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Win! TriBond – National Geographic Photographer!

Win tickets to see National Geographic Live: Social by Nature: Ronan Donovan, a presentation on social mammals by the biologist-photographer at the Washington Center November 2, and a National Geographic Weird But True kids’ book. Play TriBond with “Your Good Morning Mixx” Monday-Friday October 21-25 at 7:40am, brought to you by the Law Offices of Althauser Rayan Abbarno

Win! Contest – Scary Nights!

Win VIP tickets to the Scary Nights haunted house in BOOcoda, as well as the F.O.E. Family Friendly Haunted House (also in BOOcoda!), and Olympia Little Theatre’s dark comedy Vino Veritas opening October 25. Play “That’s Not Right” Monday-Friday October 21-25 at 3:20pm on KXXO Mixx 96.1. Contest number is 360-943-9696. You may win Cari’s contest once every 60 days.

Win More! Join Loyal Listener Club!

KXXO Mixx 96.1 and 4th Dimension Computers & Technology, the area’s top outlet for computers and service, now at their new Olympia Square location near Albertson’s, are giving you a chance to win a new tablet computer! If you are not already a member of the the KXXO Mixx 96.1 Loyal Listener Email Club, Click here to join and be automatically entered for the next drawing (it’s FREE and your info will not be shared or sold). Current members may enter at 4th Dimension. 

Boo!! Fall Fun Guide!

Check out our Fall Fun Guide for info on haunted houses and hauntings, harvest festivals, pumpkin patches, and corn mazes – haunted and otherwise! If your group is holding a Halloween or harvest event, or you know of other good fall fun, post the details at  


Halloween! Olympia Trick or Treat Treasure Hunt!

Bring your kids to Downtown Olympia Halloween Thursday, October 31 3-6pm, visiting businesses to collect FREE treats and take part in a treasure hunt! Each business will have a Wicked Kitty hidden somewhere in the store. When you locate it, you will be given an entry for the grand prize drawings of treasure chests full of items and coupons from local merchants. Click here for participating locations and rules! 

Free Fun! Olympia Third Thursday!

Downtown Olympia’s Third Thursday November 21 continues the tradition of little parties at shops around town – artists, tastings, and shopping specials galore! See for participant specials and the Challenge Game for prizes! 

NEW! Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber – I Don’t Care

NEW! Jonas Brothers – Sucker

NEW! Lewis Capaldi _ Someone You Loved

#3 Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper – Shallow

#2 Shawn Mendes – If I Can’t Have You

#1 P!nk – Walk Me Home

Lynda Zeman, appointed to the Lacey City Council five months ago, is now running for the position. Paid political ad.

Thurston County Auditor Mary Hall talks about what goes on behind the scenes to make sure your vote is properly counted.

Lloyd Sell and Art Weatherly talk about the help the Olympia Host Lions provide to the visually impaired.

Mayra Pena and Malika Lamont with the Thurston Asset Building Coalition advise employers on the opioid crisis. 

Ballet Northwest is celebrating 50 years! The dance company’s Ken Johnson talks about that and their upcoming Nutcracker.

Free Mixxer!

Family Education and Support Services’s new location at 6840 Capitol Blvd. S., in Tumwater, is the site of the next Thurston County Chamber Morning Mixxer on Tuesday, November 5 at 7:30am. The monthly Morning Mixxer networking event is a low-key way for area professionals to meet in a fun, casual atmosphere with free coffee and treats.

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