Classifieds: Mar. 7, 2019

Ads for 3/7/19


March 2019
NOTE: Please schedule out -of-town appointments before 2:00 PM and call-in advance to set up all medical appointment rides. 970-878-9368 or Cell# 970-456-7701. Chuckwagon: 970-878-5627. Activities are subject to change. Schedule subject to driver availability-thank you for your patience while we are short-staffed!
Bus available on dates noted below:
3/7 – Bus in town/Grand Junction trip
3/8 – Bus in town
3/9 – No bus
3/10 – Church/AM bus
3/11 – Bus in town
3/12 – Bus in town
3/13 – bus in town/BP Clinic
3/14 – Bus in town/Rifle trip
3/15 – Bus in town
3/16 – No bus
3/17 – Church/AM bus
3/18 – Bus in town
3/19 – Bus in town
3/20 – Bus in town
3/21 – Bus in town/Grand Jct medical

Meeker Council of Churches
A Night of Worship
Thursday, 3/7/19 @ 7:00 PM
Hugus Bldg

Open Range Cowboy Church of Meeker
Sunday, 6:00 in the evening
Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall
For more information,
Please call Tom

Wanted: Past favorite clients of The Seamstress. New clients are also invited. Call 878-3193 for an appointment.

The Rangely Food Bank is open on Saturdays from 12:00-2:00 p.m. at 204 E. Rio Blanco. To donate, please call 970-620-2407.

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.
Women’s NA/AA meetings, Monday 1:30 p.m., St. Timothy’s.

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 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 629-9691. 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.
Meeker: Thursdays, Noon to 5 p.m. , 345 Main Street, Meeker. Email: or (970)878-5117
Rangely: Mondays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursdays, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:00.PM 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, 878-3219 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.

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 First Baptist Church ((207 S Sunset). Join us! For more information, call Britt Campos at 801-589-4803.

The VFW, American Legion, and their Auxiliaries will meet the second Thursday of each month at 5:30 PM at 290 4th St. For further information call (970) 878-5326.

Attention Rio Blanco County Veterans: Veterans may be eligible for mileage reimbursement for travel costs to receive VA medical care. If you do not currently receive VA travel compensation please contact the Rio Blanco County Veterans Service offices. Rangely: John ‘Hoot’ Gibson, 970-878-9695. Meeker: Joe Bob Dungan, 970-878-9690. Travel compensation is made possible through the Veterans Trust Fund Grant and VFW Post 5843.


Estate Auction
Saturday, March 16th, 10:00 AM
2730 West 1500 North, Vernal, Utah
2008 clean 20′ enclosed trailer w/winch, 1977 2 horse horse trailer, 20′ homemade gooseneck flatbed trailer, 500 gallon fuel tank on stand, 15 stock panels, saddles & tack, misc antiques, household furniture & appliances, zero turn lawn mower, multiple hand & power tools of all kinds, lots of wood working tools & machines, hardwood, benches, generators, rope, chains, welders, ladders, camping items, 4 guns, ammo, coins, records, and more. Nice clean auction. Estate of Johnny Davis.
For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service 970-260-5577
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Annual Spring Consignment Auction
Saturday April 13th at 9 am
2368 S 1500 E (hwy. 40) in Vernal, UT
Equipment of all kinds, Trucks, Trailers, Many Vehicles, Campers, ATV’s, Boats, Pipe, Tools, Lumber, Lawn and Garden items, Fishing items, Tires, Compressors, Coins, Household Furniture & Misc., Antiques & Collectibles and much more! For more info or to consign, please call ZJ Auction Service 435-828-7424 or go to


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Western Slope In-Home Care

**GUNS **

Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 380 pistol. Mint condition in original box and zipper case. Less than 100 rounds fired. $325. 970-404-1238


We are looking for a quality individual to fill a part-time position with the Rio Blanco Herald Times, averaging 20 hours a week (sometimes more, sometimes less). The ideal candidate will have previous newspaper experience or a communication background; be able to generate well-written, accurate news stories every week with accompanying photographs; attend and report on events and meetings as assigned in Meeker and Rangely; sell advertising for the newspaper, Adventure Colorado magazine and the Northwest Colorado Hunting Guide on commission; and be reasonably tech-savvy. Must own your own laptop and camera (smartphones acceptable). Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite and Dropbox are a plus. Must be able to work on a flexible schedule, be a self-starter, honest, ethical and a team player. Resume, three personal references, and writing samples required, as well as a personal interview. Compensation based on experience. Email


The Blanco Ranger District is looking for a friendly, reliable person with excellent customer service skills to fill a temporary full time Visitor Information Assistant position in our Meeker office. May-September, M-F 8:00-4:30, $16/ho ur. Apply online at For more information, contact Lynn at 970-878-6002.

Blue Mountain Inn and Suites is hiring for Seasonal Housekeeping must be available to work any day of the week and Front Desk Attendant for weekends only. You can pick up an application at 37 Park Street Rangely, CO

The Meeker Cemetery District is seeking seasonal non-benefited laborers. 32 hours per week. May 1st-Sept 30th. Duties include manual labor, grounds maintenance and mowing. Must be able to lift, pull and carry 50lbs. Experience in equipment operation and small landscaping equipment a plus. Hiring $18/hr DOE. Applications available at the Meeker Highland Cemetery office 265 County Road 4, Meeker. M-Th 8am-12pm


Home on 8 acres, 4 miles west of Meeker. 1352 Square Foot, 3 BDR, 2 BA. Great View. 970-756-0718


Browning compound bow with sights, 12 arrows, 2 quivers, 2 stabilizers, 2 mechanical releases and hard case. $350. 970-404-1238


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.

**RE: OTHER **

Great Investment Property, Commercial building on @ .33 acre,Plus two (2)Commercial building LOTS each @ .33 acre, all three (3) properties are frontage parcels adjoining frontage is on U.S. 40 in Colorado. one parcel has building, electricity, city water & sewer, one parcel has city water. Don’t miss out on this great investment opportunity, the possibilities for these Main Street parcels are unlimited. for example: restaurant, store, motel etc. for more information, Call today Western Exposures Realty LLC 970-321-2777


Apartments in town from $300-$450 per month, utilities paid. Please call for details.

Mobile home spaces in Meeker for rent. First two months free. 970-220-2150

2 BDR/1.5 BA Townhouse. Available now, deposit required, No smoking, No pets, fenced yard. 970-620-0917

Bachelors apartment. No pets. $395 + deposit. 970-260-8844 or 970-878-5265

Townhouse, 484 12th St, 2 BDR/1.5 BA, W & S paid, $400 month, 1st and last month + deposit. 239-425-5785 or 970-878-4502

SPACIOUS 2BD/1BA apartments available immediately. Owner pays trash, sewer, water and heating. Coin operated laundry on-site. $550/$600 monthly. 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. $595 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 321-2777..

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


2 BDR/1 BA apartment, 308 S White Ave, w/d, fenced yard, 700 sq ft, remodeled. N/S, no pets. $425 + utilities + deposit. 970-261-5634

2 BDR/2BA Apt/Duplex, covered parking,No Smoking/No Pets. Call 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

Spaces for rent. Managers: Dan & Debbie Shadlow (970)675-2259 or cell: (253)222-3261 or (253)222-3469


Bid Request
White River Electric Association, Inc. is currently seeking bids for our annual weed control program. Bids will be accepted by licensed and insured local weed spraying contractors who are WREA members. The weed spraying will entail substations, yards and right-of-way’s. Please contact Todd Gerloff or Frank Sampson at 970-878-5041 for bid specifications prior to bidding. Bids will be due March 21, 2019.

Dental hygiene students need qualifying boards patients. Compensation possible.
Call 970-675-3250

Cleaning out your freezer? Finicky little white dogs need old venison or beef for dog food. Freezer burned ok. No sausage, pork or chicken. Call, text, or drop off at the newspaper office. 970-948-9547.