FAIRMONT - Melissa Tordsen and Rick Parsons announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Parents of the couple are Dean and Carol Tordsen of Lakefield, and Richard and Mary Parsons of Fairmont.
Melissa graduated from Heron Lake-Okabena-Lakefield High School and Southwestern Technical College. She works for Martin County.
Rick graduated from Fairmont High School and Minnesota West. He works at Moore's Auto Repair.
An Oct. 1 wedding is planned at Heritage Acres Chapel, Fairmont.