BringMeTheNews' Top 10 entertainment stories of 2013


These were the most-clicked on entertainment-related stories on in 2013.

1. Letterman jokes with special Top 10 list for 'Least Successful Minnesota Businesses'

Sen. Al Franken enlisted the help of a top comedy pal for some fun at the Minnesota Business Partnership dinner.

2. Former AWA star Buck Zumhofe charged with criminal sexual conduct

Former AWA wrestling star Buck “Rock ‘n’ Roll” Zumhofe is facing 12 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct.

3. Walker woman to be 'naked and afraid' on Discovery channel

Kim Shelton, a 22-year-old woman from Walker, Minn., made her debut on the boob tube.

4. WCCO makes major changes with morning, noon anchor lineup

WCCO shuffled up its morning and noon news lineup by replacing a set of anchors.

5. KSTP producer files suit over driver's license data misuse

A KSTP investigative producer sued after learning that more than 170 law enforcement employees viewed her driver’s license file.

6. FOX 9 news anchor Heidi Collins leaves station

Collins co-anchored the 9 p.m. news with Jeff Passolt for three years, as well as FOX News at 5.

7. Former KS95 radio personality dies at 65

Michael “Donuts” Wegner, a longtime radio host at KS95 in the Twin Cities, died after suffering a severe injury to his head.

8. International best-selling Minnesota author Vince Flynn dies

Best-selling author Vince Flynn died in June after a battle with prostate cancer.

9. KDWB's Ryan under fire from state education dept. over disparaging Twitter posts

A Twitter post and several re-tweets by longtime KDWB-FM morning radio host Dave Ryan angered the Minnesota Department of Education.

10. Kare's Sven Sundgaard has scare with bat, gets rabies shots

KARE 11 meteorologist Sven Sundgaard underwent a series of rabies vaccinations after waking up with a bat on his face.

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Mohamed Ibrahim tied a school record with four touchdowns, but the Gophers lost in overtime.

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DNR uses a helicopter to more efficiently stock lakes with trout

In the past, the DNR used airplanes to stock remote lakes with fish, but the survival rate of the fish was only 85%.

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Secretary of State explains plans for segregated absentee ballots

Election officials are reminding voters that it's too late to mail in your absentee ballots.

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Osterholm on safe trick-or-treating: 'I would say go ahead with it'

The infectious disease expert's opinion doesn't align with the CDC's guidance.

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It's too late to mail your ballot, but you can still vote. Here's how.

Voters can drop off their absentee ballot, vote early in-person or head to the polls on Election Day.

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Dusting itself off after virus blow, F1rst Wrestling returns to the ring this Sunday

Minnesota's premier independent wrestling company was on top of the world before the virus hit.


McDonald's is bringing the McRib back in December

It hasn't appeared on menus for eight years.

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2 more Twin Cities districts moving to distance learning for grades 6-12

The decision was announced as infection rates in Dakota County rise.

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Here are the 4 free COVID-19 testing sites in MN for the week of Nov. 2

People don't need to have symptoms or insurance to get tested for free.