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Fraud Awareness Advised As Scam Reports Increase

By Bruce Dierking – KNDY News

Fraud awareness continues, with almost constant reports to local authorities of various scams, most all of which are seeking access to personal and financial information. Many are well disguised as legitimate requests from companies that a resident may in fact do business with, including banks, credit cards, utilities, and others.

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Solicitations are generally initiated via phone calls or email communication. If in doubt, return a call to the provider or business directly, and if you remain uncertain contact authorities or service agencies for guidance. A best caution is not to provide any personal or account information unless you are absolutely assured that the request is legitimate.

Derek Nesterhttps://sunflowerstateradio.com
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.

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