HOT SPRINGS S.D. (KOTA TV) - Saturday the Miss South Dakota crown was handed down.
Girls have been competing for the last two days in Hot Springs for a chance at the crown.
There were competitions in talent, interview and swimsuit competitions to earn a chance at scholarships and a crown.
For Miss South Dakota 2016, Julia Olson, the weekend was bitter sweet.
"I have had the most wonderful year,” said Olson. “It is so bittersweet for this to come to an end, but I am so excited for the new Miss South Dakota and all the adventures she will have."
2017 Miss South Dakota is Miranda Mack from Redfield, South Dakota.