In loving memory of Floyd H. Wegner 6/6/1919 to 12/31/2006. In life we loved you dearly. In death we love you still. In our hearts you hold a special place, no one could ever fill. -Your loving wife and Texas family. G 12/29-12/29


Thank you so much for the calls, cards, food, gifts, hugs and visits, help & offers to help during my hip surgery and after. God Bless You. Elaine Hurtt. C 12/29 -


55 gallon barrels to give away. First come first serve. Stop in the alley behind The Goodland Star-News at 1205 Main, Goodland. G tfn


College Students, Decent furniture for your dorm, very low prices. 785-443-5889. C 10/6-TFN


BIG CITY MUSIC - Historic Opera House: Atwood 785-626-5088,, COME ALIVE WITH MUSIC. C 12/29

The Thomas County Commissioners and Road and Bridge Department are accepting bids for mowing the county road ditches during 2011. This will require at least three mowings of the county road right-of-ways. Information can be obtained at the Road Department office at 300 North Court, Colby, KS 67701. C 12/22-12/29

Superior Flooring & Furniture, Burlington, CO. 14,500 sq. ft. showroom! Carpet, ceramic tile, vinyl, appliances, furniture and bedroom sets to list a few! Check us out at 360 14th St., Burlington, CO (719) 346-7579. G 12/15-1/15

$ Make More Money $ Consign... Don't Auction!! Quit paying storage, clean out your garage. 785-443-5889. C 10/6-TFN

SPRING CLEANING? CARPET CLEANING. Any 3 rooms only $124.95! Dry-Foam & Green Seal safe. Servicing NWKS mileage free since 1987! A+ Cleaners 785-538-2526, Johnene Cheney. N3/31

NORTON DOCTORS CLINIC will be closed Friday, December 31 and Saturday, January 1, 2011. The clinic staff wishes you and your family a safe and healthy new year. N 12/22

Company's Coming - Carpet Cleaning: 3 Room Special only $149.95. Dry-Foam & Green Seal safe. Servicing NWKS mileage free since 1987! A+ Cleaners 785-538-2526 or 785-443-5400, Johnene Cheney. C 10/6-12/31

ROCK & BOWL every Friday and Saturday nights at Bowladium Lanes, Goodland. 9 p.m. to Midnight. (785) 890-BOWL (2695). G 8/4-TFN

LOST/FOUND FOUND: Circle High Class of 1997 class ring, found outside Dependable Glass in Goodland, KS. Stop by The Goodland Star-News, 1205 Main Avenue, or call (785) 899-2338 to identify.


Need houses to clean and yards to mow! Julie Roane (785) 821-2800 or (785) 890-7104. G 12/29-12/29

Wanted: Rural Home & Building repair, mobile home repairs, trenching, back hoe work, farm clean up, septic systems installed. 785-462-8674 or 785-201-5175. C 12/8-12/29

Paving Bricks. Mismatched lots are fine. 785-672-4163 leave message. C 9/15-TFN

Junk batteries, non-ferrous metals and iron. Darrel Bowen. Phone 785-899-2578. G tfn

WANT FARM GROUND to cash rent. Will pay a premium. 785-567-7837. O tfn


Cozy Cottage Child Care in Goodland is now opened until 10:30 p.m.. Call (785) 890-5469 or (785) 821-2314. Accepting all ages! G 12/29-1/5

Daycare has openings for all ages. 785-443-3837. C 12/22-12/29


Sleep Inn & Suites in Oakley now hiring housekeepers. Apply in person at 3596 E. Hwy 40. C 12/29-1/5

Real Country Caf in the is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our management team. Annual compensation 50K. Compensation includes base wage plus incentives, and benefits including Blue Cross and Blue Shield health and life insurance, 401K, and paid vacation. Apply in person or send resume to Betty Bullard at Wakeeney 24/7 Travel Store Exit 127 on I-70 Wakeeney KS 67672. C 12/29-1/12

Physical Therapy Manager needed for Colby Care Center. Full time with benefits. Send resume to or call 801-296-5105. C 12/29

Fairview Estates Retirement Community and Assisted Living is now accepting applications for full-time, and part-time CNA and CMA's (Medication Aides) for a growing Assisted Living Facility. All shifts available. Pick up an application at 1630 Sewell Ave. (behind Dillon's) or call Gary 785-462-2154. EOE. C 12/29

Wanted Owner-operator to pull 50-foot cattle pot. 4-state area must have insurance & permits. Based in Hoxie, KS & Olathe, KS. Call 8AM-6PM at 800-542-7838 or 785-386-8235. Fax resume to 913-533-2426. C 12/29-1/5

Driver-OTR to haul cattle. CDL & Reference required. Great benefits. Based in Hoxie, KS & Olathe, KS. Call 8AM - 6PM at 800-542-7838 or 785-386-8235. Fax Resume to 913-533-2426. C 12/29-1/5

Timmerman Feeding is looking to fill a position in the maintenance/feed department. Individual duties may include welding, run heavy equipment, driving a feed truck, along with various other duties. Salary depends on experience and qualifications. If you are looking for a place to start a career, contact Jason Timmerman at 785-462-3947. G 1/19

Don't find a sales job, find a sales career. Combine Insurance is looking for quality individuals to join our sales force. We provide training, a training completion bonus, comprehensive benefits and leads for your local market. For more information contract Rick Hancock at (316) 708-5238. EOE. G 12/22-12/29

Kansas Quick Lube is accepting applications for an immediate opening for full-time Lube Tech. Be a part of a winning auto-service team! Good pay, good benefits, good folks. Pick up application at 1927 S. Range, Colby, or request on-line: C 12/22-12/29

Twisters Bar & Grill help wanted: Waitresses, cooks, helpers and door people. Experience a plus but will train the right person. Apply at Twisters. C 12/22-1/5

Rawlins County seeking Director for Emergency Medical Services. Prefer previous Experience as EMS Director or at least 3 years EMT experience. Applications due January 14, 2011. Contact: County Clerk, 607 Main #C, Atwood, KS 67730. Call: 785-626-3351 or FAX 785-626-9019 O 12/22-1/12

Rawlins County seeking Full Time EMT. Applications due January 14, 2011. Contact: County Clerk, 607 Main #C, Atwood, KS 67730. Call: 785-626-3351 or FAX 785-626-9019 O 12/22-1/12

CNA's needed. Full-time or part-time. Apply in person at 408 E. 6th, Sharon Springs, KS, or call (785) 852-4244. G 12/22-12/29

CDL driver, good driving record with no tickets or accidents in 4 years, home every night. (785) 821-0492. G 12/22-12/29

NWKS Ford Dealer in a progressive community currently seeking a Full-Time Light Mechanic, duties to include Oil Changes, Brake Jobs, and Line Tech. Established Business of over 40 years. Competitive Pay, Attractive Benefit Package, college town, great place to live and work. Contact Chris at Tubbs & Sons Ford Sales Inc. Colby, KS 67701 (800) 369-3673 or C 12/15-12/29

Lang Diesel Inc. is hiring a salesman at our Colby location. Applicants should have knowledge of farm equipment and prior sales experience is preferred. Call 785-462-2412 for more info, send resume to, or pick up application at 1280 S. Country Club Dr. C 12/15-12/29

Experienced Electrician needed. Contact Jim's Electric, Inc. 210 E. 2nd. Colby, KS 785-460-2844 C 12/15-12/29

27/4 Travel Stores is now accepting applications for Area Manager to supervise multiple stores in the Western region of KS. Potential earnings of 50K plus BCBS health and life insurance, 401K, and paid vacation. See us at our website Please send resume to Triplett Inc. PO Box 647 Salina, KS67402-0647 attention Butch Stucky or email at C 12/15-12/29

Experienced Bookkeeper for busy tax office. Knowledge of bookkeeping, payroll, quickbooks, and excel a plus. Please send resume to 135 N. Franklin Ave. Colby KS, 67701. C 12/1-TFN

Bartender, wait staff, and cook needed at Meadowlake Golf Course and Lounge in Colby. Full or Part-time. Excellent wages. Must be 21. Apply in person. C 12/9-TFN

BREWSTER - The Colby Free Press needs a correspondent to report local news. Call Kevin or Steve at 785-462-3963. Paid by the column. C 3/25-TFN

ARE YOU SEARCHING for a rewarding, job where you make a difference in people's lives? Norton Valley Hope is seeing a FT and PT RN/LPN to join our nursing team. Competitive salary with a wonderful working environment. Stop by facility for application or email resume to EOE. N 12/29

DRIVERS: Regional, Scott City, KS. Class A-CDL-X required. 877-484-9675. Apply on-line at: N 12/29


Hassle Free Painting Looking for Int. work over 25 years experience. Drywall and small remodels. Call Tom 785-470-7192

Terry's Home Repair and Mobile Home Service. Carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing, roofing and general handyman work. Grinnell 785-824-3231 or 785-953-0585. C 12/15-1/5

Psychic Consultations. 785-443-5957. C 10/6-TFN

Andrew's Mowing Service Need mowing, fertilizing or snow removal? Call Andrew Richards at 785-470-7556. - O 12/22-1/12 -

Dan is back! Dan Geschwentner. Small remodeling and repair jobs. Call 785-443-3673. C 2/3-TFN


"ASSIST-Ur-SALE." Have items in storage or a vehicle you want to sell? We have a 90% sell rate and we can sell your items for a minimal 10% commission. References available. No charge to you unless your item sells. Call Duane at 785-443-1177. C 4/8-TFN

Tired of leaks every time it rains? Frustrated with the bucket brigade? Murray Roofing. 780 E. 4th, Colby. 1-800-794-3204 or 785-462-6908. C 3/18-TFN

Free Estimates on all kinds of roofs. Murray Roofing. 780 E. 4th, Colby. 1-800-794-3204 or 785-462-6908. C 3/18-TFN

Free Estimates on vinyl siding, windows, doors, and insulation. Murray Construction. 780 E. 4th, Colby. 1-800-794-3204 or 785-462-6908. C 3/18-TFN

SEPTIC TANKS PUMPED and systems installed. Call Logan Septic and Water. 785-543-7772. N tfn

Piano works: Piano tuning and repair by qualified piano technician. Call for appointment, 719-346-5699. G tfn

Hickert & Scott Enterprises, LLC. Windmill repair and service. Tree trimming & removal. 785-475-2729. O 12/29


One bedroom house for rent. Washer/dryer hook up, no smoking, no pets. 785-462-2529. C 12/29

Nice 2 bedroom Washer/dryer hook-ups, dishwasher, no smoking, no pets. $550/month. Sandstone Apts. 785-443-3789. C 12/29

1 bedroom apartments for low income individuals that meet specific disability criteria. Rent and utilities subsidized. Applications available at 770 Dylan Dr., Colby or call 785-462-3473. Rural Development, Equal Housing Opportunity. C 12/29

For rent: remodeled two bedroom house with garage also new central air and heat. Two bedroom trailer. (785) 890-5472. Goodland. G 12/29-1/5

2 bedroom duplex apartment at 1108 Clark, Goodland. Attached garage. Kitchen appliances and washer/dryer furnished. Joyce Boehme at (785) 890-5980. Evenings and weekends (785) 899-4631. G 12/29-1/5

Large 1 bedroom apartment for rent in Goodland. Large living room, laundry room. (785) 899-2451 or call (785) 821-0567. G 12/29-1/29

Time Share Condo. Up to 1 week, 1 or 2 bedroom. 5 star to be used by February 28, 2011. 785-443-0544. C 12/15-12/29

High-end newly remodeled 2 bedroom apartment in Colby. All utilities, cable & internet paid. $685/month. Call 785-462-5861. C 12/15-12/29

1 bedroom apartment for rent, Goodland. Call (785) 728-2128. If no answer, inquire at 120 W. 14th. G 12/8-1/8 2 bedroom, ground floor, W/D hook-ups, all utilities paid. Call 785-462-2331. C 12/8-TFN

Christmas Special, Mobile Home For Rent: Big 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath W/D, also smaller 2 bedroom, W/D. 785-462-7468 or 785-462-1047. C 12/22-TFN

2 and 3 bedroom houses. Stove and fridge supplied. (785) 890-6538. Goodland. G 7/28-tfn

Houses & Apartments. Cole Real Estate in Goodland 785-899-2683. G tfn

Mobile Home Court Lots for rent in Colby. Call Shawn at 719-342-0654. C 11/10-1/24


Disc Rolling Rolling on the farm. Call Ron Lewis, Eustis, NE. 308-486-3501. N tfn

VEHICLES/RECREATION 1999 Crown Victoria LX, 95,000 miles, white, new tires, runs great. MUST SEE! $4,500. Call (785) 224-5144. G 12/22/1/22

1998 Toyota 4 Runner 4x4, moon roof, auto - AC - EW - EL 191,000 miles, factory towing package. 785-386-8190. C 12/22-12/29

2005 F-350 Harley Davidson Edition Super Duty Turbo V8 4x4. 82,000 miles, all leather interior, fully loaded, 4 door with 8' bed. 2006 P&J 32' Trailer, 20,000 lb axles with hydraulic dove tail and winch. $37,000. Call Terry (785) 821-4614. Goodland, KS. 820 W. 14th St.. G 12/15-TFN


2 BEDROOM HOUSE on large lot and in good condition. Re-modeled bathroom. Move in ready, 406 N. Brown, good neighborhood. Call 785-877-3091, Connie Stromer. N 1/29

Our home 2 bedroom, 1 bath, all appliances, AC/furnace. Must sell to pay taxes. Price reduced, recent renovations. 785-462-8674. C 12/8-12/29

3 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bath Modular Home with 2 Car Oversized Garage...Ready to Move to Your Land! Must liquidate before the end of the year! Call 785-625-6539 or 800-621-6539 for details. G 12/8-12/29

CALL JOLENE WEISER at 785-877-2185 for all of your real estate needs - Kansasland Realtors - Larry Riggs, Broker. Please give us a call so we can go to work for you! We have potential buyers seeking homes. N tfn

KNOWLEDGEABLE OF Real Estate and proven Real Estate Salesperson. Internet accessible and supporter of Daily calls for Real Estate Listings by R.J. Metcalf in Norton and surrounding area. Let us help you. Listing agent, Duane McEwen. Call 785-877-3032. N tfn


Kenmore electric range with smooth cook-top, 1 year old, excellent condition, bisque color, regular and convection oven, 5 burners. 785-687-4051. C 12/29-1/5

Three standard bathroom stools. $15 each. (719) 346-7612. G 12/22-12/29

Farmhand F228 Loader with pump valves grapple. 2002 Dodge Dakota Quad 4x4 call 785-626-9233 or 785-626-4509. - O 1/5-1/19-

The Last Horsethief Southwind Plaza, Colby, KS. Decent experienced furniture & appliances at ridiculously low prices. 785-443-5889. C 10/6-TFN

Are you looking for wood to burn this winter? Give me a call (785) 890-7224 or (785) 728-7083. $125 a pickup load, delivery available for small fee, locally only. G 9/22-TFN

Do Your Feet Hurt? We can help with Foot Integration Technology. We also provide medicare approved diabetic shoes up to size 15 with doctors prescription by appointment only. Currier Drug, Inc., Atwood. 1-800-696-3214. O 7/2-tfn

Rubber stamps, custom made, The Country Advocate, 1205 Main. Goodland, Kansas. (785) 899-2338. G tfn


Registered 12 week old Cocker Spaniels, shots up to date. Call (785) 626-4160. G 12/22-12/29

Registered Shiba Inu, 9 weeks old, male. (785) 626-4160. G 12/22-12/29

AKC German shorthair pointers. $300 Ready Dec.27. Larry Van Otterloo 785-475-4100. -O 12/22 -

Pure red heeler pups for sale. 8 weeks old, only 4 females left. Gorgeous dogs. 785-443-2620. C 12/22-12/29

FEMALE BLACK LAB 1 1/2 years old. Comes with full size kennel. Needs good home with people around. Call 785-877-3848 or 785-874-4294. N 12/29


LOOKING FOR farm ground to cash rent. Will pay a premium, 785-567-7837. N 1/15/11


FULL-TIME AUCTION COMPANY, all types of sales, reliable auction crew, computerized clerking and check out, 601 E. Holme, Norton, KS, 785-877-3032. McEwen Auction-owner, Duane R. McEwen, Auctioneer N tfn


Week of December 29, 2010