Classifieds: Jan. 1, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-5729 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 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.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.

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 -5:00 p.m., 2nd Monday.

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

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

MEEKER STREAKER MONTHLY SCHEDULE January 2015 NOTE: Please call 878-9368 in advance to set up all medical appointment rides. Activities are subject to change. Bus available on dates noted below.
January 1, No Bus
January 2, Bus in town
January 3, No Bus
January 4, No Bus
January 5, Bus in town
January 6, Bus in town
January 7, Bus in town
January 8, No Bus in town, GRN JCT
January 9, Bus in town
January 10, No Bus
January 11, No Bus
January 12, Bus in town
January 13, Bus in town, Foot Clinic
January 14, Bus in town
January 15, No Bus in town, Rifle
January 16, Bus in town
January 17, No Bus
January 18, No Bus
January 19, Bus in town
January 20, Bus in town
January 21, Bus in town
January 22, No Bus in town, GRN JCT
January 23, Bus in town
January 24, No Bus
January 25, No Bus
January 26, Bus in town
January 27, Bus in town
January 28, Bus in town
January 29, No Bus in town, Craig
January 30, Bus in town
January 31, No Bus
Call Streaker for a ride 878-9368. Reservations for Rec. Center Trips should be made at 878-3403. Chuckwagon 878-5627.

Resolution of Health? Humans need 90 essential nutrients daily, without them you’re susceptible to disease and costly medical bills . Take charge of your health! January 11th, 2 pm, Mtn. Valley Bank. RSVP: Suzan Pelloni (970) 623-2900.

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? Homebound trays can be ordered for over 60, suggested donation $2.50 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.) **MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
FRIDAY, January 2: Cook’s Choice
MONDAY, January 5: Pork Chops, broccoli rice casserole, seven layer salad, apple crisp.
TUESDAY, January 6: Pizza, tossed salad, applesauce, kidney beans, orange juice.
WEDNESDAY January 7: Mac and cheese, ham green beans w/red pepper & zucchini, tomatoes & corn, pineapple, sugar cookies.
FRIDAY, January 9: Roast beef, scalloped potatoes, green casserole, apricot peach compote, french bread.

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


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.


Lifeguards: The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking applications for one full time benefited and five part time non-benefited lifeguards. 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, 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 January 16, 2015.


The Rio Blanco Herald Times is looking for a part-time freelance reporter with newspaper experience to cover Meeker’s school board and/or town board meetings as well as occasional county commissioners’ meetings. If interested, call Editor-Sean McMahon at 878-4017 or 675-5033, or contact him at


General labor assistant, lifting, light construction in Rangely. Weekend days during January through May. Call (206) 661-0344.


For Rent or Lease- Day Care Center. 1032 Jennifer Drive. State Certified, Federal Certified, meets all requirements. 5336 square feet. Some equipment included. 970-878-4423.


In Town Paradise Updated 3BR/2BA finished basement. Located on dead-end for max privacy. 2 lots add parking. $216K 970-878-3758


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

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

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

4 BDR 2 BA house for rent, $1050.00/month, available January 1st. Fenced yard, approved pets welcome. Call Mike @ (970)878-9848 or (970) 629-8866.

3 + BDR, 2 car garage, $1,000 per month plus deposit. Call (970) 260-8844.

FOR RENT – 2-3 bdrm, fenced back yard, W/D, water/sewer paid. 1 yr lease w/ 1st mo and damage deposit, avail 12/1/14 โ€“ 970-629-9714

2BR/1 1/2 BA Duplex. Fenced yard, covered parking, pets negotiable. $550 month +deposit. 970-878-5486 or 970-930-5646.

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.

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.

2BR Apartment for rent. $400 month plus electricity. 970-260-3302.

Winter Rates special- 2 BDR, 1.5 BA, townhome, Newly remodeled. Back privacy, fenced yard, NP. Deposit & references required. 970-878-7968.

Clean, quiet 2 BDR/1BA. REDUCED! $425+deposit. Call 878-3736.
CLEAN REMODELED 2BD apartments, in-house laundry, storage units available, close to shopping and the downtown area & more. $575 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

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

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

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

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

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


Clean 2 BDR 2 BA Duplex , no pets, quiet neighborhood. (970) 778-5040.

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Ben Frier (970)675-2259 (970)629-8068


1999 Toyota 4Runner. SR5/4WD, SUV, 4- door, Automatic, V6. Runs great. $5500. 970-878-3739


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.


2009 Aluminum sled bed trailer. Hauls 2 snow mobiles or ATVs, $1,000 or best offer. Call (970)878-4215


The Meeker Sanitation District is seeking applicants to fill an opening on the Board. Applicants must be a resident of, or own property in the Meeker Sanitation District to qualify. If you are interested in becoming a Board Member for the Meeker Sanitation District, please contact the Office at 265 8th Street, or call 878-5192. You may also write for information to PO Box 417, Meeker, CO 81641. Published December 18, 25, 2014 and January 1, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Public Notice Plaintiffs: LOST CAUSE, LLC and PICEANCE BASIN DISPOSAL, INC. Defendants: MARY RUTH BREIDENTHAL, MARGARET PYLE MCCLURE, THEIR SUCCESSORS, HEIRS AND/OR ASSIGNS AND ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST THEREUNDER; AND ALL UNKNOWN PERSONS WHO CLAIM ANY INTEREST IN THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS ACTION District Court, Rio Blanco County, Colorado Case No. 14CV30033 SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, TO THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANTS: You are hereby summoned and required to appear and defend against the claims of the Complaint filed with the Court in this action, by filing with the Clerk of this Court a written answer or other response. You are required to file your answer or other response within 35 days after the service of this summons upon you. Service of this summons by publication shall be complete on the day of the last publication. A copy of the Complaint may be obtained from the Clerk of the Court. If you fail to file your answer or other response to the Complaint in writing within 35 days after the date of the last publication, judgment by default may be rendered against you by the court for the relief demanded in the Complaint without further notice. This is an action to quiet title to plaintiffs for the real property situate in Rio Blanco County, Colorado and described as:Township 2, South, Range 98 West of the 6th P.M. Section 35: SE1/4NE1/4; SE1/4; SE1/4SW1/4Section 36: SW1/4NW1/4; NW1/4SW1/4Township 3 South, Range 98 West of the 6th P.M. Section 2: Lots 3 and 4; S1/2NW1/4; W1/2SW1/4Section 3:E1/2SE1/4 COUNTY OF RIO BLANCO, STATE OF COLORADO. Dated: December 22, 2014 Melody D. Massih, Reg. #24683 P.O. Box 916 Glenwood Springs, CO 81602 Tel: 970-928-9100 Fax: 970-928-9600 First Publication: January 1, 2015 Last Publication: January 29, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

MEEKER SANITATION DISTRICT January 7, 2015 REGULAR BOARD MEETING 7:00 PM 1. Call to order 2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda 3. Approval of Minutes Approval of December 10, 2014 Regular Board Meeting Minutes 4. Public Comments 5. New Business A. USGS Water Sampling Agreement B. Posting of Meeting Notice C. Board Meeting Dates 6. Old Business A. Biosolids Dewatering Project B. Sewer Main East of Town, Video Report C. Rates, Water Data From Town D. Plant Manager Report E. Office Manager Report 7. Attorney 8. Board Delinquent Accounts Approve Current Bills Board Member Position 9. Adjourn Published: January1, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 Board of Education Regular Meeting Central Office – 555 Garfield Street Tuesday, January 6, 2015 7:00 p.m. AGENDA 1. Call to Order and Roll Call 2.Pledge of Allegiance: Ms. Bradfield will lead the Pledge of Allegiance 3.Approval of Agenda 4.Approval of the Minutes from the Regular Board Meeting December 10, 2014 ITEMS FROM THE AUDIENCE REGARDING AGENDA ITEMS SUPERINTENDENT REPORT 1. Recognitions/Celebrations 2. 7th Grade Math Presentation 3. Removal of Asbestos at Rock School Property/Capital Reserve Report 4. 2015 Calendar Year BOE Regular Meeting Schedule 5. 2015 Calendar Year Public Posting Designation 6. Expulsion Hearing Report 7. Certified/Classified Report ACTION ITEMS A. Consideration of Action Items for a Blanket Motion B. Approval of Capital Reserve Expenditure Approval of 2015 Calendar Year BOE Regular Meeting Schedule C. Approval of 2015 Calendar Year Public Posting Designation D. Approval of Expulsion Hearing Date and Time E. Approval of Certified/Classified Report SUPERINTENDENT REPORT CONTINUED New Eden and “Pool” Property Report EXECUTIVE SESSION TO DISCUSS PURCHASE, ACQUISITION, LEASE, TRANSFER OF SALE OF PROPERTY PURSUANT TO CRS 24-6-402 (4)(a) ACTION ITEMS Approval of Offer on New Eden OTHER BOE INFORMATION ADJOURNMENT Publish: January 1, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times Check the District website HYPERLINK “” for updates to the agenda. MISSION It is the Mission of the Meeker School District to assure the highest possible level of success for each student, while in a safe environment, in learning those things which we believe to be important in assuring each student the opportunity to become a coping, productive, and contributing member of the local and world community. CORE BELIEF The Mission is to be the focus of the Board of Education, the Administration, and the instructional and support staff of the Meeker School District. CORE VALUES: Student Achievement, Students, Integrity, Transparency, “Meeker Excellence”

Meeker Recycling Center Operator Job Opening – The Town of Meeker is accepting applications for a part-time, benefitted position(4 days a week, 8 hours a day position- flextime available) to operate the Town’s Recycle Center. Duties include forklift and equipment operations (bailer, compactor) primarily physical work handling cardboard, aluminum cans, paper products and some plastic; manage shipments and product- and other duties as assigned. Must hold valid driver’s license and be 18 years or older, must be able to stand for long durations and lift 80 pounds. Applications and further information is available at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641 or requested by telephone (970)878-5344. Application forms available on website. Applications must be received at Town Hall no later than Friday, January 23rd, 2015 by close of business. Pay range $13 to $18 per hour DOQ. A pre-hiring background and physical capabilities screening will be conducted. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Published January 1, 8, 15, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times