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Swanson Sentenced For 1st Murder; Pleads Guilty To 2nd

A Twin Cities teenager who’s admitted to killing two women in Iowa has been sentenced to life in prison and pleaded guilty to a second murder.

07/07/2011

Michael Richard Swanson (credit: Jeff Heinz/The Globe Gazette)

MN Man Guilty In Iowa Gas Station Slaying

A Minnesota man has been found guilty of killing a convenience store clerk in northern Iowa. The jury reached their verdict almost immediately after they began deliberations Thursday.

06/23/2011

Michael Richard Swanson (credit: Jeff Heinz/The Globe Gazette)

State Rests Case Against MN Man In Iowa Killing

The state has rested its case against a Minnesota man charged with killing a convenience store clerk in northern Iowa.

06/22/2011

Michael Richard Swanson (credit: Kossuth County Sheriff's Office)

Jury Hears Evidence Against MN Man In Iowa Killing

The friend of an accused murderer said he knew something bad was going to happen shortly before two women were shot and killed in Iowa in November.

06/21/2011

Michael Richard Swanson (credit: Kossuth County Sheriff's Office)

Trial Starts For MN Teen Accused In 2 Iowa Slayings

The first trial begins Monday for a Minnesota teenager accused of murdering two convenience store clerks in Iowa last year.

06/20/2011

Michael Richard Swanson (credit: Kossuth County Sheriff's Office)

Trial For MN Teen Charged In IA Slayings To Begin

The first of two trials for a Minnesota teenager charged in the slayings of two Iowa convenience store clerks is scheduled to begin Monday in Carroll County.

06/18/2011

A store clerk was shot dead at Crossroads Gas Station in Algona, Iowa. (credit: CBS)

Funerals Set For Slain Iowa Store Clerks

Funerals for two clerks killed during robberies at convenience stores in northern Iowa will be held next week.

11/19/2010

A store clerk was shot dead at Crossroads Gas Station in Algona, Iowa. (credit: CBS)

Families Of Slain Iowa Clerks Ask Why

The families of two clerks killed during robberies at convenience stores in northern Iowa are grasping for answers about why they died.

11/18/2010