WELCOME - Ashley M. Hansen of Welcome and Benjamin A. Kimm of Pelican Rapids announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Parents of the couple are Dave and Deb Hansen of Welcome, and Brian and Barb Kimm of Pelican Rapids.
Ashley graduated from Martin County West High School in 2007 and North Dakota State University in 2012, with a bachelor's degree in landscape architecture. She works as a CAD technician/landscape assistant at Breezy Hill Nursery in Salem, Wis.
Benjamin graduated from Pelican Rapids Secondary School in 2007 and has been with the Minnesota National Guard since 2008. He works as a rental technician and CDL driver for Acme Tool Crib, in Fargo, N.D.
A May 18 wedding is planned at Rollag Lutheran Church in Rollag, followed by a reception at the Mainline in Downer.