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Classifieds for December 15, 2011


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NAVAJO RANCH RESIDENTS! Leaving town for the winter? Vacation? Sonray Home Services will check on your home once a week. For more information, call 719-849-3160 after 5pm Monday thru Friday. 50-1XP

SNOW PLOW PARTS, Plow parts & accessories for Meyer, Western & other makes in stock. Shoes, solenoids, guides, springs, oil etc. Other replacement parts available overnight at no extra charge. Winter wiper blades, oil change special, 5 qts, Pennzoil & Fram oil filter, $19.99. Chilton Repair manuals, $22.99. 50 month Carquest battery, $59.99 & up, with exchange. Large selection of tools and tool sets.  Many gift ideas for the auto enthusiast. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST ” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525 37-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

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

FINAL STEP FLOORS. WE HAVE MOVED! Stop by for coffee, visit our new showroom and let us help you with all of your flooring needs. Final Step Floors, 502 Walsen Ave. 719-738-1201. 34-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

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.

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

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

MIKE’S COFFEE BARN – NOW serving hot soups! Also serving lattes, cappuccinos, fresh donuts, quesadillas & free WIFI. 304 W. 7th. 738-3318 47-TFN

HOUSEKEEPING, organizing, reasonable rates. Call 719-568-8825. 50-2XP


TRINIDAD CORRECTIONAL FACILITY Has an opening for LIBRARY TECHNICIAN II Beginning Salary $2,836. For complete Job Description & Application to test Go to:
Click on Job Openings, go to Library Technician II Under Open Competitive Positions 1/6/12 is the closing date. For questions contact Cheri Jacobson at 719-845-3231. 50-3XU

DRIVERS WANTED to transport railroad crews
in the Trinidad, CO. area. Paid training, benefits & company vehicle provided. Starting pay $.15 per mile or $7.50 per hour while waiting, must pass a DOT physical. Applications accepted online only at 48-5XP

DAY CARE DIRECTOR and part time staff positions open at Spanish Peaks Child Care Center, 100 W Spruce. Applicants must meet CO State child care qualification. Please contact either Walsenburg Workforce Center, 738-2372 or the SPCCC 738-2335 for applications.  33-TFN

MATHEMATICS TEACHER 2011-2012 School Year Trinidad High School. Qualifications: 1. B.A. Degree 2. Valid Colorado License-Secondary Math Endorsement 3. 18 hrs Graduate credit Math Preferred.
Send application form, resume, transcripts and copy of license to:
Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple, Trinidad, CO 81082,
Deadline: Open until filled. EOE 46-5XU

CUSTODIAL SERVICES A contract for custodial services is being sought by the Huerfano County Commissioners for the Gardner Community Center, surrounding grounds, and parking lot. Sealed bids will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. December 28, 2011. A list of required services and responsibilities is available at the Huerfano County Commissioners Office, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Huerfano County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH home for rent in Walsenburg. This home has a large fenced yard. $650 per month plus deposit. Call 719-746-2288. 49-2XP

2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH home with large deck on 7 acres in Navajo. $425/mo plus first & last month rent, and damage deposit. Will pay water, sewer and trash. Call 719-746-2278. 47-4XP

3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH house for rent in Navajo. Living room, family room, dining room, porch and storage shed. $650/mo plus deposit. Call 719-553-6888. 48-4XP

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. 47-4XU

HOUSE FOR RENT in Walsenburg. 4 bedroom, 4 bath, 2 fireplaces, living room, family room, dining room, big open kitchen, porch. 3,400 sq.ft. $1,000 plus deposit. 719-553-6888. 46-6XP

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

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

FOR RENT – 1 bdrm, 1 ba home for rent at
809 1/2 Montana. NO PETS. For more information, call Patty at 719-738-2826. 39-TFN

CLEAN 2 BR, 1 BA HOUSE on large corner lot. Washer / Dryer, stove, refrigerator. $575/mo & $475/dep. $50 discount for on-time rent.  References required. NON-SMOKERS. 301 E 4th. Call 859-5687. 37-TFN

TWO HOUSES FOR RENT: one bedroom house, close to town. Renter prefers one person. Also 3 bedroom, 2 bath house for rent. Call Roxie at 738-1307.

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

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

RENT TO OWN home in Walsenburg.  Call 719-989-3040 for more information. 39-TFN

LARGE STUDIO – $295 per month and up. Free cable TV and laundry supplies. Call 738-2149. 30-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


2 KITTENS FREE to good homes: 3 month old male and 3 1/2 month old female. Both are cute and lovable, have had vaccinations current for their age, and are litter box trained.  Will bring their own food, bedding and litter box. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 50-2XP

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


Sea Eagle inflatable boat w/electric motor and oars, $150. Vintage Chambers stove $250. York Whole house forced air propane furnace (up draft), $100. Craftsman 8.5 hp rear tine tiller, $350. Some nice lawn furniture and other odds and ends. Call 719-289-6272 or 719-738-2436 or see at 321 W. 7th Steet (Mountain Harmony Market)

PARTY DRESSES, perfect for the holidays, worn once, sizes 10 to 12. Sets of glass ware large platter corning ware and knife set with holder. Call 719-890-1189. 49-3XP

RIFLE FOR SALE. SKS, synthetic folding stock, scope, magazine and ammo. $300. Call 738-1415. 49-TFN

GREAT HOLIDAY GIFT! DRAWING TABLET The G-Pen M712 features 4000 lpi high resolution which provides the best graphic performance for professional design. Cordless pen is great for Windows and Mac users to write, draw, sketch and sign emails. $100. Call 738-1415 49-TFN

1950’S ERA DESK, dark brown with white return, $100. Tan Suede LaZBoy in good shape, $50. Call Now 738-1415. 38-TFN


INDOOR ESTATE SALE: Everything must go. Freezer, dressers, couch, bookcases, bunk beds, movies, CD’s and 100’s of books. Fri Dec. 16th & Sat Dec. 17th. 9am-4pm. 530 S Pioneer Ave off West 3rd. 251-2048. 50-1XP

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