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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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Trading Post

August 11th, 2011 by admin

FOR SALE: 24 holiday barbies still in box from the 1990’s. Make an offer for all or individually $25. 712-563-6767

FOR SALE: Kenmore electric stove, self-cleaning, reasonable price. 712-243-1499


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August 10th, 2011 by Jim Field

WANTED: Canning Jars, all sizes.  Call 243-7010 or text 254-2351.

FOR SALE: a dozen quart ($2.00) & a dozen pint ($1.50) fruit jars.  Also have some larger jars.  Call 243-3669.

FOR SALE: Nice weight bench, over 100 lbs in weights, metal weights not the plastic with sand. $100. 712-249-2369


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August 9th, 2011 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: a pair of girls Track shoes, size 8, never been worn The brand is Asics. Asking $60.  Call 243-2538.


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August 8th, 2011 by Jim Field

WANTED: Canning jars in all sizes. Must be canning jars not empty food jars. 254-2351

FOR SALE: We have a “Kirby” vacuum for sale along with the shampooer. It’s a “G” series “Ultimate” we have no use for it as we have central vac where we are now. See attached photos. They sell for over $1200 but we are looking for under $500 or best offer. Thanks.  Located in Adair, call 641-742-5009 or e-mail richgrac@windstream.net.

FOR SALE: 42″ Pohlen riding lawn mower, 18 HP engine, hydro drive in excellent condition $675; 8 HP Briggs & Stratton vertical shaft engine, runs excellent $100; 20″ Mastercut 3 1/2 HP engine, push mower in excellent shape $75. 712-268-2656.


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August 5th, 2011 by Jim Field

WANTED: one used tire ,good cond.  size 215-70-r15  &  FOR  SALE:  a rear wheel ” hub assembly”, brand new paid $200 for the pair,asking $150.00 OBO.  CALL  641-747-3050  0r 641-247-9456.

WANTED: I am a teenage boy looking for work.  If you have any lawns to mow, cleaning up things, or other odd jobs please contact me at (712) 249-4950.

WANTED: We are looking for a good used moped. Call if you have one-if we don’t answer please leave a message.  Call 712-249-3664.

FOR SALE:Lenox 2 ton Central Air Conditioning Unit with Coil; Pulse Furnace 92% Efficient. Both 10 + years and work great. Just currently upgraded. $600.00 for all. Contact 712-249-7478.

FOR SALE: Australian Shepherd puppies, 10 weeks old $100. 641-740-1036

FOR SALE: 65 gallon water tank, set in truck with a spicket, only used once $50; 2 mole traps, 1 is still in box $5 for both. 778-5121 (Griswold)

FOR SALE: Used, Bundy Alto Saxophone with case, very good condition $375 obo. 243-7124

FOR SALE: Pickup, 1987 Ranger, no AC, everything else is good, dependable. 712-779-2281

Thursday, August 4th

Trading Post

August 4th, 2011 by admin

FOR SALE: Office chair, gray fabric, good shape, all functions work perfect. $50 obo. 712-243-3122 or 712-249-0077.

FREE: female black lab/german shepard mix dog to a good home in the country.  She needs more room to run than we have in town. She is 10 months old and will come with an extra large wire kennel with a solid bottom and a bark collar.  If interested call 712-779-0788.

FOR SALE: Dorm refrigerator, works fine, Now asking only$45.00.  Call…..712-254-0217.



Trading Post

August 3rd, 2011 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: cherry stoner $ 25.49 new. Will take $5.00, call 712-789-9049.

FOR SALE: 2 tickets on a bus trip to Chicago to a Cubs game on Sat. Bus leaving from Des Moines Sat. Aug 6 at 4:30 A.M. Returning at 12P.M. Includes breakfast on the bus tickets to the ballgame and your bus tickets. $230.00.  Call 712-764-5092 or 712-249- 7259


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August 2nd, 2011 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 2 near new oversized  recliners, dark rose colored suede, $325.00 for set of 2, may consider selling one.  Call 712-268-5330 or 712-268-2664, please leave a message.

FOR SALE: Yamaha six string acoustic guitar with case, asking $45.  Also, a 36-inch wooden drop leaf table with four chairs, asking $40.  Call 249-7765.


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August 1st, 2011 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: a treadmill,weight bench,and a powerwasher $50 each.   300 pieces of girl clothing sizes premie to 14-16 including shoes $65 712-254-0643.

YARD SALE: today, Monday Aug.1, from 4:00 – 7:00 at   1500 Linn St., Atlantic.

FOR SALE: 8 HP Briggs and Stratton Vertical Shaft Engine with new rings and runs fine- $100.   20″ Master Cut 3.5 HP Briggs and Stratton engine push mower, runs fine- $75.  20″ Coast 2 Coast 3.5 HP Brigs and Stratton engine push mower, runs fine- $60.  Call 712-268-2656.

FOR SALE: Tomatoes, very cheap. 1/2 mile East, 1 mile North from Walmart — SOLD OUT —

FOR SALE: Dorm fridge, paid $300 for it, 44″ high, lots of space, want atleast $100, will talk price. Black & silver. 712-243-3232

WANTED: a used working window a/c. 712-243-2480


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July 29th, 2011 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Craftsman Snow King Snow Blower, 5.5 HP, 24 inch, 3 speed, $300.00.  Voyager Kar Rite Travel Pod, 48L  40W  21D, $100.00.  Call 249-4479 or 254-3720.

FOR SALE:  Hooveround, don’t know if it runs, not sure of brand. It was left in garage by previous owner. $25. 712-250-0558

FOR SALE: 2 maple trees have come down, needs someone to take wood off his hands. Will talk price. 778-4672

FOR SALE: 6-6 1/2 artificial Christmas tree, gree, 8 layers in carring tote. $50. 712-268-2609

FOR SALE: Go cart, 2 seater, 5 HP Tecumseh engine, good condition, army green adjustable seat $400. 712-249-6930

WANTED: Vintage appliances, late 40’s – 50’s, prefer working order, under $400 refrigerator & range stove, condition is negotiable. 641-740-7837