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Classified Ads for July 21, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

RIDES & DELIVERIES BY DEREK AND JAMIE Pet friendly, 24 hours a day; Huerfano & Las Animas County; Out of town rides available. In Walsenburg, $5.  Insured, licensed. Call 719-281-9927. Thanks and God Bless. 27-4XP

ADVENTURE TRAIL MERCANTILE-1018 W. 7th St Walsenburg,. Open Fridays, 10-3 or by appointment. 719-859-3146 28-TFN­

HELP WANTED.

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POSITION: Airport Operations Tech – Part-Time Salary Depending on Experience Department: Airport. Reports to: Airport Operations Manager. Position Summary: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to: •Aircraft Fueling •Work in inclement weather •Towing aircraft in and out of the hangar •Processing payments •Assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone •General maintenance (internal and external) •Operate equipment for snow removal •Operate equipment fuel trucks • Compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be required at all times. Minimum Requirements: •High School Education or GED Equivalent •A United States Citizen •Must be 18 years of age or older •A Valid New Mexico Driver’s License • Must Be Able To Fluently Read, Write And Speak English Drug screening and a Background check will be required prior to employment. Please visit our website at www.co.colfax.nm.us to download an application. Deadline will be July 22, 2016.. 28-2XU

HELP WANTED: TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: 1st Grade Teacher – Eckhart Elementary; Elementary Music Teacher – Fisher’s Peak Elementary; 3rd Grade Teacher – Fisher’s Peak Elementary; Reading Interventionist (Part-Time) – Fisher’s Peak Elementary; Science Teacher – Trinidad Middle School; Math Teacher – Trinidad Middle School; Language Arts Teacher – Trinidad High School. Submit application/resume to: Trinidad School District #1 Attention: Diana, P.O. Box 760, Trinidad, CO 81082 Call 719-845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad.k12.co.us Closing Date: Until Filled EOE 28-2XU

LONG TERM SUBSTITUTE TEACHING POSITION – The Aguilar School District Re-6 is now accepting applications for a long term substitute elementary teaching position. The long term substitute position dates is expected to be from August 22, 2016 thru October 17, 2016. New hires may be subject to a drug test and background check prior to employment. For further information please contact Superintendent, Stacy Houser or the Business Manager Jennifer Porras at 719.941.4188. 28-2XU

HELP WANTED Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for Emergency Services – Communication Officer-Intern/Dispatcher: Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED certificate. Drug testing, background check and valid driver’s license are required. Shift work is mandatory. Proficient typing is preferred. Intern will work closely with the Communications Staff; Emergency Management; county staff; emergency agencies; and the public. This position is full time with benefits. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday, July 25, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 28-2XU

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY. COUNTY OF COLFAX is currently accepting applications ( applications at: www.co.colfax.nm.us/forms/) for a Maintenance Employee. Minimum qualifications are High School Diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Experience in basic electrical, plumbing, housekeeping, grounds work, HVAC, and Heating and Cooling Operations. Must also be able to pass a background check and drug screening. No felony charges and must be able to pass a Physical Agility Test. Starting salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications. Please send applications to: Colfax County Building Attn: Danielle Martinez 230 North 3rd Street Raton, NM 87740. Applications will be taken until position is filled. 28-TFN

MOUNTAIN CREEK HOME HEALTH, Walsenburg location, is seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant for a full time position. Occasional weekend work may be required, as well as reliable transportation, drivers license and current Colorado CNA license. Competitive wages and benefits. Go to www.mountaincreekhomehealth.org and fill out an application there. EOE M/F/V/H 28-1XU

TOWN OF LA VETA MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR POSITION The Town of La Veta, Colorado is seeking an individual to work as the Maintenance Supervisor. Applicant should be motivated, self-starter, have knowledge of budgets, be able to supervisor a crew and be able to prioritized projects. Must have the ability to operate heavy equipment and must have or be able to obtain a CDL. Salary will depend on experience. This is a full time position and includes a benefits package. Applications are due to the Town Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on July 29, 2016. Applications are available at: Town of La Veta, 111 W. Moore, P. O. Box 174, La Veta, CO 81055 (719) 742-3631. La Published: July 7, 14, 21, 28, 2016 28-3XU

WANTED:  Fun loving volunteers to help out at Francisco Fort Day on July 23. Short easy shifts of one or two hours in a great atmosphere. Call Bob at 742-5501. 28-2XU

NOW HIRING! Carls Jr. Walsenburg. Multiple positions (cashiers and cooks ALL shifts). Apply in person at 700 Main St Walsenburg. Immediate hire for qualified applicants. No phone calls. VERY fast paced work environment. 27-8XU

HELP WANTED Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing and background check are required, and shift work is mandatory. This position is full time with benefits at a starting salary of $27,500 and then $30,000 after probationary period. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-2XU

HELP WANTED Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for Recreation Coordinator. Qualified candidates must have two years experience or education in recreational facilitation; Bachelors degree in Recreation Management is preferred. This position is full time with benefits with a salary range of $25,000 – $30,000, depending on experience. This position will be administered by Huerfano County with funding and supervision provided through District ONE. Position will be grant-funded for a minimum of two years. Duties include management of the gym and weight room at Washington Underground, as well as coordination and support of recreational programming throughout Huerfano County. Drug testing, background check, valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle are required. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on August 1, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-2XU

THE CITY OF WALSENBURG seeks a qualified planning consultant to conduct community issue identification, develop and establish a community vision and implementing strategic goals and objectives, and to update and restructure the Comprehensive and 3 Mile Plans with this information and other studies under concurrent development. A full RFP can be obtained by emailing the City Administrator at lklusmire@cityofwalsenburg.com. Proposals must be submitted by August 8th at noon. No phone calls please. 29-2XU

IF YOU FEEL PASSIONATE about helping children and teens embrace the joys of reading (among other things), we have the perfect job for you.  The Youth Services Librarian position at the La Veta Public Library is currently a 12-hour- a-week position, but if funding allows it will expand to 16 hours a week (or more) next year. Interested?  Request a job description from or email your resume with a letter of interest .  We hope to have the perfect Youth Services Librarian in place by mid-August, so don’t wait. 29-2XU

HELP WANTED: Positions Need filled. Full Time Yard Person & Cashier Big R of La Veta 40 Hours minimum Must be able to lift a minimum of 80 pounds. Yard Applicant must be able to drive a forklift or can be trained. Farm & Ranch experience helpful. If you are this person, we offer: Above average wages, Shared Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid vacation 401K & Profit Sharing & Discounts at all our Stores Please apply in person: Big R of La Veta 1010 Cherry St. Or go online www.mybigronline.com. Send applications to carloscontreras@mybigr.com. Please reference La Veta Store. E.O.E. 29-1XU

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

THREE BEDROOM, TWO BATH townhome in La Veta for rent. $650 a month, and $650 security deposit. Showing by appointment only. 719-251-5607. 29-TFN

809 W. 7th IN WALSENBURG Approx. 1,200 sq. ft. 2 bedroom, 1 bath, kitchen, living room, dining room, small basement, single car garage. Roof air, spronklered yard, owner pays trash pickup & lawn service. Tenant pays $800 month plus utilities. $800 deposit. No pets. No smoking. 303-919-0409 or 720-635-1423. 29-2XP.

FOR RENT: 3BR, 1 BA home with large sun porch, on cul de sac, NO PETS; 204 E. 9th St., Walsenburg. $575/ mo; 1 mo. security. Call 719-738-3014 or 738-3827. 26-4XP

HOUSE FOR RENT: 603 1/2 W. 7th, Walsenburg; 3 BR, 3 BA; Renter pays all utilities; No pets inside; $475/mo.; $475 deposit. Call 719-989-0527 28-2XP

RATON HOME FOR RENT. 3 BR, 1 1/2 BA; fenced back yard, carport, family room, basement storage. $700/ mo, $700 deposit. Call Al at 575-445-8427. 28-2XP

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

321 ACRES OF BEAUTIFUL, DIVERSE PROPERTY WITH A SPRING. CONNECTS TO BLM! Perfect for hunting, camping, horses, getaway, or home. Abundant wildlife! Rolling hills, large rocks, a variety of trees, and immense panoramic views. Conveniently located and private. $320,000 Call Lori @ Bachman and Associates 719-989-9046 29-2Xp

CITY COMFORTS IN THE COUNTRY! 2 bedroom two bath home located in Navajo Estate subdivision. A ”studio” has been added to the home. Attached garage, new roof and million dollar views are a few extras. $118,500 Call Lori @ Bachman and Associates for all your real estate needs. 719-989-9046 29-2XP

OVER 1/2 AN ACRE of property located in Walsenburg, Co. Build or set your home(s) on this triangular portion of block D High School addition, consisting of 4 full lots 21-24 partial lots 1-4 & 17-20. Close to schools and track. $49,000 Contact Lori @ Bachman and Associates for all your real estate needs. 719-989-9046 29-2XP

TINY HOMES, CABINS, 7 CUSTOMS milled & delivered to you. See homes at www.wildwoodmountainhomes.com. Contact Chris Smith – 970-398-9222 28-2XP

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

VENDORS

VENDORS NEEDED for Francisco Fort Day on July 23. Needing arts, crafts, and food vendors. Reduced rate of $60.00/ booth! Email director@franiciscofort.org 28-2XU

MOUNTAIN MINING DAYS is now accepting vendor applications for Sept 3rd, 2016. Vendors will open after the parade and close at 5:00 or after the band stops playing. Contact Legend Flooring or La Plaza Inn in Walsenburg for more information 25-7XU-25.27.29.31.32. 33.34

MOUNTAIN MINING DAYS is requesting parade entries for September 3rd 2016. Come and be part of the celebration of part of the heritage of the county. Contact Legends Flooring or La Plaza Inn in Walsenburg for more information 25-VAR

YARD SALE

 

TWO FAMILY YARD SALE! Household, children’s and adult’s clothing, electric dryer, air conditioner, antique wood stove, Bassett dresser, crib, tools, misc. 320 W. 1st St in La Veta. This Saturday, July 23. 9am to 5pm 29-1XP

BARN AND YARD SALE- 101 E. Pine in Walsenburg. 9am to 5pm. Friday and Saturday, July 22 and 23. Large collection of Country and Western paperback books, 25 cents each, plus tabletop record players with speakers. 29-1XP

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2013 GMC Sierra 3500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, DRW, 68k miles#8042 $39,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2000 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT Laramie, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8039 $14,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2004 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, Longbed, 6.0L Powerstroke Diesel, 99k miles #9073 $14,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

FREE TO GOOD HOMES for pets, adorable kittens, every size and color from 7-9 weeks old.  Box trained.  Your new pet comes with food, litter, and litterbox.  Spay and neuter discussed at adoption.  Call 719-553-7440, leave message. 24-3XP

FREE TO LOVING HOMES We have kittens and cats ranging in age from 8 months to 4 years.  All have been spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and are litter box trained.  Will bring their own food, bed, and litter box. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 28-2XP

MARKET

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturday, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica, near International Bank. Shopping and entertainment, tamales, breakfasts, desserts; fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, jams. Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-16XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HISTORY

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

Classified Ads for July 14, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

RIDES & DELIVERIES BY DEREK AND JAMIE Pet friendly, 24 hours a day; Huerfano & Las Animas County; Out of town rides available. In Walsenburg, $5.  Insured, licensed. Call 719-281-9927. Thanks and God Bless. 27-4XP

ADVENTURE TRAIL MERCANTILE-1018 W. 7th St Walsenburg,. Open Fridays, 10-3 or by appointment. 719-859-3146 28-TFN­

HELP WANTED.

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL of Governments Finance Director Summary: The Finance Director of the South Central Council of Governments serves as the chief fiscal officer for the organization. The position is accountable for the fiscal affairs of the organization and for the organization’s accounting functions including the maintenance of all accounting records (general, property, cost, internal auditing, etc.) and management of all cash accounts. Successful candidate is subject to background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelors and/or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university and have five years’ experience in accounting at the management level, or substitute equivalent in education and relevant experience. Salary: This position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package.  For a full job description and application contact: Colorado Work Force Center 140 N. Commercial Street Trinidad, CO 81082 Application deadline: July 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) South Central Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer 23-6XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently is accepting applications for a full time GENERAL MAINTENANCE person.  Qualified applicants should have handy-man skills to be used in apartment complexe located in Walsenburg, CO.  Living unit may be part of compensation. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 ext 222  or email shelley@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 25-4XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently has an opening for APARTMENT SITE MANAGER. Qualified applicant will have oversight of daily operations of the apartment complex located in Walsenburg. For more information you can call Shelley at 719-263-5168 ex222 or by email at shelley@tchcdc.org. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider.. 25-4XU

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POSITION: Airport Operations Tech – Part-Time Salary Depending on Experience Department: Airport. Reports to: Airport Operations Manager. Position Summary: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to: •Aircraft Fueling •Work in inclement weather •Towing aircraft in and out of the hangar •Processing payments •Assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone •General maintenance (internal and external) •Operate equipment for snow removal •Operate equipment fuel trucks • Compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be required at all times. Minimum Requirements: •High School Education or GED Equivalent •A United States Citizen •Must be 18 years of age or older •A Valid New Mexico Driver’s License • Must Be Able To Fluently Read, Write And Speak English Drug screening and a Background check will be required prior to employment. Please visit our website at www.co.colfax.nm.us to download an application. Deadline will be July 22, 2016.. 28-2XU

HELP WANTED: TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: 1st Grade Teacher – Eckhart Elementary; Elementary Music Teacher – Fisher’s Peak Elementary; 3rd Grade Teacher – Fisher’s Peak Elementary; Reading Interventionist (Part-Time) – Fisher’s Peak Elementary; Science Teacher – Trinidad Middle School; Math Teacher – Trinidad Middle School; Language Arts Teacher – Trinidad High School. Submit application/resume to: Trinidad School District #1 Attention: Diana, P.O. Box 760, Trinidad, CO 81082 Call 719-845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad.k12.co.us Closing Date: Until Filled EOE 28-2XU Long Term Substitute Teaching Position – The Aguilar School District Re-6 is now accepting applications for a long term substitute elementary teaching position. The long term substitute position dates is expected to be from August 22, 2016 thru October 17, 2016. New hires may be subject to a drug test and background check prior to employment. For further information please contact Superintendent, Stacy Houser or the Business Manager Jennifer Porras at 719.941.4188. 28-2XU

HELP WANTED Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for Emergency Services – Communication Officer-Intern/Dispatcher: Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED certificate. Drug testing, background check and valid driver’s license are required. Shift work is mandatory. Proficient typing is preferred. Intern will work closely with the Communications Staff; Emergency Management; county staff; emergency agencies; and the public. This position is full time with benefits. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday, July 25, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 28-2XU

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY. COUNTY OF COLFAX is currently accepting applications ( applications at: www.co.colfax.nm.us/forms/) for a Maintenance Employee. Minimum qualifications are High School Diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Experience in basic electrical, plumbing, housekeeping, grounds work, HVAC, and Heating and Cooling Operations. Must also be able to pass a background check and drug screening. No felony charges and must be able to pass a Physical Agility Test. Starting salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications. Please send applications to: Colfax County Building Attn: Danielle Martinez 230 North 3rd Street Raton, NM 87740. Applications will be taken until position is filled. 28-TFN

MOUNTAIN CREEK HOME HEALTH, Walsenburg location, is seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant for a full time position. Occasional weekend work may be required, as well as reliable transportation, drivers license and current Colorado CNA license. Competitive wages and benefits. Go to www.mountaincreekhomehealth.org and fill out an application there. EOE M/F/V/H 28-1XU

TOWN OF LA VETA MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR POSITION The Town of La Veta, Colorado is seeking an individual to work as the Maintenance Supervisor. Applicant should be motivated, self-starter, have knowledge of budgets, be able to supervisor a crew and be able to prioritized projects. Must have the ability to operate heavy equipment and must have or be able to obtain a CDL. Salary will depend on experience. This is a full time position and includes a benefits package. Applications are due to the Town Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on July 29, 2016. Applications are available at: Town of La Veta, 111 W. Moore, P. O. Box 174, La Veta, CO 81055 (719) 742-3631. La Published: July 7, 14, 21, 28, 2016 28-3XU

WANTED: Friendly, good looking, intelligent, and fun loving volunteers to help out at Francisco Fort Day on July 23. Short easy shifts of one or two hours in a great atmosphere. Call Bob at 742-5501. 28-2XU

NOW HIRING! Carls Jr. Walsenburg. Multiple positions (cashiers and cooks ALL shifts). Apply in person at 700 Main St Walsenburg. Immediate hire for qualified applicants. No phone calls. VERY fast paced work environment. 27-8XU

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 is accepting applications for the following positions:  Full-time Cook: Contact Lorna Eddleman (719) 738-1520  Elementary Teachers (Kindergarten, 1 st grade, and 5 th grade) at Peakview School  Middle School Math and Science Teachers at Peakview School  Pre-K/Kindergarten Combination Teachers at Gardner School To apply please visit our website at: http://huerfano.k12.co.us then click on the employment tab and click on the link in the how to apply section of that page https://huerfano.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx Cook Position Applicants can send a complete file by email to mruzanski@huerfano.k12.co.us, or, by mail, Melinda Ruzanski, 201 East 5th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Open until filled. EOE 27-2XU

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

AVAILABLE AUGUST 1, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, washer/dryer hook up, centrally located in Walsenburg, $525 a month, $550 with garage, $525 deposit, NO PETS, 6 month lease minimum. Please call 719-250-9450.

FOR RENT: Very large 1 BR cottage in Walsenburg; MATURE ADULTS ONLY; NO PETS; $450 rent; $450 security deposit. Call 719-738-3827 27-2XP

HOUSE FOR RENT: Ranch house. Rural living very close to Walsenburg. Two bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, fireplace, attached garage. Large basement and lots of storage space. $850/month. Contact Dr. Davis. 719 738-1427. 24-4XU

FOR RENT: 3BR, 1 BA home with large sun porch, on cul de sac, NO PETS; 204 E. 9th St., Walsenburg. $575/ mo; 1 mo. security. Call 719-738-3014 or 738-3827. 26-4XP

HOUSE FOR RENT: 603 1/2 W. 7th, Walsenburg; 3 BR, 3 BA; Renter pays all utilities; No pets inside; $475/mo.; $475 deposit. Call 719-989-0527 28-2XP

RATON HOME FOR RENT. 3 BR, 1 1/2 BA; fenced back yard, carport, family room, basement storage. $700/ mo, $700 deposit. Call Al at 575-445-8427. 28-2XP

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

TINY HOMES, CABINS, & CUSTOMS milled & delivered to you. See homes @ http://tinyhomedevelopments.xyz/contact/ Tiny Homes, Angel Fire, NM, Christopher Smith – 970-398-9222 26-2XP

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

VENDORS

 

VENDORS NEEDED for Francisco Fort Day on July 23. Needing arts, crafts, and food vendors. Reduced rate of $60.00/ booth! Email director@franiciscofort.org 28-2XU

YARD SALE

 

MULTI FAMILY YARD SALE 603 Welton, Walsenburg, Saturday, June 16th, 9 am-2pm. Furniture, appliances, household goods, infant through adult clothes and coats, infant furnature, bikes, and much more. 28-1XP

THREE FAMILY YARD SALE 620 N. Polk Ave., Walsenburg. Saturday, July 16, 9am-2pm. Camping supplies; camping stoves and grills; barbeque grill; table saw; propane heaters; kid’s bow; kid’s clothes; Christmas decorations; work out machine; lots more. Must see! 28-1XP

MOVING SALE: 215 W. 8th Street, Walsenburg. Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16, 9 am to ?? Everything must go. 28-1XP

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2013 GMC Sierra 3500, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLT, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, DRW, 68k miles#8042 $39,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2000 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT Laramie, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8039 $14,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2004 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, Longbed, 6.0L Powerstroke Diesel, 99k miles #9073 $14,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

FREE TO GOOD HOMES for pets, adorable kittens, every size and color from 7-9 weeks old.  Box trained.  Your new pet comes with food, litter, and litterbox.  Spay and neuter discussed at adoption.  Call 719-553-7440, leave message. 24-3XP

FREE TO LOVING HOMES We have kittens and cats ranging in age from 8 months to 4 years.  All have been spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and are litter box trained.  Will bring their own food, bed, and litter box. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 28-2XP

MARKET

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturday, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica, near International Bank. Shopping and entertainment, tamales, breakfasts, desserts; fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, jams. Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-16XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HISTORY

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

Classified Ads for July 7, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

RIDES & DELIVERIES BY DEREK AND JAMIE Pet friendly, 24 hours a day; Huerfano & Las Animas County; Out of town rides available. In Walsenburg, $5.  Insured, licensed. Call 719-281-9927. Thanks and God Bless. 27-4XP

HELP WANTED.

 

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL of Governments Finance Director Summary: The Finance Director of the South Central Council of Governments serves as the chief fiscal officer for the organization. The position is accountable for the fiscal affairs of the organization and for the organization’s accounting functions including the maintenance of all accounting records (general, property, cost, internal auditing, etc.) and management of all cash accounts. Successful candidate is subject to background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelors and/or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university and have five years’ experience in accounting at the management level, or substitute equivalent in education and relevant experience. Salary: This position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package.  For a full job description and application contact: Colorado Work Force Center 140 N. Commercial Street Trinidad, CO 81082 Application deadline: July 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) South Central Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer 23-6XU

RATON PUBLIC SCHOOL District is now accepting applications for a Secondary Math Teacher for 2016-2017 school year. Certified Applicants must possess a valid N.M. Public Education Department Licensure; 3 years experience preferred. Applications available at the Raton Public School District Administration Office @ 1550 Tiger Drive, or at karen.walton@ratonschools.com. Salary to follow current certified salary schedule. Submit letter of interest, resume and application to 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, N.M. 87740. Deadline for applications is –open until filled. 24-3XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently is accepting applications for a full time GENERAL MAINTENANCE person.  Qualified applicants should have handy-man skills to be used in apartment complexe located in Walsenburg, CO.  Living unit may be part of compensation. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 ext 222  or email shelley@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 25-4XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently has an opening for APARTMENT SITE MANAGER. Qualified applicant will have oversight of daily operations of the apartment complex located in Walsenburg. For more information you can call Shelley at 719-263-5168 ex222 or by email at shelley@tchcdc.org. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider.. 25-4XU

 

EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER needed in Walsenburg.  Excellent pay, 20 hours a week. 719-738-3827. 26-2XP

HELP WANTED: Sculpture mold making assistant. Part time, $9.00 an hour to train, Call for more information. 719-738-2101. 26-2XP

NOW HIRING! Carls Jr. Walsenburg. Multiple positions (cashiers and cooks ALL shifts). Apply in person at 700 Main St Walsenburg. Immediate hire for qualified applicants. No phone calls. VERY fast paced work environment. 27-8XU

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 is accepting applications for the following positions:  Full-time Cook: Contact Lorna Eddleman (719) 738-1520  Elementary Teachers (Kindergarten, 1 st grade, and 5 th grade) at Peakview School  Middle School Math and Science Teachers at Peakview School  Pre-K/Kindergarten Combination Teachers at Gardner School To apply please visit our website at: http://huerfano.k12.co.us then click on the employment tab and click on the link in the how to apply section of that page https://huerfano.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx Cook Position Applicants can send a complete file by email to mruzanski@huerfano.k12.co.us, or, by mail, Melinda Ruzanski, 201 East 5th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Open until filled. EOE 27-2XU

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

AVAILABLE AUGUST 1, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, washer/dryer hook up, centrally located in Walsenburg, $525 a month, $550 with garage, $525 deposit, NO PETS, 6 month lease minimum. Please call 719-250-9450.

FOR RENT: Very large 1 BR cottage in Walsenburg; MATURE ADULTS ONLY; NO PETS; $450 rent; $450 security deposit. Call 719-738-3827 27-2XP

HOUSE FOR RENT: Ranch house. Rural living very close to Walsenburg. Two bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, fireplace, attached garage. Large basement and lots of storage space. $850/month. Contact Dr. Davis. 719 738-1427. 24-4XU

FOR RENT: 3BR, 1 BA home with large sun porch, on cul de sac, NO PETS; 204 E. 9th St., Walsenburg. $575/ mo; 1 mo. security. Call 719-738-3014 or 738-3827. 26-4XP

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

WALSENBURG NEEDS RENTALS!  Perfect investment for this growing community. Residential / Commercial property! Located off Main St.& I-25 corridor. Includes 2 homes also zoned commercial, and a small commercial building. Great property for multi family or rentals. Vacant building has plenty of room for parking or drive thru. Many possibilities for the entire property. 1002 Main St. $169,000   CALL Lori at Bachman and Associates for all your real estate needs. 719-989-9046 26-2XU

TINY HOMES, CABINS, & CUSTOMS milled & delivered to you. See homes @ http://tinyhomedevelopments.xyz/contact/ Tiny Homes, Angel Fire, NM, Christopher Smith – 970-398-9222 26-2XP

THEY DON’T MAKE ‘EM like this anymore. One of Walsenburg’s finest! This 5 bedroom 3 bath quality brick home was custom built with family and fun in mind. A large bonus room with mini bar in basement are just a couple of the many highlights this home offers. Large yard with a variety of trees and landscaping. And…….A swimming pool! Corner lot property sits on 4 lots. 410 N. Polk  $197,000.  CALL Lori at Bachman and Associates for all your real estate needs. 719-989-9046   26-2XU

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

LIKE NEW 30” Kitchen Aid ceramic top, confection Oven white $350 303-419- 0694 25-3XP

ANTIQUE KITCHEN MAID six-burner wood burning stove with warming oven for sale in Walsenburg. Excellent working condition made of black cast iron trimmed in nickel. About 75 years old. Contact jjsolomon2@comcast.net for pictures, more info. 720-217-7014. Appraised from $2700 to $4100. Asking $2500. You haul. 25-3XU

PARADE

MOUNTAIN MINING DAYS is now accepting vendor applications for Sept 3rd, 2016. Vendors will open after the parade and close at 5:00 or after the band stops playing. Contact Legend Flooring or La Plaza Inn in Walsenburg for more information 25-7XU- 25.27.29.31.32. 33.34

MOUNTAIN MINING DAYS is requesting parade entries for September 3rd 2016. Come and be part of the celebration of part of the heritage of the county. Contact Legends Flooring or La Plaza Inn in Walsenburg for more information 25-VAR

YARD SALE

YARD SALE : 508 West 7th, Walsenburg; Saturday, July 9th; 8 am-??; Everything Imaginable! 27-1XP

SIDEWALK SALE @ SCCY this Saturday; 513 Main St in Walsenburg. 9am til done. Lotsa Goodies! All proceeds benefit local youth programs. 27-1XU

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

1996 Ford F-250, Crew Cab, 4X4, XLT, SWB, 7.5L V8 (460), Auto, 150k miles #8034 $7,95 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2000 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT Laramie, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8039 $14,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

1989 Ford Bronco XLT, 4WD, 5.8L (351) V8, Auto, Listed w/ New 35’s, Lots of extras! #8038 $9,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

FREE TO GOOD HOMES for pets, adorable kittens, every size and color from 7-9 weeks old.  Box trained.  Your new pet comes with food, litter, and litterbox.  Spay and neuter discussed at adoption.  Call 719-553-7440, leave message. 24-3XP

MARKET

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturday, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica, near International Bank. Shopping and entertainment, tamales, breakfasts, desserts; fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, jams. Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-16XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HISTORY

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

Classified Ads for June 30, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

 

HELP WANTED.

THE TOWN OF AGUILAR is accepting applications for a part-time office assistant. Hours and pay will be discussed during the interview process. Needed qualifications are: Excellent people skills, clerical skills, including but not limited preparation and maintenance of cash as well as check receipts, extensive computer understanding is essential, as is willingness to learn the Town of Aguilar’s computer system. Must have experienced computer skills to create spreadsheets and knowledge of all Microsoft programs. Interviews will be conducted by the Town Board of Trustees, interested persons send resume to The Town of Aguilar P.O. Box 538 Aguilar, CO 81020. Upon hire a drug test is mandatory. Deadline for resumes is July 5, 2016. The Town of Aguilar is an EEO Employer. 23-4XU

LOCAL COMPANY SEEKS qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDL w/x endorsement (tanker/Hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquires to bhite@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141. 23-4XU

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL of Governments Finance Director Summary: The Finance Director of the South Central Council of Governments serves as the chief fiscal officer for the organization. The position is accountable for the fiscal affairs of the organization and for the organization’s accounting functions including the maintenance of all accounting records (general, property, cost, internal auditing, etc.) and management of all cash accounts. Successful candidate is subject to background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelors and/or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university and have five years’ experience in accounting at the management level, or substitute equivalent in education and relevant experience. Salary: This position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package.  For a full job description and application contact: Colorado Work Force Center 140 N. Commercial Street Trinidad, CO 81082 Application deadline: July 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) South Central Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer 23-6XU

ESCROW ASSISTANT. Microsoft Word, Excel, Solid phone etiquette and phone answering skills, Multitasking capabilities, Strong organizational skills, Excellent writing/ editing. send resume and salary expectations to: amse88@outlook.com 25-2XP

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS Information Communication Technologies (ICT) Community Outreach Plan The South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG) is requesting applications from qualified individuals to assist in: 1) facilitating a participatory community assessment of the region’s information and communication technologies (ICT) capacity to respond to a growing need for rapid information exchange in an information-intensive world; 2) identifying agreed upon projected outcomes, outcome indicators, and the data that can measure those indicators, and 3) developing and initiating a strategic plan that will establish an infrastructure and community-based process by which lasting information channels will be strengthened and data-informed community decision making will be enhanced within the communities SCCOG works to support. This project is supported in part by an Energy and Mineral Impact Assistance Fund (EIAF) grant awarded through the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) for the South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG). If you are interested in more information about this request, please email dwilliamson@sccog.net and a packet will be emailed to you. Final proposals will be accepted until 12:00 Noon, Thursday, June 30, 2016 24-3XU

RATON PUBLIC SCHOOL District is now accepting applications for a Secondary Math Teacher for 2016-2017 school year. Certified Applicants must possess a valid N.M. Public Education Department Licensure; 3 years experience preferred. Applications available at the Raton Public School District Administration Office @ 1550 Tiger Drive, or at karen.walton@ratonschools.com. Salary to follow current certified salary schedule. Submit letter of interest, resume and application to 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, N.M. 87740. Deadline for applications is –open until filled. 24-3XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently is accepting applications for a full time GENERAL MAINTENANCE person.  Qualified applicants should have handy-man skills to be used in apartment complexe located in Walsenburg, CO.  Living unit may be part of compensation. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 ext 222  or email shelley@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 25-4XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently has an opening for APARTMENT SITE MANAGER. Qualified applicant will have oversight of daily operations of the apartment complex located in Walsenburg. For more information you can call Shelley at 719-263-5168 ex222 or by email at shelley@tchcdc.org. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider.. 25-4XU

JUNIOR HIGH COACHES: Football, Boys’ Basketball. Minimum qualifications: prior coaching experience, successful completion of CHSAA coaching exam and NFHS concussion course. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-3662, ext. 27 or on the District’s website at www.laveta.k12.co.us. Questions may be directed to A.D. Lester Berry at 719-242-8376. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 25-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE looking for a part time Chiropractic assistant/receptionist. Position involves data entry, bookkeeping, insurance claim processing and above average computer knowledge. References required. Please send resumes to Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th St, Walsenburg, CO or email them to: jtvigildc@yahoo.com 25-2XU

EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER needed in Walsenburg.  Excellent pay, 20 hours a week. 719-738-3827. 26-2XP

THE HUERFANO COUNTY DEPARTMENT of Social Services has an opening for a full time Income Maintenance Technician.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, two years of full time clerical or extensive public contact experience and advanced computer skills.  A complete job description and applications are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO  81089.   Salary $2081.00 monthly D.O.E. Drug testing is required.  HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer.  Applications must be received by July 8, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. 26-1XU

HELP WANTED: Sculpture mold making assistant. Part time, $9.00 an hour to train, Call for more information. 719-738-2101. 26-2XP

AGUILAR PUBLIC LIBRARY Part-time library assistant, 8 hours per. week, $8.31 per. hr., year round. People/Computer skills and high school diploma required.Tuesdays and Saturdays Contact 719-941-4426. 26-1XU

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

RATON HOME FOR RENT. 3 BR, 1 1/2 BA; fenced back yard, carport, family room, basement storage.  $700/ mo, $700 deposit. Call Al at 575-445-8427. 24-2XP

HOUSE FOR RENT: Ranch house. Rural living very close to Walsenburg. Two bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, fireplace, attached garage. Large basement and lots of storage space. $850/month. Contact Dr. Davis. 719 738-1427. 24-4XU

3-BEDROOM 1.75-BATH newer home in excellent condition with forced air city gas furnace, cooling, patio, deck, landscaping. 802 W. 2nd in Walsenburg. 1-year lease. $900 monthly. $900 security deposit, possibly more with pets. Last month’s rent also required so $2700 to move in. No smoking. Some pets allowed. Call Susie 719-989-0747 25-2XP

FOR RENT: 3 bedroom, 2 baths, 2 car garage; commercial water; 1 acre of land; $1100/mo.; first and last required plus $500 cleaning deposit. Within 2 miles of Spanish Peaks Hospital west of Walsenburg. By appointment. Call Mac 719-738-1250. 25-2XP

WALSENBURG NEEDS RENTALS! Perfect investment for this growing community. Residential / Commercial property! Located off Main St.& I-25 corridor. Includes 2 homes also zoned commercial, and a small commercial building. Great property for multi family or rentals. Vacant building has plenty of room for parking or drive thru. Many possibilities for the entire property. 1002 Main St. $169,000 CALL Lori at Bachman and Associates for all your real estate needs. 719-989-9046 26-2XU

FOR RENT: 3BR, 1 BA home with large sun porch, on cul de sac, NO PETS; 204 E. 9th St., Walsenburg. $575/ mo; 1 mo. security. Call 719-738-3014 or 738-3827. 26-4XP

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

TINY HOMES, CABINS, & CUSTOMS milled & delivered to you. See homes @ http://tinyhomedevelopments.xyz/contact/ Tiny Homes, Angel Fire, NM, Christopher Smith – 970-398-9222 26-2XP

THEY DON’T MAKE ‘EM like this anymore. One of Walsenburg’s finest! This 5 bedroom 3 bath quality brick home was custom built with family and fun in mind. A large bonus room with mini bar in basement are just a couple of the many highlights this home offers. Large yard with a variety of trees and landscaping. And…….A swimming pool! Corner lot property sits on 4 lots. 410 N. Polk  $197,000.  CALL Lori at Bachman and Associates for all your real estate needs. 719-989-9046   26-2XU

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

LIKE NEW 30” Kitchen Aid ceramic top, confection Oven white $350 303-419- 0694 25-3XP

ANTIQUE KITCHEN MAID six-burner wood burning stove with warming oven for sale in Walsenburg. Excellent working condition made of black cast iron trimmed in nickel. About 75 years old. Contact jjsolomon2@comcast.net for pictures, more info. 720-217-7014. Appraised from $2700 to $4100. Asking $2500. You haul. 25-3XU

YARD SALE

YARD SALE Sunday, July 3, 10 am to 3 pm, 506 West Cedar St., Walsenburg. 26-1XP

Come out on 30th for garage sale on Sat July 2nd at 330 East 6th in Walsenburg. 9 am til? No early birds please 25-1XU

La Veta FFA will be having a yard sale on July 1st & 2nd. They will open on Friday at 8am and close at 4pm. They will open on Saturday at 8am and close at 2pm. It will be held at the Ag Shop at the back of the high school. There is a lot of furniture, bedding, and house hold items. Please stop by and check out the selection. All proceedings go toward this years National Convention trip. Thanks for your continued support!! 26-1XU

VENDORS

CRAFT, FOOD AND MERCHANDISE VENDORS wanted for an Aguilar Community Festival on Saturday, July 23. Both Cost $10. Contact Barbara at b.kindig@sbcglobal.net or 214-542-4028. 26-1XU

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

1996 Ford F-250, Crew Cab, 4X4, XLT, SWB, 7.5L V8 (460), Auto, 150k miles #8034 $7,95 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2000 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT Laramie, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 6 speed manual #8039 $14,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

1989 Ford Bronco XLT, 4WD, 5.8L (351) V8, Auto, Listed w/ New 35’s, Lots of extras! #8038 $9,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

FREE TO GOOD HOMES for pets, adorable kittens, every size and color from 7-9 weeks old.  Box trained.  Your new pet comes with food, litter, and litterbox.  Spay and neuter discussed at adoption.  Call 719-553-7440, leave message. 24-3XP

MARKET

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturday, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica, near International Bank. Shopping and entertainment, tamales, breakfasts, desserts; fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, jams. Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-16XP

WALSENBURG FARMER’S MARKET, this Saturday 9-12pm and every Saturday until September 24th. Come join us at Heritage Park, 400 Main Street, to get fresh produce, plants, crafts and baked goods! 26-1XU

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HISTORY

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

Classified Ads for June 23, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

 

HELP WANTED.

THE TOWN OF AGUILAR is accepting applications for a part-time office assistant. Hours and pay will be discussed during the interview process. Needed qualifications are: Excellent people skills, clerical skills, including but not limited preparation and maintenance of cash as well as check receipts, extensive computer understanding is essential, as is willingness to learn the Town of Aguilar’s computer system. Must have experienced computer skills to create spreadsheets and knowledge of all Microsoft programs. Interviews will be conducted by the Town Board of Trustees, interested persons send resume to The Town of Aguilar P.O. Box 538 Aguilar, CO 81020. Upon hire a drug test is mandatory. Deadline for resumes is July 5, 2016. The Town of Aguilar is an EEO Employer. 23-4XU

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS Full-Time Transit Dispatcher Summary: The Transit Department of the South Central Council of Governments is seeking a full-time transit dispatcher to answer phone calls, provide quality customer service, maintain contact with drivers, and other clerical tasks. Salary and Benefits: The position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will begin at $28,000 to $30,000. Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package. For a full job description and application contact: dwilliamson@sccog.net or call 719-845- 1133. Application deadline: Friday, June 24 at noon. 24-2XU

LOCAL COMPANY SEEKS qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDL w/x endorsement (tanker/Hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquires to bhite@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141. 23-4XU

THE HUERFANO COUNTY of Social Services has an opening for a full time Income Maintenance Technician. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, two years of full time clerical or extensive public contact experience and advanced computer skills. A complete job description and applications are available at 121 W 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Salary $2081.00 monthly D.O.E. Drug testing is required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications must be received by June 27 th , 2016 at 4:00 p.m. 24-2XU

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL of Governments Finance Director Summary: The Finance Director of the South Central Council of Governments serves as the chief fiscal officer for the organization. The position is accountable for the fiscal affairs of the organization and for the organization’s accounting functions including the maintenance of all accounting records (general, property, cost, internal auditing, etc.) and management of all cash accounts. Successful candidate is subject to background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelors and/or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university and have five years’ experience in accounting at the management level, or substitute equivalent in education and relevant experience. Salary: This position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package.  For a full job description and application contact: Colorado Work Force Center 140 N. Commercial Street Trinidad, CO 81082 Application deadline: July 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) South Central Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer 23-6XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing and background check are required, and shift work is mandatory. This position is full time with benefits at a starting salary of $27,500 and then $30,000 after probationary period. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on June 27, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 24-2XU

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS Information Communication Technologies (ICT) Community Outreach Plan The South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG) is requesting applications from qualified individuals to assist in: 1) facilitating a participatory community assessment of the region’s information and communication technologies (ICT) capacity to respond to a growing need for rapid information exchange in an information-intensive world; 2) identifying agreed upon projected outcomes, outcome indicators, and the data that can measure those indicators, and 3) developing and initiating a strategic plan that will establish an infrastructure and community-based process by which lasting information channels will be strengthened and data-informed community decision making will be enhanced within the communities SCCOG works to support. This project is supported in part by an Energy and Mineral Impact Assistance Fund (EIAF) grant awarded through the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) for the South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG). If you are interested in more information about this request, please email dwilliamson@sccog.net and a packet will be emailed to you. Final proposals will be accepted until 12:00 Noon, Thursday, June 30, 2016 24-3XU

MOUNTAIN CREEK HOME HEALTH, Walsenburg location, is seeking a LPN for a PRN position.  Occasional weekend work may be required, as well as reliable transportation, driver’s license and current Colorado license.  Competitve wages.  Call Kathy at 738-5707 or go to mountaincreekhomehealth.org to apply online. EOE M/F/V/H 24-2XU

RATON PUBLIC SCHOOL District is now accepting applications for a Secondary Math Teacher for 2016-2017 school year. Certified Applicants must possess a valid N.M. Public Education Department Licensure; 3 years experience preferred. Applications available at the Raton Public School District Administration Office @ 1550 Tiger Drive, or at karen.walton@ratonschools.com. Salary to follow current certified salary schedule. Submit letter of interest, resume and application to 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, N.M. 87740. Deadline for applications is –open until filled. 24-3XU

THE NRA WHITTINGTON CENTER is accepting applications for a Pro Shop and Emporium Manager. Applications can be picked up at the NRA Whittington Center or downloaded at www.nrawc.org. The NRA Whittington Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. (women/minorities/disabled/veterans). 25-1XU

BOIES-ORTEGA FUNERAL is accepting applications for an assistant manager. All applicants must have, excellent people skills, a valid driver’s license, some office skills and will be subject to background and drug screening checks. Please send resumes to boiesortegafuneralhome@live.com or drop off resume at 115. E. 5th. St. Walsenburg, CO. 25-1XU

ESCROW ASSISTANT. Microsoft Word, Excel, Solid phone etiquette and phone answering skills, Multitasking capabilities, Strong organizational skills, Excellent writing/ editing. send resume and salary expectations to: amse88@outlook.com 25-2XP

VIGIL MALDONADO DETENTION CENTER is currently accepting applications (applications at: www.co.colfax.nm.us/forms/) for a Detention Officer. Minimum qualifications are High School Diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Also must be able to pass a background check and drug screening. No felony charges and must be able to pass a Physical Agility Test. Starting salary will be at $11.41 per hour. Please send applications to: Vigil – Maldonado Detention Center, Attn: Gabe Sandoval, 444 Hereford Ave, Raton, NM 87740 or, Colfax County Building, Attn: Danielle Martinez, 230 North 3 rd Street, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740. Applications will be taken until position is filed. 25-TFN

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently is accepting applications for a full time GENERAL MAINTENANCE person.  Qualified applicants should have handy-man skills to be used in apartment complexe located in Walsenburg, CO.  Living unit may be part of compensation. For more information and where to fill out an application, you can call 263-5168 ext 222  or email shelley@tchcdc.org. Excellent employee benefit package. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider. 25-4XU

TRI-COUNTY HOUSING & CDC currently has an opening for APARTMENT SITE MANAGER. Qualified applicant will have oversight of daily operations of the apartment complex located in Walsenburg. For more information you can call Shelley at 719-263-5168 ex222 or by email at shelley@tchcdc.org. Tri-County Housing & CDC is an equal opportunity employer and provider.. 25-4XU

JUNIOR HIGH COACHES: Football, Boys’ Basketball. Minimum qualifications: prior coaching experience, successful completion of CHSAA coaching exam and NFHS concussion course. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-3662, ext. 27 or on the District’s website at www.laveta.k12.co.us. Questions may be directed to A.D. Lester Berry at 719-242-8376. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 25-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE looking for a part time Chiropractic assistant/receptionist. Position involves data entry, bookkeeping, insurance claim processing and above average computer knowledge. References required. Please send resumes to Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th St, Walsenburg, CO or email them to: jtvigildc@yahoo.com 25-2XU

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

HOUSE FOR RENT: Ranch house. Rural living very close to Walsenburg. Two bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, fireplace, attached garage. Large basement and lots of storage space. $850/month. Contact Dr. Davis. 719 738-1427. 24-4XU

3-BEDROOM 1.75-BATH newer home in excellent condition with forced air city gas furnace, cooling, patio, deck, landscaping. 802 W. 2nd in Walsenburg. 1-year lease. $900 monthly. $900 security deposit, possibly more with pets. Last month’s rent also required so $2700 to move in. No smoking. Some pets allowed. Call Susie 719-989-0747 25-2XP

FOR RENT: 3 bedroom, 2 baths, 2 car garage; commercial water; 1 acre of land; $1100/mo.; first and last required plus $500 cleaning deposit. Within 2 miles of Spanish Peaks Hospital west of Walsenburg. By appointment. Call Mac 719-738-1250. 25-2XP

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

SALE OR LEASE 3600 sf retail or office space; big front parking lot, busy corner in Trinidad, Sharon, 719-859-6095 23-3XP

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

 

FOR SALE- $2,250/1300 pound Manitowoc ice maker machine. Water cooled. Approx. 2001 model. 3 phase 208-230v. $2,250/True 3 door beverage cooler-72 cu. ft. $1,250 True 1 door beverage cooler-26 cu. ft. $3,050 True 2 door wine display cooler- 49 cu. ft. $2,250 True 1 door beverage cooler 26 cu.ft. $1,250 True 1 door beverage freezer-12 cu.ft. $1,750 LEER cold wall ice merchandiser-49 cu. ft. 1st class cigar humidor, reg. $2,390, selling for $1,250. 47 1/2” Wx19 1/2” D x 74 1/2”H. Cherry exterior/ cedar interior, 4 door; holds 4000 cigars. Contact me at lenwig@msn.com. 803 E. Main St, Trinidad. 23-3XP

LIKE NEW 30” Kitchen Aid ceramic top, confection Oven white $350 303-419- 0694 25-3XP

ANTIQUE KITCHEN MAID six-burner wood burning stove with warming oven for sale in Walsenburg. Excellent working condition made of black cast iron trimmed in nickel. About 75 years old. Contact jjsolomon2@comcast.net for pictures, more info. 720-217-7014. Appraised from $2700 to $4100. Asking $2500. You haul. 25-3XU

SERVICE

I NEED HELP sewing a leather attachment point back on to a canvas bag. Not a big job, but I sure need it!  Call me at 719-738-1415  23-TFN

YARD SALE

 

YARD SALE, Sat. June 25, 513 Pennsylvania Ave. (Walsenburg) back yard, 8am-1pm. Misc, dining chairs, small TV stand, baby stroller, mens and boys T-Shirts. 25-1XP

CCOME OUT ON THE 30th for garage sale on Sat July 2nd at 330 East 6th in Walsenburg. 9 am til? No early birds please 25-1XU

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

 

2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland, 4WD, CRD 3.0L Diesel, Nav, Sunroof #8030 $14,450 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

1996 Ford F-250, Crew Cab, 4X4, XLT, SWB, 7.5L V8 (460), Auto, 150k miles #8034 $7,95 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2004 Dodge Dakota, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 4.7L V8, Auto, Topper, 124k miles #8024 $9,950 Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

FREE TO GOOD HOMES for pets, adorable kittens, every size and color from 7-9 weeks old.  Box trained.  Your new pet comes with food, litter, and litterbox.  Spay and neuter discussed at adoption.  Call 719-553-7440, leave message. 24-3XP

PASTURE

REQUEST FOR PASTURE, HAY FIELD LEASE PROPOSALS 150 A. river bottom pasture, max capacity 75 hd., plus 150 A. irrigated grass alfalfa for lease. Commence on Nov. 1, 2016. Term: 1 yr. plus option for 4 add’l yrs. Contact Walsenburg City Clerk to review lease agreement and obtain add’l information, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO. 719-738-1240 or wbritt@cityofwalsenburg.com. Submit sealed proposals on or before July 1st at 4:00 pm. The City of Walsenburg reserves the right to refuse any and all proposals. 21-5XU

MARKET

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturday, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica, near International Bank. Shopping and entertainment, tamales, breakfasts, desserts; fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, jams. Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-16XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HISTORY

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

Classified Ads for June 16, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

IT’S NOT TOO LATE!!! We are still looking for vendors who would like to participate in this year’s LaVeta Art in the Park celebration. This hugely successful event will take place on July 2nd and 3rd and promises to be better than ever. We are looking for quality, hand crafted art and craft items. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity! For more information or to reserve booth space, please call Peggy Arnold- Hoobler (729-742- 5278) or Mitzi Keairns (719-742- 5278). 24-1XU

PLEXUS SIP-N-SEE. Plexus is a natural health and wellness company. Come check out our products, business opportunities, and company. Bring a friend! The most natural way to get healthy. Contact Susan Daniel at 719-742-3342 or at 785-289-7368. 24-1XU

HELP WANTED.

PART TIME SUB MAIL CARRIER. 15-20 hours per week; Paid monthly, must be willing to work any day of the week and provide own 4X4 or SUV; 30 miles per week. Call 719-568-7834. 23-2XU

THE TOWN OF AGUILAR is accepting applications for a part-time office assistant. Hours and pay will be discussed during the interview process. Needed qualifications are: Excellent people skills, clerical skills, including but not limited preparation and maintenance of cash as well as check receipts, extensive computer understanding is essential, as is willingness to learn the Town of Aguilar’s computer system. Must have experienced computer skills to create spreadsheets and knowledge of all Microsoft programs. Interviews will be conducted by the Town Board of Trustees, interested persons send resume to The Town of Aguilar P.O. Box 538 Aguilar, CO 81020. Upon hire a drug test is mandatory. Deadline for resumes is July 5, 2016. The Town of Aguilar is an EEO Employer. 23-4XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a temporary full time Administrative Clerk position starting in July 2016 and continuing approximately 6 months. This position is 35 hours per week at $14.00 per hour, no fringe benefits. The clerk will work closely with the HR Coordinator, Administrative staff and the public. Qualified candidates must have office experience and a High School Diploma or GED. A pre-employment drug test is required. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on June 20, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 23-2XU

LOCAL COMPANY SEEKS qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDL w/x endorsement (tanker/Hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquires to bhite@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141. 23-4XU

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL of Governments Finance Director Summary: The Finance Director of the South Central Council of Governments serves as the chief fiscal officer for the organization. The position is accountable for the fiscal affairs of the organization and for the organization’s accounting functions including the maintenance of all accounting records (general, property, cost, internal auditing, etc.) and management of all cash accounts. Successful candidate is subject to background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelors and/or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university and have five years’ experience in accounting at the management level, or substitute equivalent in education and relevant experience. Salary: This position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package.  For a full job description and application contact: Colorado Work Force Center 140 N. Commercial Street Trinidad, CO 81082 Application deadline: July 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) South Central Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer 23-6XU

CHIROPRACTICE OFFICE looking for a part time Chiropractic assistant/receptionist. Position involves data entry, bookkeeping, insurance claim processing and above average computer knowledge. References required. Please send resumes to Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th St, Walsenburg, CO or email them to: jtvigildc@yahoo.com 23-2XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing and background check are required, and shift work is mandatory. This position is full time with benefits at a starting salary of $27,500 and then $30,000 after probationary period. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on June 27, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 24-2XU

RATON PUBLIC SCHOOL District is now accepting applications for a Secondary Math Teacher for 2016-2017 school year. Certified Applicants must possess a valid N.M. Public Education Department Licensure; 3 years experience preferred. Applications available at the Raton Public School District Administration Office @ 1550 Tiger Drive, or at karen.walton@ratonschools.com. Salary to follow current certified salary schedule. Submit letter of interest, resume and application to 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, N.M. 87740. Deadline for applications is –open until filled. 24-3XU

MOUNTAIN CREEK HOME HEALTH, Walsenburg location, is seeking a LPN for a PRN position. Occasional weekend work may be required, as well as reliable transportation, driver’s license and current Colorado license. Competitve wages. Call Kathy at 738-5707 or go to mountaincreekhomehealth.org to apply online. EOE M/F/V/H 24-2XU St. Patrick’s- St. Joseph’s Catholic Church is looking to fill two positions. One full time Secretary/ Receptionist and one part time Business Manager. Applications and a job description for both positions can be picked up at the Parish Hall 105 Buena Vista, Raton, NM. For more information call (575)445-7963. 24-1XU

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS Information Communication Technologies (ICT) Community Outreach Plan The South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG) is requesting applications from qualified individuals to assist in: 1) facilitating a participatory community assessment of the region’s information and communication technologies (ICT) capacity to respond to a growing need for rapid information exchange in an information-intensive world; 2) identifying agreed upon projected outcomes, outcome indicators, and the data that can measure those indicators, and 3) developing and initiating a strategic plan that will establish an infrastructure and community-based process by which lasting information channels will be strengthened and data-informed community decision making will be enhanced within the communities SCCOG works to support. This project is supported in part by an Energy and Mineral Impact Assistance Fund (EIAF) grant awarded through the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) for the South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG). If you are interested in more information about this request, please email dwilliamson@sccog.net and a packet will be emailed to you. Final proposals will be accepted until 12:00 Noon, Thursday, June 30, 2016 24-3XU

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS Full-Time Transit Dispatcher. Summary: The Transit Department of the South Central Council of Governments is seeking a full-time transit dispatcher to answer phone calls, provide quality customer service, maintain contact with drivers, and other clerical tasks. Salary and Benefits: The position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will begin at $28,000 to $30,000. Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package. For a full job description and application contact: dwilliamson@sccog.net or call 719-845- 1133. Application deadline: Friday, June 24 at noon. 24-2XU

THE HUERFANO COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES has an opening for a full time Income Maintenance Technician. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, two years of full time clerical or extensive public contact experience and advanced computer skills. A complete job description and applications are available at 121 W 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Salary $2081.00 monthly D.O.E. Drug testing is required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications must be received by June 10 th , 2016 at 4:00 p.m. 24-2XU

ST. PATRICK’S – ST. JOSEPH’S Catholic Church is looking to fill two positions. One full time Secretary/ Receptionist and one part time Business Manager. Applications and a job description for both positions can be picked up at the Parish Hall 105 Buena Vista, Raton, NM. For more information call (575)445-7963. 24-1XU

 

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

RATON HOME FOR RENT. 3 BR, 1 1/2 BA; fenced back yard, carport, family room, basement storage. $700/ mo, $700 deposit. Call Al at 575-445-8427 or 575-643-5035 24-2XP One BR one BA home; new carpet, vinyl paint; off-street parking; $500 per month; $525 with garage. $500 deposit. No pets, please. Please call 719-250-9450 24-1XU

HOUSE FOR RENT: Ranch house. Rural living very close to Walsenburg. Two bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, fireplace, attached garage. Large basement and lots of storage space. $850/month. Contact Dr. Davis. 719 738-1427. 24-4XU

 

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

 

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

SOUTHERN COLORADO LAND annual consignment/estate sale in Walsenburg.  Will be selling the estate of Rick Walter along with any and all consignments. All consignment items will have to be consigned by June 21 in order to be included in the advertising and sale bill. Call Southern Co. Land at 719-738-1732 or Jim Roberts at 719-989-8739 for consignments or questions. 23-2XU

FOR SALE- $2,250/1300 pound Manitowoc ice maker machine. Water cooled. Approx. 2001 model. 3 phase 208-230v. $2,250/True 3 door beverage cooler-72 cu. ft. $1,250 True 1 door beverage cooler-26 cu. ft. $3,050 True 2 door wine display cooler- 49 cu. ft. $2,250 True 1 door beverage cooler 26 cu.ft. $1,250 True 1 door beverage freezer-12 cu.ft. $1,750 LEER cold wall ice merchandiser-49 cu. ft. 1st class cigar humidor, reg. $2,390, selling for $1,250. 47 1/2” Wx19 1/2” D x 74 1/2”H. Cherry exterior/ cedar interior, 4 door; holds 4000 cigars. Contact me at lenwig@msn.com. 803 E. Main St, Trinidad. 23-3XP

SALE OR LEASE 3600 sf retail or office space; big front parking lot, busy corner in Trinidad, Sharon, 719-859-6095 23-3XP

 

SERVICE

I NEED HELP sewing a leather attachment point back on to a canvas bag. Not a big job, but I sure need it!  Call me at 719-738-1415  23-TFN

 

YARD SALE

THE ONE YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR!! Friday – Saturday June 17 & 18 Opens @ 8:00 am. 109 West Garland in La Veta – side alley entrance …follow signs. Quilts, antiques,artwork, lodge decor items, furniture, Household items, linens, coats, boots, DVDs, Pilates reformer, Bicycles, Huge men’s section….tools, Arctic Cat Prowler UTV with tracks and plow, snowblower for ATV, Tailgater DISH satellite system, track snowblower, Bose 6 speaker sound system, heavy duty 12′ tilt bed trailer. Tons of miscellaneous!!! 24-1XU

YARD SALE: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 17-19, 1-6pm; also silent auction items: air conditioner (portable), extension ladder, child’s play wagon, and TV. 810 W. Spruce, Walsenburg. 24-1XP

YARD SALE to benefit La Veta Trails located at 309 S. Oak St. Friday, June 17th noon to 4:00 and Saturday, June 18th 9:00-3:00. Lots of great stuff for sale. 24-1XP

SCCY is having a yard sale June 18,2016 at 513 Main St in Walsenburg at the SCCY office. It will begin at 9:00. All proceeds go to the youth of Huerfano County. 24-1XU

 

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2011 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, DRW, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel #7944 $31,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2012 Ford F-150 Supercrew 4X4, Lariat, 3.5L Ecoboost, Auto, 1-owner #7871 $27,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2003 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, 6 speed #8011 $22,950 Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

 

PETS

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

FREE TO GOOD HOMES for pets, adorable kittens, every size and color from 7-9 weeks old.  Box trained.  Your new pet comes with food, litter, and litterbox.  Spay and neuter discussed at adoption.  Call 719-553-7440, leave message. 24-3XP

 

PASTURE

REQUEST FOR PASTURE, HAY FIELD LEASE PROPOSALS 150 A. river bottom pasture, max capacity 75 hd., plus 150 A. irrigated grass alfalfa for lease. Commence on Nov. 1, 2016. Term: 1 yr. plus option for 4 add’l yrs. Contact Walsenburg City Clerk to review lease agreement and obtain add’l information, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO. 719-738-1240 or wbritt@cityofwalsenburg.com. Submit sealed proposals on or before July 1st at 4:00 pm. The City of Walsenburg reserves the right to refuse any and all proposals. 21-5XU

MARKET

TRINIDAD FARMERS MARKET Saturday, 8am to noon, Cimino Park, Convent and Modica, near International Bank. Shopping and entertainment, tamales, breakfasts, desserts; fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, jams. Debit/Quest cards become Market Bucks and SNAP coupons. Vendor? Call Joyce 719-680-0184. 24-16XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

 

CLASS

PAINTING PARTY at SPACe with Kathy Hill. June 24, 4-5:30 pm. All materials plus wine & snacks. No experience needed, just have fun! $15. Sign up early, space is limited. 719 742-5756. DRAWING WORKSHOP with Kathy Hill at LVSA June 17-19. $150 plus materials. 719 742-3421 or lvartschool@yahoo.com. 23-2XU

 

HISTORY

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

Classified Ads for June 9, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

 

HELP WANTED.

HELP WANTED Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the following positions: Administration – Recreation Coordinator: Qualified candidates must have two years experience or education in recreational facilitation; Bachelors degree in Recreation Management is preferred. This position will be administered by Huerfano County with funding and supervision provided through District ONE. Position will be grant-funded for a minimum of two years with salary dependent on experience. Duties include management of the gym and weight room at Washington Underground, as well as coordination and support of recreational programming throughout Huerfano County. Drug testing, background check, valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle are required. Emergency Services – Communication Officer-Intern/Dispatcher: Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED certificate. Drug testing, background check and valid driver’s license are required. Shift work is mandatory. Proficient typing is preferred. Intern will work closely with the Communications Staff; Emergency Management; county staff; emergency agencies; and the public. This position is full time with benefits. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday, June 13, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 22-2XU

PART TIME SUB MAIL CARRIER. 15-20 hours per week; Paid monthly, must be willing to work any day of the week and provide own 4X4 or SUV; 30 miles per week. Call 719-568-7834. 23-2XU

THE TOWN OF AGUILAR is accepting applications for a part-time office assistant. Hours and pay will be discussed during the interview process. Needed qualifications are: Excellent people skills, clerical skills, including but not limited preparation and maintenance of cash as well as check receipts, extensive computer understanding is essential, as is willingness to learn the Town of Aguilar’s computer system. Must have experienced computer skills to create spreadsheets and knowledge of all Microsoft programs. Interviews will be conducted by the Town Board of Trustees, interested persons send resume to The Town of Aguilar P.O. Box 538 Aguilar, CO 81020. Upon hire a drug test is mandatory. Deadline for resumes is July 5, 2016. The Town of Aguilar is an EEO Employer. 23-4XU

BIG R FARM & RANCH Retail Store in Trinidad is Seeking the following positions: Sporting Goods Associate, Yard Associate, Hardware Associate. All 3 positions are Full Time Positions Following skills a must: Must be a Self Starter with a Good Attitude, Team Player, High School Diploma/Equal or better. If you are one of these people, we offer: Above average wages, Insurance Shared, Paid Holidays, Paid vacation, 401K & Profit sharing & Discounts at all our Stores. You may receive an application in store or online at . www.bigronline.com. Please email applications to Carloscontreras@mybigr.com. Please reference the Trinidad Co. Store. E.O.E. 23-1XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a temporary full time Administrative Clerk position starting in July 2016 and continuing approximately 6 months. This position is 35 hours per week at $14.00 per hour, no fringe benefits. The clerk will work closely with the HR Coordinator, Administrative staff and the public. Qualified candidates must have office experience and a High School Diploma or GED. A pre-employment drug test is required. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on June 20, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 23-2XU

RETAIL CLERK FOR NEW STORE – must be very capable and able to multi-task in a high pressure store with excellent people skills. Interested candidates must apply in person at 118 W. 6th Street in Walsenburg. 23-1XU

LOCAL COMPANY SEEKS qualified driver for propane bobtail deliveries. Applicant must have Class B CDL w/x endorsement (tanker/Hazmat) plus clean driving record. Send inquires to bhite@paladinpropane.com or call 719-738-1141. 23-4XU

MINERS’ COLFAX MEDICAL CENTER, Raton, NM needs full-time Medical Technologist performs clinical laboratory procedures, collects specimens from patients, operates, maintains lab instruments. Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, AMT or ASCP or equivalent certification, one year experience. Send resume to HR Dept., 203 Hospital Drive, Raton, NM 87740. 23-1XU

SOUTH CENTRAL COUNCIL of Governments Finance Director Summary: The Finance Director of the South Central Council of Governments serves as the chief fiscal officer for the organization. The position is accountable for the fiscal affairs of the organization and for the organization’s accounting functions including the maintenance of all accounting records (general, property, cost, internal auditing, etc.) and management of all cash accounts. Successful candidate is subject to background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelors and/or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university and have five years’ experience in accounting at the management level, or substitute equivalent in education and relevant experience. Salary: This position is open for an immediate start date. Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Employee benefits include medical, dental, participation in a 401(A) Plan, and a paid time-off package.  For a full job description and application contact: Colorado Work Force Center 140 N. Commercial Street Trinidad, CO 81082 Application deadline: July 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) South Central Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer 23-6XU

CHIROPRACTICE OFFICE looking for a part time Chiropractic assistant/receptionist. Position involves data entry, bookkeeping, insurance claim processing and above average computer knowledge. References required. Please send resumes to Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th St, Walsenburg, CO or email them to: jtvigildc@yahoo.com 23-2XU

 

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

3-BEDROOM 1.75-BATH newer home in excellent condition with forced air city gas furnace, cooling, patio, deck, landscaping.  802 W. 2nd in Walsenburg. 1-year lease. $900 monthly. $900 security deposit, possibly more with pets. Last month’s rent also required so $2700 to move in. No smoking.  Some pets allowed. Call Susie 719-989-0747 22-2XU

 

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

 

FOR SALE

3/4 inch roadbase gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

FOR SALE: UNUSUAL, attractive pedestal wood stove, $250; Subaru Luggage rack, 48”X 38” X 5 1/2”, $50; new Total Gym with video, $300. 719-248-7521. 23-1XP

SOUTHERN COLORADO LAND  annual consignment/estate sale in Walsenburg.  Will be selling the estate of Rick Walter along with any and all consignments. All consignment items will have to be consigned by June 21 in order to be included in the advertising and sale bill. Call Southern Co. Land at 719-738-1732 or Jim Roberts at 719-989-8739 for consignments or questions. 23-2XU

SALE OR LEASE 3600 sf, big front parking lot, busy corner in Trinidad, Sharon, 719-859-6095 23-1XP

FOR SALE- $2,250/1300 pound Manitowoc ice maker machine. Water cooled. Approx. 2001 model. 3 phase 208-230v. $2,250/True 3 door beverage cooler-72 cu. ft. $1,250 True 1 door beverage cooler-26 cu. ft. $3,050 True 2 door wine display cooler- 49 cu. ft. $2,250 True 1 door beverage cooler 26 cu.ft. $1,250 True 1 door beverage freezer-12 cu.ft. $1,750 LEER cold wall ice merchandiser-49 cu. ft. 1st class cigar humidor, reg. $2,390, selling for $1,250. 47 1/2” Wx19 1/2” D x 74 1/2”H. Cherry exterior/cedar interior, 4 door; holds 4000 cigars. Contact me at lenwig@msn.com. 23-2XP

ADVERTISING BILLBOARD available. 15×60 feet, located at I-25/ US 160 interchange. Very good exposure to traffic, I-25 southbound, turning west to San Luis Valley /Durango. Excellent exposure to traffic eastbound US-160 turning south to Trinidad/ Albuquerque. 719-738-1324 13-8XP

 

SERVICE

I NEED HELP sewing a leather attachment point back on to a canvas bag. Not a big job, but I sure need it!  Call me at 719-738-1415  23-TFN

 

YARD SALE

MOVING…..PRE SUMMER GARAGE SALE items available now! Palates reformer machine …..$100. Sears side by side refrigerator/freezer with in door ice and water….$150. Mingun brand acupressure electric heated massage machine, $100. 55″ Samsung TV with DVD player $150. Rustic cherry entertainment center $250. Antique dark tiger oak dresser with mirror $250 719-746-2525. Photos available via email. 20′ metal shipping container. $2000 21-TFN

 

YARD SALE: JUNE 11; 9am to ??; 220 Walsen Ave., located in E. Cedar Driveway. Furniture, tools, collectibles, lots of nice clothes and misc. items. 23-1XP

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

2011 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, DRW, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel #7944 $31,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2012 Ford F-150 Supercrew 4X4, Lariat, 3.5L Ecoboost, Auto, 1-owner #7871 $27,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2003 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, 6 speed #8011 $22,950 Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

 

PETS

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

 

PASTURE

REQUEST FOR PASTURE, HAY FIELD LEASE PROPOSALS 150 A. river bottom pasture, max capacity 75 hd., plus 150 A. irrigated grass alfalfa for lease. Commence on Nov. 1, 2016. Term: 1 yr. plus option for 4 add’l yrs. Contact Walsenburg City Clerk to review lease agreement and obtain add’l information, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO. 719-738-1240 or wbritt@cityofwalsenburg.com. Submit sealed proposals on or before July 1st at 4:00 pm. The City of Walsenburg reserves the right to refuse any and all proposals. 21-5XU

 

CRAFT SHOW

FRIENDS OF FIBER event Saturday June 18th in La Veta Town Park.  Great variety of vendors, but would love to have a few more.  $25 for booth.  Any fiber related art welcomed!  Contact Sandy @719-251-1271 or sandy@dolak.biz for more information. 22-2XU

 

CLASS

PAINTING PARTY at SPACe with Kathy Hill. June 24, 4-5:30 pm. All materials plus wine & snacks. No experience needed, just have fun! $15. Sign up early, space is limited. 719 742-5756. DRAWING WORKSHOP with Kathy Hill at LVSA June 17-19. $150 plus materials. 719 742-3421 or lvartschool@yahoo.com. 23-2XU

 

Classified Ads for June 2, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

HOME REPAIRS: Custom bathrooms and kitchens, tile work, concrete foundations, additions. 30 plus years experience. Call 719-845-7450. 51-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HELP WANTED.

BASS PLAYER NEEDED – Local rock band seeking bass player.  303-548-0227 22-1XU

SPANISH PEAKS REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER – CNAs The Spanish Peaks Veteran’s Community Living Center, a department of Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center has openings for full-time, part-time and PRN CNAs. We invite appropriately licensed candidates to apply. Twelve, eight & four hour shifts are available. Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089. For further information, contact Human Resources at (719) 738-4540 or to view facility information go to www.sprhc.org.

THE CITY OF WALSENBURG is accepting applications for a seasonal position through the fall (full-time or part-time) for entry level Parks Maintenance Worker 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. Applicant preforms duties related to upkeep and repair of city buildings, recreation facilities, parks and grounds. Applicants must have a valid and current driver’s license. Complete job description/requirements attached to application. Applications may be obtained from the Utility Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. DEADLINE for applications to the Utility Office is 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 6th, 2016 position open until filled. The city is ADA and EOE employer. 21-2XU

THE CITY OF WALSENBURG Gas Department is accepting applications for a temporary full-time position to assist in our gas meter replacement project. 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, Applicants must have a valid and current driver’s license. Applications may be obtained from the Utility Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday-Friday between the hours of 9 a.m.-4:00 p.m. DEADLINE for applications to the Utility Office is 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 6th, 2016, position open until filled. The city is ADA and EOE employer. 21-2XU

 

HUERFANO COUNTY Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Case Aide in the Child Protection Unit. A GED or high school diploma, two years of clerical experience, excellent customer services skills and advanced computer knowledge are required. A complete job description and applications are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Salary $1750.00 -$2085.00 monthly D.O.E. Drug testing is required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications must be received by June 10th, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. 21-2XU

SANGRE DE CRISTO HOSPICE is looking for a FT RN Case Manager to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad office. Sangre de Cristo Hospice 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. The RN is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care for patients. 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! To apply: please visit our website at www.socohospice.org to fill out and submit an application or in person at 328 Bonaventure Ste. 5, Trinidad, CO. Sangre de Cristo Hospice 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, generous mileage reimbursement, and company vehicle opportunities. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 21-2XU

SANGRE DE CRISTO HOSPICE is looking for a Part Time Registered Nurse to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad office. Sangre de Cristo Hospice 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. The RN is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Part Time employees work between 8-24 hours a week and have the ability to be on-call for nights and weekend coverage. We offer a competitive salary and generous mileage reimbursement. 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! To apply: please visit our website at www.socohospice.org to fill out and submit an application or apply in person at 328 Bonaventure Ste. 5 Trinidad, CO. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 21-2XU

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT Re-1 is accepting applications for the following positions: • SPED and Elementary Teachers (K, 3rd, and 5th) at Peakview School • Middle School Math Teacher at Peakview School • Pre-K/Kindergarten and 3rd/4th Grade Combination Teachers at Gardner School. To apply please visit our website at: huerfano.k12.co.us then click on the employment tab and click on the link in the how to apply section of that page huerfano.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx • Assistant Football Coach at John Mall High School: Contact Josh at (719)250-9251 • Full-time Cook at Gardner School: Contact Lorna Eddleman (719) 738-1520. Applicants can also send a complete file by email to mruzanski@huerfano.k12.co.us, or, by mail, Melinda Ruzanski, 201 East 5th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Open until filled. EOE 21-2XU

LAS ANIMAS CO. REHABILITATOIN CENTER, INC. is accepting applications for the full time position of Residential Director. The Residential Director is responsible for the management of all comprehensive residential programs in Las Animas and Huerfano Counties in compliance with Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment and Colorado Division of Human Services rules and regulations. Qualifications: BA in administration, social services education, rehabilitation, or related field. Will consider non degreed with equivalent years of experience in the field of Intellectual and Developmentally Disabled Individuals. Management experience preferred. Computer proficiency and effective oral and written communication skills are a must. Applicants must have a valid Colorado driver’s license. This is a Full Time salaried position with competitive pay and excellent benefits. Please submit application and resume to: Bernice Whalen, HR Administrator. Las Animas County Rehabilitation Center, Inc. 1205 Congress Dr. Trinidad, CO 81082. (719) 846-3391 x102 21-2XU

HELP WANTED Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the following positions: Administration – Recreation Coordinator: Qualified candidates must have two years experience or education in recreational facilitation; Bachelors degree in Recreation Management is preferred. This position will be administered by Huerfano County with funding and supervision provided through District ONE. Position will be grant-funded for a minimum of two years with salary dependent on experience. Duties include management of the gym and weight room at Washington Underground, as well as coordination and support of recreational programming throughout Huerfano County. Drug testing, background check, valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle are required. Emergency Services – Communication Officer-Intern/Dispatcher: Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED certificate. Drug testing, background check and valid driver’s license are required. Shift work is mandatory. Proficient typing is preferred. Intern will work closely with the Communications Staff; Emergency Management; county staff; emergency agencies; and the public. This position is full time with benefits. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday, June 13, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.. 22-2XU

SPANISH PEAKS SPECIALTY CLINC- CNA/MA-The Spanish Peaks Specialty Clinic has need for a PRN CNA or MA. . Knowledge of medical terminology and good computer skills is a must. This position requires excellent interpersonal skills, multi-tasking, and organizational skills. Successful candidate will work closely with providers and patients in a fast paced environment. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee a letter of interest, to the Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO by the June 1st, 2016 closing date.

 

 

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

VERY NICE 3BR, w/office or 4th BR 1 1/2 bath house. Cocered back yard patio; fenced-in back yard; with garage and storage building. Great neighborhood. No smokers, no pets. References required. $700/mo, $650 deposit. 575-707-2365. 21-2XP

3-BEDROOM 1.75-BATH newer home in excellent condition with forced air city gas furnace, cooling, patio, deck, landscaping.  802 W. 2nd in Walsenburg. 1-year lease. $900 monthly. $900 security deposit, possibly more with pets. Last month’s rent also required so $2700 to move in. No smoking.  Some pets allowed. Call Susie 719-989-0747 22-2XU

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

FOR SALE

3/4 inch roadbase gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

SERVICE

ARE YOU ON A FIXED INCOME and need that extra help at home? I have over 20 years experience with private in-home care. Honest reliable, and very caring. References available. Able to pass a background check. Local, here in Walsenburg. Call Debby at 951-269-9062 and leave a message. 19-XP

YARD SALE

Moving…..pre summer garage sale items available now! Palates reformer machine …..$100. Sears side by side refrigerator/freezer with in door ice and water….$150. Mingun brand acupressure electric heated massage machine, $100. 55″ Samsung TV with DVD player $150. Rustic cherry entertainment center $250. Antique dark tiger oak dresser with mirror $250 719-746-2525. Photos available via email. 20′ metal shipping container. $2000 21-TFN

HUGE YARD SALE- Small shower stall, stove, misc. building materials, clothing, children’s games and books. Friday and Saturday, 8am. 802 W. 8th St, Walsenburg. 22-1XP

HUGE CITYWIDE Yard Sale for kids to go to camp. Saturday, June 4, 8am to 4pm. Church of Christ. 400 Walsen, Walsenburg. 22-1XP

MOVING SALE: Some furniture, some collectibles, lots of “stuff”, something for everyone. Sale inside and outside of house. Friday and Saturday, June 3 and 4; 8-2 pm; 315 N. Albert, Walsenburg. 22-1XU

GARAGE SALE! Saturday, June 4th, 9 to 4; 4072 Comanche Drive in Navajo Ranch, west of Walsenburg. Household misc., books, crafts,tools, truck cover, etc. 22-1XU

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

 

2011 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, DRW, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel #7944 $31,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2012 Ford F-150 Supercrew 4X4, Lariat, 3.5L Ecoboost, Auto, 1-owner #7871 $27,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2003 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, 6 speed #8011 $22,950 Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

CRAFT SHOW

Friends of Fiber event Saturday June 18th in La Veta Town Park.  Great variety of vendors, but would love to have a few more.  $25 for booth.  Any fiber related art welcomed!  Contact Sandy @719-251-1271 or sandy@dolak.biz for more information. 22-2XU

PASTURE

REQUEST FOR PASTURE, HAY FIELD LEASE PROPOSALS 150 A. river bottom pasture, max capacity 75 hd., plus 150 A. irrigated grass alfalfa for lease. Commence on Nov. 1, 2016. Term: 1 yr. plus option for 4 add’l yrs. Contact Walsenburg City Clerk to review lease agreement and obtain add’l information, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO. 719-738-1240 or wbritt@cityofwalsenburg.com. Submit sealed proposals on or before July 1st at 4:00 pm. The City of Walsenburg reserves the right to refuse any and all proposals. 21-5XU

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Paul Perrone at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Taji Jade at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Terri & Cherice Cannon at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Darlene Anderson at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

 

Classified ads for May 26, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State oil & Fram filter $16.99, 5 qts . Valvoline oil & CQ filter, $22.99 5 qts. Valvoline MaxLife & CQ red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Quaker Defy High-mileage oil & Fram filter, $18.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Full synthetic & Fram Filter $19.99, Castrol GTX oil, $3.99 qt., Delo or DelVac 15w40 diesel oil, $12.99 gl. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock.We carry bicycle iner tubes.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg. 719-738- 2525. www.carquest.com 01-TFN

HOME REPAIRS: Custom bathrooms and kitchens, tile work, concrete foundations, additions. 30 plus years experience. Call 719-845-7450. 51-TFN

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

Paperback Trading Post now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals. 111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm. Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HELP WANTED.

Employment Opportunity Vigil Maldonado Detention Center is currently accepting applications ( applications at: www.co.colfax.nm.us/forms/) for a female Detention Officer. Minimum qualifications are High School Diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Also must be able to pass a background check and drug screening. No felony charges and must be able to pass a Physical Agility Test. Starting salary will be at $11.41 per hour. Please send applications to:Vigil – Maldonado Detention Center, Attn: Gabe Sandoval, 444 Hereford Ave, Raton, NM 87740,or Colfax County Building, Attn: Danielle Martinez, 230 North 3rd Street, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740. Deadline for applications will be May 27, 2016. 19-3XU

SPANISH PEAKS REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER – CNAs The Spanish Peaks Veteran’s Community Living Center, a department of Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center has openings for full-time, part-time and PRN CNAs. We invite appropriately licensed candidates to apply. Twelve, eight & four hour shifts are available. Please submit application and resume, or if a current employee, a letter of interest to the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO 81089. For further information, contact Human Resources at (719) 738-4540 or to view facility information go to www.sprhc.org.

SPANISH PEAKS SPECIALTY CLINC- CNA/MA The Spanish Peaks Specialty Clinic has need for a PRN CNA or MA. . Knowledge of medical terminology and good computer skills is a must. This position requires excellent interpersonal skills, multi-tasking, and organizational skills. Successful candidate will work closely with providers and patients in a fast paced environment. Please submit application and resume, or if current employee a letter of interest, to the Human Resource Department; 23500 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO by the June 1st, 2016 closing date.

The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for a seasonal position through the fall (full-time or part-time) for entry level Parks Maintenance Worker 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. Applicant preforms duties related to upkeep and repair of city buildings, recreation facilities, parks and grounds. Applicants must have a valid and current driver’s license. Complete job description/requirements attached to application. Applications may be obtained from the Utility Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. DEADLINE for applications to the Utility Office is 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 6th, 2016 position open until filled. The city is ADA and EOE employer. 21-2XU

The City of Walsenburg Gas Department is accepting applications for a temporary full-time position to assist in our gas meter replacement project. 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, Applicants must have a valid and current driver’s license. Applications may be obtained from the Utility Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday-Friday between the hours of 9 a.m.-4:00 p.m. DEADLINE for applications to the Utility Office is 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 6th, 2016, position open until filled. The city is ADA and EOE employer. 21-2XU

Notice is hereby given that the Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Detention Officer. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officers will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. This position is full time with benefits. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 31, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. Publish: May 19, 2016, May 26, 2016 21-2XU

Notice is hereby given that the Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing and background check are required, and shift work is mandatory. This position is full time with benefits at a starting salary of $27,500 and then $30,000 after probationary period. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 31, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. Publish: May 19, 2016, May 26, 2016. 21-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Ambulance Service is accepting applications for Paramedic/EMT-I. Qualified candidates must be a Colorado Certified Paramedic or EMT-I and be ACLS certified. Two years experience as an ALS provider preferred. Valid Colorado driver’s license, drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. Positions to be filled include one full time with benefits and multiple volunteer with stipend. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 31, 2016. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. Publish: May 19, 2016, May 26, 2016 21-2XU

HUERFANO COUNTY Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a full time Case Aide in the Child Protection Unit. A GED or high school diploma, two years of clerical experience, excellent customer services skills and advanced computer knowledge are required. A complete job description and applications are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Salary $1750.00 -$2085.00 monthly D.O.E. Drug testing is required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications must be received by June 10th, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. 21-2XU

Sangre de Cristo Hospice is looking for a FT RN Case Manager to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad office. Sangre de Cristo Hospice 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.The RN is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care for patients. 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! To apply: please visit our website at www.socohospice.org to fill out and submit an application or in person at 328 Bonaventure Ste. 5, Trinidad, CO. Sangre de Cristo Hospice 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, generous mileage reimbursement, and company vehicle opportunities. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 21-2XU

Sangre de Cristo Hospice is looking for a Part Time Registered Nurse to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad office. Sangre de Cristo Hospice 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. The RN is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Part Time employees work between 8-24 hours a week and have the ability to be on-call for nights and weekend coverage. We offer a competitive salary and generous mileage reimbursement. 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! To apply: please visit our website at www.socohospice.org to fill out and submit an application or apply in person at 328 Bonaventure Ste. 5 Trinidad, CO. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 21-2XU

Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for the following positions:

• SPED and Elementary Teachers (K, 3rd, and 5th) at Peakview School • Middle School Math Teacher at Peakview School • Pre-K/Kindergarten and 3rd/4th Grade Combination Teachers at Gardner School. To apply please visit our website at: http://huerfano.k12.co.us then click on the employment tab and click on the link in the how to apply section of that page https://huerfano.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx • Assistant Football Coach at John Mall High School: Contact Josh at (719)250-9251 • Full-time Cook at Gardner School: Contact Lorna Eddleman (719) 738-1520. Applicants can also send a complete file by email to mruzanski@huerfano.k12.co.us, or, by mail, Melinda Ruzanski, 201 East 5th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Open until filled. EOE 21-2XU

Las Animas Co. Rehabilitation Center, Inc. is accepting applications for the full time position of Residential Director. The Residential Director is responsible for the management of all comprehensive residential programs in Las Animas and Huerfano Counties in compliance with Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment and Colorado Division of Human Services rules and regulations. Qualifications: BA in administration, social services education, rehabilitation, or related field. Will consider non degreed with equivalent years of experience in the field of Intellectual and Developmentally Disabled Individuals. Management experience preferred. Computer proficiency and effective oral and written communication skills are a must. Applicants must have a valid Colorado driver’s license. This is a Full Time salaried position with competitive pay and excellent benefits. Please submit application and resume to: Bernice Whalen, HR Administrator. Las Animas County Rehabilitation Center, Inc. 1205 Congress Dr. Trinidad, CO 81082. (719) 846-3391 x102 21-2XU

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

VERY NICE 3BR, w/office or 4th BR 1 1/2 bath house. Cocered back yard patio; fenced-in back yard; with garage and storage building. Great neighborhood. No smokers, no pets. References required. $700/mo, $650 deposit. 575-707-2365. 21-2XP

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

FOR SALE

3/4 inch roadbase gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

SERVICE

Are you on a fixed income and need that extra help at home? I have over 20 years experience with private in-home care. Honest reliable, and very caring. References available. Able to pass a background check. Local, here in Walsenburg. Call Debby at 951-269-9062 and leave a message. 19-XP

CLASSES

FLY FISHING CLASSES NOW FORMING – JUNE 7 from 5:30pm – 6. Sessions in La Veta. All ages and experience welcomed; equipment provided. Includes fishing outing. Call (719) 742-3416 Hurry- limited registrations! $150 20-2XP

YARD SALE

PICKERS PARADISE IS ALMOST HERE. Community yard sale Saturday, May 28th in La Veta Town Park 9-4. Come see what treasures that more than 20 vendors will have for you to choose from! It is going to be great! Contact Sandy at 719-251-1271 or sandy@dolak.biz for more information. 20-2XU

Moving…..pre summer garage sale items available now! Palates reformer machine …..$100. Sears side by side refrigerator/freezer with in door ice and water….$150. Mingun brand acupressure electric heated massage machine, $100. 55″ Samsung TV with DVD player $150. Rustic cherry entertainment center $250. Antique dark tiger oak dresser with mirror $250 719-746-2525. Photos available via email. 20′ metal shipping container. $2000 21-TFN

MULTIPLE FAMILY GARAGE SALE in Navajo Ranch. Friday may 27 and Saturday May 28. Doors open at 8 am – 3 pm. Take 160 to CR 510, go north and the first left is Buffalo Dr. South. Go to #15. 21-1XU Garage Sale! 620 Indiana Ave. Walsenburg. Toys, household items, clothing, etc. Saturday, May 28th, 8-2 p.m. 21-1XU

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

FORD 1995 F 150 XLT 5.8 liter; 163,775 mi; New tires; tow package; $3,750 or best offer. Call 738-9909. 20-2XU

2000 HONDA CIVIC – one year old motor with new pressure plate and clutch. $1,500 down & you assume loan or $2,500 and car is yours. Call 719-406-3225 for details. 20-2XP

2011 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, DRW, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel #7944 $31,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2012 Ford F-150 Supercrew 4X4, Lariat, 3.5L Ecoboost, Auto, 1-owner #7871 $27,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2003 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, 6 speed #8011 $22,950 Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

PASTURE

REQUEST FOR PASTURE, HAY FIELD LEASE PROPOSALS 150 A. river bottom pasture, max capacity 75 hd., plus 150 A. irrigated grass alfalfa for lease. Commence on Nov. 1, 2016. Term: 1 yr. plus option for 4 add’l yrs. Contact Walsenburg City Clerk to review lease agreement and obtain add’l information, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO. 719-738-1240 or wbritt@cityofwalsenburg.com. Submit sealed proposals on or before July 1st at 4:00 pm. The City of Walsenburg reserves the right to refuse any and all proposals. 21-5XU

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Paul Perrone at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Taji Jade at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Terri & Cherice Cannon at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/3/16 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Darlene Anderson at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

LOOKING TO RENT

Retired machinist seeking rental in walsenburg area. 1+bdrm 1bth, (garage optional) leave contact info at 719-423-9332 21-1XU

Classified Ads for May 19, 2016

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. Quaker State Oil & CQ filter $18.99, 5 qts. Castrol GTX & CQ red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Val. Max-Life, High-mileage oil & CQ filter, $24.99, 5 qts. Quaker State Hi-Mile, Oil & CQ red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 Synthetic Oil & Purolator Boss Filter, $33.99, Pennzoil, $3.99 qt. Rotella, 10w30 or 15w40 diesel oil, $13.99 gl. Valvoline 20w50 Motorcycle oil, $4.99 qt. DEF Diesel fluid, $10.99 2.5gl. jug. Buy any 2 appearance products for $10. and receive a FREE BUCKET All STP products, buy 1 get 1 for 50% off. Garden Tractor & Cycle batteries now in stock. We carry bicycle inner tubes. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525. www.carquest.com .01-TFN

HOME REPAIRS: Custom bathrooms and kitchens, tile work, concrete foundations, additions. 30 plus years experience. Call 719-845-7450. 51-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at 989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall;  plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe at  989-7853 or Wayne at 719-989-7844. 41-TFN

PRISM BODY & PAINT SHOP – from mild to wild! Open 8 to 5, Monday through Friday, 9 to 12 on Saturday. All insurance work accepted. “You do have a choice where you take your vehicle for repairs.” 200 CR 301 in Walsenburg. 738-9991. 52-TFN

PAPERBACK TRADING POST now has an indoor flea market, temperature-controlled and out building storage, and the latest movie rentals.  111 West 4th St., Walsenburg. Open M-Th 10 am to 7 pm; F-S 10 am to 8 pm; Sun. 1-6 pm.  Call 719-738-1692 19-TFN

HELP WANTED

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Vigil Maldonado Detention Center is currently accepting applications ( applications at: www.co.colfax.nm.us/forms/) for a female Detention Officer. Minimum qualifications are High School Diploma or GED. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Also must be able to pass a background check and drug screening. No felony charges and must be able to pass a Physical Agility Test. Starting salary will be at $11.41 per hour. Please send applications to:Vigil – Maldonado Detention Center, Attn: Gabe Sandoval, 444 Hereford Ave, Raton, NM 87740,or Colfax County Building, Attn: Danielle Martinez, 230 North 3rd Street, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740. Deadline for applications will be May 27, 2016. 19-3XU

A WELL-KNOWN BAIL bonding company is looking for a bail bond solicitor in this area. This is a great career for anyone who would like to be their own boss and control how much money they bring in. 75% commission on all bonds posted; Training/support will be provided. Must be 21+; no felonies; willing to be on call 24/7 to post bonds. Email resumes and inquiries to: BailBondsJobs@gmail.com 19-2XU

VARSITY COACHES: Volleyball, Boys’ Basketball. Minimum qualifications: prior coaching experience, successful completion of CHSAA coaching exam and NFHS concussion course. Preference will be given to candidates with prior successful high school coaching experience and those with endorsements or degrees in the relevant area. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-3662, ext. 27 or on the District’s website at www.laveta.k12.co.us. Questions may be directed to Athletic Director Lester Berry at ext. 43. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 19-2XU

 

FOR RENT

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM AVAILABLE – Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature adults (Seniors 50+). Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

ADVERTISING BILL BOARD available. 15×60 feet, located at I-25/ US 160 interchange. Very good exposure to traffic, I-25 southbound, turning west to San Luis Valley /Durango. Excellent exposure to traffic eastbound US-160 turning south to Trinidad/ Albuquerque. 719-738-1324 13-8XP

 

HOMES & PROPERTY FOR SALE

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

 

FOR SALE

3/4 INCH ROADBASE gravel and 1/2 inch rock; delivery available. Also backhoe work & dumpptruck service. Call 719-214-6982. 10-14XU

 

SERVICE

BAMM INC. offers new installation, or upgrades of septic systems, leach fields, and cisterns. We fabricate & install electric gates to your specs, & fabricate & set cattle guards. We are licensed and insured in Huerfano and Las Animas County. Call us for details! 719-846-8411. 19-2XU

ARE YOU ON A FIXED INCOME and need that extra help at home? I have over 20 years experience with private in-home care. Honest reliable, and very caring. References available. Able to pass a background check. Local, here in Walsenburg. Call Debby at 951-269-9062 and leave a message. 19-XP

LAWN AND YARD SERVICE, lawn mowing, lot mowing, tree removal and Tree trimming. Have push and riding mowers. Call 719-890-4334.20-1XU

 

CLASSES

FLY FISHING CLASSES NOW FORMING June 7 from 5:30pm – 6. Sessions in La Veta. All ages and experience welcomed; equipment provided. Includes fishing outing. Call (719) 742-3416 Hurry- limited registrations! $150 20-2XP

YARD SALE

 

PICKERS PARADISE IS ALMOST HERE. Community yard sale Saturday, May 28th in La Veta Town Park 9-4. Come see what treasures that more than 20 vendors will have for you to choose from! It is going to be great! Contact Sandy at 719-251-1271 or sandy@dolak.biz for more information. 20-2XU

HUGE GARAGE SALE – Lot’s of furniture, appliances, tire, some tools, DVDs, houseware. 9-5, Friday, May 20 and 9-5, Saturday, May 21 at 704 Walsen. No Early Birds. **Sale & parking located IN BACK OF BUILDING.** 20-1XU

BIG PARKING LOT SALE- 126 E. 6th St in Walsenburg. Fri-Sat, 9am to 4pm. Vintage erector sets, fender guitar w/case & CD instructions, lots of costume jewelry, antiques & collectibles, pictures, records, Yamaha 1,000 watt stage speaker w/stand, electric chain saw 20-1XP

VEHICLES

ROKON TRAIL BREAKERS, 2×2, 2015 models now in stock. Go anywhere, tow and carry enormous loads, 7hp. Kohler engine, automatic trans., 3 speed transfer case. 15” ground clearance, Widely used by Forestry departments, U.S. Special Forces, Game & Fish agencies, Ranchers, Sportsmen And treasure hunters worldwide. Easily go through mud, snow, up 60 degree slopes and even float. See us for new and used models. City Auto Parts, 600 W. 7th. St. 719-738-2525 www.rokon.com. 01-TFN

 

FORD F 150 XLT 5.8 liter; 163,775 mi; New tires; tow package; $4,500 or best offer. Call 738-9909. 20-1XU

2000 HONDA CIVIC – one year old motor with new pressure plate and clutch. $1,500 down & you assume loan or $2,500 and car is yours. Call 719-406-3225 for details. 20-2XP

2011 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Lariat, DRW, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel #7944 $31,950(Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2012 Ford F-150 Supercrew 4X4, Lariat, 3.5L Ecoboost, Auto, 1-owner #7871 $27,950 (Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

2003 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, 6 speed #8011 $22,950 Fultons Used Cars 719-542-2268)

PETS

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

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