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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.

Sections Of K-16 To Close Tuesday-Thursday In Pottawatomie County


Kansas Highway 16 in Pottawatomie County will be closed at various spots Tuesday through Thursday for culvert replacement work. FULL ROADWAY CLOSURE: Eastbound and westbound K-16 will be closed to all traffic at varying locations for culvert replacement work on Tuesday-Thursday, November 6-8 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. each day. Tuesday, November 6: All lanes of K-16 will be ... Read More »

Follow The State Football Playoffs On KNDY


The 2012 Kansas High School Football Playoffs continue to roll on across Kansas, and Your Country KNDY will keep you informed of all the action as it unfolds with our content partner Kpreps.com. On-air we continue to follow the Hanover Wildcats as they march towards an 8-Man, Division II State Championship. Saturday they host Colony-Crest for a 3 PM kickoff ... Read More »

Kansas Football Playoff Scores – Oct. 30


8-Man, D-II Baileyville B&B 55, Goessel  8 – Final Caldwell 50, Waverly 36 – Final Colony-Crest 66, South Barber 50 – Final Fowler 17, Victoria 14 – Final Hanover 48, Chase 0 – Final Otis-Bison 54, Rolla 0 – Final Sharon Springs-Wallace Co. 56, Beloit St. Johns-Tipton 6,  – Final Thunder Ridge 58, Weskan 12 – Final 8-Man, D-I Hodgeman ... Read More »

Area High School Football Scores – Oct. 25


North Central Kansas League Concordia 50, Clay Center 6 Nemaha Valley 33, Marysville 0 Twin Valley League 8-Man Baileyville B&B 48, Blue Valley 0 Clifton-Clyde 2, Independence Home School 0 (Forfeit) Hanover 58, Frankfort 12 Pike Valley 60, Linn 14 Twin Valley League 11-Man Valley Heights 46, Oskaloosa 8 Nebraska Schools Falls City-Sacred Heart 49, Diller-Odell 0 Oakland 43, Southern ... Read More »

Coach’s Corner Wrap-Up Show – Week 9 (10-25-12)


The KNDY Coach’s Corner Wrap-Up Show takes you inside the locker room of your favorite local high school football team right before kickoff. The program airs each Friday Night at 6:30 p.m. following the Kpreps.com Kansas Pregame Show on AM 1570/FM 94.1. Read More »

State Volleyball Playoffs On KNDY AM & FM


The Kansas State High School Activities Association 2012 Volleyball State Playoffs begin on Friday and Your Country KNDY AM 1570/FM 94.1 & FM 95.5 will have complete coverage of two area teams as they go for the Championship. We will have live play by play coverage of the Marysville Lady Bulldogs as they compete in the 3A State Championship at ... Read More »

District Football Breakdown From Kpreps.com


The hard work and sweat are finally paying off for several area teams as the district playoffs come to a conclusion across the area on Thursday and Friday. This week our high school football broadcast partners at Kpreps.com have compiled the playoff scenarios heading into the final week of the regular season. Get a full review of the scenarios below on ... Read More »

Clifton-Clyde vs. Independence Home School Cancelled


The Clifton-Clyde Eagles football game against Independence Home School of Lawrence scheduled for Thursday in Clyde is cancelled by forfeit by Independence Home School. Independence Home School says that lack of players is the reason the game is cancelled and forfeited. Clifton-Clyde ends the regular season at 5-2, with a 4-2 district record. Read More »

Informational Meeting Set Regarding Proposed Marysville Pool

New Marysville Pool Design

There will be informational meetings on the new proposed pool for Marysville coming up Tuesday, October 23rd and again October 30th at 6 p.m. each evening at the Marysville City Hall. Mayor Bill Phillipi and Council Members will be on hand to answer questions concerning the new pool.  Mayor Phillipi will be our guest on our public affairs program this ... Read More »

Unemployment Rates Fall In Northeast Kansas


Unemployment rates fell throughout most of Northeast Kansas last month. Marshall County had an unemployment rate of 3.6%, Washington County was at 3.3%, Nemaha County was at 3.0%, Riley County was at 3.9%, and Pottawatomie County was at 4.3%. Statewide the jobless rate fell below 6% for the first time since December 2008 at 5.9%, down from 6.2% in August. Read More »