Snow!? Stay Safe with KXXO!

Snow or ice? Get the free KXXO Mixx 96.1 streaming app for your smartphone from Google Play (for Android phones) or the App Store (Apple) or put fresh batteries in your radio and listen to KXXO Mixx 96.1 for school closings, South Sound weather updates, Freeway Hero traffic, and comfort in the storm!

Win TriBond! Piano Men!

Win tickets to see The Greatest Piano Men – a rock and roll celebration of the world’s greatest pianists and showmen, like Elton John, Billy Joel, and Stevie Wonder – at the Washington Center Saturday, March 9, plus hand-crafted whole-bean coffee from Cutters Point Coffee Company! Play TriBond with Lorri and Ty, your “Good Morning Mixx” at 7:40am February 26-March 1 on KXXO Mixx 96.1. Contest number is 360-943-9696. You may win TriBond every 30 days. 

Win! Family Play & Hands On!

Win tickets to see Olympia Family Theater’s Barney Carey Gets His Wings opening February 23 and a family pass to Hands On Children’s Museum! Play That’s Not Right at 3:20pm Monday-Friday, February 19-23 on KXXO Mixx 96.1. Contest number is 360-943-9696. You may win That’s Not Right every 30 days.

Fight Cancer! Relay For Life!

Hope burns bright at the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Thurston County Saturday, June 22-Sunday, June 23 at North Thurston High School, with the “Night of Hope” luminaria Saturday night to honor those touched by cancer! Sign up now and help ACS provide local services like free rides to treatment! Get involved in your community’s Relay For Life and do your part for everyone fighting cancer!

Your Community! Pust Program/Podcast!

Olympia grew up listening to Dick Pust chatting with candidates for local office and representatives from every community group one could imagine. On his Your Community program (on-air Saturdays at 7am) and podcast (on demand), Dick talks with, as he says, “people … making our lives better.” Thanks to Americool Heating and Air Conditioning for presenting “Your Community.” If you would be interested in sponsoring “Your Community” or purchasing “Your Community” on-air and digital advertising, contact Brian Butler at 360-943-9937.

Win More! Join Loyal Listener Club!

KXXO Loyal Listener Club members get more chances to win – often an exclusive new contest in Wednesday’s email newsletter! Click here to join (it’s FREE and your info will not be shared or sold). Loyal Listeners are the first to find out what we’re doing – and they’re also our advisory panel, letting us know what we can do to improve KXXO Mixx 96.1. Join now and help us build a better KXXO Mixx 96.1!

Our Top 15! See our Songs!

Watch the videos for our Top 15 new songs! While we mix(x) songs from the ’80s to now, often hits you no longer hear on the radio, these are just the strongest of today’s hit songs.  Need to know the name of a song? Email John at with date/time played, sung by male or female, and any distinctive lyrics.

Listen On Your Smart Speaker

Problems getting the right Mixx 96.1 on your Alexa? Say “Alexa, Enable KXXO Skill” or click on audio below.

After you’ve done that one time, you should be able to say “Alexa, play KXXO” and be able to hear us successfully. NOTE: You will only get the correct Mixx 96.1 if you say “Play KXXO.”

Traffic Woe Foes

Follow traffic in the South Sound with KXXO Mixx 96.1 Freeway Hero traffic updates on air at 96.1 FM and the cameras and info at

Listen Live On Your Smartphone!

Listen on your phone! You can get our Apple mobile streaming app at the App Store or our Android app through the Play Store. Search for KXXO!