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Classifieds for November 3, 2011


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RV Anti-Freeze, Winter Wiper Blades, Oil change special, 5 qts. Pennzoil & Fram oil filter, $19.99.  HD Car ramps, $37.49 pr. Chilton Repair Manuals, $22.99. 50 month Carquest battery, $59.99 & up, with exchange. Hydraulic hoses custom made for all types of farm & construction equipment. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST ” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg. 719-738-2525 37-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 – Backhoe and tractor work. Septic, cisterns, trench work, foundations, brush hog, driveway work.  Great rates. Call Joe at 719-989-7255.

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

FINAL STEP FLOORS. WE HAVE MOVED! Stop by for coffee, visit our new showroom and let us help you with all of your flooring needs. Final Step Floors, 502 Walsen Ave. 719-738-1201. 34-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.

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

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

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

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


TRINIDAD CORRECTIONAL FACILITY has an opening for Correctional Support Trades Supervisor I – HOUSEKEEPING Beginning Salary $3607. For complete Job Description and Application to TEST go to:
Click on Job Openings go to: Correctional Support Trades Supervisor I -HOUSEKEEPING with 11/14 as the closing date. You may contact Cheri Jacobson at 719-845-3231 for questions. 44-2XU

Full Time Salaried Position“EARLY INTERVENTION AND FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAM MANAGER” Responsible for the management in day-to-day operations of the Early Intervention /Part-C and Family Support Programs in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree (BA) in Early Childhood, Special Education, or related field. Experience in the developmental disabilities field or program administration. Grant writing experience helpful but not required. For more information contact Martina HIll 719-846-4400 Ext 2 or e-mail Submit application along with current resume: Martina Hill, Southern Colorado Developmental Disabilities Services, Inc P O Box 781
Trinidad, CO 81082. “Equal Opportunity Employer” 44-2XU

City Of Walsenburg ACCOUNT CLERK I –
The City of Walsenburg currently is accepting applications for Account Clerk I. This position is responsible for all customer service functions, including but not limited to: customer billing, receiving and processing of cash receipts, interacting with all departments of the City, initiating and tracking all utility work and trouble orders, answering phones, filing, closing out and balancing cash drawer daily, posting receivables and creating daily reports, tracking delinquent receivable accounts; reviewing and processing customer aging reports, processing and tracking utility services connections, tracking and processing bad debt accounts; handling adjustments to the Utility Billing system and working with budget billing and L.E.A.P. This position is responsible for answering, and transferring phone calls to all City departments. Knowledge of computers, Microsoft Excel and Word, copy machine, E-mail is required. Salary range $10.11 – $14.69 per hour, doe. Applications are available at 525 S Albert St. or at No Phone Calls Please. ADA/EOE. The City of Walsenburg is an equal opportunity employer. Deadline for returning the applications to the City Clerk is 12:00 p.m. November 4th, 2011.

MT. SAN RAFAEL HOSPITAl in Trinidad, Colorado is currently seeking a Cardiopulmonary Technician. Full time position responsible for providing Cardiopulmonary Services in accordance with specific physician’s orders and department policies and procedures. Must have one or more years of previous experience as an EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic. Current BCLS, ACLS and PALS Certification required. Excellent opportunity. MSRH is an equal opportunity employer. For immediate consideration please contact Jody Miller at (719)846-8096, FAX resume to (719)846-8062 or e-mail: 43-2XU

DAY CARE DIRECTOR and part time staff positions open at Spanish Peaks Child Care Center, 100 W Spruce. Applicants must meet CO State child care qualification. Please contact either Walsenburg Workforce Center, 738-2372 or the SPCCC 738-2335 for applications.  33-TFN


3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH, new appliances, carpet & wood floors, full finished basement, 1 car garage & off street parking, large fenced back yard. $700/mo. Call 738-2023. 44-2XU

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

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

RENT TO OWN home in Walsenburg.  Call 719-989-3040 for more information. 39-TFN

715 W. 6TH, WALSENBURG, Brick home with fenced yard, 2 car garage, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement, W/D hook up, $600/mo, lease & deposit required, NO PETS, call: 742-3180.

COMMERCIAL SPACE 126 E Sixth St. Walsenburg, 1600 sq ft office building with 2 bathrooms, waiting room with desk, 1 very large space and 2 offices, for more intomation call: 742-3180. 44-4XU

HOUSE FOR RENT BY NAVAJO, two bedroom, two full bath. Very private, porch, fireplace. $450 plus deposit. 719-553-6888. 43-4XP

3 BEDROOM, 1 BATH, very nice, large lot. $650 rent, $650 deposit. Pets ok with deposit. 26 3rd in Mutual. Housing welcome. 719-994-5607. 43-2XU

615 PENNSYLVANIA AVE. newly remodeled, new furnace, tile, newer appliances. 2 bedroom cottage. $500/mo, $500/dep with possible lease-to-own. Call Kay at Aloha Properties. 719-369-6185. 43-6XP

CLEAN 2 BR, 1 BA HOUSE on large corner lot. Washer / Dryer, stove, refrigerator. $575/mo & $475/dep. $50 discount for on-time rent.  References required. NON-SMOKERS. 301 E 4th. Call 859-5687. 37-TFN

FOR RENT – 1 bdrm, 1 ba home for rent at
809 1/2 Montana. NO PETS. For more information, call Patty at 719-738-2826. 39-TFN

TWO HOUSES FOR RENT: one bedroom house, close to town. Renter prefers one person. and 3 bedroom, 2 bath house for rent. Call Roxie at 738-1307. 42-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

HOUSE FOR RENT IN NORTHLANDS: Log cabin style, 2 BR, 1 BA. Large fenced yard.  No pets, no smokers. 719-859-0590. 34-TFN

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

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


4 BR HOUSE, RENT-TO-OWN – YOUR TERMS. Large La Veta house for sale. $150k.  Nice. In town. Has studio rental for extra income.  
Can do rent-to-own See for more info. If interested, do the numbers and tell me your proposal. Call 831-801-9261

835 W 7th ST, WALSENBURG. 4 BR, 2 bath (upstairs bath completely remodeled), full basement, 2 car garage, large yard. Insulation, electric and plumbing brought up to code. $98,500. Call 719-989-8984 or 719-679-2371. 43-3XP

RENT TO OWN this two bedroom home with washer/dryer hookups and fenced back yard. $2,000 down, $450/mo. First month FREE! Call 719-738-1059 or 719-738-3654. 42-3XP

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. 41-5XU


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

FREE/LOWCOST SPAY/NEUTER programs through Cat Care Network. Feral and neighborhood cats FREE. $20 spay/$10 neuter for cats in low-income households. Please call: Dr. Margaret Hecht 719-746-2023 Trinidad Animal Clinic 719-846-3212. 36-12XU


WANTED TO RENT: small, one bedroom home that is energy efficient in quiet, safe neighborhood. Call 719-568-0428. 43-2XP


2009 CRAFTSMAN SNOW THROWER. Electric start, 6 forward speeds & 2 reverse. Only used 15 hours. New $1000 – asking $650. Call 719-742-5111. 44-2XP

SELLING TAN Suede couch and LaZBoy. Couch folds down into futon. Both are in good shape. $50 for each couch, $90 for both. 738-1415. 38-TFN


PIE & COFFEE, ONLY $1. Lunch. Crafts/quilts for sale. Quilt and Craft Show, 9-3, Saturday, Nov 5. Walsenburg United Church on Main Street. 43-2XU

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