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Classifieds for July 19, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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


CASE MANAGER – Southern Colorado Developmental Disabilities Services is accepting applications for the position of Case Manager in Walsenburg, CO. Responsibilities include providing case management for 35-45 individuals, including eligibility determination, management of the waiting list, authorization and purchase of services and supports, service and support coordination, monitoring, implementation of safeguards to prevent conflict of interest between case management and direct service provision, and termination and discharge. Preferred qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in human services or related field and 5 years of experience in developmental disabilities field. Good writing, communication, organizational, math, and computer skills are a must. Valid Colorado driver’s license, good driving record, and ability to pass a background check are required. Competitive pay and excellent benefits. Application & Resume:  Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO  81089. 29-2XU

INSTRUCTIONAL AIDE – Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for an Instructional Aide at Peakview School. Qualifications: must have 48 college hours or pass the Parapro Assessment to be highly qualified. Duties may include working with special needs students. Apply at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg 719-738-1520. Deadline: open until filled. EOE 28-2XU

CHILD CARE WORKER for New Hope Community Church. 9:45-11:30am every Sunday. Will pay $10/hr. Background check required. 719-989-8911. 27-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

Transit Director Summary: This benefitted position serves as the Director of South Central Council of Governments’ transit administration and operations. SCCOG’s transit activities serve the senior, disabled, and general populations in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties. The Transit Director is responsible for developing grant opportunities, transit operations, budgeting, scheduling and procurement. Qualifications: Education requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in business, public administration or related field. Experience in transit operations required. Excellent oral & written communication skills and computer skills required, including Microsoft Office. Experience managing a diverse driver workforce. Experience working with multiple programs and associated requirements. Knowledge of the budget process including procurement. $45K & DOE. Deadline for applications is noon 7/20/12. Applications are available at the Colorado Workforce Centers in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties. 26-4XU

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

Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for a Finance Director and for a Technology Coordinator. Please see district’s website for qualifications ( Apply at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg 719-738-1520. Deadline: open until filled EOE 28-2XU

DRIVER WITH CDL and Hazmat required. Full time. Call Ludvik Propane gas. 719-738-1141


SWEET, COMPACT furnished apartment in Cuchara by ski area. Long term, one bedroom, no smoking, pets or drugs. $375 per month plus electric (water paid). Plus 1st, last and deposit. Ready by August. Call 719-989-7698 and leave a message. 29-1XP

2 BEDROOM, FULL BA, separate laundry room, $500/mo and $500/dep. Contact 719-369-6185.

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

TWO MOBILE HOMES for rent in Walsenburg. One partially furnished, except for kitchen table and chairs. For further details, call 738-2441.

3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH HOUSE in Walsenburg. Large yard near high school. Pets OK. $650/mo, $650 deposit. 719-746-2288. 27-TFN

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

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

ROGERS APARTMENTS, 1 Bdrm apartments starting at $300 mo. Washer/dryer on property. Deposit required. No pets. Utilities furnished. 738-2873. 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. $550/mo plus deposit. ALSO, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, $450/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

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


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 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 July 20, 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 #27 on the day of the sale. List of property is: 2 bikes, fan, bed F&M, dresser, headboard, 2 TV’s, coffee table, 3 class, 1 bag, microwave, night stand, book shelf, VCR, Hoover vaccum, 5 plastic containers, 6 boxes. Storage unit #27 was occupied by Ronnie Vigil. 27-3XU

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


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


USED TACK SALE: English, Western, Trail. Everything from quality saddles to brushes – tanks to pitchforks.  Also, other items. At Sammies in La Veta. July 28, 9am-2pm. Questions, call 742-3288. 29-2XP

70×82 AMERICRAFT SILHOUTTE PICKUP TOPPER, silver with tinted windows, back door opens up. Good condition, $500. Jenn-air 30 inch drop-in stove, excellent condition /top-of-the-line. Convection oven, sells for $2,500, asking $800. Call 738-2055. 28-2XP


LIKE ART? LOVE GOD? Come join us for a FREE Bible Art Camp, Sat., July 21 and Mon., July 23 from 10am until noon at Mountain Spirit Christian Church, 214 W Pine, Walsenburg. For more info, call 738-9938. Worship service Saturday at 6:22 pm. 29-1XP


MOVING SALE: Friday and Saturday, 9am-4pm at 218 E 6th, Walsenburg. Collectables, motorcycle, kitchenware, antiques, tools, Nautilis equipment, household items and more. 29-1XP

MOVING SALE! ALL MUST GO. Furniture, appliances, tools, plants. Drexel, Baker, antiques & junk. 9am-4pm, July 21&22. 18800 US Hwy 160 across from Navajo. 29-1XP

342 W 7TH, Sat, 8 am – 1pm. Everything under the sun. 29-1XU

YARD SALE: Friday 20th & Sat, 21st, 9 am – ? 366 E. 7th. Table saw, cordless drills, propane grill, gas weed wacker, water barrels, small dog house, VHS movies 50¢.  Lots of Misc. NO early birds. 29-1XP

biggest yard sale of 2012! Sat & Sun, July 21-22 at 604 Walsen Ave beginning at 10am. Lots of furniture, antiques, art supplies, crafts, books, sewing supplies, fabric, sewing patterns, plant stands, Barbie dolls & Barbie clothes, wall art, frames, blankets, quilts, linens, large bird cages, luggage, purses, lamps, vaccum, electronics, doll furniture, children’s furniture and lots more.


Orvis prescription sunglasses at Wahatoya Lake. If found please call 989-0232.