ST. CLOUD, Minn. - A 7th grader from Edina's Valley View Middle School is headed to the nation's capitol after winning the 25th Minnesota State National Geographic Bee.

Alexander Conradcame out on top of the competition Fridayat St. Cloud State University.

It was Alex's fourth time in the geography competition. In 2012 he finished3rd. The Geography Bee was moderated by KARE 11's Jeremiah Jacobsen.

Conrad nowmoves onto the national competition in Washington D-C next month. The festivities will bemoderated by Jeopardy host Alex Trebek.

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