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Ruddy’s Rental Come give us a try, you might like it! LOOKING FOR A COUNTER CUSTOMER SERVICE REP. Friendly, team player and multi-tasker. 10-25 hours per week and two Saturdays per month. Flexible hours. Have some time? Want to make some money? Ruddy’s Rental is looking for a MECHANICALLY INCLINED, HELPFUL & ORGANIZED LOT/YARD PERSON. Will train. Must have an interest to grow and learn. 10-30 hours per week.

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS! APPLY IN PERSON 21380 Forest Blvd., Forest Lake, MN No evening hours & closed Sundays.

Legal Assistant I Full Time

Provide complex level administrative support to attorneys including civil, juvenile, and/or criminal caseload; Ability to guide, train, and collaborate with other legal assistant staff, act independently, and take direction from attorneys and other staff members to carry out duties related to prosecution of all level of crimes and offenses committed in Chisago County. A minimum of an associate degree in legal administrative assistant, legal secretary, or paralegal; OR completion of equivalent secretarial program at a business or vocational school AND 1 year of experience in a related field or in working in the public sector. $17.53 to $23.92 DOQ. Apply online at www.chisagocounty.us by April 7, 2021.t

BOOKKEEPER/ OFFICE ASSISTANT Ironwood Contracting is a national civil contracting company located in North Branch, MN and specializing in all civil aspects of the solar industry. We are currently seeking a part-time Bookkeeper/Office Assistant. This position would be responsible for handling clerical tasks in our office and would provide support to additional staff within the company as necessary. This position will be handling incoming phone calls, mail and other communications, greeting clients and visitors, as well as managing files, updating paperwork and other documents, and performing other general office clerk duties and errands. Requirements for the Office Assistant position require the ability to write clearly and be proficient with word processing applications. A congenial personality with strong communication skills is also highly valued.





HEALTH EQUIPMENT LENDING Program (HELP) for short-term medical equipment needs: First United Methodist Church, 651-2574306. Wheelchairs, commodes, shower chairs, walkers, toilet risers, crutches and more. Borrow or donate. 1:11ptfndh ----------------------------------AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY memorials, contact St. Cloud office, 1-800239-7028. 1:9tfndh ----------------------------------HOMESPUN TREASURES, LINDSTROM, 12810 Lake Blvd. Unique, handcrafted, repurposed/ upcycled items. Gifts!!! Dixie Bell Chalk Paint. Always something New and Different. 1:20tfndh

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FAMILY ASSISTANT/ DRIVER needed for a few days per month - very part time. Will consist of driving middle school student home from school, possibly a few household errands, and driving middle schooler to activities. Background check will be required. Contact Michelle at 612-730-7768. 16:11p,13spd ----------------------------------APPLEWOOD NURSERY & LANDSCAPE Supply is hiring for the coming season! If you like to work with plants and people, and working hard and getting your hands dirty, then we want to hear from you! To learn more, call us at 651-4625554. 16:11,14pd

SANDBLASTER/PAINTER TRAINING available. Team travels in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa. Full-time. $18-$25/hour based on experience plus other benefits. Call 651-447-2218. 16:11p,13spd ----------------------------------SHOP ASSISTANT PART/ Full-time. We are a coin, jewelry and record shop looking for help with counter/internet sales, customer service and collectible shows. Experience helpful but we will train. 2-4 days, 20-30 hours/week. Contact us at 651-257-6752 or rosescollectibles@hotmail.com. 16:19ptfnnp -------------------------------HAPPINESS IS... a low cost classified ad!


AIS Specialist – Lead Watercraft Inspector Level 2 Decontamination 30 hours per week Develop and implement countywide Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) communication and education plan; Provide in field Watercraft Inspector monitoring, training, guidance, coordination, decontamination, inspection, and support; Educate the public on the threats and prevention of ecologically harmful aquatic invasive species. Graduation from high school or equivalent; Currently pursuing, or completed, a BachelorÊs degree/college degree in an Education, Communications, Environmental, Natural Resources, Planning, Biology, Law Enforcement, Recreation Resource Management, Ecology, Environmental Science, Forestry, Geology or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a related field; Two yearsÊ experience as a watercraft inspector. Must have a valid driverÊs license or the ability to make alternate travel arrangements. $19.02 to $25.97 per hour DOQ. Apply online at www.chisagocounty.us by April 9, 2021.

We are currently seeking a part-time Facilities Manager at Chisago Lake Lutheran Church. Responsibilities include overseeing church facilities/grounds with weekly cleaning, general maintenance of equipment, and preparing public spaces as needed. This position is for 15 hours a week, starting range $14-16/hr. All applications can be sent to Pastor Taryn Montgomery at pastortaryn@chisagolakelutheran.org. Application deadline is March 19 or until the position is filled.

Social Worker/Case Manager – Mental Health Full-Time


Responsibilities Included: • Handling incoming calls, mail and other communications • Managing filing systems • Recording information as needed • Greeting clients and visitors as needed • Updating paperwork, maintaining documents and word processing • Creating files/folders • Helping to organize and maintain office common areas • Performing general office clerk duties and errands • Organizing travel by booking accommodations and reservations needs as required • Coordinating events as necessary • Maintaining supply inventory • Maintaining office equipment as needed • Aiding with client reception as needed • Creating, maintaining and entering information into databases • Light duty office cleaning

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Provide case management, care coordination, and employment supports for individuals identified as meeting Rule 79 case management eligibility. Utilize competencies in mental health, child welfare, addiction, vocational readiness and rehabilitation, and disability services. A bachelorÊs or masterÊs degree from an accredited college/university with a major in social work, psychology, sociology, or closely related field with a supervised field placement providing case management and/or counseling services to individuals and families; one to three years of experience in a human services setting. $22.74 to $34.86 DOQ.

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Please mail or e-mail resumes to: Ironwood Contracting, PO Box 460, North Branch, MN 55056 or ironwood@ironwood-mn.com

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Park Ranger - Seasonal Provide information to the public, security, and enforce County ordinances and State Statutes. Experience in Law Enforcement preferred or attending college in a law enforcement related field. First Aid Certification including CPR; valid DriverÊs License. Applicants must be available to work through Labor Day. $17.00 per hour. 20-40 hours per week; Regular work shifts Monday-Sunday 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Park Collection Attendant - Seasonal Provide visitor information at Fish Lake Park, collect parking fees, and conduct surveys. Must have good communication and math skills. Post shelter reservations. Opens and cleans restrooms, park shelters, and other duties assigned. Must be 16+ years of age. Available to work Fridays, weekends, and holidays. 8-20 hours per week throughout the summer months. Must be available to work through Labor Day. $11.00 per hour.

Park Maintenance - Seasonal Operates a variety of mowing equipment utilized in maintenance of the park grounds, maintenance, and repair. Experience in grounds maintenance, operation of riding mowers and power tools, and related skills necessary. Must be 18+ years of age with a valid driverÊs license. Must be available to work through Labor Day. $15.00 per hour. 20-40 hours per week; Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


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F/T RECEPTIONIST/OFFICE Assistant - Lakes Veterinary & Surgical Center, Lindstrom. Are you good at math, proficient with ms word, ppt, excel, enjoy working with people and pets? As a Receptionist/Office Assistant, You will answer phones, make appointments, explain services & develop and maintain documentation. Because this is a veterinary clinic, all employees may also be called on to assist in handling and/or cleaning up after pets. $15-$17 + other benefits & a great team. Send resume, wage history and references to mgr@ lakesvet.net. 16:12p,13snp -------------------------------HAPPINESS IS...QUICK results from a low cost classified ad! chisago@citlink.net

F/T VETERINARY TECHNICIAN Assistant - Lakes Veterinary & Surgical Center, Lindstrom. If you enjoy variety and working with pets & fun team, this job is for you. Assist Veterinary Technicians by bringing pets in & out, weighing pets, assist in holding pets for procedures, preparing instruments, cleaning rooms & instruments, restocking, answering phones, and processing payments. Must have customer service experience and experience handling & cleaning up after animals. $14-15 + additional benefits. Send resume, wage history and references to mgr@lakesvet.net. 16:12p,13snp ---------------------------------DIG UP A BARGAIN in the classifieds! See chisagocountypress.com.

AGE 55+ WORKERS needed for part-time custodial work/groundskeeping at the Wild River and Interstate State parks. Contact Green View at 651-639-1913. 16:12,15pdcc

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FURNITURE NEW ASHLEY UPHOLSTERED Chair, swivel. Off white with leaves cover. Hardly used, $125. 651-3238045. 46:13pdcc

COLLECTIBLES ROSE'S COLLECTIBLES, 12815 Lake Blvd., Lindstrom. We buy silver and gold jewelry, and c records. Call Manuel 651-775-3930 or visit the store ThursdaySunday. 40:32tfnnp

YOU GOT IT, you don’t want it. Call me! For a fee: house and garage removal: appliances, cars, trucks, household, furniture. Anything else, call me with questions, 651-271-5992. 69:14tfnnp

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Traffic Operations Seasonal Worker

HELP WANTED: The City of Center City is hiring a Part-time Seasonal Parks Worker

Full Time – Seasonal (May-September) Operates a variety of small tools and equipment; installs signs, posts, and pavement markings; performs minor brushing and weed whipping operations. Work hours are 6:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday-Thursday, 40 hours/week. Experience in operation of light equipment is desired. Must be 16 years old or older and possess a valid driverÊs license. Must be able to work outdoors in the weather. $15.00/hour. Apply online at www.chisagocounty.us by April 21, 2021.

(May 15, 2021 to Sept. 15, 2021). This position will perform semi-skilled work in the parks, city rain gardens and all municipal properties under direct supervision of the Public Works Superintendent. Must be 18 yrs. of age, have a general knowledge of park maintenance and landscaping. Must be physically able to perform the job duties as assigned, you will regularly be bending, kneeling and lifting weight up to 100 lbs. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license. The City will be accepting applications until April 5 at 3:00 p.m. Applications are available on line at www.centercitymn.us or at City Hall, 300 Center Avenue, Center City, MN City Hall-651-257-5284.

Victim-Witness Coordinator Full Time Provide services to increase the crime victimsÊ and witnessesÊ knowledge, comfort, convenience, and security during their involvement in the criminal justice system; provide statutorily mandated notice of case information and required appearances for victims, assist with the coordination of witnesses for hearings, make appropriate referrals to police and service agencies, and act as liaison between the criminal justice system and victims and witnesses; Ensure observation of victimsÊ rights within the County AttorneyÊs Office and criminal judicial system. BachelorÊs Degree in related field or commensurate work experience; One to three years of related work experience in the areas of advocacy, counseling, or criminal justice is preferred; A demonstrated ability to perform the duties of the job, specifically including, but not limited to, ability to communicate with victims and witnesses orally and in writing. $25.35 to $34.78 DOQ. Apply online at www.chisagocounty.us by April 7, 2021.

Public Works Seasonal Worker Full Time – Seasonal (May-September) Operates a variety of mowing equipment utilized in maintenance of the building grounds and county road ditches, maintenance and repair activities; performs roadway maintenance work involving patching and brushing. Work hours are 6:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday-Thursday, 40 hours/week. Experience in operation of light equipment is desired. Must be 18 years old and possess a valid driverÊs license. Must be able to work outdoors in the weather. $15.00/hour. Apply online at www.chisagocounty.us by April 21, 2021. Apply online at www.chisagocounty.us by April 21, 2021.

To place an ad call: 651-257-5115 or email: chisago@citlink.net

Seasonal Maintenance Worker The City of Lindstrom is accepting applications for (4) full-time seasonal maintenance positions to work under the direction of the Public Works Foreman. These positions perform various types of manual labor in the general maintenance of the Public Works Departments, (Parks, Streets, Utilities). Qualified applicants must be at least 18 years old, have a valid driver’s license, able to perform light to heavy physical labor with the ability to lift/carry up to 50 lbs. College enrolled applicants are preferred. Hours are Monday-Thursday 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. mid-April through August, 2021. Salary is $12.75-$14.42 per hour. Benefits are not included. In order to be considered, you must complete our City application and return to: Lindstrom City Hall, 13292 Sylvan Ave., Lindström, MN 55045, or email it to: molson@cityoflindstrom.us Our City application can be downloaded from our website: http://www.cityoflindstrom.us/ or you can request an application packet via email: molson@cityoflindstrom.us Applications must be received by 3:30 p.m. on 4/01/2021.

Thinking of Selling this year? Yes, there are still uncertainties, but Buyer demand remains very strong, and interest rates are extremely low. We also have buyers seeking small acreage parcels!

Call us today for a Free Market Analysis to get a better idea of what your property should sell for in today’s market.

Mark Wolcott 651-334-6813

12835 Lake Blvd., Lindstrom • 651-257-2233

Watercraft Inspector Level 1 and 2 Full Time or Part Time – Seasonal Inspect watercraft; Educate public on the threats of ecologically harmful Aquatic Invasive Species and how to prevent AIS transport. Currently pursuing, or completed, a college degree program in areas such as Biology, Natural Resources, Fisheries & Wildlife, Law Enforcement, Communications, Recreation Resource Management, Recreation, Park & Leisure, Ecology, Environmental Science, Forestry, Geology, Sociology, SociologyGreat of Law,inCriminology & Deviance, Snow!! or Urban & Community Forestry. Valid DriverÊs License. Minimum of 20 hours per week for part time. Level 1: $15.00/hour. Level 2: One-year experience as a watercraft inspector. $17.50/hour. WO

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by March 31, 2021.




COMMUNITY EDUCATION COORDINATOR New London-Spicer Schools. Required: Bachelor’s degree and minimal experience in an administrative position, or equivalent combination of education and experience. For more information or to apply please visit, www.nls.k12.mn.us/employment EOE

WANTED: ALL 1970S MOTORCYCLES Running or not. Titled or not. Cash in exchange. Sell now while prices are high! Call Dan at 612/720-2142

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ATHLETIC/ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR New London-Spicer Schools. Master’s Degree or equivalent required. For more information or to apply please visit, www.nls.k12.mn.us/employment EOE




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12815 Lake Boulevard, Lindstrom • 651-257-6752 Open every Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10am-5:30pm Sunday 11am-5pm

•Largest selection of vintage sterling silver and southwest turquoise jewelry • Lake Area’s largest coin shop • HUGE selection of vinyl records

Rose’s Collectibles is ALWAYS buying! • Coins and Currency • silver coins 1964 and older • all gold coins • all platinum and palladium coins • large and small coin collections

• Gold and Silver Sterling Jewelry • all vintage gold, sterling silver, platinum, alladium jewelry • dental gold • even broken items Instant Cash or • Gold and Silver Bullion Check

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For additional information or large collections and house calls, call Manuel at 651-775-3930

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Holy Week Schedule



From Palms to Passion: Triumph to Tragedy" Sunday, March 28, 9:00 - Drive-In/Parking Lot Worship (also livestreamed on Facebook) Join us for a moving service that marks the beginning of Jesus' journey to the cross.



Maundy Thursday


Thursday, April 1, 7:00 p.m. - Online Only (Facebook) Be reminded of the amazing love God demonstrated for us by offering the life of His Son, Jesus. Experience too, the pain and anguish of Jesus, as he cried out from the cross, "My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?"

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Good Friday Join Tenebrae Service A Service of Shadows Friday, April 2, 7:00 p.m. - Online Only (Facebook) Participating congregations include: Trinity Lutheran, Lindstrom; Zion Lutheran, Chisago City; First Lutheran, Taylors Falls; First United Methodist, Lindstrom; Immanuel Lutheran, Almelund; Chisago Lakes Lutheran, Center City; St. Paul Lutheran, Wyoming Sunday, April 4 - 9:00 a.m. - Drive-In/Parking Lot Worship (also livestreamed on Facebook) As our long Lenten journey concludes, we welcome the glorious resurrection of Jesus.

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VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDED What do volunteer drivers do? Volunteer drivers provide individuals in need of transportation with a means of getting to and from medical appointments.

Who qualifies to be a volunteer driver? Anyone who is: • Age 21 or older • Has a valid driver’s license • Has proof of insurance • Has a clean driving record • Has not had a suspended license or DWI within the past three years • Has had no felony conviction

What type of vehicle can be used? The vehicle must be safe, dependable and clean. Volunteer drivers use all different types of vehicles from small subcompacts to large SUVs.

Do volunteer drivers receive any reimbursement? All volunteer drivers are reimbursed at the maximum federal mileage rate. Mileage is reimbursed from the time the drivers leave their home until they return home.

Are volunteer drivers who are on call required to provide all rides requested? Volunteer drivers have the right to refuse any rides offered to them.

How can I become a volunteer driver? Call Transportation Coordinator Scott Olson at (218)735-6886 or scott.olson@aeoa.org.

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