Ads for 08/25/16
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, 7:00 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 878-5636 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: firstname.lastname@example.org or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: email@example.com 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.
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.
The VFW, American Legion, and their Auxiliaries will meet the second Monday of each month at 5:30 PM at 290 4th St. For further information call (970) 878-5326.
The Rangely Food Bank is open on Wednesdays from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. at 204 E. Rio Blanco. To donate, please call 970-620-2407.
ATTN: Rio Blanco County Veterans: If you do not receive VA travel allowance for visits to the Grand Jct VAMC or to the Craig VA Clinic please contact the RBC Veterans Service Office, Meeker: Joe Dungan, 878-9690 Rangely: John “Hoot” Gibson, 878-9695.
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.
(Did you know? Homebound trays can be ordered for over 60, suggested donation $2.50 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.)
Fri. Aug 26: Salmon patties, potatoes, squash, bread, raspberry sherbert
Mon. Aug 29: Fish, rice, mixed vegetables, fresh fruit cup
Tue. Aug 30: Baked potato bar, broccoli w/cheese, bacon bits/onions, cottage cheese w/pineapple, wheat roll
Wed. Aug 31: Happy Birthday – Beef tacos, salsa, pinto beans, rice pilaf, banana, chocolate cake
Fri. Sept 2: Tomato soup w/crackers, tuna salad wrap, deviled eggs, ambrosia salad
**MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
Milk, Tea and Coffee are offered with all meals.
Menu subject to change.
39th Annual Rangely Picnic will be held at Sherwood Park in Grand Junction, on Sept. 10th @ 10 AM – 2 PM.
The TANK International Center for Sonic Arts invites you to explore this one-of-a-kind sound space during Open Saturday hours from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. through October! The TANK is located at 233 County Road 46 in Rangely; families, locals and visitors welcome. To learn more, visit www.tanksounds.org or call Operations Coordinator Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937.
Auction, Saturday, August 27th, 10:00 AM, 1581 A Street, Craig, Colorado. Like new 1999 17 ‘ Lund boat w/ 90 HP motor w/extras, 1989 Fleetwood 32′ motorhome, great condition, 16′ trailer w/3’sides, 2010 Dodge 1 ton pickup bed, ATV manure spreader, welders, air compressors, Snap On tool box, 30’ heavy duty shelf, hand and power tools of all kinds, old vehicle manuals, parts washer, jacks, cherry picker, fishing items, pickup 3 ton hoist, ladders, semi headache rack, tires, chains, boomers, trowels, bear collections, tire chains, tin roofing, like new washer & dryer, medium chest freezer, microwave, refrigerator-freezer, table & chairs, Avon collections, office furniture, I have never sold a better flexible flyer large sled in my 33 years, stainless National cash register, 3 pistols, some antiques and more. Owner, Randal Running. For more info call Steve Calypoole CP Auction Service, (970)260-5577.
“Call us about a sale for you”
Would like to provide in-home care service, Colorado certified CNA, to include light housekeeping. (970)620-0917.
Henry Goldenboy 30-30 rifle, Colorado- RBC, commemorative limited edition #3 of 50 fully engraved and carved, never been fired. Beautiful rifle. $1400. (970)234-1729.
Elk Hunting: Guided hunts available Nov. 16-20 in GMU 11. Call (970)274-6850 or (970)878-4138.
LAWN AND GARDEN
Emerald City Lawn Care Lawn, Leaf, and Garden. Free Estimates. Insured (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.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Rangely District Hospital has an opening in the Dietary Department for a cook. This is a full time position working 30-40 hours per week. High school diploma or equivalent preferred but not required. Experience preferred or will train. Knowledge of cooking methods/procedures, including types of preparation and related routines preferred. This is a non-exempt (hourly) wage position. Job specification include the ability to stand 80% of the time. Must be able to reach 5 feet heights and 3 feet depths and be able to lift 50 pounds. Applicant will be available to work evenings, weekends and shifts as assigned. Must be able to maintain patient confidentiality. May be subject to burns and cuts. Exposed to hazards of steam and heat. Exposed to hazardous chemicals, (i.e.) cleaning solvents, solutions, etc. If interested in this position, please contact Veronica Reeves, Dietary Director at 970-675-5011, ext. 161. A complete job description and application are available in Human Resources or you may apply online at www.rangelyhospital.com
Energetic people needed for the front of the house at Ma Famiglia Restaurant. Full-time and part-time positions available. Positions available immediately for qualified applicants. Pick up an application at 410 Market St., Meeker.
Rangely District Hospital has an immediate opening in Housekeeping/Laundry department. This position is a full time position working 30-40 hours per week. This position requires a variety of general cleaning tasks to maintain patient rooms, offices, clinic, hallways, windows and other assigned areas of the hospital or hospital owned buildings. Collects soiled laundry, sorts and weighs, washes and dries according to established policies, procedures, and instructions. This is a non-exempt (hourly) wage position. Job specifications include High School diploma or equivalent preferred but not required. Some prior experience preferred. On-the-job training is provided. Heavy lifting up to 50 pounds may also be required. The successful candidate will have good work ethic, be reliable, and possess good communication skills. If interested in this position, please contact Archie Sisneros, Housekeeping Director at 970-675-5011, ext. 134. A complete job description and application are available in Human Resources or you may apply online at www.rangelyhospital.com
ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking two part-time non-benefited Housekeeper; hiring range $13.01 to $19/hour. Duties include, but are not limited to: general cleaning and light maintenance duties of district facilities as assigned by the Park and Facilities Manager. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or GED, read, write, speak and understand English, be available to work various shifts, primarily evenings and weekends. 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. 970-878-3403. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and on the website, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Complete job description is available upon request. Applications will be accepted through Monday, September 12. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.
Lifeguards: The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking applications for four part time non-benefited, year round lifeguards, who could work up to 24 hours per week. Lifeguards are trained professional rescuers who ensure the safety of patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies in and out of the aquatic facility. Applicants must be 15 years of age or older; know how to swim; be available for daytime shifts, early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts; and be available a minimum of 12 hours per week. As part of the interview process, candidates will be asked to swim 300 yards using crawl stroke and breast stroke, perform a brick dive in the deep end of the pool and tread water for 2 minutes. Candidates do not need to hold a lifeguard certification card as we will train selected candidates on site. Lifeguards are also responsible for performing maintenance and inspection of the facility on a daily basis; reporting any unsafe conditions or equipment to the supervisor(s); monitoring pool water chemistry and filling out required records and reports. Salary range $9.73 – $12.91/hr. 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 on the website, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Complete job description is available upon request and online. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 970-878-3403. Applications will be accepted through Friday, September 2, 2016.
Rangely District Hospital has an opening in the Assisted Living Department for 2 (two) Med Companions. These are Full-Time positions, working 30-40 hours a week. This position provides service, assistance, support and supervision to residents. This is a non-exempt (hourly) wage position. Job specifications include acting as medication technician, receptionist, file clerk and housekeeper in times of need. The qualified candidate will work under the supervision of the Director of Assisted Living and meet the following requirements: 1. Be proficient in nurturing and organizing skills similar to those in a domestic household. 2. Experience or interest in working with older adults. 3. Maturity, friendliness and enjoyment in working with people. 4. High school diploma or GED, with reading comprehension and writing ability at 10th grade level or higher. 5. Clean driving record (verified by MVR) and willingness to drive company vehicle to transport residents. If interested in this position, please contact Andrea Quinnie, Assisted Living Director at extension 198. A complete job description and application are available in Human Resources or you may apply online at www.rangelyhospital.com
RANGELY – Need person willing to cover town council meetings, School Board meetings, and/or possible High School sports. Contact Sean at The Herald Times office. Phone: (970)878-4017.
Rangely District Hospital has an opening in the Nursing Department for a Registered Nurse. This is a full-time position working 30-40 hours per week with shifts on the floor, in the ER and in the procedure room. 3 years staff RN experience preferred, but will consider new grads. This position reports to the Chief Nursing Officer and offers a benefit package including medical, dental & life insurance. This is a non-exempt (hourly) wage position. Job specifications include being a graduate of an approved school of nursing. This position requires a current license as a registered nurse in the State of Colorado, CPR certification, TNCC certification and,ACLS certification. For further information, please contact Sharma Vaughn, Chief Nursing Officer or Stacy Martin, Nurse Manager. If interested in this position, please contact Sharma Vaughn, CNO at 970-675-5011, ext. 124. A complete job description and application are available in Human Resources or you may apply online at www.rangelyhospital.com
HELP WANTED – SEASONAL
Experienced hunting guide needed, must be able to call, locate and clean animals. Must have excellent customer service skills and be able to start September 2-November.Top pay. (970)878-3384
REAL ESTATE – MEEKER HOMES
For sale: 14×70 mobile home on 2 acres, 4 miles west of Meeker, 3 BDR/1BA, cistern, (970)756-0718 or (970) 878-4629.
REAL ESTATE – RANGELY HOMES
4 BDR/2.5BA, 2 car garage, 1,830 sq. ft., lg. lot in La Mesa subdivision. $182,000. 970-773-1970
REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS
FSBO: 22 acre horse property with RV service and new fence. $85,000 OBO. 4751 County Rd 7. 580-377-9436
35 Acres, Little Beaver Estates, Lot 18. $3,000 per acre. 970-260-5454
RENTALS – MEEKER
5 BDR/2 BA house, fenced yard, no pets. Avail 9/1. $1,000 mo. + deposit. 970-942-7501
House to rent; 30 miles East of Meeker on County Road 8. Call for information: (970)274-6850 or (970) 878-4138.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.
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 to $685 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
RENTALS – RANGELY
2 BDR/2 BA Duplex. Very clean and quiet, No smoking. 970-778-5040
Rangely Duplex for Rent 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138
For Rent! 314 E. Rangely Ave. 3 BDR/2BA house (see Zillow for pictures at www.zillow.com/homedetails/314-E-Rangely-Ave-Rangely-CO-81648/104596251 zpid/) $800/month plus utilities. 1 yr lease. 303-810-6805 ask for Mark
204 S. White, 3 BDR/1 BA, newly remodeled, w/d included. Pets okay w/deposit, N/S. We pay water/sewer. Reduced to $700 mo + deposit. 970-629-2783
For sale or rent, Denali 2010 5th wheel, 3 slide-outs, clean and in excellent condition, hitch included. Available to rent, with references, in Silver Sage RV Park. For more info or to view call (970)629-1314 or see owner at 622 East Rio Blanco Ave.
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.
WHITE RIVER ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION, INC.
NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS AND NOTICE OF ELECTION OF DIRECTORS
FAIRFIELD COMMUNITY CENTER
September 14, 2016
The Annual Meeting of the members of White River Electric Association, Inc. will be held at the Fairfield Community Center, 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 for general business purposes, including the election of one director from the Town of Meeker District and two directors from the Rural District for three year terms. The Annual Meeting will convene for Registration at 11:30 a.m. and the Annual Meeting’s General Business will begin at 1:00 p.m. Please join us for lunch which will be served from 11:30 a.m. through 1:00 p.m. Notify WREA staff if you require special assistance during the registration process.
The following members have been nominated for election by petition:
Town of Meeker District: Three-Year Term Richard R. Welle, Incumbent
Rural District: Three-Year Term William H. Jordan, Incumbent Richard L. Parr, Incumbent
Pursuant to Colorado law and White River Electric Association’s By-Laws, only WREA members are eligible to vote. If a membership is held jointly, only one member may vote per membership. Please review your membership card prior to the Annual Meeting to ensure that your membership is listed correctly. All members are welcome to attend and register at the Annual Meeting even if you have previously mailed or delivered your ballot. A member’s mailed/delivered ballot will be counted as the official vote regardless of their attendance at the Annual Meeting.
Voting by Mail: The enclosed BLUE ballot has the candidates listed who have been nominated by petition. Please vote for one (1) Town of Meeker District Director and two (2) Rural District Directors. There are also two (2) envelopes enclosed for your use. Please place your marked BLUE mail-in ballot in the first envelope provided to conceal the marking on the ballot. Then, place the first envelope into the second envelope, which must be signed where indicated. Please mail or deliver the signed envelope to White River Electric by 11:30 a.m. on September 14, 2016. Postage has ben pre-paid by the Association. Ballot envelopes that are not signed by the voting member will be voided and the ballot will not be counted. Voting at the Annual Meeting: In the alternative, you may vote in person at the Annual Meeting beginning at 11:30 a.m. on September 14, 2016. YELLOW ballots will be distributed at registration. Only YELLOW ballots will be accepted after 11:30 a.m. on September 14, 2016
WHITE RIVER ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION, INC.
(S E A L)
Dated: August 15, 2016
Richard L Parr, Secretary
Published: August 25, 2016 and September 1, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times
The Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District is requesting bids to replace the fishing dock at Kenney Reservoir. The fishing dock will be approximately 19 feet by 20 feet, with an access walkway that will tie into the existing sidewalk. The fishing dock will be supported on a concrete foundation with steel framing, Trex decking, steel handrails, and a sitting bench. Contract documents including an invitation to bid, owner contractor agreement, construction drawings, and a contractors bid form can be obtained by contacting the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District office at (970) 675-5055 or by sending an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Bids must be received before August 29, 2016 at 3:00 PM.
Published: August 18 & 25, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times
THE RIO BLANCO COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEREBY ANNOUNCE AN INVITATION FOR BIDS for the MEEKER AND RANGELY AIRPORTS AVIATION LIABILITY INSURANCE POLICY
Bids must be received no later than Thursday, September 22 , 2016, at 4:00 p.m. Bids should be mailed to the Board of Commissioners, Rio Blanco County, Attention: Vicky Edwards, PO BOX I, Meeker, CO 81641, or hand delivered to the Commissioner Office, Rio Blanco County Justice Center, 455 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641 no later than 11:00 a.m. on September 26, 2016. All envelopes must be clearly marked AIRPORT BIDS. Bid opening will be held at the Rio Blanco County Board of Commissioners regular meeting in Meeker on Monday, September 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Published: August 18 & 25, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
RIO BLANCO COUNTY
NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT
RIO BLANCO COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER
NOTICE is hereby given that on the12th day of September, 2016 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with FCI Constructors, Inc, Grand Junction, CO 81504 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as Rio Blanco County Justice Center.
1) Any person, co-partnership, association, or corporation who has an unpaid claim against the said project may at any time, up to and including the date specified in item 2 below, file a VERIFIED STATEMENT of the amount due and unpaid on account of such claims.
2) All such claims shall be filed with Eric Jaquez, County Project Coordinator, Rio Blanco County, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before September 9, 2016.
3) Failure on the part of a creditor to file such a statement will relieve Rio Blanco County from any and all liability for such claim. Dated at Meeker, Colorado this 18th day of August, 2016.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY SHAWN BOLTON, CHAIRMAN
First Publication: 08/18/2016
Last Publication: 08/25/2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times
TOWN OF DINOSAUR DISBURSEMENTS FOR JULY 2016
Gross Salaries, $7,808.05
PERA, Monthly Contributions, $1,688.94
Colorado Dept of Revenue, CWT, $226.00
IRS, FWT/Med, $876.42
CenturyLink, Phone, fax, internet, $272.32
Moon Lake Electric, Electricity, $1,862.72
Rangely Trash Service, Trash Service, $83.23
Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $20.00
Caselle Inc, Support, $251.00
Sav on Propane, Propane, $804.30
Walmart , Wasp spray, Bleach, $194.24
Pinnacol Assurance, Workers Comp, $529.00
Vernal True Value, Tank Sprayer, $19.99
Rio Blanco Herald Times, Disbursements, $19.68
HD supply Waterworks, Parts for new meter, $484.48
Zions, Ordinance violation & plant, $140.05
Dan’s Tire Service, Dump truck tire, $126.00
Mountain States Company, Fixed pump, $17,057.69
WestWater Engineering, Professional services, $18,997.48
Eagles Nest Contracting, Sewer project, $30,531.00
Office Depot, Toner & Binders, $131.97
Moffat County, 2nd Qtr Law Enforcement, $12,000.00
KD Flags, Flags, $147.73
Rangely Auto Parts, Battery, $98.09
Rangely True Value, Pump & pellets, $45.27
TOTAL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE, $94,415.65
Published: August 25, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Estate of Dorothy T. Bloomfield, also known as Dorothy Parkes Bloomfield, also known as Dorothy Thelma Bloomfield, also known as Dorothy Bloomfield, deceased
Rio Blanco County District Court Case No. 2016 PR 30011
All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Co-Personal Representatives or to the District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado on or before December 27, 2016 or the claims may be forever barred. Anne B. Foster, Co-Personal Representative, 4071 Maureen St., Grand Junction, Colorado 81506 Edward J. Bloomfield, Co-Personal Representative, 8125 9th Ave., Kearney, Nebraska 68845
Published: August 25, Sept. 1 & 8, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times
Public Notice A public hearing has been scheduled for September 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm at the Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, to consider a request by Meeker Lions Club, for two (2) Special Event Liquor Licenses for the following:
September 9, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at 700 Sulphur Crk Rd, Meeker Colorado
October 29, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at 200 Main Street, Meeker Colorado
Kathleen Sizemore Liquor Clerk
Published: August 25, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times