ISHPEMING - On June 15, a total of 24 girls competed in the Independence Princess and Miss Independence Pageants. Final results were as follows: Independence Princess: Miss Spirit - Addilyn Zaleski, Miss Personality - Emma Arbelius, 3rd Runner Up - Addilyn Zaleski, 2nd Runner Up - Emma Arbelius, 1st Runner Up - Makenna Ackley. Independence Princess 2013 - Berkley Richards.
Miss Independence: Miss Spirit -Allyson Smail, Miss Personality - Ella Luke and Allison Korpi (tie), 3rd Runner Up - Jillian Bluse, 2nd Runnder Up - Sarina Maki and Ella Luke (tie), 1st Runner Up -Eliana Juchemich and Daylyn Drew (tie), Miss Independence 2013 -Allison Korpi.
Miss Independence contestants included, from left, Sarina Maki, Ella Luke, Allison Korpi, Daylyn Drew, Eliana Juchemich and Jillian Bluse.