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Looney Daze kicks off with Miss Vergas pageant

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A summer tradition that's been going strong for more than 40 years now, Vergas' annual Looney Daze celebration gets underway this Thursday, Aug. 10, with the Miss Vergas Scholarship Pageant.


Eight candidates have emerged to try and succeed last year's Miss Vergas, Amy Kalina. The pageant is slated to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Vergas Community Center.

Candidates vying for the crown this year include:

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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