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Jeannie LaRae Manges, daughter of Roger and Shari Manges of Blooming Prairie, Minn., and John David Konecne, son of Paul and Julie Bengtson and Steven and Alyssa Konecne of Bemidji, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

The couple will be married at 4 p.m. Friday, June 25, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Bemidji. A reception will follow at the Hampton Inn and Suites of Bemidji.

Jeannie is a 2004 graduate of Blooming Prairie High School. She graduated from Bemidji State University in 2008 with a degree in elementary education.

John, a 2004 graduate of Bemidji High School, is a senior at Bemidji State University. He is majoring in music performance with a minor in business.