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Perham High School senior, Mariana Alvarado, is preparing to compete in the Miss Minnesota Latina 2014 pageant as Miss Otter Tail County Latina on June 1 in St. Paul. This will be her first pageant. Submitted photo

Local senior to compete in Miss Minnesota Latina pageant

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Mariana Alvarado, a senior at Perham High School, always wanted to try competing in a pageant – and now she’s taking that chance.


“I always wanted to try one,” she said, “just to experience it, just to see how it is.”

Alvarado was recently recruited to compete in the Miss Minnesota Latina pageant, representing Otter Tail County, on June 1 in St. Paul.

She said that, in the past, other pageants have intimidated her because they include a talent portion.

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