Classifieds 3/31/11

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
BAKE SALE & SILENT AUCTION OPEN HOUSE, April 9, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. New Eden Pregnancy Care Services, 345 Main Street, Meeker. For more info., contact Dora Dunton at (970)878-0049 or (970)629-5233.
ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us
The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or e-mail to: deb@theheraldtimes.com
RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00pm, at 7th and Park, Meeker.
Driver License Office hours: Meeker open 1st, 3rd & 5th Fridays of the month, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Rangely open 2nd & 4th Friday of the month, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Craig open full-time Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131
Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-5729. Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.
AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.
Meeker Cat Coalition accepting cat food or monetary donations for spay/neuter and health care. Donations may be left at the Vet Clinic in Meeker or call 878-3560 or 878-4429 for more information.
Rangely Rockcrawling & 4 Wheel Drive group in Rangely meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Rio Blanco Water Users Building on Hwy. 64 at 7 p.m.
VFW Post 5843 and Ladies Auxiliary monthly meetings are now held at Kilowatt Korner in Meeker: VFW Post 5843 – 6:30 p.m. 2nd Monday. Ladies Auxiliary -5:30 p.m., 2nd Thursday.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) meeting, open to anyone with a child 0-5 years, Grace Baptist Church, Rangely, first Thursday of every month, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Info. (970)675-8807.
MEEKER LIONS CLUB BINGO – 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, Dinner 6 p.m. – BINGO 6:30 p.m., RBC Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, Progressive Bingo, Concessions & Dinner Available. Meeker Streaker available for transportation to Bingo, call 942-7125
Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219 home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Norman Hall, Sr., Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 629-9767 home.
MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP Support group for family members and friends of adult mental health clients and persons dealing with mental illness meets at 7 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month at 130 Pinyon Circle in Rangely. Info., contact Linda (970)629-9470.
Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 8 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158, 878-5919, 878-5636, Alanon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655.
Concessions Fundraising Opportunity available for non-profit group. ERBM Recreation & Park District is looking for a responsible and dependable organization to sell concessions at Paintbrush Park this summer, mid-May to late-August, two to five nights per week and some weekends. If interested, please call Nicole at 878.3403 ext. 217 by April 1, 2011.
Craig Gun Show sponsored by Bears Ears Sportsman Club Loudy Simpson Ice Arena Craig, Colorado Saturday & Sunday, April 2 and 3 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days Admission $5.00 with this coupon $4.00 For information, contact Robin Sloan 826-9788 or 824-6163.
Local Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet and Auction is Saturday April 2. Call Paul Kindall (970)878-4269 to get your ticket and reservation.
PISTOL RIVER LEATHER – Ah, Springtime in the Rockies!! “In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm and three or more is a congress”  ~ JOHN ADAMS 785 Park Avenue 878-4346, www.pistolriverleather.com
MEEKER SPORTSMAN’S CLUB – 2nd Annual Indoor 3D Shoot, April 9 &10 Shooting times: Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds, Meeker. Meeker Sportsman’s Club is in the process of replacing all 3D targets – come out and shoot for a great cause and help us get some new targets. Information: 878-5297, (970)618-4300, wapitiarcher@live.com
Meeker native Marcus Kindall, 2010 NIFA Top Pilot, hopes you’ll come support the CNCC Aero Club and him at the Bingo Night Fund Raiser, Sunday, April 10, 2011 at the Fairground Extension Building, Meeker. Meal: $9 adults, $6.50 kids (10 and under) starting at 5:30. Bingo starts at 6:30. Proceeds for the Aero Club’s National Flight Competition in Columbus, Ohio.
RADINO & CHUCKWAGON – Please call before 9:00 a.m. day of meal 878-5627 or 675-8112 Senior Citizen Nutrition Program Meals served at noon. Suggested Donation Over 60- $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7. Children under 12 – Guest Fee $3.00. Menu subject to change. FRIDAY, APR. 1: Swiss steak, au gratin potatoes, carrots, applesauce with raisins. Cal:716, Pro:31, Fat:30, Car:33, Cho:76, Sod:932. MONDAY, APR. 4: Beef stew, carrot/raisin salad, tropical fruit, angel biscuits. Cal:670, Pro:32, Fat:17, Car:99, Cho:67, Sod:976. TUESDAY, APR. 5: Noon meal. RaDino in Meeker. Baked ham, potato salad, asparagus, Jello eggs, peaches. WEDNESDAY, APR. 6: Turkey Tetrazzini, Harvard beets, citrus surprise, gelatin mold. Cal:795, Pro:41, Fat:19, Car:115, Cho:66, Sod:956. FRIDAY, APR. 8: Potato soup, ham & cheese sandwich, fruit salad. Cal:758, Pro:43, Fat:34, Car:74, Cho:108, Sod:1279.
AUCTIONS
Annual Spring Consignment Auction Saturday, April 9 at 9 a.m. 2368 S. 1500 E. Vernal, Utah Equipment of all kinds, semis, trailers, many vehicles, campers, boats, ATVs, lumber, new & used tools, pipe, generators, air compressors, guns, saddles, tack, camping & fishing items, lawn & garden items, coins, antiques & collectibles, household items & much more! Please call NOW, if you would like to consign to this Auction, so we can advertise your items. For more info. or to consign, call ZJ Auction Service, Inc. (435)789-7424 or go to www.zjauction.com
COMPUTER SERVICES
Is your computer running slow? Virus problems? Crashed? I’ll come directly to your home or place of business and save the day! Call Jesse at RedFox IT Computer Services. (970)704-8115. Best quality, fast service, best rates! Serving Meeker! Visit us online at: www.ineedredfox.com
FARM & RANCH
2000 Featherlite 24 ft. aluminum stock trailer, excellent condition, 2 divider doors & 3 slider doors. 2007 JD diesel Gator. 314-5072 or 314-5023.
Nice green grass hay for sale, small bales, barn stored no rain, can deliver. 878-5122.
Piceance Weed District is accepting bids to spray weeds this summer. Call Chris Uphoff 878-5130.
Pasture for 3-4 horses at Hwy. 13 & RBC 15. 878-5191.
WANTED: Pasture to rent or lease in the Meeker area for 6 pair and a bull for the 2011 season. Call Rich Ellsworth 878-5318.
WANTED: Hay in small bales. 878-5145.
GUNS
Loading components: 1000 Winchester shotgun primers. .30 (.308) bullets, 110 and 125 gr. 878-3228.
HUNTING
Responsible, respectful hunters from Minnesota looking to purchase ranch hunting rights for elk and/or mule deer for the 2011 season. We are self-sufficient and would not need guides, lodging or food. Please contact Troy (218)230-3371 or Sean (612)770-2021 or email: ausmus23@msn.com Thanks!
LAWN & GARDEN
T.J.’s Lawn Care – small tree removal, yard cleanup, cheapest rates in Rangely. Office: (970)675-2126 Cell: (970)589-6527.
MISCELLANEOUS
ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.
PERSONALS
All alterations will be free tomorrow—–April fool! Hope you have fun all day. The Seamstress, 878-3193.
PHOTOGRAPHY
Ellen Robinson Photography – Complete High School Senior Portrait Package $200. Weddings, Families, Special Occasions. Invitations & photos on CD available Web site: www.erphoto8.com Call 878-3621 for appointment.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The Range Call Committee is looking for two individuals interested in helping with the Range Call Royalty. Responsibilities include: organizing clinics, tryouts, traveling with Royalty if needed, and helping with scheduling events that are required or other events the Royalty choose to attend. If you are interested in this volunteer position or assisting with other aspects of the Range Call Celebration, please plan to attend our meetings, which are held the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Fairgrounds Kitchen.
Volunteers – The ERBM Recreation & Park District is recruiting volunteer coaches for the summer baseball season (May-July). Age groups are 8-10, 11-12 and 13-15 years old. Games are played in a traveling league. Please contact the Meeker Recreation Center at 878-3403.
HELP WANTED – FULL TIME
RIO TINTO COLOWYO COAL COMPANY Colowyo is seeking motivated individuals that possess a high regard for safety, a positive attitude, and a personal value for individual/team performance and accountability. These positions are full-time, permanent employment, offering a competitive salary and benefits package, eligibly first day of employment. Colowyo is currently hiring for: EQUIPMENT OPERATORS whom are responsible for operating large haulage or excavating equipment and performing other work as necessary. Applicants must perform all work in a safe, healthy and environmentally compliant manner according to MSHA and environmental regulatory requirements and Rio Tinto Colowyo standards. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Please apply through the Craig or Meeker Colorado Workforce Centers on or before April 6, 2011. Telephone number 970-824-3246. RIO TINTO COLOWYO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/MFVD EMPLOYER.
Manager- Field Drilling Operations: Rockies Division, Oklahoma City, OK – Coordinate, drill sites and roads, all necessary permitting for varied locations, bidding, construction, environmental compliance, contractual settlements for surface issues and water resourcing for drilling and completion. Supervise 15 direct reports and coordinate with area peers. BLM and 10+ years experience required Fax resume to 405-849-9360.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Water Commissioner Rio Blanco County CO Division of Water Resources Permanent Part-time (9 mo) Salary $3250-5055 monthly. For info & requirements www.water.state.co.us EOE
NOXIOUS WEED MANAGEMENT – Weed tech needed, experience preferred, but will train the right person. Must be able (and willing) to work 10 to 12 hour days. Some weekend work, if needed. Clean driving record, must pass pre-employment drug screening. Should be able to drive a pickup and pull a trailer. Experience operating ATVs and UTVs a plus. Good pay for the right person. Must be at least 18 years old, but also a good job for retired person who needs summer work. Phone 878-3345 or 220-2118.
HELP WANTED – PART TIME
POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT IMMEDIATE OPENING – The Town of Rangely, CO has an immediate opening for an Administrative Assistant to the Finance Department. The position is responsible for the daily accomplishment of a number of activities including: Cash management, account receivable, accounts payable, utility billing, purchasing and receiving financial reporting. The ideal candidate will possess a combination of skills, with knowledge of excel and word programs. This is a part-time position and pay depends on experience. To apply submit a completed application to the Town of Rangely at 209 E Main Street, Rangely Colorado 81648. Applications may be obtained from the personnel department or are available on our website at www.rangely.com. Position closes April 8, 2011. EOE. Salary: Negotiable.
Meeker Chamber of Commerce is seeking a part-time Membership Coordinator. Visit www.meekerchamber.com for a full job listing. Interested parties should submit their resume to P.O. Box 869, Meeker, CO 81641 or email director@meekerchamber.com. EOE.
HELP WANTED – SEASONAL
Help Wanted: Camper park host for Rangely Camper Park. Beginning in April and running through mid November. Host duties include custodial and maintenance services in exchange for space rent w/utilities. Must have own camp trailer. Please apply at the Recreation Center, 611 S. Stanolind Ave., Rangely. For more information call (970)675-8211.
Seasonal parks groundskeepers. Minimum age 16 years. Must have good driving record. Pick up application and return to the Recreation Center, 611 S. Stanolind Ave., Rangely.
Town of Rangely Seasonal Summer Help Positions Opening – The Town of Rangely will be hiring seasonal workers for the following departments: Public Works, Gas Department, Building & Grounds and Water Departments.  Duties include but are not limited to the following: outside landscaping, maintenance, and a variety of other light duties depending on the department. Applications may be picked up at the Town of Rangely, 209 E. Main, Rangely, CO 81648.  Deadline for submitting an application is May 13, 2011.
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is hiring for softball and baseball umpires for the summer season. Pay is per game and mainly nights and weekend hours. Please contact the Meeker Recreation Center at 878-3403.
Seasonal Park Laborer positions. ERBM Recreation & Park District is now accepting applications from qualified applicants to fill Seasonal Park Laborer positions. Candidates with horticulture and irrigation training or experience are encouraged to apply. Duties include maintaining the District properties using manual labor and grounds maintenance equipment. Applicants must be 16 years of age or older. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in the use of grounds maintenance equipment and who are able to work 40 hours per week, begin work mid-May, and work weekends when needed, through the end of summer. Starting pay rate is $10 per hour. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. A completed ERBM Recreation & Park District job application is required for consideration and should be returned to: ERBM Recreation & Park District, Attn: Human Resources, 101 Ute Rd., Meeker, CO 81641. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you need a particular accommodation with the application process, please call 970-878-3403.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER
1452 Mountain View Rd, Sage Hills:  3600 sq. ft., 4 BDR, 3 BA, office, great room, rec/theater room, work shop, 3 car garage. Virtual tours and more details at www.WesternSlopeFSBO.com and www.meekercolorado.com. Price lowered to $435,000. (970)243-7083.
FSBO: Great family home with 2,570+ SF, 5 BDR, 2.75 BA, fenced yard. 733 9th St., $243,000. View at: www.westernslopefsbo.com Shown by appt. 878-5114.
LAND/LOTS
RANGELY, COLORADO Property located in west Rangely on Highway 64. 3.47 acres zoned commercial (platted); 1.77 acres zoned residential (platted); 18.97 acres zoned mixed residential. Priced separate or as complete package. Contact Western United Realty in Craig, Colorado (970)824-3202.
NOW AVAILABLE: 6 Commercial/Industrial lots across the street from Redi Services on County Rd. 15, Meeker from 2.5 acre to 5 acre lots in Liberty Industrial Park. Serious investors only. Please call Randy at (970)878-4077.
RENTALS – MEEKER
For Rent/Sale/Trade: Very nice 4 BDR, 2.5 BA home in Central Business District of Meeker. Prior bank facility converted to residential, great commercial potential, corner lot, big kitchen, huge living room, fireplace, new finishes through-out, 3,900+ sq. ft. plus double storage facility. 290 4th St.  $1,500/month. Price $390,000. Will trade for property in Grand Junction-Montrose areas. Will consider lease with option to buy. See www.westernfsbo.com for pictures. Call Brady Ross for appt.  (970)620-5411 or email bkross290@msn.com.
680 Water Street 2 BDR, 1 BA, Rent & Lease Terms Negotiable. Storage Units also available for tenants.  No Pets. (970) 878-5187.
3 BDR townhouse with covered deck, fully remodeled, no smoking, all appliances including washer & dryer, no pets. Covered parking. References required. Rent reduced to $700/month + $800 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
2 BDR townhouse with covered deck, new carpet & laminate flooring, new paint, no smoking, all appliances including washer & dryer, no pets. Covered parking. References required. Rent reduced to $550/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
The former BLM Building west of Meeker is for rent. The building consists of approximately 10,000 square feet of office space. Interested parties may contact the Meeker Re-1 School District Superintendent at 878-9040 for more information.
Apartment for rent, 2 BDR, 1 BA, furnished, utilities included, above restaurant. No smoking, no pets. $800/month. 878-4141 or 878-4198 leave message.
2 bedroom houses, 2 bedroom townhouses, 2 bedroom apartments. Available immediately. (970)878-3394, leave message.
3 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer, no smoking, no pets. References required. $600/month + $750 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
2 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer, no smoking, no pets. References required. Rent reduced to $525/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
2 Months Free & New Rental Rate! 2 BDR, 2 BA fully furnished, A/C, in unit W/D, utilities included. Internet, TV & phone ready, NS/NP. $800/month with 1 year lease. Western Exposures Realty (970)878-5877.
GREAT DEAL Very clean 1 BDR, 1 BA apartment. All utilities plus trash included, $500/month. Require  $500 1st, $500 last and $500 security deposit. For info., call (970)220-2150.
House for rent, 3 BDR, 1 BA, country kitchen, recently remodeled, appliances including washer and dryer, $960/month. (480)664-0600.
HOUSE FOR RENT: 3+ BDR, 1 BA, lots of living and storage, 1 car garage, yard & trees. Available mid-April. Call (970)629-9714.
Clean 3 BDR, 1.5 BA townhouse, washer & dryer included. Well-behaved pet possibly with pet deposit. $850/month plus security deposit. (970)756-8772.
For rent: Furnished one-bedroom apartment. All utilities are included. Very clean and quiet. $600 per month and $500 deposit. 878-4754.
12TH STREET APARTMENTS 2 BDR, 1 BA, heat, hot water, cable included. Ask about move-in special. Call (970)261-1441 or (970)878-3739.
3 BDR House for rent located at 45 E. Park, Meeker. No smoking. (970)878-4731.
New 4 BDR, 2.5 BA, 2 car garage house. Extremely energy efficient. Serious inquiries only. (970)629-9714.
Rocky Mountain Storage & Rentals 5×10, 10×10 storage units available in town. 878-0085 or 878-3700.
Commercial Office Space in town square. Paid utilities with private parking. Call 878-4323.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
3 BDR, 2 BA house for rent in Sage Hills with attached 2 car garage. 878-5191.
Quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment. $525/month + utilities. Call (970)878-3736.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. Ask about our Spring special. 878-4808.
RENTALS – RANGELY
For rent in Dinosaur: 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment. References, application and damage deposit required. (970)374-2004 or (970)620-1727.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259, (970)846-4293, Fax: (970)675-5509.
PICKUPS 4X4
2008 GMC Canyon 4×4 pickup, 4-door, very low miles. 314-5072 or 314-5023.
FOR SALE 2005 TOYOTA TUNDRA LIMITED, LEATHER, V-8, LOW MILES, TOPPER, 4WD, 4DR, EXCELLENT COND, $19,500 878-4141, 878-4198.
SPORT UTILITIES
2001 GMC Yukon XL 2500. Black, leather, heated seats, CD/cassette, auto 4WD, seats 8. 211K. $6,950 OBO. Willing to trade for Toyota pickup of similar retail value and condition. 970-948-7617, leave message.
ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES
Kymco 90 ATV. Asking $1100 OBO. 970-948-7617, leave message.
CAMPERS & RVS
1985 Skamper 8 ft. popup camper for long or short wheel base, full-size pickup, new 18,000 BTU furnace, new ice box, $1100. (970)878-3439.
MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS
Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $597 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.
JUNK VEHICLES: Will tow junk vehicles with titles FREE within 5 miles of Meeker. Over 5 miles or no title, call for details. Valley Repair, Inc. 878-3316.
Rocky Mountain Auto-Craig. Selling quality used cars, with limited warranty, financing WAC, give us a call 824-5749, Dealer.
MOTORCYCLES
2008 Suzuki Boulevard S50 street bike, 800cc, low miles, excellent condition, windshield, trunk, 55 mpg, $4600. (970)878-3439.
SNOWMOBILES
2009 Ski-Doo Summit X snowmobile, 154″ track, Rev XP-800 with 1,447 miles. Comes with air vents and after-market can. Excellent condition! $6500. 878-4360.
LEGAL NOTICES
Notification of meeting for the Rangely Town Council, Board of Trustees The Town of Rangely Town Council meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Court Room at 209 E Main, Rangely, CO 81648. Agendas are posted in the lobby at Town Hall and at the Rangely District Library. The meetings are televised live on channel 3 through Bresnan Cable TV. All meetings are open to the public.
PUBLIC NOTICE – Pursuant to Title 34, Article 33, Paragraph 118, of the Colorado Revised Statutes, Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. hereby issues notice that an application for a permit revision to the Deserado Mine Permit No. C-1981-018 submitted by Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. 3607 CR 65, Rangely, CO 81648, was deemed complete for the purpose of filing. All review and comment periods as provided in the Act and Regulations promulgated thereunder initiate from this day of filing. The revision adds an additional 200 acres to the mining permit area central to the existing operations. The Deserado Mine Permit area lies within USGS 7.5 minute Quadrangle maps entitled “Rangely NE” and “Cactus Reservoir”. These areas are situated in T2N, R101W and T3N, R101W, 6th P.M. in Rio Blanco County about 10 miles east of the Town of Rangely. A copy of the permit revision application is available for public inspection at the Town Clerk’s office, Town Hall in Rangely. Written comments, objections, requests for informal conference, or requests for a public hearing held in the locality of the proposed mining operation for the purpose of determining whether the interests of the public and affected landowners will be protected concerning this application must be submitted to Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203, (303)866-3567 within thirty (30) days of the last publication. Publish: Mar. 17, 24, 31 & Apr. 7, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Robert John Lanstrum, also known as Robert J. Lanstrum and Robert Lanstrum and Bob Lanstrum, Deceased. Case No. 2011 PR 09. All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the personal representative or to the District Court of Rio Blanco County, at the Meeker Court house, 555 Main St., PO Box 1150, Meeker CO 81641 (970 878 5622) on or before July 29, 2011 or the claims may be forever barred. F. Joseph Fennessy JR. # 10477 Attorney for Personal Representative PO Box 1518 Meeker CO 81641 970 878 4783 Robert John Lanstrum Personal Representative 206 Market St Meeker CO 81641 970 878 3141 Publish: March 17, 24 and 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS – Estate of Phillip A. Jensen, Deceased Case Number 11PR3. All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado on or before July 18, 2011 or the claims may be forever barred. Margaret K. Pappas Personal Representative c/o Graft, Campbell & Parker, P.C. 7430 E. Caley Ave., #300 Centennial, CO 80111 Publish: March 17, 24 and 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE – I, Terry L. Smith, am applying for title to: 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier, VIN# 1G1JC124417121214, owned by Dane McCollough. Contact information: Terry L. Smith, PO Box 2564, Meeker, CO 81641, Phone: (970)878-3746. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
RIO BLANCO COUNTY REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) for PROFESSIONAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECT SERVICES. Invitation to Submit Rio Blanco County (County) is requesting Proposals for professional construction project services on an as needed basis.  In general, required construction services may include review of construction projects, particularly relating to bids and contracts with particular emphasis on pricing, deliverables, and scope of work; review of project budgets; preparation of bid invitations; pre-qualification of bidders; scheduling of projects; construction management services; and other construction services as may be required by the County.  Copies of the RFP may be picked up from the County Administration Office, 200 Main, Meeker, CO or downloaded from the county website at: co.rio-blanco.co.us/announcements Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
AGENDA TOWN OF MEEKER PLANNING COMMISSION, Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Monday, April 11, 2011, 5:30 P.M. I. Call to order. II. Roll Call. III. Approval of agenda. IV. Approval of previous minutes. V. Public participation. VI. Public Hearings: A. Public Hearing- Applicant David Murray, 237 Garfield St., Lots 10, 11 and the east 1/2 of Lot B, Block 18, Meeker, CO. is requesting a home occupation to sell new or used archery equipment, accessories, etc. B. Public Hearing- The Town of Meeker, 111 3rd St., Block 31, Meeker, CO, is requesting a special review use permit to construct a sand shelter behind the Town Public Works Shop. VII. Other planning commission matters. VIII. Adjournment. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE INVITATION TO BID – Notice is hereby given that bid proposals, for the “Meeker Town Hall Mechanical Upgrade project – 2011”, will be accepted at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO until April 21, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. at which time the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud. The bid will be awarded at the May 3, 2011 Board Meeting to be held at 7:00 P.M. at Town Hall, 345 Market Street in the Board room downstairs. The project includes upgrades to the heating and HVAC systems, installing a VAV computer operated system and equipment to re-circulate domestic hot water in Town Hall. A mandatory walk thru will be held Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Town Hall at which time, Plans, specifications, and all other documents will be available. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids; to change, add, or amend the specifications; to waive any informalities; and the right to disregard all non-conforming or conditional bids or counter proposals.  Each proposal shall be reviewed and considered consistent with the provisions of the Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedure Manual, including but not limited to the Contract-Award-Preference section, which is incorporated herein by this reference and made a part of this “Invitation to Bid.” The bid proposal must be placed in an envelope, securely sealed and labeled Meeker Town Hall Mechanical Upgrade Project-2011″ and be received no later than, Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. FAX bids are also acceptable. Contact Joe Holeyfield, Projects Manager, at (970-878-4963) or Sharon Day, Town Administrator, (970-878-4960) for additional information. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
INVITATION TO BID – You are hereby invited to bid for the construction of the Cleveland Street Paving Project: for the Town of Meeker. This construction project includes the rotomill and overlay of approximately 4,000linear feet of roadway as well as installation of a concrete drain gutter. The project site is located on Cleveland Street from Sulphur Creek Road to 12th Street of the Town of Meeker. The Project Owner is the Town of Meeker. The Project Engineer is Chris Hale, P.E. of Mountain Cross Engineering, Inc. in Glenwood Springs. A complete set of plans, specifications and contract documents may be obtained after March 28th, 2011 from the offices of Mountain Cross Engineering, Inc. (970-945-5544) or at the Meeker Town Hall (970-878-5344) for a deposit of $25. The deposit will be refunded if the set is returned in good condition. A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, on Wednesday, April 6th, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. Send or deliver the Bid Proposals to Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641 by 3:00 p.m., Friday, April 15th, 2011. Each bid must be accompanied by a bid bond or a check in the amount of 10% of the bid made payable to The Town of Meeker as bid security, along with 3 references for similar work. The Bid Proposals and Bid Security should be placed in an envelope, securely sealed and labeled “Bid for Paving Project”. Plans, specifications and contract documents should be returned with the bid. Performance and Payment Bonds are required. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids; to change, add, or amend the specifications; to waive any informalities; and the right to disregard all non-conforming or conditional bids or counter proposals. Each proposal shall be reviewed and considered consistent with the provisions of the Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedure Manual, including but not limited to the Contract-Award-Preference section, which is incorporated herein by this reference and made a part of this “Invitation to Bid.” Contact Russ Overton with the Town of Meeker 970-878-5530 for additional information or with any questions regarding this project. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
TOWN OF MEEKER BOARD OF TRUSTEES – Tuesday April 5, 2010 – 7:00 P.M., Town Hall 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO. I. Call to Order. II. Roll Call. III. Approval of the Agenda. IV. Approval of the Monthly Vouchers. V. Public Participation. VI. New Business: A. Blanco Forest District Quarterly update, B. Public Hearings beginning at 7:15 P.M.: 1. Request from Meeker Lions Club for approval of a special events liquor license for the “After Birth Ball” to be held at the Fairfield Center, 200 Main Street on May 21, 2011 2. Request from Meeker Lions Club for approval of a special events liquor license for the “Old Timers Dinner & Dance, at the Fairfield Center, 200 Main Street on June 4, 2011 C. Bid Awards: 1. Street crack sealing project, 2. Town Hall Sheet Rock repair and soffit repair project. D. Request for Board Authorization to give away light bulbs replaced at Town Hall by the new lighting upgrade, E. Board consideration of authorization for 4 day, ten hours per day, employee schedule for the summer months. VII. Mayor’s remarks. VIII. Town Manager’s Reports. IX. Town Attorney’s Report. X. Other Council Business. XI. Adjournment Published: March 31, 2011, Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE – The Town of Meeker is requesting a Special Review Use permit at 111 3rd Street – Block 31, Town of Meeker, to construct a 10′ x 20′ x 10′ 3.5″ high structure to store sand, west of the Town’s Public Works’ Shop. The Meeker Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to receive public comment at its regular scheduled meeting on Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. If you have comments for or against the application, you are invited to attend the meeting at Town Hall, or submit written comments prior to the meeting which will be held at 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Further information is available at Town Hall or by telephone, 970-878-5344, during the hours of 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE – David Murray and Westy Murray are requesting a Special Review Use permit at 237 Garfield Street, Lots 10, 11 and east 1/2 of Lot B, Block 18, Town of Meeker, to operate a home occupation to sell new or used archery equipment and accessories, etc. The Meeker Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to receive public comment at its regular scheduled meeting on Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. If you have comments for or against the application, you are invited to attend the meeting at Town Hall, or submit written comments prior to the meeting which will be held at 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Further information is available at Town Hall or by telephone, 970-878-5344, during the hours of 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE RANGELY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES Monday, April 4, 2011 Johnson Building Banquet Room AGENDA 12:00 noon 1.0 Call Meeting to Order: 1.1 Changes to the Agenda. 2.0 Consideration of Previous Minutes: 2.1 Approval of the Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Board Meeting minutes. 3.0 Action/Discussion Items (Tabled from last meeting: 3.1 NIFA Nationals (5-16-11 through 5-23-11) Funding request (Ellis Johnson, Jason Krueger, and David Blood), 3.2 CNCC College Report Overview of current budget status (Russell George), 3.3 2011 Scholarships for RHS students (Ken Parsons), 3.4 Payment of RJCD bills (Linda Gordon). 4.0 Other. 5.0 Adjournment. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 Board of Education Meeting, Tuesday, April 5, 2011 – 7:00 p.m., Central Administration Office, 555 Garfield Street. AGENDA – Pledge of Allegiance:, Action: Approval of the Minutes, Action: Approval of BMS Track Coaches, Public Input, Discussion/Possible Action: Rental Update – New Eden Pregnancy Care Center, Discussion: 2011-2012 Budget Update, Executive Session:, Personnel Matters:, Evaluations Information:, Facilities Update, Other, Adjournment. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
MEEKER SANITATION DISTRICT – April 6, 2011 7:00 PM, REGULAR BOARD MEETING. 1. Call to order. 2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda. 3. Approval of March 9, 2011 Minutes. 4. Public Comments. 5. New Business: A. Plant Inspection, B. Re-Use Pump, C. Vault Water. 6. Old Business: A. Effluent Pump, B. Plant Property, C. Plant Report, D. Vault Wastewater, 7. Attorney, 8. Board: A. Delinquent Accounts, B. Approve Current Bills, C. Executive Session to Discuss Personnel Matters per 24-6-402(4)(f),C.R.S. 9. Recess. Published: March 31, 2011, Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE OF INVITATION COAL EXPLORATION LICENSE COC XXXXX. Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of February 25, 1920, as amended, and to Title 43, Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart 3410, members of the public are hereby invited to participate with Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. in a program for the exploration of unleased coal deposits owned by the United States of America in the following described lands in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. T3N, R101 W, 6th P.M. Sec. 17: S1/2 of SW1/4; Sec. 18: SE1/4, E1/2 of SW1/4; Sec. 19: NE1/4, E1/2 of NW1/4, SW1/4 of NW1/4, SW1/4, NW1/4 of SE1/4. T3N, R102 W, 6th P.M. Sec. 24: SE1/4, S1/2 of NE1/4, E1/2 of SW1/4, SE1/4 of NW1/4; Sec. 25: NE1/4, E1/2 of NW1/4. The area described contains 1,375.00 acres.  The application for coal exploration license is available for public review during normal business hours under serial number COC XXXXX at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Colorado State Office, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215 and at the White River Field Office, 220 E. Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641. Written Notice of Intent to Participate should be addressed to the attention of the following persons and must be received by them within 30 days after the publication of this Notice of Invitation in the FEDERAL REGISTER: Karen Purvis, (CO-912) Solid Minerals Staff Division of Energy, Lands and Minerals Colorado State Office Bureau of Land Management, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215 and Jeff Dubbert, Blue Mountain Energy, Inc., 3607 County Road #65, Rangely, Colorado 81648. Any party electing to participate in this program must share all costs on a pro rata basis with Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. and with any other party or parties who elect to participate. Publish: March 17, 24 and 31, 2011 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE REAL ESTATE PURCHASE AT TAX LIEN SALE AND APPLICATION FOR ISSUANCE OF TREASURER’S DEED TO: Every person in actual possession or occupancy of the hereinafter described land, lot or premises, and to the person in whose name the same was taxed or specially assessed, and to all persons having an interest or title of record in or to the said premises and to whom it may concern, and more especially to: Buckskin Haven, LLC Charles A. Shear Patricia L. Shear Clayton D. Tipping Rodney C. Power Linda A. Power Terrance L. Farina Thomas Dye II Karen Arnold, Treasurer, Rio Blanco County You and each of you are notified that on November 14, 2007, the then county treasurer of Rio Blanco County, Colorado, sold at public tax lien sale to Dye, Thomas II, the following described real estate property situate in the county of Rio Blanco, state of Colorado, to-wit: Legal Description:  Township 2 South, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M.: Section 8: W1/2SE1/4, E1/2SW1/4, Section 17: E1/2NW1/4, W1/2NE1/4, Less and Except that portion which has been included as part of the Little Ranch Estates Plat filed February 10, 2000 as Reception Number 266593 in the records of the Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County. Together with access easements to Colorado State Highway 13 across Little Rancho Estates on the roads shown on the Plat of Little Ranch Estates Plat filed February 10, 2000 as Reception Number 266593 in the records of the Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County. And a Certificate of Purchase was issued therefore to Dye, Thomas II by the said county treasurer; That said tax lien sale was made to satisfy the delinquent taxes assessed against the real estate property for the year 2006; That said real estate property was taxed or specially assessed in the name of BUCKSKIN HAVEN, LLC, for said year 2006: That on November 14, 2007, said Treasurer of Rio Blanco County, assigned said certificate of purchase to Thomas Dye II; That on October 29th 2010, said Thomas Dye II, the present holders of the certificate of purchase, has made request to the Treasurer of said county for a deed to said real estate property; That at 10:00 A.M. on June 13th  2011, a Treasurer’s Deed will be issued for the said real estate property to the said Thomas Dye II, unless the same has been redeemed. Said property may be redeemed from said sale at any time prior the actual execution of said Treasurer’s Deed. Tax Lien Sale Date: November 14, 2007 Treasurer’s Deed can be issued after November 14, 2010; Date Deed Scheduled to issue: June 13th, 2011. Redemption Period expires June 13th 2011, PRIOR to 10:00 A.M., Schedule R704336, TLSC 2007-0009, Assd Value 4850, Assessed Name BUCKSKIN HAVEN, LLC. PUBLISHED in: The Rio Blanco Herald Times, PUBLISHED: March 24th, 2011, March 31st, 2011, April 7th, 2011. Witness my hand this 11th day of March, A.D. 2011, /s/Karen Arnold Treasurer, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
REQUEST FOR BID RIO BLANCO COUNTY WEST DOUGLAS CREEK BRIDGE PROJECT NO. RIOB 027-00.20. PROJECT NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK RIO BLANCO COUNTY WEST DOUGLAS CREEK BRIDGE RIOB 027-00.20. Project consists of replacing an existing structure with a concrete box culvert and includes but is not limited to detour, bridge removal, excavation, concrete washout structure, erosion control and guardrail. CONTRACT DOCUMENTS – Contract Documents shall be available on-line at www.govbids.com/scripts/co1/public/home1.asp, or on the county’s website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us on the Public Announcements page, or at the Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept. in Meeker on March 31, 2011. VENDOR QUALIFICATIONS – Vendors must be listed on the most current CDOT Pre-qualified Contractor Listing. PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT AND QUESTIONS – Van Pilaud, County Engineer, (970) 878-9590, Fax (970) 878-3396. Mailing address: Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker, CO  81641. All vendors must examine the site and become familiar with all site conditions. Any questions regarding this project are to be directed in writing to Van Pilaud before Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 4:00 P.M. at the above address or fax number. WORK SCHEDULE It is intended that the project shall start approx. May 9 and be completed by September 16, 2011. MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING – Vendors must attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting: Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 10:00 A.M. at the Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker. BID SUBMITTALS – Vendor shall include all information required by the contract documents. Bids shall have Vendor’s name, address, “WEST DOUGLAS CREEK BRIDGE RIOB 027-00.20” and bid opening date written on the sealed envelope. Each bid must be accompanied by a Certified Check or Cashier’s Check in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Rio Blanco County, Colorado, or by a Bid Bond in like amount executed by a Surety Company. Mail or hand-deliver to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box i, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO  81641 before Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 4:00 P.M., OR, Hand-deliver to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 until 11:00 A.M. on the date of bid opening, Monday, April 25, 2011. No bids shall be received Friday through Sunday, April 22nd through April 24th. BID OPENING Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on Monday, April 25, 2011 at the Commissioners’ Meeting Room at 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Bids submitted after 11:00 A.M. shall be returned unopened. Bids submitted and opened shall not be withdrawn for 30 days thereafter. BID AWARD The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners reserve the right to reject any or all bids; to waive any informalities in bids; and to accept the bid that, in the opinion of the Board, is in the best interest of the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado. The County also reserves the right to negotiate changes in product specifications with successful vendor. Discrepancies between words and figures will be resolved in favor of words. Discrepancies between indicated sum of any column of figures and the correct sum thereof will be resolved in favor of the correct sum. Discrepancies between the unit price and the unit price extension will be resolved in favor of the unit price times the unit to obtain the proper unit price extension. If the contract isto be awarded, Owner will give the Successful Vendor a Notice of Award within thirty days after the day of the Bid opening. RIO BLANCO COUNTY Dated: March 31, 2011 By: Kai M. Turner, Chairman Publish: Rio Blanco Herald Times – March 31 and April 7, 2011.
COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-38. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 15, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Kathryn Willis; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Universal Lending Corporation; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: GMAC Mortgage, LLC; Date of Deed of Trust: 9/24/2009; County of Recording: Rio Blanco; Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 10/1/2009; Recording Reception Number: 296958; Original Principal Amount: $108,974.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $107,728.01. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. LOT 7, 8, 9, BLOCK 5, HILDENBRANDT’S SUBDIVIDED LOTS A PART OF THE TOWN OF RANGLEY COUNTY OF RIO BLANCO, STATE OF COLORADO. Also known by street and number as: 316 West Rio Blanco Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/13/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 2/24/2011 Last Publication: 3/24/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/16/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Caren Jacobs Castle #11790, Barbara A. Bader #10394, Christa Kilk #29855, Deanna L. Westfall #23449, Keith A. Gantenbein, Jr. #39213, Deanne R. Stodden #33214, Jennifer C. Rogers #34682, Katharine E. Fisher #39230, Kimberly L. Martinez #40351, Elizabeth S. Marcus #16092, Britney Beall-Eder #34935, Christopher T. Groen #39976, Peter C. DeCamillis #38929 Castle  Stawiarski, LLC 999 18TH ST., #2201, DENVER, CO 80202 (303) 865-1400. Attorney file #: 10-25466. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.
COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-39. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 22, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Robert W. Winn and Melissa M. Winn; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for INTERMOUNTAIN INDUSTRIES, INC. D/B/A MAJOR MORTGAGE USA, A COLORADO CORPORATION; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: Wells Fargo Bank, NA; Date of Deed of Trust: 8/21/2009; County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 8/21/2009; Recording Reception Number: 296665; Original Principal Amount: $275,793.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $272,781.62. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. LOT 1 IN RUTH KING ESTATES, A MINOR SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF FILED JULY 27, 1979 AS RECEPTION NO. 189550, TOWN OF RANGELY, COLORADO, COUNTY OF RIO BLANCO, STATE OF COLORADO. Also known by street and number as: 606 S Stanolind Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust.  THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/20/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 3/3/2011. Last Publication: 3/31/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/27/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State ofColorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Robert J. Aronowitz, Esq. #5673, Monica Kadrmas #34904, Randall M. Chin, Esq. #31149, Stacey L. Aronowitz, Esq. #36290, Andrea Rickles-Jordan #39005, Susan J. Hendrick #33196, Joel T. Mecklenberg, Esq. #36291, Joan Olson, Esq. #28078, Lisa Cancanon Esq. #42043 Aronowitz & Mecklenburg, L.L.P. 1199 Bannock Street,  Denver, CO 80204 (303) 813-1177. Attorney file #: 9105.00843. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.
COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-40. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 27, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Michael H Sanford and Ashley N Steele; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for Fidelity Mortgage Company; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: Wells Fargo Bank, NA. Date of Deed of Trust: 6/25/2008. County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 6/26/2008. Recording Reception Number: 292753. Original Principal Amount: $124,000.00. Outstanding Principal Balance: $130,357.99. Pursuant to Loan Modification Agreement dated 5/5/10 Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. North 31 feet of Lot 7 and the South 19 feet of Lot 6 Block G White Subdivision according to the Plat thereof filed February 23, 1946 as Reception No. 69377 Town of Rangely, Colorado. Also known by street and number as: 136 South Grand Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/27/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 3/10/2011. Last Publication: 4/7/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/28/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Robert J. Aronowitz, Esq. #5673, Monica Kadrmas #34904, Randall M. Chin, Esq. #31149, Stacey L. Aronowitz, Esq. #36290, Andrea Rickles-Jordan #39005, Susan J. Hendrick #33196, Joel T. Mecklenberg, Esq. #36291, Joan Olson, Esq. #28078, Lisa Cancanon Esq. #42043 Aronowitz & Mecklenburg, L.L.P. 1199 Bannock Street,  Denver, CO 80204 (303) 813-1177 Attorney file #: 9105.00834 The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.
COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-41. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 30, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): JAMES L. OWENS AND J. OWENS CONSTRUCTION AND INTERIOR FINISH, INC., JOINT AND SEVERALLY; Original Beneficiary(ies): PPF NEWCO, LLC.; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: PPF NEWCO, LLC.; Date of Deed of Trust: 6/7/2010; County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 6/7/2010; Recording Reception Number: 298725; Original Principal Amount: $195,000.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $195,000.00; Pursuant to CRS  38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. Covering the land in the State of Colorado, County of Rio Blanco described as: Township 1 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M. A parcel of land described as beginning at the Corner No. 6 of Tract No. 109, Section 34, Township 1 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., Running thence North 89 48″ East along tract line, 1335.2 feet to Corner No. 5 Tract No. 109; Thence South 0 05″ East along tract line, 1320.00 feet to Corner No. 4; Thence South 89 47″ West along tract line a distance of 1303.0 feet; Thence North 0 05″ West a distance of 50.0 feet; Thence South 89 47″ West a distance of 32.0 feet; Thence North 0 05″ West a distance of 1270.5 feet to said Corner No. 6 The place of beginning, all being in Tract No. 109, Town ship 1 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., as shown by Plat of the Resurvey approved October 31, 908. TOGETHER with all water and water rights, ditches and ditch rights, including 5 shares in the Miller Creek Ditch, the water reserved from the Miller Creek Ditch through the ditch line east of the land described herein for the purpose of irrigating 3 or 4 acres lying under said ditch and between the ditch and the creek as reserved in Book 266 at Page 379.  TOGHETHER with the Huff reservation of the right to run a sufficient amount of their Miller Creek Ditch water through the ditch lying East of the land conveyed to Dorrels for the purpose of irrigating three or four acres lying under said ditch and between the ditch and creek in that Warranty Deed from Frank A Huff and Evalon J Huff to Clinton Dorrell and Marje Love Dorrell recorded August 12, 1965 in Book 266 at Page 379, Reception No. 130430.  SUBJECT to reservation contained in patent from the United States, prior mineral reservation, easements and rights-of way in use or of record, including ditch easements, and utility easements. Also known by street and number as: 1533 County Road 13, Meeker, CO 81641. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 05/04/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 3/17/2011, Last Publication: 4/14/2011, Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED.  A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 1/3/2011. Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO. The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Lawrence F. Peek Attorney at Law, 2910 Black Canyon Road, Colorado Strings, CO 80904, (719) 337-0308, Attorney file #: Owens. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.usThe Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or e-mail to: deb@theheraldtimes.comRIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00pm, at 7th and Park, Meeker.Driver License Office hours: Meeker open 1st, 3rd & 5th Fridays of the month, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Rangely open 2nd & 4th Friday of the month, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Craig open full-time Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-5729. Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.Meeker Cat Coalition accepting cat food or monetary donations for spay/neuter and health care. Donations may be left at the Vet Clinic in Meeker or call 878-3560 or 878-4429 for more information.Rangely Rockcrawling & 4 Wheel Drive group in Rangely meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Rio Blanco Water Users Building on Hwy. 64 at 7 p.m.VFW Post 5843 and Ladies Auxiliary monthly meetings are now held at Kilowatt Korner in Meeker: VFW Post 5843 – 6:30 p.m. 2nd Monday. Ladies Auxiliary -5:30 p.m., 2nd Thursday.MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) meeting, open to anyone with a child 0-5 years, Grace Baptist Church, Rangely, first Thursday of every month, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Info. (970)675-8807.P90X, Insanity, TurboJam – the results are real. Buy programs and products and get personal help getting fit from your LOCAL Independent Beachbody Coaches: Pat, www.fit444.com or call 970-948-7617. Caitlin, www.beachbodycoach.com/purerose313 or call 970-629-1178.MEEKER LIONS CLUB BINGO – 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, Dinner 6 p.m. – BINGO 6:30 p.m., RBC Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, Progressive Bingo, Concessions & Dinner Available. Meeker Streaker available for transportation to Bingo, call 942-7125Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219 home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Norman Hall, Sr., Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 629-9767 home.MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP Support group for family members and friends of adult mental health clients and persons dealing with mental illness meets at 7 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month at 130 Pinyon Circle in Rangely. Info., contact Linda (970)629-9470.Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 8 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158, 878-5919, 878-5636, Alanon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655.Concessions Fundraising Opportunity available for non-profit group. ERBM Recreation & Park District is looking for a responsible and dependable organization to sell concessions at Paintbrush Park this summer, mid-May to late-August, two to five nights per week and some weekends. If interested, please call Nicole at 878.3403 ext. 217 by April 1, 2011.Craig Gun Show sponsored by Bears Ears Sportsman Club Loudy Simpson Ice Arena Craig, Colorado Saturday & Sunday, April 2 and 3 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days Admission $5.00 with this coupon $4.00 For information, contact Robin Sloan 826-9788 or 824-6163.Local Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet and Auction is Saturday April 2. Call Paul Kindall (970)878-4269 to get your ticket and reservation.BAKE SALE & SILENT AUCTION OPEN HOUSE, April 9, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. New Eden Pregnancy Care Services, 345 Main Street, Meeker. For more info., contact Dora Dunton at (970)878-0049 or (970)629-5233.PISTOL RIVER LEATHER – Ah, Springtime in the Rockies!! “In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm and three or more is a congress”  ~ JOHN ADAMS 785 Park Avenue 878-4346, www.pistolriverleather.comMEEKER SPORTSMAN’S CLUB – 2nd Annual Indoor 3D Shoot, April 9 &10 Shooting times: Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds, Meeker. Meeker Sportsman’s Club is in the process of replacing all 3D targets – come out and shoot for a great cause and help us get some new targets. Information: 878-5297, (970)618-4300, wapitiarcher@live.comMeeker native Marcus Kindall, 2010 NIFA Top Pilot, hopes you’ll come support the CNCC Aero Club and him at the Bingo Night Fund Raiser, Sunday, April 10, 2011 at the Fairground Extension Building, Meeker. Meal: $9 adults, $6.50 kids (10 and under) starting at 5:30. Bingo starts at 6:30. Proceeds for the Aero Club’s National Flight Competition in Columbus, Ohio.RADINO & CHUCKWAGON – Please call before 9:00 a.m. day of meal 878-5627 or 675-8112 Senior Citizen Nutrition Program Meals served at noon. Suggested Donation Over 60- $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7. Children under 12 – Guest Fee $3.00. Menu subject to change. FRIDAY, APR. 1: Swiss steak, au gratin potatoes, carrots, applesauce with raisins. Cal:716, Pro:31, Fat:30, Car:33, Cho:76, Sod:932. MONDAY, APR. 4: Beef stew, carrot/raisin salad, tropical fruit, angel biscuits. Cal:670, Pro:32, Fat:17, Car:99, Cho:67, Sod:976. TUESDAY, APR. 5: Noon meal. RaDino in Meeker. Baked ham, potato salad, asparagus, Jello eggs, peaches. WEDNESDAY, APR. 6: Turkey Tetrazzini, Harvard beets, citrus surprise, gelatin mold. Cal:795, Pro:41, Fat:19, Car:115, Cho:66, Sod:956. FRIDAY, APR. 8: Potato soup, ham & cheese sandwich, fruit salad. Cal:758, Pro:43, Fat:34, Car:74, Cho:108, Sod:1279.

AUCTIONS
Annual Spring Consignment Auction Saturday, April 9 at 9 a.m. 2368 S. 1500 E. Vernal, Utah Equipment of all kinds, semis, trailers, many vehicles, campers, boats, ATVs, lumber, new & used tools, pipe, generators, air compressors, guns, saddles, tack, camping & fishing items, lawn & garden items, coins, antiques & collectibles, household items & much more! Please call NOW, if you would like to consign to this Auction, so we can advertise your items. For more info. or to consign, call ZJ Auction Service, Inc. (435)789-7424 or go to www.zjauction.com

COMPUTER SERVICES
Is your computer running slow? Virus problems? Crashed? I’ll come directly to your home or place of business and save the day! Call Jesse at RedFox IT Computer Services. (970)704-8115. Best quality, fast service, best rates! Serving Meeker! Visit us online at: www.ineedredfox.com

FARM & RANCH
2000 Featherlite 24 ft. aluminum stock trailer, excellent condition, 2 divider doors & 3 slider doors. 2007 JD diesel Gator. 314-5072 or 314-5023.Nice green grass hay for sale, small bales, barn stored no rain, can deliver. 878-5122.Piceance Weed District is accepting bids to spray weeds this summer. Call Chris Uphoff 878-5130.Pasture for 3-4 horses at Hwy. 13 & RBC 15. 878-5191.WANTED: Pasture to rent or lease in the Meeker area for 6 pair and a bull for the 2011 season. Call Rich Ellsworth 878-5318.WANTED: Hay in small bales. 878-5145.

GUNS
Loading components: 1000 Winchester shotgun primers. .30 (.308) bullets, 110 and 125 gr. 878-3228.

HUNTING
Responsible, respectful hunters from Minnesota looking to purchase ranch hunting rights for elk and/or mule deer for the 2011 season. We are self-sufficient and would not need guides, lodging or food. Please contact Troy (218)230-3371 or Sean (612)770-2021 or email: ausmus23@msn.com Thanks!

LAWN & GARDEN
T.J.’s Lawn Care – small tree removal, yard cleanup, cheapest rates in Rangely. Office: (970)675-2126 Cell: (970)589-6527.

MISCELLANEOUS
ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.

PERSONALS
All alterations will be free tomorrow—–April fool! Hope you have fun all day. The Seamstress, 878-3193.

PHOTOGRAPHY
Ellen Robinson Photography – Complete High School Senior Portrait Package $200. Weddings, Families, Special Occasions. Invitations & photos on CD available Web site: www.erphoto8.com Call 878-3621 for appointment.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The Range Call Committee is looking for two individuals interested in helping with the Range Call Royalty. Responsibilities include: organizing clinics, tryouts, traveling with Royalty if needed, and helping with scheduling events that are required or other events the Royalty choose to attend. If you are interested in this volunteer position or assisting with other aspects of the Range Call Celebration, please plan to attend our meetings, which are held the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Fairgrounds Kitchen.Volunteers – The ERBM Recreation & Park District is recruiting volunteer coaches for the summer baseball season (May-July). Age groups are 8-10, 11-12 and 13-15 years old. Games are played in a traveling league. Please contact the Meeker Recreation Center at 878-3403.

HELP WANTED – FULL TIME
RIO TINTO COLOWYO COAL COMPANY Colowyo is seeking motivated individuals that possess a high regard for safety, a positive attitude, and a personal value for individual/team performance and accountability. These positions are full-time, permanent employment, offering a competitive salary and benefits package, eligibly first day of employment. Colowyo is currently hiring for: EQUIPMENT OPERATORS whom are responsible for operating large haulage or excavating equipment and performing other work as necessary. Applicants must perform all work in a safe, healthy and environmentally compliant manner according to MSHA and environmental regulatory requirements and Rio Tinto Colowyo standards. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Please apply through the Craig or Meeker Colorado Workforce Centers on or before April 6, 2011. Telephone number 970-824-3246. RIO TINTO COLOWYO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/MFVD EMPLOYER.Manager- Field Drilling Operations: Rockies Division, Oklahoma City, OK – Coordinate, drill sites and roads, all necessary permitting for varied locations, bidding, construction, environmental compliance, contractual settlements for surface issues and water resourcing for drilling and completion. Supervise 15 direct reports and coordinate with area peers. BLM and 10+ years experience required Fax resume to 405-849-9360.

HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Water Commissioner Rio Blanco County CO Division of Water Resources Permanent Part-time (9 mo) Salary $3250-5055 monthly. For info & requirements www.water.state.co.us EOENOXIOUS WEED MANAGEMENT – Weed tech needed, experience preferred, but will train the right person. Must be able (and willing) to work 10 to 12 hour days. Some weekend work, if needed. Clean driving record, must pass pre-employment drug screening. Should be able to drive a pickup and pull a trailer. Experience operating ATVs and UTVs a plus. Good pay for the right person. Must be at least 18 years old, but also a good job for retired person who needs summer work. Phone 878-3345 or 220-2118.

HELP WANTED – PART TIME
POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT IMMEDIATE OPENING – The Town of Rangely, CO has an immediate opening for an Administrative Assistant to the Finance Department. The position is responsible for the daily accomplishment of a number of activities including: Cash management, account receivable, accounts payable, utility billing, purchasing and receiving financial reporting. The ideal candidate will possess a combination of skills, with knowledge of excel and word programs. This is a part-time position and pay depends on experience. To apply submit a completed application to the Town of Rangely at 209 E Main Street, Rangely Colorado 81648. Applications may be obtained from the personnel department or are available on our website at www.rangely.com. Position closes April 8, 2011. EOE. Salary: Negotiable.Meeker Chamber of Commerce is seeking a part-time Membership Coordinator. Visit www.meekerchamber.com for a full job listing. Interested parties should submit their resume to P.O. Box 869, Meeker, CO 81641 or email director@meekerchamber.com. EOE.

HELP WANTED – SEASONAL
Help Wanted: Camper park host for Rangely Camper Park. Beginning in April and running through mid November. Host duties include custodial and maintenance services in exchange for space rent w/utilities. Must have own camp trailer. Please apply at the Recreation Center, 611 S. Stanolind Ave., Rangely. For more information call (970)675-8211.Seasonal parks groundskeepers. Minimum age 16 years. Must have good driving record. Pick up application and return to the Recreation Center, 611 S. Stanolind Ave., Rangely.Town of Rangely Seasonal Summer Help Positions Opening – The Town of Rangely will be hiring seasonal workers for the following departments: Public Works, Gas Department, Building & Grounds and Water Departments.  Duties include but are not limited to the following: outside landscaping, maintenance, and a variety of other light duties depending on the department. Applications may be picked up at the Town of Rangely, 209 E. Main, Rangely, CO 81648.  Deadline for submitting an application is May 13, 2011.The ERBM Recreation & Park District is hiring for softball and baseball umpires for the summer season. Pay is per game and mainly nights and weekend hours. Please contact the Meeker Recreation Center at 878-3403.Seasonal Park Laborer positions. ERBM Recreation & Park District is now accepting applications from qualified applicants to fill Seasonal Park Laborer positions. Candidates with horticulture and irrigation training or experience are encouraged to apply. Duties include maintaining the District properties using manual labor and grounds maintenance equipment. Applicants must be 16 years of age or older. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in the use of grounds maintenance equipment and who are able to work 40 hours per week, begin work mid-May, and work weekends when needed, through the end of summer. Starting pay rate is $10 per hour. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. A completed ERBM Recreation & Park District job application is required for consideration and should be returned to: ERBM Recreation & Park District, Attn: Human Resources, 101 Ute Rd., Meeker, CO 81641. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you need a particular accommodation with the application process, please call 970-878-3403.

REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER
1452 Mountain View Rd, Sage Hills:  3600 sq. ft., 4 BDR, 3 BA, office, great room, rec/theater room, work shop, 3 car garage. Virtual tours and more details at www.WesternSlopeFSBO.com and www.meekercolorado.com. Price lowered to $435,000. (970)243-7083.FSBO: Great family home with 2,570+ SF, 5 BDR, 2.75 BA, fenced yard. 733 9th St., $243,000. View at: www.westernslopefsbo.com Shown by appt. 878-5114.

LAND/LOTS
RANGELY, COLORADO Property located in west Rangely on Highway 64. 3.47 acres zoned commercial (platted); 1.77 acres zoned residential (platted); 18.97 acres zoned mixed residential. Priced separate or as complete package. Contact Western United Realty in Craig, Colorado (970)824-3202.NOW AVAILABLE: 6 Commercial/Industrial lots across the street from Redi Services on County Rd. 15, Meeker from 2.5 acre to 5 acre lots in Liberty Industrial Park. Serious investors only. Please call Randy at (970)878-4077.

RENTALS – MEEKER
For Rent/Sale/Trade: Very nice 4 BDR, 2.5 BA home in Central Business District of Meeker. Prior bank facility converted to residential, great commercial potential, corner lot, big kitchen, huge living room, fireplace, new finishes through-out, 3,900+ sq. ft. plus double storage facility. 290 4th St.  $1,500/month. Price $390,000. Will trade for property in Grand Junction-Montrose areas. Will consider lease with option to buy. See www.westernfsbo.com for pictures. Call Brady Ross for appt.  (970)620-5411 or email bkross290@msn.com.680 Water Street 2 BDR, 1 BA, Rent & Lease Terms Negotiable. Storage Units also available for tenants.  No Pets. (970) 878-5187.3 BDR townhouse with covered deck, fully remodeled, no smoking, all appliances including washer & dryer, no pets. Covered parking. References required. Rent reduced to $700/month + $800 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.2 BDR townhouse with covered deck, new carpet & laminate flooring, new paint, no smoking, all appliances including washer & dryer, no pets. Covered parking. References required. Rent reduced to $550/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.The former BLM Building west of Meeker is for rent. The building consists of approximately 10,000 square feet of office space. Interested parties may contact the Meeker Re-1 School District Superintendent at 878-9040 for more information.Apartment for rent, 2 BDR, 1 BA, furnished, utilities included, above restaurant. No smoking, no pets. $800/month. 878-4141 or 878-4198 leave message.2 bedroom houses, 2 bedroom townhouses, 2 bedroom apartments. Available immediately. (970)878-3394, leave message.3 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer, no smoking, no pets. References required. $600/month + $750 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.2 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer, no smoking, no pets. References required. Rent reduced to $525/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.2 Months Free & New Rental Rate! 2 BDR, 2 BA fully furnished, A/C, in unit W/D, utilities included. Internet, TV & phone ready, NS/NP. $800/month with 1 year lease. Western Exposures Realty (970)878-5877.GREAT DEAL Very clean 1 BDR, 1 BA apartment. All utilities plus trash included, $500/month. Require  $500 1st, $500 last and $500 security deposit. For info., call (970)220-2150.House for rent, 3 BDR, 1 BA, country kitchen, recently remodeled, appliances including washer and dryer, $960/month. (480)664-0600.HOUSE FOR RENT: 3+ BDR, 1 BA, lots of living and storage, 1 car garage, yard & trees. Available mid-April. Call (970)629-9714.Clean 3 BDR, 1.5 BA townhouse, washer & dryer included. Well-behaved pet possibly with pet deposit. $850/month plus security deposit. (970)756-8772.For rent: Furnished one-bedroom apartment. All utilities are included. Very clean and quiet. $600 per month and $500 deposit. 878-4754.12TH STREET APARTMENTS 2 BDR, 1 BA, heat, hot water, cable included. Ask about move-in special. Call (970)261-1441 or (970)878-3739.3 BDR House for rent located at 45 E. Park, Meeker. No smoking. (970)878-4731.New 4 BDR, 2.5 BA, 2 car garage house. Extremely energy efficient. Serious inquiries only. (970)629-9714.Rocky Mountain Storage & Rentals 5×10, 10×10 storage units available in town. 878-0085 or 878-3700.Commercial Office Space in town square. Paid utilities with private parking. Call 878-4323.Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.3 BDR, 2 BA house for rent in Sage Hills with attached 2 car garage. 878-5191.Quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment. $525/month + utilities. Call (970)878-3736.Storage Depot 10×25 unit. Ask about our Spring special. 878-4808.

RENTALS – RANGELY
For rent in Dinosaur: 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment. References, application and damage deposit required. (970)374-2004 or (970)620-1727.SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259, (970)846-4293, Fax: (970)675-5509.

PICKUPS 4X4
2008 GMC Canyon 4×4 pickup, 4-door, very low miles. 314-5072 or 314-5023. FOR SALE 2005 TOYOTA TUNDRA LIMITED, LEATHER, V-8, LOW MILES, TOPPER, 4WD, 4DR, EXCELLENT COND, $19,500 878-4141, 878-4198.

SPORT UTILITIES
2001 GMC Yukon XL 2500. Black, leather, heated seats, CD/cassette, auto 4WD, seats 8. 211K. $6,950 OBO. Willing to trade for Toyota pickup of similar retail value and condition. 970-948-7617, leave message.

ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES
Kymco 90 ATV. Asking $1100 OBO. 970-948-7617, leave message.

CAMPERS & RVS
1985 Skamper 8 ft. popup camper for long or short wheel base, full-size pickup, new 18,000 BTU furnace, new ice box, $1100. (970)878-3439.

MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS
Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $597 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.JUNK VEHICLES: Will tow junk vehicles with titles FREE within 5 miles of Meeker. Over 5 miles or no title, call for details. Valley Repair, Inc. 878-3316.Rocky Mountain Auto-Craig. Selling quality used cars, with limited warranty, financing WAC, give us a call 824-5749, Dealer.

MOTORCYCLES
2008 Suzuki Boulevard S50 street bike, 800cc, low miles, excellent condition, windshield, trunk, 55 mpg, $4600. (970)878-3439.

SNOWMOBILES
2009 Ski-Doo Summit X snowmobile, 154″ track, Rev XP-800 with 1,447 miles. Comes with air vents and after-market can. Excellent condition! $6500. 878-4360.

LEGAL NOTICES
Notification of meeting for the Rangely Town Council, Board of Trustees The Town of Rangely Town Council meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Court Room at 209 E Main, Rangely, CO 81648. Agendas are posted in the lobby at Town Hall and at the Rangely District Library. The meetings are televised live on channel 3 through Bresnan Cable TV. All meetings are open to the public.PUBLIC NOTICE – Pursuant to Title 34, Article 33, Paragraph 118, of the Colorado Revised Statutes, Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. hereby issues notice that an application for a permit revision to the Deserado Mine Permit No. C-1981-018 submitted by Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. 3607 CR 65, Rangely, CO 81648, was deemed complete for the purpose of filing. All review and comment periods as provided in the Act and Regulations promulgated thereunder initiate from this day of filing. The revision adds an additional 200 acres to the mining permit area central to the existing operations. The Deserado Mine Permit area lies within USGS 7.5 minute Quadrangle maps entitled “Rangely NE” and “Cactus Reservoir”. These areas are situated in T2N, R101W and T3N, R101W, 6th P.M. in Rio Blanco County about 10 miles east of the Town of Rangely. A copy of the permit revision application is available for public inspection at the Town Clerk’s office, Town Hall in Rangely. Written comments, objections, requests for informal conference, or requests for a public hearing held in the locality of the proposed mining operation for the purpose of determining whether the interests of the public and affected landowners will be protected concerning this application must be submitted to Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203, (303)866-3567 within thirty (30) days of the last publication. Publish: Mar. 17, 24, 31 & Apr. 7, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Robert John Lanstrum, also known as Robert J. Lanstrum and Robert Lanstrum and Bob Lanstrum, Deceased. Case No. 2011 PR 09. All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the personal representative or to the District Court of Rio Blanco County, at the Meeker Court house, 555 Main St., PO Box 1150, Meeker CO 81641 (970 878 5622) on or before July 29, 2011 or the claims may be forever barred. F. Joseph Fennessy JR. # 10477 Attorney for Personal Representative PO Box 1518 Meeker CO 81641 970 878 4783 Robert John Lanstrum Personal Representative 206 Market St Meeker CO 81641 970 878 3141 Publish: March 17, 24 and 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.NOTICE TO CREDITORS – Estate of Phillip A. Jensen, Deceased Case Number 11PR3. All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado on or before July 18, 2011 or the claims may be forever barred. Margaret K. Pappas Personal Representative c/o Graft, Campbell & Parker, P.C. 7430 E. Caley Ave., #300 Centennial, CO 80111 Publish: March 17, 24 and 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.PUBLIC NOTICE – I, Terry L. Smith, am applying for title to: 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier, VIN# 1G1JC124417121214, owned by Dane McCollough. Contact information: Terry L. Smith, PO Box 2564, Meeker, CO 81641, Phone: (970)878-3746. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.RIO BLANCO COUNTY REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) for PROFESSIONAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECT SERVICES. Invitation to Submit Rio Blanco County (County) is requesting Proposals for professional construction project services on an as needed basis.  In general, required construction services may include review of construction projects, particularly relating to bids and contracts with particular emphasis on pricing, deliverables, and scope of work; review of project budgets; preparation of bid invitations; pre-qualification of bidders; scheduling of projects; construction management services; and other construction services as may be required by the County.  Copies of the RFP may be picked up from the County Administration Office, 200 Main, Meeker, CO or downloaded from the county website at: co.rio-blanco.co.us/announcements Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.AGENDA TOWN OF MEEKER PLANNING COMMISSION, Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Monday, April 11, 2011, 5:30 P.M. I. Call to order. II. Roll Call. III. Approval of agenda. IV. Approval of previous minutes. V. Public participation. VI. Public Hearings: A. Public Hearing- Applicant David Murray, 237 Garfield St., Lots 10, 11 and the east 1/2 of Lot B, Block 18, Meeker, CO. is requesting a home occupation to sell new or used archery equipment, accessories, etc. B. Public Hearing- The Town of Meeker, 111 3rd St., Block 31, Meeker, CO, is requesting a special review use permit to construct a sand shelter behind the Town Public Works Shop. VII. Other planning commission matters. VIII. Adjournment. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.PUBLIC NOTICE INVITATION TO BID – Notice is hereby given that bid proposals, for the “Meeker Town Hall Mechanical Upgrade project – 2011”, will be accepted at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO until April 21, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. at which time the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud. The bid will be awarded at the May 3, 2011 Board Meeting to be held at 7:00 P.M. at Town Hall, 345 Market Street in the Board room downstairs. The project includes upgrades to the heating and HVAC systems, installing a VAV computer operated system and equipment to re-circulate domestic hot water in Town Hall. A mandatory walk thru will be held Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Town Hall at which time, Plans, specifications, and all other documents will be available. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids; to change, add, or amend the specifications; to waive any informalities; and the right to disregard all non-conforming or conditional bids or counter proposals.  Each proposal shall be reviewed and considered consistent with the provisions of the Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedure Manual, including but not limited to the Contract-Award-Preference section, which is incorporated herein by this reference and made a part of this “Invitation to Bid.” The bid proposal must be placed in an envelope, securely sealed and labeled Meeker Town Hall Mechanical Upgrade Project-2011″ and be received no later than, Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. FAX bids are also acceptable. Contact Joe Holeyfield, Projects Manager, at (970-878-4963) or Sharon Day, Town Administrator, (970-878-4960) for additional information. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.INVITATION TO BID – You are hereby invited to bid for the construction of the Cleveland Street Paving Project: for the Town of Meeker. This construction project includes the rotomill and overlay of approximately 4,000linear feet of roadway as well as installation of a concrete drain gutter. The project site is located on Cleveland Street from Sulphur Creek Road to 12th Street of the Town of Meeker. The Project Owner is the Town of Meeker. The Project Engineer is Chris Hale, P.E. of Mountain Cross Engineering, Inc. in Glenwood Springs. A complete set of plans, specifications and contract documents may be obtained after March 28th, 2011 from the offices of Mountain Cross Engineering, Inc. (970-945-5544) or at the Meeker Town Hall (970-878-5344) for a deposit of $25. The deposit will be refunded if the set is returned in good condition. A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, on Wednesday, April 6th, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. Send or deliver the Bid Proposals to Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641 by 3:00 p.m., Friday, April 15th, 2011. Each bid must be accompanied by a bid bond or a check in the amount of 10% of the bid made payable to The Town of Meeker as bid security, along with 3 references for similar work. The Bid Proposals and Bid Security should be placed in an envelope, securely sealed and labeled “Bid for Paving Project”. Plans, specifications and contract documents should be returned with the bid. Performance and Payment Bonds are required. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids; to change, add, or amend the specifications; to waive any informalities; and the right to disregard all non-conforming or conditional bids or counter proposals. Each proposal shall be reviewed and considered consistent with the provisions of the Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedure Manual, including but not limited to the Contract-Award-Preference section, which is incorporated herein by this reference and made a part of this “Invitation to Bid.” Contact Russ Overton with the Town of Meeker 970-878-5530 for additional information or with any questions regarding this project. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.TOWN OF MEEKER BOARD OF TRUSTEES – Tuesday April 5, 2010 – 7:00 P.M., Town Hall 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO. I. Call to Order. II. Roll Call. III. Approval of the Agenda. IV. Approval of the Monthly Vouchers. V. Public Participation. VI. New Business: A. Blanco Forest District Quarterly update, B. Public Hearings beginning at 7:15 P.M.: 1. Request from Meeker Lions Club for approval of a special events liquor license for the “After Birth Ball” to be held at the Fairfield Center, 200 Main Street on May 21, 2011 2. Request from Meeker Lions Club for approval of a special events liquor license for the “Old Timers Dinner & Dance, at the Fairfield Center, 200 Main Street on June 4, 2011 C. Bid Awards: 1. Street crack sealing project, 2. Town Hall Sheet Rock repair and soffit repair project. D. Request for Board Authorization to give away light bulbs replaced at Town Hall by the new lighting upgrade, E. Board consideration of authorization for 4 day, ten hours per day, employee schedule for the summer months. VII. Mayor’s remarks. VIII. Town Manager’s Reports. IX. Town Attorney’s Report. X. Other Council Business. XI. Adjournment Published: March 31, 2011, Rio Blanco Herald Times.PUBLIC NOTICE – The Town of Meeker is requesting a Special Review Use permit at 111 3rd Street – Block 31, Town of Meeker, to construct a 10′ x 20′ x 10′ 3.5” high structure to store sand, west of the Town’s Public Works’ Shop. The Meeker Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to receive public comment at its regular scheduled meeting on Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. If you have comments for or against the application, you are invited to attend the meeting at Town Hall, or submit written comments prior to the meeting which will be held at 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Further information is available at Town Hall or by telephone, 970-878-5344, during the hours of 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.PUBLIC NOTICE – David Murray and Westy Murray are requesting a Special Review Use permit at 237 Garfield Street, Lots 10, 11 and east 1/2 of Lot B, Block 18, Town of Meeker, to operate a home occupation to sell new or used archery equipment and accessories, etc. The Meeker Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to receive public comment at its regular scheduled meeting on Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. If you have comments for or against the application, you are invited to attend the meeting at Town Hall, or submit written comments prior to the meeting which will be held at 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Further information is available at Town Hall or by telephone, 970-878-5344, during the hours of 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.PUBLIC NOTICE RANGELY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES Monday, April 4, 2011 Johnson Building Banquet Room AGENDA 12:00 noon 1.0 Call Meeting to Order: 1.1 Changes to the Agenda. 2.0 Consideration of Previous Minutes: 2.1 Approval of the Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Board Meeting minutes. 3.0 Action/Discussion Items (Tabled from last meeting: 3.1 NIFA Nationals (5-16-11 through 5-23-11) Funding request (Ellis Johnson, Jason Krueger, and David Blood), 3.2 CNCC College Report Overview of current budget status (Russell George), 3.3 2011 Scholarships for RHS students (Ken Parsons), 3.4 Payment of RJCD bills (Linda Gordon). 4.0 Other. 5.0 Adjournment. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 Board of Education Meeting, Tuesday, April 5, 2011 – 7:00 p.m., Central Administration Office, 555 Garfield Street. AGENDA – Pledge of Allegiance:, Action: Approval of the Minutes, Action: Approval of BMS Track Coaches, Public Input, Discussion/Possible Action: Rental Update – New Eden Pregnancy Care Center, Discussion: 2011-2012 Budget Update, Executive Session:, Personnel Matters:, Evaluations Information:, Facilities Update, Other, Adjournment. Published: March 31, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.MEEKER SANITATION DISTRICT – April 6, 2011 7:00 PM, REGULAR BOARD MEETING. 1. Call to order. 2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda. 3. Approval of March 9, 2011 Minutes. 4. Public Comments. 5. New Business: A. Plant Inspection, B. Re-Use Pump, C. Vault Water. 6. Old Business: A. Effluent Pump, B. Plant Property, C. Plant Report, D. Vault Wastewater, 7. Attorney, 8. Board: A. Delinquent Accounts, B. Approve Current Bills, C. Executive Session to Discuss Personnel Matters per 24-6-402(4)(f),C.R.S. 9. Recess. Published: March 31, 2011, Rio Blanco Herald Times.NOTICE OF INVITATION COAL EXPLORATION LICENSE COC XXXXX. Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of February 25, 1920, as amended, and to Title 43, Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart 3410, members of the public are hereby invited to participate with Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. in a program for the exploration of unleased coal deposits owned by the United States of America in the following described lands in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. T3N, R101 W, 6th P.M. Sec. 17: S1/2 of SW1/4; Sec. 18: SE1/4, E1/2 of SW1/4; Sec. 19: NE1/4, E1/2 of NW1/4, SW1/4 of NW1/4, SW1/4, NW1/4 of SE1/4. T3N, R102 W, 6th P.M. Sec. 24: SE1/4, S1/2 of NE1/4, E1/2 of SW1/4, SE1/4 of NW1/4; Sec. 25: NE1/4, E1/2 of NW1/4. The area described contains 1,375.00 acres.  The application for coal exploration license is available for public review during normal business hours under serial number COC XXXXX at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Colorado State Office, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215 and at the White River Field Office, 220 E. Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641. Written Notice of Intent to Participate should be addressed to the attention of the following persons and must be received by them within 30 days after the publication of this Notice of Invitation in the FEDERAL REGISTER: Karen Purvis, (CO-912) Solid Minerals Staff Division of Energy, Lands and Minerals Colorado State Office Bureau of Land Management, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215 and Jeff Dubbert, Blue Mountain Energy, Inc., 3607 County Road #65, Rangely, Colorado 81648. Any party electing to participate in this program must share all costs on a pro rata basis with Blue Mountain Energy, Inc. and with any other party or parties who elect to participate. Publish: March 17, 24 and 31, 2011 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.NOTICE REAL ESTATE PURCHASE AT TAX LIEN SALE AND APPLICATION FOR ISSUANCE OF TREASURER’S DEED TO: Every person in actual possession or occupancy of the hereinafter described land, lot or premises, and to the person in whose name the same was taxed or specially assessed, and to all persons having an interest or title of record in or to the said premises and to whom it may concern, and more especially to: Buckskin Haven, LLC Charles A. Shear Patricia L. Shear Clayton D. Tipping Rodney C. Power Linda A. Power Terrance L. Farina Thomas Dye II Karen Arnold, Treasurer, Rio Blanco County You and each of you are notified that on November 14, 2007, the then county treasurer of Rio Blanco County, Colorado, sold at public tax lien sale to Dye, Thomas II, the following described real estate property situate in the county of Rio Blanco, state of Colorado, to-wit: Legal Description:  Township 2 South, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M.: Section 8: W1/2SE1/4, E1/2SW1/4, Section 17: E1/2NW1/4, W1/2NE1/4, Less and Except that portion which has been included as part of the Little Ranch Estates Plat filed February 10, 2000 as Reception Number 266593 in the records of the Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County. Together with access easements to Colorado State Highway 13 across Little Rancho Estates on the roads shown on the Plat of Little Ranch Estates Plat filed February 10, 2000 as Reception Number 266593 in the records of the Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County. And a Certificate of Purchase was issued therefore to Dye, Thomas II by the said county treasurer; That said tax lien sale was made to satisfy the delinquent taxes assessed against the real estate property for the year 2006; That said real estate property was taxed or specially assessed in the name of BUCKSKIN HAVEN, LLC, for said year 2006: That on November 14, 2007, said Treasurer of Rio Blanco County, assigned said certificate of purchase to Thomas Dye II; That on October 29th 2010, said Thomas Dye II, the present holders of the certificate of purchase, has made request to the Treasurer of said county for a deed to said real estate property; That at 10:00 A.M. on June 13th  2011, a Treasurer’s Deed will be issued for the said real estate property to the said Thomas Dye II, unless the same has been redeemed. Said property may be redeemed from said sale at any time prior the actual execution of said Treasurer’s Deed. Tax Lien Sale Date: November 14, 2007 Treasurer’s Deed can be issued after November 14, 2010; Date Deed Scheduled to issue: June 13th, 2011. Redemption Period expires June 13th 2011, PRIOR to 10:00 A.M., Schedule R704336, TLSC 2007-0009, Assd Value 4850, Assessed Name BUCKSKIN HAVEN, LLC. PUBLISHED in: The Rio Blanco Herald Times, PUBLISHED: March 24th, 2011, March 31st, 2011, April 7th, 2011. Witness my hand this 11th day of March, A.D. 2011, /s/Karen Arnold Treasurer, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.REQUEST FOR BID RIO BLANCO COUNTY WEST DOUGLAS CREEK BRIDGE PROJECT NO. RIOB 027-00.20. PROJECT NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK RIO BLANCO COUNTY WEST DOUGLAS CREEK BRIDGE RIOB 027-00.20. Project consists of replacing an existing structure with a concrete box culvert and includes but is not limited to detour, bridge removal, excavation, concrete washout structure, erosion control and guardrail. CONTRACT DOCUMENTS – Contract Documents shall be available on-line at www.govbids.com/scripts/co1/public/home1.asp, or on the county’s website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us on the Public Announcements page, or at the Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept. in Meeker on March 31, 2011. VENDOR QUALIFICATIONS – Vendors must be listed on the most current CDOT Pre-qualified Contractor Listing. PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT AND QUESTIONS – Van Pilaud, County Engineer, (970) 878-9590, Fax (970) 878-3396. Mailing address: Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker, CO  81641. All vendors must examine the site and become familiar with all site conditions. Any questions regarding this project are to be directed in writing to Van Pilaud before Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 4:00 P.M. at the above address or fax number. WORK SCHEDULE It is intended that the project shall start approx. May 9 and be completed by September 16, 2011. MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING – Vendors must attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting: Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 10:00 A.M. at the Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker. BID SUBMITTALS – Vendor shall include all information required by the contract documents. Bids shall have Vendor’s name, address, “WEST DOUGLAS CREEK BRIDGE RIOB 027-00.20″ and bid opening date written on the sealed envelope. Each bid must be accompanied by a Certified Check or Cashier’s Check in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Rio Blanco County, Colorado, or by a Bid Bond in like amount executed by a Surety Company. Mail or hand-deliver to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box i, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO  81641 before Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 4:00 P.M., OR, Hand-deliver to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 until 11:00 A.M. on the date of bid opening, Monday, April 25, 2011. No bids shall be received Friday through Sunday, April 22nd through April 24th. BID OPENING Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on Monday, April 25, 2011 at the Commissioners’ Meeting Room at 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Bids submitted after 11:00 A.M. shall be returned unopened. Bids submitted and opened shall not be withdrawn for 30 days thereafter. BID AWARD The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners reserve the right to reject any or all bids; to waive any informalities in bids; and to accept the bid that, in the opinion of the Board, is in the best interest of the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado. The County also reserves the right to negotiate changes in product specifications with successful vendor. Discrepancies between words and figures will be resolved in favor of words. Discrepancies between indicated sum of any column of figures and the correct sum thereof will be resolved in favor of the correct sum. Discrepancies between the unit price and the unit price extension will be resolved in favor of the unit price times the unit to obtain the proper unit price extension. If the contract isto be awarded, Owner will give the Successful Vendor a Notice of Award within thirty days after the day of the Bid opening. RIO BLANCO COUNTY Dated: March 31, 2011 By: Kai M. Turner, Chairman Publish: Rio Blanco Herald Times – March 31 and April 7, 2011.COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-38. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 15, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Kathryn Willis; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Universal Lending Corporation; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: GMAC Mortgage, LLC; Date of Deed of Trust: 9/24/2009; County of Recording: Rio Blanco; Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 10/1/2009; Recording Reception Number: 296958; Original Principal Amount: $108,974.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $107,728.01. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. LOT 7, 8, 9, BLOCK 5, HILDENBRANDT’S SUBDIVIDED LOTS A PART OF THE TOWN OF RANGLEY COUNTY OF RIO BLANCO, STATE OF COLORADO. Also known by street and number as: 316 West Rio Blanco Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/13/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 2/24/2011 Last Publication: 3/24/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/16/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Caren Jacobs Castle #11790, Barbara A. Bader #10394, Christa Kilk #29855, Deanna L. Westfall #23449, Keith A. Gantenbein, Jr. #39213, Deanne R. Stodden #33214, Jennifer C. Rogers #34682, Katharine E. Fisher #39230, Kimberly L. Martinez #40351, Elizabeth S. Marcus #16092, Britney Beall-Eder #34935, Christopher T. Groen #39976, Peter C. DeCamillis #38929 Castle  Stawiarski, LLC 999 18TH ST., #2201, DENVER, CO 80202 (303) 865-1400. Attorney file #: 10-25466. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-39. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 22, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Robert W. Winn and Melissa M. Winn; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for INTERMOUNTAIN INDUSTRIES, INC. D/B/A MAJOR MORTGAGE USA, A COLORADO CORPORATION; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: Wells Fargo Bank, NA; Date of Deed of Trust: 8/21/2009; County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 8/21/2009; Recording Reception Number: 296665; Original Principal Amount: $275,793.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $272,781.62. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. LOT 1 IN RUTH KING ESTATES, A MINOR SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF FILED JULY 27, 1979 AS RECEPTION NO. 189550, TOWN OF RANGELY, COLORADO, COUNTY OF RIO BLANCO, STATE OF COLORADO. Also known by street and number as: 606 S Stanolind Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust.  THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/20/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 3/3/2011. Last Publication: 3/31/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/27/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State ofColorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Robert J. Aronowitz, Esq. #5673, Monica Kadrmas #34904, Randall M. Chin, Esq. #31149, Stacey L. Aronowitz, Esq. #36290, Andrea Rickles-Jordan #39005, Susan J. Hendrick #33196, Joel T. Mecklenberg, Esq. #36291, Joan Olson, Esq. #28078, Lisa Cancanon Esq. #42043 Aronowitz & Mecklenburg, L.L.P. 1199 Bannock Street,  Denver, CO 80204 (303) 813-1177. Attorney file #: 9105.00843. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-40. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 27, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Michael H Sanford and Ashley N Steele; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for Fidelity Mortgage Company; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: Wells Fargo Bank, NA. Date of Deed of Trust: 6/25/2008. County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 6/26/2008. Recording Reception Number: 292753. Original Principal Amount: $124,000.00. Outstanding Principal Balance: $130,357.99. Pursuant to Loan Modification Agreement dated 5/5/10 Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. North 31 feet of Lot 7 and the South 19 feet of Lot 6 Block G White Subdivision according to the Plat thereof filed February 23, 1946 as Reception No. 69377 Town of Rangely, Colorado. Also known by street and number as: 136 South Grand Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/27/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 3/10/2011. Last Publication: 4/7/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/28/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Robert J. Aronowitz, Esq. #5673, Monica Kadrmas #34904, Randall M. Chin, Esq. #31149, Stacey L. Aronowitz, Esq. #36290, Andrea Rickles-Jordan #39005, Susan J. Hendrick #33196, Joel T. Mecklenberg, Esq. #36291, Joan Olson, Esq. #28078, Lisa Cancanon Esq. #42043 Aronowitz & Mecklenburg, L.L.P. 1199 Bannock Street,  Denver, CO 80204 (303) 813-1177 Attorney file #: 9105.00834 The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-41. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 30, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): JAMES L. OWENS AND J. OWENS CONSTRUCTION AND INTERIOR FINISH, INC., JOINT AND SEVERALLY; Original Beneficiary(ies): PPF NEWCO, LLC.; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: PPF NEWCO, LLC.; Date of Deed of Trust: 6/7/2010; County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 6/7/2010; Recording Reception Number: 298725; Original Principal Amount: $195,000.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $195,000.00; Pursuant to CRS  38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. Covering the land in the State of Colorado, County of Rio Blanco described as: Township 1 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M. A parcel of land described as beginning at the Corner No. 6 of Tract No. 109, Section 34, Township 1 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., Running thence North 89 48″ East along tract line, 1335.2 feet to Corner No. 5 Tract No. 109; Thence South 0 05″ East along tract line, 1320.00 feet to Corner No. 4; Thence South 89 47″ West along tract line a distance of 1303.0 feet; Thence North 0 05″ West a distance of 50.0 feet; Thence South 89 47″ West a distance of 32.0 feet; Thence North 0 05” West a distance of 1270.5 feet to said Corner No. 6 The place of beginning, all being in Tract No. 109, Town ship 1 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., as shown by Plat of the Resurvey approved October 31, 908. TOGETHER with all water and water rights, ditches and ditch rights, including 5 shares in the Miller Creek Ditch, the water reserved from the Miller Creek Ditch through the ditch line east of the land described herein for the purpose of irrigating 3 or 4 acres lying under said ditch and between the ditch and the creek as reserved in Book 266 at Page 379.  TOGHETHER with the Huff reservation of the right to run a sufficient amount of their Miller Creek Ditch water through the ditch lying East of the land conveyed to Dorrels for the purpose of irrigating three or four acres lying under said ditch and between the ditch and creek in that Warranty Deed from Frank A Huff and Evalon J Huff to Clinton Dorrell and Marje Love Dorrell recorded August 12, 1965 in Book 266 at Page 379, Reception No. 130430.  SUBJECT to reservation contained in patent from the United States, prior mineral reservation, easements and rights-of way in use or of record, including ditch easements, and utility easements. Also known by street and number as: 1533 County Road 13, Meeker, CO 81641. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 05/04/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 3/17/2011, Last Publication: 4/14/2011, Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED.  A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 1/3/2011. Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO. The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Lawrence F. Peek Attorney at Law, 2910 Black Canyon Road, Colorado Strings, CO 80904, (719) 337-0308, Attorney file #: Owens. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.