Class Ads for June 15, 2022

01 Tickets

02 Card of Thanks

03 Memorials

04 Lost & Found

05 Notices

GUN/KNIFE/COIN SHOW PAGOSA SPRINGS: Tables $60, Food Trucks $80. Archuleta County Fairgrounds. June 17-19th. Mike (970)946-2841 (6/22)

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

The Saguache County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for Full-Time and/or Part-Time Dispatcher’s. Applicants must be 21 years old and have a high school education or GED. Applicants must be proficient in computers, be able to multi-task, a problem solver. Applications must pass a criminal background check as well as a drug test. Medical, dental, vision benefits and 401-k options are available for Full-Time employees. Starting pay is $15.05. Applications may be picked up at the Saguache County Sheriff’s Office located at 530 5th St., Saguache, CO or by calling 719-655-2544. The Saguache County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer. Positions are open until filled. (7/6)


Are you the type of person that writes down your receipts in a check register and then at the end of the month compares your bank statement to it? Do your co-workers marvel at the way you can multitask with a smile? How would you like to use your skills to benefit the community you live in? Come work for us! The Alamosa County Treasurer's Office is seeking an Accounting Tech II and Public Trustee Specialist to join our team. This position helps not only out Treasurer's Office run effortlessly but other county offices as well. Full time, full benefits. $15.00 - $16.00/hour DOE. Applications may be picked up at Alamosa County Human Resource Office located at 8900-A Independence Way or obtained online at Inquiries may be directed to [email protected] (7/6)

Part-Time Legal Assistant, experience preferred. 719-850-852-5101. (6/29)

Rio Grande County is seeking a part-time (24 hours per week) Court Security Officer. High School Diploma or GED, two year’s, experience in security or law enforcement field preferred or related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Applicant must be 21 years of age, pass a criminal back ground check and pre-employment drug screening/physical exam, including testing for marijuana. Applications and detailed job description are available online at or pick up and submit to Human Resources, 925 6th Street,
Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132 (6/7)

Substitutes needed at Upper Rio Grande School District in Del Norte! We need subs for Teachers (must have sub license), Classified Employees (must have sub license), cafeteria worker, and bus drivers.  Call or email:  Aaron Horrocks at 719-657-4040 ([email protected]) for more information, go on-line:, or stop by the district office at:  950 French Street, Del Norte, CO to pick up an application. (6/29)

Assistant Cook in our Cafeteria needed at Upper Rio Grande School District.  Must have a high school diploma and some knowledge of working in a kitchen or a willingness to be trained.  Pay is dependent on prior experience.  Please contact Leslie Martinez at 719-657-4040, x1100 or email her at [email protected]. (6/29)


Upper Rio Grande School District is seeking a positive, energetic and experienced candidate to fill the position of Secretary to the Superintendent/School Board.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and previous secretarial experience. Duties also include some HR work, CDE reporting, substitute teacher organization and calling, etc.  Computer proficiency required. Please submit your resume and cover letter to: Aaron Horrocks, Superintendent at [email protected] or contact Aaron at 719-657-4040.(6/29)


Jr/Sr High School Athletic Director needed at Upper Rio Grande School District.  Responsibilities will include to direct and manage the athletic program, budget, and facilities for grades 7-12 in the Upper Rio Grande School District; recruit and manage coaches in conjunction with the principal for all sports and extracurricular athletic activities; provide students with the opportunity to participate in athletic activities; and ensure compliance with all federal, state, CHSAA, and local requirements.  Additionally, the AD will lead the athletic staff in a positive and professional manner which builds character in both staff and students; lead and represent the Upper Rio Grande School District and athletic department in a manner that builds pride and success for the Del Norte Tigers, and communicate with and engage all stakeholders to maintain connection from our athletics to our parents and community partners.  Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to Aaron Horrocks, Superintendent at [email protected], or call 719-657-4040.(6/29)


SLV Federal Bank is now accepting applications for Teller in our Monte Vista Office. Applications and position descriptions are available at or at each branch location. Equal opportunity Employer, including considering individuals with Disabilities and Veterans/Affirmative Action Employer. (6/22)

2022 OPEN POSITIONS FOR ONE-CENT OVERSITE COMMITTEE-City of Monte Vista seeks two citizens with a desire to volunteer and serve the Monte Vista One Cent Oversite Committee. The One Cent Oversite Committee consists of persons residing in the City of Monte Vista who have been appointed by the Monte Vista City Council. One Cent Oversite Committee members serve in an advisory capacity to the City of Monte Vista Council in matters relating to the appropriation of funds on the 1-cent tax passed in 2019. Interested applicants please send letter of interest to [email protected] or 95 West 1st Street Monte Vista, CO. 81144 no later than June 30, 2022. Please make sure that your letter of interest contains your email address, as this will be a main source of communication. City Council will appoint members at the July 7, 2022 City Council Meeting. (6/29)

The Upper Rio Grande School District is seeking applications for a Jr/Sr High School Principal.  Applicants must hold a current Colorado Principal license and previous experience as a Principal or Asst. Principal is preferred.  Applications may be obtained online at  Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to: Aaron Horrocks, Superintendent, [email protected], or call at 719-657-4040. (6/8)

Bowen Community Church of Monte Vista, CO, is seeking a ¼ time Pastor. This Independent Christian Church seeks a Pastor to provide scripturally-based sermons, and other pastoral duties as time allows. For complete job description/application email: [email protected]. or call 719-580-2562 (6/8)

The Northern Saguache Fire Protection District, a special taxing district, is accepting letters of interest for the position of Administrative Secretary. This is a part time position that will be working with the District Fire Chief and District Board Members as a contract employee. The position is responsible for monthly accounting work and financial statement preparation, compliance with Colorado Sunshine Law, attendance at monthly meetings, preparation of agenda, meeting minutes, budgets and other administrative duties as required. The successful candidate must be able to work independently, using sound judgement in making decisions and maintaining confidentiality. High School diploma or equivalent and experience in governmental or special district accounting and bookkeeping is required. The ability to use QuickBooks, Excel, MSWord, the internet as well as the willingness to learn programs provided by the State for reporting and requesting funds is required. The applicant must provide an office area and necessary office equipment including computer with access to internet and e-mail. Compensation will be determined by experience and qualifications. To apply send a letter of interest and resume including 3 references to PO Box 556, Saguache, CO. 81149. Drug testing and Background checks will be completed on final applicants.(6/25)

Driveline is Hiring in our area. For more Information visit www. drivelineretail/ (6/25)       

 8 Work Wanted

9 Employment Services

10 Apartments

Del Norte Furnished 1-bedroom, 1-bath, very nice Adults Only! NO Smoking, NO Pets. Utilities and Dish included. 700/Month, 700/Deposit. Call 719-850-2738. (6/8)

Del Norte Large Unfurnished 2-bedroom, 1-bath, very nice Adults Only! NO Smoking, NO Pets. Utilities and Dish included. 850/Month, 850/Deposit. Call 719-850-2738. (6/8)

2-Bed 1-bath Duplex w/garage, w/D included 800/Month, 800/Deposit. Water, sewer, trash included. 303-589-5455. (6-25-22)

11 Rooms

12 Houses for Rent

13 Mobile Homes for Rent

14 Business Properties For Rent

15 Wanted to Rent

16 Vacation

17 Real Estate For Sale

2-bedroom, 4 car Garage in Center, CO. 1-bedroom apt next to house on 4 lots 175,000 OBO Call 719-217-7886. (7/20)

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. (6/29)

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. (6/29)

20 Business Properties

21 Mobile Homes

22 Property Wanted  

23 Lawn and Garden

Sprinkler repair. Done at reasonable rates. Quick Service. Call anytime, weekdays, weekends, evenings. 719-580-0033 or 719-376-2593. (6/25) TFN  

24 Garage Sales

Multi-Family Yard Sale misc tools, hunting, fishing, luggage, adult and kids clothes from infant to 3X, toys, books, DVD's, household and xmas items! Well worth the drive, more items than we can sell in 3 days! Don't miss!!  Thur 6/16 7am - 6pm, Fri 6/17 7am -3pm & Sat 6/18 8am -1pm. 0230 CR 10 S Alamosa.  (Waverly Road to almost CR100) (6/15)

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, Delivery Available. (6/22)

Finewood Vail, Farmerboy Sawmill has firewood bundled slabs for $15.00 a bundle thru June 30, or while supplies last Call 719-480-4059. (6/22)


33 Building Materials

Wood I-Joists  never used 9 1/2" X 13' Qty 20 $40 each or $700 for all 970-731-3626 in South Fork. (7/6)

34 Office Equipment

35 Heavy Equipment

36 Miscellaneous

Craftsman Lawn Tractor 19.5 HP Variation Speed with 42-in Deck New Basket assembly $1,100. Bissell Pro Carpet Shampooer used only once $125.00, Call Earl 719-274-5371 (6/22)

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 (6/29)

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 (6/29 TFN)

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. (6/29)

38 Machinery, Tools, Equipment

39 Sporting Goods 

40 Auto Part

41 Farm Equipment

42 Feed & Seed

For Sale: Small Alfalfa bales $9 No rain and covered--local

Call: 719-480-2089 (7/13)

43 Farm Products

44 Farm Services

45 Animal Breeding

46 Pasture for Rent

47 Horses & Cattle

48 Pets and Supplies

Mini Aussies! Born 5/14/22. Ready week of 7/19/22. Blue Merle’s, black tri’s and one brown tri. Parents registered.  Call Mary for more info 720-234-5796. (7/6)

PUPPIES!!! Mini Auggie Pups…(MiniAussie/Corgi Cross) Super cute! Fully vaccinated and checked by vet. Only a few left, come pick yours today! Pictures avaialbel upon request. $400 719-480-0810. (7/6)

OODLES OF POODLES!!! GOLDENOODLES AND NEWFIEPOOS… Poodle Mix pups make great hepoallergenic pets! UTD on all shots. Pictures available $500.00 call 719-515-9141 (7/6)

LOOKING FOR A FURRY FRIEND??? Golden Retrievers make awsome, friendly pets… Up to date on all shots and vaccinations. Senior discounts available to htose who are 60 years of age or older. Call to reserve yours today!!! $650.00 719-588-3687.

FOR SALE!!! 8 Month Old Norweigian Elkhound Male. Friendly! UTD on shots. $175.00 719-852-0765. (7/6)

49 Animal Care

50 Livestock

For Sale 2yo laying hens. Price varies by quantity. Call or txt 719-588-0248. (6/29)

For Sale Pullets Several Breads All are outside, 4 months old 719-588-0363. (7/6)\

51 Boats and Equipment

52 Camping Equipment

53 Trailers

54 Snowmobiles/ATV's

55 RVs & Campers

56 Business Opportunity

57 Investments

58 Motorcycles

59 Vehicles Wanted

61 4x4

63 Trucks

64 Autos for Sale

Jeeps for Sale: 81 CJ-7 62 Wheelies Wagon as is. CJ7 clutch problems 81 Wheelie, fuel pump Problems  Text 719-248-5389. Price is Firm! (6/22)

 65 Professional Services

FIRE MITIGATION-Brush Mowing around homesteads and out buildings. Center, LaGarita Area. Call (715)699-3703 (6/29)

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. (7/27) TFN

THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. 6/1 TFN

RELIABLE CARPENTRY 40+ years-experience in carpentry, painting, stucco, tile, drywall, roofing, etc. Drug/Alcohol free. Free Estimates 719-496-7630. (6/29)