BLUE EARTH - Elke Marie Hobus and William Douglas Richards were married May 9, 2009, at Mount Frontenac.
Parents of the couple are Robert Hobus of Golden Valley, Elsa Hochmayr of Red Wing, and Douglas and Patricia Richards of Blue Earth.
Maid ot honor was Katy Hochmayr of Isla Mujeres, Mexico. Bridesmaids were Carly Beetsch of Minneapolis, Lauren Brewer of Kenai, Alaska, and Robyn Hellekson of Minneapolis. Flowergirl was Mackenzie Darula of Wayzata, niece of the groom.
Best man was John Schollmeier of Roseville. Groomsmen were Jeff Mulder of Minneapolis, Justin Zygmunt of Hermosa Beach, Calif., and Matt Edling of St. Paul. Ringbearer was Avery Darula of Wayzata, nephew of the groom.
Wedding music was performed by Becca and Jordan Moel, Jenna Barke and John Schollmeier.
A reception was held at Mount Frontenac Golf Course.
The couple plan to live in Erie, Pa.