Wedding

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Hennepin County Judges Perform Weddings For Free

Love was in the air Friday at the Hennepin County Government Center.

02/13/2015

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Minneapolis Convention Center Hosts The Wedding Fair

Whether you’re newly engaged or just about ready to walk down the aisle, the Wedding Fair has some great ideas for planning the big day. DJs, photographers, caterers and florists will all be at the Minneapolis Convention Center Sunday.

01/17/2015

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Top Spas for Couples In The U.S.

It doesn’t get much better than embarking upon a romantic spa getaway for a bit of well-deserved pampering. Even if it’s just a weekend excursion, a spa getaway is not only a great way to escape the daily rigors, but it can also reinvigorate both the body and a couple’s relationship.

10/24/2014

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The Bigger The Diamond Ring, The Shorter The Marriage?

New insight into just how long a marriage will last. Research from Emory University suggests the bigger the diamond, the shorter the marriage.

10/10/2014

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Marrow Donor To Attend Wedding Of Man He Saved

A special guest will be present when Adam Myers and Sloan Braith get married Saturday, a man they’ve never met but who made their big day possible.

He’s Jeremy Gitzlaff, of Pewaukee, Wisconsin, an Iraq War veteran and former Marine Corps reservist. He donated bone marrow last year that’s credited with saving the North Branch man’s life from leukemia. They began texting this summer.

09/12/2014

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Minn. Couple Gets Married Underwater At MOA

A Minnesota couple took the plunge in a way not many do. They married underwater, surrounded by sharks. Except this wasn’t in the Caribbean, it was at Mall of America.

08/08/2014

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Harriet Island Flooding Ruins Wedding Plans

Every couple plans their wedding with the hope that it will be the perfect day. But flooding at Harriet Island in St. Paul is causing a lot of anxiety for some brides and grooms-to-be. So far, four weddings have been cancelled because of the swollen Mississippi River, and couples are scrambling to make last-minute changes.

06/28/2014

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Mpls. Mayor Officiates Wedding For 2 S.D. Women

A South Dakota couple got to say their “I Dos” Saturday afternoon in Minneapolis. They’re hoping their ceremony will help change a policy in their home state. “Congratulations to this fabulous couple. Twenty-seven years together. Twenty-seven years of family. Twenty-seven years of love and commitment,” Mayor Betsy Hodges said at the ceremony.

04/26/2014

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Wayzata Clothing Shop Saves Wedding, Delivers Groom’s Pants To Costa Rica

On Monday afternoon, a Twin Cities couple got married in Costa Rica. Luckily for everyone involved, the groom was wearing pants.

02/17/2014

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Chris Shaffer’s Forecast? 100% Chance Of Wedding Bells!

Usually, WCCO viewers are putting meteorologist Chris Shaffer “On the Spot.” But earlier Thursday evening, he helped a guy put his girlfriend on the spot in a really big way. Luke was watching WCCO’s 6 p.m. weather forecast with his girlfriend, Ally. But this wasn’t just any old forecast. “I was just like ‘Hey look, it’s our picture!’ And she was like ‘Oh, that’s so cool!’ Luke said.

01/09/2014

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Man Sentenced In Wedding Gift Thefts

One of the men accused of stealing money, checks and gift cards from wedding receptions in the north metro has been sentenced.

12/12/2013

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10-15-13 JILTED Bride Talks With Dave Lee

Turning a negative into a positive

10/15/2013

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Wis. Man Dies Of Burns On Day He Was To Be Married

Family and friends gathered in Cashton to pay respects to a young man who died from injuries suffered in an accident on the day he was to be married. Twenty-two-year-old Jacob Gronemus suffered third-degree burns over 75 percent of his body in a welding accident Oct. 1.

10/10/2013

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Gov’t Shutdown Docks Wedding Plans For N. Dakota Couple

David and Kristianne met three years ago in North Dakota. For their wedding, they picked a Taylors Falls river cruise for the venue. His family came in from Poland, hers from the Dakotas. But plans changed fast.

10/04/2013

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1 Same-Sex Couple Has Waited 38 Years To Say ‘I Do’

In just about seven hours, same-sex couples will be able to legally marry in Minnesota. And dozens of couples have decided not to put it off and are getting married right after midnight.

07/31/2013

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LGBT Expo Shows Boom Coming To Minn. Wedding Business

The first legalized marriages between people of the same sex in Minnesota are now less than two weeks away.

07/21/2013

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Good Question: How Often Are Women Taking Their Husbands’ Names?

In a time where much has changed about marriage, one thing has not: the decision to keep your name, take your husband’s, hyphenate, or do something else. Are women taking their husbands’ last names as often as they used to?

05/15/2013

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5,000 MN Same-Sex Couple To Wed In Next 3 Years

A new study from UCLA School of Law shows almost 5,000 same-sex couples are expected to get married in Minnesota over the next three years. That’s expected to bring $42 million into the state and local economies.

05/15/2013

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Natalie Kane, Husband-To-Be, Get Marriage Advice

As we countdown the hours to Natalie’s wedding, we are all getting a little bit excited for her and her future husband Peder.

04/19/2013

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Hennepin County Holds Free Valentine Weddings

Love is in the air at the Hennepin County Government Center — where judges are marrying 17 couples for free on this Valentine’s Day.

02/14/2013

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Planning A Wedding? Bridal Trends, Tips For 2013

The modern bride is faced with choices we wouldn’t have dreamed about even a decade ago — 3D invitations, big fake cakes, wedding dresses with pockets and more.

02/11/2013

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New Taxes May Squeeze Shoppers, Business Owners

Store owners and shoppers say they understand the state needs money, but they fear a tax on clothing would not only change the way Minnesotans shop, but the way people outside the state spend their money here.

01/22/2013

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Vikings’ Ponder, Steele Plan Another Wedding In April

It’ll be another wedding for Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and ESPN reporter Samantha Steele — this time in April and before friends and family.

01/16/2013

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Christian Ponder, Samantha Steele Wed In Hudson, Wis.

With two games left in the season, Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder decided he couldn’t wait another minute to marry fiancee Samantha Steele.

12/19/2012

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Twins Catcher Joe Mauer Gets Married

Minnesota’s most popular professional athlete is no longer a single man.

12/05/2012

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