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January 4, 2010
Christopher Anderson photo

Erica Curless sinks her hands into the shoulders of her horse Tuesday December 22, 2009 at her home in the Spokane Valley. Curless, a former journalist, has changed careers and after taking training is now involved in equine and canine massage therapy.

January 3, 2010 in Features
Jesse Tinsley photo

Shirley Bonuccelli, a former school librarian and financial planner, now details cars in her Spokane townhouse garage.


Erica Curless at her home near the state line of Washington and Idaho. The former journalist is now an equine and canine massage therapist.