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UPDATE: Rail Crossing Replacement To Close K-9 in Frankfort

Weather permitting, on Thursday/Saturday, September 17-19, K-9 will be closed on the west edge of the city of Frankfort in Marshall County for a railroad crossing replacement project. K-9 will close to all traffic beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 17 and will reopen to all traffic at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 19. (This was originally scheduled for Wednesday/Friday, September 16-18.)

Marked detours will be provided. Eastbound K-9 traffic will detour north on US-77 to US-36, then east on US-36, and then south on K-99 back to K-9. Westbound K-9 traffic will detour north on K-99, then west on US-36, and then south on US-77 to K-9.

About Derek Nester

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. 6 radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production assistant for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on 69 radio stations across 9 Midwest states.