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02 Card of Thanks



03 Memorials                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  



04 Lost and Found


LOST IN CENTER: Shih Tzu dog, black, missing since Friday, April 7, anwers to Ebbey. If found call 754-2653. (5/10)


05 Notices


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


VACANCY ON MINERAL COUNTY PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION: There is currently a vacant seat on the Mineral County Planning and Zoning Commission as well as an alternate position vacancy. If you would be interested in serving on this Board please send a letter of interest to: Mineral County Administrator, PO Box 70, Creede, CO 81130 or leave at the Administrator’s Office, Mineral County Courthouse, 1201 N Main, Creede, CO 81130. (5/3)



06 Personals



07 Help Wanted


Wild West Wine & Spirits is looking for a part-time employee to work about 20 hours per week. The position includes cashiering, customer service, stocking shelves and cleaning. The willingness and availability to work nights, weekends and holidays is required.   Please apply in person at 535 Grand Ave., Del Norte, CO. (4/26)


The Del Norte School District is looking to fill a full time 7th and 8th Grade Language Arts Teacher position for the 2017-2018 School Year. You will need to have Current Colorado Certification. Applications and salary scale may be viewed on our website dncsd.org. If you would like to pick up an application you may do so at the Superintendent’s Office located at 770 11th Street in Del Norte. For all other questions please contact Amy Duda at 719-657-4030, ext. 2001. Del Norte School District is an EOE. (4/19)


The City of Monte Vista is accepting applications for PT seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker. Duties include, mowing, trimming, watering parks and trash pickup, $10.00/hr. Application available at http://www.cityofmontevista.com/2246/City-Jobs. Submit application to City of Monte Vista, Human Resources, 95 West First Ave. Monte Vista, CO. 81144, Fax 719-852-6172. Accepting applications until April 26th,2017 @ 4:30 pm. (4/26)


Rio Grande County Public Health is hiring a Public Health Nurse. 35 hrs/week $18.70-19.45/hr DOE. BSN and bilingual preferred. Colorado RN license required. Pre-employment drug testing required. Application and job description available online at www.riograndecounty.org or pick up and submit to Human Resources: 925 6th St., Rm. 200, Del Norte, CO 81132. Application deadline: May 3, 2017 @ 3:00 p.m. (4/26)


The Del Norte School District is looking to fill a full time position for an Administrative Secretary for the superintendent for the 2017-2018 school year. This is a 12 month position. This person needs to be people friendly, able to work in different settings, good computer skills (Xcel and Word), state reporting, School Board duties and overall good general office skills. If you are interested in more information please contact the Superintendent’s Office at 719-657-4040, ext. 4000. You may look at our website for more information about our district and salary schedules – dncsd.org.  Del Norte Schools is an EOE. (4/26)


The River Valley Inn Skilled Nursing Facility and Rehabilitation Center in Del Norte is seeking applications for CNAs, LPNs, RNs, and Departmental heads for Social Services, Maintenance, Housekeeping and Dietary. Interested parties may pick up applications at 1335 Sixth Street, Del Norte or at our sister facility Rio Grande Inn, 39 Calle Miller in La Jara. RVI is EOE. (5/10)


Rio Grande Hospital seeking full time dietary cooks to begin employment immediately. Some weekends required. Prior foodservice or hospital experience preferred. Apply online at https://rio-grande-hospital.org or call Brigitte, Dietary Manager at 719-657-4159 for additional information.  RGH is an EOE. (4/26)


Rio Grande County is seeking an Equipment Operator I for the Road and Bridge Department. CDL Class A with Hazmat endorsement required. High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Pre-employment drug screening is mandatory. Applications are available on line at www.riograndecounty.org., Human Resources 925 6th St., Room 200; Del Norte, CO 81132, and the Road and Bridge Department 168 N Washington St. Monte Vista, CO. 81144. Submit completed applications to Road and Bridge Department by May 3, 2017 @ 3:00 P.M. $12.98-$13.50 DOE. (4/26)


Rio Grande County Department of Social Services is seeking a Single Entry Point Case Manager. Position provides a full range of intake and ongoing case management services to clients in the Options for Long Term Care Programs. Bachelor’s degree in one of the human behavior science fields required. May substitute experience as a case worker or case manager with long term care. $14.84-$15.44/hr. DOE. Drug test and background check required. Applications are available on line at www.riograndecounty.org. or pick up and submit to Human Resources: 925 6th St., Rm. 200; Del Norte, CO 81132. Application deadline: May 3, 2017 @ 3:00 PM. (4/26)


Saguache County Department of Social Services is now accepting applications for the position of Child and Adult Protection Caseworker. Bachelor’s degree in one of the behavioral sciences is required. Previous experience in Colorado Child Protection system and Trails, and/or the Adult Protection system is desired, but we will provide training in these State programs. Saguache County is a generalist county, so the basic job description includes being part of a team to assess risk and safety of referrals, and working with families, youth and children, or senior population to provide services for stability and safety. Spanish-speaking advantageous but not required. Starting salary range $2426 to $3120 per month depending on experience. Applications and complete job descriptions are available at 605 Christy Ave., Saguache, CO 81149, by visiting the Saguache County website @SaguacheCounty.net or by calling 719-655-2537 and requesting one be mailed. This position announcement is open until May 12, 2017. Saguache County is an E.O.E. (5/10)



Creede is seeking an Administrative Assistant. This position is part time and pays $13-$15 per hour DOQ. Great learning opportunity! Applications will be accepted until the position is filled but are strongly preferred by May 15, 2017. More info and application instructions at www.creedetownhall.com. EOE/ADA. (5/10)


Rio Grande County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for a Road Deputy. Must be: 21 years of age, pass background check and drug test, have good driving record, POST certification, High School diploma or GED. Pick up/submit applications to: Rio Grande County H.R. 925 6th St. Rm 200 Del Norte, CO. 81132. Applications and job descriptions also available on-line at www riograndecounty.org. $14.84-$15.44 per hour DOE. Full County benefits. Deadline: May 9th, 2017 @ 3:30 PM or until filled. (5/3)


Beaver Creek Youth Camp in South Fork seeks junior and senior counselors for Christian camps, June 22-July 28. Information at www.beavercreekcamp.org or call 719-873-5311. (6/14)


Monte Vista Estates Skilled Nursing Home has an immediate opening for a part-time Activities Assistant position. Applicant needs to be kind and compassionate with a positive attitude, and able to work some evenings and weekends. Dependability and a good work ethic are musts! Please stop by for an application at Monte Vista Estates, 2277 East Drive, Monte Vista, CO. You may call Julie Oliver at 719-852-5138 for additional information. Open until filled. (5/3)


Community Development Coordinator: Town of South Fork. Full-Time, night and weekend work required. The Town of South Fork is seeking an energetic, outgoing, approachable person to administer and coordinate South Fork’s Community Heart & Soul project, and the town’s land use and community development processes. Requires: Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in Community Planning, Community Development, Land Use Planning or other related field. A degree in Geography, Public Administration or related field will also be considered. Master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of four years of increasingly responsible professional planning experience, including experience having a lead role in a professional planning and community engagement project; experience managing teams and committees; proven leadership, listening qualities and interdisciplinary thinking; excellent oral and written skills; and comfortable speaking publicly, or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Local government experience desired. All applications must be submitted electronically to Human Resources at [email protected]. Complete position information and application requirements are available at www.colorado.gov/southforkcolorado. Open until filled, first review May 8, 2017. Starting Salary $35,000 DOQ. EOE. (5/3)


Equipment Operator/Maintenance Worker: Town of South Fork. Full-Time, on-call and overtime may be required. Operates heavy and light equipment, performs street, parks, building and facility maintenance and repair. High School Diploma or GED required, Trade School Certificate or Associates degree preferred. Colorado CDL or ability to obtain within 6-months required. Complete position information and application requirements are available at www.colorado.gov/southforkcolorado or by contacting the Public Works Supervisor at publicwork[email protected]. All applications must be submitted electronically to Human Resources at [email protected]. Open until filled, first review May 8, 2017. Hiring range $12.00 to $15.50 per hour DOQ. EOE. (5/3)


Full-time receptionist for our busy, multi-provider clinic in Del Norte. Health care experience highly preferred. Applications can be picked up at any Rio Grande Hospital Clinic location or can be filled out on our website at www.rio-grande-hospital. Org. Please contact DeeAnn Sierra at 719-657-2418 for further information. RGH is an EOE. (5/3)


08 Work Wanted



09 Employment Services


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. (4/26 TFN)


Perfect for Active Individuals Seeking Privacy! Spacious, romantic, “carriage-house” Studio Apartment. Remodeled, spotless, private entrance, private W/D! 3rd Street, Alamosa. Utilities PAID! $600. 575-613-3842. (5/10)


11 Rooms


12 House for Rent


Monte Vista duplex, great location by schools, one bedroom, one bath, $450 plus deposit, $100 move-in discount. 719-580-5400. (5/3)


Three bedroom, one bath, one car garage, 116 1st Ave. $700 rent (includes w/s & trash) and deposit, no pets/smoking, one year lease. 719-942-3213. (5/10)



13 Mobile Homes for Rent



14 Business Properties For Rent


FOR RENT Grande Ave, Del-Norte 3-Awesome COMMERCIAL Spaces

2-storefronts 1-backoffice $250-$395-$650 (719)873-7133 or (719)588-1892.DEL NORTE IS BOOMING!!! (5/17)


15 Wanted to Rent


16 Vacation


17 Real Estate For Sale


Views & More Views. Prime Rio Grande Golf Club, lot 24, 3.34 Acres, La Lomita, on 8th tee box, utilities in, ready to build. Offered at $198,500 - Churchill Real Estate Co. Inc. Broker is Seller. 970-471-0420 (5/24)


18 Lots & Acreage

34 Acres on Hwy 285 zoned Industrial, can be rezoned commercial. Price $100K. Paul (303)921-8193 (6/14)


19 Farm & Farmland


For sale 58.32 acre half pivot in New Alfalfa, ½ mile west of Gunbarrel Station, 2000 GPM well, 2.5 shares of Rio Grande Canal, excellent potato ground, $210,000 call Steffens & company Realty, Inc. 873-1700. (5/3 TFN)


240 acres grass with 6 shares of Lariat Ditch, fenced, new well, borders west side of Monte Vista on County Road 27. Call Steffens & Company Realty, Inc. 873-1700. (5/3 TFN)


40 Acres in grass pasture 4.5 miles southeast of Monte Vista on the 3 mile south road.  A great place to build a home, views, excellent pasture and controlled access into the property.  $49,900 call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty, Inc. 873-1700. (5/10 TFN)


80-160 acres, 12x24 storage bldg., great views, deeded access. Del Norte area. $1,100/acre. Call 719-849-8640. (5/17 TFN)


20 Business Properties



21 Mobile Homes




22 Property Wanted



23 Lawn and Garden


ASPEN SALE: 8-12 ft. multi-stem root balls, $35. Call La Garita Mountain Nursery, South Fork. 719-754-3630. (5/17)


Sprinkler installation and repair. Done at reasonable rates. Quick Service. Call anytime, weekdays, weekends, evenings. 719-376-2593 or 719-580-0033. (4/26)


24 Garage Sale



25 Auctions



26 Antiques



27 Appliances



28 Household Goods



29 Musical Instruments



30 Electronics/Computers



31 Health


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. (5/3 TFN)



33 Building Materials



34 Office Equipment


35 Heavy Equipment



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 (5/3 TFN)


WANTED: Someone with horse drawn wagon to give wedding party ride. Wedding is July 8 in Alamosa. Call 719-289-5511. (TFN)


Structural steel oil field pipe, heavy duty, great price, multiple sizes. Great for corrals, fence posts and more. Monte Vista, 719-849-8261. (4/26 TFN)


1981 Chevy 1 ton 4x4 with snow plow, $1500; roping chute, $500; cooling unit for walk-in cooler, $500. 719-850-0035. (5/3)


20% OFF 27/8 drill stem pipe month of April or while supplies last. Pitchfork Trading Post, Monte Vista, CO 719-849-8261. (5/3)


DEEP CYCLE BATTERIES: For solar wind and golf carts, American made, factory direct. Nick SLV Battery Service. 719-480-0647. (5/10)


SOLAR SALE! Large amount of 235 watt solar panels in stock, $230 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. (6/14)


Kenmore Elite Freezer, $350; Coldspot Freezer 31.1 cu, $150; Refrigerator 16.7 cu, $200. Call 852-3962. (5/17)


37 Wanted


WANTED TO RENT PASTURE, hay and straw for cattle. Phone Adam, 719-480-4289. (5/17)


38 Machinery, Tools, and Equipment




39 Sporting Goods



40 Auto Parts



41 Farm Equipment



42 Feed & Seed



MONIDA OATS, $11 cwt., clean. 719-580-2509. (5/10)


43 Farm Products


44 Farm Services



45 Animal Breeding



46 Pasture for Rent



47 Horses & Cattle


Yearling and two year old bulls: growth, long, thick, deep bodied, correct, gentle. Raised at high altitude. 970-948-4535. (5/3)


HORSE TRAINING and lessons, Saguache. www.blchorsemanship.weebly.com. 605-440-1605. (5/10)



48 Pets & Supplies


49 Animal Care

50 Livestock



Two year old bulls for sale: Sire is a Smalley’s Angus. Trich tested. Will trade. (719) 580-6223. (5/10)


BULLS, Breeding red yearlings and three year old, had all tests, negative Trich, negative BVD, all Pap below 40. Raised up in mountains up to 11,500 ft. elevation, never been sick or treated with antibiotics, good dispositions. Darwin Ensz, 719-580-2118.



51 Boats and Equipment



52 Camping Equipment


53 Trailers



54 Snowmobiles/ATV's


2004 Denali 604-150 Diablo ATV, like new, only 250 actual miles, excellent condition, $750 w/ramps. 719-298-7940. (5/10)



55 RVs & Campers


2005 Excel 5th wheel 30 SKW, ball hitch, 3 slides, very clean, good condition, few extras, $18,000. 719-754-2521. (5/10)


2006 Trail Cruiser 5th wheel by Trail-Lite, 26 ft. Asking $9,000. 719-849-3692. (5/17)


56 Business Opportunity



57 Investments


58 Motorcycles


2006 Road King Custom, FLHRCSI, Black, 10,788 miles. $8,950. Custom exhaust, windshield, cargo rack, compartments. (303)659-0572 (4/26)


59 Vehicles Wanted


60 Classic Cars



61 4x4s


62 Vans



63 Trucks


64 Autos for Sale



65 Professional Services


ROOFING: shingle roofing repair, over 30 years experience. Call HOUSECALL Home and Business repair today for free estimate. 719-850-0133. (5/3 TFN)


THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. (8/2)


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. (4/26)


BLACK DRAGON SELF DEFENSE – Private lessons, men, women, children, families. Serving the Valley for seven years! 221 Adams, Monte Vista. 719-849-0374. (4/26)


LAWN MOWING AND YARD WORK: Monte Vista, Center and Del Norte area. Call Jeff 719-588-4937 or Heidi 719-588-7594 for an estimate. (5/10)


OLD MOBILE HOMES AND BUILDINGS disassembled AND removed or renovated. Reasonable prices. Nick 719-480-0647. (5/10)


66 Child Care