Humboldt County

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Michael Swanson, accused in Iowa double homicide, will be tried as an adult

    A second request to escape adult court is still pending.​Michael Swanson -- the kid who couldn't stop laughing after being accused of killing two people -- will be tried as an adult for at least one murder count. Last month, the 17-year-old requested to move his case to juvenile court where h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Michael Swanson pleads not guilty in Iowa murders

    After he was booked, Swanson smiled for reporters.​Police say 17-year-old Michael Richard Swanson took his parents' jeep in St. Louis Park on Nov. 15, stole a gun from their cabin, drove to two gas stations in rural Iowa, and gunned down two employees for cash and cigarettes. He provoked out ... More >>

  • Music

    August 27, 2003

    Real Life Rock Top Ten

    Nirvana sing about the blackout, Bigfoot shines some light on human nature, and Sinéad's snarl glows in the dark