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Classifieds for August 2, 2012


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GRANDPA & GRANDMA’S THIS & THAT: 50% off on pictures, old toys, jewelry and much, much more. 31-1XU

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

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

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

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
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

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

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

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


VACANCY NOTICE – COACHING POSITIONS. Head Volleyball Coach – THS, Jr. Varsity Volleyball, Freshman Volleyball Coach. Submit letter of interest to: Dorothy Stelitano, Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple St, Trinidad, CO 81082. Deadline: August 10, 2012. EOE. 29-5XU

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

CAREER OPPORTUNITY for person with very strong computer skills and accounting knowledge.  Above average compensation package. Call Sue at 738-1840 for an interview. 31-3XU

TEACHERS AND COACHES -Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for two teacher positions ~ Upper Elementary Teacher for Gardner School 5th-8th and Elementary Teacher for Peakview School (5th Grade). Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for the following coaching positions at John High School: Head Golf Coach, Volunteer Football Coaches, and Volunteer Volleyball Coaches; Volunteer Football Coach at Peakview School; Head Volleyball Coach and Volunteer Volleyball Coach at Gardner School. 30-2XU

INSTRUCTIONAL AIDE -Huerfano School District is accepting applications for an Instructional Aide at John Mall High School and Gardner. Qualfiications: must have 48 college credits or pass the Para-Pro Assessment to be highly qualified. See district website for further details ( Apply at the Admin Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg. Deadline: open until filled EOE
Secretary/Bookkeeper. Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for a part-time Secretary/Bookkeeper. Apply at Admin Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg. Deadline: open until filled. EOE. 31-2XU

Substitutes – Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for Substitute Teachers, Substitute Secretaries, Substitute Custodians, Substitute Cooks, and Substitute Bus Drivers. Apply at Admin Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg. Deadline: open until filled. EOE. 31-2XU

MANAGER: Opening for Manager of A&W at Acorn Travel Plaza. Salary position plus benefits. Submit application with ID & social security card at Acorn Travel Plaza. Shell Station I-25, exit 52. 31-1XU.

CARL’S JR is currently screening for various positions: Biscuit cook (seeking mature, early morning risers {2 positions}), Cashiers (nights and weekends are a must {4 positions}). Must be hard working, reliable with a solid work history. Candidates MUST be flexible in scheduling availability. This is a ZERO tolerance employer for drugs/alcohol. Sutdents maintaining high GPA are encouraged to apply. Positions will be filled IMMEDIATELY for qualified candidates. Apply in person @ 700 Main St., Walsenburg. 719-738-1002 or contact Fred Partee General Manager @ 720-297-6216. 30-2XP

VACANCY NOTICE – SECONDARY BAND ASSISTANT – 3 hrs. SECONDARY CHORUS – 1 hr, 2012-2013 School Year, Trinidad Middle School, Trinidad High School, Send letter of interest to: Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple, Trinidad, CO 81082, Deadline: Open until filled. EOE. 31-1XU

VACANCY NOTICE – 2012-2013 SCHOOL YEAR. TEACHERS: (1) English Teacher-THS, Counselor-THS, 1 year Substitute Science Teacher- THS, Mathematics -THS
Submit Application, Transcripts, valid Colorado License with proper endorsement, and Resume for teaching positions. Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple St, Trinidad, CO 81082. Deadline: August 6, 2012. EOE. 31-1XU

PART-TIME BOOKKEEPING POSITION – must be self-motivated, experience required. Send resume to: Bookkeeper, General Delivery, Walsenburg, CO 81089 23-TFN

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


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

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.

Single family home with garage, 2br/1ba, laundry room, off-street parking. Water/sewer/trash paid. Centrally located. $575 month/$575 deposit. NO PETS. 738-6390, please leave message. 27-TFN

CLEAN 2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH home on large corner lot. New kitchen appliances & washer /dryer. $575/ mo, $475 deposit. Will give $50 per month off rent for 1 year lease and on time payment. Call 719-859-5687. 27-TFN

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

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

HOUSE, 3BR, 1BA, laundry room, quiet neighborhood, large trees, $550/mo, $550/deposit.  NO PETS. Section 8 Okay. 719-738-6390. 31-TFN

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

“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. 23-TFN

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


HOUSE FOR SALE: 214 E. Ryus, La Veta. Nice 2 story, garage, w/ studio rental, deer, fruit trees, big yard, close to Main St. See at Asking $145k – make offer. Call 831-801-9261 or email info@laveta 26-14XP


ADORABLE KITTEN FREE to loving home: 8 week old black and white long-haired female is very playful, litter box trained and has had first vaccinations. Will bring her own bed, food and litter box. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 31-2XP

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

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

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


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

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE – Notice is hereby given that on 8-03-12 the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal perperty of Dorothy Ortivez at the Walsenburg Mini Storage is listed as Miscellaneous items. 29-3XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on August 3, 2012 at 11AM, the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at PAPERBACK TRADING POST, 111 W 4th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, storage unit #43 on the day of the sale. List of property is: knick knacks, weight bench, lamps, 15 boxes, dresser, tools, chair, stereo, area carpet, computer monitor, chain saw. Storage unit #43 was occupied by Daniel Griffith. 27-3XU


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

QUEEN MEMORY FOAM BED, like new, $300. Electric treadmill, $25. Water skies, $25. Lawn mower, $40.  Older roter tiller, $10. (2) 2015-15 tires, $20. (1) 225-25 tire, $10. Call 719-422-1861. 31-1XP

GREAT LITTLE TRACTOR: Yanmar 36 hp, 4wd, starts and runs great. 37 hours since refurbished. Comes with loader, blade, grader & log splitter. Asking $15,000. Call 719-742-3220 and ask for Jim.


YARD SALE: Everything must go. Friday & Saturday, Aug 3rd & 4th, 8-4, Refrigerator/freezer, books, movies, games, jewelry, walker, GPS system, car seat, Beanie Babies, scrubs, clothing. Too many items to mention. 509 W 9th St.

Moving – entire household goes. Pool table and piano, too! Lots of free items. 9 am – 4 pm, Friday & Saturday. August 3 & 4. 18800 US H wy 160, across from Navajo. 31-1XP

YARD SALE: 310 E Spruce, Sat, Aug 4, 9am-3pm. Little bit of everything. 31-1XP

YARD SALE: Sat & Sun, 8am-4pm at 302 W 4th St., Walsenburg. Clothes, tools, misc., kitchen items, something for everyone.

VEZZANI WAREHOUSE SALE: Craftman 42” snow blade, 1983 Chrysler, 1976 Camping Trailer, organ, washer & dryer, furniture, dishware, bedding, numerous other items. East of I-25 at 316 Highway 10.  August 3rd & August 4th, 8am – 6pm. 31-1XP

GARAGE SALE: 900 W Cedar, Walsenburg. Fri. Aug 3rd and Sat. Aug 4th from 8am – 2pm. Multi-family. 31-1XP

REALLY, REALLY BIG YARD SALE: antiques, tools, misc items.  Saturday only, 8am – 4pm at 625 Kansas Ave, Walsenburg. 31-1XP

YARD SALE: This Sat and Sun, 8am-1pm. Pool table, clothes, boots, dishes and many miscellaneous items. 110 Garland in La Veta. 31-1XP

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.


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.


Looking for any pictures, documents or other historical information about the MT.MESTAS MEMORIAL MONUMENT or any of the 63 men named on the Monument located near Walsenburg, Co. How, where and when they died in World War II? Website: / Email: info@MtMestasMemo / Phone: 831-801-9261 / Mail: Gary Smith, 1130 Fremont Blvd, Suite 105-182, Seaside, Ca. 93955. 24-3XP

Trustee resigns position

Town now accepting letters of interest for vacancy by E.E.Mullens LA VETA — Citing an upcoming medical procedure and the subsequent recuperation period, La Veta

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