Wet vs. Dry

Wet vs. Dry

Special | 26m 46s

From the days of early settlement in the late 1800s, the struggle between the "Drys" -- those who sought to ban alcohol -- and the "Wets" -- those who were in favor -- shaped the relationship between the Red River border communities of Fargo and Moorhead.

Aired: 10/24/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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