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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.

Audio Ad: St. Michael Catholic School in Axtell

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The first and second grade classes at St. Michael Catholic School in Axtell stopped by the KNDY Studios on Tuesday. They recorded an ad that will play on KNDY AM 1570/FM 94.1 & FM 95.5 at about 7:35 a.m. Wednesday. We have included the ad below that you can listen to anytime. Thanks for the kids and teachers of the ... Read More »

Marysville Water Alert For Tuesday, May 7th

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On Tuesday, May 7th, beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m. the Marysville Water Department will be shutting water off to install new Water Main Valves at 13th & Park Place. THIS MAY AFFECT YOUR SERVICE The areas affected will be: Park Place from 12th to 16th. N. 12th & Debbie Ln. going North to the end of the Pavement. N. 13th ... Read More »

The Country Oldies Show – Sundays on AM 1570 & FM 94.1

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Join host Steve Warren for the Country Oldies Show, every Sunday Morning from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on Classic Country AM 1570/FM 94.1. Started in 1994, The Country Oldies Show is America’s longest running weekly radio program featuring the greatest country hits from the 1950s to the 1980s. Host Steve Warren is a nationally known major market radio personality and Programming Executive ... Read More »

Public Affairs: Elaine Bowers – Topeka Government Update

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This week on KNDY Public Affairs we speak with Representative Elaine Bowers, as she gives us an update on the latest government happenings in Topeka. Bowers is a Republican member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 36th district. She has served since 2013. Prior to her election to the Senate, Bowers was a member of the Kansas House of Representatives, ... Read More »

Inmate Escapes Pottawatomie County Jail

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UPDATE 4/20/2013 – Jon Adrian Getzlaf was captured this morning. No further details are available at this time. Westmoreland, Kan. – The Pottawatomie County Sheriffs Office reports that a man, Jon Adrian Getzlaf, escaped from the Pottawatomie County Jail this morning. Pottawatomie County Dispatch reports that he escaped under a fence outside the jail, and was last seen heading south. Getzlaf ... Read More »

K-State Announces Extension for Bruce Weber

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – Director of Athletics John Currie announced today that Big 12 Coach of the Year Bruce Weber has a signed a contract extension through the 2018 academic year to continue his leadership of the Kansas State men’s basketball program. The agreement adds one year to his current contract, securing Weber’s services through June 30, 2018.  Weber’s annual salary will be $1.75 ... Read More »

More Election Results From April 2nd Election

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Unofficial election results from the April 2nd, 2013 elections. $17 million bond issue for new hospital in Onaga Yes Winner 593 78% No 165 22% Total Votes: 758 – 99% Onaga Mayor Gary Holthaus (I) 90 41% August Hartwich Winner 131 59% Total Votes: 221 – 99% USD 108 Washington School Board, Position 6 Mark Cudney 45 34% Mary Dodd ... Read More »