ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us
RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7 pm, 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 pm, 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 pm, 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.
Alcoholics Anonymous Monday and Friday at 8 p.m. St. James Church, Richards Hall, 4th & Park St., Meeker 878-4158, 878-4888, 878-5919, 878-5636
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)778-5278.
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.
Come Visit the Meeker Public Library! Hours: M,W,F 9:30-5:30, T&Th 9:30-9:30, Sat. 9:30-2:00. Weekly children’s story hour, books on tape, DVDs, magazines and Wi-Fi available.
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.
Veterans Service Offices – Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker. 878-4591 office, 878-3219 home. 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, 878-9767 home.
PISTOL RIVER LEATHER – It don’t matter so much how long a ride you have, as how well you ride it. 785 Park Avenue, Meeker. 878-4346. www.pistolriverleather.com
Annual Spring Consignment Auction, Saturday, April 4 at 9 a.m., 2368 S. 1500 E. in Vernal, Utah. Equipment of all kinds – backhoes, tractors, etc., semis, dump trucks, vehicles, trailers, campers, boats, lumber, siding, new & used tools, generators, ATVs, guns, saddles & tack, coins, antiques & collectibles, household items & much more. For more info. or to consign, please call ZJ Auction Service at (435)789-7424 or go to: www.zjauction.com
Auction Sat. April 4, – 10 a.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle, CO. Household, 6 person hot tub, tools, antique and collectibles, wrought iron, furniture, area rugs, silver plate, art pottery, costume jewelry – 1990 Chevy Almna, Consignment taken, Ralph Fritzlan Auctioneer. More info., (970)283-5416, cell (970)571-1608. Web site: SilverNickelAuction.com
Moving Auction Sat. April 11, 10 a.m., 3057 Hwy 13, North of Rifle, CO. Owners Sheldon and Linda Roush. 1997 5th wheel toy hailer trailer, farm equipment, dump truck, fuel tanks, tools, camping items, house hold, large assortment of antiques, oak furniture, glass and dishes, brass and cast iron, building material, metal and pipe, and much more, Ralph Fritzlan Auctioneer. More info. (970)283-5416, cell (970)571-1608. Pictures web: SilverNickelAuction.com
CLASSES & INSTRUCTION:
Childbirth & Breastfeeding Classes free at Pioneers Medical Center, Meeker. 4-week classes for first-time parents, refresher courses, and crash courses for procrastinators! Please contact Ann Marie Nielsen at 878-5047 ext. 236 or 878-3466.
Beginning Piano Lessons Learn the basics of reading music, rhythm, and piano technique. $15/lesson with discounts for families! For more information, please call Caitlin Turner at (970)629-1178. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
HOUSEHOLD/VEHICLE UPHOLSTERY cleaning and vehicle detailing. Call Chris Strate 878-3307.
Cleaning Service – Home/Office. 878-3423.
FIREWOOD & STOVES:
Spring sale- Pinyon, split & delivered $200/1-ton cord Rangely, $225 Meeker. While gas prices hold, buy now. (970)675-2819 leave message.
Black metal framed coffee table w/slate tile top. $150 new, one year old, $100 OBO. (970)629-5281.
Three cushioned couch $100 OBO. Please call 878-0140 and leave message and number so I can call you back.
Queen-size mattresses & box springs $100/set. Call White River Inn 878-5031.
Golden oak colored dining set, table with 6 chairs and matching china hutch (lighted) $500 OBO. Twin size bed, (mattress, box spring and metal frame), like new, great condition, $100. Bottled water dispenser, holds 5 gallon jugs, heats and cools water, like new, $100. (970)629-5281.
Window & Patio Door Replacement Roofing & Siding Pride in Workmanship Steve Steele – Steele Roofing & Siding, LLC 970-878-3758.
ATTENTION LANDOWERS! Hunter wants one (1) mule deer voucher for 2009 second or third rifle seasons for GMU 10, 21 or 30. 713.466.5390, 713.683.7171.
Wanted: One landowner deer tag Unit 211 for 1st rifle season. (209)368-1334.
Brand new hot tub cover, measures 84″x86″, maroon, $450. (970)629-5281.
LOG CABIN PACKAGES 24’x32′ for only $16,800. Many styles and sizes. FREE CATALOG! (307)684-2445 www.bighornmtn.com
BRIDES! Did you know The Seamstress may be able to do your alterations for half the cost of bridal shops. Call The Seamstress at 878-3193 Meeker.
Miniature pinscher puppies for sale, 2 males and 2 females, $350/each. (435)219-0181 or (435)621-4089.
Ellen Robinson Photography- Complete High School Senior Portrait Package $175. Wedding Packages available too! Example on Web site: photographybyellenrobinson.com. Call 878-3621 for appointment.
Short-term rental by day, week, month, 2 BDR, 1 BA, fully-furnished apartment, $90-$1950, New Castle, CO. More info. at www.rocksaloon.com or call (970)984-2625.
WANT TO BUY:
Antler buyer coming soon. Call for details, (435)340-0334.
HELP WANTED – FULL TIME:
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICER-Rio Blanco County is currently seeking qualified applicants for an Environmental Health Officer. This is a new position required by HB-194. Duties: develop and implement environmental health and safety programs for Rio Blanco County; educate the public regarding environmental health laws and standards; collect samples in accordance with federal, state, and county regulations; submit required reports and paperwork to governing agencies; apply for applicable grants. Minimum requirements: Degree in Environmental Health or closely related field; MA preferred. Must have a minimum of 30 credit hours in biological, physical, or sanitary science. Required Knowledge: Technical environmental health functions related to oil and gas development, air quality, water quality, hazardous materials, and waste management, land use, consumer protection, epidemiology and emergency preparedness. This is a full time position with benefits. Salary range: $5,545 – $6,067 month DOQ. To apply, submit a completed Rio Blanco County to the Personnel Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641, (970) 878-9570. Applications can be obtained from the Personnel Department or website, www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. Position is open until filled. Announcement #0907. EOE
Treasury Clerk – Rio Blanco County is currently seeking applicants for a Treasury Clerk in the Treasurer s Office in Meeker. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, one year of general office experience, and be good at mathematics. Must be bondable. Full-time position with benefits. $2,319/mo. To apply, submit a completed Rio Blanco County Application to the Personnel Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641, (970)878-9570. Applications can be obtained from the Personnel Department or from our website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. Deadline: April 20, 2009, 3:00 p.m. Announcement # 0908. EOE.
Staff Assistant Rio Blanco County is currently seeking applicants for a Staff Assistant at the RBC Clerk & Record s Office in Meeker. Position requires computer, typing, and people skills. $2,319/mo. To apply, submit a completed RBC application to the Personnel Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be obtained from the Personnel Office or downloaded from our website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. For information call (970)878-9570. Deadline is April 13, 2009, 3:00 p.m. Announcement #0909. EOE.
The Meeker Police Department has two open positions. We are accepting applications for the position of Police Lieutenant and an Entry Level Officer position. These positions will be part of a six person department. Starting pay for the Lieutenant position is $52,000 – $54,000 per year and for the Officer position it is $40,000 – $43,000 per year depending on qualifications. For application/information call Kathleen at (970)878-4969 or (970)878-5344. E-mail at email@example.com. Applications are due April 17, 2009 at 5 p.m. or until position is filled. AAEOE. Minimum qualifications for the Lt. position is eight years as a fully commissioned police officer preferably with at least two years of supervisory or FTO experience. Prefer an Associates Degree in Law Enforcement or related field. CO POST Certified. Qualifications for the Officer position: HS Diploma/GED valid CO driver’s license, CO POST Certified, or able to obtain prior to hire, desire to live & work in a small rural community.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL:
Rangely High School is currently accepting applications for the following coaching positions: Head Football Coach, Assistant Football Coach, Assistant Track and Field Coach, Cheerleading Coach, Knowledge Bowl Sponsor. Interested persons should send letter of application and resume to: Mark Jansen Activities Director Rangely High School 234 Jones Avenue Rangely, CO 81648 Closing date: Until Filled Rangely School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Meeker Pizza Hut now hiring all positions, management, servers, cooks. Please inquire within or call Kassy at (970)878-4070.
Property Manager – Mobile Home Park and Apartments in Meeker. Duties include painting, carpentry, plumbing, landscaping and general maintenance. Housing included. Honesty and integrity a must. No smoking or drugs. Mail resume to Attn: Bob, PO Box 218, Carbondale, CO, 81623
Rio Blanco BOCES is currently accepting applications for the following positions: Rangely: Temporary Full-time Paraprofessional (teacher’s aide) for the Parkview Elementary School Special Education classroom. Duties will include working one-on-one with a student as well as working closely with the teacher. This is a temporary position through May 22, 2009. Meeker: Full-time Paraprofessional (teacher’s aide) for the Meeker High School Special Education classroom. Duties require working in group settings and one-on-one with students, as well as working closely with the teacher. Both positions require a high school diploma or equivalent. Salary is based on the individual district’s salary schedule. Applications may be picked up at the Rio Blanco BOCES Office, 234 S. Jones Ave., Room 103, Rangely, CO 81648, at the Meeker School District Office, or online at www.rioblancoboces.org. For more information, contact the Rio Blanco BOCES office at (970)675-2064. Positions open until filled. Rio Blanco BOCES is an EOE.
HELP WANTED – PART TIME:
Motor Vehicle Compliance Agent- Rio Blanco County is currently seeking applicants for a part-time position at the RBC Clerk & Record’s Office in Rangely. Position requires computer, typing, mathematical and people skills. $13.38/hr. Position will be full-time during the initial two month training period then go to 20hrs/wk. To apply, submit a completed RBC application to the Personnel Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be obtained from the Personnel Office or downloaded from our website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. For information call (970) 878-9570. Deadline is April 13, 2009, 3:00 p.m. Announcement #0910. EOE.
Clerk Assistant- Rio Blanco County is currently seeking applicants for a 16hr/wk position at the RBC Clerk & Record s Office in Meeker. Position requires computer, typing, mathematical and people skills. $13.38/hr. To apply, submit a completed RBC application to the Personnel Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be obtained from the Personnel Office or downloaded from our website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. For information call (970) 878-9570. Deadline is April 13, 2009, 3:00 p.m. Announcement #0911.
INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY Double R Investments is looking for investors to help finish Liberty Industrial Park east of Meeker. You may either purchase 2.5 to 5 acre lots or strictly help with financing on an interest basis. Serious investors only please. Contact Randy at (970)878-4077 or (970)878-5222.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER:
FOR SALE BY OWNER- 178 Main St., Meeker. Bi-level building, 3000 sq. ft., can be used for commercial or residential, hot water heat, paved parking, property is zoned transitional. Building includes stove and refrigerator, washer & dryer hookups, just recently upgraded, $245,000. 878-0700 or 878-5463.
Brand new home, never lived in IRC modular home on 3 acres. 3 BDR, 2 BA upstairs, full unfinished basement with large bedroom/bath. Very private & great views. 2610 CR 33, $285,000. (970)878-5588.
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 reduced to $473,000. (970)243-7083.
New home, great views, energy efficient, 3 BDR, 2 BA, 2-car garage. Good time to buy. 1116 Jeanette Drive, $270,000. (970)629-5427.
Investment partner(s) wanted. I own lots free & clear. YOU bring financing to build in Sanderson Hills. (970)434-2562.
Beautiful lodge home on 8.849 acres. 3 BDR, 2.5 BA. Beautiful views, great deck with covered awning, abundant wildlife, updated and remodeled, lovely hardwood floors, large kitchen, potbelly stove, fireplace, barn with stalls for livestock, great hiking, very secluded and private. $299,000. See at www.westernslopefsbo.com. Call Jeanie in Texas at (361)387-1095 or (832)380-0860.
REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS:
Prime building lot, 20 acres with year round pond, 2 sides bordered by power line, adjacent to BLM, fenced, 10 miles from Meeker on Strawberry Patch Road. (303)238-2049.
RENTALS – MEEKER:
MEEKER MOVE-IN SPECIAL GET TWO WEEKS FREE if you rent by April 15, 2009. 2 BDR, 1 BA apartments available for lease. Rent includes all utilities EXCEPT ELECTRIC. Large closets. All appliances including dishwasher, disposal, microwave. On-site 24-hour laundry. Large backyard ON THE RIVER. Security deposit required. Must pass background check. Rents start at $850/month, 6 or 12-month leases available. Storage units also available for tenants. No pets. Stop By 680 Water St., Apt.#1 Or Call Us At (970)878-5187
The Flying U Guest House and Lodging in Meeker has very nice private quality rooms for rent. These rooms are completely furnished right down to the fine linens and fluffy towels. Each has their own kitchenette, living room, bath and comfortable queen bed. Cable TV and utilities all included. We clean rooms once every week. A complete fitness studio is also available for our guests. (Non Smoking Rooms Only). $1300 per month plus deposit. A Quest for Excellence. Please call Sharon (970)878-3540.
For sale or rent: 873 & 893 Market St., two 3 BDR, 1 BA houses, $1200/month each + gas & electricity. Discounts for 6 or 12 month lease, $1100 for 6 and $1000 for 12. Owner pays all other utilities including lawn care and trash. Call for info. 878-5258.
For rent really nice 2 BDR, 1 BA house, fully furnished with everything, washer & dryer, equipped kitchen, housekeeping, yard care, utilities included. Call 878-5055. Just bring your suitcase, month-to-month, no lease required.
APARTMENT FOR RENT: 10th Street, 2 BDR, 1 BA. Rent includes heat and hot water. On-site coin laundry. Tenant pays electric. Available month to month or lease. Call (970)878-4352 or (408)289-8900.
Private 1 BDR, large living room, bathroom, kitchenette, for rent in downstairs of my home on 3rd St. Use of w/d, utilities included. $550/month. No pets, no smokers. Call (970)629-1521.
FOR RENT: Office space, over 800 sq. ft., excellent off-street parking, quiet location, adjacent to downtown business area. $600 a month. Located at 336 8th Street. Call 878-5597 or 629-8428.
Rustic Lodge has small one room cabin with kitchenette available with bath, cable (sleeps 4), $600 monthly, paid utilities. (970)701-9292.
Remodeled 5 BDR, 3 BA, fireplace, 2-car garage, new kitchen, new floor, large laundry room, like new. No pets. (303)521-1084.
FOR RENT: 2 BDR townhouse and downtown commercial space, available immediately. Reasonable rent. Please call Melinda at (970)878-3363.
Cute 2 BDR, 1 BA house for rent with 2-car garage and fenced yard. Landlord pays water & sewer, quiet neighborhood. Reduced rate. 878-5176.
1 BDR, large living area, furnished, utilities included, quiet setting. No smoking or pets, $900/month+security deposit. 878-4141 or 878-4198.
1 BDR, 1 BA executive home, fully furnished including washer/dryer. All utilities paid. Serious inquires only. (970)629-9714 or (970)878-3394.
3 BDR, 2 BA, fireplace, country-style kitchen, 2-car garage, no pets, very clean. (303)521-1084.
Meeker apartment, 2 BDR, 1.5 BA, small yard, $600 per month plus utilities, $500 deposit. Call (970)210-3073.
Can be used for commercial or 3000 sq. ft. residential, 5 BDR, fridge, stove, W/D hookup. Call 878-0700.
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.
10×10 Storage Unit available. Call M-1 Express, 878-5828.
Furnished studio apartment, $475/month with lease. 878-3736 or 878-3338.
2 BDR apartments for rent, $750/month. 878-3531.
Share my home for rent, fully furnished, full privileges. 878-0790.
RENTALS – RANGELY:
Commercial shop with office to rent, available now. Call Rio Blanco Realty 675-2251.
SILVER SAGE RV & MOBILE HOME PARK RV & Mobile Home Spaces for rent. Call 675-2259 or 675-8573.
2 BDR duplex apartment for rent, kitchen appliances included, washer & dryer hookups, no pets. Contact (435)781-1209.
Sagewood Apartments 2 and 3 bedrooms immediate occupancy (406)793-5050.
RENTALS – DINOSAUR:
3 BDR, 1.5 BA in Dinosaur, garage, no inside pets, tenant pays all utilities, $800/month + deposit. (970)374-2209.
CAMPERS & R.V.s:
1986 5th-wheel trailer $3000 OBO. (970)374-2209.
MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS:
Rocky Mountain Auto-Craig. Selling quality used cars, with limited warranty, financing WAC, give us a call 824-5749, Dealer.
Used snowmobile trailers: 2002 17′ Wells Cargo FunWagon $6900, 2006 17′ BearCat $5800, 2007 27′ Wells Cargo FunWagon $7500, 2006 22′ open Sledbed $3200, 2005 Ski Doo 1000 $6000 & NEW 2009 19′ Wells Cargo FunWagon $8950. SASAK TRAILERS (970)879-2350.
Brand new 2008 Yamaha Phazer MTX snowmobile (white, grey & orange) in mint condition plus accessories, $5000 OBO. Sled has only 238 miles. 878-4360.