by Valerie Verkamp
Landmark assistant editor
Three years have passed since the brutal slaying of two sisters inside their Edgerton home.
The vacant single-story residence has been a sad reminder to those in the community still struggling to come to terms with the deaths of 19-year-old Britny Haarup and 22-year-old Ashley Key.
On Saturday, many Edgerton residents were flooded with emotion as they watched the property go up in flames.
Edgerton Fire Department Chief Rodney Deckman coordinated the burning of the home as part of multiple fire training exercises for surrounding fire departments, including Camden Point, Plattsburg, Dearborn and Edgerton-Trimble. For more on story.