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Classifieds for October 10, 2019

BUSINESS

CNA/Caregiver experienced. Looking for fulltime hours to help you care for your loved ones in a caring and compassionate manner in La Veta or Walsenburg 720-280-7622. 40-2XU

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Synthetic oil, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99 ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt. Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00 RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00 Sea Foam, 16 oz., Buy 1, get 1 50% off Sta-Bil, 32 oz, $9.99, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts,“CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525. www.carquest.com, www.advance.com Locally Owned & amp; Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

La Veta School District RE-2 is seeking applicants to coach JH girls’ basketball. Prior coaching experience is desired. The position will require successful completion NFHS concussion course. Applications can be obtained from HR Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427. Questions may be directed to A.D. Greg King at 719-742-6439. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. This position will remain open until filled. LVRE-2 is an equal opportunity employer. 41-2XU

maintenance person needed for Pleasantview Apartments. Apply in person Mon-Thurs 9-4 at 304 Pinkerton Rd., La Veta. 40-2XU

Bookkeeper position, will train career minded person. Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

The South Central Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full 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/fingerprinting 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 South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO (719) 738-2205. Also, you may apply on-line with Indeed.Com. 41-12XU

Huerfano School District RE-1 is accepting applications for a one on one paraprofessional at Peakview School. Full Time Literacy Coach. Also accepting Substitute Teachers, Cooks and Custodians applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE 41-2XU

PUBLIC DEFENDER INVESTIGATOR POSITION. The Trinidad Office of the Colorado State Public Defender is currently recruiting for the position of entry-level Investigator. Position Requires: Colorado Driver’s License; proof of insurance; strong interpersonal, computer and report writing skills. Preferred candidates: Investigative experience; bilingual in Spanish and high school diploma. Send resume and cover letter, describing why you are interested in this position, by 5:00 p.m. October 18, 2019 to: Investigator Position, Public Defenders Office, 122 W. 1st St. Trinidad, Co 81082. 41-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring full time Drivers for both rolloff and belly dump. Must have a CLASS A CLD drivers license. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 39-8XU

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

for rent Beautiful, fully furnished 4 bedroom: 2 bath home with spacious landscaped yard for rent 1/2 block off Main Street in La Veta. $2250. Available 11/1. Please call 505-316-4977. 40-4XU

House For Rent 2 Bedroom 2 bath house for rent in beautiful Wahatoya valley 10 minutes from La Veta. Custom home with great views 6 month lease November 1 to May 1 $1200 a month plus all utilities. First and last months rent, plus deposit. Can pay last month rent in two payments. Must have a four wheel drive vehicle No Pets No Smoking Call Pat 719-742-3150 or write patmc800@gmail.com. 41-TFN

for rent: 25’ x 50’ storefront or storage. Call 719-738-2530 or 719-941-4032. 39-3XU

 

REAL ESTATE

for sale by owner-2400 SQ. FT. Home. LR, DR, eat in kitchen, laundry room, family room, sunroom. Lots of built in storage and closets, fenced yard, deck and two storage sheds. Call Rory at 303-589-5371. 38-4XP

 

VEHICLES

2013 Ford F-250, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel, 53k miles! #8714 $37,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2013 Ram 2500, Crew Cab, 4X4, Big Horn, 6.7L Cummins Diesel, 68k miles! #8713 $35,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2013 GMC Sierra 3500, Crew, 4X4, SLT, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, SRW, Lifted #8697 $29,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

FIRE SERVICE TRUCKS FOR SALE La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Service units. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. Call Eddie Ray at 719-849-3444 to make appointment to view at the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Thursday, October 10, 2019 marked – “SEALED BID”- and include the make and year of vehicle you are bidding on. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. 2002 Chevy Avalanche Pickup Automatic transmission, 4 X 4, hail damage to roof and hood, 182,900 miles. Sold as-is, where-is. 2008 Ford Expedition SUV Automatic transmission, hail damage to roof and hood, approx. 214,000 miles. Sold as-is, where-is. 39-3XU

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

LIEN SALE

notice is hereby given that on October 17, 2019 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Storage Unit #32 occupied by Theresa James is listed as couch, end tables, washer, 20 boxes, 3 or 4 bags, and water cooler. 40-2XU

 

AUCTION

LARGE AUCTION Antiques, Collectables, Primitives Plus 3 Household Estates!!! 2 Auctions, 1 Location Selling in Two Rings Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at 9:30 AM Located at 314 Gilpin Ave. , Ft. Garland, CO. Just off of Highway 160 Antique Auction will be held inside! Household Estates will be held outside under tent. Approx. 450 to 500 lots Antiques & Collectables including Anvils, Signs, Toys, Turquoise Jewelry, and Lots more!! Visit AuctionZip.com ID# 44158 for full listing and pictures. FRONTIER AUCTIONS Joe Raber 719-431-3137. 40-2XU

 

FOR SALE

starheart studios-fine jewelry, crystals and gemstone therapy. Holistic health practitioner, spiritual guide. Private healing sessions and readings. Call for an appointment. Joel Mathews 575-740-1709. 41-1XP

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

YARD SALE

yard sale Saturday Oct. 12th 10-5. Still working on “Being Kind to My Children” project. A lot more stuff. Women’s clothes, shoes, XXL scrub tops. 100 S. Hooper or the corner of Hooper and Pennsylvania, Walsenburg. 41-1XP

 

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. 24-TFN

Classifieds for October 3, 2019

BUSINESS

CNA/Caregiver experienced. Looking for fulltime hours to help you care for your loved ones in a caring and compassionate manner in La Veta or Walsenburg 720-280-7622. 40-2XU

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Synthetic oil, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99 ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt. Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00 RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00 Sea Foam, 16 oz., Buy 1, get 1 50% off Sta-Bil, 32 oz, $9.99, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts,“CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525. www.carquest.com, www.advance.com Locally Owned & amp; Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

HELP WANTED maintenance person needed for Pleasantview Apartments. Apply in person Mon-Thurs 9-4 at 304 Pinkerton Rd., La Veta. 40-2XU

Bookkeeper position, will train career minded person. Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

colfax county POSITION now hiring maintenance position. Pay status Non-exempt, Reports to Maintenance Supervisor. Salary $17,650.00 – $28,242.00. Date of Close October 3, 2019 by 4 p.m. SUMMARY: Under general direction of the Maintenance Supervisor, primarily maintenance at the County Detention Center. Clean office buildings and other county facilities and the outside grounds and small maintenance duties, as well as moderate maintenance duties. minimum qualifications: A High School Diploma or GED. Must have 2 years of custodial and 2 years maintenance experience. Knowledge of the methods, materials and custodial equipment operation care and basic maintenance. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions, related federal, state and local laws pertaining to custodial standards and techniques. Ability to handle service matters independently and ability to command subordinates and direct their activities in a manner that provides efficiency of operations and high employee morale. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work surface is even dry, carpet, or tiled floor. Works alone primarily with or without direction. May work with a group or a team. Employee is required to read and understand the Maintenance Department Loss Control Policy that is provided to him/her. Screening AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed in this position. Employee must attend a National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME TO COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 40-1XU

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring full time Drivers for both rolloff and belly dump. Must have a CLASS A CLD drivers license. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 39-8XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

for rent Beautiful, fully furnished 4 bedroom: 2 bath home with spacious landscaped yard for rent 1/2 block off Main Street in La Veta. $2250. Available 11/1. Please call 505-316-4977. 40-4XU

for rent 1 Bedroom 1 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/last/deposit $500/month. Call 719-742-3863. 39-2XU

for rent 2 Bedroom 1 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/last/deposit $600/month. Call 719-742-3863. 39-2XU

for rent: 25’ x 50’ storefront or storage. Call 719-738-2530 or 719-941-4032. 39-3XU

 

REAL ESTATE

for sale by owner-2400 SQ. FT. Home. LR, DR, eat in kitchen, laundry room, family room, sunroom. Lots of built in storage and closets, fenced yard, deck and two storage sheds. Call Rory at 303-589-5371. 38-4XP

 

VEHICLES

2016 Ram 2500, Crew Cab, 4X4, 6.4L Hemi V8, Longbed, Laramie w/ Leather #8709 $27,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2013 GMC Sierra 3500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Longbed #8697 $29,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Ford F-150, Supercrew, 4X4, Lariat, FX4, 5.4L V8, Leather, Affordable! #8712 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

FIRE SERVICE TRUCKS FOR SALE La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Service units. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. Call Eddie Ray at 719-849-3444 to make appointment to view at the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Thursday, October 10, 2019 marked – “SEALED BID”- and include the make and year of vehicle you are bidding on. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. 2002 Chevy Avalanche Pickup Automatic transmission, 4 X 4, hail damage to roof and hood, 182,900 miles. Sold as-is, where-is. 2008 Ford Expedition SUV Automatic transmission, hail damage to roof and hood, approx. 214,000 miles. Sold as-is, where-is. 39-3XU

 

PETS

free kittens weined and box trained 10 wks old in Walsenburg. To good homes only call 719-281-9390 or 719-299-6849. 40-1XP

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

LIEN SALE

notice is hereby given that on October 17, 2019 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Storage Unit #32 occupied by Theresa James is listed as couch, end tables, washer, 20 boxes, 3 or 4 bags, and water cooler. 40-2XU

 

AUCTION

LARGE AUCTION Antiques, Collectables, Primitives Plus 3 Household Estates!!! 2 Auctions, 1 Location Selling in Two Rings Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at 9:30 AM Located at 314 Gilpin Ave. , Ft. Garland, CO. Just off of Highway 160 Antique Auction will be held inside! Household Estates will be held outside under tent. Approx. 450 to 500 lots Antiques & Collectables including Anvils, Signs, Toys, Turquoise Jewelry, and Lots more!! Visit AuctionZip.com ID# 44158 for full listing and pictures. FRONTIER AUCTIONS Joe Raber 719-431-3137. 40-2XU

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

GARAGE SALE

moving/garage sale Friday October 4 10-6 and Saturday October 5 8-4. 96 Seneca Circle, Walsenburg. Household items, power tools, kitchen items, storage shelves, engine hoist & mount, work benches, tool boxes & furniture. 719-299-6862. 40-1XP

multi family yard sale this Sunday Only October 6th 9-3. Collector stamps, tools, jewelry, books, videos/cd’s, toys/dolls, treadmill, bicycle, + misc. 100 W 2nd St, Walsenburg. 40-1XP

HUGE GARAGE SALE Saturday Only, Oct. 5th 8 am to 3 pm at La Veta Village, 109 E. Francisco, La Veta. New items available for your early Christmas shopping. Breakfast burritos, cinnamon rolls, coffee and juice available while you shop. See you there! 39-2XU

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. 24-TFN

 

Classifieds for September 26, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Synthetic oil, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt., Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00, RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00, Sea Foam, 16 oz., Buy 1, get 1 50% off Sta-Bil, 32 oz, $9.99 Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

Seeking a Home Care Provider to assist with an elderly, bedridden woman, Monday thru Friday, 7:00 PM to 9 PM. Contact Delphine Ortega, 719-738-2152. 39-1XU Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, Multiple openings. Leading Manufacturing Organization looking for motivated and result-oriented professionals for the following positions: Production Technicians Day Shift, Production Technicians Night Shift, Batch Support Technician Day Shift. Must have high degree of integrity, solid basic mathematical skills, good written and verbal communication skills, and have a high attention to detail. 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. 39-1XU

the colorado department of transportation is now accepting applications for FULL TIME MAINTENANCE positions in La Veta. Starting pay for this position is $3,266.00 per month with full benefits. This position requires a Class B CDL license and a combined two years of physical labor and heavy equipment experience. You must live within 20 miles or 30 minutes of the La Veta maintenance shop. To apply you must go online to: www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado. Scroll through job titles to Highway Maintenance Worker I La Veta. The application process closes on 10/01/2019. 39-1XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Journeyman Lineman. The successful candidate will be responsible to perform efficient construction, operation, and maintenance work on either energized or de-energized lines and substation equipment while adhering to safety policies. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email Resume and Cover Letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, September 27, 2019. No phone calls. 36-4XU

Bookkeeper position, will train career minded person. Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

THE CITY OF RATON will accept applications from qualified applicants for a full-time Economic Development Director. Applications and a complete job description may be picked up at the Raton Municipal Building at 224 Savage Ave or obtained online at http://www.ratonNM.gov. Applicants shall include a summary of relevant job experience, education and qualifications. Pay/salary is dependent on experience and qualifications. Statements of Interest/Applications for the position shall be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on October 10, 2019. For more information contact Cyndi Parker – HR Director, at (575-)445-9551 or cparker@cityofraton.com. The City of Raton Is an Equal Opportunity Employer with excellent benefits and retirement package. 38-2XU

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring full time Drivers for both rolloff and belly dump. Must have a CLASS A CLD drivers license. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 39-8XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

for rent 1 Bedroom 1 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/ last/ deposit $500/month. Call 719-742-3863 or 719-989-1382. 39-2XU

for rent 2 Bedroom 1 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/ last/ deposit $600/month. Call 719-742-3863 or 719-989-1382. 39-2XU

for rent: 25 x 30 storefront or storage. Call 719-738-2530 or 719-941-4032. 39-1XU

for rent: COUNTRY LIVING, 2 bedroom, 2 bath outside Walsenburg. Older couple preferred, no kids. Small pets allowed. Call 719-738-2530 or 719-680-8698. 39-1XU

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

for sale by owner-2400 SQ. FT. Home. LR, DR, eat in kitchen, laundry room, family room, sunroom. Lots of built in storage and closets, fenced yard, deck and two storage sheds. Call Rory at 303-589-5371. 38-4XP

 

VEHICLES

1999 Chevy Corvette Coupe, 2 tops, Leather, Auto, New Tires, 55k miles! #8704 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 1500, Mega Cab, 4X4, Laramie, 5.7L V8, Lifted, DVD #8706 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Ford F-150, Supercrew, 4X4, FX-4, Ecoboost, Leather, Navigation, 69k miles! #8700 $24,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

FIRE SERVICE TRUCKS FOR SALE La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Service units. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. Call Eddie Ray at 719-849-3444 to make appointment to view at the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Thursday, October 10, 2019 marked – “SEALED BID”- and include the make and year of vehicle you are bidding on. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. 2002 Chevy Avalanche Pickup Automatic transmission, 4 X 4, hail damage to roof and hood, 182,900 miles. Sold as-is, where-is. 2008 Ford Expedition SUV Automatic transmission, hail damage to roof and hood, approx. 214,000 miles. Sold as-is, where-is. 39-3XU

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

GARAGE SALE

ranch equipment sale-Pearson squeeze chute with pap cage and trailer, Priefert tub feeders, round bale feeder, creep feed panels, priefert 4 ft John Deere brush mower, 6 ft John Deere brush mower, 5 ft. disc 3pt, 8 ft disc pull type, road hog asphalt grinder 30 inch, 10 ft gates, powder river head catch, 7800 John Deere tractor, Krone 3×3 baler big pack 4500 bales, Krone easy cut 4013cv, Tee post, misc farm ranch equipment. Bring you a trailer 9 to 12 noon Saturday Oct 5. 12 miles west of Walsenburg hwy 160 north of intersection 12 to la Veta 970 819 5067. 39-1XU

HUGE GARAGE SALE Saturday Only, Oct. 5th 8 am to 3 pm at La Veta Village, 109 E. Francisco, La Veta. New items available for your early Christmas shopping. Breakfast burritos, cinnamon rolls, coffee and juice available while you shop. See you there! 39-2XU

BEING KIND TO MY CHILDREN YARD SALE, Saturday Sept. 28, 9 am to ??, Corner of Hooper and Pennsylvania, Walsenburg. Women’s business attire, XXL scrubs, lots of misc. Mexican food-burritos, green chiles and homemade tortillas. 39-1XP garage sale, Something for everyone. Saturday Sept. 28th, 9 am to 3 pm, 415 Comanche Drive in Navajo Ranch. 39-1XP

 

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. 24-TFN

Classifieds for September 19, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95 5qts. CQ oil & amp; CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt. Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00 RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00 E3 Spark Plugs, Buy 3 get 1 free Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Journeyman Lineman. The successful candidate will be responsible to perform efficient construction, operation, and maintenance work on either energized or de-energized lines and substation equipment while adhering to safety policies. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email Resume and Cover Letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, September 27, 2019. No phone calls. 36-4XU

Office manager position in Walsenburg. Accounting experience required. Accounts payable, Invoicing, Sales and rental contracts, Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com. 34-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

THE CITY OF RATON will accept applications from qualified applicants for a full-time Economic Development Director. Applications and a complete job description may be picked up at the Raton Municipal Building at 224 Savage Ave or obtained online at http://www.ratonNM.gov. Applicants shall include a summary of relevant job experience, education and qualifications. Pay/salary is dependent on experience and qualifications. Statements of Interest/Applications for the position shall be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on October 10, 2019. For more information contact Cyndi Parker – HR Director, at (575-)445-9551 or cparker@cityofraton.com. The City of Raton Is an Equal Opportunity Employer with excellent benefits and retirement package. 38-2XU

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

house for rent-Clean 2 bedroom, 1 bath house, 2 car garage on large corner lot. All appliances. Non-smokers. Some pets ok. References required. 301 East 4th St., Walsenburg. $575 rent, $575 deposit. 1 year lease. 719-859-5687. 36-TFN

conference room & Parking availablefor Rent – private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings, and for less than the cost of a parking ticket and the stress of moving your car every 2 hours, we have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

for sale by owner-2400 SQ. FT. Home. LR, DR, eat in kitchen, laundry room, family room, sunroom. Lots of built in storage and closets, fenced yard, deck and two storage sheds. Call Rory at 303-589-5371. 38-4XP

 

VEHICLES

012 Chevy Camaro SS, 6.2L V8, Auto, Leather, 22’s #8695 $12,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Cadillac Escalade, AWD, 3rd row, Leather, Bose #8694 $4,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Ram 3500, Crew, 4X4, 8′ bed, Tradesman, 6.7L Cummins Diesel #8683 $31,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

MOVING SALE

moving sale- Saturday 9-21 and Sunday 9-22 8 AM to 5 PM, 96 Seneca Circle in Navajo Ranch, Walsenburg. Tools, power tools, household items, Christmas dishes, 1998 & 2001 Subaru. Call 719-299-6862 for directions or information only. 38-1XP

 

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. 24-TFN

 

Classifieds for September 12, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95 5qts. CQ oil & amp; CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt. Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00 RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00 E3 Spark Plugs, Buy 3 get 1 free Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

private chef and personal assistant available for hire. Creative healthy meals using fresh ingredients. I work to fit your needs and preferences. Including classes in the latest food trends if interested. Over 30 years experience. Call Joel 575-740-1709. 37-1XP

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Journeyman Lineman. The successful candidate will be responsible to perform efficient construction, operation, and maintenance work on either energized or de-energized lines and substation equipment while adhering to safety policies. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email Resume and Cover Letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, September 27, 2019. No phone calls. 36-4XU

Total Concept currently is accepting applications for 2 full time/part time Site Managers positions. Qualified applicants should have general manager skills. Primary locations will be one in La Junta, CO full time and one in Walsenburg, CO part time. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 Ext 234 or email jennifer@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. TCHCDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 36-2XU

Total Concept currently is accepting applications for 2 full time/part time GENERAL MAINTENANCE persons. Qualified applicants should have handy-man skills. Primary locations will be La Junta, CO full time and Walsenburg, CO part time. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 ext. 234 or email jennifer@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. Total Concept is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 36-2XU

Office manager position in Walsenburg. Accounting experience required. Accounts payable, Invoicing, Sales and rental contracts, Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com. 34-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring Class A CDL Drivers. Positions are for both Rolloff Truck and Belly Dump and are full time. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 32-6XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

house for rent-Clean 2 bedroom, 1 bath house, 2 car garage on large corner lot. All appliances. Non-smokers. Some pets ok. References required. 301 East 4th St., Walsenburg. $575 rent, $575 deposit. 1 year lease. 719-859-5687. 36-TFN

FOR RENT: 3 Bedroom, 1 bathrom, nicely furnished home in Raton near downtown. Non-smoker, no pets. Must qualify. $700/month. 575-707-8710. 35-3XP

conference room & Parking availablefor Rent – private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. and for less than the cost of a parking ticket and the stress of moving your car every 2 hours,we have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2012 Chevy Camaro SS, 6.2L V8, Auto, Leather, 22’s #8695 $12,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Cadillac Escalade, AWD, 3rd row, Leather, Bose #8694 $4,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Ram 3500, Crew, 4X4, 8′ bed, Tradesman, 6.7L Cummins Diesel #8683 $31,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

YARD SALES

yard sale Saturday, September 14, 9 AM – 3 PM, 112 W. Grand, La Veta. Furniture, tools, misc. Anything left will be free on Sunday, September 15 9AM – 1 PM. 37-1XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

AUCTIONS

AUCTION-38 Lots, Absolute Auction Huajatolla Hills in Walsenburg, CO on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10:30 AM, 108 Kansas Ave. Please contact Cruikshank Realty Inc., Gene @ 719.336.7802 or John @ 719.331.8859. 33-5XU

 

FOR SALE

STAINED GLASS, ART GLASS & equipment for sale- $500. Many feet of art glass! Cases of lead came, zinc edging, copper foil, soldering iron, bevels (2mm’s) glass grinder (electric), glass oil cutter, glass breakers, circle/strip cutter, lead came stretcher, small tiffany lamp base, stained glass lamp forms, stained glass pattern books. Ute Park, NM. Contact 720-492-2083. Appt. only. 37-4XP

for sale: 325 gal. plastic tank $200, car dolly, good rubber, ramps, new straps $500, 35 treated round post 4” diameter-all $100 and fiberglass camper shell 8’, great shape $100. Call 719-248-0895. 37-1XP

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

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. 24-TFN

 

Classifieds for September 5, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95 5qts. CQ oil & amp; CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt. Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00 RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00 E3 Spark Plugs, Buy 3 get 1 free Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Journeyman Lineman. The successful candidate will be responsible to perform efficient construction, operation, and maintenance work on either energized or de-energized lines and substation equipment while adhering to safety policies. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email Resume and Cover Letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E.Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, September 27, 2019. No phone calls. 36-4XU

Total Concept currently is accepting applications for 2 full time/part time Site Managers positions. Qualified applicants should have general manager skills. Primary locations will be one in La Junta, CO full time and one in Walsenburg, CO part time. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 Ext 234 or email jennifer@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. TCHCDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 36-2XU

Total Concept currently is accepting applications for 2 full time/part time GENERAL MAINTENANCE persons. Qualified applicants should have handy-man skills. Primary locations will be La Junta, CO full time and Walsenburg, CO part time. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 ext. 234 or email jennifer@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. Total Concept is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 36-2XU

Office manager position in Walsenburg. Accounting experience required. Accounts payable, Invoicing, Sales and rental contracts, Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com. 34-TFN

The City of Walsenburg is seeking an interested citizen to fill a seat on the Planning and Zoning Board / Board of Adjustments seat. C.R.S. 31-23-203 specifics all members of the commission (Board) shall be residents of the municipality, that is, all members must live within the current city limits. If you are interested, please submit a letter of intent no later than September 6, 2019 to Terry Martin, City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 34-3XU Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Huerfano School District RE-1 is accepting applications for Peakview one on one Paraprofessional, job duty may include morning and afternoon bus supervision of student. Part Time Literacy Coach. Also accepting Substitute Teachers, Cooks, and full time Custodian applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE. 34-3XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring Class A CDL Drivers. Positions are for both Rolloff Truck and Belly Dump and are full time. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 32-6XU

colfax County dwi program coordinator: Pay status contract exempt. Reports to Colfax County Manager. Salary $30,000 to $33,000 D.O.E. Date close September 10, 2019.Positionb Summary:UNDER GENERAL DIRECTION OF THE COUNTY MANAGER, IS RESPONSIBLE TO OVERSEE, MANAGE AND ADMINISTER STATE, FEDERAL AND OTHER GRANTS AWARDED TO COLFAX COUNTY. ORGANIZES AND EDUCATES THE COUNTY RESIDENTS ON DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED (DWI) PROMOTES ACTIVITIES INVOLVING THE DWI PREVENTION, INCLUDING ALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED. A bachelor’s degree in finance or business or 7 years’ experience working for a NM DWI Program or comparable program. Must have a Valid Driver’s license and be willing to travel. Must have transportation for travel. Attend ongoing training and occasional overnight travel. Must possess good verbal and writing skills. Bilingual preferred but not mandatory. Knowledge of the state statutes relating to the DWI laws, working with the DFA/LGD of NM and local county government. Must have computer knowledge and maintain accurate records. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is indoors, working in a controlled temperature environment. May sit or stand for long periods of time. May be required to lift on occasion. May be required to work long hours, overnights and weekends when necessary. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, background check and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s license and retain valid license while employed in this position. PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME OR APPLICATION TO COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. OR YOU MAY DROP OFF A RESUME TO THE DWI OFFICE AT 116 SOUTH 3RD STREET IN RATON COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 35-2XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

house for rent-Clean 2 bedroom, 1 bath house, 2 car garage on large corner lot. All appliances. Non-smokers. Some pets ok. References required. 301 East 4th St., Walsenburg. $575 rent, $575 deposit. 1 year lease. 719-859-5687. 36-TFN

for rent or rent to buy in La Veta, CO. 1 Bdrm w/loft, $650/mo. Renter pays electric, upstairs has vaulted ceilings. 1 person, no smoking, no pets 719-738-1000 leave message. 35-2XP

FOR RENT: 3 Bedroom, 1 bathrom, nicely furnished home in Raton near downtown. Non-smoker, no pets. Must qualify. $700/month. 575-707-8710. 35-3XP

conference room & Parking available for Rent – private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. and for less than the cost of a parking ticket and the stress of moving your car every 2 hours, we have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

 

VEHICLES

1997 Ford F-250, Supercab, 4X4, 8′ bed, 351 V8, 5 speed manual, 114k miles! #8643 $7,950, Winch #8678 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1995 Ford Bronco, XLT, 4WD, 351 V8, Auto, New tires, Very clean! #8686 $8,450. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1997 Ford F-250, Supercab, 4X4, XLT, 8′ bed, 7.3L Powerstroke Diesel #8688 $7,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

WANTED

wanted: Extra wide recliner, front of cushion must be at least 26” plus. Call Ruth at 719-890-0489. 36-1XP

 

GARAGE SALES

garage sale-Saturday 9-7 and Sunday 9-8, 9 am – 4 pm at 323 & 325 E. Elm St. Walsenburg. Oak dining set $30, 26 ft. high-low camper, excellent shape, 16 ft. runabout boat w/trailer and motor, needs work. Heavy duty 3 ring rubber boat w/oars $75. Exercise bike $25, lots of jewelry, yarn & crafts, clothes and misc. All negotiable. 36-1XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

AUCTIONS

AUCTION-38 Lots, Absolute Auction Huajatolla Hills in Walsenburg, CO on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10:30 AM, 108 Kansas Ave. Please contact Cruikshank Realty Inc., Gene @ 719.336.7802 or John @ 719.331.8859. 33-5XU

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

Classifieds for August 29, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter $26.99, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $26.99. 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $32.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt., Seafoam 16 oz. $6.98 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor, Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

 

WORK-WANTED

WORK WANTED: Private caretaker has openings for clients, willing to work, nights, days or weekends in Huerfano or Las Animas Counties. 30 years geriatric experience. Certified Senior Advisor, professional, reliable, honest. 719-859-1906. 34-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

SCCOG Early Learning Center is seeking a teacher aidE and Early Learning Teacher for the upcoming year. Interested applications may inquire at 100 West Spruce Street or call at 719-738-2335. 34-2XU

Office manager position in Walsenburg. Accounting experience required. Accounts payable, Invoicing, Sales and rental contracts, Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com. 34-TFN

The First National Bank, Huerfano County Branch is now accepting applications for a Teller. We are searching for applicants who are passionate about banking and the customers they serve. To be successful as a Teller, applicants should be professional, polite, and attentive to customer needs and concerns while paying close attention to detail. Applicants should have exceptional communication, computer, and problem solving skills. Duties will include but are not limited to processing deposits and loan payments, cashing checks, and assisting customers with questions about their accounts. Cash handling experience is preferred but not required. We are a drug free workplace and have random drug tests including a pre-employment drug screen. This is a full time position with benefits. Pick up your application today at 135 West 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO. 33-3XU

The City of Walsenburg is seeking an interested citizen to fill a seat on the Planning and Zoning Board / Board of Adjustments seat. C.R.S. 31-23-203 specifics all members of the commission (Board) shall be residents of the municipality, that is, all members must live within the current city limits. If you are interested, please submit a letter of intent no later than September 6, 2019 to Terry Martin, City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 34-3XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Administrative Technician for Building and Land Use Dept. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; this position does qualify for County offered benefits. The hourly rate of pay is $14.00 per hour. This position will perform various tasks for the Building Department and Planning & Zoning Departments. Acts as an Administrative Asst. to the Huerfano County Building Authority. Acts as a liaison between property owners, contractors and Building Officials. Assists the Building Inspector with processing and issuing building permits. Uses various Microsoft Office programs and databases to perform these duties. Provides backup support to the Planning Department as directed. Must be able to organize, multi-task, exhibit strong professional presence, work with multiple people and projects simultaneously. Experience in customer service in an office setting, a background in local governments, public administration or the administration in the construction industry is preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing, background check and Microsoft Office product testing will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on September 3rd, 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 34-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Huerfano School District RE-1 is accepting applications for Peakview one on one Paraprofessional, job duty may include morning and afternoon bus supervision of student. Part Time Literacy Coach. Also accepting Substitute Teachers, Cooks,and full time Custodian applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE. 34-3XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring Class A CDL Drivers. Positions are for both Rolloff Truck and Belly Dump and are full time. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 32-6XU

Colfax County dwi program coordinator: Pay status contract exempt. Reports to Colfax County Manager. Salary $30,000 to $33,000 D.O.E. Date close September 10, 2019. POSITION SUMMARY:UNDER GENERAL DIRECTION OF THE COUNTY MANAGER, IS RESPONSIBLE TO OVERSEE, MANAGE AND ADMINISTER STATE, FEDERAL AND OTHER GRANTS AWARDED TO COLFAX COUNTY. ORGANIZES AND EDUCATES THE COUNTY RESIDENTS ON DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED (DWI) PROMOTES ACTIVITIES INVOLVING THE DWI PREVENTION, INCLUDING ALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED. A bachelor’s degree in finance or business or 7 years’ experience working for a NM DWI Program or comparable program. Must have a Valid Driver’s license and be willing to travel. Must have transportation for travel. Attend ongoing training and occasional overnight travel. Must possess good verbal and writing skills. Bilingual preferred but not mandatory. Knowledge of the state statutes relating to the DWI laws, working with the DFA/LGD of NM and local county government. Must have computer knowledge and maintain accurate records. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is indoors, working in a controlled temperature environment. May sit or stand for long periods of time. May be required to lift on occasion. May be required to work long hours, overnights and weekends when necessary. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, background check and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s license and retain valid license while employed in this position. PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME OR APPLICATION TO COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. OR YOU MAY DROP OFF A RESUME TO THE DWI OFFICE AT 116 SOUTH 3RD STREET IN RATON COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 35-2XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

for rent or rent to buy in La Veta, CO. 1 Bdrm w/loft, $650/mo. Renter pays electric, upstairs has vaulted ceilings. 1 person, no smoking, no pets 719-738-1000 leave message. 35-2XP

FOR RENT: 3 Bedroom, 1 bathrom, nicely furnished home in Raton near downtown. Non-smoker, no pets. Must qualify. $700/month. 575-707-8710. 35-3XP

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $290 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

HOUSE FOR RENT-3 bedroom, 2 bath quaint house sitting on 35 acres 14 miles NW of Trinidad available to rent October 1st. Suggested that renter has 4W drive vehicle for snow and hauling water. Private and secluded on C.R. 40. Call 719-859-1906. 34-TFN

 

VEHICLES

1997 Ford F-250, Supercab, 4X4, 8′ bed, 351 V8, 5 speed manual, 114k miles! #8643 $7,950, Winch #8678 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1995 Ford Bronco, XLT, 4WD, 351 V8, Auto, New tires, Very clean! #8686 $8,450. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1997 Ford F-250, Supercab, 4X4, XLT, 8′ bed, 7.3L Powerstroke Diesel #8688 $7,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

YARD SALES

yard sale Misc. things. Friday, Saturday, Sunday August 30-Sept 1 from 9 am to 5 pm. 620 W. 2nd St., Walsenburg, CO. 35-1XP

yard sale August 31st Saturday Only! Construction screws, nail, bolts. refrigerator, bed, kitchen cabinets, wood stove, doors, lawn tools, We r moving!!!! 8 am to ?, 303 Field St., La Veta. Be There or B Square. 35-1XP

Moving Sale – Labor Day, Sep 2, 10AM-4PM. 705 E. Francisco, La Veta. Great Prices, wide selection. Small appliances, office furniture, men’s Giant mtn bike, gas BBQ, 42″ LGTV, tools: power & garden, and more. 35-1XP

MULTI-FAMILY YARD SALE Saturday, August 31st 9 am – ? Tools, futon, outdoor furniture, collectibles and lots of misc. 220 Walsen, Walsenburg. 35-1XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

AUCTIONS

AUCTION-38 Lots, Absolute Auction Huajatolla Hills in Walsenburg, CO on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10:30 AM, 108 Kansas Ave. Please contact Cruikshank Realty Inc., Gene @ 719.336.7802 or John @ 719.331.8859. 33-5XU

 

FOR SALE

Labor Day sale! Close Out items-$1 tops, $3 jeans and $5 coats. 30% off storewide. Some items 50% off. Thursday-Saturday and Monday Aug. 29-31 and Sept. 2, 10AM-5PM. Art & Antiques, 114 E. 5th St., Walsenburg 580-919-9640. 35-1XU

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

Classifieds for August 22, 2019

LOST

$100 REWARD FOR RETURN of my friend, missing from Hwy 69 and CR 524 area. Light Shade Golden Retriever cross, with heavier fur around shoulders. Right ear tip droops unless on alert. NOT AGGRESSIVE! Name is Wolf. Please call 719-252-1395 or 719-989-1415. 33-2XP

 

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter $26.99, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $26.99. 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $32.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt., Seafoam 16 oz. $6.98 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor, Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Huerfano County only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

WORK WANTED

WORK WANTED: Private caretaker has openings for clients, willing to work, nights, days or weekends in Huerfano or Las Animas Counties. 30 years geriatric experience. Certified Senior Advisor, professional, reliable, honest. 719-859-1906. 34

 

HELP WANTED

SCCOG Early Learning Center is seeking a teacher aidE and Early Learning Teacher for the upcoming year. Interested applications may inquire at 100 West Spruce Street or call at 719-738-2335. 34-2XU

Office manager position in Walsenburg. Accounting experience required. Accounts payable, Invoicing, Sales and rental contracts, Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com. 34-TFN

The First National Bank, Huerfano County Branch is now accepting applications for a Teller. We are searching for applicants who are passionate about banking and the customers they serve. To be successful as a Teller, applicants should be professional, polite, and attentive to customer needs and concerns while paying close attention to detail. Applicants should have exceptional communication, computer, and problem solving skills. Duties will include but are not limited to processing deposits and loan payments, cashing checks, and assisting customers with questions about their accounts. Cash handling experience is preferred but not required. We are a drug free workplace and have random drug tests including a pre-employment drug screen. This is a full time position with benefits. Pick up your application today at 135 West 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO. 33-3XU

The City of Walsenburg is seeking an interested citizen to fill a seat on the Planning and Zoning Board / Board of Adjustments seat. C.R.S. 31-23-203 specifics all members of the commission (Board) shall be residents of the municipality, that is, all members must live within the current city limits. If you are interested, please submit a letter of intent no later than September 6, 2019 to Terry Martin, City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 34-3XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Administrative Technician for Building and Land Use Dept. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; this position does qualify for County offered benefits. The hourly rate of pay is $14.00 per hour. This position will perform various tasks for the Building Department and Planning & Zoning Departments. Acts as an Administrative Asst. to the Huerfano County Building Authority. Acts as a liaison between property owners, contractors and Building Officials. Assists the Building Inspector with processing and issuing building permits. Uses various Microsoft Office programs and databases to perform these duties. Provides backup support to the Planning Department as directed. Must be able to organize, multi-task, exhibit strong professional presence, work with multiple people and projects simultaneously. Experience in customer service in an office setting, a background in local governments, public administration or the administration in the construction industry is preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing, background check and Microsoft Office product testing will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on September 3 rd , 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 34-2XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Tree Trimmer II. The successful candidate will be responsible for trimming and/or removing trees. High School diploma or equivalent is required. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, August 23rd, 2019. No phone calls. 33-2XU Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Huerfano School District RE-1 is accepting applications for a one on one paraprofessional in Gardner, job duty includes morning and afternoon bus supervision of student. Part Time Literacy Coach. Also accepting Substitute Teachers, Cooks,and Custodians applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE. 34-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring Class A CDL Drivers. Positions are for both Rolloff Truck and Belly Dump and are full time. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 32-6XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

own your own log home! Price reduced $514,000. Low taxes, 35 acres, fenced horse property, paved roads. Located in Gulnare Spirit Mountain Ranch. MLS#5524981 call 719-338-2041 for more information. 34-1XP

 

FOR RENT

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $290 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

HOUSE FOR RENT-3 bedroom, 2 bath quaint house sitting on 35 acres 14 miles NW of Trinidad available to rent October 1st. Suggested that renter has 4W drive vehicle for snow and hauling water. Private and secluded on C.R. 40. Call 719-859-1906. 34-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4X4, Sport, Lifted, Hardtop, Winch #8678 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 VW Golf GTI, 4-door S, 2.0L Turbo, 6 speed, FWD, 11k miles! #8679 $20,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Hummer H3, Alpha V8, 4WD, Leather, Sunroof, Lifted, 73k miles! #8654 $18,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

YARD SALES

yard sale Saturday 8-24 9-4 in La Veta end of street 326 Virginia. Furniture, kitchen things, general household pieces, bed frame, couch, rototiller, cement mixer, small utility trailer, art paint and sewing things. 34-1XP

Moving sale Sunday August 25th, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 120 Stout Ave., Walsenburg. Furniture and household items. Everything must go. 34-1XU

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

WANTED

wanted: Extra wide recliner, front of cushion must be at least 26” plus. Call Ruth at 719-989-0489. 34-1XP

wanted: Any items from the old Speedway gas station here in 1930’s-1940’s. Paying $40 for a match book for example. Call Ron 719-371-3986. 33-2XP

 

AUCTIONS

Auction: Saturday September 7, 12:00 (noon). Complete moving sale for Bill Meng, La Veta, Colorado . John Deere 210C 4×4 with loader, blade, forks, box blade, root rake. Timber Harvester 30HE sawmill. 20KW Detroit Generator. 20’ steel storage container. 150+ slabs of Ponderosa 1” thick. Many hand/construction tools. See complete Auction Bill next week. Jim Hoobler Auctions 719-989-1530. 34-1XU

AUCTION-38 Lots, Absolute Auction Huajatolla Hills in Walsenburg, CO on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10:30 AM, 108 Kansas Ave. Please contact Cruikshank Realty Inc., Gene @ 719.336.7802 or John @ 719.331.8859. 33-5XU

 

FOR SALE

Art & Antiques, 114 E. 5th St., Walsenburg 580-919-9640. All glassware 30% off and furniture 20% off. Thursday-Saturday 8/22 thru 8/24 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 34-1XP

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

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. 24-TFN

Classifieds for August 15, 2019

LOST

$100 REWARD FOR RETURN of my friend, missing from Hwy 69 and CR 524 area. Light Shade Golden Retriever cross, with heavier fur around shoulders. Right ear tip droops unless on alert. NOT AGGRESSIVE! Name is Wolf. Please call 719-252-1395 or 719-989-1415. 33-2XP

 

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter $26.99, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $26.99. 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $32.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt., Seafoam 16 oz. $6.98 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor, Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

The First National Bank, Huerfano County Branch is now accepting applications for a Teller. We are searching for applicants who are passionate about banking and the customers they serve. To be successful as a Teller, applicants should be professional, polite, and attentive to customer needs and concerns while paying close attention to detail. Applicants should have exceptional communication, computer, and problem solving skills. Duties will include but are not limited to processing deposits and loan payments, cashing checks, and assisting customers with questions about their accounts. Cash handling experience is preferred but not required. We are a drug free workplace and have random drug tests including a pre-employment drug screen. This is a full time position with benefits. Pick up your application today at 135 West 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO. 33-3XU

The Huerfano County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Adult Services Caseworker/Family Development Worker. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Salary $3227.00 monthly, negotiable depending on experience, plus full benefit package. Drug testing and background checks are required. HCDSS in an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job description are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Applications must be received by August 16, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. 32-2XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Tree Trimmer II. The successful candidate will be responsible for trimming and/or removing trees. High School diploma or equivalent is required. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, August 23rd, 2019. No phone calls. 33-2XU

Sangre de Cristo Community Care Hospice and Home Health is looking for the following positions to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad and Walsenburg offices. Sangre de Cristo Community Care is the Southern Colorado leader in enhancing the quality of life and maintaining the integrity of individuals and their families in need of supportive or end of life services by offering symptom management, support, comfort, and compassion. Full Time Certified Nursing Assistant – Trinidad Hospice-Must have one-year experience in Home Health or Hospice Care. A valid Colorado CNA License is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record.Full Time Registered Nurse – Trinidad Hospice Must have one-year experience in Home Health or Hospice Care. A valid Colorado RN license is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Full Time Certified Nursing Assistant – Walsenburg Home Health Must have one-year home health experience. A valid Colorado CNA license is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Sangre de Cristo Community Care offers a competitive wage based on experience. Full Time employees are offered a comprehensive benefit plan to include affordable health, dental, and vision plans for you and your family, a generous paid time off program, and a 403 B retirement with a company match and 100% vesting upon plan entry. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Hospice industry! Please apply online at www.sangre.org. Sangre de Cristo Community Care is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 32-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring Class A CDL Drivers. Positions are for both Rolloff Truck and Belly Dump and are full time. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 32-6XU

JOB VACANCIES Raton Public School District is seeking the following positions: 1) A dynamic, result-oriented Principal/AD to serve as educational leader of Raton High School – $96,000 yearly salary. Applicants must have the following requirements: * Applicant must hold current NMPED Administrative license. * 3+ years of successful administrative/principal/AD experience * High School teaching experience * Knowledge and successful experience in improving academic achievement. * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. * Experience in collaborating with staff and community teams. * Back ground check is required upon hiring at applicant’s expense. 2) Special Education Educational Assistant. Full time position(s) with excellent benefits. Salary will follow current salary schedule. Applicants must hold a valid NMPED Educational Assistant Level III license or be able to obtain one. Background check is required upon hiring at applicant’s expense. 3) One 7th & 8th Grade Math Teacher. Applicants must hold a valid NMPED secondary teaching license or be able to obtain a license through reciprocity. Three (3) plus years experience is preferred. Salary will follow current certified salary schedule and offers excellent benefits. Back ground check is required upon hiring at applicant’s expense. Interested applicants for any of the above positions please send letter of interest, resume, and application to Raton Public Schools, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, N.M. 87740. Applications available at beverly.vukonich@ratonschools.com or at RPS Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Drive, Raton, N.M. 87740. ALL POSITIONS ARE OPEN UNTIL FILLED. 32-2XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

For Sale: Pre-fabricated and finished 10 x 20′ woodframed cabin. Great for tiny home or studio, easy to transport. Please call (575)-740-1709 for more info. Originally designed as a silversmithing studio, will consider a package deal with jewelry training and tools included. Asking $6,000 paid much more. 33-1XP

 

FOR RENT

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $290 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

 

VEHICLES

for sale-2012 Chevy Cruze, metallic red, leather, sunroof, heated seats, only 91K miles. Nice car in La Veta. $7,500. Below Blue Book. Call 970-217-4403 or 970-218-0532. 32-2XP

truck topper for sale-dark grey, Toyota Tacoma 2016, access cab, 6 ft bed (74 in). Good Condition $450 719-214-7636 or 719-742-3926. 31-3XU

2008 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 6.7L Cummins, 107k miles! #8672 $24,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Lincoln Mark LT, Supercrew, 4X4, New Michelins, Leather, Sunroof #8669 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 2500, 4X4, Laramie, 5.9L Cummins Dsl., 6-speed, Flatbed #8665 $15,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

YARD SALES

Moving sale, Friday and Saturday August 16 & 17, 8:00-2:00. 12 Canache Court, Grandote Golf, LaVeta. Bar stools, king bedroom set, gun safe, grill, tools, garden, golf, kitchen, pictures, lots of everything. 33-1XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

WANTED

wanted: Any items from the old Speedway gas station here in 1930’s-1940’s. Paying $40 for a match book for example. Call Ron 719-371-3986. 33-2XP

 

AUCTIONS

storage Unit Auction Saturday, August 17th, Jimmy Mini Storage, 1135 Emerson St., Raton, New Mexico 2 PM. No early inspection. Start at 2 PM. Open-inspect-sell units 21,22, 27, 31, 56, 66, 69, 70, 96, 125. 32-2XP

AUCTION-38 Lots, Absolute Auction Huajatolla Hills in Walsenburg, CO on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10:30 AM, 108 Kansas Ave. Please contact Cruikshank Realty Inc., Gene @ 719.336.7802 or John @ 719.331.8859. 33-5XU

 

FOR SALE

THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND! Owner-financing available with no credit check! Make this 2.83-acre lot on CR504 yours for only $500 down. Power at the road makes this ready for building your dream home or an always-available camping spot. Call or text Natalie at 720.432.2842. 32-2XP

50% off liquidation sale. Starts Thursday 8-8 thru Sunday 8-11, 10 am to 5 pm. Art & Antiques, 114 E. 5th St., Walsenburg. For more information call 580-919-9640. 32-2XU

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

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. 24-TFN

Classifieds for August 8, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CarQuest Hi-Mile Synthetic oil and HD filter $26.99, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $26.99. 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $32.99, ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt., Seafoam 16 oz. $6.98 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor, Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com “120 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

THE CITY OF WALSENBURG is accepting applications for the full-time position of entry level Water/Sewer Technician I. All offers of employment shall be made contingent on passing a physical examination by a qualified physician and substance abuse testing as required by local, state or federal regulations. Backhoe experience helpful. Applicants must have a valid and current driver’s license. Complete job description/requirements located at City Hall. Six months probationary period. Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday – Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Open until filled. 31-2XU

The Huerfano County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Adult Services Caseworker/Family Development Worker. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Salary $3227.00 monthly, negotiable depending on experience, plus full benefit package. Drug testing and background checks are required. HCDSS in an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job description are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Applications must be received by August 16, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. 32-2XU

Huerfano RE-1 has the following opening for the 2019-2020 School Year 1. District Nurse 2. Jr High Football Coach Peakview 3. Paraprofessionals Gardner/Peakview 4. Substitute Bus Drivers. Interested Applicants for teacher positions must apply for desired positions through the following website: https://huerfano.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. 31-2XU

Sangre de Cristo Community Care Hospice and Home Health is looking for the following positions to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad and Walsenburg offices. Sangre de Cristo Community Care is the Southern Colorado leader in enhancing the quality of life and maintaining the integrity of individuals and their families in need of supportive or end of life services by offering symptom management, support, comfort, and compassion. Full Time Certified Nursing Assistant – Trinidad Hospice-Must have one-year experience in Home Health or Hospice Care. A valid Colorado CNA License is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record.Full Time Registered Nurse – Trinidad Hospice Must have one-year experience in Home Health or Hospice Care. A valid Colorado RN license is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Full Time Certified Nursing Assistant – Walsenburg Home Health Must have one-year home health experience. A valid Colorado CNA license is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Sangre de Cristo Community Care offers a competitive wage based on experience. Full Time employees are offered a comprehensive benefit plan to include affordable health, dental, and vision plans for you and your family, a generous paid time off program, and a 403 B retirement with a company match and 100% vesting upon plan entry. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Hospice industry! Please apply online at www.sangre.org. Sangre de Cristo Community Care is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 32-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITION FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR: Special Education Paraprofessional/Specials Teacher, Special Education Paraprofessional one on one, Assistant Volleyball Coach, Kitchen Helper 7 ½ hours, Kitchen Helper 3 hours, Band/Choir Instructor, Physical Education Teacher, Social Studies Teacher. Submit application/resume online at tsd1.org. Please contact Diana for a complete job description: 719-845-2048 29-4XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring Class A CDL Drivers. Positions are for both Rolloff Truck and Belly Dump and are full time. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 32-6XU

JOB VACANCIES Raton Public School District is seeking the following positions: 1) A dynamic, result-oriented Principal/AD to serve as educational leader of Raton High School – $96,000 yearly salary. Applicants must have the following requirements: * Applicant must hold current NMPED Administrative license. * 3+ years of successful administrative/principal/AD experience * High School teaching experience * Knowledge and successful experience in improving academic achievement. * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. * Experience in collaborating with staff and community teams. * Back ground check is required upon hiring at applicant’s expense. 2) Special Education Educational Assistant. Full time position(s) with excellent benefits. Salary will follow current salary schedule. Applicants must hold a valid NMPED Educational Assistant Level III license or be able to obtain one. Background check is required upon hiring at applicant’s expense. 3) One 7th & 8th Grade Math Teacher. Applicants must hold a valid NMPED secondary teaching license or be able to obtain a license through reciprocity. Three (3) plus years experience is preferred. Salary will follow current certified salary schedule and offers excellent benefits. Back ground check is required upon hiring at applicant’s expense. Interested applicants for any of the above positions please send letter of interest, resume, and application to Raton Public Schools, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, N.M. 87740. Applications available at beverly.vukonich@ratonschools.com or at RPS Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Drive, Raton, N.M. 87740. ALL POSITIONS ARE OPEN UNTIL FILLED. 32-2XU

Colfax County Youth Empowerment Services is looking for a full-time Family Support Practitioner/Pre-Natal and Early Childhood Home Visitor to provide family support services for both Colfax and Union Counties. Position Specifications Education: Bachelor’s or AA degree, from an accredited College or University, in human services or education field required. Will consider non-degreed with years of experience equaling college accreditation. A degree outside human services may substitute with an additional 1/2 years of direct home-based services such as Family Preservation, MST, FFT, etc. working with children and families. Experience: Child welfare experience working with families in complex situations preferred. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs and strategies of home-based services. Field experience working with children and families and overall ability to relate to and engage with these families. Skills: Requires working knowledge of child welfare in-home services. Understanding and commitment to the Family Preservation Services philosophy and intervention strategies is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills, ability to relate to wide diversity of people and situations, both internal and external, demonstrated good judgment. Demonstrated skills in family engagement strategies, facilitating science-based curriculum, conducting assessments on both adults and children, recruitment and community outreach, organizational and time management skills. Willingness and ability to participate in initial and ongoing training, including overnight, provided through our funding sources. Other: Must meet state criminal background check requirements and pass a drug test. Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule. Travel: Must have liability auto insurance and be able to transport clients if needed. Must have a reliable vehicle, appropriate and valid state driver’s license and registration. Must be capable of travel and driving within coverage area, often multiple hours per day. For more information call Debbie or Kristin at (575) 445-8191. Resume can be emailed to dortiz@co.colfax.nm.us 31-TFN

Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsmora @co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 28-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

FOR RENT: Commercial property, good retail or office space. See at 108 W. 6th. Walsenburg. Call 719-253-2443. 29-4XP

for rent County living 2 bdrm trailer older couple preferred absolutely no kids, call 738-2530 or 941-4032. 29-4XU

For rent: Historic Raton furnished studio casita. Suitable for one person. Incl. utilities, cable TV, Wi-Fi, fenced yard. Small dog OK. Lease negotiable. References req. $550/mo. + 1 mo. sec. dep. Available immediately. 505-681-8551. 23-TFN

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $290 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

 

VEHICLES

for sale-2012 Chevy Cruze, metallic red, leather, sunroof, heated seats, only 91K miles. Nice car in La Veta. $7,500. Below Blue Book. Call 970-217-4403 or 970-218-0532. 32-2XP

for sale-2018 travel trailer Palomino Puma XLE Lite 25RBSC. Beautiful, clean, title, used 4 times. $17,750 call 719-738-9909. 31-2XP

for sale 5TH WHEEL TRAILER HITCH. Call 303-419-0725 for more information located in Walsenburg. Leave message if no answer. 31-2XP

truck topper for sale-dark grey, Toyota Tacoma 2016, access cab, 6 ft bed (74 in). Good Condition $450 719-214-7636 or 719-742-3926. 31-3XU

2008 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 6.7L Cummins, 107k miles! #8672 $24,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Lincoln Mark LT, Supercrew, 4X4, New Michelins, Leather, Sunroof #8669 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 2500, 4X4, Laramie, 5.9L Cummins Dsl., 6-speed, Flatbed #8665 $15,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

YARD SALES

yard sale 518 N. Hooper, Walsenburg Saturday August 10th 9 to 3. Wrought iron gazebo, suitcases, clean, like new clothes, household goods, appliances, tools and miscellaneous. 32-1XP

St. Mary Catholic Church-walsenburg, 121 E. 7th St. is having a yard sale on Saturday, August 10th starting at 8:00 am. used-like new furniture & office items. information 719-738-1204. 32-1XU

“Girlfriends” Garage Sale, Saturday August 10, 8-3 pm, 108 Austin Street , La Veta coolers, grill, dresser, china cabinet, spin bike, windows, clothes, toys and more! Priced to sell! 32-1XU

garage sale starts Saturday August 10th at 8:30 baby/kid stuff, misc furniture sofa/loveseat. Lots of treasures. 242 W. Francisco, La Veta 32-1XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

AUCTIONS

storage Unit Auction Saturday, August 17th, Jimmy Mini Storage, 1135 Emerson St., Raton, New Mexico 2 PM. No early inspection. Start at 2 PM. Open-inspect-sell units 21,22, 27, 31, 56, 66, 69, 70, 96, 125. 32-2XP

auction. Huge antique and collectible auction. Tons of old signs, toys, furniture, art, vintage yard furniture, mining, railroad, and jewelry. Unbelievable amounts of cool stuff too numerous to mention. Saturday August 10th 9 am. Preview Friday August 9th 9-3. 314 Gilpin Ave., Ft. Garland. 32-1XP

 

LIEN SALES

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Tony Clemons at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Shawna Chamberlain at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Leonard Gonzales at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Mercedeez Sancio at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Amber Serrato at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Peter Thompson at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Patricia Ward at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 8/9/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Ambar Gallegos at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 31-2XU

 

FOR SALE

THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND! Owner-financing available with no credit check! Make this 2.83-acre lot on CR504 yours for only $500 down. Power at the road makes this ready for building your dream home or an always-available camping spot. Call or text Natalie at 720.432.2842. 32-2XP

50% off liquidation sale. Starts Thursday 8-8 thru Sunday 8-11, 10 am to 5 pm. Art & Antiques, 114 E. 5th St., Walsenburg. For more information call 580-919-9640. 32-2XU

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

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. 24-TFN

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