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classifieds for August 15, 2012


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Disc Brake pads, $10.99 and up. DIY oil change specials: 5 qts. Pennzoil and a Carquest red filter, $20.99, 5 qts. Pennzoil Platinum Synthetic Oil and a Bosch Premium filter, $32.99, Quaker State oil, buy 3 qts., get 2 free. Window tint film in stock. 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. Motor oil and hydraulic oil available by the 55 gal. drum. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST ” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; plumbing repairs; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call Jim 989-7853. 01-TFN

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

THE gathering place – Drop off your laundry & ironing. Need a break? Let The Ladies at The Gathering Place do it for you! 903 S Oak, La Veta. Tues – Sat, 7-4. 719-742-3567. 20-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

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

MEDICAL MARIJUANA Evaluations. Call 719-544-0009. Pro MDs. 12-TFN

GRANDPA’S & GRANDMA’S – 50% off jewelry, old toys, some glassware, and much more. Popcorn machine with stand, commercial ice tea brewer and church pews. 33-2XP

PAPERBACK TRADING POST: videos, used books, Greyhound bus station. SPECIALS: Rent 3 new releases, get 4th one for 25¢; All VHS rentals $1 for 5 days, rent 4 and get the 5th one for free; All old DVD’s $2 for 5 days, rent 4 get the 5th on for free. Hours 10am-8pm Mon-Thurs. 10am-9pm Fri-Sat. and 1-8pm on Sun. 738-1692, 111 W 4th St. 33-4XU

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

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

ABSOLUTE DRAINS: Have a clog? We can clean and unclog any drains you have! We also do plumbing repairs and excavation work, so we can repair broken sewer lines in your yard and install cleanouts outside. We work 7 days a week with 24 hour emergency service. CALL TODAY – 719-240-8866. 22-TFN

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


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. 30-TFN

DEPUTY: THE TOWN OF LA VETA is accepting applications for a P.O.S.T. certified peace officer, deputy’s position. Minimum qualifications are; must be 21 years of age, high school diploma or G.E.D. Certificate, valid drivers licenses, no felony convictions, average or above physical condition. Salary range $27,000.00 to 32,000.00 depending on experience, plus benefits. Minimal relocation allowance. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and physical. Resume must accompany application. Call (719) 742-3631 or download at www. Applications will be taken until position is filled. Applications are available at La Veta Town Hall, 111 West Moore, La Veta, CO. EOE. Posted: August 13, 2012, Published: August 16,23,30, 2012. Laurie L. Erwin. 33-3XU

APPLICATOR TECHNICIAN: Huerfano County Government is seeking applications for the position of “Applicator Technician”. This position is responsible for the spraying of identified noxious weeds is part time seasonal beginning September 1, 2012 and terminates on or around October 2012. The work week is 32 hours at an hourly rate of $15.00 per hour. The application and job description are available at the Huerfano County Courthouse, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday excluding holidays. Applications will be accepted until August 24th at 4:00 p.m. 33-1XU

Nurse/Clinician Located in Trinidad and Walsenburg. LPN or RN with 3 years experience in psychiatric/mental health setting; no shift work. Full-time. Excellent fringes. Salary DOE, includes rural salary incentive. Relocation assistance available. Open until filled. Spanish Peaks Behavioral Health Centers, 417 South Indiana, Trinidad, CO 81082. More at EOE, M/F. 32-2XU

VACANCY NOTICE – COUNSELOR – 2012-2013 School Year, Trinidad High School. Qualifications: MA Degree, Copy of Current Colorado License – properly endorsed, 3 years of teaching experience required. Send application, current resume and transcripts to: Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple St, Trinidad, CO 81082. Deadline: Open. EOE. 29-5XU


715 W 6TH, WALSENBURG, brick home with fenced yard, 2 car garage, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement, W/D hook up, $600.00/mo, lease & deposit required, NO PETS. Call: 742-3180. 33-4XU

111 CHAFFEE, WALSENBURG – cute stucco house, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, laundry room, nice fenced yard, $500/month. 1 yr lease & deposit required. NO PETS. Call: 742-3180. 33-4XU

1 BR/1 BA APARTMENT with fenced yard, gazebo and garage, partially furnished, utilities included, $500/month. References and deposit required. Available Sept 1, can see after Aug 15. Call 719-289-6272. 32-TFN

A-FRAME: 1 bedroom, no laundry, close to town 3 miles west of Walsenburg on 160. $400/mo plus gas and electric. Pets ok with first and last month rent damage deposit. 720-281-5257 anytime. 31-TFN

2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH, cute, clean, updated, new carpet & paint. $500/mo & $500 deposit. Application. 719-250-2359.

3 BR, 1 BA HOUSE FOR RENT at 116 Pinon. $600 rent – $350 deposit. Owner pays water/sewer. NO PETS. Section 8 ok. Call 738-3689. 33-4XP

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

ONE BEDROOM, ONE BATH house, cute and clean, with huge enclosed yard at 118 W 9th in Walsenburg. Washer and dryer. $475 plus deposit. Outside pets only. Ask for Jim Roberts, 719-738-1732. 27-9XP

ONE BEDROOM, ONE BATH HOME for rent in Walsenburg. NO PETS. Call 719-738-2826

HOUSE FOR RENT BY NAVAJO. Three bedroom, two bath, big porch and very private. $500/mo plus deposit. ALSO, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, $400/mo plus deposit. Call 720-309-8676. 29-4XP

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

HOME FOR RENT: 501 Elder, 2 bedroom, 1 bath. Modular home, $500/month plus deposit. NO PETS. Call Sara, 719-240-0731 for more information.

CLEAN, QUIET ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT in Walsenburg with washer and dryer included. Close to downtown. $375/mo. 719-250-2359 Call for application. 38-TFN

3 BR/ 1 BA HOUSE FOR RENT at 603 1/2 W 7th, Walsenburg. $450/mo / $450 deposit. Renter pays utilities, landlord pays garbage. NO PETS, NO Section 8. Call 719-989-0527.

QUIET, PEACEFUL AND SAFE one-bedroom apartment in Walsenburg. All utilities included – cable, free wifi, coin-op laundry, BBQ area. One small pet with deposit. Prefer older renters. 719-738-3827. 31-4XP


HAUL YOUR OWN WATER to 35 acres, 3 miles NW of Walsenburg.  Older, 3 br mobile home. Power, phone, septic, fenced, outbuildings, trees, and rocks. Owner financing. $77,000. 719-240-6859. 32-8XU


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

UKC/AKC REGISTERED AMERICAN RAT TERRIER, standing at stud. call 408-836-9906. 31-4XP

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


PIANO, VOICE, GUITAR, violin and drums (Walsenburg area). Children and adults, private or group. Competitive prices. Twenty years teaching experience. College degree in music. 719-248-8398. 32-4XP


NOTICE OF LIEN SALE – Notice is hereby given that on 8-20-12 the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal perperty of Michael Sheldon at the Walsenburg Mini Storage is listed as Miscellaneous items. 31-3XU


NURSE ASSISTANT CLASS starting soon. Classes are held at the Spanish Peaks Outreach Clinic on Kansas Ave on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 5 pm – 9 pm from Sept 4 to Nov 7. Call 719-890-0334 for information and application. Application deadline is Aug 31.


LOCAL LA VETA FARMERS’ MARKET: every Thursday, 4-7pm, LV Library lawn. Local produce, arts, crafts, music. Got extra garden goods, arts/crafts, call Marta 742-6053. 32-6XU

WALSENBURG – a history by Dorothy Ree. 233 pp. 91 photos. $19.95 plus $4 shipping and 58¢ tax if a Colorado resident. Send check to Walsenburg Mining Museum, POB 134, Walsenburg, CO  81089. 31-4XU


LAST CHANCE – Going out of Business sale at Rondo’s Black Derby at Knight’s Inn. 22808 US Hwy 160. Sat, 8-5.

FINAL SALE – MOVING: Furniture, bookcases, desks, recliners, beds, 500 VCR films, thousands of FREE items! 9am-4pm, Fri & Sat. Aug 17 & 18. 18800 US Hwy 160 across from entrance to Navajo, halfway between La Veta and Walsenburg. 33-1XP

Visit the PAPERBACK TRADING SHOPPER Scrubs, clothing all sizes, back packs, Dickies, coats, shoes, stereos, TV’s, furniture, jewelry, silver & brass, and much more. Summer clothing 50% off. Fri-Sat, 9am-4pm. 111 W 4th. 738-1692. 32-2XU

YARD SALE: 217 W Cedar. Starting at 9am – ? Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Lots of kids clothes, toys, furniture, etc. Everything must go. Followed by every weekend until everything is gone. 33-1XP

GARAGE SALE: 606 CHEROKEE, in Navajo Resort just west of the water office. Fri & Sat, 8-? Too much to list. 33-1XP