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Meg Hintzen of Carlos is vying for the title of Princess Kay of the Milky Way at this year's Minnesota State Fair. (Contributed photo)

More than a sparkling crown

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Little girls dream about wearing a sparkling crown and being a princess in a beautiful and exotic country.

For 21-year-old Meg Hintzen of Carlos, this dream is at the tip of her fingers. The only twist to the fairytale is that instead of ruling over a county, Hintzen hopes to be crowned the princess of dairy.


"Dairy has always been a huge part of my life - I was thrilled to have been chosen as one of the 12 Princess Kay of the Milky Way finalists," she noted.

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