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DIE HARD BATTERIES, & FRAM MOTOR OIL now at CarQuest! DIY oil change specials, 5 qts. Fram oil & CQ  Red filter, $20.99. 5 qts. Fram Synthetic oil & Prem. Filter, $25.99. High mileage deal,
5 qts. Fram Hi-Mile Oil & CQ Prem. Filter $ 22.99. Mobil 1 special, 5 qts. & prem. Filter, $33.99 Fram 15w40 diesel HD oil, $11.99 gl. Delo or DelVac 15w40 HD diesel oil, $14.99 gl. Sea Foam, 16oz. $6.98, Die Hard lawn &  garden batteries. We custom build hydraulic hoses. Rokon 2×2 trail, City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525. Order online and pick-up at the store,, “We support our local 4H kids.” Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-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

HAVE YOU BEEN EXPERIENCING BACKACHES, HEADACHES OR NUMEROUS OTHER CHRONIC PAIN? CranioSacral Therapy might be the answer. CranioSacral is a light-touch approach that can make dramatic improvements in your life. Or call for just a relaxing deep tissue massage. Gift Certificates available. For more information call Healing Arts Therapeutics 719-989-8747 today for an appointment. 38-TFN

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

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 19-TFN


Long Term Substitute Teaching Position . The Aguilar School District Re-6 is now accepting applications for a long-term substitute secondary teaching position.  The long-term substitute position dates are expected to be from August 03, 2021 thru September 14, 2021 (approximately 6 weeks is expected) New hires may be subject to a drug test and background check prior to employment.  For further information please contact the Principal, Elizabeth Jameson 719-941-4188 or email at  14-6XU

The Huerfano County Department of Human Services has a full time position opening in the Assistance payments unit.  This position determines eligibility for all categories of public assistance. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, two years of full time clerical or extensive public contact experience, excellent customer service skills, advanced computer skills and the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.  A complete job description and applications are available at 121 W 6th Street, Walsenburg, CO  81089 or by calling 719-738-2810 ext. 110.  Salary $28,000  yearly, negotiable D .O.E.  Drug testing and background checks are required.  HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer.  Applications must be received by April 30, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. 16-2XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Pueblo West, Colorado has an opening for a Member Services Representative I.  The successful candidate will be responsible for providing prompt, courteous, and reliable member service. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 30th, 2021. No phone calls. 16-1XU

Weatherford have an exciting opportunity in Trinidad, Colorado for a Mechanical Technician. This position involves travel and you would be required to go to sites and service, tune and carry out emission tests on engines. For more info and to apply please visit – 16-1XP

Huerfano School District RE-1 is accepting applications for the following positions. Maintenance  Supervisor, District Custodian, School Nurse Also accepting Substitute Teacher, Bus Driver, Cook, and Custodian applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or for details. Open until filled. EOE 15-2XU

The South Central Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work in Gardner, La Veta and Walsenburg.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background screening, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks.  Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit resume/application to the South Central Council of Governments office at 625 N. Polk Avenue in Walsenburg. CO.  15-12XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $30,000. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED.  A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule.
A copy of the Job Description and Application are available by contacting Human Resources at 719-738-3000 Ext. 205 or email Application will be accepted until position is filled.  Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.. 14-TFN
TOWN OF LA VETA  Deputy Clerk Position.  The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for a Deputy Clerk position.  Qualified candidate should have strong computer skills, (Microsoft word, Excel, Google Documents), organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. Must be self-motivated and organized, must be bondable and able to become a Notary.  This position is a full-time position with benefits. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer.  Salary will depend on experience. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 209 S. Main Street, La Veta, Colorado or on the Towns website, .  Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall or by mail to Town of La Veta, P.O. Box 174, La Veta, Colorado, 81055 by 5:00 p.m. on April 23, 2021. 14-3XU

The City of Walsenburg is hiring for the position of Water/Sewer Supervisor. We require at least four years of experience; must possess a Colorado Commercial Driver’s License Class “B”; must possess Water Distribution Operator and Wastewater Collections Level “B” Certifications.  Pay is negotiable based on experience.  For a complete application packet, contact Human Resources at or call 719-695-1034. 14-3XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits with a starting base wage of $34,928.80. A copy of the Job Description and Application are available by contacting Human Resources at 719-738-3000 Ext. 205 or email Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 37-TFN­

Accounting/Bookkeeping. Part-time position in Walsenburg. Must be skilled in A/R processes. Candidate must be knowledgeable in accrual  accounting and comfortable with customer service and sales environments. 10-TFN


COLFAX COUNTY Is hiring for the position of: SOLID WASTE/ROAD. Pay Status:Non-Exempt. Reports to  Road Supervisor. Salary: $25,562-$38,344. Date Close-until filled. Position Summary:
under generaldirection of the county manager, supervise all activites of subordinates  pertaining to the solid waste and road department.  Job duties- minimum qualifications: A High School Diploma or GED Must have a Valid Driver’s license, CDL Preferred . Must be able to pass equipment test at time of interview. Knowledge of the methods, materials, and road operation, as well as care and basic maintenance of equipment. Working conditions:  Primary work is outdoors, under various weather conditions with exposure to sun, heat, wind, and rain, at times.  Cab may or may not have air condition units.  Temperature extremes depend on weather conditions.  Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts, and mists.   Performs work on uneven or even surfaces which could be concrete, asphalt or natural ground.  The working surface may be dry, wet, or greasy.  Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours.   SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, background check, medical examination, and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County.
Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s license and retain valid license while employed in this position.
Please submit resume or application to County HUMAN RESOURCES dEPT. if you are interested in applying for the positon, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM  87740, or email Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 12-TFN

The CITY OF RATON will accept applications from qualified applicants for the position of Aquatic Center Director.  Applications and a complete job description may be picked up at the Raton Municipal Building at 224 Savage Avenue or obtained online at  Applicants shall include a summary of relevant job experience, education and qualifications.  The position classification is full-time administrative with a salary range of $33,280 to $40,560, dependent on experience and qualifications.   Statements of Interest/Applications for the position shall be accepted until 4:00 pm on April 22, 2021.  For more information contact Cyndi Parker, HR Director at (575) 445-9551 or The City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer with excellent benefits and retirement package.15-2XU

colfax county has the position available-Certified or Uncertified Deputy. Pay Status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Un-certified $29,994 Certified $43,362. Date Close Until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or GED. Must be at least 21 years of age. WORKING CONDITIONS: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE:The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. Must be able to pass a physical agility test. Employee must comply with the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County, and the County Sheriff’s Office. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s Office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s Office, RE: Sheriff’s Office job posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email or visit our website and find detailed job description and benefit package. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 32-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY Position available Detention    Correct- ional Officer-Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention CenterAdministrator. 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.•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 bsamora@co. colfax., or visit our website Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  30-TFN


Free to caring, responsible homes.  Adult Cats. Affectionate, Social, Healthy, House trained, neutered.  If interested, call: 719-766-6184.  Please leave a message.12-TFN

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

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

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


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

Established turn-key gift shop (Desert Expressions) in La Veta, Co. for sale.  Profitable, successful 22-year-old business.  Extensive inventory including jewelry, metal yard art, knives, home decor, furniture, leather items, clothing, and more.  Includes furnishings and displays. 719-742-3608 14-6XP


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.  13-TFN

For Sale- 1999 Mallard recreational trailer in excellent condition.  See at 518 N. Hooper Ave in Walsenburg, or call 719-251-5800. 16-1XP

FOR SALE- Jayco preceptual Motorhome. 31-foot, top notch condition.  Mileage at 8,400 Call Doris at 719-639-4541. 16-4XP

LAND FOR SALE by owner. 1.78 acres in Navajo Ranch, beautiful views of the Huajatollas, 5 minutes off 160. County maintained road. $18,000, Interested call Sue at 970-231-1988 14-4XP

BEDROOM SET, brown, leather love seat and recliner, dishes, dinette set, housewares, many books.  Can be seen at 917 Willis St. La Veta. Call 719-859-7007. 14-3XP


Residential properties for rent starting at $600 per month. Studio apartments, 1-bedroom apartments, 2-bedroom apartments, 1- and 2-bedroom houses. Some pets accepted at some locations. Please call and let us know what you need.
719-738-3827 – Bill 5-TFN

Two mobile homes for rent. 2.5 BR, 1.5 bath, $650 per month. 1BR, 1 bath, $550 per month. First, last and deposit required for both.  Washer/dryer, water and trash pickup included.  No pets.  Call 719-742-3863 oe 719-989-0779. 16-3XP


Looking to buy 1995 GMC Sierra 1500 for parts or whole truck, running or not.  Please contact 719-738-2633 16-1XU

WANTED:  reloading supplies-bullets, primers, dies, brass, presses, unopened powder, etc.  Please call 719-989-7056. 16-4XP


Raton Public Service has issued a RFP for Purchase Power Supply of the City of Raton. Notice of Intent due April 26, 2021, Proposals Due at Raton Public Service Office 5:00 pm May 10, 2021. Qualified respondents please contact David Piancino at for RFP Packet 15-2XU