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Emily Peterson of Perham was crowned Miss Polar Fest 2010 Sunday night by Miss Polar Fest 2009 Nancy Stenger during the coronation at the Historic Holmes Theatre. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Polar Fest coronation

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Emily Peterson, 16-year-old daughter of Mike and Lisa Peterson of Perham, was crowned as Miss Polar Fest 2010 at the annual pageant Sunday night in Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre.


Though she was crowned Sunday, Peterson won't officially begin her reign until this Saturday, Feb. 6, as Detroit Lakes' annual celebration of all things cold and snowy finally gets underway.

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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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