Engagements

Robyn Portner and Kurt Weikle

Robyn Portner and Kurt Weikle announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Craig and Terri Portner of Lafayette, and Richard and Carol Weikle of Fairfax. Robyn is a 2008 graduate of New Ulm High School. She is employed at Wakefield Pork in Lafayette. Kurt is a 2004 graduate of ...

Stacie Mages and Thomas Roiger

Tom and Sharon Mages of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter Stacie Mages to Thomas Roiger, son of Tom and Darla Roiger of Sleepy Eye. Stacie is a 2008 graduate of New Ulm Public High School, and a 2012 graduate of Southwest Minnesota State University with a bachelors degree in ...

Kari Jo Riederer and Jeffrey Borth

Patrick and Jane Riederer of Sleepy Eye announce the engagement of their daughter Kari Jo, to Jeffrey Borth, son of James and Barbara Borth of Fairfax. Kari Jo is a 2011 graduate of Sleepy St. Mary’s High School and a 2013 graduate of Ridgewater College. Jeffrey is a 2005 graduate of GFW ...

Mandy Indvik and Nathan Evers

Paul and Debbie Indvik of St. John, ND announce the engagement of their daughter, Mandy Indvik, to Nathan Evers, son of Jon Evers and Chris Evers of New Ulm. Mandy is employed by Good Samaritan Society as a nurse in Bottineau, ND. Nathan is employed by Larson Farms as an equipment operator ...

Samantha Mecklenburg and Brendan Clemente

Dave and Ruth Mecklenburg of Sleepy Eye, along with Frank and Margot Clemente of Fleming Island, Florida (formerly of Hampstead, New Hampshire), announce the engagement of their children, Samantha Mecklenburg and Brendan Clemente. Samantha is a 2004 graduate of Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s High ...

Lindsey Karau and Jordan Zupfer

Jordan Zupfer, son of Joe and Patty Zupfer of New Ulm, and Lindsey Karau, daughter of Terri and the late John Karau of Nicollet, announce their engagement. Jordan graduated from New Ulm High School in 2010. Post high school, Jordan attended MSU-Mankato and graduated with a degree in Resource ...

Kari Alswager and Jimmy Fromm

Jan Alswager of Apple Valley announces the engagement of her daughter, Kari Alswager, to Jimmy Fromm, son of Paul and Julie Fromm of New Ulm. Kari is a 2007 graduate of Apple Valley High School, and a 2012 graduate of Minnesota State University Mankato. She is employed by Red Lobster in Apple ...

Karissa Besemer and Jay Geisthardt

Together with their families, Karissa Besemer and Jay Geisthardt announce their engagement. Karissa is a 2006 New Ulm Senior High School graduate and a 2017 graduate from Winona State University with her Doctorate of Nursing Practice. She is employed as a Nurse Practitioner at the Mayo ...

Amy Schneider and Brady Gulden

Together with their families, Brady Gulden and Amy Schneider announce their engagement. Brady is the son of Ken and Marcy Gulden of New Ulm. Amy is the daughter of Pat and the late Mark Schneider of New Ulm. Brady is a graduate of Cathedral High School and St. Cloud State University, and is ...

Tara McCarron and Sam Sveine

Sam Sveine, son of Terry and Ellen Sveine of New Ulm, and Tara McCarron, daughter of Roy and Diane McCarron of Chanhassen, announce their engagement. Sam is a native of New Ulm and graduated from New Ulm High School in 2009. He graduated from MSU-Mankato with a BS in geology and geography. He ...

Melinda Sommer and Bronc McMurtry

Together with their families, Melinda Sommer and Bronc McMurtry announce their engagement. Mindy is the daughter of Bryan and Joan Sommer of Fairfax, and Bronc is the son of Dennis and Jackie McMurtry of Faith, South Dakota. Mindy is a 2010 graduate of Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School, ...

Amy Berg and Kevin Hauth

Kenneth and Teresa Berg of rural New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy, to Kevin Hauth, son of Roger and Diane Hauth of rural Springfield. Amy is a 2009 graduate of Cathedral High School, New Ulm, and a 2013 graduate of University of MInnesota-Duluth with a degree in English ...

Kristina Iwan and Daniel Marti

Steven and Cynthia Iwan, missionaries in Tumu, Ghana, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristina, to Daniel Marti, son of James and Marcia Jo Marti of Sleepy Eye. Tina graduated the International School of Accra, and the University of Northwestern-St.Paul, with a B.S. degree in Music ...

Larissa Young and Jay Halvorson

Together with their families, Larissa Young and Jay Halvorson announce their engagement. Larissa is the granddaughter of Kevin and Linda Gustafson of Hanska and the daughter of the late Tammy Olson of Hanska and the late Sandy Young of Madelia. Jay is the son of Jeff and Julie Halvorson of ...

Courtney Schaefer and Logan Messner

Willis and Linda Schaefer of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Schaefer, to Logan Messner, son of Kendal and Lori Messner of Gaylord. Courtney is a 2012 graduate of New Ulm High School and a 2015 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD. She is ...

Brittany Jones and Gregory Olson

Ken and Ronda Jones of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Jones, to Gregory Olson, son of John and Denise Olson of Hendricks. Brittany is a 2009 graduate of Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School and a 2013 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings, South ...

Lauren Wahouske and Adam Johnson

Lauren Wahouske and Adam Johnson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Bill and Marilyn Wahouske of Crookston, and Jim and Susan Johnson, New Ulm. Lauren is a 2007 graduate of Crookston High School, and a 2011 graduate of the University of MInnesota-Duluth (UMD). She is ...

Lindsay Miller and Kent Thoreson

Lindsay Miller of Pella, Iowa and Kent Thoreson of Bussey, Iowa announce their engagement. Their parents are Tom and Sharon Miller of Winfield, Iowa, and Jon and Gail Thoreson of Lafayette. Lindsay is an elementary education graduate from Central College in Pella. She also holds a master’s ...

Laura Holm and Erik Franta

Alan and Janet Holm of Sleepy Eye announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Holm to Erik Franta, son of Jeff and Ann Franta of Lafayette. Laura is a 2011 graduate of New Ulm High School and a 2015 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is employed at Citizens Bank ...

Jamie Cole and Seth Schaefer

Don and Diana Schaefer of New Ulm announce the engagement of their son, Seth Schaefer to Jamie Cole, daughter of Steve and Jeanne Cole of Winthrop. Seth is a 2005 graduate of New Ulm Senior High School and a 2010 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. He is employed at Searles Well ...