Rickie Traeger Official Website

Welcome To My Personal Website My site is just that, my personal space. You will get to know me and read my blogs. I am a very open person that doesn’t hold back. I am a firm believer and using … Continue reading

Fridays Blog About Website Redesign And This Weekends Weather

    We are supposed to get some storms this weekend with a lot of rain.   It will be nice to get some storms 🙂    I am hoping to do some lightning photography.   Well that is the … Continue reading

Quick Sunday Blog, Bristol Race, Rockford Scanner App

    Not to much going on here. Just trying to enjoy life! My good friend Chad and his GF is going to be having their baby tomorrow.  I am excited for them!  They are going to be having a boy. … Continue reading

April 2nd 2017 Blog for Rickie Traeger

Yesterday was April 1st, which everyone knows is April Fools Day.  I noticed not a lot of people did pranks. Which is weird, because in the past many people used to all the time.  I did notice the Beloit PD … Continue reading

March 25 blog in reference to fishing, my dad, crazy weather, Rockford scanner, etc.

Hopefully everybody was able to get out and enjoy yesterday. I heard it hit 80° which is awesome! I was able to get out and try to get some fishing done but the wind was very bad. So needless to … Continue reading

Walking Dead & Rockford Scanner Stuff

  Watched the Walking Dead tonight.  Pretty good episode!  This season has been pretty slow and boring (I hate saying that but it is true)  There hasn’t been many zombies on the show. And when there has been, there is … Continue reading

November 6th Blog

Tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead ( #TWD)  was slow and kinda boring. At the end, it explained things a bit.  But 90% the show was boring to me.  The last 15 minutes were decent. Kinda showed “D” lighter side … Continue reading

Squawk 7700 , Delta 2643 / N363NW : Boston to Minneapolis

A little before 11 pm tonight Delta 2643 did a squawk 7700.   It departed Boston and was headed for Minneapolis.  It did its squawk 7700 around the Milwaukee area. It slowed down a lot and also did some erratic flight … Continue reading

September 15th Blog: Harvard Balloon Fest, RS Website, Quadcopter Flight, Flu Shot

Not to much going on over my way.  I been working on the Rockford Scanner website http://rockfordscanner.com    Been adding new stuff, pages, etc…   Still have a lot of stuff to do on it.  I like starting off fresh … Continue reading

Blog About Winter, Rockford Scanner, Missing My Dad

    I been thinking of my dad a lot the last few days. Wishing I could see and talk to him one last time. But I know in reality that will never happen. People always are saying time heals … Continue reading

Joe Mattern Interview Against Police Radio Encryption

So in a few days the police are going to be shutting out the very same people that help them.  Sad………..  I bet no one will be willing to help the police after they do their encryption and shut the … Continue reading

Rickie Traeger From Rockford Scanner Doing A Phone Interview With Joseph Erik Mattern with C.A.R.E. (Citizens Against Radio Encryption) on July 20th 2016

    Rickie Traeger From Rockford Scanner Doing A Phone Interview With Joseph Erik Mattern with C.A.R.E. (Citizens Against Radio Encryption) on July 20th 2016 Watch the whole video. Joseph Mattern makes some really good points as to why the … Continue reading

Quick Blog June 30th 2016

  Not much going on here.  Met some new hams recently. Some are very knowledgeable!  I missed field day though. I wanted to go so bad, but I was side tracked and wasn’t able to go this year. I tried … Continue reading