Weather Forecast


Baby comes early ... good thing Dad is a paramedic

Michael William Siewert

Duluth man pleads guilty to murder of Floodwood woman

Email News Alerts

An alleged member of the Native Mob dispassionately testified Tuesday that he hit a Floodwood woman in the head with a hammer and then strangled her because he was angry and snapped when he found some of his drugs were missing.


Michael William Siewert, 23, of Duluth pleaded guilty in State District Court in Carlton to intentional second-degree murder in the slaying of Cristyna Leah Watson, 25, in September.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.