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Princess Kay of the Milky Way finalist Meg Hintzen checked out her butter sculpture that she'll be bringing home to Douglas County. (Contributed photo)

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Meg Hintzen of Carlos, representing Douglas County, was one of 11 finalists for Princess Kay of the Milky Way.

As a finalist, Hintzen, 21, was honored to have her likeness carved out of a 90-pound block of butter by long-time butter sculptor Linda Christensen on Saturday, August 25 in the Dairy Building at the Minnesota State Fair.


It took approximately six to eight hours to finish the carving.

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