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Classifieds for April 12, 2012


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Mountain Harmony Market–Featuring Local Products: Chae Organics “Toxic Free” products (La Veta, CO). Try their Lotions, cleaners and lip balms! Heirloom Seeds packed by Earth Mountain Education Farm (Weston, CO). Seeds adapted to our climate! Herbal Teas formulated by Bella of Moutain Spirit Healing (Gardner, CO). We also offer the best selection of supplements, herbs and vitamins in Huerfano County. Check us out! 321 W. 7th St. Walsenburg 719-738-2436. 12-TFN

GOT CREOSOTE? Annual chimney inspections and cleaning. Troubleshooting.  Chimmey relining.  CSIA certified. NCSG Member. Insured. Licensed. Call Wahatoya Chimney. 719-859-4678. 11-8XP

Disc Brake pads, $10.99 and up. DIY oil change specials: 5 qts. Castrol GTX and a Carquest red filter, $20.99, 5 qts. Castrol Hi-Mileage Oil and a Bosch Premium filter, $24.99, Pennzoil High-Mileage motor oil, $4.49 qt., Pennzoil Platinum Synthetic Oil, $5.99 qt. Lawn & Garden batteries, Motorcycle & ATV batteries in stock. Air conditioning Supplies, R134 & R12 freon replacement, A/C conditioner & stop leak now in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made for all types of equipment. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST ” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525 37-TFN

MIKE’S COFFEE BARN – Serving lattes, cappuccinos, fresh donuts, quesadillas & free WIFI. Open six days a week: Mon-Sat. 304 W. 7th. 738-3318 09-TFN

ABSOLUTE DRAINS Have a clog? Slow drain? Fast, Same Day Affordable service. Excavation. 24/7 emergency service. 15 years of experience. Call the Pros, TODAY. Absolute Drains. 719-240-8866. 10-TFN

CARPET PROBLEMS? Burns, stains, tears, re-stretches, small installs. Maybe I can help. Call John Lockamy. 719-742-3288. 03-TFN

LOOKING FOR PEACE OF MIND? FREE essures & vasectomies. FREE mammograms & pap smears. Call 738-5200. The Outreach Clinic of SPRHC. 129 Kansas. 07-TFN

RAMBLER 66 SERVICE is now buying: junk cars, scrap metal, copper, brass, aluminum, etc. TOP PRICE 729 Main St. Walsenburg 989-0850 04-TFN

EXCAVATION – Great rates. Backhoe and tractor work. Septic, cisterns, trench work, foundations, brush hog, driveway work. Call Joe at 719-989-7255. 21-TFN

MEDICAL MARIJUANA Evaluations. Call 719-544-0009. Pro MDs.

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; plumbing repairs; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call Jim 989-7853.

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

FREE APPLIANCE & METAL scrap pick up in Walsenburg, $10 La Veta, nominal fees elsewhere. Responsible recycling of vehicle batteries, appliances, metal and electronic equipment (no monitors). Call 989-0439.

SOUTHERN COLORADO CLEANING: Providing Southern Colorado with professional cleaning services at an unbeatable price! Specializing in carpet cleaning, window cleaning, yard work and janitorial & maid services. Visit our website at www.southerncolorado and give us a call at 719-334-4135. 12-TFN

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


Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for a High School English Teacher,
Elementary/Middle School Teachers for Gardner School (rural school) and Elementary Teacher for Peakview School. Call 719-738-1520 or email dmartinez@huerfano Deadline: open until filled. EOE.

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1 will be accepting applications for the 2011-2012 school year for: Special Education Teacher, Trinidad Middle School. Qualifications: 1. M.A. Degree, 2. Valid Colorado Certificate –with Special Education endorsement. Submit application form, resume, transcripts and copy of certificate/license to: Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple, Trinidad, CO 81082. DEADLINE: Until filled. EOE 14-4XU

AGING DIRECTOR South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging Director. Full-time professional planning and administrative position as Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging Director. Responsible for program management and oversight in areas of senior site meals, meals on wheels, and in-home service programs. Directs grant administration and ensures program compliance with State and Federal regulations. Qualifications: Degree in public admin., sociology or equivalent work experience. Gerontology experience is preferred. Excellent Communication and computer application skills required. Supervisory experience. Administration of multiple program requirements and budget experience. Some travel required. Salary DOE. Applications available at Colorado Workforce Centers in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties. Job posting closes on 4/16/12 at noon.

HOUSING SPECIALIST: South Central Council of Governments Housing Specialist: This position serves under the direction of the Housing Director. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Must have a working knowledge of construction procedures and building codes, legal aspects of residential mortgage requirements, financial, budgetary, and grant application matters. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Position requires oversight of federal grant compliance, construction inspection, progress payments, contractor complaint resolution, and contract closeout documents. Must be able to recommend acceptance of and provide assistance to applicants in preparing CDBG/ HOME/HPG and other application forms and grants. Must have computer skills to include knowledge of Excel, Word, and Peachtree accounting system. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree is preferred, or two years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Possess or obtain a current SAFE Act Mortgage Loan Origination License. Compensation: Salary $29K – $35K, DOE + benefits. For an application and complete job description contact the Colorado Workforce Center in Trinidad or in Walsenburg. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center. Deadline: Friday, April 13, 2011 at 12:00 Noon. 12-3XU

RECEPTIONIST – Chiropractic office looking for a receptionist. Must be friendly, vibrant, enthusiastic, detail oriented, able to multi-task, type well and have a professional apearance. Position involves some daily bookkeeping, insurance claim processing and computer knowledge. References required. Accepting resumes at Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th St. Walsenburg. Apply in person. 12-TFN


THE WALSENBURG HOUSING AUTHORITY is accepting applications for a three bedroom trailer and a 3 bedroom house out in the country: rent $450 and $550, security deposity $400. Apply at The Walsenburg Housing Authority office, 220 Russell Ave, Walsenburg, CO. Questions, call 719-738-2720.

HOUSE FOR RENT – 314 N Albert, cute cottage, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, partially furnished, including dishwasher and microwave. $675 per month, $600 deposit. No Section 8. Call 925-858-9626.

THE SPANISH PEAKS APARTMENTS is accepting applications for 2 and 3 bedroom apartments.  We pay water, sewer & trash, you pay gas & electricity. Utilities are super reasonable. Security deposit: $400, payable in 3 payments. Cats okay with pet deposit. Call for details today, 738-2720 or stop in & pick up an application at 220 Russell Ave, Walsenburg, CO (one block east of Subway). 14-3XU

The Walsenburg Housing Authority is accepting applications for 1, 2, 3, & 4 bedroom units. Rent is based on income. For more details, please call 719-738-2720. An application can be picked up at 220 Russell Ave, Walsenburg, CO.

HOUSE FOR RENT IN WALSENBURG – Two bedroom, full basement. $500 per month, 1st & last month plus $350 security deposit. NO PETS. Call 719-251-2752.

STUDIO & ONE BEDROOM – $295 per month and up. Free cable TV and laundry.  Mature Adults. Call 738-2149. 30-TFN

RENT TO OWN: Two bedroom home with washer/dryer hookups and fenced back yard. $600 deposit and $425 a month. Renter pays ALL utilities. 802 Kansas Ave. 738-3654. 14-3XP

HOUSE, 3BR, 1BA, laundry room, quiet neighborhood, large trees, $600/mo, $600/deposit.  NO PETS. Section 8 Okay. 719-738-6390. 31-TFN

“SENIORS” 50+ studios and 1-bedroom. Free cable TV and laundry facilities. Call 738-2149.­ 33-TFN

ROGERS APARTMENTS, 1 Bdrm apartments starting at $300 mo. Washer/dryer on property. Deposit required. No pets. Utilities furnished. 738-2873.

LA VETA HOUSE: 1 bedroom, 1 bath plus basement, stove, fridge. Water, trash, half of gas paid. One block from Main Street. Neat & clean. $400/mo. 509-329-8460. Collect calls accepted. 47-TFN

ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT for rent in Walsenburg, close to downtown in quiet building. $325 per month plus deposit. Call 719-250-2359 for application. 38-TFN


MUST SEE RECENTLY UPDATED open concept. 2 br – 1 ba/study and sunporch. Appliances included. 57 acres including barn.  Serious inquires ONLY. $165,000. Negotiable by appointment only. Phone 719-248-6721, or 719-561-2008. 47-TFN


For Sale as package or separately: Ford F250 4×4 1993 with only 72,250 miles! 2006 Keystone Cougar 5th Wheel 244EFS.
Both in very good condition. Buy them both for $19,500 or will split! Call and let’s deal! 719-742-5208 or 719-651-2332.

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN book, 331 p. 91 photos. $19.95 + $1.58 + $4 if mailed. Write check to Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg, CO 81089.  For delivery, 719-738-2840. Book sales at the Museum Saturdays late morning to early afternoon. 12-1XP

Complete 50 gallon hydroponics system $375, Craftsman 8.5 HP Roto Tiller $385, Craftsman 177 cc electric-start snow blower $385, Jones Mansfield R-19 encapsulated batt insulation 4.5 bundles (88sq ft/bundle) $175, 36″ shop fan $125, Infrared Charbroil grill w/bottle, rotisserie, & cover $250, 1800/1500 Watt Coleman generator $250, Huskey tool box for full size pickup $100 call 719-289-6272. 15-1XU

JERSEY HEIFERS for sale. 719-588-0248

BID INVITATION: Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting bids for the follow ing: 1992 Chevy Truck. Please contact Transportation Director Gary Vigil for further details at 738-1330. Huerfano School District Re-1 reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Deadline:  April 16th, 4:00 PM (bids will be opened at 4:15 PM, Administration Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg). 14-2XU

WARM, INVITING, REMODELED 14×60 mobile home. 2 bedroom, new cabinets and counters. $9,900. Call 719-738-2412 or 719-557-9263. 04-12XP

OLD PAWN NAVAJO Men’s watch band- Silver and turquoise. Beautiful. See photo of it on page 2. 738-1415. 14-TFN


STUD SERVICE: Decker American Rat Terrier available for stud service. Registered with the UKC and National Rat Terrier Register. Price as per private contract. 408-836-9906. 14-4XP

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

DO YOU HAVE A PET to spay or neuter? We have funds available to help subsidize ­the cost of spaying or neutering. Call us to see if you qualify for this subsidy. Los Huerfanos Animal Welfare Association through Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic. 738-2303. 28-TFN


NURSE AIDE CLASS May 18 – June 23 in Walsenburg.  For information and application, call 719-890-0334 or 719-248-6914. 11-6XP


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