Classifieds Ads for December 23, 2020

4 Lost and Found

Black Lab is 11 months old his name is Heinz 57. Missing from La Garita Ranchette. Has green Collar and has all his shots. 719-221-4690. (12/25)


05 Notices

Deer voucher wanted for 2021. Willing to pay going rate. Not a broker, this is for myself and possibly wife. Call or text Curran at 320-291-9297.(01/03)

WE BUY ANTLER:  Special Holiday Prices:  Elk Grade A  $13/lb.  Deer Grade A $11/lb. 5 miles west of Del Norte on Hwy 160.  719-657-0942 (TFN)

07 Help Wanted

Saguache County is currently accepting RFP’s for a new Saguache GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION: Serves as the County’s Chief Legal Officer and Legal Counsel to the Board of County Commissioners. Performs a variety of complex high level administrative, technical, professional work in advising and representing Board of County Commissioners and Elected Officials (upon direction from Board of County Commissioners), and Department Heads; conduct civil lawsuits; prepare legal documents and correspondence; conduct legal research and assist various entities and committees supported or appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:Currently licensed to practice law in the State of Colorado and the United States Court of Appeals.  Ability to independently perform listed responsibilities with a minimum of supervision.  ESSENTIAL POSITION FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Researches and applies knowledge of federal and state statutes and regulations relating to county government, contracts, employment civil rights, land use, environment, finance and general law. Prepares briefs, pleadings, contracts, and other legal documents and correspondence; operate computer, analyze and render opinions regarding comprehensive legal issues/documents; and negotiates on the County’s behalf. Represents the legal and business interests of the County, makes presentations in various types of litigation and administrative hearings, including child and adult protection and child support matters when working with Social Services.Represents the County and Department of Social Services in trials, appeals and administrative proceedings in courts and in State administrative agencies statewide.This is a full-time position with benefits included.All interested parties should submit a proposal in a sealed envelope with “COUNTY ATTORNEY” on the envelope by January 15, 2021 at 3:00 PM to: Saguache County, Attention:  Wendi Maez, County Administrator, PO Box 100, Saguache, CO 81149.  For questions please contact Wendi Maez, County Administrator at 719-655-2231 or you may email your questions to [email protected](01/21)

Looking for a new Career? We have an immediate opening for an ADVERTISING SALES REPRESENTATIVE. Duties include calling on area businesses to sell display advertisements, selling and managing online advertisements, meeting daily sales goals and other duties as needed. Potential earnings of $23,000-$30,000+ with competitive benefits package. If you’re goal-oriented, motivated, and a self-starter with high ambitions of a successful and enjoyable career, send your resume to Managing Editor, Trey Spaulding, at Valley Publishing, P.O. Box 607, Monte Vista, CO 81144 or email to [email protected] (12/30)


Rio Grande County Department of Social Services is seeking an Employment Benefits Unit Case Manager. Position provides a full range of ongoing case management services to clients. Requirements are a High School Diploma or GED, in addition to one to three months related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheet applications, and various data entry programs.  $15.36-15.96/hour DOE. Background check and pre-employment drug testing, including testing for marijuana is required. Applications are available online at or pick up and submit to Human Resources, 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO  81132. (12/24)

Upper Rio Grande School District is looking for an energetic and experienced candidate to serve as the district’s Instrumental Music Teacher. Along with conducting our high school and middle school band programs, this position will also oversee the development of our elementary instrumental music appreciation program. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher in Music or Music Education. The applicant must also possess or be able to obtain an appropriate Colorado teaching license. Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to: Aaron Horrocks, Jr/Sr High Principal at [email protected] or Amy Duda, Elementary Principal at [email protected].  Applications can be picked up at the District Office or online at (12/30)

The Del Norte Jr/Sr High School is seeking a qualified Secondary Social Studies Teacher.  Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher and possess or be able to obtain a Colorado Teaching License with a Secondary Social Studies endorsement.  Please submit your application, resume and cover letter to:  Aaron Horrocks at [email protected] or contact Aaron at (719) 657 - 4020.Applications can be accessed online at (12/30)


10 Apartments for Rent

Del Norte: Furnished 1 Bedroom/1 Bath. Very Nice! Single Adult, Non-smoker, No pets. Utilities and Dish Included. $625.00 Mo./$625.00 Deposit. 719-850-2738 (12/24)

2 bedroom/1 bath recently remodeled in Monte Vista. $650/deposit, $650/month. Call (719)852-2096. (12/30 TFN) 


17 Real Estate For Sale

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)

26 Antiques

Antique Wagon with 4 Original Wooden Spokewheels. Will Make a beautiful bed of petunias $250 Call 719-274-5511. (01/06)


36 Miscellaneous


New 3/4HP 220V HZ50 Electric Motor Vacuum Pump Flow Rate 6CFM $200 call 719-274-5511. (01/06)

For Sale: Skid Steer (Mustang) 3306 hours  Good condition $2,000. Susuki VStrom 2004, 6,000mi Good condition $2,000. Craftsman Riding Lawnmower 2017T1600 42” Very good condition $600. Please Call 727-563-4012. (12/23)


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 (12/25)

Wanted: small utility trailer Call Derek 719-580-7846. (12/25)

FALL SALE! 240 Watt Solar Panels Only $.59 Per Watt! Bontragers Variety Store  9726 S.  County Road 3 E Monte Vista Co 81144. (12/25)

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 (12/25 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) (12/31)


38 Machinery, Tools, and Equipment

For Sale: All Items Are Brand New: Dewalt Table Saw, Battery Operated Framing Nail Gun, and A Standard Size Refrigerator. Also have 250 Used Cinder blocks. Please call 719-937-3868 for pricing. (12/31)  


40 Auto Part

4-Near New BF Goodrich Allterain Tires 265/70R17 $800.00. Call 719-588-6820. (12/31)

50 Livestock

HERITAGE BREED TURKEY - Burbon Reds from free range parents. $25 for 1 - $20 each additional. 10+weeks - ready to butcher at 28 weeks (toms average 30 lbs, hens 15 lbs.) Straight run only. 719-850-2832 (12/25)


55 RVs & Campers

Pull Camper Trailer in Alamosa 16-FT Nomad Self-Contained $5,000.00 Call 719-298-7517 or 720-217-7886. (12/23)

59 Vehicles Wanted

CASH ON THE SPOT FOR JUNK CARS & TRUCKS: We pickup, no title ok. 719-937-7935. (TFN2-21)

65 Professional Services

CERTIFIED HOT TUB CARE AND MAINTENANCE, Drinking water samples taken 719-850-0075 (12/31)

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. (12/31)TFN)

THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. (12/31/2020 TFN)