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Classifieds for September 8, 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.

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

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. 35-5XU

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

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

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

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


TRINIDAD CORRECTIONAL FACILITY has an opening for Administrative Assistant III. Beginning monthly salary $2,897. For application to test and complete job description, go to: Click on Job Openings, go to administrative assistant III with 9/12/11 as the closing date. You may contact Cheri Jacobson at 719-845-3231 for questions. 36-1XU

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. 36-1XU

Huerfano School District Re-1 is accepting applications for a part-time assistant coordinator for before/ after school programs at the high school. This position may or may not be combined with instructional aide duties. Apply: Admin Office, 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, 36-1XU

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.

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

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. DEADLINE for applications to the City Clerk’s Office is 3:00 p.m., Thursday, July 28th,2011. The City of Walsenburg is EOE & ADA compliant.

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.

ONE BEDROOM apartment for rent. ALSO One Bedroom house for rent. Owner prefers only one person in houase 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, 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


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

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

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. Will bring their own food, bedding and litter box. If interested in adopting any of these kitties, please call 719-738-1666. 34-3XP


A BIG SALE with lots of everything! Gate opens Sat 8AM. Fri-Sat, 8-3. 112 Sproul Ave. 36-1XP

YARD SALE behind Rio Cucharas. Follow the signs. Some antiques. Sat, 9/10 and Sat 9/17. 36-1XP

YARD SALE Sat Sept 10th, 9-5. 315 1/2 E Grand St. Christmas villages, small shelf, wall TV stands, Halloween stuff, Christmas lights, pool table, much more. 36-1XP

MOVING SALE, Thurs – Sun. 8AM until ? Furniture, Appliances, wood-splitter, misc. 590 CR 340 – turn south off west Hwy 160 at Faris Land Office – Bear Creek Rd. Follow the signs.

YARD SALE AT 703 N CHAMPA across from school. Sept 10 & 11, from 9-4. NO EARLY BIRDS please. 36-1XP

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 9-19-11, 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.


TWO FEMALE CHIHUAHUA’S, eight weeks old, light creamy color. Also, plants for sale: Iris’s, Day Lillys, Strawberry, Rhubarb & Mint. 719-989-8005. 36-1XP

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. 33-4XP

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

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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