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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.

Missing Greenleaf Man Found Deceased

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The Washington County Sheriffs Office is reporting this evening that Matthew Peters, who was missing from Greenleaf, was found deceased. The Sheriffs Department reports that they do not suspect any foul play and the investigation into his death continues. Read More »

KSHSAA State Tournament Scoreboard – March 13

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Class 4A Div. I At Salina Boys Hayden 82, Independence 74 El Dorado 66, Basehor-Linwood 60 McPherson 53, KC Sumner 38 Paola 51, Winfield 48 Class 4A Div. II At Park City Boys Andale 56, Iola 47 Eudora 48, Holton 32 Scott City 71, Pratt 52 Concordia 77, Girard 63 Class 3A At Hutchinson Girls Lyons 57, Riley County 49 Nemaha Valley 36, ... Read More »

KSHSAA State Tournament Scoreboard – March 12

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Class 4A Div. I At Salina Girls Miege 62, McPherson 45 Andover Central 58, Paola 50 Wamego 51, Mulvane 40 KC Piper 77, Coffeyville 70 Class 4A Div. II At Park City Girls Burlington 40, Clay Center 34 Santa Fe Trail 46, Pratt 34 Frontenac 55, Wichita Trinity 46 Holton 53, Hugoton 41 Class 3A At Hutchinson Boys Beloit 52, Wellsville 46 Nemaha ... Read More »

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 »

Sports Ticket: Greg Gurley Interview

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Greg Gurley of the Jayhawk Radio Network stopped in to chat about the Kansas Jayhawks, and the upcoming Big 12 & NCAA Tournament. Listen to the full interview here.   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 »