1st Woman With Down Syndrome Competes In Miss Minnesota USA PageantMikayla Holmgren, 22, is the first woman with Down syndrome to compete in the pageant.
Waseca Festival Putting On Male PageantOrganizers of a Waseca festival decided to try something different than a traditional beauty pageant. They came up with The Mr. Waseca Pageant. The Free Press reports the pageant at the Sleigh and Cutter festival will be like the ones females go through, including formal wear, fitness and talent competitions and onstage questions.
'U' Student Crowned New Miss MinnesotaMinnesota has a new reigning beauty after the new Miss Minnesota was crowned over the weekend. University of Minnesota student Siri Freeh took home the crown.