Mike's Mix: Fine Spirits ClassicEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, Mike checks out a couple of cocktails from the Fine Spirits Classic.
Mike's Mix: Hang GliderEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, Mike stopped by Third Bird for a Hang Glider.
'A Big Boom': Surveying Storm Damage In The North MetroFor residents in Roseville, in the north metro, the drama was over in just seconds.
Mike's Mix: Stonehouse Coffee & RoasteryWhile Natalie and I were Goin' To The Lake last week in the Brainerd Lakes area, I got a great, albeit unconventional, idea for a Mike's Mix. There are a few craft brewers up there, like Big Axe Brewing in Nisswa, and a new brewery is coming soon to Crosby.
Goin' To The Lake: Brainerd Lakes Area (Day 2)WCCO's summer road trip continues for the second week, and this time we're Goin' to the Lake in the Brainerd area with Mike Augustyniak, Natalie Nyhus and Chad Hartman!
Mike's Mix: 'Batch' Cocktails For Your Party Or PicnicThis week, Mike is checking out a few big-batch recipes that can add some refreshing fun to your summer picnic or cookout!
St. Paul Firefighters Host 57th Carnival For Kids In HospitalOn Wednesday, there were smiles all around at Gillette Children's Hospital. St. Paul Firefighter's Local 21 transformed a parking ramp into a carnival, and it's the 57th year they've done it.
Mike's Mix: Swampwater From Norseman DistilleryThere are different recipes out there for a Swampwater cocktail, which include ingredients that range from vodka, to Midori, to blue curaçao, to Malibu, to cucumber. Yech. Swampwater is right.
Mike's Mix: The Heyday Negroni For Negroni WeekNegroni Week launched in 2013 as a celebration of one of the world's great cocktails and an effort to raise money for charitable causes around the world.
Here’s What You Need To Know About Fish KillsIf you've been near a lake lately, you may have seen -- or smelled -- dead fish washing up on shore. It's called a fish kill, and a lot of people have been talking about it lately.
Mike's Mix: Camping CocktailsAs we get closer to summer and the weather gets warmer, more and more people are breaking out the tent and heading to the woods. Mike Augustyniak has three cocktails that are perfect for sitting around the campfire.
Good Question: Is Memorial Day Weekend Weather Always Bad?It is hard to trust the weather in Minnesota when planning holiday weekends. Rain and clouds all seem to be lingering right around the corner. In fact, some rain is expected in five of the next six days.