Area School Closings & Delays – 2/12/19

The following school closings and delays have been reported as of 10:34 PM on 2/11/19

Listen starting at 7:00 a.m. on FM 95.5 KNDY & AM 1570/FM 94.1 KNDY for the latest updates on closings and postponements as well as the latest weather update from Weatherology.

  • USD 108 Washington Co. – 2 Hour Delay
  • USD 113 Prairie Hills – Opening at 10 AM
  • USD 322 Onaga – 2 Hour Delay
  • USD 323 Rock Creek – 2 Hour Delay
  • USD 364 Marysville – 2 Hour Delay
  • USD 380 Vermillion – 2 Hour Delay
  • USD 384 Blue Valley – 2 Hour Delay
  • Highland Community College – Baileyville – Opening 9:30 AM
Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.