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Kalma Construction is looking for welders. Must be 18 or older with a strong work ethic and self motivated. Excellent opportunity to advance for the right person. Contact 719-691-9783 or 719-688-0891.  8/21

EMERGENCY SERVICE COMMUNICATOR – The City of Lamar is accepting applications for an Emergency Service Communicator in the E-911 Dispatch Center. Schedule: Graveyard 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM. Under general supervision is responsible for receiving all calls to Communications Center, analyzing the calls, and determining the appropriate need for response. He/she notifies law enforcement, fire, and/or ambulance personnel or requests for service and follows through on all responses. Performs work that varies somewhat but is performed within prescribed standards. Starting Salary: $14.36 per hour. Applications and job descriptions are available on-line at Employment on the City of Lamar website. Applications may also be submitted into the Human Resources Office. Position will remain open until filled. Contingent upon job offer, the successful applicant will be required to take a pre-employment physical, drug test and provide a current motor vehicle record. EOE 8/21

FULL-TIME BOOKKEEPER/SECRETARY – Working knowledge of general bookkeeping including debits & credits & account classification, Word & Excel required.  Working knowledge of Quick Books a plus.  Payroll including Payroll Taxes & accounts payable a plus.  Ability to greet the public, get along with people, ask questions & listen to answers preferred.  Salary dependent on experience.  Send resume to rfarmer, llc, PO Box 1173, Lamar, CO  81052 or e-mail to  Position will remain open until filled.     9/4

Fire Engineer/EMT-I The City of Lamar is accepting applications for a Fire Engineer/EMT-I. Under general supervision, responds to alarm and other emergency calls to protect life and property; drives and operates fire equipment and apparatus; participates in fire prevention programs including inspections, station maintenance, and training activities; operates and carries out Emergency Medical Technician duties; leads volunteers. Work varies requiring individual judgment within prescribed standards and procedures. Job Requirements: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school, one year of experience as a Firefighter or as a volunteer and knowledgeable in all aspects of general fire- fighting tactics, and operations of all fire apparatus and equipment. Shall be certified as an Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate, by the State of Colorado, or EMT-Basic with IV certification and is willing to obtain EMT-Intermediate certification. Applicants must possess a valid Colorado driver’s licenses. Applicants shall be certified as a Fire Fighter 1 under the Colorado Division of Fire Safety or become certified within two years. Starting pay $14.36. DEADLINE: All application materials (including a resume) must be postmarked or received in the Human Resources Office by 4:00pm on Friday, August 30, 2019. EOE 8/28

FIELD WORK – ($15/hr) – Daily monitoring and inspection of hemp crop and irrigation. Must be able to perform physical labor, have reliable transportation, general knowledge of farming/crop, and mechanical skills/ability to make irrigation repairs. After training, will also be responsible for mixing nutrients to irrigation system. Ability to work with a team on rotating schedule, 7 days/week, work location approximately 7 miles, from outskirts of Lamar. Successful candidates will be considered for long term employment and advancement as we grow the hemp industry in the local community. Please contact Chuck Winters at or 720-394-2960. 8/21

Needed good Construction Workers – Please call Dennis at 1-719-680-0385. 8/21

EI coordinator – Full Time Position with a 4-day work week. Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; proficient with Microsoft office. Must have a valid Colorado driver’s license, as this job requires some driving to community locations.  Bachelor’s degree preferred; but will accept an associate degree with 3 years of experience in the developmental disability field.
Wage is negotiable depending on experience. Please apply in person at SDS 1111 S. 4th Street Lamar CO 81052.           9/4


WOW!! For Sale 4 Bedroom / 2-Bath House in Las Animas.  Attached Large shop-garage with RV parking inside and lots of storage. Almost 1/4 of an acre corner lot. Perfect for large family or the lake enthusiast.  Asking $180,000. Call Cruikshank Realty at (719) 336-7802

Taylor Acoustic – Electric Grand Auditorium Guitar – Model 214 CE, excellent condition, includes case. New price would be $1,100.00 on sale here only $800. Call 688-9095.


Lamar Apartments – 708 S. Mullen Street, B-5, 1,2,3 & 4 Bedroom Apartments, $525.00 – $1,000.00 a month, utilities included. Qualified reservations waiting for Vacancy considered in order received. Please call 1-719-336-6877.               9/25

BEST ADDRESS IN LAMAR! 1-Bdrm at The Alamo Apartments available now. $950 furnished includes AC/Heat, Free Wifi-Cable TV-Internet, all utilities. In-building laundry, exercise room, BBQ station, off-street parking. Secure building with camera coverage. Call 303-399-8635 for free application.             8/28


NOVEMBER 5, 2019

To be qualified, a candidate must have been a registered elector and a resident of the school district for at least twelve consecutive months before the election, and a resident of the director district which will be represented, with the exception of Holly RE-3 and Wiley RE-13Jt, which have member-at-large. A person is ineligible to run for school director if he or she has been convicted of committing a sexual offense against a child.
A person who desires to be a candidate for school director shall file a written notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least 25 eligible electors for Granada, Holly, and Wiley School Districts and 50 for Lamar School District who are registered to vote in the regular biennial school election.




Director District B • Director District D • Director District F
Nomination petitions may be obtained at the Granada School District Office, Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00, beginning August 7, 2019

Completed petitions shall be submitted no later than
4pm on Friday, August 30, 2019

Holly RE-3 District

Offices to be voted on:
Two (2) member-at-large seats
Nomination petitions may be obtained at the Holly School District Office, Monday-Thursday, 8:00-3:00, beginning August 7, 2019

Completed petitions shall be submitted no later than
3pm on Friday, August 30, 2019

Lamar RE-2 District

Director Districts to be voted on:
Director District B • Director District C • District D • District F
Nomination petitions may be obtained at the Alfred R. Young Administration Building, Monday-Thursday 7:30-5:00 and Friday 7:30-12:00 beginning August 7, 2019.

Completed petitions shall be submitted no later than
noon on Friday, August 30, 2019

Wiley RE 13JT District

Offices to be voted on:  One (1) member at large seat

Nomination petitions may be obtained at the Wiley School District Office, 510 Ward St. Monday-Thursday 8:00-4:00, beginning August 7, 2019

Completed petitions shall be submitted no later than
11am on Friday, August 30, 2019 8/21