Charles Nord and Kaley Ratz, Vergas, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents are Paul and Monica Nord and Jeff and Lisa Ratz, all of Vergas.
Charles graduated in 2007 from Perham High School and in 2011 from Minnesota State Community and Technical College Moorhead, Minn., with a degree in construction electricity. He is employed as an electrician at Mark's Electric in Detroit Lakes, Minn.
Kaley graduated in 2007 from Frazee High School and 2012 from Minnesota State Community and Technical College Fergus Falls, Minn., with a medical laboratory technician degree. She is employed as a medical laboratory technician at Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes.
A July 14 wedding celebration is planned in Detroit Lakes.