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Katie and Jesse Freihammer

Katie and Jesse Freihammer

Katie Knips and Jesse Freihammer were married August 13, 2011, at St. Francis Catholic Church in Brainerd with Father Tony Wroblewski officiating.

Parents of the couple are Dale and Jan Knips of Lakefield and Bill and Mary Freihammer of Baxter.

Maid of honor was Heather Wagner. Bridesmaids were Kristy Connor, Amber Fricke and Leigha Sanow. Flower girl was Lauren Castle.

Best man was Jeremy Freihammer. Groomsmen were Brandon Freihammer, Jared Knips and Dan Knips. Ushers were Dave Blommel and Brian Lintgen. Ring bearer was Cameron Prins.

The reception and dance were held at the Nisswa Community Center.

The bride is a graduate of Jackson County Central High School and Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is a dental hygienist in Brainerd.

The groom is a graduate of Brainerd High School and North Dakota State University. He is employed by the City of Brainerd.

Following a wedding trip to St Lucia, they live in Baxter.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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