Katie Olson, representing Fargo, was crowned Miss North Dakota 2018. Olson is a student at North Dakota State University, majoring in Elementary Education. She’s hoping for a back to back win for the Peace Garden state at the national finals as the current Miss America, Cara Mund, is from North Dakota.
Olson performed a lyrical dance to the tune of “I Will Wait” during the talent competition. Her platfrom is “The Motivation Mindset: Positivity at Every Turn”.