ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

From Juarez to Williston: Listen to episode 13 of "A Better Search for Barbara Cotton"

Barbara Louise Cotton vanished from Williston, N.D. on April 11, 1981, never to be heard from again. Her case is considered open and ongoing by both the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation

missing-barbara-cotton-school-photo.jpg
15 year old Barbara Cotton went missing from Williston, N.D. on April 11, 1981
We are part of The Trust Project.

A Better Search for Barbara is an investigative podcast about missing person Barbara Louise Cotton. The 15-year-old vanished without a trace from Williston, N.D. on April 11, 1981.

In episode 13 of Dakota Spotlight - A Better Search for Barbara Cotton:

  • Host James Wolner looks into a tip.
  • A search for physical evidence in Wyoming does not go well.
  • New information about person of interest Frank J. Delapena.

Listen to Episode 13

Listen to Previous Episodes:

Listen here to the podcast or anywhere podcasts are found ( Spotify , Apple , Google Podcasts , Stitcher etc.)

ADVERTISEMENT

RELATED

True Crime podcasts BY JAMES WOLNER

RELATED Podcast homepage | Newsletter | Season 3 videos | Season 2: 1976 Zick murders | jwolner@forumcomm.com

CLICK BELOW FOR MORE TRUE CRIME REPORTING FROM FORUM COMMUNICATIONS DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX

ADVERTISEMENT

Barbara-cotton-never-forgotten-painted-rock-cold-case.jp
A painted rock in Recreation Park honors the memory of Barbara Cotton's life. Barbara has been missing since 1981. April 11, 2021. James Wolner / Forum News Service

Barbara-cotton-never-forgotten-painted-rock-cold-case.jp
A painted rock in Recreation Park honors the memory of Barbara Cotton's life. Barbara has been missing since 1981. April 11, 2021. James Wolner / Forum News Service

James Wolner is a Digital Content Producer at Forum Communications Company, Fargo North Dakota and the creator, producer and host of Dakota Spotlight, a true crime podcast. He has lived the Upper Midwest since 2013 and studied photojournalism at California State University at Fresno. He is fluent in English and Swedish.
What to read next
Joseph Zak disappeared from his group home in Brookston, Minnesota, on Dec. 7, 2015. Investigators feel that a cellphone ping may have misled the investigation from searching the grounds near where
Since its construction in 1885 by Civil War veterans, the Grand Army of the Republic Hall in Litchfield (the first built in Minnesota), remains a perfectly preserved piece of history, the same as it
From the vaults of American author and television documentarian William Jackson, The Dickinson Press presents this Dakota Mysteries and Oddities story exploring North Dakota's death penalty and the