Dakota Oil Protests – Correction

Hello Everyone, This is just a very quick message to listeners to make a correction, or at the very least offer an apology and explanation for something that was brought to my attention regarding Season One, The story of Victor Newberry. I received some criticism which I think is well founded, now that I’ve gone…

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Victor Newberry Update

In this update about Victor Newberry I share the difficulties I experienced when attempting to speak with anyone at the Morton County State’s attorney’s office about Victor’s case. I also interview Andy Zachmeier, Morton County Commissioner (And Police officer) who shares his thoughts on Victor’s death. Music by Julia Kent Send tips or ideas Newsletter…

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Zeeland Trailer 2

Curiosity.  What is it really? Some say it is ‘an appetite for knowledge, information, and understanding.’  Others say, Curiosity killed the cat.’ NASA sent a Rover named Curiosity all the way to Mars.  It’s been exploring that planet since 2012, gathering data and collecting images, just to feed our thirst for knowledge and understanding.    About…

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S1 E11 – Update: Victor’s File

In this update/bonus episode. A little about Season Two – Zeeland We hear some feedback from listeners who share their varying opinions about Tiffany’s behavior. James interview’s Gabrielle Goter, Morton County assistant state’s attorney about preservation of evidence, open records requests, who decides if a person will be prosecuted and who might have reviewed Victor’s…

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S2 Trailer – ZEELAND

A sneak peak at Season Two ZEELAND Coming ‘soon’ (mid to late summer) Support Dakota Spotlight? | https://dakotaspotlight.com/support Send tips or ideas Newsletter and Updates dakotaspotlight.com

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S1 E10 A Bar Named Heaven

In this final episode, episode 10 host James Wolner offers a theory (as well as some proof) about the events that contributed to Victor’s sad fate. Some music by Flyte and PopUp Chorus.  See Videos Episode 10 photos View Music by Julia Kent Support Dakota Spotlight? | https://dakotaspotlight.com/support Send tips or ideas Newsletter and Updates…

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S1 E9 B.L.O.O.D.

In episode 9: Why doesn’t the autopsy note blood on Victor’s clothing? We meet the ‘bartender with a van. We explore the Toxicology report. Hear all the questions James sent to the Morton County Sheriff’s department – and hear their answers. We get Tiffany’s side of the story. See Victor’s shirt and more Music by…

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S1 E8 BLUE CHRISTMAS

Contradicting timelines:  Why don’t the first reports by the media align with the police report? For Victor Newberry, the holiday season was never associated with joy and celebration. A DUI police report reveals curious movements by two of the three ‘strangers’ after the bar’s closed. How does law enforcement handle and secure evidence? Documents & …

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S1 E7 Left For Dead

“I was with Victor out north of town.” In episode 7 we learn about a stranger that came into the police department two days after Victor died and said, “I was with Victor at his car.”  We also learn that the audio and video taped interview with this person cannot be located by the Sheriff’s…

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S1 E6 “Just Not Right”

In episode six, ‘JUST NOT RIGHT’, we learn about lanyards, key chains, mysterious strangers and Henry’s very weak alibi. Doug, Brad, Steven and Donna tell us more about Victor’s last night on earth. How did Victor manage to vanish from downtown Glen Ullin despite surveillance video?    Sponsored by Dryer Days Art Studio Original artwork…

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S1 E5 “Boys” and “Girls”

In EPISODE FIVE, we meet FOUR of Victor Newberry’s friends who tell us new information about the night Victor died.   James looks into Victor’s and Henry’s potential criminal backgrounds. Music by Julia Kent Send tips or ideas Newsletter and Updates Support Dakota Spotlight? | https://dakotaspotlight.com/support dakotaspotlight.com

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S1 E4 “Better Left Alone”

Ever take a human skull to ‘show and tell?’   These guys did. Support Dakota Spotlight and get a PERK!  – a music CD, a newspaper subscription or a personal post card from your host.  SUPPORT In Episode Four, James shares difficulties with open records requests in North Dakota. At the Glen Ullin Times newspaper we…

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S1 E3 “You’re a Dead Man”

In episode three, host James Wolner learns more about western North Dakota, the place where Victor Newberry lived and died.  It’s a place where, according to some,  “everybody knows everybody” and people are “accountable” to one another.  While exploring and contemplating the accuracy of those statements, we meet two of Victor Newberry’s friends who explain…

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S1 E2: “Forensic Garbage”

Should we trust Victor Newberry’s autopsy report, or should the thing be tossed in the trash with other garbage? From Virginia to Washington DC to Bismarck and Minot North Dakota, podcast host James Wolner searches for answers. Are you prepared for the potential and unfortunate situation that one of your loved one’s death may require…

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S1 E1: “Everybody Knows”

An outlandish story told in a rural North Dakota bar sets podcast host James Wolner in search of the facts about a perplexing death. Music by Julia Kent – juliakent.com Photos & Documents https://dakotaspotlight.com/photos/ Visit dakotaspotlight.com for more information. Support Dakota Spotlight?   https://ko-fi.com/dakotaspotlight  

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Trailer 2 – Victor Newberry

trailer 2.   –  Also announcing episode One of Dakota Spotlight Season One is scheduled to be released on Wednesday February 27th, 2019 For more information see dakotaspotlight.com Music by Julia Kent  Media and Advertising inquiries may use our  Contact Form. Dakota Spotlight – Real Stories from the True North Support Dakota Spotlight?

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Season One Trailer – Victor Newberry

Introducing Season One of Dakota Spotlight. What happened exactly to Victor Newberry of Glen Ullin, North Dakota, found dead next to his vehicle on December 27th, 2014 Visit dakotaspotlight.com for more information Signup for email updates [Check your SPAM folder] Produced by Everything Midwestern LLC   Media & Advertising Enquiries Also see: Sign up for…

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