christmas

Searching for the perfect Christmas tree

Theresa Collins and Isaac Lemke are getting ready for the holidays in their first year living together. They're on the hunt for a perfect Christmas tree, and they knew right away it had to be a real one.

Remembering a Christmas spent in hell at the Battle of the Bulge

Veteran: Experience on battlefield taught him family matters most on Christmas

Raymond Ray was born and raised in Wisconsin. When World War II broke out he was drafted into the U.S. Army and as a 19-year-old kid was sent to the front lines of what would become the largest and bloodiest battle of World War II, the Battle of the Bulge.

Low gas prices boosting numbers of holiday travelers

Two million Wisconsinites plan to travel this holiday season

Lower gas prices will drive nearly two million Wisconsinites to travel alongside nearly 99 million Americans this holiday season, according to AAA projections.

Baraboo woman chosen to decorate White House

Between the tree, the tinsel and all those stringing lights, holiday decorating can be a daunting task – and for one Baraboo woman, that task took on presidential proportions this season.

Blog: Holiday fun at WISC

We basically rule the holidays

Sometimes we like to have fun at WISC behind the scenes. Here's a look at our last holiday shindig, er, I mean... company meeting.

Husband charged in officer's death in court

Iraq War veteran charged with killing his wife as she worked

Prosecutors say 30-year-old Ben Sebena acknowledged ambushing his Jennifer Sebena while she conducted a pre-dawn patrol alone in Wauwatosa on Christmas Eve.

Man replaces family's stolen presents

A Racine family whose presents were stolen from under their tree is having a merry Christmas after all, thanks to the efforts of a local businessman.

Last-minute shopping continues as 'cliff' nears

Lawmakers on holiday break with Dec. 31 deadline

Local shoppers continued to look for just the right gift at the last minute on Christmas Eve, even as the so-called "fiscal cliff" threatens to curtail consumer confidence in the new year.

Lots of time needed to mail Christmas trees

Paperwork required takes time before tree can be sent

The state is urging people interested in sending a real Wisconsin Christmas tree to people overseas to start the paperwork now.

Lots of time needed to mail Christmas trees

Paperwork required takes time before tree can be sent

The state is urging people interested in sending a real Wisconsin Christmas tree to people overseas to start the paperwork now.