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One injured in Hawarden accident

Posted October 23, 2014 at 5:00 am

By Steve Peterson

Hawarden fire, police and ambulance personnel, and Sioux County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a one-vehicle accident in Hawarden on Oct. 16.

Virgil McKee, age 79, of Hawarden, was driving a 2014 Ford F-150 truck. He hit a tree at Avenue D and Seventh Street at about noon. McKee was transported to Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.

The accident remains under investigation.

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    Historic Hawarden home torn down

    By Steve Peterson

    For the Haines family, the address 908 Avenue F in Hawarden was more than just another house address in the city of Hawarden.

    For almost 125 years, someone from the family called it home.

    On Monday morning, a wrecking crew demolished the home as family and friends looked on, including three sisters, Dolores Westcott, Barbara Kelley and Donna Peterson.

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