10-18 Classifieds

05 Notices

WE BUY ANTLERS: 5 miles west of Del Norte on US 160 at Elk Ranch. 719-657-0942. (10/25 TFN)


Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area has several open board member positions. Visit website: sdcnha.org (11/08)


06 Personals

SACKETTS: Sam Elliott, Jeff Osterhage, Tom Selleck, Terence Hill, Whoopi Goldberg. FIND ME! Puppy Chow. (10/25)


JACK: IT’S YOUR TURN. John did others so good he had friends. A bloody trail sometimes our own. John: We rode together since you were a child, Then you opened doors. Jack and I eradicated that feller with a funny hat. Our journey has begun. Postponed 'til spring, Just as well, I don't care for snow. Puppy Chow. (10/25)


07 Help Wanted

Requesting bids for snow plowing/grading for Oct. – April 2017-2018, for LOA Association located in Del Norte, CO. Please email [email protected] or call 719-992-0043 and leave message. (10/25)

Saguache County announces an opening for a FT, 32 hours per week Emergency Manager: Job responsibilities include - Maintain an integrated emergency management system for Saguache County including mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery projects. Manage budget, grants and accounting for the Office of Emergency Management. Promote training opportunities, monitor NIMS compliance, plan and execute exercises and take corrective action. Work with State, Regional and Federal agencies to ensure coordinated disaster planning and response. Job requirements: Incident Command System experience, high school diploma or equivalent; Bachelors degree preferred. Minimum three years of related experience in emergency response or management. Colorado driver's license. Application can be obtained at the Saguache County Administration Office or downloaded at www.saguachecounty.net. Applications and required resume will be accepted in the Administration Office, 501 4th St., P.O. Box 100, Saguache, CO 81149 until 4:00 pm Friday, October 20, 2017. (10/18)


Local Meat Distribution Company seeking a full-time, clerk and clerical assistant, for the Holiday Season and perhaps longer. Knowledgeable in computers and telephone skills, using UPSWorldShip, QuickBooks and the various Microsoft programs, with bilingual as a plus. Will do invoicing, customer service, retail clerking, inventory control and other duties. Must work weekend 10-hour 4 day/week schedule. Salary commensurate with skills. Send detailed resume with compensation history and computer skills to: Personnel Dept., Box 10, Del Norte. CO 81132. (10/18)


FACILITIES MANAGER- FULL TIME POSITION: Description: Creede School District is seeking an individual with knowledge of building systems and maintenance. Systems include HVAC, security alarms, fire alarms, boilers, sprinkler system, general equipment and other appliance-related systems. This individual must be skilled in all manner of building repair and responsive to employee work orders. Position will cover daytime custodial duties and oversight of evening custodian. The position also entails seasonal-related responsibilities including landscape work in the spring and summer and snow removal duties in the fall and winter. Reports to: Superintendent. Education: Minimum required is a high school diploma but prefer training in vocational and technical school. Higher education will increase the pay scale. Pay: The salary range is $35,000-$45,000 depending upon experience and education. Benefits: Included in the position. If you are interested, please contact the school office at (719) 658-2220 to set up an interview appointment. Prior to an interview, an application must be completed. Applications can be found on the school website at www.creedek12.net. Look under the employment tab which is found on the home page under About us drop down menu. (10/18)


DISABLED WOMAN in need of a helper to assist with cleaning, laundry and shopping once a week. Call 719-588-7684. (11/1)


The City of Monte Vista is seeking a full-time Sergeant. For a detailed job description and application please visit: http://cityofmontevista.com/2245/Human-Resources. The deadline to apply is October 19, 2017 at 5 P.M. Send resume, application and references to: City of Monte Vista C/O Courtney Baker 95 W 1st Ave. Monte Vista, CO 81144. A job application must be filled out and submitted to the HR office at City Hall to be considered. If you have questions, please call Courtney Baker at 719-852-2692 ext. 109. EEO. (11/18)


The Rio Grande County Tourism Board will be contracting the services of a TOURISM PROMOTION ASSISTANT to aid it in more effectively attaining its advertising goals. Please visit riograndecountry.com and go to the about us page for complete details on job duties. (10/18)


City of Alamosa is hiring a full time police officer. (Hiring range $18.02 to $18.20/hour DOQ). Duties include, but not limited to, patrol assigned districts, respond to dispatch calls and investigate citizens’ complaints, perform preliminary and follow up investigations, establish traffic surveillance, prepare reports citations and summons, may make arrests, and appear in court. Full job description, announcement, and application procedures are available at cityofalamosa.org. The City of Alamosa is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, marital status, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law including LGBT. If you wish modification of the selection process in order to accommodate a disability, please make your request in writing and submit it with your required application materials. Position Subject to Physical and Pre-Employment Drug Testing. Deadline: October 20, 2017 @ 5 p.m. (11/18)


The Del Norte School District is looking to hire substitute Bus Drivers for the 2017-18 School Year.  You do not have to have a CDL for these positions.  Experience is preferred however we are will to train you.  For additional information please contact Delmo Trujillo at 719-657-4040, ext. 4007.  Del Norte is an EOE (11/08)


The San Luis Valley Healthcare Coalition, through Rio Grande County, is seeking an independent contractor Healthcare Coalition Coordinator to provide professional services and grants management.  More information on the position and proposal requirements is available online at www.riograndecounty.org or by calling (719) 657-3352. (10/25)


Rio Grande County is seeking a full-time jail cook. High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Must be 21 years of age, pass background investigation and drug test screening. $11.18/per hour 40 hours a week, full county benefits. Pick up and submit applications to Human Resources, 925 6th St., Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132. Applications and job description available on-line at www.riograndecounty.org. Position open until filled. (10/25)


City of Alamosa is hiring a part-time (25 hours/week) permanent Custodian I. (Beginning pay $10.40/hourly DOQ) Hours will include evenings and weekends.   Duties include, but not limited to, sweep, vacuum, dust, waxes, mops, scrubs and washes windows, floors, walls, furniture, lockers, showers, and restrooms and other City property and/or equipment.    Performs building security checks. Full job description, announcement, and application procedures are available at cityofalamosa.org.  The City of Alamosa is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, marital status, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law including LGBT. If you wish modification of the selection process in order to accommodate a disability, please make your request in writing and submit it with your required application materials. Position Subject to Physical and Pre-Employment Drug Testing. Deadline:  10/26/17 at noon. (10/25)

10 Apartments for Rent

Three bedroom, one bath apartments available in South Fork, afforadble rates. 719-873-9865 or visit our website at mountainviewapartmentsco.com. (11/8 TFN)


12 House for Rent

HOUSE FOR RENT in South Fork, unfurnished, three bedrooms, huge garage. $1200/month. 719-873-0273. (10/25)


TWO BEDROOM ONE BATH, South Fork. $600/month. Utilities not included. Available Nov. 1 Call 719-849-1462 (11/8)

14 Business Properties For Rent

PROFESSIONAL OFFICE Space for Rent in Monte Vista. Rent includes Internet, conference room, and copier/scanner. Call 719-852-0627. (10/25)

17 Real Estate For Sale

35+ acres in Rimrock Ranch with horse set up, state of the art 1440 sq. ft. shop, RV hook up, bathroom, shower, 220 power, Borders BLM for year around access to horseback riding, hiking, ATV, snowmobiling, and etc. Call Steffens & Company Realty, Inc. 719-873-1700. (10/25 TFN)


40 ACRES, ALAMOSA, PRICE REDUCED: Hwy. 17, $195k, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, large bonus room, fenced with many out buildings, on well. Owner finance possible. Joe 719-256-5439. (11/15)


UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY for a 2.1 acre farm. Three bedroom, one bath two story plus basement. Very large detached garage with many out buildings, fenced, South of Alamosa. Needs TLC. $75k. Joe 719-256-5439. (10/18)


US Government Property for Sale: 436 Jefferson Street, Monte Vista, CO. 2 bed/ 1 bath home. Online Auction:U.S. General Services Administration. Contact Ryan Bruce at 817-978-8797 or visit: realestatesales.gov (11/8)



18 Lots & Acreage

40 acres in grass 5 miles southeast of Monte Vista with owner financing. $49,000. Call Steffens & Company Realty, Inc. 719-873-1700. (11/8 TFN)


WINTER HORSE PASTURE: 160 acres, 5 miles east of Del Norte, supervised, alfalfa pasture, heated water, $60/head per month, discount for multiple head. November thru mid-May, 719-657-0942. Also 750# 3x3x8 alfalfa bales, cattle $45 each. Horse: $60 each. (11/8)


19 Farm & Farmland

RANCH FOR SALE: Colorado Grass Ranch. Location: San Luis Valley area, 3,000 acres, all continuous, good road, easy access, 1 deep well, irrigates 160 acres, for crop or grass and stock water. Numerous stock wells, six pastures, all wells artesian. Direct inquires to [email protected] or 719-240-0433. (10/18)


630 Acre Farm: 2 miles southeast of Monte Vista. 4 pivots alfalfa, excellent water. (970)445-8781. (11/8)

23 Lawn and Garden

Sprinkler installation, and winterization: Done at reasonable rates. Call anytime, weekdays, weekends, evenings.719-580-0033 or (719)376-2593. (11/8)

27 Appliances

WASHERS, DRYERS, refrigerator & stoves rebuilt. Call Jake 852-3350. (10/25)

32 Fuel & Heating

Eliminate high heating bills, CENTRAL BOILER Outdoor wood, corn, pellet furnaces. Clean, efficient heat!!! Kingdom Timber & Frame, Inc. FINANCING AVAILABLE! 1-575-756-2705. (10/18 TFN)


PELLET STOVE for sale. Works great, $800. 719-873-1049, South Fork. (10/25)


36 Miscellaneous


STEEL STORAGE CONTAINERS – Sales, Rentals & Modifications!

Containers are water & rodent proof. 8’ wide, 8’-53’ in length.

Call for more information and pricing. Healdworks, Inc. – Your Total Storage Solution! 719-850-0346 (10/18 TFN)


SOLAR SALE! Large amount of 240-watt solar panels in stock, $232 each. We also stock Magnum inverters, Outback charge controllers, Rolls batteries, 8/2, 4/0, 2/0 wire etc. Quality products at affordable prices! Bontrager’s Variety Store, 9726 S. CR 3E, Monte Vista. 719-852-0500. (10/18)


FOR SALE BUTCHER HOGS, pasture raised, no hormones, antibiotics or GMO feed. 250-350 lbs., $1.00 per pound on the hoof. Will deliver hogs to slaughterhouse. 719-580-3930. (10/18)


King size quilt and two shams with delicate floral design, barely used, from J.C. Penney. $85; Queen size bed, maple headboard, $175 matching dresser with 10 drawers and nightstand, metal frame included, mattress and box spring $175 used for about one year;

31” Sharp liquid crystal television in perfect shape, originally $700, selling for $150; Large Whiteboard $15. Call 719-672-0333 San Luis. (11/8)


37 Wanted


WANTED by serious collector for my lifelong license plate collection – pre 1913 city license plate. Need pictures. Conrad Hughson, Box 1, Putney, VT 05346 [email protected]. 802-387-4498. (8/8/18)


FREE DISPOSAL, YOU HAUL: old hay, straw, manure, grass clippings, leaves, etc. Call Rob for ?? 303-519-0377. (10/18)


WHITE WASHER AND DRYER, $200; Ethan Allen hutch, $200; misc. light fixtures, $25. South Fork, 719-272-1279. (10/18)


39 Sporting Goods

 Bowflex Exercise Machine, like new. $700 OBO, retail value $1,800; Elk Antlers, $100; Radio-Controlled Trucks, $50. Kathie 970-618-7748 (11/1)

42 Feed & Seed

LOOKING FOR ALFALFA hay testing 170 or above. Call or email Ross Harmon, [email protected][email protected]. Or call 806-231-9183. (11/15)


CATTLE AND/OR HORSE HAY: Alfalfa/grass, 3x4x8 bales, 750 lbs. each. First cut rain damaged cattle hay $110/ton, 2nd cut medium grade horse hay $150/ton. OBO 5 miles west of Del Norte. 719-657-0942. (10/25)


PINON RANCH INC. is now in the market to purchase hay. Call 719-539-4313 or cell 719-239-1391. (11/1)

48 Pets & Supplies

FREE TO GOOD HOME – mixed breed 40 lb. dog, must have room to run. 256-460-1843. (11/1)

BLACK LAB PUPPY for sale, female, intelligent, registered, 4 months old, $250. 852-0765. (11/1)

64 Autos for Sale

CASH ON THE SPOT FOR JUNK CARS & TRUCKS: We pickup, no title ok. 719-937-7935. (01/04)

65 Professional Services

ROOFING: shingle roofing repair, over 30 years experience. Call HOUSECALL Home and Business repair today for free estimate. 719-850-0133. (10/18 TFN)


Farrier service, Lewis Hart 719-850-0734. (TFN)


THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. (12/27)


LICENSED PLUMBER does all types of plumbing repairs and plumbing remodels at reasonable rate. Quick service. Call anytime, available weekends and evenings. 719-580-0033 or 719-376-2593. (11/8)