Harold Steele, an amazing man with an amazing farm and home museum – picture by Keith Ladage

Note;  Not long ago, this amazing man passed away in 2019. I had heard about Harold Steele’s open house from a friend, but I...

Once again, the Strawberry Festival kicks off the tractor season with a bang

I went to this year’s Strawberry Festival without a thought as to what the featured brand might be at this year’s show, and I...

Pearl Harbor, the Ultimate Sacrifice

I have read all about it, Seen the movie and heard the tales But it never made the impact, the true sacrifice until I...

Lincoln Depot, Lincoln’s fare thee well

One afternoon I had a bit of time before an interview for a story and I thought I would check out some of the...

Portland Swap Meet, a lawn and garden extravaganza

When I heard the word swap meet and read “antique engine and tractor parts only” I have to admit I wasn’t too enthused. I...