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Published March 24, 2013, 12:00 AM


Marisa Dronen, Minneapolis, and Richard Cole White, Tempe, Ariz., were married March 18, 2012, at the Marriot Camelback Inn and Resort, Scottsdale, Ariz.

Parents are Lorraine Dronen and the late Clifford Dronen, West Fargo, formerly Wahpeton, N.D.; and Lesley Cole and Bruce Cole, Larimore, N.D.

Marisa graduated in 1998 from Wahpeton High School and in 2003 she graduated from Minnesota State University Moorhead with a bachelor’s degree in math education. She graduated in 2012 from St. Mary’s University, Minneapolis, with a master’s degree in education.

Richard graduated in 1997 from Larimore High School and in 2001 he graduated from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, with a bachelor’s degree in communications and marketing.

The couple will make their home in Austin, Texas, where Marisa is a middle school math teacher with the Austin Public Schools and Richard is an SEO specialist with Austin SEO Consultants.