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Business

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

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

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

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commerical. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

CHEAPER THAN THE OTHER GUYS” – painting and/or yard/house cleanup removal. We are local, clean, hard working, punctual and mature. Call Peter for a free estimate! (720) 275-1693 20-1XP

SBJ PAINTING- 30 years experience. Complete prepping to ensure a long lasting job. Let SBJ Painting enhance the beauty of your home. Call Sean Jones at 719-369-1927. 16-5XP

LOCKSMITH FOR lockout cars, homes and commercial building. Re-key homes, commercial buildings, and some cars, depending on model. Servicing Huerfano, Las Animas, Colfax Counties with affordable, reliable locksmith services. 719-888-1998 19-4XU

MOWER AND SAW Shop 35 Years , Master Technician. Repairing Riding Mowers , Walk Behind Mowers, Trimmers, Chain Saws, All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667.com 19-4XU

 

Help Wanted

CARL’S JR IN WALSENBURG- 700 Main St is currently screening applicants for upcoming VERY BUSY travel season. Multiple positions to be filled. Apply in person, 9am-11am, 2pm-4pm daily. This is a VERY fast paced work environment. Stable history and references required. Immediate hire potential for well qualified applicants. No phone calls, please. 11-12XP

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE needs a part-time, professional, energetic, dependable assistant. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi-task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

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

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Position Summary: Under supervision of the County Road Superintendent, performs maintenance on County roads and bridges and other County property and other duties as assigned. Work involves performing semi-skilled tasks to maintain roads and bridges, culverts and cattle guards. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED.• Must have Class A CDL.• Must have three (3) years of road experience or relevant. • Must pass road equipment test at time of interview. • Knowledge of the methods, materials and road equipment operation, as well as care and basic maintenance. Working conditions:• Preforms work indoors (25%) and outdoors (75%). Most cabs are enclosed and may or may not have heating and air conditions units.• Temperature extremes depend upon weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. • Employee may be exposed to noise intermittently while operating equipment. • Employee may be exposed to intermittently body vibration while operating equipment.• Employee is exposed to normal hazards associated with equipment operation and driving perhaps in severe weather conditions and on hazardous terrain. • Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. • Performs work on even or uneven surface which could be on concrete, asphalt, or natural ground. Employee may be required to work inclined surfaces or ramps and may use a ladder. The working surface may be dry, wet or greasy. • Employee may work alone with or without direction, may work with one or two people, or with a large group of people. • Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: o Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen, physical and background check. o Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. o Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to Colfax County Manager’s office if you are intersted in applying for the positon, the deadline will be May 7, 2018. Mail to COlfax County HR Depatment, RE: Road Dept. Job Posting, PO BoX 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email topmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-2XU

HELP WANTED. $13 – $15 / HOUR for CERTIFIED FLAGGERS needed for year-long road construction project near Gardner on SH 69 starting May 2018. For info call Branson Traffic Control at 970-382-8761 or email at dbtcci@bresnan.net 18-4XP

NOXIOUS WEED TECHNICIAN The Spanish Peaks-Purgatoire River Conservation District (SPPRCD) will be hiring a seasonal, hourly Noxious Weed Technician for the 2018 season. Hourly Wage: $20. No benefits (i.e.: no paid vacation/sick time, health insurance or retirement package) Job Duration: June 11th 2018 through August 31st , 2018. Duty Station: Trinidad, CO (office location yet to be determined) Application Deadline: The application will consist of a submitted resume. Resumes are due by Tuesday May 29th to 3590 E. Main Street, Trinidad, CO 81082. Or you may submit them electronically via email to ssimmons@tamariskcoalitionl.org. Resumes must include the following: 1. Full legal name. 2. Current phone number and mailing address. 3. Email address. 4. Thoroughly address the applicant’s qualifications for this job as listed in the job duties, and required/desired qualifications outlined below. At-Will Employment: The Spanish Peaks-Purgatoire River Conservation District follows the doctrine of Employment-At- Will. As defined by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment: “Colorado follows the legal doctrine of “employment-at-will” which provides that in the absence of a contract to the contrary, neither an employer nor an employee is required to give notice or advance notice of termination or resignation. Additionally, neither an employer nor an employee is required to give a reason for the separation from employment. In Continental Airlines Inc. v. Keenan (1987), the Colorado Supreme Court recognized at-will employment in Colorado, and noted that there may be certain exceptions to the presumption of at-will employment.” Source: www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdle/employment-at-will. Supervision: The SPPRCD Noxious Weed Technician will be supervised by the Coordinator of the Purgatoire Watershed Weed Management Collaborative (PWWMC), with oversight from the SPPRCD Board of Directors. Job Duties 1. Job Duties Associated with Las Animas County: a. Treating (i.e. spraying) and mapping African rue populations in the Model area, as directed by the County Weed Coordinator, Bob Lucero b. Treating (i.e. spraying) and mapping noxious weeds in County Right-of- Ways (i.e. roadsides), as directed by the County Weed Coordinator, Bob Lucero c. Coordinating and reporting mapping data to the County Road and Bridge Director, Phil Dorenkamp 2. Implementing SPPRCD noxious weed landowner programs, to include: i. Landowner site visits ii. Identifying noxious weeds and mapping noxious weeds using Android-based mapping apps or GPS units iii. Marking project boundaries. iv. Plan development. v. Creating electronic project maps utilizing ArcMap vi. Compiling plans and maps for review by the SPPRCD Board of Directors. 3. Assisting the PWWMC Coordinator and/or SPPRCD District Technician with special projects associated with noxious weeds or land restoration 4. Coordinating with and reporting noxious weed mapping data to Las Animas County and the State of Colorado’s EDDMapsWest database. 5. Assist the PWWMC Coordinator with other duties as they arise Basic Position Requirements: 1. Must hold a valid Colorado Driver’s license. 2. Must be 18 years old at the time of application submission 3. Must be able to use a personal vehicle to some extent for work duties (all attempts will be made to provide a vehicle, but the use of a POV must be an option): a. Will be reimbursed $0.54/mile when using POV b. Must hold current full coverage or liability personal vehicle insurance 4. May be subject to a background check as part of the hiring process. 5. Will be subject to a drug test as part of hiring process 6. Will be subject to random drug testing during duration of employment 7. Must have the knowledge to effectively operate computers with a Microsoft Windows Operating system and Android-based tablets. Desired Qualifications: 1. Operation proficiency of various GPS units (Garmin, or tablet-based GPS apps) 2. Knowledge of how to use ArcGIS/ArcMap mapping software programs 3. Proficient identification skills regarding noxious weeds of Las Animas County 4. Knowledge of proper noxious weed control strategies (mechanical, chemical, cultural) 5. Good communication skills: Ability to effectively and positively work with landowners and project partners 6. Highly self-sufficient and responsible; able to accomplish quality work effectively and autonomously. Please address any questions regarding this job announcement to Shelly L. Simmons, PWWMC Coordinator: 719.469.2847 or ssimmons@tamariskcoalition.org. 20-2XU

HUERFANO COUNTY is accepting applications for a summer intern to support the Office of Land Use and Planning and the Office of Economic Development and Tourism. The intern will learn the basic functions of each office and participate in executing major projects. Applicants must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work as a member of a team. The position requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent by June 4, 2018. This is a 3 month long seasonal position. It is full time, no benefits, with a monthly salary of $1733. Drug testing and background check are required. Job description and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 29, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 20-2XU

HUERFANO COUNTY is accepting applications for a Waste Transfer Station Operator for the Huerfano County Transfer Station. This is a full time position with work at the waste transfer station in addition to various assignments in other departments (i.e. maintenance, janitorial, cattle guard crew). Applicants must be safety conscious; have experience as an equipment operator, working with a computer and cash register; and possess a valid Colorado driver’s license. This position requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Salary is $26k annually. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 29, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 20-2XU

DETENTION CENTER BOOKKEEPER/Administrative Assistant. Pay status, non exempt. Reports to: Detention Center Administrator. Salary depends on experience. Closing date: June 7, 2018. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in the detention center duties. Direct bookkeeping and clerical work daily. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • 2-4 years’ experience in direct bookkeeping or related field • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. • Ability to Operate QuickBooks, Microsoft Word, & Microsoft Excel. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. May be required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. • Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline Will Remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 20-4XU

RATON PUBLIC SCHOOL District is now accepting applications for a Secondary Family and Consumer Science Teacher for 2018-2019 school year. Certified Applicants must possess a valid NMPED licensure with a Family and Consumer Science endorsement; 3 years’ experience preferred. An interest in coaching is a plus. 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. 20-2XU

SPANISH PEAKS CHILD CARE Center is seeking two teacher positions for the summer. Must have early childhood experience and credentials. Please apply in person at 100 W. Spruce St.in Walsenburg (right next to the library). 20-2XU

COACHING POSITIONS for the 2018-2019 school year: Head & Asst. Varsity Football; Varsity Volleyball Asst.; Girls’ Bsktbll Asst.; Boys’ Bsktbll Asst.; Varsity Cheer Minimum qualifications: prior coaching experience, successful completion of CHSAA coaching exam and NFHS concussion course. Applications can be obtained from HR Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427. Questions may be directed to A.D. Greg King at 719-742-6410. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 20-2XU

SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR. Part-time work from home. Set own hours. Perfect for stay at home person. Need to be highly motivated to meet minimal target count per week. This is a contract job, paid by the piece. Must have good attention to detail and can handle heavy material. Email me a little about yourself, your experience sewing., why you’re interested in tis job, and contact info. rekbigtruck@gmail.com. 20-2X

CHAé ORGANICS COSMETICS MANUFACTURING. Full Time Research & Development Lab Technician. Entry Level Position. Responsibilities include compounding and batching of lab samples according to GMP compliance. Must possess research and reasoning abilities. Must have the ability to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing with basic proficiency in MS Excel and MS Word. Solid mathematical skills involving basic functions and percentages required. Must also possess excellent sanitation and organizational skills. Must be able to lift 40lbs. and stand for long periods of time. Background check required. For more details call (719) 695-5542. Pick up application in person at 23300 US Hwy 160, Walsenburg, CO or email resume to ricardo@chaemanufacturing.com. 21-1XP

CITY OF WALSENBURG is seeking members for Planning and Zoning / Board of Adjustments Planning and Zoning Board is seeking interested citizens for one Planning and Zoning Board / Board of Adjustments seats. C.R.S 31-23-203 specifies all members of the commission (Board) shall be residents of the municipality, that is, within current city limits. Planning and Zoning Board/Board of Adjustments members will play a vital role for Walsenburg residents by assuring the residents adhere to the guidelines set by City Council as well as ongoing growth within the city. Meetings are generally one per month. Personnel rules and terms of the office shall be per C.R.S. 31-23-203. Deadline for letters of intent is 12:00 noon, June 8 th , 2018. Please submit to the Deputy City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, Colorado 81089, or call for information 719-695-1031. 21-3XU

 For Rent

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

BEAUTIFUL AND HISTORIC  First Street, Raton. 1.) Santa Fe Cafe (pizza Parlour and Sub Shoppe) 2.) Fat Patty’s (formerly Hamburger Heaven) 3.) Retail Space( 2700 sq.ft, of wooden floors, 14 ft ceilings and a VIEW!) 4.) Small retail space (adjoining the Santa Fe Café. Could be gift shop or convenience store.) Call Jessica for Details. 505 309-1851. CHEAP…summer’s here! 15-3XP

LOCAL, SECURE indoor storage with drive-up access for business, residential, cars, boats, motorcycles. 719-406-0454. 20-2XP

COMMERCIAL SPACE for lease, 124 N. Main St in La Veta. Full service restaurant, tavern and two retail or office spaces. Call 719-742-3731 or 719-989-9135. 19-4XP

COTTAGE FOR RENT: 2 bedroom, mature adults, $550 plus utilities. 719-738-2149. 21-1XU

DUPLEX for rent in LaVeta 1 bedroom plus office 1.5 bath, small dog yard, East Field st. 625.00 water included, electric and wood heat. First, Last and Deposit. Available June 2 Call LaRissa 808-936-0663 21-1XP

 

Homes and Property for sale

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

HOME FOR SALE: Doublewide home to move to your site: 16′ flatbed bumper-pull trailer. Call 719-989-0527. 19-2XP

 

Vehicles

2006 Buick Lucerne CXL, Sedan, 3.8L V6, Leather, New tires, 1-owner #8420 $7,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Laredo, 4WD, 3.6L V6, Alpine, 63k miles! #8422 $17,450 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2010 Subaru Forester, AWD, Leather, Sunroof, 2.5X Premium, 1-owner #8419 $9,950 Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

Yard Sale

YARD SALE- on 937 1/2 W. 7th St. Saturday, May 26th. 10am-5pm. Ford Truck for sale along with furniture and household items. Will be postponed until June 2nd if raining. 21-1XP

HUERFANO COMMUNITY Bible Church is sponsoring a multi-family yard sale in the parking lot across from the church on May 26 from 7 am till ? 603 Leon Ave, Walsenburg. 21-1XU

History

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

 

Misc.

3/4” ROAD BASE, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-13XP

FREE ESSENTIAL OILS class and samples. Learn how to use safe and natural products, and take charge of your health and well being. Sat. May 26; 1 to 3. Daily Perks, 5th and Main in Walsenburg. Call Mike, 214-682-3779. 21-1XP

Pets

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Why 160. 19-4XU

For Sale

2016 POLARIS SLINGSHOT. 6,374 miles. Like new, red & black. $21,000 719-494-5961, after 11am 20-2XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST is having a Big Sale on DVD’s opem Monday to Saturday, 10am until 6pm; Sunday 1pm to 6pm. 111 West 4th St in Walsenburg. 21-TFN

Lien

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/1/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Chauntelle Brothers at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/1/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Rick Carther at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/1/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Crystal Castro at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 6/1/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Brian Messina at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 21-2XU

NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO STORAGE LIEN Pursuant to C.R.S. Section 38-21.5-101, notice is hereby given that the following property of Richard and Barbara Watts – Unit #45, whose last known address is PO Box 814, La Veta, CO 81055, which property was stored at Peakview Self Storage, 915 Cherry St., PO Box 646, La Veta, CO 81055 will sell or otherwise dispose of personal property on Saturday, June 9 th , 2018, at Peakview Self Storage, 915 Cherry St., La Veta, CO 81055. The storage unit contained the following property: Misc. Household Items – Abandoned. Published: May 24, 2018 & May 31, 2018. 21-2XU

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