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Classifieds for September 1, 2011


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LOG HOME RESTORATION: Decks, general home repair, remodling, painting. Local Handyman. 719-671-3635 or 719-568-5105. PROMPT SERVICE. WORK GUARANTEED. FREE ESTIMATES. 35-5XU

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

SMALL ENGINE REPAIR – Frank’s Small Engine Repair, over 30 years in the repair business, all makes & models.  Boat motors, lawn mowers, saws, generators & more. Parts & service, Pick up and delivery available. 502 CR 598, Walsenburg, CO Call 719-422-1943. OPEN: 8-4 Tues-Sun.

ZMAX Engine and fuel system treatment kit, $29.99, DIY oil change specials: 5 qts. Castro GTX oil and a Bosch premium oil filter, $19.99. 5qts. Castrol High-Mileage oil and a Bosch Premium oil filter, $21.99. Quaker State motor oil, $2.79 qt. Pennzoil motor oil, $3.29 per qt. Mobil 1 synthetic motor oil, $6.99 qt. 50 month Carquest Battery, $57.99 & 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

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

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

EXCAVATION – Backhoe and tractor work. Septic, cisterns, trench work, foundations, brush hog, driveway work.  Great rates. Call Joe at 719-989-7255. 21-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. 52-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

RAMBLER 66 SERVICE is now buying: junk cars, scrap metal, copper, brass, aluminum, etc. TOP PRICE 729 Main St. Walsenburg 989-0850

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

WILLY’S BACK ALLEY SHARP SHOP – If it’s got an edge, I’ll get it sharp! Circular saws, chain saws, mowers, knives, garden tools, hedge clippers, scissors. Ready within 24 hours! Walsenburg. 738-1321 or 989-8436. 32-TFN

METAL ROOFING Custom cut to length, Panels and Trims. 40 Yr paint warranty. 18 colors. Felts, boots, caulks, vents, etc. Greenhouse panels. Rail-road ties. Crews available. Pole Buildings, garages, and additions. In-house manufacturer, quick turnaraound. 719-852-0113. Skyline Metal.

FINAL STEP FLOORS. WE ARE MOVING! Stop by for coffee, visit our new showroom and let us help you with all of your flooring needs.. OPEN SEPTEMBER 1. Final Step Floors, 502 Walsen Ave. 719-738-1201. 34-TFN


Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for an Instructional Aide (Peakview School). Qualfiications: must have 48 college hours or pass the para-pro assessment. Apply at Huerfano School District Re-1, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg. Deadline: opened until filled EOE

PROPANE BOBTAIL TRUCK DRIVER wanted. Must have CDL & hazmat drivers license & be finger printed. Call 719-738-1141. 35-3XP

SENIORS INC. HOME CARE is seeking energetic, dependable, and caring caregivers, to work for elderly, mentally ill, and physically challenged clients. Must have 2 years experience, dependable vehicle with a valid license, and current insurance. Be able to pass reference checks, background checks, M.V.R. checks and drug screening. To apply, please contact Curtis Padilla or Tracie Larson at 719-846-4414. 33-6XP

VACANCY NOTICE MATHEMATICS TEACHER 2011-2012 School Year Trinidad High School Qualifications: 1. B.A. Degree 2. Valid Colorado License- Secondary Math Endorsement 3. 18 hrs Graduate credit Math Preferred Send application form, resume, transcripts and copy of license to: Trinidad School District #1 215 S. Maple, Trinidad, CO 81082. Deadline: Open until filled. EOE 35-5XU

PART-TIME RECEPTIONIST. Growing chiropractic office looking for a part time receptionist. Must be friendly, vibrant, enthusiastic, detail oriented, able to multi task, type well, have a professional appearance and some computer knowledge. 2 years work experienc, good references required. Accepting resumes at Vigil Family Chiropractic, 110 E 6th Street, Walsenburg. 719-738-3808. 15-TFN

FRONT DESK MANAGER, La Veta Inn. Stop in for details. 103 W Ryus. 35-2XU

NOW HIRING – Full and part time associates Great benefits include; Medical, Dental, Vision, Company Match 401(K) Kroger Stock Purchase Plan $3000 tuition reimbursement and Company Paid Life Insurance. Qualified candidates please apply in person at Loaf ‘N Jug # 3 200 Main St, Walsenburg, CO or online at Pay based on experience. We are proud to offer a drug-free working environment. E.O.E 33-3XU

NEWSPAPER CARRIER We are looking for a newspaper carrier to deliver the Sunday Denver Post in Walsenburg. Must have reliable transportation. Call 719-404-3510. 34-2XP

Interim City Administrator. The City of Walsenburg, Colorado (population 3,600) is seeking an Interim City Administrator to assist City Council and staff in addressing the current needs of the City including budget, personnel, day to day operations and policy implementation until such time as the position of City Administrator is filled. Minimum qualifications include experience managing a small to mid-sized community including, budget preparation, personnel management, and policy implementation. The City of Walsenburg provides the following services: 1.) Police, 2.) Water, 3.) Wastewater, 4.) Parks, 5.) Streets and Roads, and 6.) Administrative services. Salary subject to negotiations with City Council. Resumes and Letters of Interest will be accepted until the position is filled. Send Resumes and Letters of Interest to: City of Walsenburg, 525 Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089, Attn: Beth Neece, Assistant City Administrator. 32-4XU

Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for a Route Bus Driver. Qualifications: must hold a CDL License. Apply at the School Admin Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg. Deadline: opened until filled EOE


RENT-TO-OWN: 4 bedroom house in Walsenburg. 719-989-3040. 32-TFN

VERY NICE QUIET 2 bedroom upstairs unit in La Veta. Stove, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine. No Pets, No Smoking.  $400 plus deposit. 970-581-3052.

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

HOUSE FOR RENT 3 bedroom, 2 full bath, very private porch, $550 plus deposit ALSO, 2 BR, 2 BA, very private by Navajo. Porch and storage. $495 plus deposit. 719-553-6888. 28-8XP

3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH house for rent in Navajo Ranch. 719-251-9661.

2 BEDROOM HOUSE 355 E 5th St. Walsenburg. $450/month. 989-0527, ask for Eddie. 30-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.

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

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


14 X 60 CHAMP 2 bedroom, 1 bath remodeled kitchen, etc. Covered deck, garden, storage shed. Appliances included. Central heat with air, quiet.  Walsenburg park. 719-738-2412 or 719-557-9263. 33-4XP

GREAT CONDITION: Honda 250 trailbike. 746-2041. $300. 35-2XP


214 E RYUS, LA VETA: Nice 2 story house, garage, with studio rental, deer, fruit tres, big yard, close to Main St. See Asking $145/ make offer.  Call 831-801-9261 or email

GREAT FSBO DEALS in Navajo Ranch w/Fabulous Views and community water. #1: Priced to sell fast at $145,000.00! 4-bd, 2-bath, 2 living areas; oversized 2-car garage & 12×20 shed; 2.1+/- acres. 719-320-3090 lv msg. #2: Nearly new, energy efficient, maintenance-free, ICF home on 3.37 acres. 3 bdrm, 3 bath, 2500+ sqft, PLUS 700 sqft attached 2-car garage w/workshop, PLUS 12×16 shed. This site-built, custom home features cedar-lined sauna and indoor garden! $209,900. 5% Broker fee or price reduction. 719-989-8933. 33-4XU

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. 35-6XU


FARM FRESH PRODUCE: offered daily, west of Walsenburg at end of 7th Street. Offering Rocky Ford cantaloupe, watermelon, Colorado peaches, fresh green chilis, roasted/unroasted tomatioes, cucumbers, squash, pinto beans, potatoes, onions, fruit, and more. Call 719-859-0201 32-4XP


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

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

FREE ADORABLE  KITTENS  to loving homes. We have 2 tabby males, 1 long haired orange male and 1 tabby female. All are between 2 and 3 months old, have had vaccinations current for their age, litter box trained and want to live inside away from predators. If interested in adopting any of these kitties, please call 719-738-1666. 34-2XP


YARD SALE 9/1 THRU 9/5. 1888 CR 580, Redwing.  Antiques, guns, tools, clothes, tack, jewelry, tables, appliances, tins, baskets, vacuums, collectibles, vehicles. 719-746-2208. 35-1XP

YARD SALE: Friday & Saturday, Sept 2nd & 3rd, 8am – ?? Many items including metal ornamental decorations and collectables. 68 Taylor Blvd – C.R. 346 turn left, go past water plant/resevoir, turn right at dead end sign. 35-1XP

YARD SALE, FURNITURE, tools, clothes, lots of misc, washer & dryer. Sat & Sun, 8-? Turn at the Rio Cucharas and follow signs. 96 Santa Clara Rd. 719-989-8272 35-1XP

YARD SALE ANCHOR MOTEL 1001 Main, 7am – ? Sept 3rd & 4th. Please NO early birds. 35-1XU


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that property belonging to Ralph L. Candelario, whose last known address is 302 West 3rd Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089 is to be removed from the following properties: 21106 US Highway 160, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089, 203 West 10th Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089 or will be sold ay public sale (or otherwise disposed of) on September 30, 2011. Said property consists of misc. householed items, boats, farm implements, automobiles and misc items. 33-3XP


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 9-9-11, the below described property will be sold by sealed bid.  The property can be seen at the Paperback Trading Post, 111 W 4th St., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Storage Unit #7 & 51 on the day of the sale. List of property is: Unit 37, gumball machines, bug chairs, small chairs, bed frames, stove, garbage bag, 20 boxes. Unit 51, crutches, computer, boxes, plastic boxes, steel cabinet, baby walkers. Storage Units were occuied by Stephen Cueva, 628 N Park, Walsenburg, CO. 34-3XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 9-5-11, the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Greg Bernardo at the Walsenburg Mini Sotrage is listed as miscellanous items. 33-3XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 9-19-11, the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Gabreil Rivera at the Walsenburg Mini Sotrage is listed as miscellanous items.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 9-5-11, the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of John Frick at the Walsenburg Mini Sotrage is listed as miscellanous items. 33-3XU


CONCERT IN THE PARK: Call for local culinary artists (you don’t have to be professional!) to whip up the most clever “anti-fracking” theme dishes, to present at the Sept. 3rd Huerfano’s Against Fracking concert in the park. Winner will recieve a bottle of fine champagne! Contact: 989-0193. 34-2XU