CHICAGO - Katie Bushard and Michael Morrell announce their engagement. Bushard is the daughter of Kristi Mukomela of Woodbury and Pat Bushard of Apple Valley. Grandparents are Ken and Gwen Mukomela and Dave Bushard and the late Barbara Bushard Johnson, all of Marshall. Morrell is the son of Jim Morrell and Mary Morrell of Woodbury. Bushard is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. Morrell is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas. The couple plans an Aug. 2, 2014, wedding near Minocqua, Wis.