Honored as Erhard 4th of July King and Queen were Doug and Lynette Motz–married for 45 years.  

Doug is a lifelong Erhard area resident, who worked for nearly 20 years at the DFA creamery in Fergus Falls, and another nine years for Cass Clay in Moorhead.  

He is a 1968 graduate of Pelican Rapids High School, who also served in the Navy from 1969-1973.  Lynette is a St. James native.