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On August 15, 2009, Brooke Nicole Hamann of Perham, MN, married Andrew Alan Matzke of Faribault, MN. The wedding was held at Calvary Lutheran Church and the reception took place at the Perham Lakeside Golf Course. Parents of the couple are Dr. Michael and Patricia Hamann; and Alan and Vicky Matzke.

The wedding bridesmaids included Shayne Hamann, Dr. Natasha Hamann, Ann Lund, Dani Matzke, Colleen Halligan, Emily Eggebrecht and Tara Steuber. The personal attendant was Megan Mulligan. The groomsmen were Andrew Finstuen, Shawn Johnson, Jason Starkson, Aaron Babcock, John Golnitz, Chris Babcock and Todd Matzke. Ushers included Dan Wemer, Bobby Harris and Shawn Thielbar. Ring bearers were Drake and Dylan Wemer.

Grandparents are Merinda Fladeboe, Perham and Merle Matzke, Minnesota City, and Bernard and Loretta Matzke of St. Charles, MN.

The couple celebrated Thanksgiving with a honeymoon to Riviera Maya, Mexico.

The bride is a currently a fourth year dental student at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and will be graduating on May 14, 2010 with her Doctorate in Dental Surgery. The groom is currently employed at the University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview and Fairview Riverside Hospital as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist.

The couple will make their home in the Perham-Vergas area in the summer of 2010.