KJAN Trading Post

Listen each weekday at 10:05 am and 2:05 pm for
“TRADING POST” on AM 1220/FM 101.1, KJAN!

Trading Post rules: limit 3 items per call (any combination of buy, sell, trade, rent or giveaway), we will not accept items that are being sold as part of a regular business venture. No firearms are allowed.  It is not legal to sell or trade WIC program food benefits and cash-value vouchers and they will not be allowed on our program.  

Do you have an item for the Trading Post?
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Trading Post

May 6th, 2015 by Jim Field

FOUND: car key/fob found in plastic recycle bin.  Please call the landfill at 243-1991 to claim.

WANTED:  moving boxes.  My phone is 515-865-6632.

FOR SALE: Toro Mower, Self Propelled 22” Like New $200.  Call: 712-250-0266.

FOR SALE:  washer $40, electric dryer $40, gas stove $40.  Please call or text 712-249-8141.

WANTED: Grocery carts. Call 249-4005.

FREE: Egg cartons 712-243-4308. FOR SALE: A large bird cage $50; a lifestyle teadmill, has different adjustable heights $200; New Holland toy combine, used but still in box $60. 712-243-4308.


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May 5th, 2015 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  Trailmate red 3 wheel bicycle-basket-brakes!  This DeSota classic has 24-inch tires, chrome fenders and is 80% new.  I would take an old 3 wheeler in on trade.  Also for sale, a 5 x 8 trailer with ramp in good condition.  Call 712-790-1841 in Carroll.

FOR SALE: 325-gallon plastic water tank (like new), $40. Stored in Atlantic. Call 712-590-7022.


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May 4th, 2015 by Jim Field

MOVING SALE:  in Atlantic. Items: Sofa- Beige with maroon, pink, and green flowered ($95): Solid oak pedestal 36 inch table with chairs and cushions ($195); lamps and other misc. items.
Call 712-779-0034 for an appointment to see.

FOR SALE:  36 inch tall patio chiminea used once with candles $149 new sell for $60.  Call 712-250-0315 in Anita.  SOLD!

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WANTED: A lift chair in very good shape. 712-744-3363.

FREE:  a bed liner from a 2003 Chevrolet short box pick-up.  Six feet long.  Call 243-3073.

WANTED:  A used electric knife.  Call 249-4005.

WANTED:  Reasonably priced night crawlers in Atlantic.  Call 249-4005.

WANTED:  a boat cover for a 15 1/5 foot flat bottom boat.  Call 712-304-4262, in Atlantic.

FOR SALE:  A really nice, solid oak entertainment center.  Will hold up to a 50″ TV.  2 doors on the side and the other for storage.  Asking $250.  Call 712-304-4262 in Atlantic.

FOR SALE:  Two ovens.  One is a flat top, electric convection oven.  Very nice, almond color, digital controls.  Asking $175.  Other oven is a coil top electric, very clean, asking $100.  In Atlantic, call 712-304-4262.

FOR SALE:  five cords of firewood, you haul it.  Wood is oak, ash, elm and mulberry.  Asking $75 per cord.  Call 712-778-5131.

FOR SALE:  Night crawlers, asking $1.00 per dozen.  Call 712-778-5131.


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May 1st, 2015 by Jim Field

MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE SALE: 219 N Jefferson St, Exira on Saturday, May 2nd from 8am – 2pm.  Items include pool table, vintage china hutch, dining table, home & lawn decor, and much misc.

WANTED: Garden plants and someone who buys metal. 712-249-4005 in Atlantic

WANTED: Pop-up campber, one that doesn’t leak, older, small camper, nothing over $2,000-$3,000. 712-304-4262.


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April 30th, 2015 by Jim Field

GARAGE SALE:  (Everything must go) Saturday May 2nd 8 am to 1 pm, 210 West 3rd (corner of 3rd and Cedar) items include- glider, end tables, toys, old dishes, vintage magazines, scrub tops, misc Christmas and much more! Lots of 25 cent items.


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April 29th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

GARAGE SALE: May 1st from 8-am to 6-pm, and May 2nd from 8-a.m. until Noon, at 804 E. Mahogany Street, in Atlantic. Items include: toys, books, a weight bench, and more.

FOR SALE:  Drill press for sale $100.00 or obo.  Call 712-250-0931SOLD!


UPDATE/FOR SALE:   On April 10, some one placed an ad looking for used lawn/garden equipment. The listed phone number was not correct (it sounded like a fax). I have 3 pieces that you may be interested in. Call/leave message 243-2585.

MOVING SALE: Older 70”s Yamaha 4 Wheeler with sprayer tank 100 OBO 2001 Honda Recon 2×4 500 OBO 20-25 sheets of corrugated metal, brown 38”wide by 12-14’. 549-2591 after 12.  SOLD!

FOR SALE: A walker, has a seat tray on it, will hold up to 300 lbs, make an offer. Can be seen at GARAGE SALE: Saturday, May 2nd in Exira, 101 South Cottage. Call 712-268-5426.

WANTED:  Looking for some old red bricks for a landscaping project. Call or text 712-249-9895.


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April 28th, 2015 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  36 inch tall patio chiminea used once with candles $149 new sell for $75 712-250-0315 in Anita.

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FOR SALE: Older Holly 4 barrell carberator double pumper set up for racing Ford car, can convert to gas $50; FOR SALE: 45 dozen night crawlers, $1.50 each. 712-778-5131.

WANTED: Looking for electric knife and night crawlers. 249-4005.

FOR SALE:  Cricut Expression 24″ Personal Electronic Cutting Machine with 5 cartridges, 2 new cutting mats, and Cricut 7 piece tool kit. Cartridges included are My Community, All Mixed Up, Lyrical Letters, Plantin SchoolBook, and Home Decor. Cricut has been used a handful of times. Call or text 712.789.0859 for more information.


WANTED: 7 passenger mini van, looking to spend around $3,000. 712-269-0866 after 4 pm.

FREE: Computer desk.  Located at 510 E. 22nd Street in Atlantic.  Stop by today or all day tomorrow if interested.


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April 27th, 2015 by Chris Parks

FOR SALE: 325-gallon plastic tank (like new), $50; P215/70/R15 tires (Less than 14,000 miles on 70,000 mile rated tire), 4 tires & rims, 4 wheel covers, for $265. Stored in Atlantic. Call 712-590-7022.

FOR SALE: Drill Doctor- drill bit sharpener.  Model DD500SP.  Asking $90.  Call Terry at 712-653-2960.

FOR SALE:  Housecat, male, smallish in size, 2 years old, neutered, litter box trained. Orange tabby with eyes the same color. Indoor/outdoor.  Has been inside most of the time in the day, kept inside at night. Loves to go outside for awhile in day. Is needing more outside time than he can get here. But likes to be inside to curl up in a sunshiney window.  Lovable. Jumps up in your lap and is happy to be petted. Nuzzles you. He needs a country home. No dogs, no other pets.  Rehoming fee $25. I will need to interview you. 712/549-2410.

FOR SALE: Antique Eastlake style center table on rollers. 22 in x 29 1/2 in x 30 1/4 in high. $185.00. Call or leave message 712-268-2498.

FOR SALE: Antique windmill in good shape needing moved. Make an offer. Call or leave message 712-268-2498.

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FOR SALE: Char-broil gas grill with side warmer. Includes outside cover. $50. Call 249-7520 after 6 p.m.


FOR SALE:  Vision Fitness T9600HRT treadmill. Completely programmable with adjustable hill vs flat running settings. Optional heart rate monitoring. $500 or best offer. Call 249-7520 after 6 p.m.


FOR SALE: Kenmore 4 Burner Gas Grill with side burner. Two years old. Have owner’s manual and original receipt. Tank not included. Can deliver in Atlantic. $100 OBO. Call 712-250-0266.  SOLD!


FOR SALE:  TORO lawn mower self propelled 22″ almost new Call 249-1965.  SOLD!

FREE TO A GOOD HOME:  2 lovable calico cats. Call 243-3873.

WANTED:  a used golf cart or 4-wheeler to get around the farm.  Call 712-268-2609.


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April 24th, 2015 by Chris Parks

FOR SALE: 5×8 Factory Trailer with ramp and 7 push mowers. Includes self-propelled, baggers, John Deere, Toro, and Yardman models. All were used last year.  Asking $1,000 cash for all.  Call 712-790-1841 in Carroll.

FOR SALE: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette Minivan, full power and air, red wine color, well cared for, 136,000 miles $6,500 obo; 3010 John Deere Gas Tractor, narrow front, 46A JD Hydro Loader, Sickle Mower, 7′ blade. $6,500. 712-243-2408, leave a message.


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April 23rd, 2015 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 2002 Ford Explorer 4X4 V8 Automatic. Leather interior, third row seating, 149K miles. $3500. Call or Text 712.789.0619 in Griswold.

FOR SALE:  Toro Personal Pace recycler 22in B.S engine, variable speed self-propelled gas lawn mower with blade stop system. 3 in 1 mulch-side discharge or bag included.  Easy starting.  $287.00 firm-cash one year used New $399.00 bright red.  Call 243 4132 or leave message.

FOR SALE: 32″ Airens riding mower, 10 horsepower engine, needs some carburetor work $80. 254-9049.