The Pelican Rapids High School class of 1969 celebrated their 50th reunion with lively conversations at the Muddy Moose on August 24. Sixty classmates attended, many spouses, and seven teachers: Bob King, Rex Haugen, Hazel Hovde, Lyle and Romelda Hanson, Dianne (Gunness) Nelson, and Faye Siegle.

Back row: Steve Frendin, Charles Nettestad, Glenn Trygstad, Charlie Nord, Tim Haukebo, Dean Davis, Dan Elton, Brian Shores, Dan Gilbertson, Dennis Martinson, Bill Blixt, Steve Johnson, Rob Anderson, Joel Peters, Paul Swan

Fourth row: Dewey Grunewald, Dave Thorson, Tom Christopherson, Steve Scheer, Tom Rundle, Daryl Weiss, Wayne Rogelstad, Ken Harrom

Third row: Randy Dalman, Cindy (Crews) Holst, Susan (Langseth) Luthy, Allen Lamm, Ardean Erickson, Gary Williams, Bruce Tollerud, Jim Aakre, Steve Backstrom, George McCoy

Second row: Vikki (Lynnes) Strutton, Carol Dillon, Penny (Dinkmeier) Autry, Sandy (Nelson) Dahlen, Maureen (Edwardson) McConnell, Jennifer (Paulson) Gilbertson, Georgine (Sherbrooke) Peterson, Mary (Saurer) Ditterich, Linda (Holt) Lancaster, Char (Hanson) Dale, Ann (Johnson) Petersen, Judy (Nelson) Nygard, Cindy (Femling) Oliver, Lyle Ripley

Front row: Marsha (Sversvold) Thorson, Evie (Grossman) Beste, Sherry (Ishaug) Godsil, Sandy (Ripley) Brummer, Cheryl (Larson) King, Jean (Lammers) Riesterer, Kay (Neubauer) Johnson, Shelly (Arntson) Peohls

Attending the reunion but missing from the picture:  Sandra (Jacobson) Huebsch, Sallie Larson,  Beverly (Mortenson) Schoon, Paula (Gabe) Schroeder, and Fred Thompson