The man convicted of starting the fire that destroyed the Adas Israel Congregation Synagogue in September has opted to go to prison rather than continue on probation. Matthew James Amiot informed a judge of his decision during a hearing Friday.
CHUM and Ruth House are working on offering more warming center options to the homeless in our community. As a result, CHUM's drop in center will be operating 24/7 moving forward. Ruth House needs volunteers to help operate a warming center they want to open in Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood.
Prosecutors have filed a second-degree murder charge against a man accused of shooting a friend Saturday in his southern St. Louis County home. A criminal complaint alleges that 44-year-old Thomas Allen Mickelwright admitted to a 911 dispatcher that he had shot the victim.