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Images of Vietnam help preserve history

The photographs taken by Vietnam veterans during their time in the service are being collected and turned into DVDs to be shown during the 3rd annual Vietnam Veterans Day in Portage.

Vet surprises sister with homecoming at middle school

Navy specialist surprises sister at Kromrey Middle School on Veterans Day

For many families, Veterans Day can be a bittersweet holiday with their loved ones away from home as they serve overseas, but one Middleton family received a special Veterans Day surprise Tuesday.

Airline formally accepts cart to welcome veterans home

Cart will be kept, used at Milwaukee airport for any returning veterans

Southwest Airlines has formally accepted a Wisconsin man's creation designed to provide more dignity and honor to fallen servicemen and women as they return home.

Vietnam veteran creates cart to welcome other veterans home

Cart will be kept, used at Milwaukee airport for any returning veterans

The image of a flag-draped casket brought back a lifetime of memories. A year and a half ago, Richard Kalashian was at O'Hare International Airport when he saw a flag-draped casket coming off of a plane and being placed on a baggage cart.

Doctors at UW Health give veteran second chance at life

25-year-old recovers from heart failure after bariatric surgery

At 25 years of age Keith McCarter returned to Wisconsin after a yearlong tour of duty in Iraq with the U.S. Army. He and his wife, Jessica, were deployed together to Southern Iraq. What they didn't know was life would be more challenging with their return home.