Former Juneau resident Sarah Hanson of Fairbanks and Phillip Hofstetter of Nome were engaged July 11, 2005. The marriage will be in November in Tacoma, Wash.
She is the daughter of Mark and Susan Hanson. She graduated in 1992 from Juneau-Douglas High School and in 1998 from Western Washington University.
He is the son of Hans and Edel Hofstetter. He graduated in 1990 from Deer Park High School in New York. He received an undergraduate degree and completed graduate work at the University of Buffalo, New York.
The couple plan to make their home in Fairbanks.