Julie Ihli and Robert Butterfield have announced their engagement and forthcoming marriage Oct. 7, 2006, at the Wallowa Lake Lodge in Joseph.
Ihli is a 2002 graduate of Middleton High School and graduated this spring from the University of Idaho. She plans to attend Eastern Oregon University in 2007 to earn her masters in education. She is the daughter of Joe and Kathy Ihli of Caldwell, Idaho.
Butterfield is a 2001 graduate of Joseph High School and also graduated this spring with a degree in agricultural business. He plans to farm and ranch in Wallowa County. He is the son of Dan and Lori Butterfield of Joseph.
The couple will reside in Joseph after they are married.