Class ads for Sept 1, 2022

01 Tickets

02 Card of Thanks

03 Memorials

04 Lost & Found

05 Notices

Contractor wanted to remodel bathroom in Creede Haven. Call Steve or Cynthia Haynes 785-475-8576 or 785-475-7416 or [email protected]. (9/21)

FOR SALE: Fresh Tomatoes, Place your order NOW! 1st Come 1st serve. Call 719-851-0926. (9/21)

WE BUY ANTLER: Great NEW FALL Price: Tell us the code "ELK17" and you will get $17/lb for Elk Grade A and $13/lb for Deer Grade A. 5 miles west of Del Norte on Hwy 160. 719-657-0942 (TFN)

For information on meetings for ALANON NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS AND ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Please visit or call 719-937-5083.

06 Personals

07 Help Wanted

Mineral County is currently accepting proposals for Design-Build services to replace the HVAC Components in the Mineral County Medical Clinic and Ambulance Building.  The medical clinic houses three different provider practices and is approximately 6,660 sq ft, and the ambulance facility provides parking for 3 ambulances, some Search and Rescue vehicles, storage for both organization and training space for both organizations.  The buildings is currently heated using a forced air system fueled by Electric Thermal Storage (ETS) Units placed in mechanical rooms in an attic space (main floor closet in the case of the ambulance facility) and cooled by air conditioning units that reside outside the building.  Proposals due EOB 10/31/22.  Full RFP and related attachments are available on the Mineral County website, (9/21)

Rio Grande County is seeking Dispatch/Detention Officers. High School Diploma or GED, or one to three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be 21 years of age, pass background investigation and 5-panel drug test, including testing for marijuana. Inmate interaction required. $16.84-17.42 per hour depending on associated experience and education. Pick up and submit applications to Human Resources 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132. Applications also available online at Full County Benefits. (9/28)

Rio Grande County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a Road Deputies. Must be 21 years of age, pass a background check and drug test including marijuana screening, have good driving record, Colordo P.O.S.T. certification, and High School diploma or GED. Pick up/submit applications to Rio Grande County Human Resources, 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132. Applications and job description also available online at $20.55-$21.28 per hour depending on associated experience and education. Full County benefits.(9/28)

Rio Grande County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for a Child Protection Caseworker. Full time position with County benefits. Pre-employment drug screening, including testing for marijuana, will be required. $21.99 -$22.78 DOE. Full job description and application available at or at Human Resources, 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132. Until Filled (9/21)

Wolf Creek Ski Area is in need of an Accounting Assistant/Accounting Clerk. Duties include clerical tasks, processing reports, recording transactions and typical Accounts Payable and Payroll duties. Experience with Microsoft Office products is required. Attention to detail and organizational skills are important. Those with bookkeeping, human resources, or administrative assistance experience are encouraged to apply. Compensation is hourly and negotiable based on skill set. Reliable transportation and ability to commute to/from Wolf Creek Ski Area throughout the Winter is required. Year-round position with longer hours during the ski season, and a shorter workweek in the off-season. Would report to Accounting Supervisor as well as CEO/President. Please email resume to [email protected] or call 970-264-5487. (9/28)

Wolf Creek Ski Area is accepting applications for all departments: accounting (assistant), lifts, ski school, food and beverage, base operations, rental, retail, ticket office, ski patrol, vehicle maintenance, snow removal, snow reporting and a freelance photographer. To download an application and see job descriptions please visit the employment page of Send resumes and applications to [email protected] or P.O. Box 2800, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. All jobs are winter seasonal (November - April) with competitive wages. (9/29)

RG BANK is now accepting applications for the position of FULL TIME TELLER. The job is primarily in Monte Vista, but work in Alamosa is also required at times.  Interested parties can see more and download an application at: (9/28)


The Upper Rio Grande School District is accepting applications for the position of Community Liaison.  Applicants need to have strong networking skills, be able to develop relationships with students, and partner with multiple agencies to support families in the school district.  Please send a cover letter and resume to Aaron Horrocks at [email protected] or mail to 950 French Street, Del Norte CO 81332.  Please call (719) 657 - 4040 if you have any questions. (9/7) 

10 Apartments

1+Bedroom,3/4 Bath (Home or Office) Unit in 4-plex, in Del Norte, 1Person, NO PETS! $600.00/MO + Security Deposit. Inclusive of Water and Sewer. Call 719-850-0750. (9-7) 

17 Real Estate For Sale

35.71 acres between Monte Vista and Alamosa on County Line Road, borders highway, good grass, easy access, power and ready to build on. Priced $109,000.  Call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty Inc 719-873-1700. (9/22)

7 Quarters with pivots, 9350 GPM well water, 25 Shares of Rio Grande Canal, 3 decrees of good water rights out of Carnero Creek, fenced, new 200 pipe corral calf feedlot, good production and locations. Call Bruce at Steffens & Company Realty Inc 719-580-0770. (9/22)           

23 Lawn and Garden

Sprinkler repair. Done at reasonable rates. Quick Service. Call anytime, weekdays, weekends, evenings. 719-580-0033 or 719-376-2593. (9/28) TFN  

24 Fuel & Heating

NEED FIREWOOD? Call Elam at Cozy Glo LLC. 719-480-5047. $175.00, Delivery available. (12/28)TFN

33 Building Materials

34 Office Equipment

35 Heavy Equipment

36 Miscellaneous

Elk Hunter Special: 12x17 Montana Canvas Wall Tent. (Used Twice). Frame, Tent Fly, Wood Stove, Heater, Portable Shower, Table. $1,600.970-739-0975. 9/28)

FREE Pallets and Shelving Crates Bontragers Variety Store. Call 719- 852-0500 for more information. (9/14)

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 (9/22)

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 (9/22)

SOLAR PANELS! 335 Watt and Smaller, We Stock Inverters, Charge Controllers, and Batteries in Brand Names of Outback, Magnum, Aims, Rolls, and More. Custom Cables and PV Wire. Bontrager’s Variety Store. 9726 S. CR 3E Monte Vista. 719-852-0500. (9/22)

338 Machinery, Tools, Equipment

Tools for Sale: Coats Tire Machine and balancer, A-Frame Scaffolding, Senco Construction Air Gun, LG NEW Window Air Conditioner, Hand Router w/new bits. For information on more tools and pricing call 719-850-2027.(8/31)

39 Sporting Goods 

WANTED: ELK VOUCHER in Creede Area unit wide. Call 830-583-2952. (9/28)

48 Pets and Supplies

Registered Lab pups, UTD on vaccinations. $350. for black, $700. for Silver (yellow). Call 719-588-3687. (9/21)

63 Trucks

1994 Dodge heavy 1/2 ton, 200,000 miles. Runs good, has Elite Truck aluminum tool box, like new, with assortment large box-end wrenches. $5,500. OBO by 9/20. 719-589-6159 (9/21)

64 Autos for Sale

65 Professional Services

Let us give your car or truck a whole new look FOR LESS! We install Fender Flares, as well as Paint and Body work. We help with prioritizing your repairs to fit your budget! Call 719-937-3868. (9/07)

FIRE MITIGATION-Brush Mowing around homesteads and out buildings. Center, LaGarita Area. Call (715)699-3703 (9/28)

RELIABLE CARPENTRY 40+ years-experience in carpentry, painting, stucco, tile, drywall, roofing, etc. Drug/Alcohol free. Free Estimates 719-496-7630. (9/28)TFN

We haul gravel for yard work and, we do small cement & fence jobs. We also do light landscaping. Call 719-850-2027 TFN

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. (9/28)TFN

THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. 11/01 TFN