The top four spellers advancing to the Multi-Regional State Spelling Bee on Feb. 19 in Fergus Falls include: Summer Goulet, grade 8, from the Crookston School District; Amrit Bhutani, grade 6, from the Sacred Heart School, East Grand Forks; Elizabeth Gust, grade 8, from the Greenbush/Middle River School District, and; Sydney LaVoi, grade 8, from the Bemidji School District.

The next step is the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.