James Wolner is the producer of Dakota Spotlight Podcast, a filmmaker and published photographer and poet.
projects – distinctions – awards
2021 – Regional Emmy for documentary: The House on Sweet and Seventh
2021- First podcast to be preserved by the North Dakota State Archives, Bismarck, ND.
2020 Featured on Marie Claire’s list of best True Crime Podcasts
“A podcast that covers true crime in small Midwestern towns? Sign us up! Host James Wolner is a one-person show and the brains behind Dakota Spotlight. The Second season of the podcast just finished and told the story of the tragic murders of a banker and his wife, who lived in North Dakota. Wolner’s voice itself will reel you in, but you’ll end up staying for the story.”