Engagements

Monsen-Hanson to wed Aug. 24

FAIRMONT — Meghan Monsen and Kevin Hanson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Todd and Patty Monsen, and Gary and Linda Hanson, all of Fairmont. Meghan graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, then continued her schooling at ...

Schroeder-Hested to wed Aug. 10

LAKE CRYSTAL — Karina Schroeder and Lukas Hested announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents are Rob and Michelle Schroeder of Lake Crystal, and Tim and Tammie Hested of Fairmont. Karina graduated from Lake Crystal High School in 2012 and attended Gustavus Adolphus College ...

Haag-McConnell to wed Sept. 7

BANCROFT — Collete Ann Haag and Clint Michael McConnell announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Thomas and Patricia Haag of Ledyard, and Bob and Lisa McConnell of Armstrong. Collete graduated from North Union High School in 2013, and Iowa State ...

Ammann-Ekstrom to wed Aug. 3

WELCOME — Haley Ammann and Levi Ekstrom, both of Welcome, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are David and Michele Ammann, and Keith and Cindy Ekstrom, all of Truman. Haley graduated from Fairmont Jr./Sr. High School in 2012 and is a Southwest Minnesota ...

Schmidt-Botzet to marry July 6

FAIRMONT — Emma Schmidt and Jeremy Botzet announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Richard and Judy Botzet of Fairmont, and Jeff and Ann Schmidt of Mitchell, S.D. Both are graduates of Augustana University and will be moving to Arkansas where Emma will ...

Bishop-Bettin to marry in July

SHERBURN — Christen Bishop and Darren Bettin announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the groom are Ronald and Lori Bettin of Sherburn. A July 2019 wedding is being planned.

Schultz-Lundblad to wed in June

BLUE EARTH — Sarah Schultz and Phillip Lundblad announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Sherry and Meldon Elmore of Blue Earth, Roger Schomberg of Fairmont, Norman and Cynthia Lundblad of South St. Paul. Sarah is a stay-at-home mom. Phillip is a ...

Wrucke-Schwarzrock to wed

FAIRMONT — Ashley Wrucke and Brian Schwarzrock announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Marlin and Kay Wrucke of Fairmont, and Dennis and Joyce Schwarzrock of Springfield. Ashley attended South Central College in Mankato and is employed at Farmward ...

Lubenow-Hoscheit to marry

FAIRMONT — Melissa Lubenow and Jared Hoscheit announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Lynn and Pam Lubenow of Fairmont, and Tim and Kim Hoscheit of New Ulm. Melissa is an elementary school counselor at Maple River Schools, and this fall will become the ...

Hertling-Splinter to wed Aug. 10

FAIRMONT — Denver Hertling and Brandon Splinter announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are John and Deb Hertling of New Ulm, Chris and Dereck Bartz of Northrop, and Dale Splinter of Fairmont. Denver graduated from New Ulm High School in 2013, and ...

Erickson-Vu to marry June 2

FAIRMONT — Linnea Erickson and Joshua Vu announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dr. Jon and Donna Erickson of Fairmont, Hung Vu and Hien Nguyen of Albert Lea. Linnea graduated from Bethel University in St. Paul, with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. ...

Schrader-Hartke to wed June 15

FAIRMONT — Sierra Schrader and Jacob Hartke announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dennis and Jodie Schrader, and Bradley and Elizabeth Hartke, all of Fairmont. Sierra graduated from Minnesota State University-Mankato with a degree in social work. She ...

Hasek-Huss to marry May 4

FAIRMONT — Angie Hasek and Andrew Huss announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Wayne and Christine Hasek of Fairmont, and Marty and Lori Huss of Jordan. Angie graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a bachelor’s degree in business ...

Gronewald-Fordice plan wedding

FAIRMONT — Dr. Jeff Fordice and Ann Gronewald announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Ann farms near Granada, and Jeff practices dentistry in Fairmont. A March 2019 wedding with their children and grandchildren is being planned.

Evelsizer-Comer to wed Oct. 20

FAIRMONT — Aimee Evelsizer and Andy Comer announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Bob and Gwen Evelsizer of Fairmont, Pat and Ann Comer of Isanti. Aimee graduated from South Dakota State University in Brookings, S.D., with a degree in Early Childhood ...

Kunes-Karre to marry March 16

FAIRMONT — Carly Kunes and Erik Karre announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Mike and Julie Kunes of Columbus, Neb., and Tom and LaDonna Karre of Kearney, Neb. Carly graduated in 2010 from Hastings Community College in Hastings, Neb., with an ...

Evans-Anderson to wed Sept. 21

FAIRMONT — Jennifer (Baarts) Evans and Brent Anderson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dolores Baarts of Fairmont, the late James Baarts, and Arthur and Judy Anderson of Minneapolis. A Sept. 21 wedding is planned at Machine Shop in Minneapolis.

Harms-Loucks to wed Sept. 22

LAKOTA — Amanda Harms and Andrew Loucks announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dennis and Sheila Harms of Aplington, Iowa, Wayne and Shirley Rankin of Lake Mills, Iowa, and the late Brad Loucks. Amanda is a graduate of Aplington-Parkersburg School ...

Honermann-Leimer to wed Oct. 27

TRUMAN — Jill Honermann and Josef Leimer announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Randy and Karen Honermann of Wilmont, Paul and Sharon Leimer of Truman. Jill graduated from Adrian High School, and South Dakota State University in 2015. She is employed as ...

Wieser-Stephan to wed Sept. 1

FAIRMONT — Jasmine Wieser and Sidney Stephan announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Tim and Jane Wieser of Wahpeton, N.D., and Bill and Katja Stephan of Jackson. Jasmine graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo. She works as a pharmacist ...