Leah Marie Erickson, daughter of Brad and Peggy Erickson of Fertile, Minn., and Nathan Richard Watne, son of Sandy and Ken Charpentier and the late Richard Watne of Clearbrook, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
The couple will be married Saturday, July 18, at Evangelical Covenant Church in Bemidji. A reception will follow at the Hampton Inn and Suites.
Leah is a 2006 graduate of Bemidji State University and is employed as a second-grade teacher at Northern Elementary School.
Nathan is a 2005 graduate of Bemidji State University and is employed by the U.S. Forest Service in Blackduck.
The couple will reside in Bemidji.