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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.

Sunflower State Showdown Selected To Big Monday Schedule

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The Big 12 Conference has announced its schedule on ESPN’s Big Monday platform for the 2014 conference season, highlighting a slate that will include more than 100 games on the ESPN Networks.The continuation of the long-standing and popular arrangement with ESPN will tip off on Monday, January 13 with Kansas traveling to Iowa State for a rematch of one of ... Read More »

2013 Area High School Football Composite Schedule Released

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MARYSVILLE, KAN. – The high school football season officially gets underway this month, and in an effort to deliver the most comprehensive coverage possible, we have compiled the schedules for all of the Twin Valley League and North Central Kansas League schools for this season, as well as the schools our signal reaches in Nebraska. With the start of the ... Read More »

Upcoming Community Events In Marysville

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FARMERS MARKET Farmers Market The local Farmers Market will be open for business every Saturday, May through October, from 8-11 a.m. at 7th & Broadway in historic downtown Marysville. You will find a large selection of baked goods, locally grown foods, plants and homemade crafts at the market. Vendors must register with Marysville Sports & Recreation. For more information call ... Read More »

City Of Washington To Shut Down Water Tower At 8:30 AM

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The City of Washington is dealing with a water mess, and it is only going to get worse this morning. As part of the repairs, after two water mains broke on Tuesday, city crews plan to shut down the water tower at approximately 8:30 a.m. to repair a water valve. Utility customers in the 500 block of West 3rd Street ... Read More »

City of Washington Asking Residents To Conserve Water

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City of Washington utility customers are being asked to conserve water due to a water main break in the 100 block of C Street. The water tower level is low. Residents along C Street north of 2nd Street may experience low water pressure or no water for a few hours while crews fix the leak. Information Courtesy of the Washington ... Read More »

Big Indian Lake Opens For Boaters Near Odell

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Big Indian Lake near Odell has reopened for boaters. A project to remove sediment and update facilities closed the lake as it was drained three years ago. A grand opening is officially planned for August 24, which will be held along with the annual Jakes Day, an event emphasizing youth safety with firearms. A number of outdoor activities are planned ... Read More »

Infrastructure Upgrades To Affect Water To Some Marysville Residents

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On Wednesday, July 17th, beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m. the Marysville Water Department will be shutting water off to install new water main valves and a fire hydrant at 13th & Laramie. This may affect your service. The areas affected will be Laramie St. From 11th to 14th N. and 13th From Calhoun St. to Jenkins St. The water WILL be ... Read More »

HELP WANTED: KNDY Seeking Sports Play By Play Announcer

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KNDY has a position open for a play by play sports announcer. If you or someone you know has play by play experience, and would be interested in calling high school football games this fall, and perhaps basketball, let us know. This could be a part time job broadcasting games only, or we would consider a full time position. The ... Read More »

Kansas AG’s Office Sets New Consumer Protection Record

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The Kansas Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division recovered more money for Kansans last year than ever before in state history, Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced today. Schmidt’s office recovered more than $49 million in consumer restitution, fees and penalties during 2012, shattering the previous one-year record of $17.3 million. “We have made consumer protection one of the top priorities for ... Read More »

Kansas Athletics and Time Warner Cable Announce TV Agreement

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LAWRENCE, Kan. - Kansas Athletics and IMG College, the multimedia rights holder for KU Athletics, have agreed to a long-term television partnership with Time Warner Cable Sports that includes regional distribution for more than 300 hours of original Kansas Athletics programming annually, including live games and extensive non-game programming solely focused on the Jayhawks, plus encore presentations.Time Warner Cable Metro Sports ... Read More »