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Search for Miss Teen Stearns County

If you are single, never been married between the ages of

13 to 18 years, applications are being accepted for the title of 2013 Miss Teen Stearns County. She will represent her county at the Miss Teen Minnesota pageant, which will be held at the Ritsche Auditorium March 16 and 17, 2013, in St. Cloud.

The young lady chosen as Miss Teen Stearns County will become an ambassador from the the county area and will receive an official title and sash.

The young lady chosen as Miss Teen Minnesota will receive a prize package and scholarship totaling $10,000 and the chance to represent Minnesota at the 2013 Miss Teen International pageant. The American Heart Association's "Go for Red for Women" is the official charity of the Miss Teen Minnesota pageant

The current reigning 2012 Miss Teen Minnesota is Gabby Taylor of Stillwater. As Miss Teen Minnesota, Gabby speaks out on "Accidents Hurt, Safety Doesn't."

Dec. 17, 2009, changed Gabby's life in an instant when she lost the use of her right arm when it was paralyzed because of a devastating cheerleading accident. Gabby says what happened to me could happen to anyone involved in extra-curricular sports. Gabby wants to educate students and coaches on injury prevention and safety awareness.

For more information, visit National Center for Sports Safety at

Teens will compete in personal interview, fitness wear, fun fashion wear and evening gown. There is no talent or swimsuit competition.

Young teen ladies living in Stearns County who are interested in applying should write for bio form to: Miss Teen Minnesota, In ternational Pageant, PO Box 240537, Apple Valley MN 55124-0537, or call for information (952) 432-6758,

or fax (952) 953-3896, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .