Natalie Bowden and Aaron Cunningham are engaged.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Clara Alvarez and Drew Fales of Freedom. She attended Mount View High School and graduated with her R.N. from St. Joseph's College in Standish. She is employed as a nurse at Waldo County General Hospital.

The groom-to-be is the son of Sharon and Painter Howe of Belfast. He graduated from Buckfield Jr./Sr. High School. He is employed as an assistant manager at the Rent-A-Center in Belfast.

The couple, who live in Waldo, plan a June wedding.