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May 3, 2018
Miss Brainerd/Baxter United States Pageant now accepting contestants
May 3, 2018 - 5:30am
April 26, 2018
From left: Amani Kibwaa; Kaitlyn Deneau; Brianna Guggenberger; Maggie Harms; Avery Peterson; Kyan Kitzman; June Ruud; Desera Engholm; Amelia Reynols, Princess Escort; Ashlynn Reynolds, Miss Pequot Lakes Princess; Presley Crawford, Queen Escort; Hailee Swenson, Miss Pequot Lakes; Cecilla Kinney, Miss Congeniality Escort; Necole Lyons, Miss Congeniality; Ruby Palmer; Madison Conrad; Lilah Jeck; Emmarae Lasart. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Hailee Swenson to reign as Miss Pequot Lakes
April 26, 2018 - 7:00am
April 4, 2018
Six girls will compete for the titles of Miss Nisswa, Miss Nisswa First Princess and Miss Nisswa Congeniality. Top row: Eloise Gitchell, Breanna Rhodes and Ashley Mixer.  Bottom row: Molly Johnson, Paige Hoffbeck and Peyton Wicklund.
Six to compete for Miss Nisswa title, scholarships
April 4, 2018 - 7:00am
January 24, 2018
Search for Miss Pre-Teen Crow Wing County announced
January 24, 2018 - 11:30am
August 27, 2017
Contestants sought for area pageant
August 27, 2017 - 8:30am
April 20, 2017
Miss Brainerd/Baxter United States now accepting contestants
April 20, 2017 - 3:45am
November 22, 2016
The 2017 Little and Pre-Teen Miss Brainerd United States Pageant winners include: Libby Lake, Miss Pre-Teen Brainerd (left); Macy Goral, Little Miss Brainerd; Brooklynn Whirley, Toddler Miss Brainerd (front, center); Indigo Ellstrom-Stevens, Petite Miss Brainerd; and Eliana Gildart, Mini Miss Brainerd. Submitted photo
Weekend pageant results announced
November 22, 2016 - 8:29pm
June 26, 2016
Miss Brainerd United States Pageant award winners from Saturday were Courtney Weinrich, Miss Jr Teen Baxter; Maddie Langley, Miss Teen Baxter; Jackie Thurlow, Miss Baxter; Maggie Thurlow, Miss Brainerd; Lizzy Thurlow, Miss Teen Brainerd; and Alissa Haglin, Miss Jr Teen Brainerd. (Submitted)
Brainerd/Baxter new royalty named
June 26, 2016 - 6:36pm
June 23, 2016
This year twenty-three contestants will be competing to capture six titles - Miss Jr. Teen Brainerd and Baxter, Miss Teen Brainerd and Baxter and Miss Brainerd and Baxter.
Miss Brainerd/Baxter United States Pageant set for Saturday
June 23, 2016 - 9:29am
June 22, 2016
June 22, 2016 - 9:19pm
Pictured are Lydia Benson (Baxter), Miss Junior Teen Minnesota (left); Anna Korger (Lakeville), Miss Teen Minnesota; Chelsea Swiggum (Prior Lake), Miss Minnesota; Andrea Bennett Xiong (Woodbury), Mrs. Minnesota; Lacey Erickson (Blaine), Ms. Minnesota; and Susan Pulcher (Cambridge), Ms. Woman Minnesota.
Winners announced from the Miss United States pageant
February 22, 2016 - 10:09pm
September 11, 2015
Miss Brainerd United States to hold Little Miss and Pre-Teen Miss Brainerd Pageant
September 11, 2015 - 7:34pm
June 28, 2015
Lydia Benson (left), Emily Johnson, Hannah True, Serena Schreifels, Kaylee Hoffman, Kalli Randall and Jessica Thorp all won a title Saturday at the Miss Brainerd/Baxter United States Pageant held at Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd. (Lifelike Photo Studio)
Brainerd/Baxter has two new princesses
June 28, 2015 - 6:43pm
June 24, 2015
Emily Johnson
Contestants vie to represent lakes area in pageant
June 24, 2015 - 10:48am
February 3, 2015
Six area high school seniors are competing for the 2015 Miss Nisswa title: Alex Eigen, Samantha Haglin, Delaney Kennedy, Kristy Peterson, Lizzy Thurlow and Abby Schreier.
Six to compete for Miss Nisswa title Feb. 13
February 3, 2015 - 1:27pm