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

December 21st, 2020 by Jim Field

FREE: A 4-drawer dresser and a smaller dresser for a child. Both are free for the taking. They are on the sidewalk at 1202 Burch Street in Atlantic. Come pick up.

FOR SALE: Pair of 12-ton jack stands, $40. 110 wire welder, $150. Call 712-308-1588.

WANTED: Gas dryer. 712-308-1588.

WANTED: Looking to hire someone with computer skills for a project. Call 712-420-3016.

FOR SALE:  Sears Pro-Form XP 680 Crosstrainer Treadmill, asking $100. Originally cost $600. Used very little.  Call 712-250-4622SOLD!

FOR SALE:  A girls stroller, in great shape. It was bought in 2012 but has been well maintained. Good locks, tray for the child with cupholder, and dual cupholders on top. Asking $20.00.
Call 712-243-2344. SOLD!

FOR SALE: Restored 1936 John Deere A, great shape, runs, all new tires, new paint. $3,500. 712-210-2259 (Atlantic)

WANTED: Looking for a stationary exercise bike. Call 712-243-1429.

FOR SALE:  Uniden Bearcat handheld Digital Police Scanner. Like New. Includes original Box, Instruction manual and battery charger. $50 o.b.o. 712-250-0266.

FOR SALE:  A brand new Heat Houser for 8N & 9N series Ford tractor.  Asking $75.  Call 712-304-0896.

FOR SALE:  Yamaha organ with 61 keyboard and lighted keys for beginners, $70 OBO.  A 19″ Element TV, used very little, asking $25.  Also, a 22″ GPX TV for $20.  Both TV’s work fine.  Call 712-249-2644.


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December 14th, 2020 by Stacie Linfor

FOR SALE: Yale 1 1/2 ton chain hoist, ratchet type. $50. 712-243-4914.

WANTED: A good used light card table. Call 712-249-7090.

FOR SALE:  Office desk 3 foot by 6 foot, 3 drawers on left side and 2 drawers on right side.  $20.00.  Call 712-243-4196.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  large square 3x3x8 horse quality grass hay. Baled dry and stored inside $75.  I also have round grass hay bales from 2019 that were baled dry and stored inside. $60 for the round bales. We are located SE of Hamlin.  If interested call me at 712-304-0178.

FOR SALE:  (new) Carhartt pull over hooded sweatshirt, heavyweight XL fits like XXL, dark green, $35.00. 712-250-1005.

FREE:  4 Drawer Dresser, Very Nice Pink Metal Girls Bed Frame, Twin Size, is $20.00.  Call John at 243-2344.  GONE!

WANTED:  Electric clothes dryer older style.  Gas space heater for living room or kitchen.  Clothespin bag.  Call (712) 590-7001.

FOR SALE: 4 sleds. 2 smaller 3 1/2 foot runner sleds. 1 long toboggan. 1 long runner sled. $10-$20 each. Call 712-249-0233.

FOR SALE:  Office desk, as shown in two pictures, black desk with beautiful quartz top. $400. Call 712-249-1994.

FOR SALE: Bird cage on a stand with rollers. The stand is 28 1/4″ tall, from base to top of cage is 35 1/2″, cage is square 20″x34″ with dome top, has ropes, wood perches, bell, mirror. $40. Call 712-774-5840, leave a message

FOR SALE: Full size pickup topper, white, good shape. $75. FOR SALE: Firewood, split, delivered in stock. 712-420-3016.


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December 7th, 2020 by Stacie Linfor

FOR SALE: 1 1/2 ton Yale ratchet hoist. $50. Call 712-243-4914.

FREE: Artificial Christmas tree, pre-lit but they do not work, 6ft. 712-784-3894 (Walnut)

FOR SALE (PRICE REDUCED to sell!): Turbo charged 2005 Mazda, modified car with open hood, 5 speed, 4 cylinder, running lights in front, won 2nd place at AtlanticFest last year, only selling because no garage to keep it in, currently in a friends garage in Atlantic so has been kept dry. $5000 Firm. 651-376-8696.

FOR SALE: 1) Homemade tubular steel and mesh tailgate for a ’78 Ford 3/4 ton, $55. 2) Taillight lens for a ’78 Ford 3/4 ton, $15. Call 712-250-0902. (No texts)

FOR SALE:  Singer Magic II Press, with variable temperatures, works fine.  $10.  Call 712-254-2811.  SOLD!

FOR SALE: Set of 4 P235/18/R55 tires, real nice $60. WANTED: garden mower with tiller attachment. 712-243-4914.

FOR SALE: Full size pickup topper, white, good shape. $75. 712-420-3016.

FOR SALE:  $50 for shelf, bar table $200, marble top $200.  In Red Oak 712-370-0421.

FOR SALE:  pedicure chairs $200 each or best offer w massage newly recovered. Call 712-370-0421.

STILL AVAILABLE!:  Long hair chihuahua, good with kids, very calm and loving. Message for more details. 712-789-9385.

FOR SALE:  Nordic Track treadmill. $195. Call 712-249-2823. Leave message! SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Desk and office chair.  Both are in excellent condition.  $50 o.b.o.  712-250-0266.

FOR SALE: Firewood, split, delivered in stock. 712-420-3016.

WANTED: Outdoor lawn help – 10-12 hours. 712-249-8750 – Jack

FOR SALE: Walls hunting overalls in good shape $25; Walls zero zone insulated coveralls, new $25; Carhartt insulated overalls $15. 712-268-2609

FOR SALE:  Mini Nebraska Football Helmet, autographed by Quarterback Vince Ferragamo.  $15.  712-254-7989.  SOLD!


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November 30th, 2020 by Chris Parks

FOR SALE: Used Poulan chainsaw. $55 obo. Call 712-250-0902 (No Texts). SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Carhartt insulated coat, size 42 Regular, $20.  Also, a Carhartt insulated coat size 42 Long for $20. New, never worn.  Call 712-243-2860.

FOR SALE: Restored 1936 John Deere A, great shape, runs, all new tires, new paint. $3,500. 712-210-2259 (Atlantic)

FOR SALE: 19″ Element TV, only 2 years old $25; 22″ G.P.X. tv, older $20. Both work fine. 712-249-2644.

REHOMING: Long hair chihuahua, good with kids, very calm and loving. Message for more details. 712-789-9385.

FOR SALE: Brand new battery tester. Can test 6V and 12V batteries. $30. Call 712-243-2860.

FOR SALE:  Unique wall décor created out of keys from an antique pump organ. One of a kind. Ready to hang. $25.00 each.  Also another keyboard from a pump organ customized into a wall hanging. $75.00 or reasonable offer.  Call 712-249-5675.

FOR SALE:  Christmas ornaments $12.00 (just changed colors).  Cooler $10.00,  Shelf $10.00, black frame $5.00, tan frame $3.00.  Crib $75.00.  712-789-0479 Griswold.

FOR SALE:  For sale a nice-looking office chair.  Great for a home office.  Price to sell for $20.  Please contact 712-370-0874 in Red Oak to have this chair in your office soon.  SOLD!

WANTED: Pair of Carhartt coveralls. 712-268-2609.

WANTED:  A roto tiller.  Call 712-243-4914.

FOR SALE: Set of 12 ton jack stands. $40. 243-4914.

FOR SALE: 1975 MGB, maroon, 4 speed. 83,000 miles. Rust free, new tires and convertible top. Recently gone through mechanically and all systems checked. Price negotiable. Call 712-326-1224.

FOR SALE:  Chandelier $100. 712-326-8669 call/text.

WANTED:   C-7  ORANGE  COLOR  Holiday replacement bulbs  needed!  NEED 12 SINGLE BULBS for project.  WILL need 12 and pay up to $1.00 each.  Call 243-4132 for pick up or 249-1965.

FOR SALE: Circuit Training Exercise machine by Nordictrak, excellent condition $250 obo. 712-268-2609.

FOR SALE: Set of 4 tires. P235/55/R18 in really good shape. $80 for the set. Call 712-243-4914.

FOR SALE: Oak China cabinet with lights. Good condition, $125. Please call 712-268-2340. SOLD!


FOR SALE:  1 year old Luverne deer guard. The deer grill guard was on a 2019 Colorado Pick Up LT package.  The deer grill guard model number is 341513 and mount package is 341510.  Price is $400 and looks like new. We will talk on price.  Please contact 712-370-0874 in Red Oak, IA.

FOR SALE:  Set of 4 Firestone Winterforce 2. Size is 215/60R16. Like new, only used 1 winter season, about 3 months. Located in Massena. Price is $300.00. Please call 712-779-0039.

FOR SALE: Firewood, split, delivered in stock. 712-420-3016.


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November 23rd, 2020 by Jim Field

WANTED:  a used Nu Step exercise machine. Call 712-769-2426 or 605-751-3135.

FREE:  An old picture album with lots of the Hearst family photos in it. If anyone knows the family they might like to have. 712-243-4914

FOR SALE:  Small square bales of alfalfa hay (3rd cutting) for $7/bale.  Also, large square bales of alfalfa hay (3rd cutting) for $100/bale.  Located at Adair, call 515-231-3158.

WANTED:  a simple barbell and weight set.  Call 712-249-0282.

FOR SALE: Pair of heavy duty jack stands – 2 ton capacity. $30 for the pair. Call 712-243-4914.

FOR SALE:  a brand new pair of blue jeans, 34″ waist, 28″ inseam, washed once but never worn.  Asking $10.  Call 712-340-3557.

FOR SALE:  A 22″ GPX TV, $25.  Also have a 19″ Element TV, only about 2 to 2 1/2 years old, used very little, $25.  Call 712 249-2644.

FOR SALE:  Port-o-metal brake $900. Professional  quality and excellent condition. Call 712-249-2280.

FOR SALE:  John Deere welder, $75.00 obo.  Call (712) 304-2820 leave message.

FOR SALE:  Yellow steel locker with two lockers on each side with a pitched top, $50.00 obo.  (712)304-2820 leave message.

FOR SALE:  Schwinn OCC chopper bike..Great wall art for man cave, $100.00 obo.  Yellow table, $40.00 obo.  (712)304-2819.

FOR SALE:  1995 Oldsmobile Royale, bought new, one owner, 3800 V6, 108,000 miles, runs great.  $2750.  (712)304-2819.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  John Deere 10 speed bike. Great wall hanger for man cave or shop, $100 obo.  (712)304-2819.

FOR SALE:  Tour Plus tire mounted on steel wheel. Size: 215/60R16. Price: $25.00. Phone: 712-249-7187.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Beer,wine,jack Daniel’s new shakers, shot glasses , drinking glasses, make offer all or each lot pick up Atlantic 402 987 7127.  Also, Light up.blocks bottles made(BUY.4 GET 5TH FREE EQUAL.VALUE) TEAMS QUOTES CHARACTERS..ETC, BLOCKS $25, CLEAR LIGHTS SMALL. SQUARE OR OBLONG BLK ADD.COLORED LIGHTS +$5.  $25-45.  BOTTLES $25 CLEAR LIGHTS ,  $30 COLORED.  Also, Wood decor made $20-50.

FOR SALE:  1 – mini chopper Briggs & Stratton 7.0 engine, $2000.  2-guitar lot less then few months old, not used hardly, $100 /$>80 NOW.  3- metal wall cabin new metal sign decor Beach paid $80 asking $40.  Kelly 402 987 7127.  Pick up Atlantic, Omaha, Marne or Lewis.  Somewhat negotiable prices.


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November 17th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Heavy duty load binder. Screwes short and long and then it ratchets tight. Works fine. $40. Also selling a heavy duty 1/2″ air impact wrench. Works fine. $50. Call 712-304-4998 in Hamlin.

FOR SALE: Used Poulan 14″ chainsaw. $55 OBO. Call 712-250-0902. (No Texts)

FREE:  Several unused 3.5″ floppy disks.  Free to anyone who might be able to use them.  Call 712-249-3978.

FOR SALE:  Christmas light, new indoor/outdoor, heavy duty, three 250-foot 600 light sets.  Each set made up of 4 sets (can be used separately).  $5 each or $10 for all three.  Call 712-249-3978.

FOR SALE:  Motorized Men’s Schwinn Searcher Brand Bike, runs and has instruction booklet.  Asking $230/OBO.  Call 402-714-4075.

FOR SALE:  4 piece bedroom set.  Queen or double size.  Asking $120.00.  Call 712-243-4426, leave message.

FOR SALE:  Lane gray rocker-recliner. It was new in March and is in good shape. $250 OBO. Located in Atlantic. Call 712-579-2291.

FOR SALE:  IHC fenders for “H” or “M,” all finished and ready to install, $300.  IHC original lights and jar-type air cleaner tops, your choice, $35.  Antique rope maker, $200.  Call 712-799-4794.


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November 9th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Port-o- metal brake $900. Professional  quality and excellent condition. Call 712-249-2280

LOST: If someone found a small blue step stool in the Hy-Vee parking lot in Atlantic this morning (11/13) the owner would appreciate it if you would turn it into the Hy-vee Customer Service Department. Owner had hip replacement and needs it to get into vehicle. Thank you.

FOR SALE: King 14.5 volt variable speed drill with extra battery and charger, works fine $30 SOLD; heavy duty 1/2″ air impact wrench, works fine $50. 712-304-4998. Hamlin (in town).

FOR SALE:  A 19″ Element TV, 1 1/2 years old, asking $35.  A 22″ TV, about 6 years old, asking $25.  A 48″ TV for $40.  They all work.  Call 712-249-2644.

FOR SALE: firewood, split, delivered in stock. 712-420-3016.

FOR SALE:  Grass horse hay baled at 10-15% moisture, 3x3x8 squares.  $75..00 a bale. Located near Hamlin.  Call 712-304-0178.

FOR SALE: Craftsman snow blower. 23″ cut, 5HP, self-propelled. 6 gears forward, 2 gears reverse. $150. Call 712-250-0788. SOLD!

FOR SALE: Energy saver Kenmore washing machine, top load, no agitator, 4.2 cubic feet, less than a year old, pd $585 in January (hasn’t been used for months), asking $350. 712-563-6468 (Exira)

FOR SALE: 2 pair of Dexter hiking boots. 1 pair are suede, 1 pair are solid leather. Red laces and size 11 medium. $20 for both. Call 712-243-2860. SOLD!

FOR SALE:  1990 Fleetwood Southwind Motor Home, 32 foot, 44,000 miles, new tires, new mufflers, new full size refrigerator, new mattress, Very Good condition.  $8,950.  Call 712-250-0788.

FOR SALE: Used turkey fryer with with 2 small propane tanks. $30. 712-304-2759 (Exira) SOLD!

FOR SALE:  5 ft. X 8 ft. Trailer with ramp,  Steel Floor, Excellent Condition.  $950 o.b.o.  712-250-0266.

FOR SALE:  a pair of bolt cutters, unused, rubber grips, asking $25.  Call 712-243-2860  SOLD!

WANTED:  An LP updraft furnace for my garage.  It needs to be in decent shape with no cracks in the burner and vent through the wall.  Call 243-1014 and leave a message in no answer.

WANTED: Garden tractor w/ mower & tiller attachment. 712-308-1588 (Atlantic)

FOR SALE:  10″ Craftsman radial arm saw good condition with a 10 ft. work table. $100.00. Call Doc. 712-249-4789. (Anita)

FOR SALE:  Small square cornstalk bales $4.00/bale.  515-971-4108 Adair.


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November 2nd, 2020 by Stacie Linfor

GARAGE SALE:  “Make an Offer” garage sale in Anita. Saturday 9am-1pm. Face coverings are encouraged. No sales prior. Located on north 148. Construction business man is officially retiring. Items include many toy tractors, antique/vintage items such as Toledo scale, royal typewriter, crocks, etc. Lumber, tools, screws, wooden ladders (great for crafts)etc.

FOR RENT: An efficiency apartment in Atlantic. It’s half of a duplex and the resident on the other side is older so a older resident would be best. All utilities included and trash for $600/month. Call 712-249-4419.

FREE: A bag full of empty pill bottles if anyone would like to use them for a storage solution. Call 712-243-4308. GONE

FOR SALE: Guinea fowl. White, Lavender, and Pearled colors. $15 each. WANTED: Looking for a lap dog if anyone is looking to rehome one. Call 712-249-9838.

FOR SALE: Hickory firewood that has been cut into 16″-20″ pieces. Been sitting for about 1 month, so it’s pretty dry. A few wheelbarrows full. $15 for all of it. Call 402-506-0787 in Lewis.

WANTED:   a used galvanized stock tank, 6′ x 2′ x 2′ or something similar.  It has to look nice but doesn’t need to hold water.  Please call or text 249-0749.

FOR SALE: Lift chair. Used but in good shape. $100. Call 712-249-0518.

FOR SALE:  Two pair of Northerner 5-buckle overshoes sizes 12 and 13. Never worn. Asking $20.  Call 712-243-2860. SOLD!
FOR SALE:  21 inch walnut tree slices/wood cookies $40 each. Call Tim at 712 249 9242.

WANTED: Mobility scooter carrier. 712-268-2800 or 712-304-1084.

FOR SALE: Used razor in good condition. $2. Call 712-243-2344. SOLD!

WANTED:  I am looking for 3 or 4 burn barrels.  Call 1-712-243-1779 or 712-249-3793.  SOLD!

FOR SALE: Collection of vintage amber glass dinnerware. 8 plates, 6 luncheon plates, 1 oval platter, 2 cups, 4 divided dinner plates, 5 saucers, 1 sugar bowl, 1 misc. candy bowl. Sell as collection or individual, would make great table setting for Thanksgiving. Pictures can be texted. Call 712-304-2757. SOLD!


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October 26th, 2020 by Stacie Linfor

FOR SALE: Red Matco tool cart on wheels. Like new, never been used. $25. Call 712-243-2860.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  2 5ft sections of scaffolding with wheels. Very good condition! $ 200 Text or call 712-249-6983.

FOR SALE:  Heavy duty machine used in washing parts in a garage.  $20/make offer. Call: 712-249-6202.

FOR SALE:  Solid brown table. About 30” x 63”. Use as a table or possibly a workbench in a garage.   Table on metal stand. About 23” x 45”.  $40 per table/ make offer. Call: 712-249-6202.

FOR SALE: Millennium Farm Classics Diecast 1/16 Case Steam Traction Engine Tractor NIB- $130 712-249-6983.

FOR SALE:  Allis-Chalmers Model WD-45 Tractor Precision Series ERTL 13101 1:16 Scale NIB. 712-249-6983.

FOR SALE:  27 inch,  10-speed bicycle.  Asking $35. Call: 712-249-6202.

FOR SALE:  Boxes of old parts manuals for engines, motors, antique adding machine, camp/picnic awning. $5 per item/ make offer. Call:  712-249-6202.

FOR SALE:  $5 per item/ make offer. Scanners, scanner antenna, CB base radios, CB antennas.  Call:  712-249-6202.

FOR SALE: 3/4″ Torque wrench. Like new. $80. Call 712-243-2860.  SOLD!

FOR SALE: Used 14″ Poulan chainsaw. $55 OBO. Call 712-250-0902 (No texts please).

FREE: Firewood. 712-323-4890  (Council Bluffs)

WANTED: Indian artifacts such as arrowheads. Call Ken at 402-981-3554.

FOR SALE:  Husker cement patio stone. 16″x16″ x 2″ thick. $20 712-250-0266.

FOR SALE: Numerous coins in plastic bags (some may be very collectible/valuable). Dates range from 1903 to (unknown). They include Mercury dimes and Indian Head nickels (to name a few). Anyone interested in coin collecting should call 712-249-5063 to learn more.

WANTED: 15” aluminum rims for a 2003 Buick Century; FOUND! FOR SALE: Oak China cabinet with lights. Good condition, $125. Please call 712-268-2340.






FOR SALE: Tractor chains that fit 16.9-38 tires. Brand new never on the wheel. $175. Also selling a livestock stock tank heater. Round, wood burning, and about 3′ tall. Call 712-243-3073 and leave a message.

FOR SALE: Truckloads of firewood. Already split. Will deliver in the immediate area from Griswold area for $125. Call 402-506-0787.

FOR SALE:  Stickley style rocking chairs- These have been rebuilt by my dad (Dick Nelsen). High quality and gorgeous! $200 each.  Message April at 249-6983.

FOR SALE:  Char-broil electric grill (like new) used 2x $50 OBO.  SCHWINN  Bike (used maybe 5x) needs time work $100.  Text April at 249-6983.

FOR SALE:  1-metal wall porch hanging decor.  Iowa decor, new.  $40.  Broncos stuffed elf in a shelf, new, 5 left,  each $15, smokefree, new In box.  Call 402-987-7127 Atlantic.

FOR SALE:  Troy-Bilt 2 cycle, electric start capable, gas blower, runs well. $65. Also a Thule Sidekick compact roof carrier used 3 times. $60. Call 712-249-5136 after 3:30 pm.

FOR SALE: Turbo charged 2005 Mazda, modified car with open hood, 5 speed, 4 cylinder, running lights in front, won 2nd place at AtlanticFest last year, only selling because no garage to keep it in, currently in a friends garage in Atlantic so has been kept dry. $7,500 OBO. 651-376-8696.


FOR SALE: King 14.5 volt variable speed drill with extra battery and charger, works fine $30; heavy duty 1/2″ air impact wrench, works fine $50. 712-304-4998. Hamlin (in town)

FREE: A 25″ Zenith console color TV w/ remote. Call 712-243-2860. Taken

FOR SALE:  16″ x 2″ Maple Tree Cookie for sale. $30.  Call Tim At 712-249-9242.

FOR SALE: Firewood. 712-420-3016 (Anita)


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October 19th, 2020 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Patio set $60 text 712-326-8669.






FOR SALE: Grill with 5 burners w/ side burners, comes with full tank and accessories. $100 obo. 254-6609.

FOR SALE:  several DVD’s, asking $1.25 each.  In Atlantic, call 402-506-0787.

WANTED: 55 gallon burn barrel. 712-304-2759 (Exira) FOUND

FOR SALE:  8 towels used mainly for basement, but perfect for garage, clean up spills, for the shop etc.  Might find a couple more, but, 8 for sure.  Only $2.00 for all.  Call 712-243-2344.

FOR SALE: 2011 Jeep Liberty Limited, 55,000 miles. Silver with black leather interior. $11,500. Call 712-249-8833.

FOR SALE:  Electric guitar, new, used only 2x, kids got bored, $100.  Live, bench-made/or spool-made mirror wall decor, $40.  EquiPedic horse saddle. Smokefree, $50.  Light up bottles or blocks, made with quotes, teams, etc , $20-40 each color, lights.  Buy 4 get 5th free.  Call Kelly 402-987-7127.

FREE: A 25″ Zenith console color TV w/ remote. Call 712-243-2860.

FREE:  a 39″ Samsung color TV.  Call 712-243-2493.

FOR SALE: 3/4″ laser drill press. Table tilts 45-degrees both ways. It has a light on it. 7-8 foot tall. New, never used. Call 712-243-2860. $110. Call 712-243-2860. SOLD!

WANTED:  5 5/8″ x 11 5/8″ smooth, red brick to repair a basement foundation wall. Need 10 bricks. Please call 712-254-1197.

FREE:  to come and pick up, Large dark burl oak piano. Seven keys need ivory repair otherwise in good shape.  It is on a moving dolly that will make the transition easier.  Call Verizon 605-651-3135 or 712-769-2426 in Lewis area.

WANTED:  A good, used dresser & microwave. Please call 712-243-4424.

WANTED:  Kayak in good condition.  Call 712-243-6594 and leave a message.  FOUND!