Congratulations to Ali Clair of China, ME. She was crowned 'Miss Maine USA 2013' on Sunday, Jan. 27 at the Samoset Resort and Spa in Rockport.

She will represent the state of Maine in the 'Miss USA 2013' beauty pageant, which will be be held in June 2013.

Ali graduated from the University of Maine in 2011 with a B.A. in Journalism. She was the third runner-up at the Miss Maine USA 2012 pageant.