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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WEEK OF MARCH 23, 2020

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March 23rd, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  1) All power 3500 watt 6.4 HP overhead valve engine generator, $275. 2) Husqvarna 23/48 lawn tractor, $700. Call 712-249-8225.

FOUND: Does this pretty white calico cat belong to you? She has a collar with a bell on it. We are 3 miles north of Atlantic.  If so please call 249-9275. CLAIMED

FOR SALE:  Four antique pie plates (apple, cherry, strawberry, blueberry designs), asking $25 each.  Call 712-323-4890.

FOR RENT:  1 Level-2 Bedroom-1 Bath Condo @ 1529 E. 18th St. #15 Atlantic, IA. View/Close access out back door to 22nd St. walking trail. Prefer older single or older couple. No smoking. No Pets. Call Steve @ 712-370-3936 or email for particulars.

FOR RENT:  2 Level older Ranch styled home in country SE of Emerson, IA. Separated garage. No smoking. No indoor pets. Would talk rent fee. Call Steve @ 712-370-3936 or email

WANTED: Looking for empty cattle lick tubs to use as planters. Looking for about 12 of the heavy duty rubber ones, not the plastic ones. Call 712-249-4426.  FOUND!

FOR SALE: 1) 2 sets of golf clubs. One set is Northwestern brand the other is Delta, both are right-handed and include woods and irons. $50 each set. 2) 2 pair of brand new golf shoes. 1 pair are size 13M Footjoy. 1 pair size 12/13 Wilson white. $10 each pair. Call 712-243-2860.

WANTED:  a good used electric dryer.  Call 712-621-1245.

WANTED: A used, leather lift chair. Call 712-784-3429 (In Walnut).

FOR SALE:  This is a home made basswood end table, nice for home decor plant stands etc. Asking $75.  712-249-9242.

FOR SALE:   1997 Ford F-150 Pickup, teal green, Xcab, 4×4, short box, 5.4 L engine, 118,500 mi, 4 new tires in last 2 years, original owner.   Asking $3,000.  Call: 712-579-1633 Harlan.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Uniden Bearcat handheld Digital Police Scanner. Includes original box, Instruction manual and battery charger.  Currently programed with all of Cass County Emergency Frequencies. $50 712-250-0266.


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March 16th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  shingle removal shovel/ fork $25.  Call 712-250-2001.

FOR RENT: 2 bedroom house with full basement in Exira. Smaller house but has sliding glass door out to a deck and nice open room upstairs. New windows and new furnace. Washer, dryer, fridge, stove furnished. $350/month plus utilities. Call 712-304-2587.

FOR SALE: 4 Pella Window brand full commercial size sliding glass doors. Brand new in the packing crate, different colors and styles. 8′ wide so they accommodate any size wheelchair for accessibility, a little wider than traditional. $300 each, 1 that is a little smaller for $200. Call 712-304-2587 in Exira.

FOR SALE: 1/2″ Dewalt cordless impact wrench, 18 volt, never out of box $50. 712-243-2860.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  1991 1/2 ton Ford Lariat, brown metallic with new tires, brakes, belts, hoses, starter/alternator, thermostat and new head.  Asking $2500.  Call 712-243-2860.

WANTED:  A live-in caregiver for a sweet older lady to help with daily tasks, including housekeeping, playing cards, reading, etc.  Call 712-249-2422.

FREE:  To a good home, miniature horses (look like ponies) 7-8 years old, sisters.  Call 712-249-2422.

FOR SALE: Set of tires, Firestone, P245/70/R17 (17″), all terrain, 60-65% tread left. $30 for set. 249-8276.

FOR SALE:  Golden Retriever pups, call 712-579-1981.

WANTED:  Looking for a clean, used washing machine. Call in the evenings preferably at 712-268-5565.

FOR RENT:  Two bedroom, 1 and ½ bath basement apartment available April 1st. Must see to appreciate. $850/month with same for deposit prior to moving in. Apartment includes all utilities with the exception of phone and TV connections, stove, fridge, dishwasher, washer/dryer and some furnishings. Please contact me at 712-254-0214.

FOR SALE: Four 2-man saws for $10 each and 5 horse collars for $15 each. Call 712-323-4890.

FOR SALE:  Oak 2 drawer file cabinet,gold handles etc. top drawer locks, like new condition. $25.  712-250-1005.

FOR SALE: Craftsman 18″ Tiller. 208cc. Like new, only used a couple times and comes with all original materials. $255 OBO. Call 712-254-3553.

FOR SALE: 4 cord of firewood, some chopped up, most isn’t. $150 for all. 712-323-4890.

FOR SALE:  Pretty oak picture frame approx 18″x20″ with glass. Like new. Possible delivery in Atlantic area. $8.  Call 316-772-1099.  SOLD!


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March 9th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  20″ push mower, runs fine, $60.  Call 712-304-4998 in Hamlin.

FOR SALE:  4 Noble heavy duty 6′ harrow sections, like new.  Asking $400 or best offer.  Also, Central Pneumatic Earth Quake 3/4″ professional air impact wrench, new in the box.  Asking $135.  Call 712-799-4794 in Harlan.

FOR SALE:  I have 28 collector dolls with stands for sale, excellent condition, no 2 alike….am asking $60.00 for all, have more pictures that I can send if interested. Call or text 865 963 7499.  Anita area.  SOLD!

WANTED: Triple wall metal chimney sections to attach to a wood burner. If you have new or used sections call 712-789-1036.

FOR SALE: 1) A number of sets of 16″ tires. Some like new, some with about 5,000 miles on them, and some about 1/2 tread. $5-$10 each for the older ones and $50 each for the newer ones. 2) 4 brand new in the crate Pella Window brand full size sliding glass doors. Different styles and colors. Quality double pane, argon sealed windows. $300 on down for each. Call 712-304-2587.

FOR SALE: Treadmill, 3 years old, good shape, folds up. 249-3807.

WANTED:  Outdoor toys in good condition for little boys. Little Tyke, etc. Please call or text 712-254-1239.

FOR SALE:  $10 shelf, 23 1/2″ Height, 9 1/4 top ledge.  712-789-0479 Griswold.

FOR SALE:  four 2-man saws for $10 each and 5 horse collars for $20 each.  Call 712-323-4890.

FREE:  44 inch Sony TV with stand. 712-249-7296.  CLAIMED!

FREE:  For pick up older box springs (full/double) bed size.  Items are located in Exira.  Phone 515-681-5997.

FOR SALE:  Larson Storm Door Windows  – Three of them and all different sizes with white frames.  Will need to call for sizes.  Good condition. – $4 each.   Items are located in Exira.  Phone 515-681-5997.

FOR SALE:  Brand new Chevy/GMC tailgate.  Will fit 99-05.  $400.  712-292-0576.

FOR SALE:  2016-2018 Chevy Silverado Crew cab Front seat Custom made seat covers, $100.  Call 712-249-1939.

FREE TO GOOD HOME:  I have a black and white cat very lovable indoor and outdoor cat stays in yard call 712 249 7429 if interested hes fixed up to date on shots also litter trained.

WANTED:  6 x 10 dog kennel or similar size. Email

FOR SALE:  I have several tables here for sale. The cream colored one with design is $50. The yellow table and chairs is $150. And the gray one is $75. The cedar tree slice table is $45. Contact me at 712-249-9242.


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March 2nd, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Vertical blinds for 8 ft window and 6 ft patio door, normal length, perfect condition. 249-3608.

WANTED: Tailgate, 1991 F 150, color doesn’t matter. 243-2860.

WANTED: 87-95′ Ford 150, 4 wheel drive pickup, running or not, needing for parts. 712-420-3016.

FOR SALE:  Like new, brown leather lift chair. Bought on sale for $800.  Asking $350.00. 712-243-3050. Please leave a message.  SOLD!

WANTED:  We are looking for a good used small pickup, not too expensive.  Ph. 712-254-6842.

FOR SALE:  I have 25 collector dolls with stands in excellent condition for sale, asking $5 each, or 3 dolls for $10, or $75 for all 25….please call or text 865-963-7499 if interested.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  2000 Ford F150 Red 4×4 Ext Cab. New alternator. New battery. New tires. Every thing works good. 168,000 miles. $2,700.00 obo. 712-254-1308.  SOLD!

WANTED:  A used refrigerator with freezer in good working condition.  Would like something around $100.  Please call 712-249-6930.

FOR SALE:  4 metal fence panels with metal posts. Panels are 3 ft. wide X 36″ tall. $20 for all. 712-250-0266.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  A 1999 Ford F-150, red in color.  Can be seen in alley behind 403 Locust St. in Atlantic.  Asking for best offer.  Call 712-243-7957. SOLD!

WANTED:  Looking for a decent used car.  Ph. 712-254-6842.

FOR SALE:  4 cords of wood, needs cut up. Asking $50/cord. Also, a 4 stage hydraulic cylinder for dump truck, asking $150 SOLD!. Call 712-323-4890.

FOR SALE:  Tires for sale, I have 4 276/65R18 I paid $250.00 for the new ones but will take $20.00 each for my old ones with 1/3 rubber. Call 712-268-2876.

WANTED:  Wet tile saw.  Call or text, Atlantic 402-769-9189.


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February 24th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: white electric stove, glass top, $100. 249-9132.

WANTED: Looking for a 2 bedroom, 2 bath house to rent in Atlantic. Also searching for an AM/FM stereo system with speakers and possibly other options like cassette/8 track/CD. Call 712-243-3350.

FREE: Egg cartons to anyone that could use them. Call 712-243-4308. GONE

FREE: Horse. 243-4907 GONE

FOR SALE: 18 AA rechargeable batteries. 1.5V, LR6, Radio Shack brand. Brand new. $5 Call 402-506-0787.

FOR SALE:  Four 2-man saws for $10/each; 5 horse collars $20 each; Also, a 4-stage hydraulic cylinder with tank for a dump truck for $100.  Call 712-323-4890.

FOR SALE:  small solid oak roll top desk in nice condition $150. 712-250-1005.

FOR SALE:  I have 2 porcelain dolls on stands for sale, $10.00 each, new light weight wheel chair for $50.00 and small pet carrier for $10.00.  Call 712-249-3173.

FOR SALE:  1995 Buick Regal, V-6, automatic in pretty good shape.  109,000 miles, real nice cloth interior, all new tires and alternator.  Asking $1,000.  SOLD Also, an older Delta table saw that works fine for $100.  Call 712-304-4998 in Hamlin.

WANTED:  1960’s VW van in any condition.  Will pay a $250 finders fee.  Call 620-910-7257.

FOR SALE: Full size fridge, white, works great $100 obo. 249-9132. SOLD!

FOR SALE: Large pile of various packs of incense, wood burning kind. $0.50 per pack. Call 712-242-0787 in Lewis. SOLD!

FOR SALE:  John Deere GT 235 riding lawn mower, $600 obo.  Please call 712-789-9147 in Atlantic. SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Have the 2013 whole set of sixteen Smurfs in their original packaging from McDonald’s. Asking $40 for them. Thanks. Contact # is 712-249-7699.


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February 17th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 2003 Dodge Caravan. $600 obo. 249-9132.

FOR SALE: 1) 46″ Sony TV with 3 shelf stand $125. 2) Buffet 18″ Deep, 52″ Long, 36″ Tall. $45. 3) 72″ Kitchen table with 24″ leaf and six chairs $125. Call 712-249-7296.

WANTED: 2 or 3 bedroom house, 2 bath to rent in Atlantic. 243-3350.

FOR SALE:  An older, belt-driven table saw with newer blade, runs well, $100.  Also, a 5 HP Briggs & Stratton horizontal shaft engine, runs well, $45.  Call 712-304-4998, located in Hamlin.

FREE:  Former newspaper carrier has plastic newspaper sacks to give away.  Call 712-243-2344 and ask for John.

FOR SALE: Firewood, 2 cord or more, needs cut up. $70. 712-323-4890.

FOR SALE:  Werner 28 foot fiberglass extension ladder. Heavy duty rating. Always stored inside. $200 firm. Can deliver local in Atlantic. Call or text 712-249-2509.

FOR SALE:  Treager smoker medium size.  Includes: warming shelf, front flip up shelf, bottom shelf, cover, 2 heat probes, manual, and one bag of Treager pellets. $495 .  Call or text 712-249-2509.


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February 10th, 2020 by Jim Field

LOOKING FOR GOOD HOME: 2 Chihuahua puppies, female is brown with long hair, male is white with a bit of tan, all shots up to date. 789-9385.

FOR SALE: 5 piece place setting of stoneware dishes for 12, medium blue trim, excellent condition. $25. 712-235-2854 (Harlan)

WANTED: Shower chair. 249-9132.

WANTED: 2 or 3 bedroom house,  2 bath to rent in Atlantic. 243-3350.

FOR SALE:  IH Farmall 300 toy tractor.  1/16th Scale.  Like new condition.  $25  712-250-0266.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Buffet – measures 18″D x 50″L x 33″H, $30 – slight damage on finish on top ( in pic ), You will have to pick up.  Located near Atlantic.  (see Pictures).  Call 712-249-9824.  SOLD!

AVAILABLE:  Rehoming Cats.  Adult cats, all between 8-11 years old.  All have been neutered/spayed.  The ideal home will be quiet and no other pets.  These are older cats, and with the exception of the black short haired female, are content to lay in the sun daily.    Will most likely take some time to acclimate.  THESE ARE NOT OUTDOOR CATS.  1 Yellow Long hair male, 1 Gray Tabby Long hair female, 1 Black Long hair female, 1 Black Short hair female, 1 Dilute Tortie female, 1 Black/White Tuxedo Male.  Call 712-249-9824.

WANTED:  a meat grinder.  Call 712-579-1981.

FOR SALE:  Golden retriever puppies and an adult.  Call 712-579-1981.

FOR SALE:  Glass TV stand with 3 glass shelves (it is heavy).  Measures 42″ long x 22″ high x 19″ wide.  Asking $30 (reduced) or best offer.  Call 249-2591 in Atlantic.


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February 3rd, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 107 Cub Cadet, front snow blade, tire chains, extra rear tires & wheels. Needs a battery. $350 obo.; FOR SALE: 21′ Ercoa Admiral Pontoon, new floor, 20HP, Johnson Hoosier trailer. $1,900 obo. 402-689-4157 (Kimballton)

FOR SALE:  5 HP Briggs & Stratton horizontal shaft engine, runs fine.  Asking $45. Also, an older Delta table saw with new blade and belt drive, runs fine.  Asking $100.  Call 712-304-4998.

FOR SALE:  TV converter box with three-prong cord.  Asking $10.  Call 402-506-0787.

FOR RENT:  A trailer house with a big lot in Lewis.Can be SIRHA approved. Call 712-249-6729.

FOR SALE:  Sears 10 inch table saw, belt drive, 110v or 220v.  Cast Iron top.  Call 712-766-3281.

WANTED: Looking for a good set of snow tires. Size 215/75/R15. Call 712-784-3894 or 712-249-7622. Located in the Walnut area.

FOR SALE:  I have 3 German shepherd pups left. Almost 8 weeks old eating solid food for 3 weeks. Have shots and very friendly. Would like $300 a puppy. Call or text 402 378 8115. Located by Oakland.


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January 28th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Essick Humidifier. Black and grey. 13″ x 26″. Easy to fill. $35. Would be willing to deliver in immediate area. Call 712-254-0217.

FOR SALE:  Power wheelchair. Invacare TDX Like new. Used 3 times before owner passed. Asking $3000. Can be seen in Atlantic. Call712-254-3518.

FOR SALE: 8’X10′ shed $500. WANTED: glass shower doors, not the kind that sit on top of tub. 712-254-3878.

FOR SALE: dog kennel 6’x10′ 4 panels one with gate. $200.   712-250-1005.  SOLD!

WANTED:  someone to put up a wooden blind on the inside of a patio door.  Call Tom in Exira at 712-268-5448.

WANTED:  a used bath tub with left side faucet.  Call 712-304-2890 in Audubon.

FOR SALE: 1999 F150, red pickup. Best offer. Can be viewed at 403 Locust in Atlantic. 712-243-7957.

FOR SALE: Stove with glass top, electric, comes with cord. $150 obo; Fridge, full size $150 obo. 712-249-9132.


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January 20th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 8′ metal ramp. 3′ wide with two big rails on each side. Lists for $1,000, asking just $500. Would possibly be able to deliver in the immediate area. Call 712-249-8225.

WANTED:  a 2 wheeled sturdy walker in good condition.   Please call  712-769-2426 or Verizon “Friends and Family” free call to 605-651-3135.

WANTED:  Lift chair for elderly adult.  Prefer minimal cost for chair.  Call or text (712) 254-6044.

WANTED:  To rent for @ 3 months or purchase for a minimal dollar amount a wheelchair.  Call or text (712) 254-6044.  FOUND!

WANTED:  In need of Used Glass Baby Food Jars With Metal Lids And / Or Used Round Glass Mason Jars With Metal Lids. 3.5 ounce or 4 ounce sizes work out the best. These will be used to make Lighted Christmas Trees for Senior Citizens living with limited Space. Trying to get an early start on this project. Call Albert 712-250-1937 in Atlantic.

FOR SALE:  2 like new tires, unmatched. 235/45/18. Located in Atlantic. $20 each. Evenings call 249-5660.

FOR SALE:  A 55 gal fish aquarium,with full length light. $50.00 . No low-ball offers! Please call: (712)-748-3676. Leave message if no answer.

FOR SALE:  I-Pod, $100 or best offer.  712-249-0074.

FOR SALE:  NEW WINDOWS – Anderson casement window w/nail flange 28.5’’ x 53.5’’  $75 and Jeldwen double-hung replacement window 34’’ x 48’’  $60  CALL/TEXT (712) 249-7151.

FOR SALE: Brush guard that fits Ford F350 pickups. Chrome. $150. Call 712-323-4890.