As of Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Derek M. Johnson, of Redland, and Katie L. Krebs, of Rickreall, announced their engagement.
The couple will be married on Sept. 9, 2017, in a field on the Johnson Family Farm, under the chestnut tree where he proposed.
Johnson’s parents are Stan and Karen Johnson, of Redland. He graduated from Gladstone High School in 2005. He works for the city of Tigard public works, is a hay farmer, and the owner and operator of an excavator.
Krebs’ parents are Ronald and Laura Krebs, of Rickreall. She is a 2007 graduate of Dallas High School. She works as a licensed practical nurse at Salem Women’s Clinic.
The couple will make their home in Redland on the family farm.