Class Ads for February 23, 2022

01 Tickets

02 Card of Thanks

03 Memorials

04 Lost & Found

05 Notices

If you believe in: the oneness of humanity, equality of men and women, elimination of prejudice, harmony of science and religion; contact [email protected] for Zoomlink Casual  conversation, every Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.(2/23)

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

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)

06 Personals

07 Help Wanted

The LOR Foundation, which works with people in rural places to improve quality of life, is hiring a Monte Vista community officer. The community officer engages with and listens to locals to deliver resources that support community projects and priorities. This full-time role requires deep community connections, an entrepreneurial mindset, strong communication skills, a passion for problem solving, and a caring and curious disposition. Salary range: $60K–$75K. Learn more at (3/23)

 Executive Director – Headwaters Alliance, Creede, CO. We are hiring an Executive Director to provide vision and organizational leadership to implement a full portfolio of water related projects enabled by proven fundraising and grant writing skills. Ideal candidate will have management and development experience, preferably in non-profit sector and the ability to work collaboratively with local, regional and state partners to complete tangible projects. This position offers autonomy augmented by an effectively functioning Board. FT, exempt position, $56-64K plus other benefits.  See complete description at (3/16)

Ecodynamics Inc is hiring a sales & office clerk. Tasks include sales, over the counter and over the phone, purchasing and inventory.  Please drop off resume in person at 5492 US Hwy 160 E, M.V. For more info, call 719/852-2662 (3/16)

Admin & Program Assistant – Headwaters Alliance, Creede, CO.  Position supports key functions related to communications, event planning, volunteer coordination, and organizational capacity. Ideal candidate possesses exceptional skills in communications and logistics. Proficient with Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Canva, and Google applications; skilled with social media and web maintenance; able to generate craft high-quality marketing and educational messaging.  Detail-oriented, able to coordinate the many variables involved in event and volunteer programming. Opportunity for a growth-minded individual to gain experience in nonprofit and/or water-related work, or for someone seeking an assistant-level role with a stimulating array of responsibilities. Full-time, exempt, $22-$25/hr, plus QSERA, 2-wks PTO and holidays. See complete description at  Send cover letter, resume and references to [email protected]. Position open till filled, start date 4/2/2022. (3/9)

COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION Job Vacancy 18-22 This specific 4-H Youth Development Area Extension Agent position is a full-time position working with 4-H in the schools and the Juntos 4-H program throughout the San Luis Valley Area. A Completed bachelor’s degree. D should be conferred in education, public health, social sciences, public relations, agricultural sciences, agricultural education, youth development or a closely related field. To view the job vacancy announcement and apply, click link: For full consideration, all materials must be RECEIVED no later than 11:59 PM Mountain Time on Sunday, February 27, 2022. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our staff and providing culturally responsive programs and services. Therefore, we encourage responses from people of all backgrounds and abilities. We invite you to review Colorado State University’s Principles of Community that guide our mission and vision of access, teaching, service and engagement. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates. If you have questions before applying call Larry Brown SLV Area Extension Director at 719-852-7381. (2/23)

Saguache County Treasurer’s Office is accepting applications for a full-time clerical position. Position is 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 4:00pm.  Applicants must have Microsoft Excel, Word, 10-key, customer service, and bookkeeping experience. Must be able to answer phones, and wait on public. Starting salary is $15.00/hr, but will be negotiable based on experience. Applications are available at Saguache County Administration Office at 505 3rd Street, Saguache, CO  81149, or by visiting the Saguache County website Position will remain open until filled. Must have high school diploma or GED.  A background check and pre-employment drug screening is required. Saguache County is an E.O.E employer. (3/9)

Rio Grande County’s Sheriff’s Office is hiring two Weekend Court Administrative Assistants.  These positions will assist the Sheriff with reports, bookings and reporting data to the State of Colorado, District Attorney.  Court/Administrative Assistants will be required to file jail/detention bookings with the weekend courts. Work schedule is Friday thru Monday 10-hour shifts.  Applicants will be required to pass a 10 panel drug test, including marijuana.  Starting pay is $16.30 per hour DOE.  These will be Full time positions with Full Benefit package: Medical, dental, vision, 4% Retirement match plus Life insurance.  Full job description and application are available at  

FULL-TIME MAINTENANCE Person needed for apartment complex in Monte Vista. Interested persons need to have a minimum 2 years maintenance experience, valid driver's license, clean background check and pass a drug test.  Maintenance duties include but not limited to minor plumbing & electrical, grounds keeping, maintaining buildings & common areas, and painting, etc.  Interested persons should pick up an application at 551 Monroe Street, Monte Vista  CO   81144.  If any questions or further information is needed, please call 719-852-5505 or send resume to [email protected]  Attn: Alonzo or John.   Equal Employment Opportunity Provider and Employer. (3/2)

2022 OPEN POSITIONS FOR PLANNING & ZONING-City of Monte Vista is seeking three citizens with a desire to serve on mailto:[email protected] Monte Vista Planning and Zoning Commission.  The Planning Commission consists of a five-member board and persons must reside in the City of Monte Vista.  One member may be a non-resident but must own property within the City limits. The Planning and Zoning Commission members serve in an advisory capacity to the City of Monte Vista Council in matters relating to planning and zoning, reviewing and making recommendations on subdivisions and land development applications, and reviewing proposed ordinances related to the planning function.  The Planning and Zoning Commission meets on the last Thursday of each month and members that are appointed by City Council will receive a $40 stipend per meeting. Interested applicants please go to , City Clerk’s page, Dept. Forms/Documents and fill out the Planning & Zoning Application and send it to [email protected] or 95 West 1st Street Monte Vista, CO. 81144.  If you have questions please call 719-852-6171 (3/2)

Rio Grande County Department of Social Services is seeking a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant.  Position provides a full range of clerical, secretarial, computer data entry, and receptionist duties.  High School Diploma or GED and two years clerical experience required.  Successful completion of business courses obtained beyond high school may substitute for the required experience. $14.58/hour. Pre-Employment drug test, including a marijuana screening, and background check are required.  Job Descriptions and applications are available online at, or pick up and submit to Human Resources, 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO  81132 (2/16)

Ecodynamics Inc is hiring a pump technician! This includes, but is not limited to, pulling & resetting water well pumps, shop time, cleaning & maintenance. Valid driver license and drug free are non-negotiable requirements. Call 719/852-2662 for more info, prefer drop off of resumes in person at 5492 US Hwy 160 E, east of Monte Vista.(2/23)

Power Zone Equipment is seeking highly motivated applicants for the following Positions: Industrial Painter/ Assembly Tech $14-$18/HR  Welder/ Fabricator $15-$18/HR  Certified Welder $22-$28/HRPre-employment drug screening and background check required.To apply or enquire about details for one of these positions, please email resumes to [email protected] or call 719-754-1981.  (2/23)  

Creede Arts Council seeking part-time Program Coordinator. Administrative and computer skills required. Info at Send cover letter, resume and references to: PO Box 392, Creede, CO 81130 or email to [email protected]. (2/16)

Need Full-Time Farm Help Must Know How to Weld and Know your way around a farm Call 850-2137. (2/23)

Del Norte Bank is seeking to fill a full-time position for a Teller in the Creede Branch.  Duties will be to accept deposits, loan payments and process withdrawals while maintaining a balanced cash drawer.  Must be personable and pleasant answering the phone and greeting customers.  Many other duties will be assigned as needed.  The position is permanent, full-time, M – F, 8am – 4:30pm with ½ hour lunch and a robust benefits package.  Application available at or inquire at 117 N. Main, Creede or call 719-657-3376 and ask for Dawn.   EOE. (2/16)

The Saguache County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for Full-Time Dispatch/Jailer. 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 and requires working with county Jail Inmates. Applications must pass a criminal background check as well as a drug Test. Applications may be picked up at the Saguache County Sheriff’s Office located at 530 5th St., Saguache, CO. Phone 719-655-2544. The Sagauche County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer. Positions are open until filled. (2/16)

8 Work Wanted

9 Employment Services

10 Apartments

11 Rooms

12 Houses for Rent

For Rent: 3-Bedroom, 2-Bath Home between Monte Vista and Del Norte $800/Month, Call 719-581-0868. (3/9)

Available for rent in Del Norte: Remodeled 1 bedroom/1 bath unit for one person. $600/month, inclusive of water and sewer.  No pets. Call 719-850-0750.(2/23)

13 Mobile Homes


20 Business Properties

21 Mobile Homes

22 Property Wanted  

23 Lawn and Garden


24 Garage Sales

27 Appliances

Stainless Double Door Refrigerator Works Great 35” Wide 68” High $250 Call 719-206-3132 (2/16)

28 Household Goods

Full-Size Captain’s Bed with mattress $300.00,  Oak coffee table with glass top $100.00 Great condition.  719-588-5679 (3/16)

29 Musical Instruments

30 Electronics/Computers

31 Health

32 Fuel & Heating2/16

32 Fuel & Heating

Looking For A Less Expensive Way to Heat your Home. Farmer Boy Sawmill Has You Covered With a Bundle of Slabs. Call 719-480-4059 (3/9)

NEED FIREWOOD? Call Elam at Cozy Glo LLC, 719-480-5047, Delivery Available. (3/2)

Firewood for sale $180.00 per cord. Delivery Avaialable. Call Atlee Jay Hoshstetler. 719-850-4012. (3/22)TFN

33 Building Materials

34 Office Equipment

35 Heavy Equipment

36 Miscellaneous

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 (3/2)

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 (03/22TFN)

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 At Bontrager’s Variety Store. 9726 S. CR 3E Monte Vista. 719-852-0500. (TFN) (3/2)

38 Machinery, Tools, Equipment


39 Sporting Goods 


40 Auto Part

41 Farm Equipment

42 Feed & SeedPremium alfalfa and alfalfa/grass, small bales, barn stored, $9.00 per bale. Call  719-580-2509 (3/30)

43 Farm Products

44 Farm Services

45 Animal Breeding

46 Pasture for Rent

47 Horses & Cattle

48 Pets & Supplies

Banddog mastiff puppies. Brindle and solid colors. Asking $250. 719-480-0118 (3/2)


HUSKY/BORDER COLLIE puppies. Beautiful! For info & pics, text (719) 298-2947 (2/23)


Pot Belly Piglets, Only 2 Left, $50.00 each obo. 719-849-8261.(2/23)

49 Animal Care

50 Livestock

Cattle grazing permit in Carson National Forest with San Antone Livestock Association, permit only 719-274-0267 (2/23)


Attention Farmers and Ranchers: Seal your leaking livestock tanks, ponds and reservoirs with bentonite. Call 719-580-6652. (5/17)

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

CASH ON THE SPOT FOR JUNK AND UNWANTED VEHICLES We pickup, no title ok. 719-937-7935. 719-849-8491(TFN 3/1)


61 4x4

63 Trucks

64 Autos for Sale

65 Professional Services

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. (03/01)TFN)

THE BLIND GUY window coverings. Free measuring, free estimates. Professional installation. Guaranteed lowest prices. Call Tony, 970-903-1403. (05/31/2022)TFN