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Spies, Lies and Contract Killers: Dakota Spotlight Podcast goes international

When podcast host James Wolner travelled to Europe recently, his vacation was quickly sidetracked by a suspicious drowning and international secrets. Listen to part 1 of The Man From Un.

The Fyris River Uppsala, Sweden
The Fyris River in Uppsala, Sweden
James Wolner / Forum News Service
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What do these things have in common: missing Barbara Cotton from Williston, ND, a hitman in Italy, secret agents, international crime and 3,300 pounds of heroin seized in a Dutch port city?

I’ll tell you. They are all included in this 2-part story about how my Scandinavian vacation became sidetracked by a mysterious drowning and sent me looking for international secrets.

And along the way, I learned a forgotten secret about you too. And like a whistle-blower, I’m going to whistle it in your ear, even if it gets me cancelled.

Listen to Parts 1 and 2 of Dakota Spotlight's new story The Man From Un.

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In the latest update from the Dakota Spotlight podcast's Season 5: A Better Search for Barbara Cotton, host James Wolner interviews a someone who may have seen the 15-year-old girl, gone missing from Williston, North Dakota, in 1981.

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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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