Tag Archive: saturday

Apr 02

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 did an April Fools Day joke post, and several people got their panties in a …

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Mar 25

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 say I did not have much luck. This weekend it’s supposed to rain a lot. …

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Mar 18

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 other things. So hopefully it was well worth the money. We will find out shortly. …

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Feb 04

Just A Quick Quiz To Get To Know Me A Bit

    Friend of mine posted this on their social media, so i thought I would do it since I had a few minutes. So here it goes: Why not take a break and learn about each other? 1. Who are you named after? My uncle who passed away 2. Last time you cried? Last …

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Jan 29

My Ham Radio Contacts For Saturday And Winter Field Day

I played a bit up on HF radio Saturday.  Band conditions been poor lately, so its been like a month since I made my last contact.  Saturday I made a few contacts.  The first one was a National Parks On The Air (N4CD)    then I worked a World War event station (WW1USA) and then …

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Jan 21

Hattiesburg MS Tornado, RIP Grandpa Slatton

I am sitting here watching the radar down in Mississippi. They had a strong tornado (on radar with a large debris signature)  go through the area of Hattiesburg and Petal Mississippi.  They definitely have a lot of damage. It happened around 4 am.  Many were probably sleeping.  Hopefully they were awake and have taken shelter. …

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