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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.

Sports Ticket: Soren Petro Interview

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The KD Country 94 Sports Ticket stopped to talk local sports with Soren Petro of Sports Radio 810 WHB in Kansas City. He is the host of “The Program” from 10 AM-2 PM Monday-Friday. Listen to the full interview here. Read More »

CMH Sponsors Lung Health Awareness Day

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Marysville, KS – Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) Respiratory Therapy and Matthew Schrock, representative from KanQuit (a free program from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to help people stop smoking), are sponsoring Lung Health Awareness Day on October 23, 2013 from 2:00-4:00 pm in the CMH Dining Room. This will be a fun and educational event to celebrate Respiratory ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – Oct. 7

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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 for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, October 7, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice ... Read More »

Preliminary High School Football Football Scores – Oct. 4

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Concordia    29     Marysville 20 Clay Center    27    Chapman    6   Centralia    54    Valley Ht    6 Smith Center     57    WS Cty     0   B V Randolph    46    Frankfort     20 Clifton Clyde    60    Lakeside     12 Wakefield    62    Linn     14 Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Report – Week 5

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League Overall B & B 9-0 20-2 Centralia 9-0 18-3 Washington County 7-2 13-2 Valley Heights 7-2 9-11 Linn 6-3 16-10 Frankfort 4-4 9-11 Onaga 4-5 8-9 Clifton-Clyde 4-5 6-14 Axtell 3-5 8-12 Hanover 3-6 9-11 Wetmore 3-7 4-14 Blue Valley 3-7 4-15 Doniphan West 1-9 6-15 Troy 1-9 2-16 Scores from October 1, 2013 Linn def Onaga 20-25 25-15 ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting – Sept. 30

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned 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 ... Read More »

Fatality Accident Reported In Washington County Tuesday

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WASHINGTON, KAN. – A tractor-trailer accident along US Highway 36 Tuesday near Washington left a 65-year-old Hanover man dead. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports that Larry Roger Mueller was traveling east on US Highway 36 following farming machinery, when a tractor-trailer attempted to pass his truck. The tractor-trailer was unable to complete the pass, and moved back into the right ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Gene Keady Interview

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Former Beloit High and Purdue Head Basketball Coach and soon to be College Basketball Hall of Fame inductee, Gene Keady, was our guest on the Sports Ticket this week. Listen to the full interview here.   Read More »

Frankfort Woman Injured In Accident Near Beloit

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A Frankfort woman was injured Sunday morning when the car she was driving went out of control and rolled in Mitchell County. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 25 year old Aubrey J. Gunter, was injured when her 2013 Chevrolet model sedan went out of control and rolled. The crash at 6:30 a.m. occurred between and 30th and 40th roads ... Read More »