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Engagement: Ackerman-Benham

Corey Benham-Lani Ackerman
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Lani Ackerman and Corey Benham, both of Juneau, Alaska, have announced their engagement.

Ackerman, a 2000 graduate of Bear River High School, is the daughter of Daniel and Sharon Ackerman of Grass Valley. She is a second-year student at the University of Alaska at Juneau. She works at Costco, for which plays on a co-ed softball team.

Benham, a 1997 graduate of BRHS, is the son of Steven and Mary Benham of Grass Valley. He serves in the U. S. Coast Guard in telecommunications.

A garden wedding will be May 25 in Grass Valley.

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