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Jen Austin is the host of the afternoon drive show on Mix 106, from 2 to 7pm every weekday. After a brief stint on Mix 106 in 2009, she's back in the Treasure Valley, entertaining listeners with interesting tidbits about fitness and exercise, relationships, and workplace experiences, and all the latest celebrity and pop culture news as Mix listeners wind down their day. Jen was born and raised in the rural town of Elwood, Nebraska. She went to college at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, and that's where Jen got her start in radio at country station KZKX. Jen continued in country radio at KASE in Austin, TX before moving to work at a network of stations that sent her shows to markets including Lubbock, Amarillo, Corpus Christi and Tyler, TX; as well as Jackson, MS, Lawton, OK, Baton Rouge, LA and more.
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Top Halloween Costumes Involve a Lot of Face Paint

We've heard Donald Trump wigs are selling like crazy, and "the dress" that made the rounds on the internet will be a hot Halloween costume too.  Other ideas are based on animated movie characters and involve a lot of yellow and blue face paint.

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The Broncos Practice with iPads

There is so much stuff that goes into making a football team tick.  Music is a big part of it, and helps keep energy levels up at practice.

What is the kicker doing with that iPad?  Oh, and the Broncos game may get bumped to a time that's a smidge later this weekend.  Here's why.

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Ladies, This May Be The Ultimate Solution for Frizz

I had my first-ever Keratin treatment on Tuesday, and I think I love it!  Ever had one?

This may be the first and only time I take a back-of-the-head selfie, but sometimes a quick pic is better than the mirror.

What are your thoughts on Keratin treatments?

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Hotel Transylvania 2: Behind the Scenes

I love watching the voice actors play their parts.  Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Cee Lo Green, David Spade, Molly Shannon, Selena Gomez, and more are on split screens
with their characters in this video, and it's been viewed more than 5 million times.  

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What Is The Autumnal Equinox Anyway?

For all practical purposes, fall probably started three weeks ago with the pumpkin spice world takeover.  That's more noticeable than this scientific equinox stuff anyway.

But do you know what's actually happening to the earth today?  Here is the "Cliff-Notes-busy-mom" version of what the Autumnal Equinox really means.

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Have Kids? You’re Probably Going to Hotel Transylvania 2 This Weekend

The cast for Hotel Transylvania 2 is incredible!  It's one of those movies that will have a bunch of recognizable voices behind the animation, but placing the human actor might drive us crazy if we don't know ahead of time.  So here's the cast list.  

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