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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.

State Cross Country Championship Results

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Courtesy of CatchItKansas.com and KWCH TV 12 Wichita 4A Girls - Wamego - Complete Results Team Title – Baldwin 1st – Cheyenne Becker, Pratt 2nd – Mikala Heddin, Hesston 3rd – Katren Rienbolt 4th – Emily Terrell, Rose Hill 4A Boys - Wamego - Complete Results Team Title – Wamego 1st – Angel Vasquez 2nd – Ethan Hartzell 3rd – Cale heiniger, Hiawatha 4th ... Read More »

High School State Playoff Brackets Set

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With the final games of the 2011 high school football regular season in the books, the focus of high school football players and fans across the state are now on the playoffs. The action gets started on Tuesday with several key matchups. 6A | 5A | 4A | 3A | 2-1A | 8M-I | 8M-II Matchups with area teams are ... Read More »

State High School Volleyball Tournament Results – Fri. Oct. 28

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Class 3A – Salina Bicentennial Center 8:30 AM: Wellsville (8) def. Hoisington 13-25, 25-20, 25-22 Nemaha Valley (7) def. Cherokee Southeast (2) 25-19, 25-13 9:30 AM: Phillipsburg (3) def. Marysville (6) 25-20, 25-16 Hillsboro (4) def. Douglass (5) 25-12, 25-12 10:30 AM: Marysville (6) def. Cherokee Southeast (2) 25-20, 25-16 Hoisington (1) def. Douglass (5) 25-9, 25-19 11:30 AM: Hillsboro ... Read More »

Kansas High School Football Playoff Brackets Set

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The Kansas State High School Activities Association has released the high school football brackets for all classes except 2-1A, which will finish their regular seasons on Friday, October 28th. 6A 5A 4A 3A 2-1A 8M-I 8M-II Wichita-Heights Stilwell-Blue Valley Louisburg Silver Lake Meade Madison-Hamilton Baileyville-B & B Yager Stadium, Topeka Welch Stadium, Emporia Salina District Stadium Gowans Stadium, Hutchinson Lewis ... Read More »

Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test Set for Wednesday, November 9, 2011

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Kansas radio and television stations, along with cable TV systems and satellite TV companies, will participate in the first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) on Wednesday, November 9.  The test, originating from Washington, D.C., will begin at approximately 1:00 pm Central and will last for about 3-1/2 minutes. During the test, the public will hear a message ... Read More »

State Volleyball – Class 1A D-II Schedule

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Class 1A Division II Schedule OCTOBER 28-OCTOBER29, 2011 HAYS, FHSU-GROSS MEMORIAL COLISEUM Friday, October 28 — Pool I (Top Bracket) Seed 1:  Hutchinson-Central Christian, 38-2 Seed 8:  Buffalo-Altoona Midway, 5-31 Seed 4:  Weskan, 31-7 Seed 5:  Logan, 21-12 COURT A 3:30 PM Hutchinson-Central Christian (1) vs. Buffalo-Altoona Midway (8) 4:30 PM Weskan (4) vs. Logan (5) 5:30 PM Hutchinson-Central Christian ... Read More »

State Volleyball – Class 1A D-I Schedule

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Class 1A Division I Schedule OCTOBER 28 –OCTOBER 29, 2011 HAYS, FHSU-GROSS MEMORIAL COLISEUM Friday, October 28 — Pool I (Top Bracket) Seed 1:  St. John-Hudson, 38-2 Seed 8:  Waverly, 20-10 Seed 4:  Kensington-Thunder Ridge, 29-8 Seed 5:  Dexter/Cedar Vale, 29-9 COURT A 8:30 AM St. John-Hudson (1) vs. Waverly (8) 9:30 AM Kensington-Thunder Ridge (4) vs. Dexter/Cedar Vale (5) ... Read More »

State Volleyball – Class 2A Schedule

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Class 2A Schedule OCTOBER 28 – OCTOBER 29, 2011 EMPORIA, WHITE AUDITORIUM Friday, October 28 — Pool I (Top Bracket) Seed 1:  Washington County, 35-5 Seed  8:  Ness City, 18-17 Seed 4:  Pratt-Skyline, 29-9 Seed 5:  Mound City-Jayhawk Linn, 28-11 COURT A 10:00 AM Washington County (1) vs. Ness City (8) 11:00 AM Pratt-Skyline (4) vs. Mound City-Jayhawk Linn (5) ... Read More »

State Volleyball – Class 3A Schedule

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Class 3A State Volleyball OCTOBER 28 – OCTOBER29, 2011 SALINA, BICENTENNIAL CENTER Friday, October 2 — Pool I (Top Bracket) Seed 1: Hoisington, 37-3 Seed 8: Wellsville, 22-16 Seed 4: Hillsboro, 34-6 Seed 5: Douglass, 26-13 COURT A 8:30 AM Hoisington (1) vs. Wellsville (8) 9:30 AM Hillsboro (4) vs. Douglass (5) 10:30 AM Hoisington (1) vs. Douglass (5) 11:30 ... Read More »

Area High School Sub-State Volleyball Results

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Class 3A at Marysville High School: Marysville defeats Silver Lake 25-23, 29-27.  Marysville will play in the 3A State Tournament in Salina on Friday & Saturday. Full Results from 3A Sub-State in Marysville Class 2A at Republic County High School: Washington Co. defeats Ell-Saline 25-21, 25-22. Washington Co. will play in the 2A State Tournament in Emporia on Friday & ... Read More »