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Classifieds for March 29, 2012


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Mountain Harmony Market–Featuring Local Products: Chae Organics “Toxic Free” products (La Veta, CO). Try their Lotions, cleaners and lip balms! Heirloom Seeds packed by Earth Mountain Education Farm (Weston, CO). Seeds adapted to our climate! Herbal Teas formulated by Bella of Moutain Spirit Healing (Gardner, CO). We also offer the best selection of supplements, herbs and vitamins in Huerfano County. Check us out! 321 W. 7th St. Walsenburg 719-738-2436. 12-TFN

GOT CREOSOTE? Annual chimney inspections and cleaning. Troubleshooting.  Retrofit fit to Code. Chimmey relining.  CSIA certified. NCSG Member. Insured. Licensed. Call Wahatoya Chimney. 719-859-4678. 11-8XP

Disc Brake pads, $10.99 and up. DIY oil change specials: 5 qts. Castrol GTX and a Carquest red filter, $20.99, 5 qts. Castrol Hi-Mileage Oil and a Bosch Premium filter, $24.99, Pennzoil High-Mileage motor oil, $4.49 qt., Pennzoil Platinum Synthetic Oil, $5.99 qt. 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. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST ” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525 37-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

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

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

LOOKING FOR PEACE OF MIND? FREE essures & vasectomies. FREE mammograms & pap smears. Call 738-5200. The Outreach Clinic of SPRHC. 129 Kansas. 07-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

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

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

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; plumbing repairs; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call Jim 989-7853.

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

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.

SOUTHERN COLORADO CLEANING: Providing Southern Colorado with professional cleaning services at an unbeatable price! Specializing in carpet cleaning, window cleaning, yard work and janitorial & maid services. Visit our website at www.southerncolorado and give us a call at 719-334-4135. 12-TFN

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


TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1 will be accepting applications for the 2011-2012 school year for: Special Education Teacher, Trinidad Middle School. Qualifications: 1. M.A. Degree, 2. Valid Colorado Certificate –with Special Education endorsement. Submit application form, resume, transcripts and copy of certificate/license to: Trinidad School District #1, 215 S. Maple, Trinidad, CO 81082. DEADLINE: Until filled. EOE 14-1XU

RESIDENTIAL/ASSISTANT RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR. The Walsenburg Workshop is accepting applications for full-time and part-time Residential Counselors. If you are interested, please contact Kathy at 719-497-0518 or Lanny at 719-497-0522. You can also pick up an application at 330 W. 9th Street. 12-2XU

Part-Time Retail Merchandiser Wanted to service Hallmark Products at the Safeway store in Walsenburg, CO. To apply, visit 12-2XP

REGISTERED NURSE Sangre de Cristo Hospice in Walsenburg has (1) Full time and (1) PRN Registered Nurse positions available. Seeking outgoing, self-starter who is comfortable working with end-to life-care. Must have ability to function in a Team. Full-time position comes with benefit package including health insurance, paid time off, retirement and mileage reimbursement. Apply on line at: or stop by the office at: 711 Walsen Avenue, Suite B in Walsenburg to pick up an application. 12-2XU

AGING DIRECTOR South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging Director. Full-time professional planning and administrative position as Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging Director. Responsible for program management and oversight in areas of senior site meals, meals on wheels, and in-home service programs. Directs grant administration and ensures program compliance with State and Federal regulations. Qualifications: Degree in public admin., sociology or equivalent work experience. Gerontology experience is preferred. Excellent Communication and computer application skills required. Supervisory experience. Administration of multiple program requirements and budget experience. Some travel required. Salary DOE. Applications available at Colorado Workforce Centers in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties. Job posting closes on 4/16/12 at noon.

HOUSING SPECIALIST: South Central Council of Governments Housing Specialist: This position serves under the direction of the Housing Director. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Must have a working knowledge of construction procedures and building codes, legal aspects of residential mortgage requirements, financial, budgetary, and grant application matters. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Position requires oversight of federal grant compliance, construction inspection, progress payments, contractor complaint resolution, and contract closeout documents. Must be able to recommend acceptance of and provide assistance to applicants in preparing CDBG/ HOME/HPG and other application forms and grants. Must have computer skills to include knowledge of Excel, Word, and Peachtree accounting system. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree is preferred, or two years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Possess or obtain a current SAFE Act Mortgage Loan Origination License. Compensation: Salary $29K – $35K, DOE + benefits. For an application and complete job description contact the Colorado Workforce Center in Trinidad or in Walsenburg. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center. Deadline: Friday, April 13, 2011 at 12:00 Noon. 12-3XU

RECEPTIONIST – Chiropractic office looking for a receptionist. Must be friendly, vibrant, enthusiastic, detail oriented, able to multi-task, type well and have a professional apearance. Position involves some daily bookkeeping, insurance claim processing and computer knowledge. References required. Accepting resumes at Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th St. Walsenburg. Apply in person. 12-3XU

LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER – The Town of Aguilar is looking for a Post Certified Law Enforcement Officer with a minimum of 3 year’s experience preferred. Salary depends on experience, housing stipend. If interested please mail resume to Town of Aguilar PO Box 538, Aguilar CO 81020. 12-2XU


THE WALSENBURG HOUSING AUTHORITY is accepting applications for a three bedroom trailer and a 3 bedroom house out in the country: rent $450 and $550, security deposity $400. Apply at The Walsenburg Housing Authority office, 220 Russell Ave, Walsenburg, CO. Questions, call 719-738-2720.

THE SPANISH PEAKS APARTMENTS is accepting applications for 2 and 3 bedroom apartments.  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 Ave, Walsenburg, CO (one block east of Subway). 14-3XU

The Walsenburg Housing Authority is accepting applications for 1, 2, 3, & 4 bedroom units. Rent is based on income. For more details, please call 719-738-2720. An application can be picked up at 220 Russell Ave, Walsenburg, CO.

One Bedroom, One Bath home with fenced yard, 216 E Grand, $350/mo plus deposit. Also a modular home at 501 Elder, 2 bdrm, 1 ba, $550 month plus deposit. NO PETS at either location. Call 719-240-0731. 12-TFN

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

RENT TO OWN: Two bedroom home with washer/dryer hookups and fenced back yard. $600 deposit and $425 a month. Renter pays ALL utilities. 802 Kansas Ave. 738-3654. 14-3XP

HOUSE, 3BR, 1BA, laundry room, quiet neighborhood, large trees, $600/mo, $600/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

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

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-TFN

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

CONVENIENT COUNTRY LIVING: 3 miles west of Walsenburg. 2 story adobe house, 2 bdrms, 2 ba. $600/month plus utilities. Negotiable. Call Fairs Land & Cattle. 719-738-2455. 12-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


WARM, INVITING, REMODELED 14×60 mobile home. 2 bedroom, new cabinets and counters. $9,900. Call 719-738-2412 or 719-557-9263. 04-12XP

OLD PAWN NAVAJO Men’s watch band- Silver and turquoise. Beautiful. See photo of it on page 2. 738-1415. 14-TFN

BID INVITATION: Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting bids for the following: 1992 Chevy Truck. Please contact Transportation Director Gary Vigil for further details at 738-1330. Huerfano School District Re-1 reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Deadline:  April 16th, 4:00 PM (bids will be opened at 4:15 PM, Administration Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg). 14-2XU


STUD SERVICE: Decker American Rat Terrier available for stud service. Registered with the UKC and National Rat Terrier Register. Price as per private contract. 408-836-9906. 14-4XP

DELUXE BOARDING KENNELS for cats and dogs. Fully licensed pet-care facility, Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic, 22540 West U.S. Highway 160, 738-1427. 28-TFN

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


NURSE AIDE CLASS May 18 – June 23 in Walsenburg.  For information and application, call 719-890-0334 or 719-248-6914. 11-6XP


GARAGE SALE, SATURDAY, April 7 beginning at 9am at 310 E Spruce St., Walsenburg. ‘A little bit of everything’. 14-1XP

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