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

Rock Cut State Park Hike and Geocaching on April 24th 2017

Below is a bunch of photos I took on today’s hike at Rock Cut State Park on April 24th 2017.  I went to Rock Cut State Park over the weekend, but was unable to locate any parking spaces to park, … Continue reading

Latest Fishing Trip, Stormy Pleasures, Senator Dave Syverson Statement

  Man I have been enjoying the warm weather!  It is about time the warm weather is back. Now watch it fly by, it usually does lol.  I went fishing last night at the Rockton Dam. I did not even … 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

R.I.P. W9GD, Nascar, Stars & Universe, Todays Generalized Blog

I am using this voice to text Dragon software so I apologize ahead of time if there are any errors below. I purchased this Dragon software so I can just talk and do my blogs while I multitask and do … Continue reading

Nascar Fight, Walking Dead, Winter

  Watched Nascar earlier today, was a pretty good race. A hell of a finish. I hate Joey Lagono but I think Kyle Busch was in the wrong on this one.  Long story short, Keslowski was having issues on the … Continue reading

Rickie Traeger Blog For January 24th 2017

I guess technically this is January 24th 2017 blog. But it will be about stuff before the 24th, since its 3am when i am writing this up, LOL. Not much going on here. I am currently in the process of … Continue reading

Skywarn Recognition Day, Ham Radio, And First Snowfall!

  I was hoping to work a few Skywarn stations on the ham radio.  But the conditions just were not in my favor.  A lot of noise.  I was not even able to work not even one Skywarn station.  Oh … 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

SJCAM 5000 Plus/GOPRO Of A Thunderstorm Near Rockford IL on August 20th 2016

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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

June 15th Blog

June 15th Blog I been doing more and more of FB live.  I finally got the feature the other day.  Everyone else had it for a long time now, except me lol.  I finally got it.   I enjoy using … Continue reading

OMG, Speechless.

OMG, Speechless. This was filmed by the man (Mr Clarence Shultz) whos wife passed away and his neighbor in Fairdale. The 2015 Fairdale tornado killed Clem Schultz’s wife Geraldine. Clem captured the tornado on video bearing down on his house. … Continue reading

March 20th Blog Update

  Today would of been my dad’s 57th birthday.  First day of spring and my dads 57th birthday.  I miss my dad a lot. I found a good poem I found online, I will post below.  The author did an … Continue reading