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Classifieds for May 31, 2012


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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

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

STELLA LUNA REFLEXOLOGY and massage serving Cuchara and La Veta. Contact us at our new phone number, 719-680-4873. 20-4XP

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

COMPLETE HOME REMODELS & REPAIRS, licensed and insured. Local references available. Call CR Tucker at 719-293-0624. 20-4XP

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

Mountain Harmony Market–Natural alternative support for: Arthritis, allergies, Celiac disease, high blood sugar, constipation, depression, diarrhea, diverticulitis, gout, heart disease, heartburn, insomnia, memory loss, menopause, prostate problems, thyroid, urinary tract health, weight control, and yeast infections. (Consult a health care professional before starting alternative treatments.) 321 W. 7th St. Walsenburg 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.

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

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

MEDICAL MARIJUANA Walsenburg Evaluations Monday, June 18th. Call for appointments: 719-544-0009. Sponsored by Pro MDs. 12-TFN

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


Lifeguards/Concession – The City of Walsenburg is seeking interested persons for Lifeguard and Admissions/ Concessions openings at Walsenburg Wild Waters for the 2012 season. Job description and requirements are available with applications at the City Clerk’s office at 525 S. Albert Ave. or on our web site at ADA/EOE 16-TFN

DETENTION OFFICERS – Notice is hereby given that the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for detention officer positions. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, High School Diploma, or GED. Drug testing is required, and shift work is mandatory. This position is full time and includes excellent fringe benefits. The detention officers will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s Department, Emergency Service staff; and, the public. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Department, 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. June 11, 2012. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.

SCIENCE TEACHER – Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for a Science Teacher. Qualifications: must hold a Colorado Professional Teacher License with a Science Endorsement. Teacher will teach Earth Science, Chemistry, Biology, Anatomy and Physics. Apply: Admin Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg 719-738-1520. Deadline: open until filled. EOE 22-2XU

Marshal – The Town of La Veta, a town of 800 people in Southern Colorado, is seeking a new Town Marshal to oversee a two person department. Candidates with rural experience preferred. Picturesque setting, quiet streets, diverse population. Ideal for recently retired officers. The town provides Health, Vision and Retirements benefits, along with paid vacations and sick leave. Candidates will be required to pass an oral board interview, psychological testing, physical and a background/ credit check. Must be POST certified. Candidates must be able to work with police officers and community members in addressing issues and concerns, as well as the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Annual Salary 33-35K. Please send inquires/resumes to Personnel Committee c/o Town Hall, P.O. Box 174, La Veta, CO. 81055 or email to Applications will be taken until position has been filled.

HR Manager – SLVRMC has a need for a fulltime HR Manager. Successful candidate must dem-
onstrate project management, multi-tasking skills and abilities, excellent customer service, organization skills, and a strong ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities. Position will be primarily responsible for the day-to-day management of the organization’s benefit program, work closely with the HR Manager at Conejos County Hospital on sharing and facilitating information and resources, as well as support HR Director in management of the organization’s FMLA and Worker’s Compensation programs. Strong computer skills including proficient use of Microsoft Office, internet, office operating systems (fax machine, scanner, etc.) and HRIS system are required. Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree in HR, Business, or related field, and 3-5 years of work experience in a Human Resources, Executive, or Business position. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, application, and resume to the Human Resources Department at 106 Blanca Avenue – Alamosa, CO 81101 by the June 1, 2012 closing date. For further information please visit our career link on our website

RETAIL SERVICES SPECIALIST – The Safeway Retail Audit Services Dept has an opening for Permanent P/T Retail Service Specialist to conduct observations in stores throughout the Southern Colorado region. This is a corporate position which allows for a competitive pay, travel time/mileage reimbursement and flexible schedule. What you need to have: Reliable vehicle with current driver’s license, car registration/insurance; Strong organizational and communication skills with high customer focus; HS diploma or its equivalent; Access to a computer for communication; Excel and Word proficiency. What you can expect: Competitive hourly rate; Benefits – Paid holidays/vacation, 401(k) and corporate brands discounts; Must pass pre hire drug and background screening. Interested candidates apply via email


The Walsenburg Housing Authority is accepting applications for 1, 2, 3, & 4 bedroom units. We have 3 bedroom units that will be available for occupancy starting June 5, 2012. 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. 22-3XU

ONE BEDROOM, ONE BATH house at 118 W 9th in Walsenburg. Large fenced yard, wsher and dryer. $475 plus deposit. Outside pets only. Ask for Jim Roberts, 719-738-1732. 20-4XP

HOUSE FOR RENT – 314 N Albert, cute cottage, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, partially furnished, including dishwasher and microwave. $675 per month, $600 deposit. No Section 8. Call 925-858-9626. 15-8XP

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

HOUSE, 3BR, 1BA, laundry room, quiet neighborhood, large trees, $600/mo, $600/deposit.  NO PETS. Section 8 Okay. 719-738-6390. 31-TFN

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

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

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). 22-3XU

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

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

3 BR, 1 1/2 BA, $500/MO
2 br, 1 ba, $450/mo., 2 br, 1 ba, $475/mo. First & last months rent, security deposit, $350. NO Pets & NO Section 8 719-251-2752. 22-2XP


Home for Sale – 35 Acres, 3 Bed, 2 Bath Fixer upper. Seller Financing: Low Down Payment, Low Monthly Payment. Easy qualifying terms. Call: 888-605-7474, ext 102. 1914 County Rd 650, Walsenburg. 22-3XP

HOUSE FOR SALE: 214 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 20-4XP

FSBO: 802 Kansas Ave Two bedroom home (1073 sqft) with washer-dryer hookup, storage space in basement and shed, fenced back yard with fruit trees; stove and refrigerator included. $600 down. Asking $42,000. 719-738-3654. 20-3XP

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


MY FAMILY MOVED and couldn’t take me with them so I’m looking for a new home. I’m a 1 year old, friendly and playful male cat. I’ve been neutered, had all my vaccinations and am litter box trained. I’ll bring my own bed, food and litter box. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 22-2XP

FOR SALE: PYGMY GOAT – $75. Registered Rat Terrier, female, 8 1/2 mos. old. Cost me $1,500, selling for $700. Insured & shots. 408-836-9906. 21-4XP

UKC registered Black Mouth Cur. Available for stud service. If interested call 408-836-9906. 19-4XP

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

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


2002 F350 DIESEL WITH SHELL, dark gray, 4×4, four door, fully loaded. $14,000 OBO. 719-846-2970. 21-1XP

OLD PAWN NAVAJO Men’s watch band- Silver and turquoise. Beautiful. 738-1415. 14-TFN


YARD SALE: SAT JUNE 2nd, 8am – 4pm at 417 E 6th St, Walsenburg. Many items, TVs, furniture, collectibles, holiday decorations, clothes, dishes, DVD’s, VCR’s, CDs, cassettes and more. If you don’t see what you want, just ask! 22-1XP

YARD SALE: Sat & Sun, 9am-3pm, June 2nd & 3rd. 235 E 7th St. New & near new baby and kids clothes, furniture, bikes, toys, Tinkerbell bedding, ride-on fire truck toy, lots of misc. items. Homemade burritos! 22-1XP

YARD SALE: Fri & Sat, June 1st & 2nd, 8-4pm at 231 E 8th. Roll-top desk, curio, natural gas heater, adult & girls clothes, toys, and misc. items. NO checks. Weather permitting.

HUGE YARD SALE: Mark your calendar for June 1st & 2nd. Church of Christ is having a huge sale at Johnny’s Place (501 Walsen) to help send their youth to church camp. Donuts, breakfast burritos, and red & green chili will also be available for purchase. 21-2XP

June 2nd, 8am – ?. 221 Hooper in Walsenburg. Dishes, depression glass, bike, left-handed golf clubs & many other items. All Priced to sell. 22-1XU

MOVING SALE: Furniture, clothes, toys, lots of items. Sat & Sun from 8am- ? at 302 W 4th St. 22-1XP