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March 30, 2013 in Washington Voices
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Rick Kelley is closing Kelley’s Thrift in Fairfield after 39 years in business. It’s the only grocery store between Tekoa and Spokane. When he was a student at Liberty High School he worked there as a box boy. In 1973, Kelley took over the business from his father.

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Rick Kelley is closing Kelley’s Thrift in Fairfield. Here he helps daily customer Kim Fields with her purchase of bottled drinks.