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BringMeTheNews' Top 10 entertainment stories of 2013

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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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1 dead, 1 arrested after shooting involving teens in Duluth

A 17-year-old was arrested around 1:45 a.m. Sunday. Neither the victim nor the suspect has been identified.

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NASCAR driver joins MN boy in reclaiming 'Let's go Brandon' slogan

Brandon Brundidge gained recognition when his mother shared the story of how he found inspiration in "Let's go Brandon" signs.

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White supremacist propaganda flyers distributed in Cottage Grove

The department said the flyers have been left in driveways throughout the city.

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6-year-old Northfield girl missing, mother dead of apparent suicide

Anyone who had seen the girl or her mother in the past two weeks should call Northfield police.

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Jet skier injured in explosion on Minnesota lake

The explosion happened on Little Lake 14 in St. Louis County.

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Kristi Noem's response to 10-year-old Ohio girl pregnant after being raped

Abortion is illegal in South Dakota unless the mother's life is in danger.

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Sheriff: Deputy shoots gun-wielding man in western Wisconsin

One deputy fired on the man, striking him in an unknown area of his body.

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Man found dead in 26 inches of water in Le Sueur County

The 45-year-old was found in near the shoreline on Lake Washington.

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Man arrested after abduction attempt in Bemidji

The incident occurred in Cameron Park on June 25.

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Betty Danger's in NE Minneapolis for sale for $4.2 million

The asking price includes the restaurant's ferris wheel, as well as a nearby single-family home.


Minnesota health officials warn monkeypox cases could grow rapidly

The state has so far confirmed only six cases of monkeypox virus.