Classifieds: September 28, 2017


Please join us for the RBC Farm Bureau Annual Meeting on Oct. 2nd at 7pm, Kilowatt Korner, 6th & Market, Meeker. Speaker Shawn Martini, CFB Vice-President of Advocacy, will address current AG & H2A labor issues. Refreshments will be served.

The Rangely Food Bank is open on Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 at 204 E. Rio Blanco. To donate, please call 970-620-2407.

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 878-5636 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. 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 6:00. 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.

Looking for female roommate to help out with rent and utilities and weekends with cooking and laundry. Call for interview. 970-260-8758

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.


Annual Fall Consignment Auction, Saturday September 30th at 9:00 a.m , 2368 S. 1500 E. in Vernal, Utah
Equipment of all kinds, Many Vehicles, Trucks, Trailers, Campers, ATV’s, Motorcycles, snow machines, pipe, New and Used Tools, Generators, Air Compressors, Lumber, Tack, Hunting items, Guns, Ammo, Antiques & Collectibles, Coins, Household Items, and much more! For more information or to Consign to this Auction please call ZJ Auction Service, Inc. 435-789-7424.

Estate Auction
Saturday, September 30th, 10:00 AM
3151 Sharptail St., Grand Jct., CO (North of 31 1/2 & D Road
Clean hand & power tools of all kinds, air compressor, generator, etc., 7 1/2 HP boat motor, fishing items, Fancy pump organ, barber chair, nice oak furniture-kitchen cabinet, chairs, desks, buffet, gentlemans dresser. Kachina dolls, Xmas items, oil, porcelain & tin signs, railroad items, scales, potbelly stove, 1 cent fortune scale, lost of small antiques & primitives of all kinds, brass guages, glassware, moose horns, modern household items, side by side fridge, electric oven. Items are stored, did not see it all, treasures will be found. For more information call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service, 970-260-5577 or see web
“Call us about a sale for you”


Looking for babysitter for 8-13 hour shifts upt to 4 times per week. 1 child 8 months old. Call 970-314-3358


Western Slope In Home Care In Meeker. Insured and Reasonable rates. Offering general services such as meal preparations, housekeeping, bathing & dressing, medication reminders, transportation services, toileting, Alzheimer’s /Dementia Care, Respite Care, etc. 
Office is located at 685 Main Street Suite #5, Meeker Colorado. You may call us at 970-878-7008 to schedule a free consultation. 


PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS: Retired husband and wife from NE Nebraska looking for areas to shoot PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS. Experienced.

Looking for horse pasture for 2 horses close to town. Call 970-948-2440

**GUNS **

Savage 110 rifle with AccuTrigger in .223. Synthetic stock, Simmons 3×9 scope, and attached adjustable bipod. $400 OBO. 970-404-1238


PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS: Retired husband and wife from NE Nebraska looking for areas to shoot PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS. Experienced.


Lost: wedding band, gold with black indentations. Call 970-366-6445 or 970-366-4072


Dream Maker hot tub, Model – EZSpa, 1.5 years old, hardly used, regular electric plug-120 volt, 15 amp, seats 4 people, 2 deep seats/2 higher seats, mood lighting. $2,500. Call 303-916-4009

Two plots next to each other for sale in the Meeker Cemetery. Asking $300 for each plot. 970-379-2259


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.


Openings available. $15/weekly for ½ hour lessons. Ages 6 and above. Call or text Laura at 970-930-5621.


Looking for a friend.
I am 66 and a no tobacco Harley rider. Looking for someone to spend time with, possibly more. 970-456-7880.


57 year old widow with 2 cats searching for a 1 or 2 bedroom ground floor apartment. Contact Melinda, 970-942-3393


MEEKER: 657 Cleveland, Saturday, September 30, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., mostly guy stuff. . .lawn mower, cars, tools miscellaneous


Auto Technician to work in the shop. Pay rate based on experience. Contact Northwest Auto for more information 970-878-5026 or email resume to

Evening dishwasher needed full-time. Serious positions. Apply in person at Ma Famiglias.

Utah Gas Corp. Instrumentation & Electrical Technician
Position Summary:
Install, configure, calibrate and troubleshoot instrumentation in support of Field and Plant Operations. Work closely with the technical staff to ensure safe and reliable operation of process instrumentation and control systems. Provide general troubleshooting, power and instrumentation measurements in both field and plant installations. Receive direction from engineering and other maintenance personnel. This position will report to the Production Coordinator and is in Rangely, CO
•High School Diploma or equivalent certification required. Applied science degree (AAS) in Petroleum Production Operations, Instrumentation and Controls Technology or related preferred.
•Familiarity with RTU/EFM (Fisher ROC, Bristol, AutoPilot, etc.) preferred.
•Familiarity with Communications (MDS, Free Wave and Modems etc.)
•Familiarity with PLC (ScadaPack, Allen Bradley)
•Familiarity with Transmitters (1-5v, 4-20mA, Rosemount, Wika etc.)
•Familiarity with Level Sensors (Electrolab, Rosemount, Oleumtech, Vega etc.)
•Computer literacy in PLC software, databases, and DCS with a preference to Delta V (Emerson) experience.
•Journeyman electrical designation is highly preferred.
•Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
•Must pass pre-employment drug screen.
•Must possess a valid driver’s license.
•Two years of relevant experience working as an I&E Technician or similar role in the industry preferred.
Send Resume to

The Rangely School District RE-4 currently has an opening for a Bus Route/Activities Driver and Substitute Teacher; refer to for job description and application.

White River and Douglas Creek Conservation DistrictJob Announcement
District Manager
 The White River & Douglas Creek Conservation Districts are seeking a self-motivated, results oriented individual for the District Manager position located in Meeker, CO. 
 The District Manager is a full-time position.  The position includes office administrative and management duties with creative opportunities, within the Districts’ mission, based on the employee’s skills and interests. No supervisory responsibility at this time.
 Compensation is commensurate with the individual’s skills and experience. Benefits provided. Position is open until filled.
 See for job description and more information. Contact number 970-250-6825.  Submit Resume to
Full Time Customer Service Representative
Bank Happy. Work Happy. Right Here.
We are looking for a professional individual with strong customer service skills and cash handling experience to join our team. Banking experience is a plus. Excellent benefits. Apply online at Bank of the San Juans is an Equal Opportunity Employer


FSBO: 22 acre horse property with RV service and new fence. $85,000 OBO. 4751 County Rd 7. 580-377-9436


FOR SALE 14×70 mobile home on 2 acres, 4 miles west of Meeker, 3 BDR/1BA, cistern, $70,000. (970)756-0718 or (970) 878-4629.


4 BDR/2BA house with garage, workroom, shed, large deck, nice location. No smoking/no pets. 871 10th Street. 970-629-0151.

OFFICE SPACE: Stand-alone buildings near court house and downtown area. Can also be used for commercial use. Contact 970-878-5194 for info

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 $595 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

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

3 BDR Townhouse, W/D, water & sewer paid, $650 mo + $750 damage deposit. Avail 9/10. 970-878-4572

3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath townhouse. 750/month,water & sewer included.
references required.

Clean, quiet, 2 BDR/1 BA apartment, no pets, $425 + deposit. Call 970-260-8844 or 970-942-3673

Furnished bachelor’s apartment, no pets, $395 + deposit. Call 970-260-8844 or 970-942-3673


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: 3 slideout 5th wheel, accomodates single or couple, nice permanent setting in RV park. lease, $550 mo., utilities paid, deposit, references required. 970-629-1314

House – 2 BDR upstairs, 3 rooms downstairs, central heat/ac, fenced yard, 1 car garage. 970-629-3605

3 BDR, 1.5 BA, acre lot, heated garage, fiber and trash paid. dog allowed, $960/month, first/last and security deposit. 970-629-5634.

3 BDR, 1 BA, 1500 sq.ft., 2 car garage, large fenced back yard, extra storage available. 1 year lease, deposit, references. 970-640-2393


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.


Notice is hereby given that the Town of Meeker is accepting bid proposals for a used patrol vehicle from the Police Department. The vehicle is a 2007 Ford Expedition 4-door SUV, odometer reads 98,935, VIN – 1fmfu16557la67978. Vehicle is sold as is, and/or general information may be obtained at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker CO 81641 or by calling 970.878.4100
Sealed Bids, minimum of $1500.00 will be accepted at the Meeker Town Hall until October 2, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. The bids will be opened and awarded at the regular Town of Meeker Board of Trustees meeting on October 3, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids and waive any and all informalities, and the right to disregard all non-conforming or conditional bids or counter proposals. Contract award and preferences will be based upon the Town of Meeker personnel Policy & Procedures Manual.
Publish: September 21, and 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Town of Meeker Municipal Code 18.1.137 created a clear operation area for all Town maintenance equipment along all streets within the Town. All trees, tree branches and other obstructions within this operation area or which are causing visual obstruction at intersections must be removed to permit the safe operation of Town equipment and promote the safe movement of vehicular traffic. The clear zone and/or obstructed intersections must be cleared by the property owner by October 8, 2017, prior to commencement of the Town Public Works Department clearing operations.
More information may be obtained at the Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado, Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Lisa Cook, Town Clerk
Published:September 21, 28 & October 5, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE is hereby given that on the 9th day of October, 2017 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with GMCO Corporation, P.O. Box 1480, Rifle, CO 81650 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as Rio Blanco County 2017 Dust Control Project.
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 Clint Chappell, R & B Coordinator, Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Department, 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before October 5, 2017.
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 25th day of September, 2017.
First Publication: 09/28/17
Last Publication: 10/05/17
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice of Budget Hearing
October 10, 2017, 6:00pm
Meeker Recreation Center
NOTICE OF BUDGET (pursuant to 29-1-106, C.R.S.) NOTICE is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation & Park District Board of Directors for the ensuing year of 2018; a copy of such a proposed budget has been filed in the office of the District, where same is open for public inspection; such proposed budget will be considered at the regular meeting of the ERBM Recreation & Park District to be held at 101 Ute Road, Meeker, Colorado on October 10, 2017 at 6:00pm. Any interested elector of the ERBM Recreation & Park District may inspect the proposed budget and file or register any objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.
Published: September 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Gross Salaries, $8,605.73
PERA, Monthly contributions, $1,862.06
CO Dept of Revenue, CWT, $246.00
IRS, FWT/Med, $942.56
Centurylink, Phone, fax, internet, $318.86
Moon Lake Electric, Electricity, $2,018.52
Rangely Trash Svc, Trash svc, $82.00
Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $20.00
Caselle Inc, Support, $340.00
LR Gateway Services, Gas, oil, $345.09
Sands Law Office,, Prof svcs, $557.00
Westwater Engineering, Sewer project, $2,419.50
Intermountain Toxicology, Pre employment test, $20.00
Split Mountain Farm, Flowers, $919.41
Moffat County, Law enforcement, $12,000.00
Dept of Public Hlth & Env, Water permit, $100.00
City of Grand Junction, Wastewater test, $153.00
Rangely True Value, Fans, $33.98
Office Depot, Journal, sheet protectors, misc office supplies, $234.01
CO Dept of Local Affairs, Loan, $7,823.65
Dan’s Tire Svc, Tires, $771.80
ColoCPA Services PC, Audit, $4,750.00
Published: September 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice of Initiation of the Section 106 Process: Public Participation
Centerline proposes the construction of four new collocations of antennas on an existing tower with some new ground level equipment. The proposed telecommunication facilities will be located NW of Co Rd 14C & US-40, Dinosaur, Moffat County; 465-675 Co Rd 46, Rangely, Rio Blanco County; 200 Co Rd 98A, Dinosaur, Rio Blanco County; and S23, T6N, R95W, Moffat, Moffat County, CO. Members of the public interested in submitting comments on the possible effects of the proposed projects on historic properties included in or eligible for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places may send their comments to Andrew Smith, RESCOM Environmental Corp., PO Box 361 Petoskey, MI 49770 or call 260-385-6999.
Pulbished: September 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

October 5th, 2017 @ 8:30am
BOARD ROOM 265 County Road
Meeker Cemetery
1. Call to Order
2. Additions or changes to Agenda
3. Approval of September 7thth Minutes
4. Board Members Sign August 10th Minutes
4. Public Comments
A. Review of SDA conference
B. CEBT Insurance
C. 2018 Budget discussion
D. Manager Report
E. Office Manager Report
F. Present & Approve Bills & Deeds
7. Open Board Discussion
8. Adjourn
Published: September 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of Education Work Session
555 Garfield Street
Meeker, CO  81641
October 3, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
Work Session
1. CASB Convention – November 30 to December 3
2. Policy final edits – Online Link, GBEB-R, JFBB-R
3. Athletic schedules
4. Facilities Master Plan and next steps
5. School Board professional development
a.CASB events
b.Personnel roles and responsibilities
c.Curriculum roles and responsibilities
d.Risk assessment from auditor
6. Items introduced by board members
Published: September 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

DOCUMENT 00 10 00
Sealed Bids for the construction of Town of Rangely Wastewater Collection System
Improvements 2017 will be received by the Owner, Town of Rangely, at the their office located at 209 E. Main Street, Rangely, CO 81648 until 3:00 PM local time on Monday, October 16, 2017 at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. Bid may be mailed to Town of Rangely at 209 E. Main Street, Rangely, CO 81648. The Project generally consists of replacement or rehabilitation of 8 manholes within the Town’s collection system, along with associated piping.
Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be on a lump sum and unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form.
The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: Town of Rangely, 209 E. Main Street, Rangely,
CO 81648.
Teresa Lang
Town of Rangely, 970-675-8476
Questions may be directed to:
Jocelyn Mullen, PE
Town of Rangely, 970-675-8476
Bidding Documents in electronic format (.pdf) will be released to bidders on Thursday, September 28, 2017. The date that the Bidding Documents are transmitted by the Issuing Office will be considered the prospective Bidder’s date of receipt of the Bidding Documents. Hard copies of the bidding documents may be purchased from CRS Engineers for $50 per copy. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including Addenda if any, obtained from sources other than the Issuing Office.
A pre-bid conference will be held at 11:00 AM local time on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Town
of Rangely Town Hall, as listed above. Attendance at the pre-bid conference is mandatory.
The deadline for questions regarding the project will be Thursday, October 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm.
Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
Published: September 28, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Tuesday October 3, 2017
7:00 P.M. Regular Scheduled Board Meeting
345 Market Street, Meeker, CO
I. Call to Order
A. Pledge of Allegiance
B. Roll Call
II. Approval of the Agenda
III. Approval of the Previous Minutes
IV. Approval of Monthly Disbursements
V. Public Participation
This is an opportunity for Citizens to bring comments and questions to the Board of Trustees not being addressed in the Regular Meeting Agenda.  In consideration of other regularly scheduled agenda items, comments will be limited to 3 minutes or less.  Citizens are asked to approach the podium state their name and address for the record.
VI. Chamber Update
VII. A. New Business
1. Opening of Police Vehicle Sale Bid
VIII. Public Hearings- 7:00 p.m.
1. Presentation of public draft of the Town of Meeker Proposed 2018 Budget
IX. Mayor’s remarks
X. Town Manager’s Report
XI. Town Attorney’s Report
XII. Adjournment
Town Board Strategic Plan Workshop
Published: September 28,2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Meeker Urban Renewal Authority
Board of Directors
Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance, Roll Call, Approval of Agenda
1. Minutes from July 18th, 2017 Meeting
Public Comments
New Business:
2. Approve revised RFQ- Better City
Board of Directors Comments
Published: September 28,2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times