In a June 25 contest in St. Paul, Kathryn Rose Kueppers was crowned Miss Minnesota 2019. Back in 2017, Kueppers was crowned Miss Midwest in Morris. Kueppers will compete in the Miss America pageant. Kueppers’ mother, Vicki Plaster Kueppers, won the Miss Minnesota title in 1983. The 2019 Miss Morris and Miss Midwest contest is Saturday, July 20 in Morris.