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Frozen In Time: St. Cloud Train Depot [VIDEO]

A 105 year old St. Cloud train station could soon undergo some renovations to revitalize train service in the area. The depot is a product of the Northern Pacific Railroad. It was built in the late 1800s as a hub to connect a rail line from Minneapolis to St. Cloud.

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Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
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Frozen In Time: Photography The Old Fashioned Way [VIDEO]

The Paramount Theatre Visual Arts Center has a new photography dark room for the first time in nearly five years.

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St. Cloud Hospital Archives
St. Cloud Hospital Archives
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Frozen In Time: St. Cloud Hospital’s Tradition of Healthcare [VIDEO]

St. Cloud Hospital was built in its current location in 1926 but the process really started in the late 1880s. Sisters from the Order of Saint Benedict saw a need for a local hospital in St. Cloud. They wrote to the city council stating their intentions to build a healthcare facility.

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Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
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Frozen In Time: Five Generations At Heim’s Mill [VIDEO]

One St. Cloud mill has stood the test of time and survived three fires. Heim's Mill in St. Cloud has been in operation since the 1800s. One local family has overseen the business since 1900.

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Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
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Frozen In Time: A Tradition of Wood Carving [VIDEO]

This week in our "Frozen In Time" series we stopped out one St. Cloud woman's woodworking shop for a lesson in sculpting.

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Frozen In Time: A Summer Tradition At Starlite Drive-In [VIDEO]

This week in our 58th installment of our "Frozen In Time" series we caught a movie under the stars in Litchfield. Starlite Drive-In opened in the 1950s. At the time it was one of nearly 100 outdoor theaters in Minnesota. The theater closed down in the 1970s.

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Haehn Museum
Haehn Museum
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Frozen In Time: Sacred Heart Chapel Celebrates 100 Years [VIDEO]

Sacred Heart Chapel in St. Joseph is celebrating its centennial year. Plans for a new chapel started to develop in 1911. The sisters began to realize that they were outgrowing their prayer space.

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Frozen In Time: 78 Years Of Trobec’s Chicken Fry [VIDEO]

Trobec's Bar And Grill in St. Stephen has been hosting an annual chicken fry on the first Tuesday in June for the last 78 years.

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St. Cloud Salvation Army
St. Cloud Salvation Army
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Frozen In Time: Salvation Army Celebrates 77th Donut Day [VIDEO]

The Salvation Army in St. Cloud is celebrating their 77th annual Donut Day on Friday. It's a tradition that started during the Great Depression to raise money for the nonprofit and to honor women who made donuts for soldiers during World War I.

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Frozen In Time: The Sisters Of Poor Clare’s In Sauk Rapids [VIDEO]

Poor Clare's first opened on top of a hill in Sauk Rapids in 1923. It's a convent for nuns who live their entire lives at one monastery and rarely leave its confines.

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