National Geographic http://wxpr.org en Minocqua Student A Finalist at Nat-Geo http://wxpr.org/post/minocqua-student-finalist-nat-geo <P>A Minocqua seventh-grader fell short Wednesday of winning one of the top two spots in the National Geographic Bee.</P> <P>13-year-old Asha Jain was among 10 finalists competing in Washington. The winner was 12-year-old Sathwik Karnik of Plainville Massachusetts.</P> <P>Asha Jain won her state competition, and then advanced after Monday’s preliminary round. Her brother Vansh had finished second in the national bee a year ago. Thu, 23 May 2013 14:58:31 +0000 Ken Krall 2584 at http://wxpr.org