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classifieds for June 23, 2011


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2 gal. Powermate air compressor, $99.00 . 1200 watt gas powered generator, $249.00. DIY oil change specials: 5 qts Valvoline Max Life oil and a Fram Tough-Guard filter, $21.99. 5 qts Valvoline synthetic oil and a Fram Tough-Guard filter, $29.99. Castrol GTX motor oil $13.99 gal. Chevron “Techron” fuel system cleaner, buy 1 get 1 free w/mail in rebate. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST ” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525 37-TFN

GOT HOUSE, CAR, RANCH, kid, band, mom, pet or friend pleasing you so much you want a professional photograph? Call me. I will come to you. Reasonable Rates – Satisfaction Guaranteed! William Beverly 956-222-3035.

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

MIKE’S COFFEE BARN – Serving lattes, cappuccinos, fresh donuts, quesadillas & free WIFI. 304 W. 7th. 738-3318 47-TFN

ONE WAY, YOUR WAY Hampton’s paint and all around construction. 719-890-0088 or 719-225-6900. 14-13XP

LANDSCAPING, LAWN SERVICE, yard clean up, truck for hire.  Have own equipment.  Call: Carol of all Trades. 719-738-2478. 25-1XP
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

ABSOLUTE DRAINS we are a new business to the area and have over 15 years of experience in the field of Drain Cleaning and excavation of water and sewer lines for repair. We take pride in our work and make sure to educate the customer on any potential problems and preventitive measures for the future. We strive on providing the best customer service available in Southeast Colorado and fully expect to meet our customers needs to the highest standards. At Absolute Drains we provide Fast, Friendly, and Affordable service to our customers. One of the best things about us, we answer our phones! We take a tremendous amount of pride to be there for an emergency when you need us. We are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day at no extra charge for emergency calls. We are licensed and fully insured. We are a company you can count on! 719-240-8866. 10-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

SMALL ENGINE REPAIR – Frank’s Small Engine Repair, over 30 years in the repair business, all makes & models.  Boat motors, lawn mowers, saws, generators & more. Parts & service, Pick up and delivery available. 502 CR 598, Walsenburg, CO Call 719-422-1943. OPEN: 8-4 Tues-Sun.

METAL ROOFING – Custom cut to length, Panels and Trims. 40 Yr paint warranty. 18 colors. Felts, boots, caulks, vents, etc. Greenhouse panels. Rail-road ties. Crews available. Pole Buildings, garages, and additions. In-house manufacturer, quick turnaraound. 719-852-0113. Skyline Metal.

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

FINAL STEP FLOORS – for all of your flooring needs: carpet, wood, ceramic, vinyl laminate. Expert installation. 101 Walsen Ave., Walsenburg. Brad and June Tucker. 738-120­1 47-TFN

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


PROPANE BOBTAIL TRUCK DRIVER wanted. Must have CDL & hazmat drivers license & be finger printed. Call 719-738-1141. 25-2XP

NEED STRONG YOUNG MAN for ranch work. Call 719-989-7273. 25-1XP

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER: Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for: a Special Education Teacher (Qualifications: Colorado Teacher License with a Special Ed Endorsement, experience preferred), and High School Girls Basketball Coach. Deadline: Applications available at District Office or on website: Opened until filled. EOE 25-2XU

Substitute bus drivers, cooks, custodians and teachers: These are on call, as needed positions. Qualifications include : high school diploma or equivalent; substitute teachers require a substitute authorization or teacher’s license from the Colorado Department of Education. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. Further information regarding substitute positions can be obtained by contacting the Superintendent’s office at 719-742-3662, ext. 16; applications are available on the District’s website

SECRETARY- One full-time position and one part-time, as-needed. Requires high school diploma; one year of successful secretarial or medical support experience; and the ability to type 50 WPM. FT salary $1,859/month; PT rate $11.44/hour. PT requires some travel. SPANISH PEAKS MENTAL HEALTH CENTER, 926 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089 EOE, M/F. 24-2XU

PART-TIME RECEPTIONIST. Growing chiropractic office looking for a part time receptionist. Must be friendly, vibrant, enthusiastic, detail oriented, able to multi task, type well, have a professional appearance and some computer knowledge. 2 years work experienc, good references required. Accepting resumes at Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th Street, Walsenburg. 719-738-3808. 15-TFN


IN TOWN, 2 BEDROOM house, fenced back yard, $500 a month plus utilities & deposit. Referneces and credit check required. 719-738-3672. 25-2XP

House, 3 BR 1 BA, laundry room, quiet neighborhood, large trees, $600/mo, $600/dep. No pets. 738-6390. 23-4XU

Nice 2 BR 1 BA w/ garage & laundry room, off street parking, new windows, vinyl paint and carpet. $550/mo, $550 dep. No pets. 738-6390 23-4XU

THE SPANISH PEAKS APARTMENTS has two & three bedroom apartments ready for leasing. Rents as low as $321 per month.  We pay water, sewer & trash, you pay gas & electricity. Utilities are super reasonable. Security Deposit: $400, payable in 3 payments.  Cats okay with pet deposit. Call for details today, 738-2720 or stop in & pick up an application at 220 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg, CO (one block east of Subway Sandwiches). 25-1XU

2 BR, 1 BA MOBILE HOME: $450/month plus utilities and deposit. NO PETS, NO CHILDREN. Ideal for older couple. Partially furnished. Call Sara at 719-240-0731. 23-TFN

2 BR HOUSE WITH FENCED yard in Walsenburg. Recently remodeled. Stove, fridge, washer /dryer included. $495 per month. Call 719-738-2149.

Beautiful 3 bedroom, 1 bath, large yard, recently remodeled house with wood floors. $700/mo. plus utilites and deposit. Approved pets. 989-8482. 24-2XP

ONE BEDROOM, ONE BATH home in Walsenburg with yard. Living-room, kitchen and office space. No pets. $375/mo. plus deposit. 719-738-2826 19-TFN

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

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

LIKE NEW TOWNHOME FOR RENT in La Veta. 3br, 2ba, ceiling fans in bedroom and living area. $600/mo, $600/deposit. Four person max. NO PETS. 719-564-5458. 07-TFN

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

1BR APT WITH WASHER and dryer. $375 plus deposit. 719-250-2359 Walsenburg.

3 bedroom, 1 bath, yard, appliances, w/d hook up. $450/mo. + deposit. 719-850-0851.

APARTMENT for rent. Call Roxie at 738-1307. 23-TFN


REMODELED TWO-STORY brick home at 137 E 8th Street in Walsenburg. Three plus bedrooms, two bathrooms, a country kitchen, new plumbing, heating and electrical. Includes large, heated shop/ garage with 3/4 bathroom. $119,500. Rental possible after August. Call Bill: 719-251-5207.


ARMOIRE, ROLL-TOP secretarial desk, black queen-sized headboard, utility and kitchen pine cabinets and medicine /restroom cabinets, bagpipes, 2 acoustic guitars, 3-burner hotplate, 6000 BTU wall heater, exercise equipment (ab circle and ab coaster), Marshall stack amplifiers. Call 719-738-3283.


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. Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic – a full service veterinary clinic. 738-1427. 28-TFN

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

FREE TO LOVING Homes: Three 8-week old male kittens. Cute, playful and litter-box trained. Have had first vaccinations. Also, adult calico cat. Has been spayed and had all vaccinations. If interested, call 738-1666.


HOUSE TO RENT in Gardner area. 2+ bedroom. Call 738-2478 or 970-819-5135. 25-1XP


SAT. JUNE 25th, 8AM, 115 North Jackson.  Take Pennsylvania & turn left on Jackson. Dishes, toys, bedspreads, curtains, furniture, infants, boys and girls clothing, stuffed animals, knick-knacks, doll strollers, lamps, books, bunk beds, antiques and misc. 25-1XP

BLOCK/YARD/ESTATE SALE – June 24, 25, 26, Fri, Sat, Sun, 8am – ???. Furniture, collectables, books, posters, beds, jewelry, vintage car parts. Free boxes of newspapers for stove starts. 351 E. 6th Street, Walsenburg. 25-1XP

SAT. JUNE 25, 9-2, all proceeds to benefit Relay for Life. 601 S Albert, Mountain Creek Home Health. 25-1XU

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