Weddings

Traetow-Williams wed Sept. 11

WELCOME - Brooke Traetow and Cody Williams were married Sept. 11, 2015, at A'Bulae in St. Paul.Parents of the couple are Kevin and Julie Traetow of Savage, and Todd and Rita Williams of Welcome.Brooke is employed at Park Nicollet Clinic in Minnetonka. Cody is employed at ThermoKing in ...

Janssen-Chambers wed Oct. 3

FAIRMONT - Courtney Janssen and Ross Chambers were married Oct. 3, 2015, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont.Pastor Steve Berkeland officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Steve and Lori Janssen of Fairmont, and Gary and Paula Chambers of Minnetonka.Matron of honor was Ashley Hawker, ...

Ekenberg-Walters married

FAIRMONT - Krysten Anne Ekenberg and Jesse Cole Walters were married Oct. 24, 2015, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Northfield.Parents of the couple are Steven and Janet Ekenberg of Mount Horeb, Wis., Kurt and Connie Hines of Truman, Kris Walters of Fairmont, and the late Gary Walters of ...

Olmstead-Izen wed Sept. 19

FAIRMONT - Tiphanie Olmstead and Matthew Izen were married Sept. 19, 2015, at Holy Family Catholic Church in East Chain. Father Michael Izen, uncle of the groom, officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Edward Olmstead of Truman, Tammi Payton of Fairmont, and Tom and Lisa Izen of ...

Wolter-Brevig marry Nov. 14

SHERBURN - Kelly Wolter and Tricia Brevig were married Nov. 14, 2015, at 1st Congregational United Church of Christ in Sherburn. Pastor Susan Lester officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are James and Patricia Johnson of Mankato, Larry and Marcie Brevig of Kensett, Iowa, and Diane ...

Parnell-Christenson wed Aug. 15

FAIRMONT - Megan Jean Parnell and Jason Dale Christenson were married Aug. 15, 2015 at Heritage Acres in Fairmont.Pastor Steve Witmer officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Dr. Steve and Donna Parnell of Fairmont, and Dale and Dianna Christenson of Granada.Maid of honor was Stephanie ...

Peterson-Winner wed Aug. 8

EAST CHAIN - Felicia Peterson and Matt Winner were married Aug. 8, 2015, on the Peterson family farm, rural East Chain. Brent Stromme officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Rick and Linda Peterson of East Chain, and Bill and Cindy Winner of Patterson, Mo.Matron of honor was Melissa ...

Peterson-Duflo wed Oct. 16

FAIRMONT - Laura Peterson and Joey Duflo were married Oct. 16, 2015, at an outdoor ceremony at the Linnaeus Arboretum in St. Peter. Pastor Brad Jackson of Mankato officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are David and Anita Peterson of Elk River, Mike and Anne Krsiean of Houlton, Wis., and ...

Berhow-Wiederhoeft wed Sept. 19

FAIRMONT - RaeAnn Mae Berhow and Darin Jakob Wiederhoeft were married Sept. 19, 2015, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Pastor John Heille officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Brad and Teresa Berhow of Fairmont, andDale and Cindy Wiederhoeft of Truman.Matron of honor was ...

Tokheim-Christianson wed June 20

SWEA CITY - Kelly Tokheim and Blake Christianson were married June 20, 2015, at First United Methodist Church in Swea City, Iowa. Pastor Todd Hartsock performed the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Steve and Robin Tokheim of Swea City, Iowa, and Mark and Michelle Christianson of Manson, ...

Sjogren-Humeston wed Sept. 5

TRIMONT - Kiley Sjogren and Michael Humeston were married Sept. 5, 2015, in Wheaton, Ill.Parents of the couple are Dennis and Roxanne Sjogren of Trimont, and Rich and Tina Humeston of Cleveland, Ohio.An outdoor reception was held at the home of the bride's sister in Wheaton, Ill.The couple live ...

Reinke-Van Schyndel wed July 17

VERNON CENTER - Laura Reinke and Chris Van Schyndel were married July 17, 2015, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Racine, Wis.Parents of the couple are Ron and Mary Reinke of Vernon Center, and Mark and Janet Van Schyndel of Mount Pleasant, Wis.Maid of honor was Erica Wieting, cousin of the bride. ...

Murray-Wilson wed Aug. 22

BLUE EARTH - Rachel Murray and Joseph Wilson were married Aug. 22, 2015, at Hope United Methodist Church in Blue Earth.Parents of the couple are David and Sandra Murray of Blue Earth, and James and Darlene Wilson of Stewartville.Matron of honor was Casey Benson of North St. Paul, friend of the ...

Krusemark-Hooper wed Aug. 29

FAIRMONT - Emilie Krusemark and Matthew Hooper were married Aug. 29, 2015, at Chain of Lakes Yacht Club in Fairmont. The Rev. Tony Fink performed the ceremony.Parents of the couple are David and Sandy Krusemark, Ida Wagner, and Mark and Valerie Hooper, all of Fairmont.A reception was held at ...

Bakken-Tieche wed Aug. 9

BLUE EARTH - Kate Kit Bakken of Blue Earth and Ned Brown Tieche III of Hopkins, were married Aug. 9, 2015, as a surprise during the bride's parents' 30th wedding anniversary celebration at Aster Cafe in Minneapolis.Parents of the couple are Steve and Linda Bakken of Blue Earth, Ned Tieche II of ...

Bankson-Brima wed May 17

FAIRMONT - Sarah Marie Bankson and Sahr Andrew Brima were married May 17, 2015, at the Semple Mansion in Minneapolis. Pastor Paul Poteat officiated the wedding.Parents of the couple are Daniel and Cindy Bankson, and Augustine Brima.

Becker-Mahoney wed July 25

NORTHROP - Leanna Becker and Mat Mahoney were married July 25, 2015. Reverend Robert Trueblood officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Lonny and Lynn Becker of Northrop, Tom Mahoney Jr., and Mark and Sue Mosloski, all of Fairmont.Maid of honor was Larissa Becker of Northrop, sister of ...

Ostlie-Farris married June 13

TRUMAN - Brittney Nichole Ostlie and William Troy Farris were married June 13, 2015, at St. James Catholic Church in St. James. Father Steven Biegler officiated the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Brian and Louise Ostlie of Truman, and Mark and Terry Farris of Wichita Falls, Texas.Maid of ...

Siebert-Moses married July 24

FAIRMONT - Kathryn Renae Siebert and William Guy Moses were married July 24, 2015, at St. Anne Catholic Church in Seattle, Wash. A reception followed the ceremony at Palisade on Elliott Bay.Parents of the couple are Alan Siebert, Jim and Leanne Zarling, all of Fairmont, and Guy and Terri Moses ...

Prunty-Gabel married June 13

FAIRMONT - Kelly Ann Prunty and Jason Duane Gabel were married June 13, 2015, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Fairmont. Father Peter Schuster performed the ceremony.Parents of the couple are Matthew and Nancy Prunty of Welcome, and Michael and Shirley Gabel of Donnellson, Iowa.Maid of ...