Published May 19, 2011
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- People magazine is reporting that former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's son has married.
The magazine says 22-year-old Track Palin married 21-year-old Britta Hanson, his high school sweetheart, recently in a small ceremony in Hatcher Pass, not far from the Palins' hometown of Wasilla. The newlyweds plan a larger wedding celebration next winter at Alyeska Ski Resort south of Anchorage when family and friends from out of state can travel north.
Palin attorney John Tiemessen confirmed details reported in the magazine.
Track Palin is an Army reservist. He spent a year deployed in Iraq with the Army. After the commercial fishing season, he plans to take courses at the University of Alaska.
Hanson is a University of Alaska nursing student.