Classifieds: April 2, 2015

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ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at:

The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to:

RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 7 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 Al-Anon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655

Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-9691 . Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.

New Eden Pregnancy Care Services – pregnancy tests, emergency supplies, guidance by trained volunteers, classes on pregnancy and child care, post-abortion support, referrals. Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 345 Main Street, Meeker. Email: or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.m. at The Pines, 875 Water St., Meeker.

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, 878-3219home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Hoot Gibson, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 675-2669 home.

SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131

The Rangely Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937.

Food Bank of the Rockies mobile food pantry truck will be providing Food assistance to community members of Rio Blanco County. Scheduled Dates for 2015: January 29, February 26, March 26, April 30 & May 28. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bring your own boxes to transport food. Seniors and handicapped served first. No qualifications or eligibility forms. Product distributed to anyone seeking food assistance on first come, first served basis. 40# senior box pickup at 10:30. Applications available for over age 60. FBR contact: Jill Heidel 877-953-3937. Sponsor contact: Debra Barney 970-878-9650.

Clothed figure drawing sessions Thursday evenings upstairs in Hugus Building. 6-9PM. Models needed – for information see Pat at The Upstairs Gallery.

Please call before 9:00 a.m. day of meal
878-5627 or 675-8112
Senior Citizen Nutrition Program
Meals served at noon.
Reservations appreciated.
Suggested Donation Over 60 – $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7.
(Did you know? Homebound trays can be ordered for over 60, suggested donation $2.50 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.)
FRIDAY, April 3: Smothered chicken, roasted potatoes, green peas, ambrosia salad, cookies
MONDAY, April 6: Split pea soup, lemon baked salmon patties, CA blend vegetables, Brown rice pilaf, strawberries & bananas.
TUESDAY, April 7: Spaghetti w/meat sauce, tossed salad, green beans, peaches.
WEDNESDAY April 8: Apple cured pork chops, seasoned broccoli, apples w/cinnamon, chocolate cake.
FRIDAY, April 10 : Hamburger and tater tot casserole, spinach salad, cottage cheese, pears.

APRIL 2015
NOTE: Please call 878-9368 in advance to set up all medical appointment rides.
Activities are subject to change. Bus available on dates noted below.
April 1, Bus in Town
April 2, Grand Jct., Bus in Town
April 3, Bus in Town
April 4, No Bus
April 5, AM Bus
April 6, Bus in Town
April 7, Bus in Town (Council on Aging)
April 8, Bus in Town
April 9, Rifle, Bus in Town
April 10, Bus in Town
April 11, No Bus
April 12, AM Bus
April 13, Bus in Town
April 14, Bus in Town (Foot Clinic)
April 15, Bus in Town
April 16, GR Jct Medical, Bus in Town
April 17, Bus in Town
April 18, No Bus
April 19, AM Bus
April 20, Bus in Town
April 21, Bus in Town
April 22, Bus in Town
April 23, Craig, Bus in Town
April 24, Bus in Town
April 25, No Bus
April 26, AM Bus
April 27, Bus in Town
April 28, Bus in Town
April 29, Bus in Town
April 30, Bus in Town
Call Streaker for a ride 878-9368. Reservations for Rec. Center Trips should be made at 878-3403. Chuckwagon 878-5627.

Pistol River Leather
Solvin’ problems is like throwin’ cattle. Dig your heels in on the big ones and catch the little ones ’round the neck
785 Park Ave 878-4346

Annual Spring Consignment AUCTION Saturday April 11th at 9:00 a.m , 2368 S. 1500 E. in Vernal, Utah Equipment of all kinds, Many Vehicles, Trucks, Trailers, Campers, Boats, ATVs, Motorcycles, Lawn & Garden items, Pipe, New & Used Tools, Generators, Air Compressors, Lumber, Tack, Hunting & Camping items, Guns, Ammo, Antiques & Collectibles, Coins, Household Items, & much more! For more information or to Consign to this Auction please call ZJ Auction Service, Inc. 435-789-7424.

ESTATE AUCTION, Saturday, April 11, 10:00 AM, 2245 I Rd., Grand Junction, CO. 2004 Chevy Avalanche, 20′ bumper pull flatbed trailer, Arctic Cat snowmachine, 18 HP garden tractor w/plow, nice 1982 20′ Range 395 V Bass boat w/extras, approx 80 joints 2 7/8 drill stem pipe, hand & power tools, small oxy torch set, culvert, stock tanks, 5 guns and more. Above items sell first. Approx 50 pieces of nice antique furniture of all kinds, wagon wheels, yard art, glassware, crocks, pictures, collectables, books, indian blankets, 1939 German quarter, etc, modern furniture, 2 washers & dryers, stove, fridge, exercise equipment and more. Treasures will be found. Should start antiques & household about 10:40 AM. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service 970-260-5577. Must see web “Call me about a sale for you.


In home care services available day or night. Will travel. Call (970) 620 – 0917.


Huberwoods in Lapoint, UT Corral Poles 8′-20′, Fence Stays Posts 8′ (pine & cedar), Line and Corner Teepee poles and Small Logs (will deliver 2.00/loaded mile) Call Brad: (435) 790-3038 or (435) 247-2481


Snowblower-Husqvarna 24”, 2 stage, 5.5 HP, Tecumseh, single lever adjustable chute control, variable front & rear drive. Good, reliable machine, $225. Call Ron (970)878-3507.


Tempur-pedic duel King Rhapsody TXL w/duel ergo adjustable advanced frame. Massage, wave, head and feet adjust, remote controlled. Brand new condition. $7,741.75 new-sell for $5,000 or best offer. 970-878-0381


Colt AR-15, pre-ban, 8 mags, $1500 OBO. (970) 618-8375.


Emerald City Lawn Care Weekly, Biweekly, As Needed Services. Free Estimates. No Contracts. Let us take care of your lawn! (970) 220-2040


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.


To locate Eddie Carl Kruger for a “High Mesa” school class reunion in June. Call (970)824-6713 or write 633 Ledford St. Apt. 106, Craig, CO, 81625.


Position Announcement
White River Electric Association, Inc. is currently seeking quality applications for a Consumer Services Accounting Clerk at the headquarters of the Association. Applicant must be 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have experience in computer/internet and business machine applications. Must possess general bookkeeping knowledge. Must be able to work 40-hour week alternating monthly between Mondays and Fridays. Applicant must also hold a valid Colorado Driver’s license or obtain one prior to commencement of work. Must be able to work variety of hours if needed, evenings, nights, early mornings, weekends, and holidays. Applicant must be able to pass a physical, drug and alcohol, and background tests if necessary. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; general bookkeeping, customer records, phone/counter receptionist, receiving payments, generally assisting the public, Satellite Internet assistance, miscellaneous billing procedures and/or other jobs and tasks as assigned. College education or two years experience in accounting/bookkeeping preferred, but not a necessity. Position is considered full time and will be eligible for benefits after 90 days. Applications can be obtained from the office of White River Electric Association, Inc., 233 6th Street, Meeker, CO 81641 from 7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. Applications and r sum s will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on April 6th, 2015. White River Electric Association, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Drivers: Vernal, UT Linehaul Openings! Great Home-Time, Pay & Benefits! CDL-A w/ Hazmat & Twins, 1 yr. Exp. Req. (EOA/AA) Old Dominion Freight Line. Call Trevell: (866) 372-9445.

Groundsmen for tree trimming crew. Must have valid Colorado drivers license and pass drug test. Temporary, full-time work.Will work 4-10 hour days Monday through Thursday.To apply call (970)275 -3066.

Now hiring for EXPERIENCED Heavy Equipment Operators & Laborers. Operators with Class A CDL license a plus. Work located in Meeker, CO & surrounding area. 970-878-3474

Kitchen Positions
Looking for qualified individuals for kitchen positions. Must be able to communicate, be dependable, and able to put in a good day or night’s work. Apply in person and ask for Henry at Ma Famiglia.

Recreation Coordinator
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one full-time benefited Recreation Coordinator. Salary range $12.85-17.03/hr. Duties include, but are not limited to: assist in select phases of implementing and coordinating recreational programs and special events such as gym supervision, officiating, coaching, scorekeeping, etc. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, be available to work early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts. 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. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and online, Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted through April 10, 2015. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Recreation Assistant
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking applications for part time non-benefited, year round recreation assistant, who could work up to 24 hours per week, and seasonal non-benefited recreation assistant, who could work up to 40 hours per week from May to October. Salary range $10.21-15.38/hr. Duties include, but are not limited to: assist in the development, coordination, and implementation of District programs and special events, collaborating with other recreation staff, administrative staff, and community partners to accomplish tasks. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 15 years of age or older,be available to work early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts. 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. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and online, Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted through April 10, 2015. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Experience is a plus but we will train the right people. 40-60 + hrs week. Must be at lest 18 years old and have good driving record. Good job for retired person. Working Meeker & Rangely Areas. Must pass pre-employment drug test. Call Dave @ 970-220-2118 or 970-878-3345

Town of Rangely
Town Planner/Grant Coordinator
The Town of Rangely is recruiting for a Part Time Planner/Professional Engineer with experience with Local, State and Federal Governments. Required Certifications: P.E. (Professional Engineer) State of Colorado Experience with any of the following is a plus; Professional networking skills, Industrial water and waste treatment, Experience in AutoCAD Civil 3D software, GIS Systems and Programs. This position would offer a salary that would be evaluated and commensurate with the candidate qualifications. Benefits Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Credit Union Membership, WRB Park & Recreation Admission, and Retirement with matched contribution by Town of Rangely. Vacation, Sick, and Personal Days start accruing immediately. Applicants must pass pre-employment testing including drug screen, background search, and physical/ function capacity test. For more information please contact Lisa at 970-675-8476. Applications may be obtained from the personnel department or are available on our website at Position is Open until filled. EOE


Temporary Summer Help Wanted
The Town of Meeker is accepting applications for a part-time (5 days a week, 8 hours a day position) from approximately May through August to work weed eating, asphalt patching, general cleanup,painting and other duties as assigned. Must hold valid driver’s license and be 18 years or older. Applications and further information is available at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641 or requested by telephone (970)878-5344. Application forms will be faxed upon request. Applications must be received at Town Hall no later than Friday, April 21, 2015 at 2:30 PM. Pay $13.00 per hour. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


FSBO: 22 Acre horse property and RV service, heated utility building with W/D service, new fence and more. 4751 County Road 7.(580)377-9436. $85,000.00.


FOR RENT: 1 BDR/1 BA $395 a month plus deposit. Call 878-3736 or 970-260-8844.

FOR RENT – Newer 4 BDR, 2.5 BA, 2 car garage, fenced back yard, w/d included, energy efficient, sewer & water paid. Newly painted inside, very fresh, clean. Meeker. 970-629-9714

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

Apartment for rent. 2 BDR, 1 BA, $500 per month, includes utilities. Call (970)878-5026.

1 BDR, 1 BA in Meeker, all utilities included, $330 per month. (970) 220-2150.

Clean, quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $425/ month + deposit. Call (970) 878-3736 or (970) 260-8844

AVAILABLE NOW: retail space in the center of Meeker at 6th and Main in the historic Hugus Building. Includes over 5000 square feet and loading dock in the alley. This former general store has Main Street display, windows, an antique ceiling, freight elevator, built-in cupboards and 1910 era show cases. Call 970-878-4138 for details.

CLEAN REMODELED 2BD apartments, in-house laundry, storage units available, close to shopping and the downtown area & more. $575 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

Clean 2BD/2BA Apartments. Furnished/Unfurnished-in unit WD, utilities included. Year lease $800, $1,500 damage deposit. Shorter term options available. Western Exposures Realty (970) 878-5877.

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

Halandras Building, 300 sq. ft. interior office, includes utilities. Off street parking, easy access. (970)629-9714.

Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.


Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit . 2 bedroom, Available immediately, newly remodeled inside and out. Contact Dan (970)462-6858 or Rodney (970)462-6538.

Nice 2 BDR/2BA duplex with attached covered parking, no pets. Available now. (970) 778-5040.

Large 2 BDR/1BA apt for rent, quiet and private, good location. No pets. (970)778-5040.

Commercial property with great location. Main Street. Call for particulars. Available now. (970)778-5040.

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138


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.


Estate James Robert Craig, a/k/a James R. Craig, a/k/a James Craig Case Number: 15PR30003 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 27, 2015, or the claims may be forever barred. Lorraine A. Craig, Personal Representative 793 Sunset Drive South Minnetonka, MN 55305 Publish: March 26, April 2, & April 9, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of Education Special Meeting
Friday, April 3, 2015
Central Office, 555 Garfield Street
3:30 p.m. Board Preparation
4:00 p.m. Superintendent Interviews
1. Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. DeVergie will lead the Pledge of Allegiance
2. Interview: Superintendent Candidates
3. Executive Session: Personnel Matters
4. Other
5. Adjournment
Published: March 26 & April 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice is hereby given of the filing of Permit Revision 04 (PR-04) to the Colowy Coal Mine Permit No. C-1981-019, by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway 13, Meeker, CO. 81641, with the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Suite 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. PR-04 proposes updates to the Collom Mine expansion area to reflect changes to the mine plan, a reconfiguration of the temporary out of pit stockpile, proposed sediment control measures including additional sediment pond locations, a new facilities layout, and revisions to the permit boundary. Lands to be affected by this Permit Revision are owned by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., the State of Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management and are located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado, west of Colorado State Highway 13 and west of Moffat County Road 51. The affected area can be located on U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute quadrangle map Nos. N4015-W10745/7.5 (Axial, Colorado) and N4007.5-W10745/7.5 (Ninemile Gap, Colorado), 40107 C8-TF-024 (Easton Gulch, Colorado) and N4007.5-WW10752.5/7.5 (Devils Hole Gulch, Colorado) and is more particularly described as follows: All or portions of Sections 2-6, 7-11, 14-22, and 28-30 of Township 3 North, Range 93 West, all or portions of Sections 13, 15-18, 20-24, 26-30, and 31-34 of Township 4 North, Range 93, all or portions of Sections 1-3, 10-12, and 14-15 of Township 3 North, Range 94 West, and all or portions of Sections 12, 13, 18, 23-27, and 34-36 of Township 4 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., Moffat County and Rio Blanco County, Colorado, A precise description of the Permit Boundary can be found in Volume2A, Exhibit 1, Item 12 of the permit document and is included herein by reference. A copy of the application for this Permit Revision is on file at the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder s Office in the Moffat County Courthouse located at 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado, 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder s Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 8164. Questions concerning this Permit Revision should be directed to Tony Tennyson, Senior Environmental Engineer at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Inc., at (970) 824-1232. Any person having an interest concerning this Permit Revision has the right to provide written comments or objections to the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety at the address noted above. Comments to the Division must be made within 30 days after the final publication of this notice. Published: April 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

You are hereby invited to bid for the construction of the Town of Meeker Paving Project: 3rd St, 5th St, Cedar St, & Pine St. This construction project includes the rotomill and overlay of approximately 7,550 linear feet of roadway. 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 April 3rd, 2015 from the offices of Mountain Cross Engineering, Inc. (970-945-5544) or at the Meeker Town Hall (970-878-5344) for a deposit of $35. 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 Thursday, April 9th, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Send or deliver the Bid Proposals to Meeker Town Hall, 345Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641 by 3:00 p.m., Friday, April 17th, 2014. 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 bereturned 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. Publish: April 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Time

Tuesday April 7, 2015 5:30 P.M.
Special Invitation Board and Staff Tour of PMC Facility
7:00 P.M. Regular Scheduled Board Meeting
345 Market Street, Meeker, CO
I. Call to Order
A. Pledge of Allegiance
II. Roll Call
III. Approval of the Agenda
IV. Approval of the Previous Minutes
V. Approval of Monthly Disbursements
VI. Public Participation
A. Public Hearing Items (7:15pm)
B. Award Crack Seal Bid
VII.New Business:
A. Meeker Housing Authority Appointment Elyse Ackerman Casselberry- DOLA Representative (updates)
VIII. Mayor’s remarks
IX. Town Manager’s Report
X. Other Board Business
Publish: April 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of Education Regular Meeting
Central Office – 555 Garfield Street
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 7:00 p.m.
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance: Ms. Burke will lead the Pledge of Allegiance
3. Approval of Agenda
4. Approval of the Minutes from the Special Board Meeting March 17, 2015
1. Recognitions/Celebrations
2. Superintendent Interview Report
3. New Hospital Tour Report/Special Meeting-April 21, 5:30 p.m.
4. Pool Property Report
5. Sale of New Eden Resolution
6. Certified/Classified Report
A. Consideration of Action Items for a Blanket Motion
B. Approval of Superintendent Contract
C. Approval of Special Meeting
D. Approval of New Eden Resolution
E. Approval of Certified/Classified Report
Publish April 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

April 8, 2015
The Regular Board Meeting of the Meeker Sanitation District will be held at the Meeker Sanitation District Office, 265 8th Street, Meeker, Colorado
1. Call to order
2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
3. Approval of Minutes
4. Public Comments
5. New Business
6. Old Business
Biosolids Dewatering Project
2nd Street Sewer Line
Sewer Main East of Town
Water Data From Town
Plant Manager Report
Office Manager Report
7. Attorney
8. Board
Delinquent Accounts
Approve Current Bills
9. Adjourn
This agenda is subject to change without further notice. Agenda is posted at the office of the Meeker Sanitation District. 265 8th Street. Publish: April 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times