Classifieds: December 24, 2009 edition

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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, 7:00 p.m., 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.

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, 629-9767 home.

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. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays meals 5:30 p.m. Suggested Donations: Over 60- $2.50; Under 60 – $6.00; Children under 12 – $3.00. Menu subject to change. FRIDAY, DEC. 25: Christmas – site closed. MONDAY, DEC. 28: Spaghetti & meatballs, green beans, tossed salad, pears, Italian bread. TUESDAY, DEC. 29: Chicken fricassee, mashed potatoes, carrots, ambrosia deluxe. WEDNESDAY, DEC. 30: Swiss steak, au gratin potatoes, 3-bean salad, peaches. Birthday cake. FRIDAY, JAN. 1: New Year’s Day – site closed. MONDAY, JAN. 4: Pork roast with pork gravy, sweet potatoes, tossed salad, applesauce mold, angel biscuit. TUESDAY, JAN. 5: Chicken Dijon with sauce, mashed potatoes, carrots, apricots, roll. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 6: Salisbury steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, marinated green beans, citrus fruit mix.

Alcoholics Anonymous Monday 8 p.m., Friday 7:00 p.m. St. James Church, Richards Hall 4th & Park Ave., Meeker 878-4158 878-4888 878-5919 878-5636

PISTOL RIVER LEATHER Merry Christmas to you and yours. When you forgive and forget, forget that you forgave while you’re at it. 785 Park Avenue,878-4346. www.pistolriverleather.com

CHILD CARE

Stay at home mom’s helper needed weekdays, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Light housekeeping, meal prep, help with 3-yr. old and newborn preemie twins. Must have had flu shots. Call Michelle Shults 878-0877.

CLASSES & INSTRUCTION

Beginning Piano Lessons $12 per half hour lesson. Located in Meeker. Flexible schedule! Call: (970)629-1178 E-mail: purerose313@yahoo.com

D.W.’S TOTAL TUTORIAL SERVICE DEEP DESIRE TO AID ANYONE WANTING TO SUCCEED IN MATH, LANGUAGE ARTS, SOCIAL STUDIES AND SOME SCIENCES OR TO IMPROVE STANDARDIZED TEST SCORES. AVAILABLE: 3:30 PM TO CLOSING M-F ATMEEKER PUBLIC LIBRARY OR BY APPT. (970)878-3600 OR (717)887-7490 PAYMENT IS ACCEPTED BY MEANS OF DONATIONS OR BARTERING.

FARM & RANCH

Circle Y all-around roping saddle, 16 inches. Good condition, $700. Call for more info. (970)629-1178 or (970)629-2370.

200 ton grass hay, small bales $100/ton & mid-size bales $85/ton, 878-4631.

Excellent quality hay, small 75-lb. bales, $3-5/bale. 675-8759.

FIREWOOD & STOVES

Pinyon – well-cured, split and delivered. Rangely. $250 per one ton cord. $135 per half cord. (970)675-2819, leave message.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

Window & Patio Door Replacement Roofing & Siding Pride in Workmanship Steve Steele Steele Roofing & Siding, LLC 970-878-3758.

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.

Queen-size waterbed, everything included. $100. Call (970)878-3228.

Older Jacobson Imperial heavy-duty snowblower, 8 hp, 2-stage, 26-inch auger, 3 speeds forward, 1 reverse, chains on tires. 878-3640.

PERSONALS

May your Christmas be joyous, holy and filled with friends and family. And may your best wish come true. The Seamstress, 878-3193.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Ellen Robinson Photography Complete High School Senior Portrait Package $200. Wedding Packages available too! Example on Web site: www.erphoto8.com Call 878-3621 for appointment.

WANTED

Cash paid for diabetic test strips up to $10 per box. Francis 878-5572.

YARD SALES

NO YARD SALES ADVERTISED FOR THIS WEEKEND

HELP WANTED – FULL TIME

BUDGET/FINANCE OFFICER. County of Rio Blanco, Meeker, CO $57,000 – $78,000 DOQ. Requires undergraduate degree in accounting or finance; 5 years progressive experience in governmental accounting; 3 years in management with ability to oversee accounting personnel. Visit www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel for job information and how to apply. Deadline is December 31, 2009. Announcement #0925. EOE.

Rangely District Hospital is seeking a FT pharmacy technician to work in our new retail pharmacy starting near February 1, 2010. Hours are M-F 9:00AM to 6:00PM, with an hour lunch. Previous pharmacy experience and certification preferred, but not required. Will train. Applications available at RDH or online at www.rangely hospital.com Drop off or send applications by mail to 511 S White Ave, Rangely, CO 81648, or via email to kbeery@rdhosp.org. We offer competitive wages and full benefits. EOE.

Wastewater Treatment Plant Manager Meeker Sanitation District – Class B Wastewater License. Collection System Class 1 License. CO driver’s license & CDL cert. Familiarity with government & OSHA regs. Management experience. Salary-DOQ. Good benefits pkg. Call 970-878-5192 for further info. Send resume & salary history to: Meeker Sanitation District PO Box 417, Meeker, CO81641, or e-mail to gail@meekersanitation.org or fax to 970-878-5988.

HELP WANTED – GENERAL

Rio Blanco BOCES is accepting applications for a Math Interventionist at the Elementary level in Rangely. This position is Monday-Thursday from 3:15 p.m.-4:45 p.m. through the end of the school year. The successful candidate will work with small groups of students in grades K-5th and must hold a current Colorado Teaching Certificate and be Highly Qualified at the Elementary Level. Compensation is $20.30 per hour. Applications may be picked up at the Rio Blanco BOCES office, 402 W. Main St., Rangely, CO 81648. For more information, call (970) 675-2064. Rio Blanco BOCES is an EOE. Position is open until filled.

Pumper/Lease Operator – Rio Blanco County, Colorado Minimum Qualifications: Prior experience as a Pumper or Lease Operator. Valid driver’s license. Good driving and safety record. Basic computer skills. Live or be willing to relocate to within 45 minutes of the operational area. Willing to work outside in various types of weather conditions BOPCO is an equal opportunity employer and promotes a drug free environment. Please submit your resume by fax or mail to: BOPCO, L.P. Attn: Human Resources, 9949 S. Oswego Street, Suite 200, Parker, CO, 80134, Fax (303) 799-5081. Applications and resumes that do not meet the minimum qualifications will not be retained nor will they be considered when making employment decisions. No agencies.

HELP WANTED – PART TIME

STAFF ASSISTANT- Rio Blanco County is currently accepting applications for a Staff Assistant for the Public Health Office in Rangely. Applicants must have 2 years of previous office or medical experience, 1 yr. bookkeeping experience, computer proficiency, and a valid Colorado drivers license. This position provides Medicaid billing and general office duties. 24hrs/wk. $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 Dept or downloaded from our website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. For information call (970) 878-9570. Deadline is January 6, 2010. Announcement #0926. EOE.

WORK WANTED

Bookkeeper available, in my home evenings, 20 yrs. experience. Can help with your payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, etc. (970)691-5988.

REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER

3 BDR, 2 BA mobile home on a fenced in lot with a large attached garage at 1178 Garfield St. $75,000. Includes all kitchen appliances and washer/dryer. Large kennel in the backyard. For more info: Call Jacque/Dan at 878-3400 after 5 p.m.

178 Main ST. can be used for residential or commercial, 7500 sq. ft. of land, building is 2400 sq. ft. has been recently remodeled to a home from a business has a walk-in vault. Parking lot and roof have just been re-sealed, hot water heat and air conditioning, metal siding with rock work. Property is currently available. Great neighborhood. FSBO $219,000. Contact Donna at 878-5463.

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.

FSBO – 4 BDR, 2 BA on 5 acres 7 miles NE of Meeker. Horse-fenced, loafing sheds. Two storage sheds. Well-kept interior, paint and carpet. No covenants – amazing views! New 3,000 gal. water cistern and pump. $319,000. 878-4760.

REAL ESTATE – HOMES RANGELY

BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION, 2 BDR, 2 BA townhome, high efficiency furnace, central AC, great value, quality built. Starting at $99,000. Call today to see how you can save an additional $8,000. (970)623-0130.

RENTALS – MEEKER

REDUCED RENTS IN MEEKER 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 starting at $650/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 former BLM Building west of Meeker is for rent. The building consists of approximately 10,000 square feet of office space, with an additional 5,000 square feet of garage area. The property also has a fenced area of approximately 1/2 acre of paved space. All or portions of the property are available. Interested parties may contact the Meeker Re-1 School District, Doug Pfau Superintendent, at 878-9040 for more information.

The Flying U Guest House & Lodging offers nightly, weekly and monthly rentals. Rooms have queen beds, living room, kitchenette, bath, cable TV. Very private, quiet and relaxing. Parking right in front of your door. We also offer a fully equipped fitness studio. All rooms are non-smoking. No partiers or hard drinkers. The Flying U is a very beautiful setting. A Quest for Excellence. Call (970)878-3540 or (970)314-4908.

UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT! Utilities paid, 2 BDR, 2 BA fully furnished newer apartments in Meeker. Close to Rec Center. Stack washer/dryer in every unit, A/C, cable/satellite ready, NS/NP. $950 per month with 1-year lease. (970) 963-8818.

FOR RENT or lease option to buy: 3+ BDR, 2 BA home, $1250/month + 1st & last months rent & security deposit. Sewer and trash paid. No pets, no smokers. For details, call Steve 878-4715.

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.

For rent: log cabin. Radiant heat, fireplace, 1 BDR, 1 BA on the river, 14 miles up County Road 8. $800/mo + utilities. (970)878-5585.

3 BDR, 2 BA house for rent with 2-car garage. Also have horse pasture for 3 to 4 horses, 2 miles east of town. 878-5191 and leave message.

FOR RENT: 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment. $625/month + utilities. Call 878-3338 or 878-3736.

2 BDR apartment for rent, $600/month. Also have 2 BDR, 1.5 BA townhome. 878-3363.

Private rooms, shared bath, unfurnished, warm, clean, $300/month. 878-3432.

1600 sq. ft. house for rent on 10 acres, 2 wood stoves, $1100/month, 6 miles up Strawberry. 878-4835.

3 BDR, 1 1/2 BA townhouse, kitchen appliances, w/d. $800/month+security deposit. (970)464-4641.

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.

1 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $550/month, utilities included. (970)220-2150.

Commercial space available now, great Main St. location. 878-3433.

RENTALS – RANGELY

3 BDR, 2 BA house for rent. (970)629-5286, if no answer leave message.

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Owner: (970)675-8573, Manager: (970)675-2259, Peg’s cell (970)629-5574 ,Carl’s cell (970)629-5573.

2 BDR apartment for rent in Rangely. Appliances included. No pets. Contact Gloria at (435)781-1209.

2-3 BDR rentals available. For more info., call Rio Blanco Realty. 675-2251.

PICKUPS 4X4

For sale: 1989 GMC 2500 Pickup, VIN:525914, Valley Repair, Inc., 431 East Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. (970)878-3316.

SPORT UTILITIES

For sale: 1984 Jeep CJ-5, VIN:H59236, Valley Repair, Inc., 431 East Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. (970)878-3316.

ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES

Kymco 90 ATV, $1400. Call Pat, (970) 948-7617.

MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS

Rocky Mountain Auto-Craig. Selling quality used cars, with limited warranty, financing WAC, give us a call 824-5749, Dealer.

MOTORCYCLES

2001 TT-R 90 motorcycle, $900. 2002 PW-80, $800. Call Pat, (970) 948-7617.

LEGAL NOTICES

Legal Notice: Colorado Northwestern Community College proposes to build two new buildings, the 70,000 SF Academic Building and the 14,000 SF Career and Technical Center at the new Craig Colorado campus. The project includes 18+ acres of site development work. This is a design/bid/build project administered under the Colorado State Buildings Program. Interested subcontractors in all construction trades should contact the Pre-qualified General Contractors for detailed information. A list of these General Contractors may be found on the CNCC Craig Website, http://www.cncc.edu/craig, OR, the State Buildings Program BIDS website at www.gssa.state.co.us/cdnotice (CNCC Notice No. 0910-08) OR, call CNCC Project Manager 1-970-675-3217. Plans will be available at Mercury LDO in Denver and Plaza Reprographics in Grand Junction December 26, 2009. Publish: December 24 and 31, 2009 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

PUBLIC NOTICE – RANGELY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES, Monday, January 4, 2010, Rangely Campus- Weiss Conference Room, 7:00 p.m. 1.0 Call Meeting to Order. 2.0 Consideration of Previous Minutes: 2.1 Approval of the December 7, 2009 Board Meeting. 3.0 Action/Discussion Items: 3.1 Payment of RJCD bills (Linda Gordon). 4.0 Other: 4.1. 5.0 Adjournment. Publish: December 24 and 31, 2009 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

CORRECTION NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING – The Board of County Commissioners meeting that was previously scheduled for January 11, 2010 has been rescheduled for Monday, January 25, 2010. The Board of Commissioners of Rio Blanco County will hold a public hearing beginning at 1:15 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building, 317 E. Market Street, Meeker, Colorado, to consider the following: Subdivision 09-3 – Liberty Industrial Park – Randy Ridgeway – the applicant has applied for a subdivision northeast of the Town of Meeker along CR 15 comprised of 6 undeveloped industrial lots, located on approximately 25 acres in T1N, R93W, Sec. 18, 6th P.M. Current zoning is Industrial. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Development Department at 317 E. Market Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9580 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Published: December 24, 2009 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

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 – The Board of County Commissioners will hold a regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, December 28, 2009, 317 E. Market, Meeker, CO. Tentative Agenda – 11:00 a.m. Board of Commissioners: a. Additions or Deletions to the Agenda, b. Approval of the Board minutes of December 21, 2009, c. Other. 11:10 a.m. Bid Award: a. Columbine Park Building, b. Fleet Truck. 11:15 a.m. BLM Update. 11:25 a.m. Public Comment. 11:35 a.m. County Commissioners Updates. Break. 1:15 p.m. Hearings – Planning Dept.: a. Minor Subdivision 09-5 – Johnnie and Virginia Barton – The applicant is proposing to subdivide a 40-acre parcel into three lots and rezone the lots from Agricultural to Rural Residential. The subdivision is located in Section 30, T2N, R94W off of County Road 7; b. Rezoning 09-6/Minor Subdivision 09-6 – DeMontmollin – Johnnie and Virginia Barton The applicant is proposing to subdivide an approximate20 acre parcel into two equal lots and rezone the lots from Agricultural to Rural Residential. The subdivision is located in Section 30, T2N, R94W off of County Road 7. OTHER COUNTY BUSINESS. If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9573 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made. Please check the County’s website for an updated agenda. www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/commissioners Published: December 24, 2009 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

NOTICE OF FINAL PAYMENT – Pursuant to Section 38-26-107, Colorado Statutes, 2009, amended, notice is hereby given that Rio Blanco County has accepted the work on the Meeker Airport NAVIADS Relocation Project, State Project No. 09-EEO-01 as substantially completed according to the plans and specifications and rules set forth in the Contract and that Bolton Fencing and Construction, LLC is entitled to final settlementtherefore. Upon the 10th day, after the second publication of this notice, that Rio Blanco County, under whose direction of supervision the work has been carried out will pay to Bolton Fencing and Construction, LLC the full amount due under the Contract. All persons, firms, or corporations who have any claims for work done or materials furnished on said public work are hereby notified that final payment will be made to Bolton Fencing and Construction, LLC in accordance with the terms of the Contract on August 24, 2009. This section does not relieve Bolton Fencing and Construction, LLC and the sureties on his bond from any claims of work or labor done or materials or supplies furnished in the execution of the Contract. Publish: December 24 and 31, 2009 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

PUBLIC NOTICE – The Rio Blanco County Board of Commissioners will be taking public input on the Community Services Block Grant application for the 2010 program year on December 28, 2009, at 11:30 AM, at the County Administration Building, 317 E Market Street, Meeker, Colorado. Copies of the grant application are available by contacting the Department of Social Services, 345 Market Street, Meeker. Publish: Dec. 17 and 24, 2009 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

Ordinance # 662 Ordinance of the Town of Rangely Amending Subsections A, B and C of Section 13.04.130 Rates – Bills – Penalty for Nonpayment of Chapter 13.04 Water of Title 13 Utilities and 13.12.170 for Waste Water Utilities of the Rangely Municipal Code providing for an increase of approximately five percent (5%) in the Water and Wastewater Rates. Be it hereby ordained by the Town Council of the Town of Rangely that Subsections A and B of Section 13.04.130 Rates – Bills – Penalty for Nonpayment of Chapter 13.04 Water and of Title 13 Utilities of the Rangely Municipal Code be amended as follows (new wording capitalized, old wording struck): 13.04.130 Rates – Bills – Penalty for Nonpayment A. In-town rates. All users of the Town water system within the town shall be billed a service charge of eleven dollars and fifty-one cents ($11.51) to TWELVE DOLLARS AND NINE CENTS(12.09) per month; for each commercial building, church, dwelling unit or other use, and two dollars and sixty-four cents ($2.64) to TWO DOLLARS AND SEVENTY SEVEN (2.77) cents per month; for each one thousand gallons or portion thereof metered. The service charge shall be applied to each dwelling unit, whether or not such unit or units are served by individual meters or master meters. B. Out-of-town rates. All users of the town water system outside the town shall be billed a service charge of seventeen dollars and twenty-six cents ($17.26) to EIGHTEEN DOLLARS AND TWELVE CENTS(18.12) per month; for each commercial building, church, dwelling unit or other use, and five dollars and twenty five cents ($5.25) to FIVE DOLLARDS AND FIFTY ONE CENTS (5.51) per month; for each thousand gallons or portion thereof metered, unless the Town, acting through its Board of Trustees, has approved and authorized the execution with users of a standard agreement for the provision of water services beyond the corporate limits of the town of Rangely, such agreement providing, among other things, for in-town rates to be applied to any property the owner of which has executed a valid annexation agreement with the town. C. Bulk Rates. Each bulk tank user purchasing treated water shall be billed at the rate of five dollars and sixty cents ($5.60) to FIVE DOLLARS AND EIGHTY EIGHT CENTS (5.88) per month for each one thousand gallons or portion thereof. D. Wastewater rates. All residential wastewater users within the town shall be billed a service charge of Twenty four dollars and fourteen cents (24.14) TWENTY FIVE DOLLARS ANDTHIRTY FIVE CENTS (25.35) per month; and for each commercial building, church, dwelling unit or other out of town uses is forty eight dollars and twenty eight cents (48.28) to FIFTY DOLLARS AND SIXTY NINE CENTS (50.69). Passed, approved and adopted this 8th day of December, 2009. Town of Rangely, Colorado, By /s/Ann Brady, Ann Brady, Mayor, Attest: By /s/Christine Brasfield, Christine Brasfield, Town Clerk. Published: December 24, 2009 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.

OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO PUBLIC NOTICE OF PROPOSED UNDERGROUND INJECTION CONTROL PERMIT PURPOSE OF PUBLIC NOTICE: The purpose of this notice is to solicit public comment on the proposed Piceance Creek Unit 297-13A6 disposal well, a Class II injection permit application submitted by ExxonMobil Production Company. The Piceance Creek Unit 297-13A6 disposal well has been drilled at a location 1382 feet from the north line and 2655 feet from the east line of Section 13, Township 2 South, Range 97 West, 6th P.M., Rio Blanco County, Colorado. BACKGROUND Class II injection wells are permitted and regulated in such a manner as to prevent the contamination of underground sources of drinking water and to ensure fluid emplacement and confinement within the permitted injection zones. Class II injection wells are permitted to inject waste generated from oil and gas exploratory and production operations. ExxonMobil Production Company has proposed to inject these fluids into the Wasatch “G” formation in the Piceance Creek Unit 297-13A6 well through perforations at depths of approximately 5600to 5700 feet. The total measured depth of the Piceance Creek Unit 297-13A6 well is 5790 feet and the well is plugged back to 5710 feet. Public comments are encouraged and will be accepted in writing at the Commission for a period of thirty (30) days after publication of this notice. If any data, information, or arguments submitted during the public comment period appear to raise substantial questions concerning the proposed injection well permit, the Director may request that the Commission hold a hearing on the matter. Additional information on the operation of the proposed injection well may be obtained at the Commission office. IN THE NAME OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, By /s/Denise M. Onyskiw, Denise M. Onyskiw, P.E., Underground Injection Control Program Supervisor, Dated at 1120 Lincoln St., Suite 801 Denver, Colorado 80203, December 21, 2009. Published: December 24, 2009 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.

OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO PUBLIC NOTICE OF PROPOSED UNDERGROUND INJECTION CONTROL PERMIT PURPOSE OF PUBLIC NOTICE: The purpose of this notice is to solicit public comment on the proposed Piceance Creek Unit T35X-25G disposal well, a Class II injection permit application submitted by ExxonMobil Production Company. The Piceance Creek Unit T35X-25G disposal well has been drilled at a location 2,210 feet from the south line and 1,944 feet from the west line of Section 25, Township 2 South, Range 97 West, 6th P.M., Rio Blanco County, Colorado. BACKGROUND Class II injection wells are permitted and regulated in such a manner as to prevent the contamination of underground sources of drinking water and to ensure fluid emplacement and confinement within the permitted injection zones. Class II injection wells are permitted to inject waste generated from oil and gas exploratory and production operations. ExxonMobil Production Company has proposed to inject these fluids into the Wasatch “A” formation in the Piceance Creek Unit T35X-25G well through perforations at depths of approximately 2,218 to2,795 feet. The total measured depth of the Piceance Creek Unit T35X-25G well is 5500 feet and the well is plugged back to 3000 feet. Public comments are encouraged and will be accepted in writing at the Commission for a period of thirty (30) days after publication of this notice. If any data, information, or arguments submitted during the public comment period appear to raise substantial questions concerning the proposed injection well permit, the Director may request that the Commission hold a hearing on the matter. Additional information on the operation of the proposed injection well may be obtained at the Commission office IN THE NAME OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, By /s/Denise M. Onyskiw, Denise M. Onyskiw, P.E., Underground Injection Control Program Supervisor, Dated at 1120 Lincoln St., Suite 801 Denver, Colorado 80203, December 21, 2009. Published: December 24, 2009 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.

COMBINED NOTICE OF SALE, RIGHT TO CURE, AND RIGHT TO REDEEM PUBLIC TRUSTEE FORECLOSURE NUMBER 09-34 To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On September 10, 2009, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the Rio Blanco County records. Original Grantor(s): John A. Tenbrink and Deborah E. Tenbrink; Original Beneficiary: Mountain Valley Bank; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P.; Date of Deed of Trust: 10/11/2007; County of Recording: Rio Blanco; Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 10/16/2007; Reception No.: 290218; Original Principal Balance: $283,000.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $278,176.73. Pursuant to C.R.S. ¬ß38-38-101(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. PARCEL 2, LITTLE BEAVER ESTATES FILING NO. 1 ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF FILED AUGUST 13, 1999 AS RECEPTION NO. 265430 RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO WHICH HAS THE ADDRESS OF: 301 Meath Drive, Meeker, CO 81641. NOTICE OF SALE – The current owner 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, 01/13/2010 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 execute and record a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 11/26/2009, Last Publication: 12/24/2009, 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 C.R.S. ¬ß38-38-104 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 C.R.S. ¬ß38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE. DATE: 09/11/2009 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, Cristel D. Shepherd #39351, Kimberly L. Martinez #40351, Jason C. Hilliard #40859, Deanne R. Stodden #33214, Jennifer C. Rogers #34682, Katharine E. Fisher #39230, Peter C. DeCamillis #38929, Keith A. Gantenbein, Jr. #39213, Elizabeth S. Marcus #16092, Britney Beall-Eder #34935, Christopher T. Groen #39976, Jeffrey C. Gaston #40389 Castle, Meinhold & Stawiarski LLC 999 18TH ST., #2201, DENVER, CO 80202 (303) 865-1400 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. Attorney file number: 09-20996.

PUBLIC NOTICE – AS THE SNOW SEASON APPROACHES, PLEASE REMOVE EVERYTHING FROM THE STREET, SUCH AS TRAILERS PARKED ALONG THE CURB OR IN CUL-DE-SACS, VEHICLES THAT ARE NOT USED ALL OF THE TIME AND BASKETBALL HOOPS. BASKETBALL HOOPS MUST BE STORED FAR ENOUGH FROM THE CURB TO ALLOW THE SNOWPLOW, INCLUDING THE LARGE MIRRORS MOUNTED TO EACH SIDE OF THE TRUCK TO CLEAN NEXT TO THE CURB WITHOUT DAMAGE TO THE MIRRORS. WE THANK YOU FOR ALL OF THE COOPERATION IN THE PAST AND TAKE THIS OPPORTUNITY TO THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR COOPERATION THIS YEAR. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR NEED FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL (970)878-5344. Sharon Day, Town Administrator. Russell Overton, Public Works Superintendent. Publish: December 10, 17, 24 & 31, 2009 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.

District Court, Rio Blanco County, Colorado Court Address: 555 Main Street, P. O. Box 1150, Meeker, CO 81641 Telephone: FAX 970-878-4295 TEL 970-878-5627 IN THE MATTER OF THE DETERMINATION OF DEVISESS AND OF INTERESTS OF PROPERTY OF KASOL JOHNSON, aka KASOL LYNN JOHNSON, aka KASOL L. JOHNSON, aka KAY LYNN JOHNSON, aka KAY L. JOHNSON *DECEASED. Attorney: Name: F. Joseph Fennessy, Jr.; Address: P. O. Box 1518, Meeker, CO 81641 Atty.Reg.#: 104774; Telephone: 970.878.4783; FAX: 970.878.5494 E-Mail: joe@fennessylaw.com. Case Number 2009 PR 30 NOTICE OF HEARING BY PUBLICATION CRS 15-12-1303. TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS and Owners by Inheritance: A petition has been filed alleging that the above decedent died leaving interests in the following property: A. An undivided 3,080/100,000 in and to the real property in Rio Blanco County described below: AN UNDIVIDED Three Thousand and Eighty ONE HUNDRED THOUSANDTHS (3,080/100,000ths) INTEREST in and to the following described real property located in Rio Blanco County State of Colorado, to wit: Rangely No. 1, Rangely No. 3, Rangely No. 4 and Rangely No. 6 patented placer mining claims, described as follows: the Rangely No. 1 claim comprising the west half of the southeast quarter and the east half of the southwest quarter of Section 6 in Township 1 North of Range 102 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; the Rangely No. 3 claim comprising the west half of the northeast quarter and the east half of the northwest quarter of said Section 6; the Rangely No. 4 claim comprising the Lots 1 and 2 of said Section 6 and the east half of the northeast quarter of Section 1 in Township 1 North of Range 103 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; and the Rangely No. 6 claim comprising the Lots 3 and 4 of Section 31 in Township 2 North of Range 102 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian and the east half of the southeast quarter of Section 36 in Township 2 North of Range 103 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; U.S. Patent Number 911731; Rangely No. 7 patented placer mining claim, described as follows: the Lots 1 and 2 and the east half of the northwest quarter of Section 31 in Township 2 North of Range 102 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; U.S. Patent Number 672456; Rangely No. 8 patented placer mining claim, described as follows: the northeast quarter of Section 36 in Township 2 North of Range 103 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; U.S. Patent Number 672454; Rangely No. 9 patented placer mining claim, described as follows: the Lots 3 and 4 and the east half of the southwest quarter of Section 30 in Township 2 North of Range 102 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; U.S. Patent Number 672455; Rangely No. 10, Rangely No. 15, Rangely No. 19, Raven No. 1, Raven No. 2, and Raven No. 3 patented placer mining claims, described as follows: the Rangely No. 10 claim comprising the east half of the northeast quarter and the east half of the southeast quarter of Section 25 in Township 2 North of Range 103 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; The Rangely No. 15 claim comprising the northwest quarter of Section 36, said Township and Range; the Rangely No. 19 claim comprising the west half of the northeast quarter and the east half of the northwest quarter of Section 26, said Township and Range; the Raven No. 1 claim comprising the west half of the southeast quarter and the east half of the southwest quarter of said Section 25; the Raven No. 2 claim comprising the west half of the southwest quarter of said Section 25 an the east half of the southeast quarter of said Section 26; and the Raven No. 3 claim comprising the west half of the northwest quarter of said Section 25 and the east half of the northeast quarter of said Section 26; U.S. Patent Number 899208; Rangely No. 11 patented placer mining claim, described as follows: the Lots 1 and 2 and the east half of the northwest quarter of Section 30 in Township 2 North of Range 102 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; U.S. Patent Number 672457; and Rangely No. 13 patented placer mining claim, described as follows: the west half of the southeast quarter and the east half of the southwest quarter of Section 36 in Township 2 North of Range 103 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian; U.S. Patent Number 899207. TOGETHER WITH all and singular the hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging, or in anywise appertaining, and the reversion or reversions, remainder or remainders, rents, royalties, issues and profits thereof; including royalties and all payments payable under the Agreements between the Emerald Oil Company and the Equity Oil Company and the assigns of the latter, as amended, hereinafter referred to under exceptions (1) and (2) and all of the estate, right, title, interest, claim and demand whatsover, either in law or in equity, of, in and to the above described real property with the hereditaments and appurtenances. Subject to grants, bargains sales, liens, taxes, assessments and encumbrances as follows: (1) That certain Agreement between Emerald Oil Company and Equity Oil Company dated the 2nd day of May, 1940 and recorded in Book 102 at Page 430 as entry No. 69005 records of the Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County, Colorado (and undivided 1/2 interest therein having been assigned by Equity Oil Company to Utah Southern Oil Company), as amended by Agreement between Emerald Oil Company and Equity Oil Company and Utah Southern Oil Company dated November, 26, 1951. (2) That certain Agreement between Emerald Oil Company and Equity Oil Company dated May 23, 1942 and recorded on Book 98 at Page 167 as entry No. 65308 records of the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County, Colorado (an undivided 1/2 interest therein having been assigned by Equity Oil Company to Utah Southern Oil Company by Agreement dated June 28, 1943, and recorded in Book 98 at Page 369 of the said records; and Equity Oil Company and Utah Southern Oil Company having assigned an undivided 78% interest therein to The California Company by Agreement dated July 8, 1943, recorded in Book 98 at Page 431 of the Records of said office and by Assignment dated February 2, 1944, and recorded in Book 98 at Page 371 of the records of said office; and Equity Oil Company having assigned all of its remaining interest therein to Weber Oil Company by Agreement dated February 1, 1946 and recorded in Book 102 at Page 463 of the records of said office) as the same has been amended by Agreement dated the 26th day of November 1951 between Emerald Oil Company, Weber Oil Company, Utah Southern Oil Company and The California Company. (3) Right-of-way to Salt Lake Pipe Line Company as recorded in Book 126 at Page 187 records of said office. B. An undivided 108.00/125,000 in and to United States Oil and Gas Lease No. D-302683(a) dated January 1, 1954, and recorded at Reception # 95687, BK 160, P 10 of the records of the County Clerk, covering lands located in the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado, more particularly described as T2N, R102W, 6th PM, Section 30, W1/2SE1/4 and Section 31, W1/2NE1/4. and United States Oil and Gas Lease No. D-032683(b) dated July 1, 1952 and recorded at Reception # 95707, BK 169, P 37 of the records of the County Clerk, covering lands located in the County of Rio Blanco, more particularly described as T2N, R102W, 6th Section 30: W1/2NE1/4. This is an action to determine the persons who may be entitled to an interest in the above property. A hearing on the petition will be held at the following time and location or at a later date to which the hearing may be continued. Date and Time: Friday, February 5, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. Courtroom: District Court, Rio Blanco County Address: 3rd Floor, 555Main Street, P.O. Box 1150, Meeker, CO 81641 IMPORTANT NOTICE: If service up you is by publication, you must answer the petition within 30 days after publication of this notice. Within the time required for answering the petition, all objections to the petition must be in writing and filed with the Court and the filing fee must be paid. The hearing shall be limited to the petition, the objections timely filed and the parties answering the petition in a timely manner. Attendance at this hearing is not required or expected. Any interested person objecting to the requested action set forth in the attached pleadings shall file specific written objections with the Court at or before the hearing and shall furnish a copy of the objection to the person giving this notice. If no objection is filed, the Court may take action on the Petition without further notice. If any objection is filed the objecting party shall, within 30 days after filing the objections, set the objection for an appearance hearing or the objections shall be dismissed, with prejudice, and without hearing. /s/ F. Joseph Fennessy, Jr., Signature of Attorney, F. Joseph Fennessy, Jr., P.O. Box 1518, Meeker, CO 81641, 970.878.4783 All names of interested persons and owners by inheritance: Ron Oehklers, John Michael Slaugh, Karen Hacking, Lorrie Parker, James Dale Slaugh, Frederica Levitt, Jeff Rosenblum Publish: December 10, 17 and 24 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.