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Classifieds for August 17, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

 

Nurses needed for new Raton detention facility. RN, LPN, part time to start. 24 hours per week with possiblity of full time when facility is completed. Must pass background and moter vehicle check. Dena Strick 970-580-5165 or Luci Magana 505 274 1364. 32-2XP

 

HUERFANO COUNTY  is accepting applications for an HR Coordinator. This position is full-time at 35 hours per week with benefits and starting salary of $27,000.00. Position will work closely with the Board of County Commissioners, Administrative Staff, employees and the public. Qualified candidates must have a High School Diploma or GED and four (4) years of general experience in Human Resources. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089 or Huerfano County Human Resources Department, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on August 21, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 31-2XU

 

TOWN OF LA VETA DEPUTY CLERK POSITION The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for a Deputy Clerk position. Qualified candidate should have experience with quickbooks, payroll, municipal accounting, computer experience (Microsoft word and Excel), organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. Must be self-motivated and organized, must be bondable and able to become a Notary. This position is a full time position with benefits. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer. Salary will depend on experience. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave, La Veta, Colorado. Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall by 5:00 p.m. on August 18, 2017. 31-3XU

RECEPTIONIST/SECRETARY Walsenburg, Colorado. St. Mary Catholic Church is looking for someone to fill the position of secretary and receptionist. Assist the priest in answering phones, scheduling meetings, and sending emails. Assist the parish by ordering supplies, filing and maintaining records, creating weekly bulletins. In addition, help manage the use of church space and be a welcoming presence to those both inside and out of the parish. Applicants must be skilled with Microsoft Word and Excel. At least two years experience in related field is preferred. Please email your confidential CV to Chelsea Ray at stmarywal@gmail.com or telephone 719-738-1204 for more information. 31-4XP

 

CARLS JR. NOW INTERVIEWING. Walsenburg location is actively filling vacancies that will be left open as student employees return to school and college. Various shifts and positions. Biscuit cook, 3 early morning/week, 3 daytime cashiers, 2 dayshift cooks and 1 night shift cook. Apply in person at 700 Main St Walsenburg, 9am-11am and 2pm-5pm daily. NO phone calls. 29-8XP

 

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+)from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

AVAILABLE SEPT 9th- One bedroom, one bath house.  Recently remodeled. Close to downtown in Walsenburg. Trash paid.  No pets.  $525/month, $525 deposit. Please call 719-250-9450. 33-2XP

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

ADOBE MINER’S SHACK STYLE home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2014 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 5.3L V8, New Tires, Only 47k miles! #8265 $29,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 GMC Sierra 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT w/ Leather, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, 1-owner #8276 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2012 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, SR5, TRD, 4.0L V6, Auto, New Tires, 77K Miles! #8273 $21,450 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 MISC

TRINIDAD ELKS LODGE #181 is having a gun show, 120 S. Maple in Trinidad, Colorado. August 26 & 27, 9am to 5pm Saturday, and 9am to 4pm on Sunday. Antique, modern, custom firearms and accessories. Ammo, reloading and shooting supplies. Supplies for the sportsman and sportswoman! Concessions. 50% of all Elks’ proceeds for local charities & scholarships. $2 individual entrance fee per day. All applicable stae and federal laws strictly enforced. 32-2XP

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN 3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 32-8XU

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes.  Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 32-8XU

Established wholesale delivery route for nation’s second largest snack producer. Great opportunity to own local business. Reliable income, numerous accounts, growth potential! Current owner will train. Includes truck. $48,900. Email mesademayasnacks@yahoo.com, reference subject Route Sale. 31-5XP

 

For Sale

FOR SALE- Farm Jack- only used once (wrong fit for vehicle.) Great shape. $50. Call 738-1415 and ask for Brian 29-TFN

FOR SALE 1979 John Deere lawn tractor. 48”mower and 48” snowblower attachment. $750. Call 719-941-0152 (Aguilar). 33-1XP 2006 POLARIS SPORTSMAN, 500 efi ho. Browning edition includes gun scabbard, gps, warn winch, handlegrip heaters. New tires, owners manual, tool kit, saddle bags, cargo box. $4000o.b.o. 720-840-5087. 33-1XP

58 CALIBER HAWKEN Black Powder rifle with all accessories. Still in the box, never used. $300 or best offer. 719-250-9450. No texts, please. 33-2XP

Yard Sale

GARAGE SALE on August 19 at 634 W. 5th St. in Walsenburg. Everything must go “prices reduced!” Loveseat, dresser, night stand, tools, coveralls, jackets, lawn edger, desk, grill, paint sprayer w/hoses. 7am till…33-1XP

ESTATE SALE. 109 S. Locust, La Veta. 9a-5p. Sat. Aug 19th. Military uniforms, antique crystal, pyrex, Hull, cast iron cookware, letter jackets, collectibles, antique furniture, misc. 33-1XP

Classes

Watercolor classes in La Veta. Wednesdays, 9:30-12:30. Beginners welcome. $20 per class. Materials not included, but available for fee. Limit of 6 students. Kathy Hill, instructor. Call 719 742-5756 or email kathyhillart@gmail.com for information. 33-4XU

Classifieds of August 10, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

Lathrop State Park Temporary Job Opening- Park Maintenance Technician. Job runs mid- August to end of October. Pay range $9.30-$10.00. Must be willing to work weekends and holidays, work outdoors. Duties include cleaning restrooms, trimming, mowing, and other projects. If interested, please fill out an application at the visitor center between 8am-6pm daily. 31-1XU

Huerfano County is accepting applications for an HR Coordinator. This position is full-time at 35 hours per week with benefits and starting salary of $27,000.00. Position will work closely with the Board of County Commissioners, Administrative Staff, employees and the public. Qualified candidates must have a High School Diploma or GED and four (4) years of general experience in Human Resources. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089 or Huerfano County Human Resources Department, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on August 21, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 31-2XU

Nurses needed for new Raton detention facility. RN, LPN, part time to start. 24 hours per week with possiblity of full time when facility is completed. Must pass background and moter vehicle check. Dena Strick 970-580-5165 or Luci Magana 505 274 1364. 32-2XP

TOWN OF LA VETA DEPUTY CLERK POSITION The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for a Deputy Clerk position. Qualified candidate should have experience with quickbooks, payroll, municipal accounting, computer experience (Microsoft word and Excel), organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. Must be self-motivated and organized, must be bondable and able to become a Notary. This position is a full time position with benefits. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer. Salary will depend on experience. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave, La Veta, Colorado. Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall by 5:00 p.m. on August 18, 2017. 31-3XU

Receptionist/Secretary Walsenburg, Colorado. St. Mary Catholic Church is looking for someone to fill the position of secretary and receptionist. Assist the priest in answering phones, scheduling meetings, and sending emails. Assist the parish by ordering supplies, filing and maintaining records, creating weekly bulletins. In addition, help manage the use of church space and be a welcoming presence to those both inside and out of the parish. Applicants must be skilled with Microsoft Word and Excel. At least two years experience in related field is preferred. Please email your confidential CV to Chelsea Ray at stmarywal@gmail.com or telephone 719-738-1204 for more information. 31-4XP

CARLS JR. Now interviewing. Walsenburg location is actively filling vacancies that will be left open as student employees return to school and college. Various shifts and positions. Biscuit cook, 3 early morning/week, 3 daytime cashiers, 2 dayshift cooks and 1 night shift cook. Apply in person at 700 Main St Walsenburg, 9am-11am and 2pm-5pm daily. NO phone calls. 29-8XP

ACTIVITIES ASSISTANT The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Nursing Home Activities Department has two openings for full-time Activities Assistants. Successful candidates must be flexible in nature and able to change gears often throughout the day as needed, be a dependable, hardworking individual with multi-tasking ability and excellent people skills. Experience planning and executing activities for geriatric residents, creating appropriate documentation, and successful work in a long term care environment preferred. Scheduled shift includes with some holiday work required. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee a letter of interest, to the Human Resource Department by the August 15th, 2017 closing date or visit www.sprhc.org. 32-1XU

RECEPTIONIST The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center’s Patient Financial Service Department has need for a full time Receptionist. This position requires excellent customer service skills, effective communication skills, ability to take direction and follow through, and on-the-spot problem-solving skills. Previous healthcare revenue cycle experience preferred. This position is scheduled Monday –Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089 by the August 15th, 2017 deadline or to view facility information go to www.sprhc.org. 32-1XU HOUSEKEEPER The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center’s Housekeeping department seeks a part time and a PRN Housekeeper. Work schedule for the PRN position will be on an “as needed” basis. Some weekends and holidays required. Previous experience is preferred but not required. Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089 by the August 15th, 2017 closing date. For further information, contact Human Resources at (719) 738-4540 or to view facility information go to www.sprhc.org. 32-1XU

FOOD SERVICE WORKER I The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center’s Dietary Department has need for a part-time Food Service Worker I. A successful candidate must have excellent customer service and teamwork skills. Six months of food service experience is preferred. Candidates must have knowledge of kitchen processes. Some holiday and weekend work required. Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089 by the August 15th, 2017 closing date. For further information, contact Human Resources at (719) 738-4540 or to view facility information go to www.sprhc.org. 32-1XU

ADMISSIONS SUPERVISOR The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Centers Patient Financial Service Department is looking for an Admissions Supervisor. Duties include supervising the day to day Admissions activities that contribute to the capture, management, and collection of revenue for hospital and physician billing services. Supervises Admissions functions including, but not limited to, registration, point-of-service cash collections, insurance eligibility and authorizations, medical necessity, and customer service. Ensures that hospital and clinic policies and procedures related to Admissions duties are carried out in a compliant, timely, and patient-friendly manner. This position requires exceptional interpersonal skills and has frequent contact with hospital and clinic staff, providers, outside vendors, and the public . Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089 by the August 15th, 2017 closing date. For further information, contact Human Resources at (719) 738-4540 or to view facility information go to www.sprhc.org. 32-1XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+)from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

ONE BEDROOM, very spacious, utilities included. Senior living, 55 and over. Small pet with a fee. Walsenburg.  $450/mo.  Call 719-738-3827.   29-4XU

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

FOR SALE- 3 1/2 acre RV Vacation site. Good well, electrical, septic system. Taxes $170.00 per year close to Demming, NM. 719-989-0231 (3 RV Hookups) I will do ironing, mending, quilt repair & rehabilitation. 30-3XU

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2014 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 5.3L V8, New Tires, Only 47k miles! #8265 $29,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 GMC Sierra 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT w/ Leather, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, 1-owner #8276 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2012 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, SR5, TRD, 4.0L V6, Auto, New Tires, 77K Miles! #8273 $21,450 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 MISC

Trinidad Elks Lodge #181 is having a gun show, 120 S. Maple in Trinidad, Colorado. August 26 & 27, 9am to 5pm Saturday, and 9am to 4pm on Sunday. Antique, modern, custom firearms and accessories. Ammo, reloading and shooting supplies. Supplies for the sportsman and sportswoman! Concessions. 50% of all Elks’ proceeds for local charities & scholarships. $2 individual entrance fee per day. All applicable stae and federal laws strictly enforced. 32-2XP

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN 3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 32-8XU

FOR SALE- Farm Jack- only used once (wrong fit for vehicle.) Great shape. $50. Call 738-1415 and ask for Brian 29-TFN Established wholesale delivery route for nation’s second largest snack producer. Great opportunity to own local business. Reliable income, numerous accounts, growth potential! Current owner will train. Includes truck. $48,900. Email mesademayasnacks@yahoo.com, reference subject Route Sale. 31-5XP

YARD SALE

YARD SALE- 9 to 3, Fri and Saturday, at 609 W. 8th in Walsenburg. A little bit of everything- furniture, clothes, toys, knick-knacks. 32-1XP

Classifieds of August 3, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

SBJ Painting. Sean Jones. Over 25 years experience. Interior & exterior, including complete prep to ensure a long lasting job to enhance the beauty of your home. References available upon request. Call for free estimate at 719-369-1927. 28-4XP

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

 

Lathrop State Park Temporary Job Opening- Park Maintenance Technician. Job runs mid- August to end of October. Pay range $9.30-$10.00. Must be willing to work weekends and holidays, work outdoors. Duties include cleaning restrooms, trimming, mowing, and other projects. If interested, please fill out an application at the visitor center between 8am-6pm daily. 31-1XU

TOWN OF LA VETA DEPUTY CLERK POSITION The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for a Deputy Clerk position. Qualified candidate should have experience with quickbooks, payroll, municipal accounting, computer experience (Microsoft word and Excel), organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. Must be self-motivated and organized, must be bondable and able to become a Notary. This position is a full time position with benefits. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer. Salary will depend on experience. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave, La Veta, Colorado. Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall by 5:00 p.m. on August 18, 2017. 31-3XU

Receptionist/Secretary Walsenburg, Colorado. St. Mary Catholic Church is looking for someone to fill the position of secretary and receptionist. Assist the priest in answering phones, scheduling meetings, and sending emails. Assist the parish by ordering supplies, filing and maintaining records, creating weekly bulletins. In addition, help manage the use of church space and be a welcoming presence to those both inside and out of the parish. Applicants must be skilled with Microsoft Word and Excel. At least two years experience in related field is preferred. Please email your confidential CV to Chelsea Ray at stmarywal@gmail.com or telephone 719-738-1204 for more information. 31-4XP

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, Quality Control Technician. Responsibilities include: assisting in Quality Control testing and validation according to Good Manufacturing Practice compliance. Must have high degree of integrity, solid basic mathematical skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, have high attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and computer skills. Experience is not necessary but must have a willingness to learn and solve problems. Must be able to lift 40lbs. Background check required. Pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160. For more details call (719) 695-5542. 31-1XU

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, Part Time/Temporary Production & Packing. Possibility of becoming Full Time. Multiple positions available. Responsibilities include working on production line in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices and standard operating procedures. Must have high degree of integrity, solid basic mathematical skills, the ability to work quickly and methodically, high attention to detail, and must also possess the ability to concentrate while doing repetitive tasks. Experience is not necessary but must have a willingness to learn. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Background check required. Pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160. For more details call (719) 695-5542. 31-1XU

PROFESSIONAL FENCE PERSON needed in Walsenburg to build & install new gate, dig post hole & install old panel. Give estimate; call 738-2120. 31-1XP

CARLS JR. Now interviewing. Walsenburg location is actively filling vacancies that will be left open as student employees return to school and college. Various shifts and positions. Biscuit cook, 3 early morning/week, 3 daytime cashiers, 2 dayshift cooks and 1 night shift cook. Apply in person at 700 Main St Walsenburg, 9am-11am and 2pm-5pm daily. NO phone calls. 29-8XP

Administrative Manager / Accountant Cucharas Sanitation & Water District is looking for a dynamic individual who thrives on challenges and brings a “can-do” attitude to every task. Full-time opportunity with excellent benefits. All resumes must be submitted online through www.indeed.com in order to be considered for the position. No walk-ins or phone calls please. 30-2XU

WANTED: Part-time bartender, Rosa’s Cantina in Walsenburg. No experience necessary. Need someone honest and responsible. References, background check and drug testing required. Call 323-363-1742 for information. 30-2XP The Huerfano County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Child Protection Caseworker. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Salary $2788-$3227 monthly D.O.E. with full benefit package.Drug testing and background check are required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job descriptions are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Deadline: August 7, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. 30-2XU

ACTIVITIES ASSISTANT The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Nursing Home Activities Department has two openings for full-time Activities Assistants. Successful candidates must be flexible in nature and able to change gears often throughout the day as needed, be a dependable, hardworking individual with multi-tasking ability and excellent people skills. Experience planning and executing activities for geriatric residents, creating appropriate documentation, and successful work in a long term care environment preferred. Scheduled shift includes with some holiday work required. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee a letter of interest, to the Human Resource Department by August 8th 2017 closing date or visit www.sprhc.org. 31-1XU

SPANISH PEAKS REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER – ACCOUNTANT The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center’s Fiscal Department has need for a full-time accountant. The position reports to the Accounting Director and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Accounting Department. This individual will work with the Accounting Director in all aspects of the Fiscal operation including maintaining the general ledger computer software, preparation of monthly financial statements, assisting with annual budgets, reimbursement and cash management. A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field with prior accounting experience, preferably in healthcare, required. Familiarity with Excel or similar spreadsheet software application is a must. Prior accounting experience, preferably in healthcare, is required. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089 by the August 15th, 2017 closing date or go to www.sprhc.org.. 31-1XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+)from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

ONE BEDROOM, very spacious, utilities included. Senior living, 55 and over. Small pet with a fee. Walsenburg.  $450/mo.  Call 719-738-3827.   29-4XU

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

FOR SALE- 3 1/2 acre RV Vacation site. Good well, electrical, septic system. Taxes $170.00 per year close to Demming, NM. 719-989-0231 (3 RV Hookups) I will do ironing, mending, quilt repair & rehabilitation. 30-3XU

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2014 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 5.3L V8, New Tires, Only 47k miles! #8265 $29,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 GMC Sierra 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT w/ Leather, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, 1-owner #8276 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2012 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, SR5, TRD, 4.0L V6, Auto, New Tires, 77K Miles! #8273 $21,450 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

WE ARE TWO FEMALE CATS, whose owner passed away and are looking for a new loving home. We are FREE and ready to move in with you. We have been spayed, are litter box trained and up-to-date on our vaccinations. If interested, call 719-738-1666. 30-1XP

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 MISC

 

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

FOR SALE- Farm Jack- only used once (wrong fit for vehicle.) Great shape. $50. Call 738-1415 and ask for Brian 29-TFN

Established wholesale delivery route for nation’s second largest snack producer. Great opportunity to own local business. Reliable income, numerous accounts, growth potential! Current owner will train. Includes truck. $48,900. Email mesademayasnacks@yahoo.com, reference subject Route Sale. 31-5XP

YARD SALE

GARAGE SALE at 634 W. 5th St. in Walsenburg on Saturday, August 5th from 7:00 am until ?. Miscellaneous items, power tools, tools, acetylene welder, patio umbrellas & chairs, and a 1963 (project) Corvair convertible. Requires assembly and painting. 31-1XP

 

Classifieds of july 27, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

SBJ Painting. Sean Jones. Over 25 years experience. Interior & exterior, including complete prep to ensure a long lasting job to enhance the beauty of your home. References available upon request. Call for free estimate at 719-369-1927. 28-4XP

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

CARLS JR. Now interviewing. Walsenburg location is actively filling vacancies that will be left open as student employees return to school and college. Various shifts and positions. Biscuit cook, 3 early morning/week, 3 daytime cashiers, 2 dayshift cooks and 1 night shift cook. Apply in person at 700 main St Walsenburg, 9am-11am and 2pm-5pm daily. NO phone calls. 29-8XP

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT Trinidad State Junior College Educational Foundation is accepting applications for a part-time Executive Assistant. Minimum of five years of experience in demanding office setting to ensure organized office environment. Strong written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks and set priorities required. The Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support the College. For a complete job description, contact Toni DeAngelis, Foundation Executive Director via email at tsjcef@gmail.com. This posting will remain open as needed until an adequate pool of qualified candidates is obtained. 29-2XU
Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, Quality Control Technician. Responsibilities include: assisting in Quality Control testing and validation according to Good Manufacturing Practice compliance. Must have high degree of integrity, solid basic mathematical skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, have high attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and computer skills. Experience is not necessary but must have a willingness to learn and solve problems. Must be able to lift 40lbs. Background check required. Pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160. For more details call (719) 695-5542. 30-1XU

Administrative Manager / Accountant Cucharas Sanitation & Water District is looking for a dynamic individual who thrives on challenges and brings a “can-do” attitude to every task. Full-time opportunity with excellent benefits. All resumes must be submitted online through www.indeed.com in order to be considered for the position. No walk-ins or phone calls please. 30-2XU WANTED: Part-time bartender, Rosa’s Cantina in Walsenburg. No experience necessary. Need someone honest and responsible. References, background check and drug testing required. Call 323-363-1742 for information. 30-2XP

The Raton Public Service Company will be accepting applications for the position of Billing Clerk 1. Customer Service Experience and good computer skills are a must. Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and pass a pre-employment drug screening. Salary is $11.25 per hour and applications will be accepted until 3:00 p.m., Thursday, August 3, 2017. Applications and a complete job description for this position may be picked up at the RPS Business Office located at 334 North 2nd Street, Raton, NM 87740, phone 575-445-9861, or email rps@bacavalley.com and posting may also be viewed on the City of Raton’s website www.ratonnm.gov. Only applications submitted in response to this job posting will be considered. The City of Raton and Raton Public Service Company are Equal Opportunity Employers. 30-1XU

CITY OF RATON WASTEWATER TREATMENT OPERATOR TRAINEE JOB OPENING The City of Raton is seeking applications for a Wastewater Treatment Operator Trainee. This is a full time position with excellent benefits and retirement package. Starting salary will depend on experience and qualifications. High school education or equivalent required and additional math/science education preferred. This is an entry level position with mandatory future New Mexico Wastewater Certification. Clean driving record, back ground check and drug test required. Applications may be picked up at the Raton Water Work’s office at 224 Savage Ave., or on the City website at www.ratonNm.gov. For questions, please call Dan Campbell, General Manager at 575-445-3861. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., Friday, August 11, 2017. Applications can be mailed to: City of Raton, Raton Water Works, P.O. Box 99, Raton NM 87740. The City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 30-1XU

Huerfano RE-1 School District Job Vacancies. Huerfano RE-1 School District has the following positions available for immediate hire: Two Full Time Bus Drivers, District Nurse, Substitute Teachers, Secretaries, Cooks, Bus Drivers, and Custodians. Please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE 30-1XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for Detention Officer. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $20,800.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officer will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089, Huerfano County Human Resources Department, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089, or Huerfano County Sheriff Department, 500 South Albert, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on August 3, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 30-1XU

The Huerfano County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Child Protection Caseworker. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Salary $2788-$3227 monthly D.O.E. with full benefit package.Drug testing and background check are required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job descriptions are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Deadline: August 7, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. 30-2XU

Coaching positions for the 2017-2018 season: Junior High: Football. Varsity: Boys’ & Girls’ Golf, Co-Coach for Cheer. Minimum qualifications: prior coaching experience, successful completion of CHSAA coaching exam and NFHS concussion course. Applications can be obtained from HR Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427. Questions may be directed to A.D. Chris Locke at 719-742-6443. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 29-2XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 27-4XU

AMBULANCE SUPERVISOR Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center seeks a full-time working supervisor for the ambulance department. Qualified applicants will have current state Paramedic or EMT-Intermediate certifications. ACLS, PALS, BTLS or PHTLS certifications required. Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and have a good driving record. Past work experience in EMS required. Experience with scheduling, staffing, charge entry, quality improvement projects and electronic health records preferred. Please submit application and resume to Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department by the August 2nd, 2017 deadline or go to www.sprhc.org. 30-1XU

EMT BASIC+ Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center seeks full time Basic+ EMTs to join our team. Qualified applicants will have current state EMT Certification & current CPR certification. IV certification preferred. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and have a good driving record. Past work experience in EMS & EKG reading preferred. Please submit application and resume to Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department by the August 2, 2017 deadline or go to www.sprhc.org. 30-1XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+)from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

ONE BEDROOM, very spacious, utilities included. Senior living, 55 and over. Small pet with a fee. Walsenburg.  $450/mo.  Call 719-738-3827.   29-4XU

CANNABIS

CANNABIS GROW  Investment Opportunity. A unique investment opportunity in the grow business is currently available in southern Colorado. The boutique property is located in Huerfano County with a perpetual water source. There is an existing plan for development in a grow operation to maximize yield and create expedited ROI. Detailed information may be offered by contacting camac719@gmail.com 29-2XP. 29-2XU

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

FOR SALE- 3 1/2 acre RV Vacation site. Good well, electrical, septic system. Taxes $170.00 per year close to Demming, NM. 719-989-0231 (3 RV Hookups) I will do ironing, mending, quilt repair & rehabilitation. 30-3XU

Seeking private lender or owner financing the full price of a home in Huerfano County for 1-2 years, sweat equity negotiable, price range $80,000-$140,000; borrower will qualify for a loan after criteria have been met in 8 months to 2 years, will pay fair interest rate and has reliable income. 719-220-0833 or 719-220-0850 30-1XP

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2012 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, SR5, TRD, 4.0L V6, Auto, New Tires, 77K Miles! #8273 $21,450 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 GMC Sierra 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT w/ Leather, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, 1-owner #8276 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, DRW, 6 new tires, 6.4L Diesel, 6 speed manual, Flatbed #8279 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

WE ARE TWO FEMALE CATS, whose owner passed away and are looking for a new loving home. We are FREE and ready to move in with you. We have been spayed, are litter box trained and up-to-date on our vaccinations. If interested, call 719-738-1666. 30-1XP

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

MISC

Trinidad Catholic Cemetery Board of Directors is holding its annual election of Board members. If you would like to serve on the board for a 2 year term, please send a letter of intent to Trinidad Catholic Cemetery, PO Box 852, Trinidad, CO no later than Aug 15, 2017. Election will be held at the regular Board meeting in September. 29-2XUP

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

Storage Unit Auctions ATOZ Self Storage, Trinidad, CO Saturday July 29th @ 9:00 am Registration Fee $10.00 Register Morning of Auction 8:30 am 719-846-1099 AtoZSelfStorage@comcast.net (Cash Only) 30-1XP

3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

FOR SALE- Farm Jack- only used once (wrong fit for vehicle.) Great shape. $50. Call 738-1415 and ask for Brian 29-TFN

YARD SALE

223 East Elm St. Yard Sale in Walsenburg, Sat. & Sun. 8:00 am-3:00 pm both days. Lots of Stuff 30-1XP

ESTATE SALE 50 years of collecting both garage and household. Tools, vinyl records, etc, too much to list! Friday the 28 from 8-4, Sat 8-12. 25 Apache Dr, Navajo Ranch Resorts (Walsenburg), there will be signs. 30-1XP

Classifieds of July 20, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

SBJ Painting. Sean Jones. Over 25 years experience. Interior & exterior, including complete prep to ensure a long lasting job to enhance the beauty of your home. References available upon request. Call for free estimate at 719-369-1927. 28-4XP

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

CARLS JR. Now interviewing. Walsenburg location is actively filling vacancies that will be left open as student employees return to school and college. Various shifts and positions. Biscuit cook, 3 early morning/week, 3 daytime cashiers, 2 dayshift cooks and 1 night shift cook. Apply in person at 700 main St Walsenburg, 9am-11am and 2pm-5pm daily. NO phone calls. 29-8XP

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT Trinidad State Junior College Educational Foundation is accepting applications for a part-time Executive Assistant. Minimum of five years of experience in demanding office setting to ensure organized office environment. Strong written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks and set priorities required. The Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support the College. For a complete job description, contact Toni DeAngelis, Foundation Executive Director via email at tsjcef@gmail.com. This posting will remain open as needed until an adequate pool of qualified candidates is obtained. 29-2XU
The Huerfano County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Child Protection Caseworker. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Salary $2788-$3227 monthly D.O.E. with full benefit package.Drug testing and background check are required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job descriptions are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Deadline: August 7, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. 30-2XU
Coaching positions for the 2017-2018 season: Junior High: Football. Varsity: Boys’ & Girls’ Golf, Co-Coach for Cheer. Minimum qualifications: prior coaching experience, successful completion of CHSAA coaching exam and NFHS concussion course. Applications can be obtained from HR Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427. Questions may be directed to A.D. Chris Locke at 719-742-6443. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 29-2XU
The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for the full-time position of Street and Alley Maintenance Technician. All offers of employment shall be make contingent on passing a physical examination by a qualified physician, and substance abuse testing as required by local, state or federal regulations. Applicants should have a valid and current driver’s license and must obtain CDL driver’s License within six (6) months of hire. Complete job description/requirements can be obtained at City Hall. Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday–Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. or by calling (719) 738-1048. DEADLINE for returning applications to the City Clerk is 4:00 p.m. July 21st, 2017 The City is ADA and EOE employer.. 28-2XU
Administrative Manager / Accountant Cucharas Sanitation & Water District is looking for a dynamic individual who thrives on challenges and brings a “can-do” attitude to every task. Do you flourish on multi-tasking and being immersed in diverse tasks? Do you enjoy providing quality service to customers? All resumes must be submitted online through www.indeed.com in order to be considered for the position. No walk-ins or phone calls please. 28-2XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 27-4XU

FOR RENT

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 28-4XU

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+)from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

ONE BEDROOM, very spacious, utilities included. Senior living, 55 and over. Small pet with a fee. Walsenburg.  $450/mo.  Call 719-738-3827.   29-4XU

FOR RENT: Very nice, larger 3-bedroom 2-bath home in Walsenburg with new window air-conditioning, refrigerator and kitchen range. 802 W. 2nd Street. $900 per month. 1-year lease. First, last, security deposit so $2700 to move in. Possibility of pets with pet deposit. Available August 4th or so. Call Susie 719-989-0747 29-1XU

Studio apartment for renT in Raton. Open plan, quiet neighborhood, laundry in basement, mature adults. All utilities included. $450 per month. Call Joe at 956-357-2346. PLease call between 9am-7pm only. 25-5XP

CANNABIS

CANNABIS GROW  Investment Opportunity. A unique investment opportunity in the grow business is currently available in southern Colorado. The boutique property is located in Huerfano County with a perpetual water source. There is an existing plan for development in a grow operation to maximize yield and create expedited ROI. Detailed information may be offered by contacting camac719@gmail.com 29-2XP. 29-2XU

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2014 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 47k miles! #8265 $29,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Ford F150, Supercrew, 4X4, Lariat, 5.4L V8, Leather #8272 $14,950Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2010 Ford F-150 Raptor, X-cab, 4WD, Leather, New Tires #8268 $23,9500 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

MISC

 

Trinidad Catholic Cemetery Board of Directors is holding its annual election of Board members. If you would like to serve on the board for a 2 year term, please send a letter of intent to Trinidad Catholic Cemetery, PO Box 852, Trinidad, CO no later than Aug 15, 2017. Election will be held at the regular Board meeting in September. 29-2XUP

FREE 3’x3’x3’ Window swamp cooler. Call 719-738-1633 29-1XP TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

FOR SALE- Farm Jack- only used once (wrong fit for vehicle.) Great shape. $50. Call 738-1415 and ask for Brian 29-TFN

FOR SALE: Bernina Aurora 440QE. $1,200.719-738-9929. In

YARD SALE

 

YARD SALE, Sunday, July 23, 9am-? West side of J’s Country Store, 1st & Walsen in Walsenburg. Jewelry, books, VHS videos, hardware, and more. 10% deduction at J’s Country Store, July 23. 29-1XP

Multi-Family Yard Sale 603 Welton Ave Walsenburg 9am-3pm All proceeds go towards Elijah’s trip to Florida. Furniture, clothes for the whole family, baby items, knick knacks. Remodel leftovers. 29-1XP

LIEN

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 7/21/17 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Steve Jones, Unit 77, at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 28-2XU

Classifieds of July 13, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

SBJ Painting. Sean Jones. Over 25 years experience. Interior & exterior, including complete prep to ensure a long lasting job to enhance the beauty of your home. References available upon request. Call for free estimate at 719-369-1927. 28-4XP

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

MINERS’ COLFAX MEDICAL CENTER Emergency Room (ER) Physician sought by Miners’ Colfax Medical Center in Raton, NM. Req MD or foreign equiv degree & 2yrs of exp in emergency medicine. Req license to practice medicine in state of NM, and Controlled Substance Registration. Provider to provide services on a fee for service basis. To apply, email bduran@minershosp.com 27-2XP

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 27-4XU

Hoehne School is accepting applications through July 17, 2017 for the 2017-18 school year for the following positions: Head Maintenance Position • Full-time Route Bus Driver • Substitute/Trip Bus Drivers• Substitute Teachers. To apply, please go to:  www.hoehnesd.org, Click on Information, Non-Licensed Positions Application, print application and return to Hoehne School, PO Box 91, Hoehne CO 81046, or call Amy Navarette at 719-846-4457 for more information EOE. 27-2XU

Administrative Manager / Accountant Cucharas Sanitation & Water District is looking for a dynamic individual who thrives on challenges and brings a “can-do” attitude to every task. Do you flourish on multi-tasking and being immersed in diverse tasks? Do you enjoy providing quality service to customers? All resumes must be submitted online through www.indeed.com in order to be considered for the position. No walk-ins or phone calls please. 28-2XU

HELP WANTED Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Part-Time Clerical Position in the Huerfano County Extension Office. The clerk will work 23 hours per week and will work closely with the County Extension Agent; County staff; and, the public. Qualified candidates must have office experience and a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on July 17, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 27-2XU

FOOD SERVICE WORKER I The facility’s Dietary Department has need for a PRN Food Service Worker I. A successful candidate must have excellent customer service and teamwork skills. One year of food service experience is preferred. Candidates must have knowledge of kitchen processes. Some holiday and weekend work required. Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, submit letter of interest to the SPRHC Human Resources department by July 18, 2017 or go to www.sprhc.org. 28-1XU

EMR APPLICATIONS SPECIALIST Spanish Peaks Regional Health Centers IT Department has need for an EMR Applications Specialist. The ideal candidate will be fluent in Microsoft Office applications and be experienced with EMR applications such as CPSI/Healthland Centriq, eClinical Works and Meditech. A working knowledge of Windows operating systems including Windows 7 Pro, Windows 8/8.1 Pro and Windows 10 Pro. This person will have a demonstrable knowledge of HIPAA privacy practices and effective understanding of hospital operations and workflow. Preference will be given to applicants with an Associate’s degree in a related field. Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; by the July 18th, 2017 closing date or go to www.sprhc.org. 28-1XU

EMT BASIC+ Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center seeks full time Basic+ EMTs to join our team. Qualified applicants will have current state EMT Certification & current CPR certification. IV certification preferred. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and have a good driving record. Past work experience in EMS & EKG reading preferred. Please submit application and resume to Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department by the July 18, 2017 deadline or go to www.sprhc.org. 28-1XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

Studio apartment for renT in Raton. Open plan, quiet neighborhood, laundry in basement, mature adults. All utilities included. $450 per month. Call Joe at 956-357-2346. PLease call between 9am-7pm only. 25-5XP

Nice studio cottage in Walsenburg, $450/mo + utilities & propane. $250 deposit. No pets. Leave message at 719-890-1195. 27-1XU

Studio apartment for renT in Raton. Open plan, quiet neighborhood, laundry in basement, mature adults. All utilities included. $450 per month. Call Joe at 956-357-2346. PLease call between 9am-7pm only. 25-5XP

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 28-4XU

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins diesel, 106k miles! #8235 $26,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1997 Dodge Ram 2500, Regular Cab, 4X4, Laramie SLT, 5.9L 12-Valve Cummins #9093 $11,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, RWD, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8186 $16,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

MISC

LOOKING TO BUY cast iron radiators. Call Sherry 303-478-7873. 27-2XU TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN 3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

 

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

YARD SALE

ESTATE SALE: Sat & Sun July 15 & 16, from 9-3. 304 E 6th in Walsenburg. Furniture, antiques, kitchenware, knick knacks, appliances, freezer, elder care items like wheelchair, etc and much more. 27-2XP

GARAGE SALE, two households, lots of everything! Collectables, Ethan Allen Furniture, and much, much more at 352 E 6th St, Walsenburg. Friday and Saturday 9am to 5pm, Sunday 9am to 12noon. 28-1XU

YARD SALE- 620 W. 2nd in Walsenburg. Saturday, July 15, 9-? Doll collection; Barbie dolls. Sale price, half off (will bargain). Porcelain dolls, old (cheap). Shirley Temple doll. Homemade, beautiful (2ft tall). Lots of stuff; some jewelry. 28-1XP

VFC 9th Annual Giant Yard Sale Fri-Sat-Sun July 14-15-16. 8-5 Fri & Sat, 8-3 Sun. 4705 Santa Fe Dr, Colorado City. 7,200 square feet of amazing bargains! Antiques, furniture, collectibles, tools, construction, appliances, kitchen, household, crafts, books, decor, and much more. Credit Cards accepted on purchases over $15. 28-1XU

Multi-Family Yard Sale 603 Welton Ave Walsenburg, Saturday, July 15th 8am-4pm NO early birds please. Household items and furniture. Men’s and women’s clothes, crib and accessories. Remodeling leftovers; tub, toilet and sink. 28-1XP

LIEN

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 7/21/17 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Steve Jones, Unit 77, at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 28-2XU

 

Classifieds of July 6, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

MINERS’ COLFAX MEDICAL CENTER Emergency Room (ER) Physician sought by Miners’ Colfax Medical Center in Raton, NM. Req MD or foreign equiv degree & 2yrs of exp in emergency medicine. Req license to practice medicine in state of NM, and Controlled Substance Registration. Provider to provide services on a fee for service basis. To apply, email bduran@minershosp.com 27-2XP

HELP WANTED Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Part-Time Clerical Position in the Huerfano County Extension Office. The clerk will work 23 hours per week and will work closely with the County Extension Agent; County staff; and, the public. Qualified candidates must have office experience and a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on July 17, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 27-2XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 27-4XU

Hoehne School is accepting applications through July 17, 2017 for the 2017-18 school year for the following positions: Head Maintenance Position • Full-time Route Bus Driver • Substitute/Trip Bus Drivers• Substitute Teachers. To apply, please go to:  www.hoehnesd.org, Click on Information, Non-Licensed Positions Application, print application and return to Hoehne School, PO Box 91, Hoehne CO 81046, or call Amy Navarette at 719-846-4457 for more information EOE. 27-2XU

Wanted: WIC Director/ Public Health Nurse and WIC Educator. The Las Animas Huerfano Counties District Health Department is looking to fill two positions. The first position is a full-time WIC Director/Public Health Nurse position: The minimum education required is a RN. Computer skills, documentation skills, good people skills and flexibility to travel required. Benefits: Medical/Dental/Vision and Retirement Plan. The second position is a part-time WIC Educator in the Walsenburg Office. Minimum education required is a high school or GED, with experience with children and breast feeding preferred. Apply at: Colorado Work Force Center, 719-846-9221 or 719-738-2372 27-1XU

LOCAL COMPANY seeks qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDLw/x endorsements (tanker/hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquiries to dchitty@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141 in Walsenburg. 24-4XU

FLOOR TECH The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center’s Housekeeping department seeks a full time Floor Tech. Work schedule will vary. Some weekends and holidays required. Previous experience doing all aspects of stripping and waxing hard surface floors, extracting of carpets and general upkeep is preferred but not required. Please submit application and resume, of if a current employee, submit letter of interest to the SPRHC Human Resource department by the July 11, 2017 closing date or go to www. sprhc.org to apply27-1XU

HOUSEKEEPER The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center’s Housekeeping department seeks a PRN Housekeeper. Work schedule for PRN will be on an “as needed” basis. Some weekends and holidays required. Previous experience is preferred but not required. Please submit application and resume, of if a current employee, submit letter of interest to the SPRHC Human Resource department by the July 11, 2017 closing date or go to www.sprhc.org. 27-1XU

SPANISH PEAKS FAMILY CLINIC LA VETA – MEDICAL ASSISTANT Spanish Peaks Family Clinic in La Veta is seeking a full time Medical Assistant. A Medical Assistant who is certified or registered with a nationally recognized certification program and 2 years of experience is preferred. Applicants interested in the medical assistant position with medical field experience but no previous experience as a medical assistant will also be considered. Knowledge of medical terminology and good computer skills is a must as we are now on a fully electronic medical record system. This position requires excellent interpersonal skills, multi-tasking, organizational skills, and family practice experience preferred. Successful candidate will work closely with providers and patients in a fast paced environment. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee a letter of interest, to the Human Resource Department by the July 11, 2017 closing date or apply online at www.sprhc.org 27-1XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

Studio apartment for renT in Raton. Open plan, quiet neighborhood, laundry in basement, mature adults. All utilities included. $450 per month. Call Joe at 956-357-2346. PLease call between 9am-7pm only. 25-5XP

Nice studio cottage in Walsenburg, $450/mo + utilities & propane. $250 deposit. No pets. Leave message at 719-890-1195. 27-1XU

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins diesel, 106k miles! #8235 $26,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1997 Dodge Ram 2500, Regular Cab, 4X4, Laramie SLT, 5.9L 12-Valve Cummins #9093 $11,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, RWD, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8186 $16,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

AUCTION

AUCTION: Saturday, July 8, 10:00 A.M. 764 Arrowhead Drive, La Veta, Colorado. Total moving auction for Vern and Marjorie Porter. Antiques: Secretary desk, Headboard/ footboard, Doll cradle, Dresser/ mirror, Bookcase, Metal Bed Household: Several wood tables/ chairs, Beds/ dressers/ End tables, Oak roll top desk. Car: 1988 Jeep 4×4 Grand Cherokee This is very well cared for furniture and antiques. Also selling 2 antique saddles, 3 wood headboards from the Broadmoor Hotel. Jim Hoobler Auction Co. 719-742-5496. 27-1XU

MISC

 

LOOKING TO BUY cast iron radiators. Call Sherry 303-478-7873. 27-2XU TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8 am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN 3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

AGUILAR COMMUNITY FESTIVAL – Craft, Food, Merchandise and rummage Type Vendor Booths are available for the Aguilar Community Festival on Saturday, July 22. Only $10. Contact Barbara at b.kindig@sbcglobal.net or 719-680-4034 25-2XU

CANNABIS GROW Investment Opportunity. A unique investment opportunity in the grow business is currently available in southern Colorado. The boutique property is located in Huerfano County with a perpetual water source. There is an existing plan for development in a grow operation to maximize yield and create expedited ROI. Detailed information may be offered by contacting camac719@gmail.com 26-2XP

WANTED: E-Bay expert to help list several high-ticket items for sale on E-Bay. Call 619-248-6252. 26-2XP well water to be delivered. 500 gallons monthly. No city water. Call 303-957-8799.26-2XU

YARD SALE

ESTATE SALE: Sat & Sun July 8 & 9, from 9-3. 304 E 6th in Walsenburg. Furniture, antiques, kitchenware, knick knacks, appliances, freezer, elder care items like wheelchair, etc and much more. 27-1XP

YARD SALE July 9. 9am-? West side of J’s Country Store, 1st & Walsen (Walsenburg) Guitars, fencing hardware, jewelry, books, washer & dryer. Call 719 252-3210 27-1XP

 

Classifieds of June 29, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

GENERAL HANDYMAN – Lawns, fences, yard cleanup, hauling & small household repairs. Household cleaning. References available upon request. 719-859-1108. 24-3XU

Help Wanted

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

LOCAL COMPANY seeks qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDLw/x endorsements (tanker/hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquiries to dchitty@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141 in Walsenburg. 24-4XU

CITY OF RATON WATER TREATMENT OPERATOR TRAINEE JOB OPENING The City of Raton is seeking applications for a Water Treatment Operator Trainee. This is a full time position with excellent benefits and retirement package. Starting salary will depend on experience and qualifications. High school education or equivalent required and additional math/science education preferred. This is an entry level position with mandatory future New Mexico Water Certification. Clean driving record, back ground check and drug test required. Applications may be picked up at the Raton Water Work’s office at 224 Savage Ave., or on the City website at www.ratonNm.gov. For questions, please call Dan Campbell, General Manager at 575-445- 3861. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., Friday, July 14, 2017. Applications can be mailed to: City of Raton, Raton Water Works, P.O. Box 99, Raton NM 87740. The City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 26-1XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

Studio apartment for renT in Raton. Open plan, quiet neighborhood, laundry in basement, mature adults. All utilities included. $450 per month. Call Joe at 956-357-2346. PLease call between 9am-7pm only. 25-5XP

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

Adobe miner’s shack style home with front porch views (southern foothills, Spanish Peaks) in quiet, safe Walsenburg neighborhood. 1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, one bath, laundry room. 9000 sq. ft. corner lot. Newer roof, good shape and habitable, but needs some TLC to look better inside. Comes with garage (needs roof) and chicken coop. Great neighbors. Recent home inspection available. $38,000 OBO. Email: AdobeViews@gmail.com with your full name & will send info. 26-TFN

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins diesel, 106k miles! #8235 $26,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1997 Dodge Ram 2500, Regular Cab, 4X4, Laramie SLT, 5.9L 12-Valve Cummins #9093 $11,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, RWD, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8186 $16,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

MISC

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

AGUILAR COMMUNITY FESTIVAL – Craft, Food, Merchandise and rummage Type Vendor Booths are available for the Aguilar Community Festival on Saturday, July 22. Only $10. Contact Barbara at b.kindig@sbcglobal.net or 719-680-4034 25-2XU

CANNABIS GROW Investment Opportunity. A unique investment opportunity in the grow business is currently available in southern Colorado. The boutique property is located in Huerfano County with a perpetual water source. There is an existing plan for development in a grow operation to maximize yield and create expedited ROI. Detailed information may be offered by contacting camac719@gmail.com 26-2XP

WANTED: E-Bay expert to help list several high-ticket items for sale on E-Bay. Call 619-248-6252. 26-2XP

well water to be delivered. 500 gallons monthly. No city water. Call 303-957-8799.26-2XU

YARD SALE

Derek Cordova Spirit Scholarship Yard Sale Fundraiser Friday and Saturday, June 30th and 31st 8:30 – 3:30 West of Walsenburg to the Rio Cucharas Inn County road 504 Follow signs 4 miles from there. ALL proceeds to benefit John Mall High School Graduate(s) 25-2XU

GARAGE SALE- Saturday, July 1. 8:30-4:00. 718 W. Cedar in Walsenburg. 26-1XP

MOVING SALE. Too many items to list! New and used, vintage and antique- no junk! Across from the 1899 Inn on Main St in La Veta. Friday and Saturday, from 9am-? 26-1XP

Classifieds of June 22, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

GENERAL HANDYMAN – Lawns, fences, yard cleanup, hauling & small household repairs. Household cleaning. References available upon request. 719-859-1108. 24-3XU

Help Wanted

 

La Veta Fire Protection District Wildfire Mitigation Service. General Description: A member of a Fuels Crew is a firefighter on a crew whose day to day employment entails forest fuels reduction work. Within the LVFPD, this work will take place within the Home Ignition Zone of private residences as well as larger Shaded Fuel Break sites with no structures. Fuels Crew members are also expected to volunteer on LVFPD wildfire calls and participate according to their level of NWCG Certification. They will also receive advancement opportunities during and/or after wildfire season to include certification opportunities on active wildfires as well as prescribed fire experience and fire academy courses. These are full time expected service temporary seasonal positions; the length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position and/or winter onset or thaw. Positions Available: Sawyer: Operates chain saws based on certifications to Fell trees, limb and buck into manageable lengths. Also perform any of the duties of a swamper if necessary. Swamper: Go to guy! Has varying responsibilities to include; dragging branches, stacking wood, running a chipper, working on steep terrain, and in varying weather conditions. Assisting the Sawyers with ropework, and any other duties the Crew Boss deems necessary for the job site. For more Information: Michael Warren-LVFPD WMS Supervisor 719-742- 6207- lvfpd.wms.gm@gmail.com. 25-TFN

LOCAL COMPANY seeks qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDLw/x endorsements (tanker/hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquiries to dchitty@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141 in Walsenburg. 24-4XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the following position: CLERK’S OFFICE. Qualified candidates will work in the office of the Huerfano County Clerk & Recorder. The position requires working with and for the general public in the areas of motor vehicle,recording of official documents and elections. Special consideration to individuals who currently have certifications and training in motor vehicle, recording or elections. Must demonstrate knowledge in various computer applications including Excel spreadsheet, Word documents and Adobe. Full time position with benefits starting at $22,464. DOE candidates must have high school diplomas or GED. Persons with college degrees, AA, BA or BS preferred. Position finalist will be tested on computer proficiency applications, drug testing, background checkand valid driver’s license are required. Job description and applications are available at Workforce Centers. Applications will be accepted until 4pm on June 26, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 24-2XU

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

Studio apartment for renT in Raton. Open plan, quiet neighborhood, laundry in basement, mature adults. All utilities included. $450 per month. Call Joe at 956-357-2346. PLease call between 9am-7pm only. 25-5XP

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

34 Acres on Hwy 285 zoned Industrial can be rezoned commercial Price $100K Paul (303) 921-8193 18-9XP

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

1999 Ford F-250, Supercab, 4X4, Longbed, 7.3L Powerstroke Dsl., 6 speed manual #8239 $8.950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy Silverado 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, 6.6L Duramax Dsl., Flatbed, 79k miles! #8241 $17,950Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Dsl., Auto, 106k miles! #8235 $26,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

MISC

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

 

ATTENTION: 8 WEEK PROGRAM AT SATURDAY LA VETA FARMER’S MARKET Would those who signed up for the 8 week program at the Saturday La Veta Farmer’s Market please call Stirling Lathrop at 742-6655. We need your email addresses so that we can contact you to let you know what produce, fruit, and breads will be available for the weeks you have chosen. 25-1XU

AGUILAR COMMUNITY FESTIVAL – Craft, Food, Merchandise and rummage Type Vendor Booths are available for the Aguilar Community Festival on Saturday, July 22. Only $10. Contact Barbara at b.kindig@sbcglobal.net or 719-680-4034 25-2XU

YARD SALE

Derek Cordova Spirit Scholarship Yard Sale Fundraiser Friday and Saturday, June 30th and 31st 8:30 – 3:30 West of Walsenburg to the Rio Cucharas Inn County road 504 Follow signs 4 miles from there. ALL proceeds to benefit John Mall High School Graduate(s) 25-2XU

LEIN

NOTICE OF LEIN SALE- The described property here will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St in Walsenburg. A bike, shelf, hose, toys, tent post and a garden water sprayer. 24-2XP

Classifieds of June 15, 2017

Business

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CarQuest oil & red filter $19.99, 5 qts. Carquest Hi-Mileage oil & red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 5000 oil & red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Mobil filter, $29.99,Castrol GTX. $3.99 qt. 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life oil, $22.99, ATV, Motorcycle & Garden Tractor Batteries in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 01-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 23-1XP

Mower and Saw Shop 35 Years, Master technician. repairing riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com. 23-8XU

Help Wanted

 

The Raton Public Service Company is accepting applications for the position of one (1) Apprentice Lineman. Applicant must have a valid New Mexico Commercial Driver’s License or obtain CDL within a 6 month period and possess a high school diploma or GED certificate. The salary for this position is $13.16 per hour. Applications and job descriptions may be picked up at the RPS office at 334 North 2 nd Street, Raton, NM and deadline to return applications is 3:00 p.m. on Friday, June 16, 2017. Any questions may be directed to David Piancino at 575-445- 9130. Posting may also be viewed on the City of Raton’s website, www.ratonnm.gov. Only applications submitted in response to this job posting will be considered. The City of Raton and Raton Public Service Company are Equal Opportunity Employers. 23-2XU

Commercial Drywall Framer/ Hanger/ Finisher/Grid: New Image Drywall is looking for experienced, full time Metal Stud Framers, Drywall Hangers, Finishers, and Acoustical Ceiling Installers for commercial projects at various locations in southern Colorado. There are 10 temporary openings that can possibly lead to permanent positions. Positions are available to start immediately. Wage is $14 – $20 doe. Working hours are M-F, 7am – 3:30pm, with possible overtime. NID is an equal employment opportunity employer. Please email your resume’ to ap@newimagedrywall.com or fax to 719-583- 0174. 23-2XU

MINERS’ COLFAX MEDICAL CENTER Emergency Room (ER) Physician sought by Miners’ Colfax Medical Center in Raton, NM. Req MD or foreign equiv degree & 2yrs of exp in emergency medicine. Req license to practice medicine in state of NM, and Controlled Substance Registration. Provider to provide services on a fee for service basis. To apply, email bduran@minershosp.com 24-1XU

LOCAL COMPANY seeks qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDLw/x endorsements (tanker/hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquiries to dchitty@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141 in Walsenburg. 24-4XU

Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for the following positions. School District Nurse, Para Professional at John Mall High School, Part Time Secretary/Kitchen Help, Route Bus Drivers. Substitute Teachers, Custodians, Cooks, Bus Drivers, and Secretaries for Walsenburg and Gardner Schools for the 2017-2018 school year. Applications available on website: huerfanosd@schoolinsites.com . Interested applicants should send application to leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us Attention: Lorna Eddleman, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. EOE 23. 23-1XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the following position: CLERK’S OFFICE. Qualified candidates will work in the office of the Huerfano County Clerk & Recorder. The position requires working with and for the general public in the areas of motor vehicle,recording of official documents and elections. Special consideration to individuals who currently have certifications and training in motor vehicle, recording or elections. Must demonstrate knowledge in various computer applications including Excel spreadsheet, Word documents and Adobe. Full time position with benefits starting at $22,464. DOE candidates must have high school diplomas or GED. Persons with college degrees, AA, BA or BS preferred. Position finalist will be tested on computer proficiency applications, drug testing, background checkand valid driver’s license are required. Job description and applications are available at Workforce Centers. Applications will be accepted until 4pm on June 26, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 24-2XU

ADVANCED CLIMATE SOLUTIONS is now hiring tech helpers at our Trinidad office located at 136 W. Cedar St. Trinidad, CO. Applications may be picked up Monday through Friday between the hours of 8am to 5pm. Great opportunity for career training in the HVAC-R trade. 20-5XP

FOR RENT

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (40+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

 

Homes and property for sale

CLEAN 2 BDRM / 1 BA house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth St., Walsenburg. All appliances included, $66,000 or best offer. Call 719-859-5687. 45-TFN

34 Acres on Hwy 285 zoned Industrial can be rezoned commercial Price $100K Paul (303) 921-8193 18-9XP

Vehicles

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2016 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Easily go through Mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes, climb over logs and even float. City Auto Parts 600 W. 7 th St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525. www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

1999 Ford F-250, Supercab, 4X4, Longbed, 7.3L Powerstroke Dsl., 6 speed manual #8239 $8.950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy Silverado 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, 6.6L Duramax Dsl., Flatbed, 79k miles! #8241 $17,950Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Dsl., Auto, 106k miles! #8235 $26,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

Pets

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, Walsenburg. 738-1427. 28-TFN

History

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

MISC

 

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica. Locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, breads, goat cheese, pastries and scones, tamales, handpies and artisan items! Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-TFN

3/4 inch roadbase gravel, 1/2 inch rock, pea gravel, backfill, decorative boulders all sizes. Backhoe, road grader, and sep system.  Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 23-8XU

TAG SALE! Antiques, collectibles, primitives, tools, furniture, toys, ++. Don’t miss it! Friday & Saturday. 9am at 611 Main St in Walsenburg. 24-1XU

WANTED: well water to be delivered. 500 gallons monthly. No city water. Call 303-957-8799.24-1XU

YARD SALE

FIVE FAMILY GARAGE SALE- Rain or shine. Fri & Sat. from 9-5 on June 16 & 17.Navajo Ranch, west of Walsenburg. Take 510 from Hwy 160 west; right on CR510. Follow signs! 24-1XP

YARD SALE. 624 S. Madison Ave in Walsenburg, Fri 16th Sat the 17th, 9am-3pm. Dining room table w/6 chairs, clothes, shoes, dishes & misc. 24-1XP

LEIN

NOTICE OF LEIN SALE- The described property here will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St in Walsenburg. A bike, shelf, hose, toys, tent post and a garden water sprayer. 24-2XP

 

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