Bismarck’s Cara Mund was crowned Miss North Dakota 2017 on Saturday in Williston. She will go on to compete for the title of Miss America in September.
Mund is known locally for having founded founded the annual Make-A-Wish fashion show. Mund founded the fundraiser when she was 14 years old in order to help her friend get her wish. It was so successful she decided to make it an annual event, which has generated more than $50,000.