REVISED NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to ORS 294.401, that a meeting of the Budget Committee of Harney County School District #4J, Harney County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 will be held on the 9th day of March, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. at the Crane Elementary School Library located at 43275 Crane Venator Lane for the purpose of receiving the budget message and budget document. This is a public meeting where deliberations of the Budget Committee will take place and any person may appear at the meeting and comment on proposed programs at that time.
Publish: February, 25 and March 4, 2015.
The City of Burns is looking for anyone interested in participating in the budget process for the fiscal year 2015-2016 and to serve on the Burns Budget Committee. You must be a resident of the City of Burns. If interested, please call the administrative office at 541-573-5255 or stop by 242 S. Broadway, Burns, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Interim City Manager
Publish: February 25 and March 4, 2015.
NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to ORS.294.401, that a meeting of the Budget Committee of Harney County School District #1J, Harney County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 will be held on the 16th day of March, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at the Crane Union High School Staff Room located at 43277 Crane Venator Lane for the purpose of receiving the budget message and budget document. This is a public meeting where deliberations of the Budget Committee will take place and any person may appear at the meeting and comment on proposed programs at that time.
Publish: February 25 and March 4, 2015.
NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE
On April 8, 2015, at the hour of 2:00 p.m. at the Harney County Court House, 450 N. Buena Vista Ave., Burns, OR 97720, the defendant’s interest will be sold, subject to redemption, in the real property commonly known as: 519 Dapple Grey Rd., Hines, OR 97738. The court case number is 1407306CV, where THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATE HOLDERS OF THE CWABS, INC., ASSET BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-1 is plaintiff, and GARY A. FREITAG; AMY G. FREITAG; BANK OF AMERICA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION; OCCUPANTS OF THE PREMISES is defendant. The sale is a public auction to the highest bidder for cash or cashier’s check, in hand, made out to Harney County Sheriff’s Office.
PROSPECTIVE BIDDERS, READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY
Before bidding at the sale, a prospective bidder should independently investigate:
(a) The priority of the lien or interest of the judgment creditor;
(b) Land use laws and regulations applicable to the property;
(c) Approved uses for the property;
(d) Limits on farming or forest practices on the property;
(e) Rights of neighboring property owners; and
(f) Environmental laws and regulations that affect the property.
For more information on this sale go to: www.oregonsheriff’s.com/sales.htm
David M. Ward, SHERIFF
Harney County, Oregon
By: Dorathy M. Ousely, Civil Deputy
Publish: March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2015.
Harney County has been awarded Federal Funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
Harney County has been awarded $4,964 to supplement Emergency Food and Shelter Programs in the county.
The Selection was made by a National Board that is chaired by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency and consists of representatives from American Red Cross; Catholic Charities, USA; National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA; The Jewish Federations of North America, The Salvation Army; and, United Way Worldwide. The Local Board was Charged to distribute funds appropriated by Congress to help expand the capacity of food and Shelter programs in high-need areas around the country.
A Local Board made up of representatives from Catholic Charities, the Ministerial Association, Government Agencies, Homeless Representative, Emergency Services Agency, Native American, Aging Council and the Veterans Office will determine how the funds awarded to Harney County are distributed among the emergency food and shelter programs run by local service agencies in the area. The Local Board is responsible for recommending agencies to receive these funds and any additional funds made available under this phase of the program.
Under the terms of the grant from the National Board, local agencies chosen to receive funds must: 1) be private voluntary nonprofit or units of government, 2) be eligible to receive federal funds, 3) have an account system, 4) practice nondiscrimination, 5) have demonstrated the capability to deliver emergency food and/or shelter programs, and 6) if they are a private voluntary organization, they must have a voluntary board. Qualifying agencies are urged to apply.
Harney County has distributed Emergency Food and Shelter funds previously with The Harney County Senior & Community Services Center participating.
Public or private voluntary agencies interested in applying for Emergency Food and Shelter Program funds must contact Angela Lamborn at Harney County Senior and Community Service Center 17 S. Alder Burns OR. Applications must be back to the above address by March 20, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.
Publish: March 4, 2015.
Agency: USDA – Natural Resources Conservation Service
Meeting: Special Harney County Local Work Group Meeting
Date: March 12, 2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Public Meeting Room, Harney ESD, 25 Fairview Heights, Burns
Contact: For more information, contact Zola Ryan, 541-573-6446 ext. 107
Purpose: NRCS is holding a special local work group meeting to gather input into the development of the Natural Resources Long Range Strategy for fiscal years 2016 – 2020. Farmers, ranchers, state and federal agencies, agriculture and conservation organizations, and the general public are invited to attend.
The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
A request for accommodations for persons with disabilities should be made at least 48 hours before the meeting to Zola Ryan, 541-573-6446 ext. 107.
NRCS — Helping people help the land.
An Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.
Publish: March 4 and 11, 2015.
CARD OF THANKS
A big thank you to Officer Parker Hetherwick and Officer Robby Tiller for volunteering your time to help us. We all enjoyed seeing and hearing about what our law enforcement does to protect and keep us safe. The kids especially enjoyed watching Monte and Blade in action. We are truly blessed to have officers so committed to our community. You are all appreciated.
H.C. Homeschooling Families
The family of Laura Sword would like to give a special thanks to all friends and neighbors who helped our family (and Laura) through this difficult time. Thank you for all the prayers, well wishes, flowers, food, donations and all of the extra help. Also, thank you to the Hospice and Hospital staff.
Thank you from the John & Laura Sword families.
All gain no pain meditation! If you have wanted to try meditating, this is a good place to start. Wednesday evenings at 6:30 at the Pioneer Presbyterian Church, or call Chris 541-589-4159.
CB 2/11-3/4 4t
We carry Whirlpool Appliances, including freezers. We also sell water heaters.
70 S. Fairview
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24 HOUR CRISIS LINE: 541-573-7176. HHOPE offers free, confidential services for victims of physical, sexual and verbal abuse. Qualified staff, volunteers provide shelter, transportation and referrals with support and care.
HH 7/19/12 TFN
NEED FIRE STARTER? Stop by the Burns Times-Herald office (355 N. Broadway) on Tuesdays, and pick up bundles of paper before they go to recycling.
26 ft. Freightliner Box Truck with 4K lift gate is seeking loads to/from Burns area. We can deliver to/from Bend/Redmond area or PDX to Burns or Burns to PDX area. Contact Bill at Countryside Couriers in Redmond, Oregon: firstname.lastname@example.org.
BD 3/4-3/11 2t
Wanted: To shoo your snow geese away (I guess you could add a “t” to that “shoo” word). Harney County has been granted a snow goose season (from present to March 10), and I would love to hunt some of our local birds. Life member of Ducks Unlimited, 45 years avid waterfowl hunter. 24 years Burns resident. Please call Rick Thein at 541-573-7001. Thank you.
RT 2/11-3/4 4t
Livestock Worker (Open Range)
Experienced Open Range Livestock Worker, temporary positions to tend livestock on open range; use horses to feed, water & herd livestock to grazing; monitor and treat for health; process and identify animals; assist with calving and birthing of livestock and may assist with haying and irrigating. On-call 24 hours/7 days a week, including holidays. 3/4 contract guarantee once at worksite. Provided at no cost to worker: tools, equip. and transportation & expense to/from worksite (reimbursed upon 50% completion of contract or earlier). Free housing and board provided to workers who are unable to commute to work on a daily basis; Housing may include living in mobile units on open range. Matt Weber Ranch, Baggs, Wyoming; 2 Position(s) 3/01/2015 – 11/15/2015; $875/mo + room and board; Report or send resume to nearest Oregon State Employment Department (SWA), or directly in person at the Burns office of the OR State Empl. Dept., 809 W. Jackson St., Ste. 400, Burns, OR 97720: 541-573-5251. Please reference this ad.
MW 3/4 1t
Grant-Harney CASA Program Director
Grant-Harney Court Appointed Special Advocates is looking for a Director to oversee the program. Primary responsibilities include recruiting, training and supervising volunteer advocates, assuring program adherence to Oregon CASA Network requirements and National CASA certification standards, fiscal management – including creating budget, grant writing, fundraising, and appropriate expenditure of funding streams, public relations – including events, media, and community partnerships, administrative duties including strategic planning, policy development and implementation.
Preferred skills: Supervisory, advocacy, case management, good communication skills, good organizational skills, strong computer skills, knowledge of understanding families in crisis, ability to work respectfully with people of all ages and socioeconomic factors, good conflict resolution abilities. Must be a self-starter, able to work under very little direct supervision.
Required: Clean background check, ability to travel between counties and to State meetings as necessary. Applicant may be from Grant or Harney County
Wages: $23-$26,000 per year, dependent on experience and hours worked.
Please mail resume to:
835 S. Canyon Blvd.
John Day, OR 97845
Attn: Stacie Holmstrom
SG 3/4-3/11 2t
Substitute teachers needed at Harney County School District #3. A current Oregon Teaching License is required. If you have a Bachelor’s Degree, you may apply for a Restricted Substitute Teaching License. For more information, please call 541-573-6811, ext. 221.
MW 2/25-3/4 2t
Firewood for sale. Call 541-573-5030.
BR 1/8 TFN
HAY/ LIVESTOCK FEED
150 ton Oat hay, $160 per ton. 541-589-2862.
DC 3/4-3/25 4t
24.1 Protein, $220/ ton.
23.6 Protein, $200/ ton.
16.1 Protein, $170/ ton.
LD 1/14 TFN
Interested in COSTCO deliveries to Burns? Contact Bill at Countryside Couriers in Redmond, Oregon: email@example.com.
BD 3/4-3/11 2t
Zieber Computer Repair / Tutoring
• Repairs, Maintenance, Sales, Parts
• Upgrades, Installations
• Personalized/Group Tutoring
• Senior Citizen Discount
“Now Offering Rentals!”
Professional (MCP) A+
JZ 1/12 TFN
REAL ESTATE FOR RENT
Small studio apartment, $300 per month, first, last and $150 cleaning deposit. 541-573-6968, ask for Dave.
DW 3/4-3/11 2t
Taking applications for responsible renters. Cute 1+ bedroom house in Hines near nature trail. Large back yard w/ deck. Pets considered. $550, includes appliances and garbage. 541-413-0313.
DS 3/4 1t
RV spaces for rent, $185 per month, includes sewer and garbage. Call Jerry at 541-508-8484 (cell).
JP 3/4-3/11 2t
Office space. Ready to rent or remodel with longer lease. Perfect for consortium of grant funded agencies. 541-573-6608.
RC 2/18-3/11 4t
RETIRED NAVY MAN LOOKING to rent 2-3 bedroom, 2 bath home with a garage and fenced yard. Would prefer property with small acreage for livestock. Looking for long-term lease. Call 307-271-1763.
ER 2/11-3/4 4t
1 bedroom apartments available. Close to shopping and library. Clean and affordable. Call Brian Johnson at 541-493-2522 for more information.
MB 9/25 TFN
2 bed, 1 bath, newer efficient home $425m + dep. fairly small but nice inside, vaulted ceiling, big windows. Electric heat. Background check req. Hines RV park 573-3220 or office at space #1. Available 4/20.
KM 4/16 TFN
1978 Taurus fifth wheel camp trailer, 24’. $1,500 OBO. 1969 Kitco 19’ trailer, $300. 541-493-2118.
JW 3/4-3/11 2t