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Classifieds for June 28, 2012


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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

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

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

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

gathering place drop off laundry & ironing. Need a break? Let us do it for you! 903 S Oak, La Veta. Tues – Sat, 7-4. 719-742-3567. 20-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

FREE APPLIANCE & METAL scrap pick up in Walsenburg, $10 La Veta, nominal fees elsewhere. Responsible recycling of vehicle batteries, appliances, metal and electronic equipment (no monitors). Call 989-0439.

Mountain Harmony Market–We have the diet supplements and teas promoted by those television doctors! Come by and check us out. Special orders welcome! EBT/SNAP accepted. 321 W. 7th St. 719-738-2436. 12-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.


Technology Services Specialist –
San Isabel Electric Association, Inc. in Pueblo West, Colorado is seeking a Technology Services Specialist. This position will have a broad scope of duties dealing with computer and communications hardware, systems infrastructure, software technologies and methodologies, application technologies, information systems technologies, and issues of organizational structure and function. The specialist will provide technical and application support to all departments of the cooperative. This requires that the specialist have or acquire competency in the application areas of the cooperative. For details visit SIEA.COM/careers.aspx. Submit in PDF format only a resume, 3 references and a cover letter explaining how you meet these requirements. Send resume to: JOBS@SIEA.COM, or mail to 893 E. Enterprise Drive, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Materiel must be received before close of business on Friday, July 6, 2012. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. 25-2XU

Drivers CDL – A Needed! Dedicated Route/Home Daily. Full & Part Time. Clean MVR & 1 Yr. Exp. Excellent Pay! Call 800-232-9243 or apply at

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

MATHEMATICS TEACHER – Vacancy Notice for Mathematics – THS 2012-2013 school year. Qualifications: BA Degree, Copy of current Colorado License. One (1) position – regular math classes at THS (Algebra, Geometry) and one (1) position – upper level math classes for dual credit-transcripted graduate math courses preferred. Submit completed application, resume, copies of transcripts and current Colorado License to: Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple Street, Trinidad, CO 81082. 719-845-2048. Deadline – Open until filled. EOE 23-5XU

Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for two full-time teaching positions at Gardner School. 1. Preschool/Elementary Teacher ~ Qualifications: Colorado Teacher License with an Early Childhood Endorsement or K-6 Elementary Education Endorsement. 2. Middle School Teacher ~ Qualifications: Colorado Teacher License with an Elementary Education Endorsement (with math background). 3. Part-time Assignment – Teacher on Special Assignment: teaching with leadership/supervisory responsibilities (mentoring and evaluation of staff, principal license preferred). This assignment could apply to present or newly hired teachers in combination with their position. Coaches Needed: Head Football and Head Boys Basketball for John Mall High School. Contact Principal Purnell at 1-970-597-0595. Please apply at the Administration Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, 738-1520. Deadline: open until filled. EOE. 24-4XU

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

VACANCY NOTICE: 2012-2013 School Year. SPED Teacher – TMS, SPED Paraprofessional – TMS, Band Instructor – TMS & THS, Cheerlleading coach, TMS. Submit application, transcripts, valid Colorado license, resume for teaching positions, and letter of interest for coaching position to: Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple Street, Trinidad, CO 81082. Deadline: July 13, 2012. EOE 25-4XU


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

“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.

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

3 BDRM, 2 BA HOME in Pinon Hills, 5 acres (no farm animals), garage, workshop, fireplace, all appliances plus washer/dryer, flower garden, too! $700 month plus deposit & utilities. Lease w/ option to buy – owner will carry. Call 719-964-9711 or 719-651-0561. 24-4XP

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

ROGERS APARTMENTS, 1 Bdrm apartments starting at $300 mo. Washer/dryer on property. Deposit required. No pets. Utilities furnished. 738-2873. 30-TFN

3 BDRM, 1 BA, TWO STORY home in Walsenburg. TV room upstairs, office space off of large kitchen. Water/ sewer paid. $675/ month, $600 deposit, NO SECTION 8. Call 925-858-9626. 24-3XP

HOUSE FOR RENT NEAR NAVAJO. Three bedrooms, two full baths, central air, porch and very private. $600/mo plus deposit. Call 720-309-8676. 23-TFN

2 BEDROOM HOUSE for rent at 315 W 6th St., Walsenburg. $450/month, $450/deposit. Housing Welcome. Call 719-994-5607 for details. 25-1XU


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

FSBO–Mountain Harmony Health Store building, fixtures and inventory $82,000. Rental income 1 br apartment attached, fenced yard, garage. Owner financing possible with approved credit. 321 W. 7th Walsenburg 719-289-6272 or 719-738-2436. 24-4XU


FREE TO A LOVING HOME – Very gentle one year old male Buff Tabby cat. Has been neutered, had all vaccinations, is litter box trained and gets along well with other cats.  Will bring his own bed, food and litter box. if interested, please call 719-738-1666.

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


YARD SALE – Sat, June 30, 8am-1pm, 629 E Virginia, La Veta. Construction items: electric wire, 2 service panels, service head, PVC pipe fittings, concrete form framework, two 1/2 HP well pumps/ cistern with piping, presure tank, flow pump, gas fireplace, dishwashers, oven, dresser. 26-1XP

3RD ANNUAL FOLEY GARAGE SALE – Friday & Saturday, June 29 and 30. 309 N. Main, La Veta from 8am-2pm (?) each day. Washing machine, picnic table, and much, much more.

Estate Sale – June 30th at Sammies, in La Veta 8:00am -? computer desk, speakers, lamp, trusses, cabinet doors, window blinds, 4×8 wood, canning jars, shutters, Native American leather garment and pouch. Many other items. 26-1XP

SIDEWALK SALE – 136 W 7th. Friday, 9am-5pm and Saturday 9am-12. Harley Davidson close out, office supplies, material & sewing notions, household decor, some jewelry, two camp tables. 26-1XP

HUERFANO CAT COALITION’S 4TH ANNUAL yard sale. Saturday, July 7, 9am-3pm. West end of Safeway parking lot. Donations welcome from 8-9am. No clothes, furniture or appliances. Call 890-1246 for more information. 26-2XP


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on June 29, 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 #18 on the day of the sale. List of property is: full size bed, bed frame, coffee table, 6 boxes, clothes, picture frame, dresser. Storage unit #18 was occupied by Adam J. and Elsie Nell. 24-3XU

Notice is hereby given that on 7-09-12 the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal perperty of Lisa Finnell at the Walsenburg Mini Storage is listed as Miscellaneous items. 25-3XU


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


1998 allegro motor home – 29’, low mileage, real clean, new tires, shocks, heavy-duty front coil springs and steering stabilizer. Excellent condition, $18,200. Walsenburg area. For more information, call 405-650-4999. 26-2XP


TWO PEAKS FITNESS BENEFIT CONCERT, SAT July 7- Brent and Babsanova, Jack Brown, Dennis and Betty Rains. La Veta Inn, 6:00-8:30 pm. Suggested donation $15 for a new gym. 25-3XP

MUSIC LESSONS – Piano, voice, guitar, violin, and drums. Children and adults.  Competitive prices. Twenty years teaching experience.  College degree in music. 719-248-8398. 24-3XP


FOUND – Ladies ring near City Park on Sat. June 16. Call 719-246-7829 and identify item.