Don
Barone

Biography

db has been in the reporting biz for over 30 years, won some Emmys and other awards, but is proudest of his four-decade marriage, his two kids and the fact he founded Tackle The Storm Foundation to help children.

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The roadies of bass

The roadies of bass

By Don Barone

“Now the seats are all empty…”Dateline: B.A.S.S. Nation Championship“Sal, we gotta go and never stop going 'till we get there.' 'Where we going, man?' 'I don't know but we gotta go.”Jack KerouacOn...

AOY attitude

AOY attitude

By Don Barone

“Cause I'm on top of the world, 'ey…”Dateline: Mille Lacs“For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.”Walter ScottPassion, wins. That is the absolute bottom line in success...

Where I’m at

Where I’m at

By Don Barone

Okay, for all of my friends, and my wife and two kids, who keep texting me asking me, “So where is this Miley Locks?” or “…is it cold up there in Canada?” I’m doing this show-and-tell for the...

Why we play the game

Why we play the game

By Don Barone

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”Mahatma GandhiAs I write this, my sister sits in the eye of a hurricane.As do many sisters, as do many brothers,...

db: My 99th launch

db: My 99th launch

By Don Barone

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.”-Marcus AureliusThrough my eyes, lets look at this Elite launch gig...

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