Mixx 96.1 Freeway Hero Alert! Big construction project at I-5 and US 101 interchange in Olympia continues next weekend. Avoid using the freeways in the Olympia area if you possibly can to prevent backups! Listen to Mixx 96.1 starting Thursday for special reports and see www.mixx96.com/construction for full details and up-to-the-minute updates!   


androidtablet JOIN OUR LOYAL LISTENER CLUB ... & WIN A TABLET COMPUTER?! When you join the Mixx 96.1 Loyal Listener Club, you will be placed in a drawing for a tablet computer from 4th Dimension Computers & Technology (chance of winning typically around 1 in 150, great odds!) and we'll email you weekly newsletters with community events news & more chances to win. The Loyal Listener Club is sponsored by Color Graphics/Deer Creek Awards. Registration is free! Click here to join!



AIDSWalklogoFIGHT AIDS! Sign up now for the South Sound AIDS Walk at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma Saturday, September 20! Your support will help Pierce County AIDS Foundation provide compassionate and comprehensive AIDS prevention and support services for friends and neighbors living with HIV/AIDS. The South Sound AIDS Walk – it’s more than just a walk! Register today at http://piercecountyaids.org


artswalk-olympiacameraclub110FREE ART! On Friday, October 3 5-10pm and Saturday, October 4 noon-5pm, 96 downtown Olympia businesses will open their doors for Arts Walk to showcase the rich and diverse visual and performing arts of the area. Enjoy two days of drawings, paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics, photography, and other visual art. Take in performing arts, from family theater to a variety of musical styles and dance from ballet to Butoh, blues to barbershop! 



SouthSoundWomensShowlogoFOR WOMEN! Stop on by the Mixx 96.1 booth at the South Sound Women’s Show, all the things women LOVE in one location Saturday, October 4 and Sunday, October 5. Get ready for a day of fun, shopping, wine, entertainment, and pampering at the Pacific Sports and Events Center in Tacoma.

thurstoncountychamberlogoTHURSTON COUNTY CHAMBER MIXXER! FREE! TwinStar, 4525 Intelco Loop SE, Lacey is the location of the next Morning Mixxer Tuesday, October 7 7:30-8:30am. This monthly networking event is a low-key way for area professionals to meet in a fun, casual atmosphere. Sponsored by Anchor Bank & Mixx 96.1.



dickpustDICK PUST ON MIXX 96.1! Dick Pust, who has covered Olympia on local radio since he was a teenager, has two shows on Mixx 96.1 - Saturday Morning Conversation airs Saturdays at 8am while It's Your Community is Sunday mornings at 9!


WE'RE HIRING FOR THESE POSITIONS! We have openings in RADIO SALES (great job for right person!) or for ON-AIR SUBSTITUTE! Click the links for more about our open positions!


SUNNY WEEK? Click here for detailed South Sound Weather!


TRAFFIC WOE FOES! Follow traffic in the South Sound with Mixx 96.1 Freeway Hero traffic updates on air at 96.1 FM, on Twitter, and now on Facebook!


LET US HELP YOU PROMOTE YOUR EVENT! If your non-profit group is putting on an event, post the details here!


brainNOW EASIER FOR LESS BRAIN STRAIN! Play Color Graphics' Brainstretcher, the exercise game for your brain, every weekday morning at 8:40am on Mixx 96.1 and later on our Facebook page, facebook.com/mixx96.1. Guess the right answer and you will win a prize bag, including a t-shirt as well as other goodies like movie passes and DVDs, and be entered in the monthly drawing for an Under Armour duffel and $50 worth of Under Armour apparel from Color Graphics Screen Printing. See full details on the Mixx 96.1 contest page!


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concernforanimals160CONCERN FOR ANIMALS helps animals in Olympia and the surrounding area by providing funding for low-cost spay/neuter, emergency medical care, an animal food bank, and rescue & adoption. Click on their logo to get in touch - and help those who cannot help themselves! 


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