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Investigating on our own - listen to episode 4 of "A Better Search for Barbara Cotton"

When Barbara Cotton went missing in Williston, N.D. , in 1981, many assumed the 15-year-old had run away for a few days. Others disagreed. She has never been seen or heard from since that day. What happened to Barbara Cotton? Season Five of Dakota Spotlight "A Better Search for Barbara" explores this mystery and looks for answers.

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In Episode 4 private investigator Carrie Abbey and I look closer at Barbara's neighborhood as it looked in April 1981. What risks or dangers might have been lurking along her last known route home?

Listen to Episode 4

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The podcast will be released over five days starting March 1, 2021. Listen here or anywhere podcasts are found ( Spotify , Apple , Google Podcasts , Stitcher etc.)

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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.
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