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Nelson-Fox

Couple: Nina Nelson and Zachary Fox

Parents: Steven and Josie Nelson of Wabasha, Ardella Felper of Cresco, Iowa, and Richard Fox of Riceville, Iowa.

Occupations: Nina is a youth counselor at Many Rivers Residential Treatment Center in Rochester. Zachary is a configuration analyst with Benchmark Electronics in Rochester.

Date and place of wedding: July 4 at Grace Memorial Episcopal Church in Wabasha.

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How did you meet? The couple met through a mutual friend.

Hand-Rain

Couple: Jen Hand and Brad Rain

Parents: Jeanne and Gary Morton of Nebraska, John Hand of Louisiana, Janis Rain and Kevin Marzolf of Preston and Rodney Rain of Preston.

Occupations: Jen works at the Post-Bulletin Co., and Brad works for Hawk & Son’s.

Date and place of wedding: Aug. 11 in Preston.

Gregerson-Jensen

Couple: Nicole Gregerson and Adam Jensen

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Parents: Rhonda and Dan Gregerson of Champlin, Minn., and Pam and Lonnie Wobig of Rochester.

Occupations: Nicole is a hair stylist, and Adam is a sales associate.

Date and place of wedding: Sept. 14 at Majestic Oaks in Ham Lake, Minn.

How did you meet? The couple met when they worked together.

Brown-Gustafson

Couple: Sarah Brown and Derik Gustafson

Parents: Greg and Kathy Brown of Austin and Eric and Janelle Gustafson of Owatonna.

Occupations: Sarah is a waitress at Tolly’s Time-Out in Austin, and Derik is a teacher with Austin public schools.

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Date and place of wedding: July 7 in Austin.

How did you meet? The couple met in October at Tolly’s.

Carlson-Ofstedal

Couple: Megan Lynn Carlson and Brit Gunnar Ofstedal

Parents: Doug and Colleen Carlson and Doug and Cindy Ofstedal, all of Harmony.

Occupations: Megan is currently employed as the Choral Director at St. Charles High School, and Brit teaches science at Kingsland High School in Spring Valley.

Date and place of wedding: July 7 at Good Earth Village in Spring Valley.

Ruesink-Schmiedeberg

Couple: Fallon Ruesink and Steve Schmiedeberg

Parents: Mary and Terry Ruesink and Catherine and Duane Schmiedeberg, all of Rochester.

Occupations: Fallon is a clinical assistant at Mayo Clinic, and Steve is a police officer with the Lake Crystal (Minn.) Police Department.

Date and place of wedding: July 14 at Pax Christi Catholic Church in Rochester.

How did you meet? The couple met while working together at the Rochester Athletic Club.

Hanson-Holland

Couple: Dorothy Hanson and Scott Holland

Parents: John and Dolly Hanson of Arcadia, Wis., and Steve and Dianne Holland of Albert Lea.

Occupations: Dorothy is an administrative assistant at Mayo Clinic, and Scott is a semi driver with Waste Management in Spring Valley.

Date and place of wedding: Oct. 13 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Rochester.

How did you meet? The couple was introduced by a mutual friend.

Frank-Eickhoff

Couple: Gretchen Frank and Paul Eickhoff

Parents: Ted and Kim Frank of Dexter and Norman and Ruth Eickhoff of Wykoff.

Occupations: Gretchen is studying nursing at Rochester Community & Technical College and works at Belles and Beaus in Austin. Paul is a civil engineer with Hormel Foods Corp. in Austin.

Date and place of wedding: July 28 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wykoff.

How did you meet? The couple attends the same church and began dating in high school.

Rud-Vale

Couple: Kelli Rud and Daniel Vale

Parents: Judy Rud, Dayton and Colleen Rud, and Ann Vale, all of Rochester, and the late Ralph Vale.

Occupations: Kelli is employed by Mayo Clinic, and Daniel is a member of Sheet Metal Workers Local 10.

Date and place of wedding: July 7 in Rochester.

How did you meet? The couple met through a friend.

Waldera-Ninas

Couple: Amy Waldera and Ben Ninas

Parents: Ronald and Karen Weigel of Lake City, Edward Waldera of Cottage Grove, Minn., and Allan and Debra Ninas of Elgin.

Occupations: Amy is a nurse at Mayo Clinic, and Ben is an engineer at Plasticert in Lewiston.

Date and place of wedding: July 21

How did you meet? The couple met in Winona, where both attended college.

Verbout-Westbrock

Couple: Kimberly Verbout and Ryan Westbrock

Parents: Jim and Loretta Verbout and Vern and Bridget Westbrock, all of Rochester.

Occupations: Kimberly is employed by Seattle Passport Agency. Ryan is an aerospace engineer at Boeing, also in Seattle.

Date and place of wedding: July 7 at the groom’s home.

Bladl-Waldron

Couple: Sara Elizabeth Bladl and Christopher Lee Waldron

Parents: Randy and Kim Waldron of Rochester and Ronald and Janet Bladl of Yuba, Wis.

Occupations: Christopher is a 2007 graduate of Winona State University with degrees in Advertising and English, and Sara graduated from Winona State in December 2006 with a degree in Business Education.

Date of wedding: July 14.

Bartelson-Mueller

Couple: Rebecca Mae Bartelson and Dennis Roland Mueller

Parents: Scott and Barbara Bartelson of Utica and Richard and Ann Mueller of Lewiston.

Occupations: Rebecca is a teacher at Fillmore Central High School in Harmony, and Dennis is a mechanic with Wright’s Small Engine Service in Rochester.

Date and place of wedding: July 7 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lewiston.

How did you meet? The couple met during freshman year of high school.

Hanson-Nicholson

Couple: Jodi Hanson and Aaron Nicholson

Parents: James and Charolyn Hanson of Lanesboro, Dennis Nicholson of Forest Lake, Minn., and the late Rose Nicholson.

Occupations: Jodi is employed by Siemens in Minnetonka, Minn., and Aaron is employed by Collins Electric in St. Paul.

Date and place of wedding: July 14 in Forest Lake.

Campbell-Lodermeier

Couple: Maria Jane Campbell and Ryan Thomas Lodermeier

Parents: Betty Campbell of Mazeppa, Keith Campbell of Plainview, and John and Teresa Lodermeier of Zumbrota.

Occupations: Maria is a graduate of St. Cloud State University with a degree in early childhood education, and Ryan is a deputy sheriff in Wabasha County.

Date and place of wedding: Aug. 4 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Mazeppa.

How did you meet? The couple met on the high school track team.

Scivally-Winslow

Couple: Rebekah Scivally and Lucas Winslow

Parents: Dale and Jan Scivally of Marietta, Okla., Sue Neill-Winslow of Whitesboro, Texas, formerly of Chatfield, and Brent Winslow of Austin.

Occupations: Rebekah attends East Central University in Ada, Okla., and works for Encore Operating. Lucas is a horse trainer at Griffin Quarter Horses in Ardmore, Okla., and attends Murray State College.

Date and place of wedding: Aug. 10 at the First Baptist Church in Marietta.

Sissel-Tritten

Couple: Rebecca Sissel and Tyler Tritten

Parents: Robert and Rita Sissel of Tipton, Iowa, and David and Marlys Tritten of Eyota.

Occupations: Rebecca received a master’s degree in theater from the University of Iowa in May 2007. Tyler graduated from the University of Iowa in May 2006 with a degree in English and creative writing, and is employed by Barnes & Noble in Coralville, Iowa.

Date and place of wedding: Aug. 4 in Tipton.

Wagner-Larson

Couple: April Lynn Wagner and Cpl. Joshua Bryan Larson

Parents: Bill and Mary Wagner of Plainview, Mike and Joan Terzaghi of Negaunee, Mich., and Todd Gervae of Negaunee.

Occupations: April and Joshua are both students. Joshua is also in the Marine Corps.

Date and place of wedding: July at St. Joachim’s Catholic Church in Plainview.

How did you meet? The couple met through mutual friends.

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