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Home for Army vet, family, taking shape in Harmon

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Andrew Hayen, 27, of Sterling, works Monday morning to secure roof tresses. Hayen is a member of the crew from S & D Construction in Dixon that volunteered to help build a house on First Street in Harmon for U.S. Army veteran Michael Shoemaker and his family. Abiding Word Church in Sterling is funding the build for Shoemaker, who was injured in Afghanistan in 2012.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
S & D Construction owner Steve Aurand cuts a board to use in securing the roof tresses at a work site in Harmon where his crew volunteered to build a house for U.S. Army veteran Michael Shoemaker. The construction started last week, and the house currently has exterior walls, interior studs and roof tresses.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Owner of S and D Construction, Steve Aurand, measures a board to be cut.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
The crew from S & D Construction works to build a house on First Street in Harmon.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Volunteers are helping build a house for U.S. Army veteran Michael Shoemaker on First Street in Harmon. The house was started last week and currently has exterior walls, interior studs and roof tresses.

Andrew Hayen, 27, of Sterling, works Monday morning to secure roof tresses. Hayen is a member of the crew from S & D Construction in Dixon that volunteered to help build a house on First Street in Harmon for U.S. Army veteran Michael Shoemaker and his family. Abiding Word Church in Sterling is funding the build for Shoemaker, who was injured in Afghanistan in 2012.

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