A local girl has become a finalist for the Princess Kay of the Milky Way crown.
12 finalists were selected in St. Cloud Sunday to compete for the crown at the Minnesota State Fair in August.
Selected as one of the12 finalists was Chelsea Schossow, the daughter of Keith Schossow and Cindy Terrill who represented Winona County in the event in St. Cloud Sunday.
The crowning of the 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way takes place in late August at the opening of the Minnesota State Fair. The winner represents the state's dairy industry as an ambassador of the Minnesota American Dairy Association and gets her likeness carved in butter at the fair.