Jim and Kim (Johnson) Bieniek will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary on Sept. 24.
Their children are Tara (Jim) Bieniek Price, Travis (Katie) Bieniek and Jeremy (Miah) Bieniek.
Together the couple is enjoying retirement living at their lake home, hunting, fishing, watching football games, trail riding, their cabin, family, but most of all their grandchildren: Ashley, Katrina, Frankie, Millie, Piper, Aliyah, Landon, Brantley, Paislee and Ella Rose.
The couple was married Sept. 24, 1977 at St Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sartell.
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.