Lynn and Jeanne Strate of Bemidji announce the engagement of their daughter, Michaela,
to Shawn Cielinski, son of Duane and Sally Cielinski of Hillman.
Michaela is a 2006 graduate of Blackduck High School and is currently pursuing her master's degree in nursing at College of St. Scholastica. She is employed at Mille Lacs Health System as a registered nurse.
Shawn is a 2002 graduate of Onamia High School and received a degree in finance from St. Cloud State University. He is currently employed at Woodlands National Bank in Onamia.
A wedding is set for Oct. 4 in Hillman.