GLENDIVE - Brittany Wiser of Bozeman is the new Miss Montana.
Wiser claimed the 60th annual crown Saturday night. First runner-up was Holly Matz of Missoula, second runner-up was Josie Adams of Helena, and third runner-up was Chantell Bury of Glendive.
Olivia Dowler of Kalispell was named most photogenic, and Wiser and Kylee Hoiland of Missoula tied for Miss Congeniality.
Miss Montana contestants work throughout the year to raise awareness and funding for Montana's Children's Miracle Network-Shodair program. This year's contestants raised more than $8,000 for the program.
Each participant receives at least a $750 cash scholarship and an in-kind scholarship to Dawson Community College.