Cory Barrett, an instructor at Kalamazoo Valley Community College, was named the Food Network’s Spring Baking Championship show’s winner during the season finale. He took home the $25,000 grand prize and will be featured in Food Network Magazine.
Literati Bookstore, 124 E. Washington St., was named the 2019 Publishers Weekly Bookstore of the Year.
Michigan native Christina Hammock Koch, NASA’s Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin of the Russian space agency launched to the orbiting laboratory at 3:14 p.m. today from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Koch is scheduled to participate in the first all-female spacewalk later in the mission.
Saugatuck and Traverse City were both included on the list released on TripAdviser's list titled “North America’s 18 Best Lake Towns.” The list considers both relaxation and adventure.
Mount Bohemia, which is located on northern most portion of the Keweenaw Peninsula in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, finished No. 2 in the national publication’s 10Best Ski Resorts in America poll. Known for its extreme backcountry runs, it was the only resort east of the Rocky Mountains to be named to the top 10.