Classified Ads for Aug. 20, 2020

05 Notices

Saguache County Sheriff's Department: Thanks for checking on LaRoy. LaRoy, ya scared the snot outta me. You think going down that mountain side on a horse was wild? Hee hee, I took the brakes off your wheelchair. PR brand on the side of the trailer, a lady pumping gas in Del Norte . A horse named Pain? 7 Hope ya'll had a good day! SLV Puppy Chow (9/2)


WE BUY ANTLERS: 5 miles west of Del Norte on HWY 160.  719-657-0942 (8/19)TFN


Unit 76 Archery Deer Landowner Voucher. Wil pay top dollar. 970-641-4934. (8/19)


07 Help Wanted

Rio Grande Hospital has an opening for a Business Office Account/Financial Assistance Clerk. File application online at under /Contact/Employment, EMPLOYMENT. Additional questions: [email protected] RGH is an EOE. (8/26)


Rio Grande County has the following positions open, County Administrator, Human Resources Director and Public Health Director.  The job descriptions and applications can be found on the website at Salaries are negotiable per experience and the jobs are open until filled. Must be able to pass a background check and drug test. (9/9)

Calling all educators! We at Alpine Achievers Initiative, a non-profit organization that serves the youth of the SLV are looking for facilitators to run programs for our Valley to Valley Homeschool Program. This could mean teaching in person or online foreign languages, gardening, project-based learning, STEM, outdoor education, dance or more! The position length is 1-2 times a week for a 4-8 week series between September - May 2020 with a maximum of 10 hours per week. $20/hour and up to $100 material cost. This is a contracted position with no benefits. To apply, email Holly at [email protected] with your ideas. (8/26)


Joyful Journey Hot Springs Spa is seeking to hire independent contractor massage therapists. Colorado license and insurance required. Talented and caring. Evening, morning and weekend shifts. Email [email protected]. (8/12)


HELP WANTED BUILDING CUSTODIAN - Experienced individual needed for janitorial services with responsibility for cleaning various county buildings.  Full-time position with variable hours which include evening and/or early morning work times.  Applications available at Saguache County Administration office.  Call 719-655-2231 for more information. Applications close on Thursday August 20, 2020 at 4:00 PM Saguache County is an EEO employer.  Drug testing and background check are required for final applicants. (8/19)


Potato Harvest Help Needed to Sort San Luis Valley Research Center. Center, CO Call Zach, Farm Manager (719) 225-9648. (8/26)


HELP WANTED: Deputy Director – Department of Human Services Saguache County is seeking a Deputy Director of the Saguache County Department of Human Services. Deputy Director will assist the Director in the daily operations of staff and programs of the Department of Human Services. Knowledge of Social Services work a degree in related services or 3 years of experience in management of similar type work. Bookkeeping experience is a plus but not required. Applications available at or in the Saguache County Administration Office. Please call Wendi Maez at 719-655-2231 for more information. Applications close on Friday, August 21, 2020 at 3:00 P. M. Saguache County is an EEO employer. Drug testing and background check will be required for final applicants. (8/19)

Reliable, dependable, and loving caregiver needed part time (Tuesday, Thursday) for disabled daughter in Antonito area. Transfers and background check are required. Serious inquires only. Contact 719-588-9430 (8/26)

HOUSEKEEPERS WANTED! Apply in person at TWIN RIVERS CABINS AND RV PARK, west of Antonito. 719-376-5710 (8/20)

Optometric Assistant: The Optometric Assistant works closely with the doctor to assist in providing their highest level of vision care to the patients.    The Optometric Assistant will be responsible for taking patient histories, performing routine pre-testing, contact lens instruction, while offering friendly, courteous, and confidential assistance to all patients. Job Qualifications: Requirements include completion of high school, or its equivalent.  Manual dexterity, a neat appearance and tactfulness in dealing with patients are necessary for success with employment.   Attention to detail is necessary with proficiency in spelling and great skills in communication,  multitasking and 1-year clinical experience preferred.  Bilingual speaker is a plus.  Computer skills required.  Full-Time position, Monday thru Friday. Approximately 37-40 hours  $12.00/Hour No insurance benefits. Job Close Date:  July 31, 2020 Resume will need to accompany Application which may be obtained at: [email protected] ATTN:GINA GARCIA No phone calls. (8/19)

Medical Office Receptionist: The medical office receptionist provides assistance to patients, doctors, office employees, and other individuals. This employee helps the clinic run smoothly by scheduling appointments, greeting and checking in patients, answering phones, maintaining accounts and records, and other tasks as needed.  From the moment the patient walks through our door or calls, they should feel like part of the family.   Whether in person or over the phone, you are typically  the  first face or voice our patients will see or hear. Your role in this process cannot be overstated! Job Qualifications: Requirements include completion of high school, or its equivalent.  A neat appearance and tactfulness in dealing with patients are necessary for success with employment.   Attention to detail is necessary with proficiency in spelling and great skills in communication, multitasking and 1-year office experience preferred.  Demonstrated ability to interact with healthcare professionals, patients, and insurance companies alike, excellent customer service skills.  Pleasant phone demeanor; bilingual speaker preferred . Computer skills required.   Full-Time position, Monday thru Friday. Approximately 37-40 hours $12.00/Hour No insurance benefits Job Close Date: July 31, 202Resume will need to accompany Application which may be obtained at: [email protected] ATTN: GINA GARCIA No phone calls. (8/19)

 WANTED: Saguache County Landfill is Hiring for an additional Full Time Attendant. REQUIREMENTS:  Applicants must fill out and submit an application, must be an experienced front-end loader operator and possess a valid driver’s license.  Applicants should have a high school diploma or GED and six months or more of relevant experience.  Final candidates applying with Saguache County will be required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.   Pay D.O.E.  Landfill Attendant is a full time 40 hour per week position – starting at 8:00 A.M. each day Tuesday through Saturday (subject to change).  Those applying must be an experienced front-end loader operator, have the ability to do strenuous outdoor physical labor in extreme weather conditions and be able to lift and/or move 20 lbs. to 75 lbs.  Applications are available at the Saguache County Road and Bridge/Landfill Office 305 3rd Street, PO Box 476, Saguache, CO  81149 – 719-655-2554 or on the Saguache County website – under the Landfill Department tab. Completed applications can be hand delivered or mailed to Saguache County Road and Bridge/Landfill Office – at the address listed above, sent by email to [email protected] or faxed to: 719-655-2543.APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until a qualified candidate is hired. Saguache County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (8/6)

Community Outreach Organizer job opening in Antonito. Please visit for more information. Deadline extended. (8/19)


10 Apartments for Rent

Del Norte 3-bedroom, 1-bath country living Duplex. NO PETS. $675.00 Per month, $675.00 Deposit. Call 719-580-5400 (8/12)

Log Cabin in South Fork 2-Bedroom,  Office, W/D Wood Stove and Garage. NO PETS. $700.00 Per Month, $700.00 Deposit. Call 719-580-5400 (8/12)

14 Business Properties For Rent


17 Real Estate For Sale

PUBLIC NOTICE - SALE OF LAND The Town of South Fork is requesting sealed bids for the purchase of a parcel of land that was donated to the Town. Proceeds will be used for a public park project.  The parcel is a residential lot located on the 13th fairway of the Rio Grande Club and Resort in South Fork, CO. The sale will be awarded to the highest bid over $18,000. Bids will be opened at be at a public meeting on September 8, 2020 at 2:00 pm. Please go to the following website for pictures, details, and instructions: (9/9)

PERFECT SMALL FARM: 59 acres with center pivot, new 60X120 steel shop, 2 ½ shares of Rio Grande Canal, 2000 GPM well, 2 miles from Center.  Priced to Sell, Call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty, Inc. 719-580-0770. (TFN)

11 circles in Center area with excellent potato ground, excellent wells and water rights, high production, sandy soil, 2 homes, shop, potato storage, first time ever on market and sold as full unit. Call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty, LLC 719-580-0770. Serious inquires only (TFN)

125-150 cow/calf ranch 1154 acres with top water rights, production, 1.2 miles of Rio Grande River and ½ mile of Conejos River.  $1,750,000.  Call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty, Inc 719-580-0770 (TFN)

Pastureland, 397 acres in north of Monte Vista Airport on County Line Road with good grass and location.  Also contains a huge amount of  gravel on the property  $525,000.00  call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty, Inc 719-580-0770. (TFN)

240 deeded acres in irrigated grass west of Monte Vista with 6 shares Lariat ditch. Call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty, Inc. 719-873-1700. (TFN)

5 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 4-car Garage on 5 Acres. 2.5 miles west of Wal-Mart of Hwy 160. $186,500. (720)217-7886 (09/02)


19 Farm & Farmland

Fresh Tomatoes 1942 East County Road 11 South Monte Vista Co. While Supplies last 719-849-5252.(9/2)

21 Mobile Homes

Wanting to move/sell nice 3200 Sq. ft. Triple wide trailer, 4 bedrooms 3 bath for sale $165,000 or best offer.  Will need to remove from property.  Call Aaron at 719-850-3168. (9/9)


23 Lawn and Garden

Sprinkler repair. Done at reasonable rates. Quick Service. Call anytime, weekdays, weekends, evenings. 719-580-0033 or 719-376-2593. (08/26 TFN)

30 Electronics/Computers


33 Building Materials

Patio Doors, 6’, 5’ open on right side. Dual pane, white. Call (719)480-9822. (09/30)

34 Office Equipment

36 Miscellaneous

Henry MAGA Trump Rifle Seriel Number 2020 Trump .22 caliber Large Loop NIB $899 719-480-8823. (9/16)

For Sale: Tracker Boat New 10HP Motor $2,000. Craftsman Mower 42” $600. Craftsman Log Splitter 27 Ton Near New $500. Snowblower 27” $500.Call 719-850-9059 (9-9)


Items for SALE: Brand new propane smoker $125.00. 125 Gallon Round Bottle of Propaner $125.00. Used Cinder Blocks $1.75 each. Call 719- 850-2027. (8/26)

Propane Refrigerators Sold Here. Call For Options and Prices. We Also Stock Solar Powered Refrigerators and Freezers. Bontrager’s Variety Store, 9726 S. County Road 3E, Monte Vista. (719)852-0500 (9/2)

TRUCKLOAD SALE! 240-WATT Solar Panels. 25% OFF. NEW! Bontrager’s Variety Store, 9726 S. County Road 3E, Monte Vista.  719-852-0500. (9/2)

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 (09/9 TFN)

SOLAR PANELS! 240 WATT AND SMALLER. We Stock Inverters, Charge Controllers and Batteries in Brand Names of Outback, Magnum, Rolls, More. We Also Carry Cable and PV Wire. Thank you for Buying Bontrager’s Variety Store. 9726 S. CR 3E Monte Vista. 719-852-0500. (TFN) (9/9)


42 Feed & Seed

Flaked Corn Now In Stock: Open House Sept 11-12 Vitalix Tubs, Mcness Mineral Flaked Corn & Cattle Cake to be on Sale. Free Lunch From 11AM to 1PM. Refreshments all day, sponsored by Mcness & Vitalix. Store hours 8AM to 5PM. Come Join Us At High Valley Feed Mill 10475 US Hwy 285 Antonito, Co 81120 (570)395-0184 PHONE ORDERS ARE ACCEPTED.(9-9)

44 Farm Services

POTATO STORAGE rent or buy 26,000 cwt capacity in Center. Good. $49,900 or $16,900 rent OBO. (719)588-2425 (10/21)

50 Livestock

HERITAGE BREED TURKEY POULTS - Burbon Reds from free range parents. $20 for 1 - $15 each additional, 7 for $100. Going fast. Ready to butcher at 28 weeks (toms average 30 lbs, hens 15 lbs.) Straight run only. 719-850-2832 (8/26)

55 RVs & Campers

1998 Ford V- 10 Jamboree VT 31ft Slide Out. Everything Works Good Condition. CLASS-C $20,000 719-850-2291.  (9/2)

2004 Fleetwood Travel Trailer, 30’excellent condition. 12 foot slide out. 2 door. $8,000. Call (719)480-9822. (09/30)

58 Motorcycles

2015 Can-Am 1000 Commander Limited , 2-Seater 4-wheeler. In great condition. (719)658-0134 or (806)202-0741 cell. (09/09

2003 HD Ultra Classic Electra Glide 100th Anniversary Edition 35 KMI $12,000 OBO 719-206-0292. (8/12)

2005 HD Sportster 1200 Custom Bars, Led Signals Side Pipes, Bags, Custom Seat 10KMI Very Clean $6,500 OBO. 719-206-0292 (8/12)


59 Vehicles Wanted

CASH ON THE SPOT FOR JUNK CARS & TRUCKS: We pickup, no title ok. 719-937-7935. (TFN5-20)

65 Professional Services

Tai Chi for Health Learn the Health benefits from a Licensed Acupuncturist 360-821-9006. (9-2)

Roofs (Metal, EPDM, TPO), Stucco, Flooring, Tile, Decks, New Construction & Remodels. Free Estimates. Reliable Carpentry, 45 years of Experience 719-496-7630 Drug and Alcohol Free  (8/30)

LICENSED PLUMBER does all types of plumbing repairs and plumbing remodels at reasonable rates. Quick service. Call anytime, available weekends and evenings. 719-580-0033 or 719-376-2593. (08/26)TFN)

THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. (08/01/2020 TFN)