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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.

KSHSAA State Tournament Scoreboard Update – 7:50 PM

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Class 4A Div. I At Salina Girls Miege 62, McPherson 45 Andover Central 58, Paola 50 Wamego 29, Mulvane 22 – HALF #4 KC Piper (19-3) vs. #5 Coffeyville (18-4), 8:15 p.m. Class 4A Div. II At Park City Girls Burlington 40, Clay Center 34 Santa Fe Trail 46, Pratt 34 #2 Frontenac (20-2) vs. #7 Wichita Trinity (14-8), 6:30 ... Read More »

Congressman Huelskamp Accepting Applications for Interns

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WASHINGTON — The Office of Congressman Tim Huelskamp is now accepting applications for an internship opportunity in the Washington, D.C., Salina, Dodge City, and Hutchinson, Kansas offices. “I encourage applications for internships from college students or recent graduates who want to learn firsthand how Congress operates and how federal legislation affects Kansas,” Congressman Huelskamp said. “This is a unique experience ... Read More »

Accident Near Odell Sends Pair To Area Hospitals

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An injury accident was reported south of Odell on Highway 8 Monday morning just before 8 am. Zachary Rash, 17 of Diller was traveling east, turning north onto S.W. 61st Road, failed to yield right of way and was struck by Roy Schwisow, 58 of Beatrice. Zachary Rash was transported to the Beatrice hospital; while a passenger in his vehicle ... Read More »

Area Sending 9 High School Basketball Teams To State Tournaments

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The sub-state basketball tournaments are complete, and teams are now heading to the KSHSAA State Championship Tournaments next week. Teams from across the KNDY AM & FM listening area, 9 in total, are headed to the big dance. Brackets, times and locations will be announced later in the week. BOYS TEAMS Clifton-Clyde Boys are headed to 1A DI State, after ... Read More »

KNDY Celebrates National FFA Week

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KNDY is celebrating National FFA Week by saluting our area youth. Listen to area FFA members tell of their accomplishments as originally heard on KNDY AM & FM radio. Read More »

Winter Storm Watch; Video Briefing From NWS Topeka

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The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for our entire listening area. Below is a video briefing from the National Weather Service in Topeka about the upcoming winter storm. Stay with KNDY AM & FM for the latest information, and download the KNDY-FM Mobile App to stay updated on the go.   Read More »

Amber Alert Cancelled By KBI; Velazquez & Delacruz No Longer In Kansas

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The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has cancelled the Kansas Amber Alert for Nomei Velazquez. The KBI reports that recent information indicate that she is no longer in Kansas. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has issued a Kansas Amber Alert for Nomei Velazquez. She is a 15 year old white female with black hair. She is 4 feet, 11 inches tall ... Read More »

Marshall County Board Of County Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Feb. 24

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Thomas K. Holle Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Robert S. Connell 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 »

Washington County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Feb. 24

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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, February 24, 2014 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice ... Read More »