Events

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Dazzling Diamond Giveaway Event

All 40 of our Mix 96.5 Dazzling Diamond Giveaway qualifiers will be invited to the giveaway event on Saturday, February 7th at 11am at Alan’s Jewelry, 1186 Patton Avenue. Everyone will leave with a fabulous prize from our partners, but only one will WIN the Dazzling Diamond! Get all the details!

Lifestyle

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Forget wings and queso, veggies are most popular big game food

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While the gladiators of the NFL are clashing in Phoenix, the titans of food will be fighting for supremacy at spreads across the country.

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Need for speed: Regulators raise bar on Internet speeds

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The change in the definition of broadband means nearly a fifth of Americans lack access to high-speed Internet.

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Public health officials blast e-cigarettes

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Critics say e-cigarettes are addictive, lead to nicotine poisoning among children, and threaten to unravel the reduction of tobacco use.

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Snapchat adds news, entertainment to its messaging service

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Snapchat has partnered with CNN, ESPN and others to compete with Facebook and Twitter.

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Opera hopes to strike a chord with young listeners

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National outreach programs hope to turn kids on to an old art form and injecting an aging, shrinking fan base with new life.

National

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Romney will not run for president in 2016

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The Republican told his supporters he will not seek a presidential nomination for a third time.

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U.S. wants to analyze DNA from 1 million people

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The U.S. has proposed analyzing genetic information as part of a new initiative to understand human disease.

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U.S. homeownership hits 20-year low

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The home ownership rate slipped to 63.9 percent, the lowest level since the third quarter of 1994.

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Need for speed: Regulators raise bar on Internet speeds

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The change in the definition of broadband means nearly a fifth of Americans lack access to high-speed Internet.

Sports

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

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More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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This week’s best sports shots

A look back on some of the biggest moments and best photos in sports this week.

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Seahawks: A championship season in photos

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A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

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Patriots: A championship season in photos

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A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

Trending

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Babies going through tunnels

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You have to see these kids react to the magic of underground transportation.

News

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It’s a dog-eat-dog world at the 2015 Puppy Bowl

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It's Ruff versus Tuff in the 11th annual football game of puppy power!

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Nickelodeon latest to offer streaming service

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Good news for "SpongeBob SquarePants" fans.

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WATCH: 4 unforgettable Super Bowl halftime shows

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Four of the most memorable Super Bowl halftime shows ever.

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Jeff Bridges hopes his new album puts fans to sleep

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"The Big Lebowski" star has released "Sleeping Tapes," a project full of spoken word pieces and meditation mantras.

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Justin Bieber begs forgiveness in nervous ‘Ellen’ interview

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The pop star said he was leaving behind his "arrogant" and "conceited" attitude.

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Katy Perry promises lions, sharks, and some singing at Super Bowl halftime

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An unnamed "old school" female singer will show up as a surprise performer in addition to Perry and rocker Lenny Kravitz.

On The Mix

SOCON CHAMPIONSHIPS

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The road to the Final Four starts in Asheville. Don’t miss this opportunity to see your favorite SoCon men’s and women’s basketball teams in action on the court.

Band Aid 5k/8K

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The 3rd Annual Band Aid Race, Saturday, February 28th, benefiting the Asheville High School Band!

WNC Beer Guide

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Think of us as your virtual cicerone of finely fermented beverages! We offer reviews of local breweries and tap rooms, their brew selections and more!

Mix 96.5 Mobile App

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Take MIX 96.5 wherever you go This Summer and download the NEW Mix 96.5 Mobile Streaming App!

Mix 96.5 Teacher of the Month

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Mix 96.5 needs your help to recognize the outstanding teachers in our area! Find out how!

Race to the Taps

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Runners and craft beer enthusiasts, mark your calendars for Asheville’s first running race series of its kind!