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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.

Organization hopes to provide affordable homes for families

Community Action in Janesville works to encourage development in neighborhood

A Janesville not-for-profit organization hopes that building a new house in the city's oldest neighborhood will bring a renewed sense of ownership to its residents.

Couple explains iconic, emotional 1986 courthouse steps photo

Man in picture: Losing farm 'felt like like going to a funeral'

An unforgettable photograph captured the Massey family anguish as Sue and Ken Massey watched their beloved home, their livelihood, their life's blood, sold off to the highest bidder. Decades later, Sue Massey has written a memoir about it.

Officials investigate claims in body-burning letter

Man convicted of mutilating teen's corpse says another man killed her

It's been almost a year since the death of Aprina Paul. As her family plans an anniversary to celebrate her life, the man convicted of burning her body wrote to the family to claim he is innocent.

Family pushes for drug drop-off box

Police chief voices safety, space concerns

One Mount Horeb family is offering to pay for a medication drop box in their town, but so far, their offer has not been taken up.

DOT rejects request from family to reconsider moving memorial

City looks at new locations for memorial

Kevin Mengelt walked into a meeting with Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials hoping a compromise could be worked out to keep his wife's memorial in the place where she died. He walked out of that meeting believing a compromise was never a possibility.

Fitchburg mayor talks about vigil honoring murder victims

A neighbor, pastor and a law enforcement representative are among the five or six speakers Fitchburg Mayor Shawn Pfaff said he expects will address community members at Sunday night's candle-light vigil honoring the sisters prosecutors say a former Dane County sheriff's deputy murdered.

Condo fire causes $100K in damage, displaces family

Investigators: Accidental cooking fire damages single unit on far west side

A cooking fire in a far west side condominium has displaced a family and caused $100,000 in damage, Madison Fire Department officials said.

Child injured by flash grenade returns home

Family was staying in Georgia after fire destroyed home in Janesville

They were asleep in the home they had been staying at in a community north of Atlanta when police executed a no-knock warrant and burst into the house at 3 a.m. on May 28.

5 injured in Milwaukee shootout

Feud between households on north side erupts in gunfire

A feud between two north Milwaukee households has erupted in gunfire, leaving five people wounded.

Fight against breast cancer a family affair

Family named Honorary Race Chair at 2014 Race for the Cure

The Pitot family of Madison can be described as tight-knit, and their relationship only grew when one of their own was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Police were working with stabbing suspect; Victims identified

Family says it's frustrated with police

Madison police said they were working with a man suspected in a double-homicide before Friday's stabbings and shooting.A family who say their relative was the Madison murder suspect killed by police Friday tells News3 they're frustrated with police.