Classified Ads for Nov. 24, 2020

04 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)

Lost Phone: Black Flip Phone: Verizon Wireless. Contains important medical information, need returned. Bring to 111 Bronk in Monte Vista if found. (11/25)

05 Notices

WE BUY ANTLERS: 5 miles west of Del Norte on HWY 160.  719-657-0942 (11/25))TFN


07 Help Wanted

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 ahorrocks@urtigers 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)

Rio Grande County Treasurer is seeking a full time Clerk.  Requirements include High School diploma or GED.  Computer and Bookkeeping skills a plus.  Pre-employment drug screening, including testing for marijuana, will be required.  Position starts 1/4/2021. $15.40-$15.70 DOE. Applications and additional information available online at or pick up and submit to Human Resources, 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132.  Close date is 12/7/2020. (12-02)

Rio Grande County is seeking a Dispatch/Detention Officer.  High School Diploma or GED, or one to three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Interaction with inmates required. Must be 21 years of age, pass background investigation and 5 panel drug test, including testing for marijuana required. Inmate interaction required.   $14.57/per hour.  Pick up and submit applications to Human Resources 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132. Applications also available online at

Rio Grande County is seeking a full-time jail cook. High school diploma or GED required.  Must be 21 years of age, pass background investigation and pre-employment drug test, including screening for marijuana.  $12.31/per hour, 40 hours a week, full county benefits.  Pick up and submit applications to Human Resources, 925 6th Street, Room 200, Del Norte, CO 81132.  Applications and job description available online at (11-25)

Wolf Creek Ski Area is accepting applications for all departments: retail, ski school, lifts, ski patrol, base operations, ticket office, food and beverage, rental, vehicle maintenance and snow reporting. Please see details of job descriptions on Wolf Creek’s employment page.  Applications can be downloaded from employment page.  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. (11-25)

Seeking Construction Supervisor for Nonprofit company, CRHDC,  F/T 40 hrs per week, to assist families with new home construction in Alamosa includes weekends. Construction exp. required. $20 p/h+benefits. Resume and cover letter to [email protected]  (11/11)

HOUSEKEEPERS WANTED! Apply in person at TWIN RIVERS CABINS AND RV PARK, west of Antonito. 719-376-5710 (11/25)

10 Apartments for Rent

1-bedroom fully furnished apartment in downtown Del Norte all utilities included plus wi-fi and washer/dryer. No smoking No pets. $650.00 per month Call 657-2850. (11/25)


12 House for Rent

Remodeled 1 bedroom/1 bath unit in Del Norte. $600/month, inclusive of water and sewer. Credit report required. Call 719-850-0750. (12/16)


17 Real Estate For Sale

Home For Sale: 311 Stallo Craftsman Style. $125,000.00. (12/02)

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)

23 Lawn and Garden

For Sale: Yard Art-Old Farm Equipment Call 850-0491. (12/2)

Sprinkler installation, and winterization  Done at reasonable rates. Quick Service. Call anytime, weekdays, weekends, evenings. 719-376-2593 or 719-580-0033. (11/25)

24 Garage Sales

Moving Sale: Yardman Lawnmower, 21’ Mower Mulcher, Bed Room Set,(No bed) just Dresser and Highboy, China Cabinet, Dining table and 4-chairs, and many  other items. Please call 719-852-8488. (12/16)

27 Appliances

For Sale: Kohler Double Kitchen Sink $75.00. Maytag Electric Dryer Works Good $50.00 719-754-3363 or 719-480-2102. (12/2)



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 (11/25)

 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. (12/04)

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 (11/25 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) (11/25)


39 Sporting Goods 

WANTED TO BUY: Black powder firearms, working or not. Will repair. Join SLV Renegades (480)236-6727. (12/02)


41 Farm Equipment

For Sale: Hay & Tillage Equipment Call 657-2472 (12/2)


 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 (12/02)

High Altitude HEREFORD BULL SALE: Sat. Dec 12, 2020, 1pm.  at Valley Livestock Auction, Monte Vista, CO. Selling 26 Horned Coming 2 Yr. Old Bulls. PAP, Fert, Trich, PI-BVD Tested, and 18 Comm. Replacement Heifer Calves. Videos of Bulls online at Mike Fuchs Herefords  719-657-2519. (12/09)

59 Vehicles Wanted

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

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. (11/25)TFN)

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