Classifieds for January 2023

As of Jan. 25

01 Tickets  

02 Card of Thanks 

03 Memorials 

04 Lost & Found  

05 Notices 

If you believe in the oneness of a humanity, equality of men and women, elimination of prejudice, harmony of science and religion; contact [email protected] for Zoomlink Casual conversation, or call 719-849-0310 (1-25) 

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 

Elementary Music Teacher needed at Del Norte Elementary School for the remainder of the 22-23 school year. We are seeking an experienced, hardworking and enthusiastic teaching professional to join our dynamic, vibrant and fun-loving team. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher and possess or be able to obtain a Colorado Teaching License. Please submit your application, resume and cover letter to:  Amy Duda, Principal at aduda@urtigers.coor contact Amy at 719-657-4050.   Applications can be picked up at the District Office or online at: (2-15) 

The Mineral County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an Emergency Management (EM) Director / Search and Rescue (SAR) Coordinator. The Director should be proficient at organizing, planning, coordinating, and implementing county emergency operations and disaster services including but not limited to: Coordinating disaster operations with first responders and other agencies in the county along with adjacent jurisdictions. Supervise the operational coordination and training of the Mineral County SAR personnel. Planning, organizing, and directing the functions, operations and services of the EM Office. Position is FT w/benefits, 40 hours/week, some weekends and emergency situations. Strongly preferred: Two to three years of related experience (experience is defined as being directly involved with decision-making, plan writing, training, exercise and active participation in response, mitigation, preparedness, and recovery phases of emergency management.). Any combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skill, and abilities to perform the essential function of the position. Requirements: must be 21 years old or older, able to pass a pre-employment criminal and financial background check. Must possess/obtain/maintain a valid Colo. DL without any restrictions which affect job performance. Mineral County residency with 12 months of established employment. Applications available from Mineral County HR office at 1201 N. Main Street, Creede or at 719-658-2331 or at (2-8) 

The Mineral County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an Executive Assistant to the Sheriff. The Executive Assistant (EA) serves as aide to the Sheriff by providing a variety of responsible and highly confidential administrative support and secretarial duties. In addition to assisting the Sheriff, the executive assistant is prompt in providing courteous and professional service to citizens, visitors, and co-workers. Experience in organizing, office management, prioritizing, communications including Google products, Microsoft Office Suite, printer/copiers/fax, text, landline, and cellular phones. Position is FT w/benefits, 40 hours/week, some weekends and emergency situations may arise. Requirements: must be 21 years old or older, able to pass a pre-employment criminal and financial background check. Must possess/obtain/maintain a valid Colorado DL without any restrictions which affect job performance. Mineral County residency with 12 months of established employment. Applications are available from Mineral County Human Resource office at 1201 N. Main Street, Creede or at 719-658-2331 or at (2-8) 

The BOE of Center Schools is now accepting applications for a High School Football Coach for the 2023-2024 School Year. Qualifications: Colorado Teaching Credential and/or Colorado High School Activities Association Coach’s Certification or, such alternative qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable. Please send a letter of interest to: Center High School Athletic Director [email protected] or contact the District Office call (719) 754-3442. Application Deadline: Until Position is Filled. EOE. (2-15) 

The BOE of Center Schools is now accepting applications for the position of Substitute Cafeteria Cook for the remaining 2022-2023 School Year. Qualifications include High School Diploma or any qualifications deemed acceptable by the Board of Education. For more information and application materials, please call (719) 754-3442; or, visit the District’s website at and click on “Administration” and “Non-Certified Staff Member Application Materials”. Application Deadline: Until Position is Filled. EOE. (2-15) 

WANTED: Saguache County Road and Bridge is hiring for Operator I positions….$18.00/hour NO CDL REQUIRED! REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must have a current and valid Driver's License. Applicants should have a high school diploma or GED and six months or more of relevant experience. Prospective employees applying with Saguache County will be required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. Operator I is a full-time position – applicants must be able to operate light and heavy equipment and perform manual labor in the maintenance, repair and minor construction of roads, streets, bridges, signs, markings and related facilities. Applicants must be physically capable of periods of sustained physical exertion and may be required to lift and move up to 75 lbs. to 150 lbs. Applications are available at the Saguache County Road and Bridge Office 305 3rd Street, PO Box 476, Saguache, CO 81149 – 719-655-2554 or on the Saguache County website – under the Road and Bridge Department tab. Please fill out and submit the County Application. A complete job description is available at the Road and Bridge Office. Completed applications can be hand delivered or mailed to Saguache County Road and Bridge – at the address listed above, sent by email to [email protected] or faxed to: 719-655-2543. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until qualified candidates are hired. Saguache County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (2-22) 

POLICE OFFICER — The City of Monte Vista is seeking qualified applicants for position of Police Officer.  Applicants must be POST certified as a Colorado Police Officer. Selected applicants must be able to pass a physical, physiological evaluation, pre-employment drug test and extensive background check. Must be able to work shifts. Starting salary $44,720-47,320 DOE plus excellent benefits and retirement. A $5,000 hiring bonus is available with a two-year commitment. See hiring agreement for details. Application and complete job description may be found at If you have questions, please call the HR Office at 719-852-8284 or email to [email protected] Open until filled. EEO/ADA (2-1) 

10 Apartments  

11 Rooms  

12 Houses for Rent 

House for rent, Del Norte, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, all appliances including washer and dryer. $1,250 plus utilities. No animals. 303-667-8265. (2-8) 

13 Mobile Homes for Rent 

14 Business Properties For Rent 

15 Wanted to Rent 

16 Vacation 

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. TFN 

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. TFN 

20 Business Properties 

21 Mobile Homes 

22 Property Wanted 

23 Lawn and Garden 

24 Garage Sales 

27 Appliances 

28 Household Goods 

29 Musical Instruments 

30 Electronics/Computers 

31 Health  

32 Fuel & Heating 

NEED FIREWOOD? Call Elam at Cozy Glo LLC. 719-480-5047. $190 per cord. Delivery available. TFN 

Lump coal available, supplement your wood heating by adding some lump coal. Burns clean, no soot, makes wood last longer. 719-849-8261 (3-1) 

Two beautiful Americana stoves, excellent condition, one Chambers, one Gafford Sattler $600 both, $300 apiece. Will deliver within 100 miles. (2-8) 

33 Building Materials 

34 Office Equipment  

35 Heavy Equipment 

36 Miscellaneous  

Cash for quality non-fiction books and lp records. Jeff 720-315-9145 (2-15) 

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 TFN 

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 TFN 

SOLAR PANELS! 355 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. TFN 

37 Wanted  

38 Machinery, Tools, Equipment 

For rent Wacken Neusen Thaw Unit 3,000 feet of lines, power reel and built-in generator. Call for rates daily or weekly 719-849-0367 (3-15) 

39 Sporting Goods 

40 Auto Part 

41 Farm Equipment 

42 Feed & Seed 

Horse quality alfalfa and grass-alfalfa, small bales, barn stored, $9-$10 per bale. Oat/grass, barn stored, $7 per bale call 719 580-2509 (2-8) 

43 Farm Products 

44 Farm Services 

45 Animal Breeding  

46 Pasture for Rent 

47 Horses & Cattle 

48 Pets and Supplies 

AKC black lab puppies born 9-24-22 super friendly! $350 OBO call 719-588-5780/719-974-9200 (1-25) 

Norwegian Elkhound puppies, purebred, cute! Friendly, born 10-28-22. UTD on vaccinations $400 Come See! 719-588-3687 (1-25) 

Looking for a good home… Josie is a mini-Aussie and Corgi mix. Good with kids $100. Rehoming free. 719-588-3687 (1-25) 

49 Animal Care 

50 Livestock 

51 Boats and Equipment  

52 Camping Equipment 

53 Trailers 

54 Snowmobiles/ATV's 

60" plow for ATV, including extender for tracks, universal mount: $450. 96"x46" ATV loading ramp: $150. 719-480-1378 (2-1) 

55 RVs & Campers 

56 Business Opportunity 

57 Investments 

58 Motorcycles 

59 Vehicles Wanted 

63 Trucks 

64 Autos for Sale 

65 Professional Services 

Squeegee Luigi's Washing Services: Window Washing, Concrete Cleaning, Exterior Washing - FREE ESTIMATE: (719) 490-9047 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. TFN 

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