Classifieds: June 30, 2016

Ads for 06/30/16


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 629-9691 . 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: 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 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

In Meeker Times, book by local author. In this entertaining and sometimes funny book, Lorna Idol shares 28 tales of life growing up in Meeker, CO. $19.99. Order by phone 303-679-1608 or

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.)
Fri., July 1 : Salmon loaf, Au gratin potatoes, squash, fresh fruit
Mon., July 4: Closed
Tues., July 5: Combination meal in Meeker, roasted pork loin, potatoes/carrots, broccoli, raspberry sherbet, raspberries
Wed., July 6: Brunswick stew, spinach salad, tropical fruit, zucchini bread
Fri., July 8: Beef stroganoff over noodles, spinach, sweet potatoes, bread
Milk, Tea and Coffee are offered with all meals. Menu subject to change.

JULY, 2016
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.
7/1 Bus in Town
7/2 No Bus
7/3 AM Bus
7/4 No Bus
7/5 Bus in Town
7/6 Bus in Town
7/7 Bus in Town, Grand Junction
7/8 Bus in Town
7/9 No Bus
7/10 AM Bus
7/11 Bus in Town
7/12 Bus in Town
7/13 Bus in Town *Foot Clinic*
7/14 Bus in Town, Rifle
7/15 Bus in Town
7/16 No Bus
7/17 AM Bus
7/18 No Bus
7/19 Bus in Town
7/20 Bus in Town,*Blood Pressure Clinic*
7/21 Bus in Town, Gr. Jct. Medical
7/22 Bus in Town
7/23 No Bus
7/24 AM Bus
7/25 Bus in Town
7/26 Bus in Town
7/27 Bus in Town
7/28 Bus in Town, Craig
7/29 Bus in Town
7/30 No Bus
7/31 AM Bus
Please call in advance for a ride to medical appointments- (970)878-9368. Please schedule out-of-town medical appointments before 2:00 PM.

Rio Blanco Sheriff’s Office
Community Notification of Sexually Violent Predator Change of Residence
Residents of the community are hereby notified of a change in residence address for Jefferey Allen Pedigo who has been determined to be a Sexually Violent Predator (SVP).
SVP’s former address: 975 Cleveland Street, Meeker, Colorado, 81641.
SVP’s new address: Rifle, Colorado.
Approximate date of relocation: June 9, 2016. Please call Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office at (970)878-9600 with questions or concerns.


Cleaning service-Carol Crain, (970)620-0917.


Would like to provide in-home care service, Colorado certified CNA, to include light housekeeping. (970)620-0917.


Emerald City Lawn Care Lawn, Leaf, and Garden. Free Estimates. Insured (970) 220-2040


Misplaced Verizon cell phone. Call 760-524-6176 or Contact Kay @ Rangely Camper Park


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.


MEEKER: Alley behind 734 Water Street, July 2nd, 8 AM-2 PM, lots of tools, clothes, mens coats, work clothes, books, cookbooks, aprons, antiques, decorations, cabbabge patch dolls, Barbie dolls and more.

MEEKER: 825 5th St., Fri & Sat, 7/1 & 7/2, 7 AM – 3 PM.


Overton Recycling is looking for a laborer. Starting pay $14.00 an hour. Pay increase based on experience and work ethic. Must have driver’s license and clean driving record. Contact Lee @ (970)683-8219

The Meeker Colorado Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Starting pay for the Officer position it is $43,000 – $47,000 per year depending on qualifications, plus full medical/family benefits, and an excellent retirement plan. Applicants must be Post Certified and have a valid Colorado driver’s license, experience is preferred. Application deadline will be July 22, 2016 at 5:00 pm, accepted by mail, fax or email. For application/information call Kathleen at 970/878-4969 or 970/878-5344 Email at AAEOE


Auto Technician needed, pay based on experience, send resume to or call 970-878-5026 for more information

Aviation Technology Instructor
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a full-time instructor in the Aviation Technology Program. Minimum requirements include an Associate Degree in Aviation. For a full job description, including ALL REQUIREMENTS, and the application procedure, please visit our website at:
Review of applications will begin immediately.
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Rangely District Hospital has an opening in the Dietary Department for a cook. This is a full time position working 40 hours per week. High school diploma or equivalent preferred but not required. Experience preferred or will train. Competitive benefits available. Knowledge of cooking methods/procedures, including types of preparation and related routines. Must be able 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. Must be able to work evenings, weekends and shifts as assigned. If interested in this position, please contact Veronica Reeves, Dietary Director at 970-675-5011 ext. 161. You may apply online. A complete job description and application are available in the Human Resources department at 225 Eagle Crest Drive, Rangely CO 81648.

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.

New and Used Salesman/Manager
All aspects of auto sales. Pay commensurate with experience. Email resumes/references to or call (970)878-5026 for more information.

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.


The Rangely School District RE-4 has a part-time, possible full-time, custodial position open at this time; please refer to for information and application.


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.

Motivated Seller Great Home for $150,000 1718 SF, 3 Bdrm, 1 Bath, Huge F.R. w/stone hearth, pellet stove; 2 storage sheds Lrg. Lot — Make Offer VIP Investments (970) 625-3992


FSBO or will rent until sold, 1220 Deserado Drive, 4 BDR 2.5 BA 1615 Sq. ft. $214,900. Call Dan (307)248-0981 or see at


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


3 BDR/2 BA house. Garage, W/D, deck. $1100/mo + utilities. SD req. Available mid-July. No Smoking, Pet considered. (303)518-6065.

560 5th St, Spacious 2992 sf home with 5 BD, 3.25 BA, ideal for a large family. Call (970)756-4623.

House on 10 acres, for rent or sale, fenced, and has well water. Must see to appreciate. 6 miles out Strawberry. Evenings (970)878-7413 or (970)208-4765.

2 BDR 1 BA apartment. $425, you pay electric. Call (970)260-3302.

Spacious and clean 2 BDR/1BA apartment, coin laundry, heat included, NS. Rent + SD, renter pays electric only. 970-756-4895

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.


SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138

Rangely Duplex for Rent 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858

206 S. White, 2 BDR/1 BA, w/d included, we pay water/sewer. $700 mo + deposit. No pets, N/S. 970-629-2783

204 S. White, 3 BDR/1 BA, newly remodeled, w/d included. No pets, N/S. We pay water/sewer. $800 mo + deposit. 970-629-2783

2 BDR/2 BA Duplex. Very clean and quiet, No smoking. 970-778-5040


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.


Rio Blanco County Combined Courts
455 Main Street Meeker, CO 81641
Petitioner, Ivalene Kindred
Respondent, Zell Kindred, Jr.
This court has entered an order directing Publication by Consolidated Notice of the proceedings filed in the above listed case under the Uniform Dissolution of Marriage Act after finding that due diligence has been used to obtain personal service but to no avail. The foregoing proceedings have been filed and are served by this publication. If your name appears above, you may obtain a copy of the petition and summons from this court. If you fail to respond within thirty-five (35) days, a default judgment may be entered against you.
Publish: June 2, June 9, June 16, June 23, June 30, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Petitions for Nomination of Director Candidate Now Available
Please be advised that Petitions for Nomination of Director Candidate for the White River Electric Association, Inc. Board of Directors will be available beginning June 16, 2016. Prospective candidates may obtain Petitions for Nomination of Director Candidate at the WREA headquarters, 233 6th Street in Meeker, Colorado during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Petitions are also available on-line at At the September 14, 2016 WREA Annual Meeting, one director from the Town of Meeker District will be elected to a three-year term, and two directors from the Rural District will be elected to three-year terms. Completed Petitions must be signed by 15 qualified WREA members and returned to WREA no later than July 29, 2016 by 4:30 p.m. Members may vote in the election of directors by mailed ballot or in person at the Annual Meeting, September 14, 2016 at the Fairfield Center in Meeker, Colorado. Please call WREA at 970-878-5041 for more information or with any questions.
Publish: June 16, 23, 30, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Pursuant to the Rules and Regulation of the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board published August 1980, and pursuant to the Colorado Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Act 34-33-101, et seq., notice is hereby given of the filing of an application for Phase III Bond Release of a portion of the Colowyo Mine site. The application pertains to the existing Colowyo Coal Mine, Permit No. C-1981-019, Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway No. 13, Meeker, Colorado 81641, filed with the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety (CDRMS), Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203,and approved by the Division on April 5, 2013 (latest Permit Renewal). The Colowyo Mine is located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado. The application areas for Phase III bond release were reclaimed from 2000 through 2003. These areas total approximately 209 acres that are shown in detail on Map 1 within the application. The status of the reclaimed areas is consistent with the requirements of the approved reclamation plan which includes achievement of Phase I and Phase II bond release, a minimum of 5 years since the last seeding and rill and gully repair, and the reclamation parcels have met the requirements of the revegetation success criteria for two years. Listed below is a general legal description of this area: Township 3 North, Range 93 West of the 6th P.M. Section 3 NW SE , SW NE ; Section 4 NW SE , NE NW ; Section 10 SE , NW ; Section 11 SW W Colowyo currently holds a self-bond (Bond No. SB-010) in the amount of $80,517,829. With this bond release application, the Colowyo Mine will be requesting relinquishment of 100% of the bond held for the parcels applied for under this application. A copy of the bond release application is on file at the Moffat Count Clerk and Recorder Office located in the Moffat County Courthouse, 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 81641. Written comments, objections, and requests for a public hearing or informal conference concerning this bond release application should be addressed to the Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. Comments must be filed within thirty (30) days from the last date of this publication, or within thirty (30) days of the completed inspection by the CDRMS, whichever is later.
Publish: June 23 & 30, July 7 & 14, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

The Town Board has determined that it is in the public interest to conduct aerial spraying along the river within the Town limits and outlying adjacent areas. Aerial spraying will be conducted within the Town limits just after daybreak beginning June 20th through July 1st, 2016 depending upon weather conditions. Further information is available atTown Hall, 345 Market St., 970-878-5344 or from Coulter Aviation, 970-878-5045.
Published: June 23rd and 30th, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Gross Salaries, $7,791.87
PERA, Monthly Contributions, $1,685.42
Colorado Dept of Revenue, CWT $224.00
IRS, FWT/Med $872.98
Centurylink, Phone, fax, internet, $269.26
Moon Lake Electric, Electricity, $1,211.51
Rangely Trash Service, Trash Service, $82.00
Rio Blanco Herald Times, Disbursement, $19.68
Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $60.00
Caselle Inc, Support, $251.00
LR Gateway Services LLC, Gas, oil, grease, $561.92
Walmart, Hose hanger, brackets, cleaners, paper towels, $237.36
WestWater Engineering, Sewer project, $14,915.97
Pinnacol, Insurance, $529.00
CNC Technical Services LLC, Removed and replaced radar system, $400.00
Sands Law Office LLC, Professional Services, $127.00
Office Depot, Envelopes, paper, tape, protector sheets, $89.94
Rangely True Value, Misc. Hardware, gloves, $83.84
Vernal Winnelson, Parts for Well 1, $1,321.25
Mountainland, Parts for Well 1, $247.91
Micro Plastics, Name plates, $46.43
Eagles Nest Contracting, Sewer project, $216,907.04
Basin Rentals Inc, Chipping hammer, $60.00
Published: June 30, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Request for Demolition Contractor Proposals & Qualifications Rio Blanco Protection District Meeker, Colorado Rio Blanco Fire Protection District (“Meeker Fire”), Meeker, Colorado respectfully requests sealed proposals/qualifications for Demolition Contractor services associated with demolition and temporary site stabilization of Meeker’s Fire station located at 240 7th Street, Meeker, Colorado. Project generally consists of, but not limited to:
1. Demolition of the north portion of an existing building, inclusive of foundation.
2. Removing and abandoning water service utility.
3. Removing gas lines back to the portion of the building that will remain in tack.
4. Removing electrical panels that service the portion of the building to be razed, back to the main disconnect.
5. Traffic control
6. Constructing a wood framed wall to secure the remaining portion of the building.
7. Other related items.
A full description of the Scope of Services required is found within the Bid Set Drawings and the Solicitation. The Bid Set Drawings and Solicitation are available electronically by contacting the project manager as noted below: F&D International LLC, Project Managers Todd E Ficken, PE or Ms. Alex Knettel, PM Email: or Phone: (303) 652-3200 Only electronic copies of the RFP and associated documents are available. There is a MANDATORY pre-bid meeting scheduled for 7 July 2016 at 11:00 am at the located at 240 7th Street., Meeker, Colorado. Bid proposals will only be accepted from attendees of record at the pre-bid meeting. All other bids will be rejected. Proposals are due by 01 August 2016 delivery instructions are noted in the RFP documents. Only electronic proposals will be accepted.
Published: June 30, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Tuesday July 5, 2016 7:00 P.M.
Regular Scheduled Board Meeting
345 Market Street, Meeker, CO
I. Call to Order Pledge of Allegiance, Roll Call
II. Approval of the Agenda
III. Approval of the Previous Minutes
IV. Approval of Monthly Disbursements
V. Public Participation
VI. Public Hearings – 7:15 pm Request(s) from the Meeker Lions Club for a special event Liquor Permit (700 Sulphur Creek Road, County Fairgrounds- Grandstands Location); for July 15, 2016, (4 pm to 10 pm) to serve during the Wagon Wheel OHV Rendezvous.
Ordinance 04-2016, an ordinance repealing the large animal registration requirement (upholding the existing 2 animal maximum per property), amending the weed and grass violation notification wording section, amending the right-of-way adjacent property owner maintenance definition section to include the terms snow and grass
Mayor’s remarks
Town Manager’s Report
Town Attorney’s Report

July 6, 2016
The Regular Board Meeting of the Meeker Sanitation District will be held at the Meeker Sanitation District Office,265 8th Street, Meeker, Colorado
1. Call to order
2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
3. Approval of Minutes
4. Public Comments
5. New Business
6. Old Business
2nd Street Sewer Line
Shop for Equipment
Plant Manager Report
Office Manager Report
7. Attorney
8. Board Reports
Delinquent Accounts
Approve Current Bills
9. Adjourn
This agenda is subject to change without further notice. Agenda is posted at the office of the Meeker Sanitation District. 265 8th Street.
Published: June 30, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Public Notice
A public hearing has been scheduled for July 5, 2016 at 7:00 pm at the Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, to consider a request by Meeker Lions Club, for a Special Event Liquor License for OHV Celebration, at 700 Sulphur Crk Rd (Grandstands), Meeker CO 81641 on July 15, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Kathleen Sizemore
Liquor Clerk
Published: July 1, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Equipment Sealed Bid Auction
Public notice is hereby given that the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado, is conducting a sealed bid auction with bid opening on Monday, July 25,2016, at 11:15 a.m. for the following described equipment:
Description: 2013 Dutchman, Rubicon 2600, Toy Hauler Camp Trailer. Minimum bid amount $18,500.00. The equipment is available for inspection at: 570 Second Street, Meeker, Colorado, 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday thru Thursday.
All bids must be marked: “Sealed Bid – Dutchman Trailer”, and be mailed to the Rio Blanco County Commissioners, Attn: Vicky Edwards, P.O. Box i, Meeker, Colorado 81641. Hand delivered bids prior to Friday, July 22, 2016 may be delivered to the Rio Blanco County Administration Office, Attn: Vicky Edwards, 200 Main Street, Suite 500, Meeker, CO 81641. Mailed bids are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday July 22, 2016. Hand delivered bids will be accepted on Monday, July 25, 2016, no later than 11:00 a.m. at the Rio Blanco County Justice Center, Courtroom A, 455 Main Street, Meeker, CO. 81641. Do not rely on the overnight delivery companies to deliver on time. Bids arriving after the above listed times will not be considered. Faxed bids will not be accepted. Sealed bids will be opened and reviewed by the Board at 11:15 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016, in the Commissioners Meeting Room, Rio Blanco County Justice Center, Courtroom A, 455 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. THE DESCRIBED PROPERTY IS SOLD “AS-IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION OF SUCH PROPERTY. BY SUBMITTING A BID, BIDDER(S)/BUYER(S) REPRESENT THAT BIDDER(S)/BUYER(S) HAVE PERSONALLY INSPECTED THE DESCRIBED PROPERTY AT: Rio Blanco County Shop, 570 Second Street, Meeker, Colorado, AND ACCEPTS THE PROPERTY “AS-IS”. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. All questions and inquiries must be received by David Overton at (970) 878-9590, ext. 9597 or (970)629-5645 no later than 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Payment by the successful bidder must be made in cash or by cashier’s check within 5 days of the bid opening made payable to the Rio Blanco County
Treasurer located at: Physical Address: 1032 Jennifer Drive Meeker, CO 81641.
Mailing Address P.O. Box G Meeker, CO 81641
Possession and removal of the equipment must be made within 14 days of bid opening.
Published: June 30, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times