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INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. - Danielle Hooper celebrated her 21st birthday in Las Vegas on Monday, June 10, while preparations for this weekend's Miss USA pageant swirled around her.
Contestants from all 50 states and the District of Columbia will compete on the Planet Hollywood stage in swimsuit, evening gown and interview.
The top 15 from preliminary competition make the final round, which is televised live on NBC Sunday, June 16.
One of the top 15 is decided by a fan vote. To vote for Danielle, click here. Voting ends on Saturday.
The last time a Miss Minnesota USA won the Miss USA pageant was in 1976 when Barbara Peterson of Edina was crowned.
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