Andrew Israels and David Swenson were wed on Aug. 8, 2013 at the Stevens Country Courthouse. The ceremony was officiated by the Honorable Charlie Glasrud and was witnessed by Rosalind Alexson of Hancock and Cheryl Higgins of Morris. Drew is the son of Zena Israels of Anchorage, Alaska and the late Andrew Israels. He works as the manager of the Someplace Safe Morris Thrift Store. Dave is the son of Cheryl Higgins of Morris and Wilton Swenson of Las Vegas, Nev. He works as the Director of Student Activities, Conferences and Special Events at the University of Minnesota, Morris. A wedding celebration will be held this winter in Morris.