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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.

Winter Storm Watch; Video Briefing From NWS Topeka

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The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for our entire listening area. Below is a video briefing from the National Weather Service in Topeka about the upcoming winter storm. Stay with KNDY AM & FM for the latest information, and download the KNDY-FM Mobile App to stay updated on the go.   Read More »

Amber Alert Cancelled By KBI; Velazquez & Delacruz No Longer In Kansas

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The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has cancelled the Kansas Amber Alert for Nomei Velazquez. The KBI reports that recent information indicate that she is no longer in Kansas. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has issued a Kansas Amber Alert for Nomei Velazquez. She is a 15 year old white female with black hair. She is 4 feet, 11 inches tall ... Read More »

Marshall County Board Of County Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Feb. 24

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Thomas K. Holle Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Robert S. Connell members and Sonya L. Stohs, County Clerk present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute. The minutes and agenda were approved as presented upon a motion ... Read More »

Washington County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Feb. 24

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These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. Prepared by Denae Dimler, County Clerk. The Board of County Commission for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, February 24, 2014 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice ... Read More »

Marshall County To Test Outdoor Sirens As Part of Severe Weather Awareness Week

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The Marshall County Emergency Management office will conduct a test of all tornado sirens in Marshall County on Tuesday, March 4 at 1:30 p.m. as part of the Kansas Severe Weather Awareness Week activities. The test is a good reminder to practice your emergency plans at both home and school as severe weather season approaches. For a complete look at ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Josh Eilert Interview

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This week on the KD Country 94 Sports Ticket we spoke with Josh Eilert who is the Coordinator of Basketball Operations for the West Virginia Men’s basketball Team. We talked about his time growing up in Osborne, Kansas and about his time at K-State and West Virginia working for Bob Huggins. Listen to the full interview above, and catch The ... Read More »

Longtime Editor & Co-Publisher Of The Marysville Advocate Howard Kessinger Passes Away

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The longtime editor and co-publisher of the Marysville Advocate newspaper passed away early this morning at Bryan Memorial LGH Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska. Howard Kessinger, who dedicated over 30 years of service to the Advocate before retiring in 2012 was 81 years old. Kessinger supported many events and initiatives all across Marysville and the entire Marshall & Washington County community. ... Read More »

KNDY-FM Mobile Apps Launch; Available For Download

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MARYSVILLE, KAN. – Dierking Communications, Inc. and Nobex Technologies today announced the launch of mobile applications for KNDY-FM, available for download on Android and Windows smartphones. The application allows smartphone users to stream live programming from 95.5 KNDY-FM, and check the latest updates from the stations Facebook and Twitter accounts. Users will be able to listen to local news, weather, ... Read More »

Marshall County Board of County Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Feb. 18

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Thomas K. Holle Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Robert S. Connell members and Sonya L. Stohs, County Clerk present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute. The minutes and agenda were approved as presented upon a motion ... Read More »