Western Minn. flouted Prohibition
GRANITE FALLS -- America's great social experiment with Prohibition made criminals of many otherwise law-abiding citizens.
That was just as true in western Minnesota, home of Congressman Andrew Volstead, the author of Prohibition, as it was elsewhere in the county.
Along with taking a look at Volstead's legacy, Pioneer Public Televison's documentary "Volstead Fever'' also offers a look at how the law was flouted and its end celebrated in western Minnesota.
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