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Rachel Lander and Lee Swanson

Lander/Swanson engagement announced


Rachel Lander and Lee Swanson announce their engagement.

Parents are Tim and Sandy Lander, Merrifield, MN. and Doug and Rhoda Swanson, Pine River, MN.


An August 20, 2011 outdoor wedding is planned in Nisswa.

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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