Engagements

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Stensland-Bass to wed July 29

FAIRMONT — Stephanie Stensland and Colton Bass announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Larry and Deb Stensland of Granada, Jeff and Melissa Bass of Hills. Stephanie graduated from Southwest Minnesota State University. She works as an elementary teacher ...

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Splinter-Shumski to wed Aug. 5

FAIRMONT — Emily Splinter and Carter Shumski announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dale Splinter, Chris and Dereck Bartz, Jim Shumski, Sandy and Steve Griese. Emily is employed at Great Plains Transportation in Fairmont, and Carter is a self-employed ...

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Ruen-Gilbert to wed July 8

FAIRMONT — Sydney Ruen and Jonah Gilbert announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Paul and Sue Ruen of Fairmont, Keith and Betsy Gilbert of Arden Hills. Sydney graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in nursing. She is employed as a nurse ...

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Blake-Vetter to marry Oct. 7

FAIRMONT — Lacy Blake and Josh Vetter announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Chris and Cherish Blake of Portland, Ore., Jeff and Renae Vetter of Fairmont. Lacy graduated from American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Los Angeles, with a degree in ...

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Diekmann-Burnett to wed Sept. 16

FAIRMONT — Brittany Diekmann and Chris Burnett announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Myla Diekmann and Anthony Tate of Fairmont, and Jeff and Cindy Burnett of Sherburn. A Sept. 16 wedding is planned at Lincoln Park in Fairmont.

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Haugen-Jensen to wed June 17

FAIRMONT — Shana Haugen and Ryan Jensen announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Shari Haugen of Clear Lake, Iowa, Mary and Herbie Wittmus of Fairmont, and the late Mark Haugen and Dan Jensen. Both Shana and Ryan are involved in management at McDonald’s ...

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Koeritz-Luther to marry July 1

NORTHROP — Hayley Koeritz and Paul Luther announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Tom and Heidi Koeritz of Northrop, and Stan and Sharon Luther of Lewisville. Hayley graduated from Concordia University, Nebraska, with a bachelor’s degree in graphic ...

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Meyer-Berhow to wed July 22

FAIRMONT — Reanne Meyer and Nick Berhow announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dale Meyer of Fairmont, Deb Holz of Welcome, and Paul and Vickie Berhow of Truman. Reanne graduated from Buena Vista University in 2008 with a degree in elementary education. ...

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Voyles-Kallemeyn to wed June 11

LEWISVILLE — Alissa Voyles and Dylan Kallemeyn announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Scott and Heidi Voyles of Lewisville, and Joe and Lisa Kallemeyn of Fairmont. Alissa is self-employed with Keep ’Em Runnin’ Equine Massage. Dylan is ...

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Snyder-Schaal to wed Oct. 28

FAIRMONT — Jennifer Snyder and Bradley Schaal announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Paula Snyder of Fairmont, Marsha Muller of Fairmont, Mark Snyder and David Schaal, both deceased. Jennifer attended cosmetology school in San Diego, Calif. She is ...

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Christians-Douglas to wed Oct. 7

FAIRMONT — Laura Christians and Matthew Douglas announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Kent and Marlys Christians, Randy and Karen Douglas, all of Fairmont. Laura graduated from Iowa Lakes Community College with associate’s degrees in early childhood ...

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Geistfeld-Schock to wed June 24

TRUMAN — Haley Geistfeld and Garrett Schock announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Troy and Yolonda Geistfeld of Truman, Greg and Lori Schock of Granada. Haley graduated from Minnesota State-Mankato with a degree in elementary education. She is ...

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Traetow-Babineau to wed June 11

FAIRMONT — Angela Traetow and Matthew Babineau announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Larry and Bonnie Traetow of Fairmont, Lucien and Louise Babineau of Wiscasset, Maine. Angela graduated from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington with a ...

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Denton-Ekstrom to wed June 17

GRANADA — Bethanie Anne Denton and Andrew Karl Ekstrom announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dan and Sheila Denton of Granada, Jon Beebe of Mapleton, and Gary and Robin Ekstrom of Lewisville. Bethanie works as an office manager and caseworker for the ...

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Breneman-Crosby to wed May 6

SHERBURN — Paige Breneman and Payten Crosby announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are David and Julie Breneman, Tom and Lisa Crosby, all of Sherburn. Paige was an undergrad at Gustavus Adolphus College, and will graduate from Carroll University in August ...

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Dukart-Smith to wed Sept. 9

ARMSTRONG — Carly Dukart and Bradley Smith announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Scott and Nancy Dukart of Lakeville, Marklynn Smith-Wegner of Armstrong, and the late Richard Smith. Carly graduated from the University of Minnesota-Morris with a ...

Bulock-Lehr to wed Dec. 2

FAIRMONT - Alex Bulock and Austin Lehr announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.Parents of the couple are Guy and Linda Bulock, Cade and Kara Lehr, all of Fairmont.Alex received her high school diploma and currently works at Green Mill Restaurant in Fairmont. She has plans to move to ...

Carlson-Hallman to wed Dec. 17

TRIMONT - Hilary Carlson and Samuel Hallman announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.Parents of the couple are Kermit and Robin Carlson, and Matthew and Stephanie Hallman.Hilary graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in 2014 and is the Spanish instructor at Alden-Conger ...

Elder-Seeman to wed Nov. 19

AMBOY - Anne Elder and Travis Seeman announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.Parents of the couple are Howie Elder of Apple Valley, Molly Elder of Eagan, Jerry and Dorene Seeman of Amboy.Anne graduated from East View High School in Apple Valley. She works in Eagan.Travis graduated from ...

Pannkuk-Nichols to wed Nov. 5

FAIRMONT - Amy Marie Pannkuk and Jared Randall Nichols announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.Parents of the couple are Barb and Bill Pannkuk of Fairmont, Wade and Lee Ann Magel of Naples, Fla., and Randy and Denise Nichols of Carlisle, Iowa.Amy is a graduate of Fairmont High School ...