Leadville News – September 23

Fall Weather Strikes Gold In High Country

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Hikers became beachcombers at Twin Lakes on Saturday as blue skies and sunshine added to the perfect fall colors which brought hundreds of visitors to the high country during the first official day of autumn. Photo: Leadville Today/Kathy Bedell.

Driver’s License Office Closed This Week

If you need to do business with the Lake County Drivers License Office, please note that it will be closed this week, September 24 – 28. According to Grace Smith-Sodic, manager of the local office, residents who need to access driver license services can got to the Frisco office, which is open Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., but closed for lunch from 12 – 12:30 p.m. Or if heading south is a better option, the Salida office is open Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. but closed for lunch 12 – 1 p.m. Also any Driver License questions people may call Driver Services (303) 205-5613 or check out any number of services that are now offered online

Readers should note that this week’s closure applies only to the Driver License Office, and not the Lake County Clerk and Recorders Office which can assist with license plates and vehicle registration. The Drivers License Office will resume regular hours on Monday, Oct. 1.Take a number

Help for Job Seekers Continues Tuesday

If you are looking for a new job or different job, then you’re in luck, because FREE help is available to increase your chances of landing that dream job. And remember, not every small mountain community has a Workforce Center in the heart of its business district, so why not take advantage of the help that will put you on the path to success! Get a job!

The “Tuesdays at 2 p.m.” Workforce Center series wraps up this Tuesday, Sept. 25 with “Job Search Strategies.” Find out the best way to FIND your dream job. Do you know LINKED In? And what’s available at the workforce center. Find out more in this last session in the September series. All workshops start at 2 p.m. Not every small rural community has this FREE service right in town, so take advantage of it. 

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You can also participate from your smart device, PC or in person at one of the Workforce Centers. The Lake County Public Library also offers a WORKFORCE LAPTOP for persons looking for employment or filing for unemployment. This system is dedicated to help job seekers. 

For workshop attendees, you need to register and can do so ONLINE or contact Sue Miller at the Leadville Workforce Center at Sue.Miller@state.co.us or by calling (719) 486-2428. Increase your skill set, put your best foot forward, and get that great job that’s waiting just for you!

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There was a whole lot of high-flying, first-day-of-fall fun at the Mt. Elbert Moto track on Saturday in Lake County. Photo: Leadville Today/Kathy Bedell

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