Royalty runs in the Erickson family of Coon Rapids. Sisters Sue and Lori each reigned as Miss Coon Rapids, Sue in 1977 and Lori in 1983. Today Lori’s 9-year-old daughter, Caris, reigns as Coon Rapids Petite Queen.
Ten young women will compete for the title of Miss Coon Rapids 2014 at the annual Miss Coon Rapids Scholarship Pageant which takes place Saturday, Nov. 23, 7 p.m., in the auditorium of Coon Rapids High School.
Miss Coon Rapids 2013 Emily Kallis has written a farewell letter to the community of Coon Rapids as she gives up her title when the new Miss Coon Rapids is crowned at the annual scholarship pageant tomorrow (Saturday, Nov. 23), 7 p.m., at Coon Rapids High School.