Rachael Gades of Cyrus, and Ed Buchholz of Alexandria, announce their engagement. Rachael is the daughter of Dwight Gades of Cyrus and the late Elda Gades. Rachael graduated in 2001 from Minnewaska High School and in 2006 from Ridgewater College, Willmar, where she earned an administrative assistant diploma. She is employed by Prairie Community Services of Morris. Ed is the son of Arlin and Harriet Buchholz of Wyndmere, N.D. He is a 1998 graduate of Wyndmere High School and a 2005 graduate of Minnesota State University, Moorhead, where he earned a bachelor's degree in graphic communications. He is employed by American Solutions for Business of Glenwood. A June 30, 2012 wedding is planned at Faith Lutheran Church, followed by a reception at the Old #1, both in Morris.