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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.

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


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 »

New Tire & Mechanical Shop Set To Open In Washington


There’s a new tire repair shop and mechanical service center going up on Highway 15 in Washington.  It’s expected to open in early November, according to owner Gary Stone.  It will be called Stone’s Southside Service.  He’ll incorporate his towing business into the building. Read More »

Coach’s Corner Wrap-Up Show – Week 8 (10-19-12)


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 »

KVA Announces 2012 Week 7 Volleyball Rankings


October 17, 2012, Topeka, KS — The Kansas Volleyball Association is pleased to announce the 2012 Week 7 Volleyball Rankings sponsored by PrepVolleyball.com. This is the final rankings for 2012. Rank – School – Record – Last Week’s Rank 6A 1. Washburn Rural (35-3) (1) 2. Gardner-Edgerton (31-6) (2) 3. Blue Valley North (26-8) (3) 4. Olathe East (31-5) (4) ... Read More »

Sub-State Volleyball Brackets Released By KSHSAA


56 KSHSAA Volleyball Sub-State Tournaments will be conducted on Saturday, October 20, 2012. There will be 8 sub-state tournaments per classification/division with the winners of each tournament advancing to their state tournament on Friday & Saturday, October 26-27. TIME: Sub-State Tournaments played on 1 court may start no earlier than 1 PM; tournaments conducted on 2 courts may start no earlier ... Read More »

Week #8 – Twin Valley League Volleyball Wrap


League Overall Centralia 10-1 33-4 B & B 10-1 32-5 Washington County 10-1 33-3 Valley Heights 7-4 19-16 Onaga 7-4 13-17 Hanover 5-6 18-15 Axtell 5-6 13-21 Frankfort 4-7 14-17 Wetmore 4-7 19-15 Linn 3-8 11-19 Clifton-Clyde 1-10 4-22 Blue Valley 0-11 3-30 Tuesday, October 16 Clifton-Clyde def St. Xavier 25-18 26-24 Southern Cloud def Clifton-Clyde 25-21 25-16 2012 TVL ... Read More »

Big 12 Men’s Basketball Media Days Live


  KANSAS CITY – The 2012 Big 12 Conference Men’s Basketball Media Day will be streamed live on kndyradio.com via the Big 12 Video Zone. All conference head coaches will hold press conferences, as well as select players from each team. Below is the anticipated schedule for press conferences today. Please use the video player above to watch live. *All ... Read More »