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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.

KHP: No Fatalities Reported Over Independence Weekend

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The July 4th holiday weekend has come and gone, and Kansas experienced much travel on the state’s roadways. Last weekend, the Patrol and other law enforcement personnel from throughout the state worked to help ensure motorists reached their destinations safely. The Patrol’s preliminary figures from the holiday weekend activity are in, and for the July 4th, 2010 holiday reporting period ... Read More »

Marysville Chamber of Commerce to host the 312th Army Band

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The 312th United States Army Band was activated on October 1st, 1973 in Lawrence, Kansas, as part of the 89th Army Reserve Command, headquartered in Wichita, Kansas. Although not officially a descendent, the band unofficially was reorganized from the 89th Division Band that deployed during the campaign to reoccupy France during World War II.  For a brief period in the ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners Meeting Minutes

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The Board of Washington County Commissioners met in regular session on Tuesday, July 6, 2010 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present:  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, Chairman, Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk.    Chairman Helms called the meeting to order with prayer. ... Read More »

’10 Marysville High School Football Schedule (Updated)

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The 2010 high school football season is only a couple months away, and we’re preparing to bring you another exciting season of high school football here on KNDY AM & FM. You will find below the 2010 Marysville High School Football Schedule and our broadcast plans for Marysville at this point. We’ll have our area schedule out soon which includes ... Read More »

KDOT Encourages Safe Holiday/Summer Travels

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Traditionally, the Fourth of July holiday creates one of the busiest travel times on roads and highways in Kansas. Unfortunately, an increase in traffic increases the likelihood of traffic crashes, injuries and deaths. KDOT travel information resources can help with planning your holiday or other summer travels and can keep you informed as you travel. By planning ahead, travelers can ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Michael J. Keating, Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Thomas K. Holle members; and Judy Ballman, Deputy 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 Weekly Sheriffs Report

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On June 15th on 25th Road ¼ mile west of Rainbow Road, Nicholas Garber, Hanover driving a 2008 Chevrolet struck deer. Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported. On June 19th on Quivira Road ¼ mile north of Quail Avenue, Emily Schreiber, St. John, KS driving a 2001 Pontiac struck deer. Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, ... Read More »

Koch Receives Hoppenstedt Nursing Scholarship

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Marysville, KS – Jacqueline (Jackie) Koch, a second-year nursing student at Baker University of Nursing at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka, KS, is the recipient of the Henry W. Hoppenstedt Nursing Scholarship from Community Memorial Healthcare. Koch is a 2006 graduate of Marysville High School and is the daughter of Steve and Joyce Koch of Beattie, KS. Koch will be honored ... Read More »

New CMH Foundation Established; Board Elected

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Marysville, KS — The Board of Trustees for Community Memorial Healthcare’s newly created foundation met June 23, 2010, to elect officers and establish areas of giving. CMH Foundation will be the philanthropic arm of the hospital whose purpose is to support and encourage health care services and education.  The foundation board consists of three hospital board members who will serve ... Read More »

“Films On The 50″ Scheduled for Charles Steele Field in Waterville

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Charles Steele Memorial Field in Waterville will be host to a few outdoor cinematic films this summer. The series, dubbed “Films on the 50″ will feature the following movies: Wednesday, July 7th – The Incredibles at 8:00 PM & Iron Man at 10:00 PM. Wednesday, July 21st - Monsters Inc. at 8:00 PM & The Bounty Hunter at 10:00 PM Wednesday, ... Read More »