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classifieds for August 29, 2013


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DIY oil change special, 5 qts. of Castrol GTX conventional oil and C-Q Red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Castrol High-mileage oil
And C/Q Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Castrol Edge Synthetic Oil and Bosch Premium filter, $32.99 Sta-Bil fuel Stabilizer, 16oz. bottle, $6.99 Terra-Cair DEF Diesel exhaust fluid $4.99 gl. Hydraulic hoses custom made, Hydraulic fluids in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 37-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

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

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-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. 01-TFN

MIKE’S COFFEE BARN Lattes, cappuccinos, fresh donuts, quesadillas & free WIFI. 304 W. 7th. 738-3318 09-TFN

ANYTHING & EVERYTHING – lawnwork, remodels, roofing, handy man needs, repairs & maintenance. Call Doug at 719-890-0364. 26-4XU


The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for the full-time position of Street and Alley Maintenance Technician. All offers of employment shall be make contingent on passing a physical examination by a qualified physician, and substance abuse testing as required by local, state or federal regulations. Applicants should have a valid and current driver’s license. Complete job description/requirements can be obtained at City Hall. Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday–Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. or by calling (719) 738-1048. DEADLINE for returning applications to the City Clerk is 4:00 p.m. August 30th, 2013 The City is ADA and EOE employer. 34-2XU

CARL’S JR, 700 Main is accepting applications/ interviewing for the following positions: (3) day cashiers, (3) night cooks, (2) night cashiers. Must have stable work history and references. This is a ZERO TOLERANCE employer for drugs/alcohol. Apply in person from 9-11 am and 2-4pm. 34-2XP

LIBRARY ASSISTANT The La Veta Public Library is looking for a part-time (4 days per week) Library Assistant to join a creative and community-minded team. We are looking for someone who is literate, detail-oriented, and energetic, who enjoys working with people, has strong computer skills and a great sense of humor. Please email for a full position description. Resumes and cover letters are due September 4 by 5:30pm. The Library hopes to fill this position by September 13, 2013. 34-2XU

City of Walsenburg is seeking members for Planning and Zoning / Board of Adjustments. Planning and Zoning Board is seeking interested citizens for two 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, September 30th, 2013. Please submit to the City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, Colorado 81089, or call for information 738-1048. 34-2XU

LIBRARY ASSISTANT Spanish Peaks Library has a position open for a Library Assistant, 25 hours/week, to provide assistance to library patrons of all ages and abilities. This position requires at least a high school diploma and basic computer skills; knowledge of the community and previous library experience preferred. Position requires working every other Saturday and Sunday. Please call (738-2774) or come in to obtain an application and receive a copy of the job description. 34-1XU


BEAUTIFUL RETAIL/ OFFICE SPACE near downtown Walsenburg for rent. Call 719-74 2-3400 for details. 18-TFN

TWO BEDROOM TRAILER, large fenced in yard. 824 W 8th Street, close to City Park. Call 719-989-7989 for information. 35-4XP

AVAILABLE SEPT 1ST Charming 2 bedroom, 1 bath, utility room w/ washer/dryer. Basement with large room, lots of storage. Nice yard. Call for appointment. 719-641-0285.

3 bdrm, 3ba house with 2400sf. of character on large lot; garage, workshop, guest cottage/playhouse, spectacular 360 views; near schools, library, and shopping. Updated kitchen incl. all appliances. Water/sewer pd. $750./mo.. good credit and rental history required, 9 mo. lease pref. 719-742-3573 or 303-830-8629. 34-TFN

RENT TO OWN – 3 bedroom, 1 bath in Walsenburg. 719-989-3040. 35-TFN

for rent in walsenburg- 3 bedroom, 2 bath, updated kitchen and baths. Fireplace & sunroom, too! $650 per month – references required. Call 719-251-6200. 34-2XP

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

OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT – 120 E 6th St. Walsenburg. Good off-street parking. Call Susie Wintersieck at 719-989-0747. 33-4XU

TWO bedroom, ONE bath HOUSE centrally located. NO PETS. Water, sewer, trash paid. $525/mo and $525/dep. Call 719-250-9450. 42-TFN

3 BEDROOM, 1 BATH, two story, large kitchen with office space off kitchen. Water & sewer paid. No Section 8, No Pets. $675/month, $600 deposit. 925-858-9626. 25-TFN

HOUSE FOR RENT – clean 3 bedroom, one bath with detached one car garage. Corner lot and yard.  $600 per month, $600 deposit plus all utilities. No pets. Call Eva at 469-0237 or Margaret at 738-3270. 33-4XP

VERY NICE 3 BEDROOM/2 bath home with big yard. Call Roxie at 738-1307.

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


60’ x 142’ LOT FOR SALE. Corner of S. Albert & W. 1st in Walsenburg. $3,000 OBO. 970-483-7728. 35-TFN

FIXER-UP HOUSE for sale – 122 Pennsylvania Ave, Walsenburg. 3,200 sf, 2 1/2 car garage, four bedroom, two bath, front and back porch, fenced yard. $85,000 OBO. 720-309-8676.

Custom Log Home, built in 2007 on 36 acres: Just six miles south of Walsenburg. 2 bedrooms, 2 bath, Great Room with beautiful stone fireplace, open kitchen, home office, large shop, two car garage, lots of storage. Large deck facing HUGE Spanish Peaks views!! Too many extras to list! $419,900….. Priced under recent appraisal. 72 Acres borders BLM: Ideal County Rd access. Beautiful views of Spanish Peaks and Greenhorn!! Borders BLM for over 800 feet. Lots of sun, pines and privacy. Only $69,900. Ponderosa Privacy: 36 pristine rolling forested acres. Tall Ponderosa Pine forest, driveway, power and big view of Spanish Peak. Fantastic parcel……ONLY $79,900
Spanish Peaks Land Company, Inc. Call 719-846-0487 or email bruce@coloradomtn 33-3XP


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
FREE cats and kittens looking for loving homes. We have 3 spayed females, 2 neutered males and 4 kittens ready to move in with you. They are all friendly, litter box trained and current on vaccinations. They will bring their own bed, food and litter box. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 27-8XP

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


HORSE BOARDING – Call for details. 742-6077. 33-TFN


1995 FORD F250, Reg Cab, 4X4, Flatbed, 351 V8, 5 speed manual, 110k miles! #7098 $5,950. Call 719-542-2268. 52-TFN

2002 CHEVY S-10, Ext. Cab, 4X4, ZR-2, 4.3L V6, Auto, New wheels & tires #7162 $10,450. Call 719-542-2268. 52-TFN

2001 MAZDA TRIBUTE, 4WD, ES, V6, Auto, Sunroof, Leather, 94k miles! #7249 $7,950. Call 719-542-2268.


BUY OR BARTER for Yamaha Virago motorcycles. Call 750-920-1100 or 719-252-5445. 35-2XP


FUNDRAISING SALE AT LA CLINICA – Saturday August 31 9am to 4pm. Mile Marker 25 On Hwy 69 in Gardner – For the Building Maintenance Fund. Household and kitchen items, art, furniture, lamps, shelves, sewing and laundry items, books, music-all formats, some antiques, women’s clothing, shoes, purses, luggage, collectibles and much more. Volunteer coordinated. All items donated by the local community. 34-2XP

HUGE END OF SUMMER YARD SALE – Farm machinery, tools, clothing, fabric, bikes, animal traps, bows, stoves, furniture, sofas, collectables, dishes, household items, truck bed, camper insert, dryer, swamp cooler, books, DVDs and much more. Fri & Sat, Aug 30 & 31, from 8am – 4pm. Five miles west of Walsenburg on Hwy 160. See orange flags on highway and at yard sale. 35-1XP

YARD SALE IN LA VETA at 511 S. Walnut from Wed, Aug 28 thru Sat, Aug 31. If you have any questions or need directions, please call Destinie at 742-3153 or Camrey at 989-0420.

Weather permitting for an end of summer garage sale! August 31st and possibly September 1st from 8am until ?. 220 E. Grand. A little bit of something for everyone. 35-1XP

GARAGE SALE – Fri, Aug 30 & Sat, Aug 31 from 8am-1pm. Table/ chairs, end tables, kitchenware, antique bottles, other misc. items. 501 Pinon in Walsenburg. 35-1XP

YARD SALE: Fri, Aug 30 from 8:30am – 3pm at 509 N. Walsen. Antique furniture, horse blankets, saddles, women’s clothing & stuff. 35-1XP

HUGE GARAGE SALE in La Veta. Doors, windows, tools, homegoods, toys, linens, you name it. Fri & Sat from 8 until ?. West of La Veta True Value. 35-1XP

5TH ANNUAL VFC CHARITY YARD SALE 1,000’s of items! I-25 Exit 74 SOCO Realty, Colorado City. 6766 Hwy 165. Fri Aug 30 and Sat Aug 31 from 8am-5pm and Sun Sept 1 from 8am-3pm. Building materials, tools, DIY, furniture, household, toys, collectables, decor, crafts, holidays, musical instruments, books, new shoes and more. 35-!XP

YARD SALE- 308 CUERNO VERDE, Walsenburg. Something for everyone. TV, stereo, jewelry, some tools, many, many items. Fri, Sat & Sun from 10am-5pm. 35-1XP


NURSE ASSISTANT CLASS – Sept. 17 – Dec 12. Call 719-890-0334 for information and applications. 33-3XU

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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