Starting Memorial Day, and running through Labor Day, more than 45 museums across Wisconsin will allow active duty military personnel and up to five family members to visit for free.
The Blue Star Museum program is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and more than 2,000 museums across the county.
Museums participating in Milwaukee:
Wisconsin GOP Congressman and former vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is writing his first, major book, according to National Review Online.
Ryan has not indicated whether the project reflects political aspirations about running for president in 2016.
Rufus King in Milwaukee has won ACT's national College and Career Transition Award for high schools.
Wisconsin's Joint Finance Committee will consider multiple budget proposals today, including some that could prove contentious.
Gas prices in Wisconsin have been flirting with four-dollars-a-gallon, and those have been some of the highest prices in the country. However, the pain may soon begin easing. During the next few weeks, gas prices here could drop by double digits.