Mikki Carow, Burlington, and Vern Patterson, Minot, announce their engagement. Their parents are Alvin and Gale Carow, Burlington, and Ed and Barb Patterson, Minot.
Mikki graduated from Dakota College, Bottineau, with an associate degree for administrative assistant. She is employed at Farstad Oil, Minot. Vern graduated from Lake Region State College, Devils Lake, with an associate degree in automotive technology. He is employed at O'Day Equipment, Minot.