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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, 7:00pm, at 7th and Park, Meeker.

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

AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.

Meeker Cat Coalition accepting cat food or monetary donations for spay/neuter and health care. Donations may be left at The Vet Clinic in Meeker or call 878-3560 or 878-4429 for more information.

Rangely Rockcrawling & 4 Wheel Drive group in Rangely meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Rio Blanco Water Users Building on Hwy. 64 at 7 p.m.

VFW Post 5843 and Ladies Auxiliary monthly meetings are now held at Kilowatt Korner in Meeker: VFW Post 5843 – 6:30 p.m. 2nd Monday. Ladies Auxiliary -5:30 p.m., 2nd Thursday.

Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 8 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158, 878-5919, 878-5636. Alanon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655

Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-5729 or 629-0709. 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. All services are confidential.

Moms group meeting, open to anyone with a child 0-5 years, Grace Baptist Church, Rangely, first Thursday of every month, 8:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Info. call Heather Zadra (970)629-9937

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at The Pines, 875 Water St., Meeker.

Bresnan cable television customers – If you are not receiving a television channel station you normally get, 3 people must report it before it’s considered an outage. Call the service number on your bill to report.

Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219 home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – 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.

NEW HOURS Driver License Offices – Note: Drive tests by appointment only. Reinstatement info.: (303)205-5613. Need proof of physical address to renew license. Check website for renewal requirements: Meeker and Rangely offices – temporarily closed. Craig open Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri., 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – call 824-5447 to verify hours open.

MEEKER LIONS CLUB BINGO – 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, RBC Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, Progressive Bingo, Concessions & Dinner Available. Meeker Streaker available for transportation to Bingo, call 878-9368.

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. Reservations appreciated. Suggested Donation Over 60 – $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7. (Did you know? Take out trays can be ordered for age over 60, suggested donation $3 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.) **MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE** FRIDAY, JAN. 11: Roast beef, scalloped potatoes, green bean Almandine, apricot peach compote, French bread. MONDAY, JAN. 14: Smothered chicken, mashed potatoes, baby carrots, applesauce Waldorf salad. TUESDAY, JAN. 15: Hamburger goulash, three bean salad, hot fruit compote, pears. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16: Chicken Cacciatore, steamed pasta, chopped spinach, tossed salad, cantaloupe. FRIDAY, JAN. 18: Beef barley soup, wheat crackers, California blend vegetables, pineapple gelatin mold.

NEED AVON??? Call your local Avon Independent Sales Representative Marsha Hrynkow 878-3507.

Bloomin’ Babies Birth Center, LLC informational session, Jan. 18, 6 to 8 p.m. Meeker Recreation Center meeting room. Refreshments provided. More info. (970)549-1711 or email

PISTOL RIVER LEATHER “I’ll bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him Father.” ~ Will Rogers 785 Park Avenue, 878-4346,


Quality hay for sale: 4×6 round approx. 1150 lb. grass $155. Approx. 1350 lb. alfalfa/grass $190. (970)306-1336.

Gelded pack mule, 8 yrs., seal brown, approximately 15.1 HH. Potential to be great addition to pack string, needs experience handler and packing miles. Accepting sealed bids at USFS, 220 E. Market St., Meeker, CO 81641 or deliver sealed bid at front office 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., M-F. Deadline for bids in January 28, 2013. Call Mary at 878-6015 for more information or viewing.


FIREWOOD picked up or delivery, good, dry, seasoned, split lodgepole pine, hundreds of cords in stock, Monday through Friday, 9 to 4. PINYON NOW AVAILABLE. We will load dump trucks or heavy duty dump trailers with reservations. 5 miles north of Rifle. Strong Lumber. Open Saturdays. (970)625-0777.


Petska Fur Paying top prices for quality raw furs, antlers, deer & elk hides. In your area Dec. – March 308-870-4887


RBC Historical Society is selling two Martin commercial natural gas heaters with fan, can be converted to propane. 85,000 BTU! Excellent condition. $750 each or OBO. 565 Park Ave., Meeker. 878-9982.

Rio Blanco Fire Protection District is seeking proposals on a building remodel. Potential candidates may contact the district for specific details. Contact Steve or Chris (970)878-3443.

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.

Rex rabbits for sale, call for price. 878-3779.


So you received great clothes for Christmas but they don’t fit. Better call The Seamstress. (970) 878-3228.


Ride “Fleetwood ” 161cm snowboard with “FLow” step in bindings, Salomon Autofit size11 boots and Giro S-4 helmet. Also lady’s ski package, Salomon “Opal” 138cm with Salomon 609 bindings and Salomon “Irony” size 6.5 boots, Swix poles. Both used 4 times, $250 each OBO (970)878-5820.


SEEKING MEALS ON WHEELS VOLUNTEERS Pioneers Medical Center is seeking a volunteer for one day a week, to assist with delivering Meals on Wheels. The Meals on Wheels program provides a daily meal Monday thru Friday, to many of our elderly, shut ins, or ill who cannot cook for themselves. Volunteers are the heart of the program and deliver the meals. PMC is looking for a volunteer to donate 1-2 hours on Fridays to deliver meals. For more information contact Dawn Michels at 970-878-9314.




OPERATOR I or II – Rio Blanco County is seeking qualified applicants for Operator I or II at the Road & Bridge Dept in Meeker and Rangely. This position operates road maintenance equipment and performs semiskilled and unskilled labor in the construction and maintenance of county roads. A current Class B CDL is required (Class A required within 6 months). This position is full time with paid benefits. $16.04 – 17.39/hr DOQ. To apply, submit a completed Rio Blanco County General Application and Driver’s Supplemental Application to the HR Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be obtained from the HR Dept or downloaded from our website at For information call 970-878-9570. Application deadline: Open until filled. Announcement #1227.

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.


RELIEF BUS DRIVER – Rio Blanco County is currently seeking qualified applicants for a backup bus driver for the Rangely Radino Center. Must be 18 yrs. of age and have a valid Commercial Driver s License, Class B. Applicants must enjoy working with the elderly and be able to help people on/off the bus, carry packages, push wheelchairs, etc. This position is on an as needed basis, $12.74/hr. To apply, please submit a completed application to the Rio Blanco County HR Dept. at P.O. Box I, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be picked up at the Rangely Annex, Rangely Workforce, or downloaded from our website at Deadline: Open until filled. Announcement #1216. EOE.

DETENTION DEPUTY-Rio Blanco County is currently seeking qualified applicants for a detention deputy for the Sheriff’s Department in Meeker. Must be 21 yrs. of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants must successfully pass psychological and polygraph tests, drug testing and a background investigation. Must be able to work evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. $3,890/mo with 100% paid benefits. To apply, submit a Rio Blanco County application and Sheriff’s Supplemental application to the Human Resources Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be obtained from the HR Department or downloaded from our website at For information call (970) 878-9570. Position open until filled. Announcement #1228 EOE.

Experienced well service rig hand, steady work with good pay and benefits. Must pass drug test. (435)828-3915.
Now accepting applications for management and cook positions. Apply online at: or in person at Meeker Pizza Hut.

TOWN OF RANGELY JOB OPPORTUNITIES – Maintenance Worker: Position performs a variety of skilled tasks at the apprentice level in all phases of construction, maintenance, and operation of Public Works activities. Applicant must be able to pass physical and have a current CDL with the ability to pass the A test. Ability to operate heavy construction equipment is a plus. The Town of Rangely offers an excellent benefit package which includes pension plan, Medical, Dental, Life and Short Term Disability. Benefits include Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave. To apply submit a completed application to the Town of Rangely at 209 E. Main Street, Rangely, CO 81648. Applications may be obtained at the Town of Rangely and are also available at our website ( Position is Open until filled. EOE.


FSBO, 340 Park Ave., 3 BDR, 2 BA, large fenced backyard. Must see! 878-3103.


Single family home, 2 to 3 BDR, 1 BA, large fenced yard. $750/ month + utilities. Security deposit, 6 month lease. Call (970)379-3314.

House for rent: 2 BDR, 1 BA, $600/month plus utilities. (970)328-6850.

Home for rent: 342 Park Ave., 4 BDR, 1 BA, yard, garage, fully furnished if need be. 878-5258.

4 BDR, 2 BA house above hospital, $800/month, $400 deposit. References required. (970)314-2839 or (970)878-5512.

3 BDR, 2 BA house, attached 2-car garage, large lot, fenced backyard, pets negotiable. 878-3394 or (970)756-6424.

remodeled 1 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $450/month, all utilities included. 1st month, deposit & references required. (970)220-2150.

3 BDR, 1.5 BA, nicely furnished townhouse. Washer & dryer included, NS, water, trash & sewer included. $775/mo. + security deposit. 878-5858.

680 WATER ST. 970-878-5187 VERY NICE unfurnished 2 BDR Apts in Meeker; on-site laundry; large back yard ON THE RIVER. Rents from $525-$650. (plus Elec) w/6 or 12 month lease. Month-to-Month options also available. Storage Units available for renters. HUD OK. NO PETS.

2 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer. Rent $550/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (916)873-3659 or (970)878-5486.

2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $475/month plus electricity + $475 deposit with 6 month lease. $500/month for month-to-month. 878-3363.

Newly remodeled 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, everything new, all utilities included, $550/month. 1st month, deposit & references required. Month to month options available. (970)220-2150.

AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY – 1 BDR furnished apartment utilities included, quiet setting, no smoking, no pets, $550/month. 878-4141 or 878-4198 leave message.

Available now, 2 BDR, 1.5 BA duplex, $600/month, $700 deposit. Pets considered. Fenced yard, covered carport with storage, new paint, new flooring, stackable washer/dryer. Landlord pays water and sewer. (916)873-3659 or 878-5486.

Exceptionally Clean, spacious, 2 BDR apt. Hot water heat, water, sewer, trash paid. Lease/Deposit required. NS,NP. (970)878-4592.

Shop space for rent in Meeker, zoned industrial, one 2500 sq.ft., one 4000 sq.ft. Call Wade 878-0000.

2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $475/month + deposit. Clean, quiet, new carpets. (970)878-5367 or (970)878-3736.

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

12TH STREET APARTMENTS 2 BDR, 1 BA, heat, hot water, cable included. Call (970)261-1441 or (970)878-3739.

3 BDR townhouse, all appliances including washer & dryer, covered patio with storage, covered parking. Landlord pays water & sewer. Pets negotiable. $650/month + $750 damage deposit. (916)873-3659 or 878-5486.

FULLY FURNISHED, 2 BDR, 2 BA apartments, in unit W/D, utilities included. NS & NP. 14 month lease: $800 month with FIRST & LAST months FREE! $1500 deposit to move in. 6 month: $900/month, rent due at move-in. Month to month: $1400/month, rent due at move in. Western Exposures Realty (970)878-5877.

Available now! 2 BDR, 1 BA, water, sewer & trash paid. $550/month. Terms negotiable. (970)285-2334.

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

Rocky Mountain Storage & Rentals 5×10, 10×10 storage units available in town. 878-0085 or 878-3700.

The former BLM Building west of Meeker is for rent. The building consists of approximately 10,000 square feet of office space. Interested parties may contact the Meeker Re-1 School District Superintendent at 878-9040 for more information.


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

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259 (970)846-4293 Fax: (970)675-5509.

RV spaces in Rangely available. Rent $350/month, utilities included. Now also leasing mobile home spaces! Contact Christy (970)589-9249.


2006 Ford F-350 super duty, flatbed pickup, 4×4, automatic, V-8, 74K miles, new tires and brakes, $19,000. (970)306-1336.


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.

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


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.

NOTICE TO CREDITORS – Estate of Frank A. Welder, Deceased Case Number 12PR21. 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 April 27, 2013, or the claims may be forever barred. Jean M. Welder, Personal Representative, P.O. Box 482, Meeker, CO 81641. Publish: Dec. 27, 2012 and Jan. 3 & 10, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE – The Board of County Commissioners will hold a regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, January 14, 2013, at the County Administration Building, 200 Main, Meeker, CO. TENTATIVE AGENDA – 10:50 a.m. Board of County: a. Pledge of Allegiance, b. Election of Chairman and Chairman Pro-tem, c. Additions or Changes to the Agenda, d. Consideration of the minutes of the January 7, 2013 Board Meeting, e. Treasury Publication List for December 2012, f. Enter into the record the Proclamation in Protest of the City and County of Denver Proclamation CP12-0955, g. Other. 10:55 a.m. Finance Department – Chris Singleton: a. Payroll & Overtime for December 2012, b. Payroll Benefits/Withholding for December 2012, c. Accounts Payable for December 2012, d. DSS Payments (EBT and AP) for December 2012, e. Other. 11:05 a.m. County Appointments: a. e911 Board Member, b. Representative and Alternate(s) to the AGNC Board, c. County Investment Policy Committee Member. 11:10 a.m. Resolutions: a. Consideration of Resolution Designating Banks as Depositories for Rio Blanco County Funds, b. Consideration of a Resolution Selecting the Newspaper for Official County Publications, c. Meetings Days/Posting, d. Other. 11:15 a.m. Contracts & Agreements: a. Contract Services with Jeff Madison, b. Other. 11:20 a.m. Public Comment. 11:25 a.m. Road & Bridge – Dave Morlan: a. Final Settlement on the 2012 Bridge Maintenance Project with G.A. Western Construction Company, b. Monthly Update. 11:50 a.m. County Commissioner Updates. 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. Published: January 10, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE – Rio Blanco Fire Protection District is seeking proposals on a building remodel. Potential candidates may contact the district for specific details. Contact Steve or Chris (970)878-3443. Publish: January 10 and 17, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

RANGELY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT Board of Trustees, Regular Session, Johnson Banquet Room, Monday, January 14, 2013, 12 noon. AGENDA – 1.0 Call Meeting to Order: 1.1 Changes to the Agenda. 2.0 Consideration of Previous Minutes: 2.1 Approval of the Monday, December 10, 2013 RJCD Board meeting minutes. 3.0 Action/Discussion Items. 3.1 Business Strategic Planning Discussion – Russell George, Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 12 noon – 3:00 p.m., Johnson Banquet Room. 3.2 CNCC College Report – Russell George, 3.3 Resolution #2013-01 to set Board’s 2013 Meeting Date, Time & Place – Linda Gordon, 3.4 Resolution #2013-02 to set Board’s 2013 Agenda Posting Place – Linda Gordon, 3.5 Payment of RJCD bills – Linda Gordon. 4.0 Other. 5.0 Adjournment. Published: January 10, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times.

COMBINED NOTICE – MAILING CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 12-35. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On October 31, 2012, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): John T. Taylor and Sarah G. Taylor; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., acting solely as nominee for CWB Mortgage Ventures, LLC dba FNBR Mortgage; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.; Date of Deed of Trust: October 10, 2008 County of Recording: Rio Blanco Recording Date of Deed of Trust: October 10, 2008; Recording Information (Reception Number): 293949; Original Principal Amount: $186,826.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $184,222.91. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. LOT 7 BLOCK 78 TOWN OF MEEKER, COLORADO. The property to be foreclosed is: Also known by street and number as: 626 10TH ST, MEEKER, CO 81641. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. NOTICE OF SALE The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 02/27/2013, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 1/3/2013. Last Publication: 1/31/2013. 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 AND/OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF CERTAIN SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS SHALL BE SENT WITH ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; IF THE SALE DATE IS CONTINUED TO A LATER DATE, THE DEADLINE TO FILE A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE BY THOSE PARTIES ENTITLED TO CURE MAY ALSO BE EXTENDED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE NO MORE THAN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS AFTER THE SALE; DATE: 10/31/2012, 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, business telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Robert J. Aronowitz, Esq. #5673, Monica Kadrmas #34904, Randall M. Chin, Esq. #31149, Stacey L. Aronowitz, Esq. #36290, Andrea Rickles-Jordan #39005, Susan J. Hendrick #33196, Joel T. Mecklenberg, Esq. #36291, Joan Olson, Esq. #28078, Lisa Cancanon Esq. #42043, Aronowitz & Mecklenburg, L.L.P. 1199 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204 (303) 813-1177 Attorney File # 1269.20724 The Attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting tocollect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Public Trustees’ Association of Colorado Revised 9/2012.