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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.

Power Outages Planned For The City of Washington

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The City of Washington will have two scheduled power outages on Friday, November 1, 2013. 9:00 AM – 2 hour outage. 2:00 PM – 30 minute outage. All city utility customers will be affected. Work is being performed to correct a problem with a connection in the substation, and to install switches on the substation at the power plant to ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Notes – Oct. 14

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Marysville City Council met Monday. An ordinance reducing the speed limit to 30 miles per hour was unanimously adopted on Jayhawk Road from 8th to 16th Street. The City Administrator updated the council on the KDOT project award for improvements on U.S. 36 Highway from 17th to just east of 20th Street. The state will fund a 95% share up ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Tim Fitzgerald Interview

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Tim Fitzgerald of GoPowerCat.com and Go Powercat Illustrated was our guest this week on the KD Country 94 Sports Ticket to talk K-State Sports! Listen to the full interview here. Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – Oct. 14

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Robert S. Connell Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Thomas K. Holle members and Sonya L. Stohs, County Clerk present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute. The minutes and agenda were approved as presented upon a motion by ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – Oct. 14

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–These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. Prepared by Denae Dimler, County Clerk. The Board of County Commission (BOCC) for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, October 14, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; Gary ... Read More »

Area High School Football Scores – Oct. 11

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North Central Kansas League Abilene 42, Marysville 7 Chapman 27, Concordia 21 Wamego 42, Clay Center 0 Twin Valley League 8-Man Baileyville B&B 54, Frankfort 6 Clifton-Clyde 62, Wakefield 14 Hanover 50, Axtell 0 Osborne 74, Linn 24 St. John’s-Tipton 54, Blue Valley 8 Twin Valley League 11-Man Centralia 48, Atchison County 0 Jackson Heights 46, Doniphan West 8 Riverside ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Report – Week 6

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League Overall B & B 10-0 27-2 Centralia 10-1 23-5 Washington County 9-2 17-4 Valley Heights 8-2 10-12 Linn 7-3 18-10 Onaga 5-6 11-13 Axtell 4-5 13-14 Frankfort 4-6 11-16 Clifton-Clyde 4-7 6-16 Hanover 3-7 10-14 Wetmore 3-8 6-19 Blue Valley 3-8 5-21 Doniphan West 3-9 10-18 Troy 1-10 2-18 Scores from October 8, 2013 Doniphan West def Troy 25-20 ... Read More »

KSHSAA Announces 2014 & 2015 High School Football Districts

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The Kansas State High School Activities Association today released the 2014 and 2015 high school football districts. Class 6A District 1 – Kansas City-JC Harmon, Kansas City-Wyandotte, Shawnee Mission-East, Shawnee Mission-North District 2 – Overland Park-Blue Valley North, Shawnee Mission-Northwest, Shawnee Mission-South, Shawnee Mission-West District 3 – Gardner-Edgerton, Olathe-South, Overland Park-Blue Valley, Overland Park-Blue Valley Northwest District 4 – Lawrence, ... Read More »