Bailey Walsh of Grand Rapids recently represented the region as Miss Northern Lakes Outstanding Teen at the pageant event held in Eden Prairie on June 23. She won the preliminary Evening Gown and On-Stage Question category, and earned a spot in the Top 8. The new Miss Minnesota Outstanding Teen is Rachel Luchsinger of St. Paul and the new Miss Minnesota is Kathryn Kueppers of Coon Rapids. Girls that live, work, or go to school in the northern portion of Minnesota and are interested in competing in the upcoming local competition to be held in September, can contact Angie Pagnac at A $500 scholarship will be awarded.