Publishers of    

Homedale Idaho
Main Menu


Contact Us


Advertising Rates



Past Issues

Owyhee Cam

Photo Galleries

Calendar of Events


Subscribers only

Current Issue


To place a Classified ad call 208-337-4681 or in person at The Owyhee Avalanche Office
$5 per week for the first 20 words, 10¢ for each word thereafter

For Sale

Seasoned Hardwood and softwood rounds. Approximately 3 cords, unsplit. You haul. $450. Call Rich: 208-573-3153, leave message if no answer.

Beautiful Grosso lavender sachets locally grown in the garden of Viola Campi Di Lavenda in Caldwell, picked fresh and dried to perfection. Bags are perfect for baby rooms, under pillows and in bathrooms. Put them anywhere to create a calming, relaxing atmosphere. $5 per bag. (208) 880-3024

Seasoned Juniper Firewood. $200.00 a cord rounds/$250.00 split. Free delivery 2 or more cord. Call 208-250-3307 please leave message if no answer.

SYMMS FRUIT RANCH Retail store is now open. Peaches are available. Retail Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-4:30pm, Sat 9:00am-12:00pm. 14068 Sunny Slope Rd, Caldwell ID 83607. (208) 459-4821.

Roll ends: Great for packing material, building fires, lining birdcages or for your kids to doodle on. The Owyhee Avalanche, Homedale

Help Wanted

Melba School District is seeking the following positions: Food Service Supervisor - The new hire will work alongside the current Food Service Supervisor for training. Full Time with benefits. Please see the full job description at under District/Careers. Custodian - Full Time with benefits. Mon-Thurs 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Please see the full job description at under District/Careers. Bus Drivers and Substitute Teachers - Please see the full job description at under District/Careers.

City of Marsing is seeking a full-time combination Water and Wastewater Operator/Public Works and Code Enforcement employee. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Maintaining the City water system – maintaining and repairing pumps, water distribution system, chlorine system, valves, hydrants, flushing water lines, etc. • Maintaining the City sewer system – cleaning and maintaining wastewater bar screens, settling chambers, sewer collection systems, chlorine system, etc. • Maintaining the City parks – irrigating, trimming, mowing, dumping trash, cleaning bathrooms, spraying and pulling weeds, trimming trees, fertilizing lawns and trees, etc. • Maintaining the City roads – patching potholes, flagging, etc. • Maintaining the City irrigation system – repairing irrigation boxes, cleaning lines, repairing or replacing lines and boxes. • Animal control – catching or trapping dogs and other wild or domestic animals, etc. • Building, grounds, and vehicle maintenance – repairing building plumbing, electrical, concrete, structural parts, sweeping floors, cleaning shops, etc., picking up trash, repairing fences, etc., changing oil, minor repairs on vehicles, etc. • To enforce the City’s ordinances. • Customer service skills are crucial along with the ability to handle conflict, dogs at large, & computer and phone skills are helpful. • Interact with Sheriff Deputies and attend possible court appearances. • Duties otherwise assigned. Benefits include: PERSI retirement plan • 10 paid holidays • Paid vacation and personal leave • Clothing allowance •Possible vehicle to drive to and from work. Please contact Marsing City Hall at 18 Sandbar Ave., Marsing, 208-896-4122 or or view the full job description online at We are also advertising and taking applications on

Class A CDL driver. Clean DLR. At least 2 years experience. 10 western states. Usually home several times a week. Most re-starts at home. Competitive wages with and without benefits, quarterly safety bonus, clean inspection bonus, phone allowance, $2000 signing bonus. Call Bonnie 208-697-9923.

Farm/Ranch Help needed. Can teach. Year round position. Call 208-741-6850

LOOKING FOR person to train for occupation in the printing industry. We have an opening for the right person to learn to operate our web press and sheet-fed presses. Great opportunity to learn a career. Salary is dependent on the person’s work ethic, mechanical abilities, etc. Applications available at the Avalanche office, Homedale.

Real Estate

Approved Building Lot for sale. 402 E. California Ave, Homedale. $69,900 cash. "As is". 208-337-1555.

Farm and Ranch

Balewagons: I sell & buy New Holland, self-propelled & pull-type models/ parts/ tires/ manuals. Financing-trades-delivery available. Call Jim Wilhite (Greenleaf) 208-880-2889

For Rent

Marsing Storage has 10'x10' units available for rent. RV space available. Recently graveled. 5656 Van Rd, Marsing. Contact Steve 208-616-0315.

FOR RENT: Givens Hot Springs area - Single-wide mobile home. Seniors (55+) only - non-smokers, two bedrooms, 1 bath, washer & dryer, stove & refrigerator. No pets or animals. MILLION DOLLAR VIEW. $800 per month plus $800 deposit. $25 application fee. Available now. By appointment only. 208-896-4637.


Complete Vehicles or Parts for 73'-80' Chevy GMC Pickups, Blazers, Suburbans, 2 or 4 wheel drive Please Call Mark 208-602-4825


Sewing Alteration Services. Ask for Angie, 208-859-0160.

Affordable Lessons: Piano, Guitar, Violin, Fiddle, Ukulele, Mandolin & Banjo. Private and Fun. All Ages & Levels. 208-283-5750

Valley Powersports Repair Formerly Tim's Small Engine Repair specializing in ATV, UTV & motorcycle servicing and repair. Tires, tune-ups, repairs & EFI diagnostics. Complete service and repair on all makes and models. 30916 Peckham Rd., Wilder. 208-482-7461.

Tractor for Hire Small acreage custom farming, disking, mowing, spraying, ripping, 6 ft. backhoe & loader work, pasture seeding. Free estimates. Call Dave 208-249-1295.

SHIPPY'S TREE SERVICE Call your local Arborist for all your tree needs. Tree trimming & removals, stump grinding, cleanup & hauling. No job too big or small. LICENSED & INSURED. 10+ years of experience. Free Est. Slade 208-695-5048 or James 208-999-0540.

Rye Shippy Tree Services. Topping and trimming, removal and stump grinding. Also, snow plowing. Call for free estimate. Insured and experienced. Call or text Rye 208-989-5843.

JJ Excavation: Top soil, fill dirt, all types of gravel, placement or delivery, road grading, pipework and backhoe work, free estimates. Call Jim (208) 573-5700

Steel Buildings & Pole Barns. Shops, Airplane Hangars, Ag Buildings, Hay Covers, Riding Arenas. Visit 208-941-9502

Technical Computer LLC, Repairs, Tune-ups, Backups, Upgrades, Networking & more. Call Tom at 208-896-4676 or 208-899-9419.


Homedale School District

Marsing School District

Bruneau-Grand View School District

Jordan Valley School District

Adrian School District

Greenleaf Friends Academy


Owyhee County Historical Society

Jordan Valley
Big Loop Rodeo

Marsing Disaster Auction

Owyhee County Rodeo

Homedale Farmers Market


Owyhee Project

Bureau of Reclamation


Owyhee Water Level


City of Jordan Valley

Homedale City

Grand View City

Marsing City


Owyhee County

County ATV Restrictions

Bureau of Land Management


Third Judicial District

BLM Owyhee Field Office

Owyhee Initiative

State of Idaho