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DIY oil change special, 5 qts. of Castrol GTX conventional oil and C-Q Red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. Castrol High-mileage oil
And C/Q Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Castrol Edge Synthetic Oil and Bosch Premium filter, $32.99 Sta-Bil fuel Stabilizer, 16oz. bottle, $6.99 Terra-Cair DEF Diesel exhaust fluid $4.99 gl. Hydraulic hoses custom made, Hydraulic fluids in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg, 719-738-2525.

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

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

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

MIKE’S COFFEE BARN Lattes, cappuccinos, fresh donuts, quesadillas & free WIFI. 304 W. 7th. 738-3318 09-TFN


MOUNTAIN CREEK Home Health is looking for a full-time RN or LPN for our Walsenburg location. Need at least 1 year experience in med-surg and strong assessment skills. Home Health experience is a plus, but not required. Includes competitive benefit package. Please call Kathy or Tracie at 719-738-5707 for questions. Resume may be mailed confidentially to or faxed to 719-738-1933. EOE/M/F/V/H. 41-2XU

FACILITIES / MAINTENANCE Director with Custodial Duties: Responsible for planning, coordinating, and supervising facilities operations and building maintenance, custodial personnel and equipment within the district, including, mechanical systems, grounds and energy management. Custodial duties include performing routine cleaning and maintenance work inside and outside of school buildings/facilities. Technology skills and ability to complete rigorous physical labor required. Interested applicants should send complete application file to Huerfano School District Re-1; see website for application and detailed job description: Attention: Melinda Ruzanski, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Open until filled. EOE 41-2XU

HALF-TIME Secretary Position: Huerfano School District Administration Office is accepting applications for a half-time secretary. Minimum qualifications: at least three years of clerical experience, strong technology skills, and high school diploma (Associates Degree or higher preferred). Interested applicants should send complete application file to Huerfano School District Re-1; see website for application and detailed job description: Attention: Melinda Ruzanski, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Open until filled. EOE 41-2XU

CITY OF WALSENBURG is currently accepting applications for the position of Municipal Judge. Letters of intent may be delivered to the office of the City Clerk, 525 South Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089.The phone number is 719-738-1048.
Letters of Intent must be received by the City not later than 2:00 p.m. on October 31, 2013. Please include your response to the following statement: “The municipal court of the city of Walsenburg is currently not a court of record. What advantages and/or disadvantages do you see if the municipal court were to become a court of record. Which form do you believe would be more advantageous to the city of Walsenburg?” 41-2XU

OFFICE MANAGER for Retail Propane business in Walsenburg, Colorado. Successful candidates must possess a high level of organizational skills, previous credit and collection experience, basic accounting expertise, and robust PC skills including standard Microsoft business software applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.). The workplace is dynamic with a heavy customer service emphasis in a small town setting. Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent and 3-5 years of previous and similar work experience. Competitive wage and benefit package available. References required. Please reply with resume or work experience via email to 41-TFN


RANCH HOUSE Close to Walsenburg, 2 bedroom / 1 bath with large yard, fireplace w/ insert. $750 per month. Contact Donna or John at 738-1427. 41-TFN

VERY NICE duplex for rent in La Veta. 3 BDRM / 2BA, new carpet. $650 per month. Call 719-564-5458 for information.

BEAUTIFUL RETAIL/ OFFICE SPACE near downtown Walsenburg for rent. Call 719-742-3400 for details. 18-TFN

1 BDRM house for rent. Washer/dryer, large yard. NO PETS. $475 mo, 118 W. 9th. Call Jim at 719-989-8739 or 738-1732. 37-5XP

2 BEDROOM TRAILER, large fenced in yard. 824 W 8th Street, close to City Park. Call 719-671-5203 for information. 37-TFN

111 CHAFFEE, Walsenburg – charming stucco house for rent, 2 bedroom / 1 bath W/D hookup, very private with fenced yard. $575/month, 1-year lease with deposit, no pets. Call 719-742-3180 39-4XU

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

TWO bedroom, ONE bath HOUSE centrally located. NO PETS. Water, sewer, trash paid. $525/mo and $525/dep. Call 719-250-9450. 42-TFN

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

VERY NICE 3 BEDROOM/2 bath home with big yard. Call Roxie at 738-1307.


PRICED BELOW APPRAISED VALUE! Unique three bedroom, two bath home located at 601 E. Kansas Ave. in Walsenburg. This is highly energy efficient & low maintenance home with many indoor and outdoor features. Price $159,500. Call Lori@bachmanandassociates 719-989-9046.

3 BEDROOM, 2 bath home in Walsenburg with a bonus family room, large partially fenced yard, & play house. Small workshop and carport. Footers in place for a garage or addition. Priced at $ 79,900. Some appliances included. Call Lori@bachmanandassociates 719-989-9046.

60’ x 142’ LOT FOR SALE. Corner of S. Albert & W. 1st in Walsenburg. $3,000 OBO. 970-483-7728. 35-TFN

HOUSE FOR SALE OR LEASE – 307 E. 6th St., Walsenburg. 2 bedroom / 2 bath, single family home, 1,516 square feet, detached garage. Lease or sale $2,000 down / $1,012 mo. Call 855-664-8357. 39-4XP


FREE TO good home. Two guinea pigs, plus case, food, and bedding. Call 719-989-1345. 41-1XU

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


BEAR CLAW FOOT TABLE 31 inches high-41 inches across $350, chest freezer $175, sheet mangle $100. For information call 738-9925. 41-1XP


2002 JEEP GRAND Cherokee 4X4, Laredo w/ Leather, Sunroof, 4.0L 6 cyl., New tires #7335 $7,450. Call 719-542-2268. 52-TFN

2008 FORD F150 Supercab 4X4, XLT, 4.6L Triton V8, Auto, New wheels & tires #7323 $16,950. Call 71-542-2268. 52-TFN

2006 DODGE RAM 1500 MEGA Cab 4X4, SLT w/ Leather, 5.7L Hemi, New tires #7337 $17,950. Call 719-542-2268. 52-TFN


ESTATE / YARD SALE Fri. & Sat., Oct. 11 & 12 from 8 am – 4 pm at 801 Pennsylvania, New Home Community Church. Boyd’s Bears, stuffed bears, records, books, oil lamps, clothes, clocks, pictures, knick-knacks, VSH/DVD movies.

GARAGE SALE Fri. & Sat., Oct. 11 & 12 at 63 Trinchera Ct. behind Rio Cucharas. Table w/ 2 chairs, antiques and more. 41-1XP

YARD SALE- First Baptist Church, 220 W. 6th Ave. Bake Sale- Oct 12, 8am-2pm. Lots of items, ome have look! 41-1XP


WANTED – The Walsenburg World newspapers of April 16 and April 23, 1914, or a photocopy of the articles about the strike in these newspapers. Contact: Carolyn Newman or call 719-738-2840. 41-4NC

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