KSTP Year in Review: 2017's Top 5 Entertainment Stories

December 28, 2017 09:57 PM

The video above aired in October when KSTP talked to a Tom Petty fan who met the rock star when he visited Minnesota in June.


From Tom Petty granting a Roseville woman's dying wish weeks before his own death to unsanitary conditions in Minneapolis strip clubs, here are the top five entertainment stories on KSTP in 2017.

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1. Petty Grants Terminally Ill Roseville Woman's Wish

2. Report: 'Significant Health and Safety Concerns' in Minneapolis Strip Clubs

3. Mary Tyler Moore Dead at Age 80

  • The world said goodbye to Mary Tyler Moore in January 2017 when she died at age 80. In the 1970s, Moore created one of TV's first career-woman sitcom heroines in "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," which took place in Minneapolis.

4. St. Cloud Man Arrested for Allegedly Setting Fire to Adult Entertainment Store

  • Police say the 32-year-old man entered the Pure Pleasure store in November poured gasoline on the store's interior and lit it on fire.

5. Valleyfair to Launch New Ride in 2018

  • Valley Fair has a new ride coming in 2018 that will take Delirious riders, upside-down, will coil up a seven-story, 360-degree freestanding structure in a high speed train.

 

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