September 4, 2015


Lost & Found 1

Cards of Thanks 2

Help Wanted 3
Whitman County Library is hiring part time positions in Colfax! Are you friendly, flexible, customer service oriented and comfortable with computers? Would you like to work with children providing them fun programs and services? Would you be willing to travel the county working in small town locations? If you answered yes to any of these questions, we want to hear from you. Please apply to the Colfax Branch at 102 S. Main or call 509-397-4366 for an application. 36/1
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT-Finance Director for City of Colfax: Visit for the position profile, complete job description and application packet or contact City Hall at (509) 397-3861. To apply please send a letter of interest, resumé and completed application packet to Connie Ellis, City Clerk at PO Box 229, Colfax, WA. Position is open until filled. 36/3
Legal Secretary – Whitman County’s Prosecutor’s Office. Manage and maintain all District Court files. Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma, proficient in Word Perfect, prefer prior experience and excellent computer skills. Salary: $2,552.00 per month plus benefits DOQ. Closing Date: September 9, 2015, 5:00 pm. Applications available at Whitman County Human Resources 400 N Main, Colfax, at or by calling 509-397-6205. AA/EOE 35/2
Tekoa Care Center is looking for two RNs and two LPNs to join our outstanding team! Nurses are responsible for the supervision of and delivery of care for residents in a skilled nursing unit. This including assessing resident’s needs, administering nursing care, evaluating nursing care, making sure that individual care plans are implemented, and supervising Nursing Assistants and other personnel as needed. We offer flexible schedules. Required Skills: • A current unrestricted RN or LPN License in the state of Wasbington. • Demonstrate clinical assessment skills at the level necessary to meet the job requirements. • Ability to make decisions independently when circumstances warrant such actions. • Effective interpersonal skill and ability to work on an interdisciplinary team. • Basic understanding of computers. • Positive attitude toward the elderly and mentally ill. • Must be able to pass a drug test and criminal background check. • Must be able to communicate both orally and in writing to physicians, families and guardians. • Must be able to respond appropriately in an emergency situation. • Must have a current CPR card. • Must be available to work some evenings, weekends and holidays. Anyone interested please call Tekoa Care Center for an application and to set up an interview or send your resume to janinezimmerman@tekoacare.comPhone: 509-284-4501 or 509-291-6871 from Spokane or Fax: 509-286-3737. 32/tfn
Tekoa Care Center needs reliable help for Laundry, Housekeeping, Activities and Kitchen, Full Time positions available. PLEASE CALL 509-284-4501 TO REQUEST AN APPLICATION 32/tfn
Small, rural nursing home that specializes in behaviors is in need of a full time days, evenings and night shift nursing assistant. NAC preferred but will train if needed. Training provided at Healthcare Training Center in Spokane. Wage DOE, flexible schedule. Privately owned. Great place to work. Please call Tekoa Care Center at 509-284-4501 to request an application. 7/tfn

Misc. for Sale 5

For Sale: 2005 Buick LeSabre. Good condition. Call 509-523-4775. 35/2
Butte Valley Produce Stand in Steptoe by Friendly Mart, Friday and Saturday, 2 to 6 p.m. Locally grown tomatoes, potatoes, broccoli, kohlrabi, eggplant, huckleberries and goat’s milk soap. 35/2

Misc. Wanted 6
Wanted: Electric Typewriter of the 1950s era with standard keyboard. Contact Dee at 592-7787. 33/4

Livestock/Pets 7
Whitman County Humane Society, Pullman Pets for Adoption: Dash 7 yo NM Shepherd/Border Collie Mix, Nathan 2 yo NM mini Australian Shepherd, Alena 5 yo FS Pit Bull Terrier type, Buddy 5 yo MN Pit Bull Terrier type, Wally 10 yo FS Dachshund/Australian Shepherd mix, Benji 2 yo MN Labrador/Border Collie mix, 6 cats & 3 kittens, Emergency foster homes needed for FeLV+ kittens. 1340 SE Old Moscow Hwy, Pullman, WA. 509-332-3422. Shelter hours 7 days a week 1:00 to 5:30 p.m. Website 48/tfn

Farm Machinery 8

Feed, Seed, Fert. 9

Homes for Sale 10
For Sale By Owner: 1232 sq. ft. home with four lots, shop, outbuildings, two car attached garage. Located in Diamond ten miles from Colfax. Call 509-397-4083. Please leave name, phone number. 35/4
Wheatland Arms ground floor condo for sale. Ready to move in. Upgraded bathroom and carpets. All appliances including washer and dryer. $69,900. Call Bob Hickman 208-818-4393. 34/5

For Rent 12
3 Bedroom Apartment for rent in Colfax. No smoking, no pets. $600 / month plus deposit. 509-288-1624, ask for Jessica. 36/tfn
Farm House For Rent, $850 / month. No smoking, no pets. 4 bedroom, newly remodeled. W/D

$24 per year/$43 for 2 years
$33 per year/$61 for 2 years
$24US per year

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