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  • Gail Gerlach Found Not Guilty Of Manslaughter; Jury Rules Use Of Force Justified

    Gail Gerlach Found Not Guilty Of Manslaughter; Jury Rules Use Of Force Justified

    Friday, April 11 2014 1:52 AM EDT2014-04-11 05:52:52 GMT
    KHQ.COM - A verdict has been reached in the Gail Gerlach trial. The jury found Gerlach not guilty of First and Second Degree Manslaughter.>>
    KHQ.COM - A verdict has been reached in the Gail Gerlach trial. The jury found Gerlach not guilty of First and Second Degree Manslaughter. The jury also decided on Thursday that Gerlach's use of force was justified. Gerlach now has the right to be reimbursed for his legal costs by the State of Washington. >>
  • GERLACH TRIAL DAY 7: Gail Gerlach Takes The Stand; Fate In The Hands Of The Jury

    GERLACH TRIAL DAY 7: Gail Gerlach Takes The Stand; Fate In The Hands Of The Jury

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-04-10 01:02:58 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Day 7 in the Manslaughter trial of Gail Gerlach saw the man everyone was waiting to her from take the stand: Gail Gerlach.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Day 7 in the Manslaughter trial of Gail Gerlach saw the man everyone was waiting to her from take the stand: Gail Gerlach. Before Gerlach took the stand however, prosecutors called Detective Ben Estes as a rebuttal witness. Estes first talked about Sharon Gerlach, who took the stand on Tuesday, and his interview with her following the shooting. Estes said she was talkative and excitable.>>
  • GERLACH TRIAL DAY 6: Defense Presents Their Case; Gerlach's Wife Takes Stand

    GERLACH TRIAL DAY 6: Defense Presents Their Case; Gerlach's Wife Takes Stand

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:28:44 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Day 6 of the Gail Gerlach Manslaughter trial began with the defense team moving to dismiss the case, saying the prosecution didn't prove their case.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Day 6 of the Gail Gerlach Manslaughter trial began with the defense team moving to dismiss the case, saying the prosecution didn't prove their case. The defense claimed it was based on Gerlach not being able to see through the SUV, and the witnesses called by the prosecution couldn't prove that. >>
  • Gerlach Trial Day 5: Prosecution Rests Case

    Gerlach Trial Day 5: Prosecution Rests Case

    Monday, April 7 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-04-07 22:10:58 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - After the court was in recess on Friday, April 4th, Monday began the 5th day of the Gail Gerlach trial. The prosecution continued by calling multiple witnesses to the stand. KHQ's Kelsey Watts who has been covering this case from the start, was once again LIVE in court tweeting the events as they unfolded.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - After the court was in recess on Friday, April 4th, Monday began the 5th day of the Gail Gerlach trial. The prosecution continued by calling multiple witnesses to the stand. KHQ's Kelsey Watts who has been covering this case from the start, was once again LIVE in court tweeting the events as they unfolded.>>
  • GERLACH TRIAL DAY 4: Medical Examiner, Neighbors, And Forensic Team Leader Testify

    GERLACH TRIAL DAY 4: Medical Examiner, Neighbors, And Forensic Team Leader Testify

    Thursday, April 3 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-04-04 01:41:53 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Day 4 of the Gail Gerlach Trial began with Medical Examiner Dr. Sally Aiken taking the stand to testify.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Day 4 of the Gail Gerlach Trial began with Medical Examiner Dr. Sally Aiken taking the stand to testify. Aiken began by explaining her background and experience, saying she has performed more than 7,000 autopsies during her career. Aiken responded to the scene where Gail Gerlach shot Brendon Kaluza-Graham to make sure the evidence and body were preserved, as well as to offer preliminary information about injuries.>>
  • Gerlach Trial Day 3: Opening Statements

    Gerlach Trial Day 3: Opening Statements

    Thursday, April 3 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-04-03 19:15:49 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Today is day 4 of the Gail Gerlach trial and the medical examiner and forensics experts are expected to testify. >>>KHQ's Kelsey Watts will be following this story until the end. Follow her in real time on Twitter, just search for @GerlachTrial. We will continue to update you on khq.com and in our all of our newscasts.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Today is day 4 of the Gail Gerlach trial and the medical examiner and forensics experts are expected to testify. >>>KHQ's Kelsey Watts will be following this story until the end. Follow her in real time on Twitter, just search for @GerlachTrial. We will continue to update you on khq.com and in our all of our newscasts.>>
  • Jury Selection In Gerlach Trial Underway

    Jury Selection In Gerlach Trial Underway

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 10:26 AM EDT2014-04-01 14:26:12 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Jury selection in the trial of Gail Gerlach began on Monday. Gerlach is being charged with Manslaughter in the shooting death of Brendon Kaluza-Graham one year ago.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Jury selection in the trial of Gail Gerlach began on Monday. Gerlach is being charged with Manslaughter in the shooting death of Brendon Kaluza-Graham one year ago. Gerlach left his SUV warming up in his driveway and says that he saw Kaluza-Graham get into his vehicle and begin driving away in an attempt to steal it.>>
  • Trial Beginning In Spokane Stolen Car Shooting

    Trial Beginning In Spokane Stolen Car Shooting

    Monday, March 31 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-03-31 17:52:27 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The trial is beginning this week in Spokane for a man accused of killing a man who was taking his SUV. >>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The trial is beginning this week in Spokane for a man accused of killing a man who was taking his SUV. Gail Gerlach is charged with manslaughter in the March 2013 shooting of 25-year-old Brendan Kaluza-Graham. Gerlach says he fired when he thought he saw a gun. Police found no gun in the vehicle.
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  • ONLY ON KHQ: Gail Gerlach Nearing Manslaughter Trial, 100 Potential Jurors To Be Called

    ONLY ON KHQ: Gail Gerlach Nearing Manslaughter Trial, 100 Potential Jurors To Be Called

    Thursday, March 6 2014 1:05 AM EST2014-03-06 06:05:08 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - It’s been almost exactly a year since Gail Gerlach fired a single, deadly shot into his Suburban as it was being driven away by Brendan Kaluza-Graham.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - It’s been almost exactly a year since Gail Gerlach fired a single, deadly shot into his Suburban as it was being driven away by Brendan Kaluza-Graham, and Wednesday Gerlach was back in court as his manslaughter trial is just weeks away. In a pre-trial hearing held Wednesday morning, Judge Annette Plese made rulings about which of Gail Gerlach’s statements to police can be allowed at trial.>>
  • Gerlach's Lawyers Intend To Bring Up Kaluza-Graham's Criminal History And Drug Use

    Gerlach's Lawyers Intend To Bring Up Kaluza-Graham's Criminal History And Drug Use

    Tuesday, February 18 2014 9:03 PM EST2014-02-19 02:03:16 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The lawyers for Gail Gerlach tell KHQ they intend to bring up Brendon Kaluza-Graham's criminal history and drug use during Gerlach's upcoming trial. Gerlach is being charged with First Degree Manslaughter for shooting and killing Kaluza-Graham as he was stealing Gerlach's SUV. >>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The lawyers for Gail Gerlach tell KHQ they intend to bring up Brendon Kaluza-Graham's criminal history and drug use during Gerlach's upcoming trial. Gerlach is being charged with First Degree Manslaughter for shooting and killing Kaluza-Graham as he was stealing Gerlach's SUV. >>
  • Gail Gerlach Back In Court

    Gail Gerlach Back In Court

    Friday, February 14 2014 8:49 PM EST2014-02-15 01:49:18 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The man accused of shooting and killing someone who was stealing his vehicle was back in court on Friday for a pre-trial motion. Gail Gerlach's attorneys submitted a motion to have everything Gerlach told detectives before he was read his Miranda Rights suppressed.His attorneys say Gerlach was unaware he may be saying things that could be used against him in his manslaughter trial.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The man accused of shooting and killing someone who was stealing his vehicle was back in court on Friday for a pre-trial motion. Gail Gerlach's attorneys submitted a motion to have everything Gerlach told detectives before he was read his Miranda Rights suppressed.His attorneys say Gerlach was unaware he may be saying things that could be used against him in his manslaughter trial.>>
  • Gail Gerlach’s Defense Asks Judge To Suppress Statements To Police At Trial

    Gail Gerlach’s Defense Asks Judge To Suppress Statements To Police At Trial

    Saturday, October 26 2013 12:08 AM EDT2013-10-26 04:08:37 GMT
    Gail Gerlach was back in a Spokane County Courtroom Friday afternoon for a three and a half hour hearing regarding two matters.>>
    Gail Gerlach was back in a Spokane County Courtroom Friday afternoon for a three and a half hour hearing regarding two matters: suppressing statements he made to police made on the day he shot and killed Brendan Kaluza-Graham, 25, and compelling discovery from prosecutors. The morning of March 25th, Gerlach left his SUV warming up in the driveway of his NE Spokane home.>>
  • UPDATE: Gerlach Makes Appearance In Court, Pleads Not Guilty

    UPDATE: Gerlach Makes Appearance In Court, Pleads Not Guilty

    Wednesday, June 12 2013 9:19 PM EDT2013-06-13 01:19:48 GMT
    UPDATE: On Wednesday afternoon Gail Gerlach pleaded not guilty to 1st degree manslaughter. Gerlach's trial is set for Sept. 3rd, he's ordered to have no contact with Kaluza-Graham's family.>>
    UPDATE: On Wednesday afternoon Gail Gerlach pleaded not guilty to 1st degree manslaughter. Gerlach's trial is set for Sept. 3rd, he's ordered to have no contact with Kaluza-Graham's family.>>
  • Prosecutor: SPD Made No Charging Recommendations In Gerlach Case

    Prosecutor: SPD Made No Charging Recommendations In Gerlach Case

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 6:19 PM EDT2013-05-21 22:19:30 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - KHQ has confirmed that Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives made no charging recommendations for a fatal shooting that happened in March.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - KHQ has confirmed that Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives made no charging recommendations for a fatal shooting that happened in March. Their report was submitted to the Spokane County Prosecutors on May 13th.>>
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  • INCREDIBLE drone video shows fire destruction over Pateros/Brewster

    INCREDIBLE drone video shows fire destruction over Pateros/Brewster

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:51:52 GMT
    KHQ.COM - Chelan HD Productions has given us permission to show this incredible video they shot with a drone surveying the damage done from the Carlton Complex Fire in the areas of Brewster and Pateros. This video is truly jaw dropping and really shows the level of destruction from the fire.>>
    KHQ.COM - Chelan HD Productions has given us permission to show this incredible video they shot with a drone surveying the damage done from the Carlton Complex Fire in the areas of Brewster and Pateros. This video is truly jaw dropping and really shows the level of destruction from the fire.>>
  • Carlton Complex Fire now 243,291 acres; 1,600+ firefighters on scene

    Carlton Complex Fire now 243,291 acres; 1,600+ firefighters on scene

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:17 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:17:26 GMT
    UPDATE: Late Sunday evening the fire was 243,291 acres in size. 1622 firefighters are assigned to the complex. The fire is currently 16% contained. Contact the “511” automated Washington Department of Transportation Travel Information line for updated information, or call (509) 667-2802.
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    UPDATE: Late Sunday evening the fire was 243,291 acres in size. 1622 firefighters are assigned to the complex. The fire is currently 16% contained. Contact the “511” automated Washington Department of Transportation Travel Information line for updated information, or call (509) 667-2802.

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  • Boil Water issued by Okanogan County Health Department

    Boil Water issued by Okanogan County Health Department

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:47 AM EDT2014-07-22 06:47:39 GMT
    Per the Okanogan County Heath Department a Boil Water Notices has been issued for the following areas:Wolf Creek Property Owners Lost River Airport Alamo Orchards Camp Alta Lake Golf Course Town of Methow City of Pateros Emanuel Heiights Custom Orchard No. 1 The Okanogan Health Department has received word that the Mazama store and related drinking water system has continued to operate.>>
    Per the Okanogan County Heath Department a Boil Water Notices has been issued for the following areas:Wolf Creek Property Owners Lost River Airport Alamo Orchards Camp Alta Lake Golf Course Town of Methow City of Pateros Emanuel Heiights Custom Orchard No. 1 The Okanogan Health Department has received word that the Mazama store and related drinking water system has continued to operate.>>