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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: Clark Fosler Interview

Clark Fosler of Royals Review was our guest on the Sports Ticket to talk about the Kansas City Royals as we head into the All-Star Break. Catch his thoughts in the interview below, and you can follow his website at http://www.royalsreview.com. 7-15-13-clark-fosler-interview Read More »

Sports Ticket: Greg Gurley Interview

Greg Gurley of the Kansas Jayhawk/IMG Sports Network, and former Kansas Jayhawk himself, joined us on The Sports Ticket this week to talk about some Jayhawk Basketball. Catch the full interview below, and every Kansas Jayhawk game on Z-96.3 The Lake. 7-15-13-Greg-Gurley-Interview Read More »

HELP WANTED: KNDY Seeking Sports Play By Play Announcer

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 »

Sports Ticket: Wendell Barnhouse Interview

Wendell Barnhouse of Big12Sports.com was our guest on the KD Country 94 Sports Ticket. We took an in-depth look at the Big 12 Conference. Listen to the full interview below. http://www.kdcountry94.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/7-8-13-wendell-barnhouse-interview.mp3 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 »

Sports Ticket: Larry Moritz Interview

The KD Country 94 Sports Ticket talked to Larry Moritz, sportswriter for the Salina Journal. He updated us on sports in the Salina area. Take a listen to the podcast below. 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 »

Kansas Athletics and ESPN Announce Multi-Year Rights Agreement

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LAWRENCE, Kan. - Kansas Athletics and ESPN have agreed to a seven-year agreement, beginning with the 2013-14 academic year, under which ESPN3 annually will carry a minimum of 70 live events distributed nationally, one of the largest deals the multiscreen network has signed to date. Kansas Athletics announced recently an agreement under which Time Warner Cable will annually air 50 KU ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Minutes – June 24

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The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, June 24, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairwoman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; Gary Ouellette, 3rd District Commissioner; and Denae Dimler, County Clerk. Next regular meeting will be Monday, July 1, 2013 at 8:30 A.M. ... Read More »