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Classifieds for September 15, 2011


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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.

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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 turn around. 719-852-0113. Skyline Metal.

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

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


PART-TIME BABYSITTER needed for October. $6/hr. Please email inquires to: 37-1XU

TRINIDAD CORRECTIONAL FACILITY has an opening for Correctional Support Trades Supervisor I – Housekeeping. Beginning monthly salary $3,607. For application to test and complete job description, go to: Click on Job Openings, go to Correctional Support Trades Supervisor I-Housekeeping with 9/12/11 as the closing date. You may contact Cheri Jacobson at 719-845-3231 for questions. 36-2XU

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.  33-1XU

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

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

OWNER/OPERATORS NEEDED hauling coal from Hesperus to Pueblo, 544 round trip miles. Earn $4,200/week. Call Patty 303-550-9701.
Manufacturing company in Walsenburg has immediate openings! Need to be detail-oriented and able to do repetitive work in a fast-paced environment. Position has the potential for production based bonuses. If you are looking for full-time long-term employment and have a strong work ethic, apply at

DRIVERS WANTED to transport railroad crews in the Trinidad, CO area. Paid training, benefits, and company vehicle provided. Starting pay $.15 per mile or $7.50 per hour while waiting. Apply online at or call 800-898-7785 & leave a message. 36-4XP

MECHANIC – The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for the full-time position of Mechanic. All offers of employment shall be made contingent on passing a physical by a qualified physician, and substance abuse testing as required by local, state or federal regulations. Applicants must have a CDL license. Complete job description/requirement attached to application. Six months probationary period: Application may be obtained from the City Clerk Office, 525 So Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, Colorado, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The City of Walsenburg is EOE & ADA compliant.


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

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

400 ELDER, 3 Bedroom, $550 rent, $550 deposit. Showing Sat. Sept 17 between 10am-2pm. Call Irene 719-994-5607.  Housing Welcome. 37-1XU

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

2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH HOUSE for rent. Hardwood floors, washer/ dryer hook-ups, $450 depoit, $450 per month, includes water. Call Carly at 719-850-0851. 37-4XP

ONE BEDROOM apartment for rent. ALSO One Bedroom house for rent. Owner prefers only one person in house which is close to downtown. Call Roxie at 738-1307 36-TFN

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 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. 37-1XP


PRICE REDUCED. Reasonable offers. 4 BR, 2 BA home on 6 lots. Located near schools. Updated with hardwood floors, carpet, etc. This home is in great condition. 513 N. Champa, Walsenburg.  Call Lori at United Country. 989-9046. $87,500. 37-2XU

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

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


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.


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 TO GOOD HOMES, One older Arabian mare (kids’ horse), one older Arabian gelding and one pony-size mule. Call 719-738-1878. 37-1XU

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

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

WE HAVE TWO ADORABLE male tabby kittens that are FREE to loving homes. One is 4 months old, has been neutered and had all his vaccinations. The other is 3 months old and is current with vaccinations for his age. Both are litter box trained and ready to live in a home away from predators. They will bring their own food, litter box and bedding. If interested in adopting either of these kitties, please call 719-738-1666. 34-3XP




HUUUGE 1-DAY ESTATE SALE and GIVEAWAY – Saturday September 17, 9am-5pm. Furniture, bed sets, camping & fishing gear. Gun supplies. Tools and knickknacks. Hardware, women’s & men’s clothes and outfits, boots & shoes, etc. It’s like Wal-Mart but CLOSER! EVERYTHING MUST GOOOOOOO! 5 miles east of Gardner, Highway 69 between mile markers 18-19, 958 CR 620. See map at 37-1XP

CRAFT, VENDOR’S SALE, 701 W 9th St, Pueblo.  Oct 1 and 2, 8am – 4pm.  Shop early for the holidays!  Great buys! 37-1XP


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. 33-6XP

Trustee resigns position

Town now accepting letters of interest for vacancy by E.E.Mullens LA VETA — Citing an upcoming medical procedure and the subsequent recuperation period, La Veta

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