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Author Archives: Derek Nester

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.

LIVE State Wrestling Coverage on AM 1570/FM 94.1

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For the first time in the 55 year history of KNDY, we will be providing LIVE play by play coverage of every Marysville High School Wrestling Match at the 3-2-1A State Wrestling Championships at Gross Memorial Coliseum at Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kan. Broadcasts will be available on Classic Country KNDY AM 1570/FM 94.1 and world-wide via the ... Read More »

Marysville Sends 5 Wrestlers To 3-2-1A State in Hays

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CLASS 3-2-1A AT RUSSELL TEAM SCORES Hoisington 1661/2, Smith Center 159, Marysville 1371/2, Beloit 110, SE of Saline 931/2, Minneapolis 881/2, Lyons 861/2, Russell 781/2, Riley County 711/2, Republic County 66, Lincoln 39, Stafford 29, Sacred Heart 27, Rock Hills 26, Thunder Ridge 251/2, Ellsworth 22, Bennington 151/2, Fairfield 15, Sylvan-Lucas 14, St. John’s Military 3, Osborne 0. TOP-FOUR PLACERS ... Read More »

Kansas & Kansas State Football Schedules Announced

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The Big 12 Conference has announced the 2012-2013 conference schedule, and listed below are the schedules for both Kansas and Kansas State. Game times and dates are subject to change. KANSAS JAYHAWKS ON FM 95.5 Date Opponent / Event Location Time / Result 09/01/12 vs. South Dakota St. Lawrence, Kan. TBA 09/08/12 vs. Rice Lawrence, Kan. TBA 09/15/12 vs. TCU ... Read More »

Kansas Volleyball Hall of Fame Established

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Topeka, KS — The Kansas Volleyball Association is establishing the KVA Hall of Fame this year in order to honor and recognize the outstanding individuals who helped organize, shape, transform, advance, coach, officiate, and play the sport of high school volleyball in Kansas after 41 seasons of competition. There have been many outstanding players, teams, coaches, officials, and administrators who ... Read More »

Purchase advanced KSHSAA 3-2-1A State Wrestling Tickets

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Fort Hays State Athletic Department would like to give your school and fans the opportunity to purchase advanced KSHSAA 3-2-1A State Wrestling Tickets for both Thursday, February 23 and Friday, February 24. Tickets are on sale now until Tuesday, February 21 at 4:30 p.m. These tickets can be purchased online through the link provided below or by telephone.  Fans could also ... Read More »

Authorities Searching For Missing Frankfort Man

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The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Francis Kramer, 78, of Frankfort. He has been missing since Friday. Kramer was last seen in route to Sac & Fox Casino. He was driving a 1991 blue Chevy Lumina with Kansas tag UZR-569. If you have seen Kramer or know any information about his whereabouts, please contact the Marshall County Sheriff’s ... Read More »

Area High School Basketball Scores – Feb. 7

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North Central Kansas League – Boys Abilene 82, Augusta 29 Chapman 41, Wamego 39 OT Concordia 63, Riley County 44 Republic County 56, Clay Center 45 Rock Creek 56, Marysville 46 North Central Kansas League – Girls Abilene 44, Augusta 23 Republic County 62, Clay Center 30 Riley County 67, Concordia 28 Rock Creek 48, Marysville 44 Wamego 62, Chapman ... Read More »

Mid-Season Tournament Wrap-Ups

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Complete wrap-up of the mid-season tournaments across the KNDY listening area. Hiawatha Invitational Girls Tournament Bracket (PDF)  – Jan. 24-28th – – COMPLETED Twin Valley League Boys Tournament Bracket (PDF) – Jan. 14-21st – – COMPLETED Twin Valley League Girls Tournament Bracket (PDF) – Jan. 14-21st – – COMPLETED Nemaha Valley Raider Classic Boys Tournament Bracket (PDF) – Jan. 17-21st – – Updated ... Read More »