming winter with the northeast coast getting “well above normal snowfall.” It looks like an ominous forecast for this winter, but it’s not real. The image was created to accompany an article by EmpireNews.net, a satirical website just like The Onion. The article claims Americans should expect “20 times” as much snow as last winter. […]

  • Rendering of the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home.

    Win the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home