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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.

Craig Michael Wood Charged With First-Degree Murder In Amber Alert Case

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A man was charged in the murder of a missing 10-year-old Springfield girl who was found dead Wednesday morning. The news came just hours after police announced they had a suspect in custody in the abduction of Hailey Owens. The man, identified as 45-year-old Craig Michael Wood, was later charged with first-degree murder. The Kansas Highway Patrol ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Wyatt Thompson Interview

The Voice of the Kansas State Wildcats Wyatt Thompson was our guest this week on the KD Country 94 Sports Ticket. We talk about everything K-State related. Did you miss the show? Listen to the interview again right here. Read More »

Area Schools Announce Make-Up Plans For Winter Cancellations

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Marysville Schools will attend a full day Wednesday, February 12th as make-up for recent snow days. Teacher in-service was originally scheduled. In addition, the Marysville High School basketball games here with Riley County will be held this Saturday. Girls will tip off at 6, boys to follow, with junior varsity and varsity only, no freshman games. USD 113 Prairie Hills ... Read More »

Homicide Investigation Underway At The Mid America Ag Network in Wichita

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The Wichita studios of the Mid America Ag Network was the scene of a homicide investigation today after an employee found a body in the basement of the facility. The Mid America Ag Network supplies news, sports and market information to KNDY AM & FM. According to Wichita Police, the body was discovered shortly after 8 a.m. Police indicate the ... Read More »

Upcoming High School Basketball Broadcast Schedule

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The cold days of February means the hot days of high school basketball are here. With conference and post-season titles in view, several area teams are doing what they can to get into the best position to win it all. KNDY AM & FM will broadcast select games throughout February, as listed below. All schedules are subject to change, and ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Matt Tait Interview

Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World and http://www.kusports.com was our guest this week to talk Kansas Jayhawk Basketball. Listen to the full interview here. Read More »

Support The Red Cross, Help Patients By Giving Blood

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OMAHA, Neb. — Across the country, the American Red Cross is reminding communities that March is Red Cross Month. In the U.S., nearly 5 million patients need blood transfusions every year. By making an appointment to give blood this month, eligible donors can help the Red Cross meet patient needs. “The Red Cross relies on the support of the American ... Read More »