A senior at St. Cloud Tech High School has been named the "Youth of the Year" for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota. Charity Modi gets a $2,000 scholarship, and will also participate in the state competition in April, with a chance to win a $10,000 scholarship.
Minnesota's State Youth of the Year Jerry Akubue made it to the final rounds at the Midwest competition before being sent home Wednesday. Akubue competed against 12 other teens all vying to be named the 2013 Midwest Youth of the Year.