Pay It Forward Podcast

Focusing on the good people and events in and around Alexandria, MN! Powered by Glenwood State Bank!

Latest Episodes

Pay It Forward Podcast CentraCare Golf Scramble

Centra Care is dedicated to making rural health care a priority! Special Guest Paul Knutson, Senior Development Officer of CentraCare. Support our senior citizens with this upcoming Golf Scramble June 29th! Sign up here!

Pay It Forward Podcast: Chris Hawkey

Chris Hawkey will join the Fabulous Armadillos’ and their party band to kick off the Cool Summer Concert Series, presented by Diamond Buick GMC, next Friday, May 26th at Copper Trail Brewing Company. What is the song Chris looks forward to singing the most? Listen to find out!

Pay It Forward Friday: Someplace Safe – Domestic Violence Impacts the Whole Community

Our community recently experienced first had the devastation of Domestic Violence. Special guests from Someplace Safe, a local non profit, join Kris & Chelsea in studio. Leigh and Elizabeth are experts in their field of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and General Crimes…numbers that seem to be rising in our community. Here’s how we can support them and our neighbors in need!

Pay It Forward Podcast: From Nurse to Brain Cancer Survivor – Benefit for Laurie

In February 2020, Laurie received devastating news that she had brain cancer. She was just weeks away from retirement. Now, brain cancer survivor, Laurie is cancer free but left with very limited mobility. A benefit is being held in her honor so that she can have her lifelong dream! After dedicating her life to others, the community is now wrapping their arms around this incredible woman. Special guests, Nicole her daughter, and family friend Amy Foxx, from KIK-FM.

Pay It Forward Podcast: Child Abuse Prevention Month and What We Can Do!

April is child abuse prevention month. Our Radiothon to End Child Abuse partner, Family Wise, is a great organization that helps support local and statewide families on this complex and important topic. So what is child abuse, how can we support families, and what can we do individually to prevent abuse from happening? Special guest, Ann Gaash, CEO of Family Wise joins the conversation!

Pay It Forward Podcast: The Play That Goes Wrong at Andrea Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong is very funny comedy at the Andrea Theatre. Performance dates are April 20 – 22 and 27 – 29 at 7:00pm; April 23 and 30 at 2:00pm. Dave Christman is in the show along with a very talented cast. Listen as he talks about what you can expect to happen seeing this show, and maybe even some unexpecting things!

Pay It Forward Podcast: All About Ice with the DNR

When the ice is melting, when do you need to get off the lake? Technically, you don’t. But you need to be safe about it! Special guest Conservation Officer Mitch Lawler with the DNR.

Pay It Forward Podcast: Police Chief Speaks About School Lockdowns and Public Safety

Your heart stops when you hear the words “school lockdown”. Two local incidents and one nationwide in the last 6 days made for a very heavy week pertaining to threats being made at schools. From verbal threats, to assaults and escalating to full blown school shootings…there is a whole new level of crisis response that is being activated in our schools and communities. Special Guest Alexandria Police Chief Scott Kent joins the conversation about Public Safety, responding to a crisis, and how everyone can play a crucial part when faced with an emergency.