May 17, 2023
Vanished in Vermillion: A reporter's deep dive into South Dakota's most infamous cold case
This episode focuses on the book, "Vanished in Vermillion," written by award-winning journalist Lou Raguse.
“Vanished in Vermillion,” peels back the layers of complexity that hide behind headlines. Through years of added research and interviews with those involved, Raguse tells the story in a way that captures the nuances of it all.
True crime books often focus on the crime itself and the investigation, or lack thereof, that follows. This story shows what happens when law enforcement makes critical mistakes in the investigation, and how those errors can impact the lives of those caught in the tangled web.
In this episode, Trisha Taurinskas shares her thoughts on the book, along with parts of her interview with Lou Raguse.
Full story: https://www.inforum.com/news/the-vault/vanished-in-vermillion-peels-back-layers-of-complexity-in-infamous-south-dakota-cold-case?ajs_aid=da7b69ca-81f8-41d5-90bb-fd7337a4d74e