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KJAN Trading Post

Listen each weekday at 10:15 am and 2:15 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. Please let us know if you have sold your item or found what you were looking for so we can mark it appropriately.

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August 29th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

FOR SALE: Feeder pigs, $40 each. And, 3 Pot-bellied pigs, $25 each. Call 712-249-9838.

FOR SALE: Antique Wicker Doll Buggy, slate blue, in very good condition. Paid $350 for it, will sell for $125.  Call 243-2388 and leave a message.

FOR SALE:  Baby stroller in good condition $20.  Call 243-2388 and leave a message.

FOR SALE:  Beautiful red Barbie convertible, Barbie Tent, Barbie Horse Barn with horse, all for $50.  Call 243-2388 and leave a message.

FOR SALE: Like-new Nike football cleats size 5.5 – could be used for baseball as well – $20.00 or best offer. 712-762-3400.

FOR SALE: T-ball bat, baseball bat, softball bat(good for elementary-aged children or older), 2 baseball gloves (like-new condition), and 4 slightly used softballs – best offer for all – buy one or buy them all. 712-762-3400.

FOR SALE: Hoveround in excellent condition – Best offer. 712-762-3400.

FOR SALE: 2 tickets to the Farm Progress Show in Boone for today or tomorrow.  Retail value $24, will sell or trade for good used ladies 26″ bicycle with multiple speeds, willing to pay extra for bike.  Call 243-2408, 254-1968.

GARAGE SALE:  Saturday 7 am –  noon 1100 E 22nd St   Boy clothes newborn – 18 mo   Girl clothes newborn – 3T.  Baby bed, dresser, pack n play, play kitchens, Little Tykes workbench, exosaucer, car seats, 12.5 inch bike, ProForm Treadmill, microwave and Much, much more…

FOR SALE:  LOTS and LOTS of juice type tomatoes.  Yellow, orange, pink, black and red.  Willing to trade for building materials (2×4, linoleum, etc), freezer, IPAD or tablet, GPS,  furniture, or other non perishable items (excluding onions and herbs) that you have laying around that you don’t use.  North of Kimballton.  712.773.4794.  Have a great day!

FOR SALE:  Never used dorm size refrigerator. Wood-grain on outside. $25 obo 712-249-1027

FOR SALE: Zenith 27 inch TV that’s 4 years old. 254-3995

WANTED:  Used moped 243-2069.


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August 28th, 2012 by Chris Parks

FOR SALE:  10 gallon aquarium for sale.  Includes hooded light, heater, filter system, gravel.  Everything but the fish! $35.  Call 254-6533.

FOR SALE:  2002 Hyundai Elantra 243-4265

FOR SALE: Swiffer wet/dry vacuum sweeper with lots of cleaning pads $20; 20 gallon fish tank with light, 6 tropical fish and 2 algae eaters and tank $25 for all.  243-3396.

WANTED:  1951 Chevy for car parts.  712-210-4228.

FOR SALE:  1980 100 Suzuki motorcycle.  FOR SALE:  Rupp mini bike that might need a little work.  $200.  FOR SALE:  8000 BTU window air conditioner.  $40.  712-304-4568.

WANTED: 12 volt battery pack & charger for a 12 volt Dewalt cordless drill. 712-326-4990.


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August 27th, 2012 by Jim Field

WANTED: PS2 Tony Hawks games in good working order. Call 712-778-2172 or 712-621-7452 and leave message at either number.

FOR SALE:  Lift chair in good condition, burgandy color $150.00 call 712-249-1563.

FOR SALE:  I got a use cars bed I would like to get 20.00 obo.  2. I got a use psp go I would like to get 80.00.  You can text me at 712 242 7326.

WANTED:  Someone to to exterior painting.  243-4308.

FOR SALE:  Chair lift for a van for $300.  FOR SALE:  Osbourne hog feeders.  $300.  FOR SALE:  Set of tractor tires:  16-9-26’s and 12-4-26’s.  $500.  304-4262.

FOR SALE:  Collection of gas engine magazines from November 1993 to July 2010.  167 issues altogether in great condition.  $167.  243-3896.

FOR SALE:  Washer/dryer set for $75.  FOR SALE:  Metal dog house for $10.  FOR SALE:  TV stand with various compartments in excellent shape – walnut color.  $50.  249-7848.

GARAGE SALE: Friday, August 31st, from 2-8 pm at 710 Lin Street (in alley), Atlantic & Saturday, September 1st from 9-4. Guys & gals,items for all ages, antiques, tools, etc.


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August 24th, 2012 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  Futon with tan colored mattress.  Good condition.  Call 712-268-5330 and leave message or text 712-304-1144.  In Exira. $50.00.  Also looking for some nice large Indian corn.

FOR SALE: Maytag washer & dryer, heavy duty, oversized plus $350 for both. 712-781-2050 or cell:402-340-0379.

FOR SALE: US Cellular cell phone, charger, car charger & manual, 2 belt clips. $25. 712-326-4990

GARAGE SALE: August 25th, 609 Cedar St, Atlantic from 7 am – noon. Brand new computer desk, cannon photo printer, dvd player, Eden pure infrared electric fireplace heater – all new; hp computer, baby crib & bath items, collectibles, cabbage patch dolls, coca cola memoribilia, funiture, lots of holiday items. Willing to wheel & deal.

FOR SALE: Swiffer wet/dry vacuum sweeper with lots of cleaning pads $20; 20 gallon fish tank with light, 6 tropical fish and 2 algae eaters and tank $25 for all.  243-3396.

FOR SALE: Georgia workboots size 12 that are still in the box.  Bought at G&L in Des Moines for $90, now selling for $40.  FOR SALE:  4 American racing brand rims.  15 inch 5 bolt pattern that could fit on a Taurus or Focus.  Currently on P215 tires.  Will let you keep rims and tires for $120 obo.  FOR SALE:  4 chrome rims on a GMC or Chevy.  2 are currently on 15×10 in, the other 2 on 14×8 in…but all four have same bolt pattern.  $150.  712-304-2587

FREE:  2 color TVs.  One large and one small.  The large will come with a TV cabinet.  The small one would fit on a nightstand.  243-2568.  SOLD

FREE:  Peaches and pears to pick at 119 Front Street in Atlantic.

FOR SALE:  Black motorcycle helmet…adult small…could be used on a Moped too.  $50 obo.  254-3297.


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August 23rd, 2012 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  7pc drum set d2 by d drum, plus a couple extra symbols and extra throne.  Sizes include: 18″ x 22″ bass drum, 8″ x 10″ & 9″ x 12″ rack toms, 14″ x 16″ floortom and a 5.5″ x 14″ snare drum.  Basswood shells, 1.7MM Triple flange hoops, 14″ hi-hats and a 17″ crash/ride.  $325 OBO excellent condition. Call or text 712-249-3307.

For Sale:  Cricut craft system, brand new in box. Comes with 2 additional cartridges. Paid brand new $370, will sell for $170. Call 712-249-6360.

Estate Garage Sale: 106 W. 6th St.,  Friday, Aug. 24, 2-7, Sat. Aug. 25, 8-1.Tools, dishes, clothes, linens, and many more items. We are selling everything from our parents estate.


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August 22nd, 2012 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  Firewood for sale $4 a bundle, $150 for a truck load of split, and $125 for a truck load of logs, truck bed is 4’x8′ call Alyssa at 712-249-9299.

WANTED:  Looking for a used love seat and /or recliner for college dorm room.   Call or text 712.779.0139.

FOR SALE:   Twin Size Bed.  Mattress, box spring, frame and headboard.  Excellent condition.  $125 o.b.o.   712-254-3297.

FOR SALE:  One price for ALL cat/kitten items in very good to excellent condition: $15.00 for all (includes one medium & one small – round – inside cat houses – small house can be placed on top of medium ; a machine washable fabric cat house, a two tiered cat tower, never used kitty litter box, a tall scratching post, a wood & rope scratching toy , and a cat wire scratching unit). 243-2999SOLD!

WANTED:Someone to lay my new linoleum in my kitchen in Griswold. 243-4217

FOR SALE: A/C 10,000 btu with remote – used 1 season $75; computer desk/amoire $30; both in Griswold. 712-778-5108, leave a message if no answer.

FOR SALE: 6 ft french patio door with double glass, energy star door, never been in the rain, $1400 new, selling for $500; 3 ft wide sliding energy efficient window with wood grain interior, never been outside $100. 712-249-2912

FOR SALE:  1980’s Suzuki 100 that runs and drives well.  $500.  FOR SALE:  Mini bike that needs some work.  FOR SALE: Wheelchair lift for a van…originally $325 but will now sell for much less. 712-304-4262

FOR SALE:  Scooter that needs a new battery.  WANTED:  Used exterior plywood.  243-1445.

FOR SALE:  Sealy Posturepedic Sterling Shire mattress.  Its a firm, queen sized mattress and very clean.  Box springs included.  $125.  563-3526.


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August 21st, 2012 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  (Helps Keep Outside Pets Warm in Winter — Cool in Summer)
l.  PETMATE Insulated outside PET SHELTER – for small pet, 28″ Width by 23″ Height 13″x13″ door, Price: $7.00.
2. IGLOO Insulated outside PET SHELTER – for medium to large pet   30″ Width by 30″ Height  19″x18″ door.  Price: $15.00.
3. (NEVER USED) – FOR OUTSIDE PETS —  LARGE, ELECTRIC HEATED,WATER BOWL – keeps pet’s water from freezing outside during cold winter months.  Purchased January 2012 for $20.00 (have receipt)…Price: $10.00.
Phone:  (712)  243-2999.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Deck Restore Resurfacer Color is Cape Cod Gray. We have unopened unused 2 gallon side rail stain @ $20.00 each and 2-4 gallon unopened  unused floor resurfacer @$150.00. Covers and area of 20 x 20.  Total cost would be $$190.00. Call 712-243-1252.

FOR SALE:  Brand new ladies right handed starter set of golf clubs. 460cc titanium driver and 3 wood, 4h easy to hit hybrid, 7,8,9,PW and alignment putter.  Graphite shafts.  Automatic stand bag and headcovers.  Make a great Christmas gift for that young lady.  $200.00.  712.243-1252.

FREE TO A GOOD HOME:  W. W. Kimball Co. Piano. Upright, no front cover. Serial No. 281269. Located in Atlantic. Interested parties must be willing to move it. Please call 712-249-0853.

FOR SALE: Ticket for the Women in Faith Conference in Des Moines on August 24 and 25. Original price was $110. Asking price $50 Call 712-764-6813.

WANTED:  Dog house and a refrigerator.  789-9385.


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August 20th, 2012 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 4 month old breeding pair of Katahdin hair sheep 175.00 female, 150.00 male or 275.00 for the pair.  Call 549-2591 for more info.

FOR SALE: Like-new Nike football cleats size 5.5 – $20.00 or best offer.  712-762-3400.

FOR SALE: T-ball bat, baseball bat, softball bat(good for elementary-aged children or older), 2 baseball gloves (like-new condition), and 4 slightly used softballs – best offer for all – buy one or buy them all.  712-762-3400.

FOR SALE: Hoveround in excellent condition – Best offer. 712-762-3400.

FOR SALE:  Entertainment Center and TV. Entertainment center is approximately 54″ wide, 48″ tall, shelving with a glass door. 28″ TV with 2 remotes. Both are in excellent condition. $135 for the pair or will separate. Call 243-4350 and leave a message.

FOR SALE:  Train Table for wooden train sets .  Approximately 3 ft x 5 ft.  Has two drawers under it with wheels on both drawers.  Frame and drawers are white.  Table top has decoration on it with water/land/roads.  Comes with 4 or 5 wooden train sets.$75  In Atlantic 712-249-9196, leave message if no answer.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Black Metal Framed bunk bed.  Twin on top, Double on Bottom.  Has both mattress’ and they are covered.  Built in ladder on one end.  Nice shape.  $50 includes mattress’s.  In Atlantic 712-249-9196, leave message if no answer.  SOLD!

FREE:  gray kitten with grey eyes, female about 2 months old. call 712-773-2012.

FREE HORSE GOOD HOME ONLY: 1995 AQHA palomino/grey BROODMARE. Baylee is a great baby producer and an EASY keeper. Very gentle and sweet. We have retired from the horse business and she is too nice to not have a job whether it is being a broodmare, a pasture pal for another animal or just a horse to love. Not broke to ride but probably could be. Call us at 712-268-5560 Hamlin.


FOR SALE: 2006 Sym Moped, blue, runs good, great gas mileage $750. 712-249-8404.




FOR SALE: Star Wars toys – 2 pod racers 2012, Droid tank and many other accessories. Lots of new items still in packaging. Answering machine broken, 243-4131.

FOR SALE: Garden Trellis. $50/obo. Call 712-250-4420.

FOR SALE: Corner Computer Desk,  3 ½-feet tall. Comes with drawers, shelves and doors. $25/obo.  Call 712-773-2471.

FOR SALE: Wheelchair lift for a van $325. 712-304-4262

WANTED: Willing to cut down trees if you cannot afford a tree service.  Will not be able to cut trees in Atlantic though.  The work would be done to help people out, as he would not use the wood for personal use.  He would not be able to do anything more than 2 feet across…also could only cut down trees in more open areas.  778-4672.

FOR SALE:  3 Cockapoo puppies avail;able for sale in about 4 weeks.  Colors are black, chocolate, and apricot.  $400 each.  249-6930.

FOR SALE:  Several Starlite containers in a variety of sizes…some have lids, some don’t.  268-2609.

WANTED:  Power sander for a living room floor (she would be looking rent one or have someone do it for her…not to buy one).  243-2480.  FOR SALE:  3 cushion sofa that is beige with rose and green flowers.  $75.  243-2480.

FOR SALE:  TI 84 silver edition calculator.  249-3999.

WANTED:  Pair of tires:  225-60-16.  712-250-0788.


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August 17th, 2012 by Stacie Linfor

FOUND: keys by recycling bins by Walmart, large set of keys, car keys, house keys. 243-4308


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August 16th, 2012 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  25 cu. ft. side by side refrigerator, 33″ wide, Bisque, Kenmore crushed/cubed in door ice in door water new filter to put in, bought new color.  GREAT condition, $425.00.  Call 712-249-1607.

WANTED:  Newer gas stove propane black in color if possible Call 243-6609 leave message will return call thanks.

WANTED: Looking for a used Xbox 360. Games and accessories included preferred. Wanting to pay less than $200. Email me at dferguson107@gmail.com.

FOR SALE:  Cars Toddler bed, almost new mattress and pad included. Plastic with metal frame. $50.00, 712-784-3770.

FOR SALE: Swiffer wet/dry vacuum sweeper with lots of cleaning pads $20; 20 gallon fish tank with light, 6 tropical fish and 2 algae eaters and tank $25 for all.  243-3396. 243-3396.

FOR SALE:  a pair of brand new Nike football cleats that I want to sell I’m asking $80….they can text me at 712-249-8753 they are size 10 and they are brand new I just bought them and my brother decided not  to play football.

FOR SALE: 100 Endura Suzuki 1980 motorcycle, runs good, Rup minibike,needs work $800 for both obo; or willing to trade for a pickup that runs. 712-304-4568

WILLING TO DO WORK: Tree work, no more than 2′ across, not in Atlantic city limits; also firewood for sale (or camping wood) 778-4672.

FOR SALE: 460 security boards 72″ high 65 cents each. 712-563-3593 (Audubon)

MOVING SALE: 3 riding mowers, snowblower, tiller, lots of tools, wood chipper, lots more. 712-621-2035 (Corning)