News (more/search)

Notice of a Public Hearing to consider a Request to Vacate Portions of Boondoggle Road and East Boondoggle Road.

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, in the Commissioners' Auditorium, Kittitas County Courthouse, Ellensburg, Washi...

8 year old drowning victim recovered from Lake Cle Elum

Members of the Sheriff's Dive Team recovered the body of 8 year old Christine Bethay of Yakima shortly befor 8:00 AM this morning from the Morgan Creek area of Lake Cle Elum.

Busy Weekend for Sheriff's Office and Search and Rescue Volunteers

The Sheriff's Office along with Kittitas County Seach and Rescue responded to two rescue incidents this weekend besides assisting with the Whiskey Dick Triathalon and the Iron Hor...

Land and Water Rescues over the weekedd

Kittitas County Sheriff's Office responded to an injured hiker on the Manastash Ridge and the Sheriff's Marine Patrol responded to a vessel in distress on the Columbia River.

Notice of public hearing to consider adopting the Disaster Debris Management Plan.

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on August 4, 2015 at the Kittitas County Courthouse, Commissioners' Auditorium, 205 W. 5th, Room 109, Ellensbu...

Notice of public hearing to consider Adding a No Parking Zone on Sparks Road and Amending Kittitas County Code "No Parking Areas," Section 10.07.010 "Areas Designated."

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 in the Commissioners' Auditorium, Kittitas County Courthouse, Ellensburg, Washingto...

KCPHD Conducts Electronic Cigarette Compliance Checks

The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) is working to assess the issue of electronic cigarettes/vaping in our County. Part of the assessment included compliance check...

Arson Fires

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office and the Fire Marshal are requesting the public's help in stopping arson fires.

Kittitas County Fair Worker Application Now Available

The Kittitas County Fair is looking for enthusiastic individuals to fill a variety of positions for the 2015 Fair, September 3rd-7th.

Wild-Land Fire North of Ellensburg, Residential Evacuation underway.

The Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center was activated shortly after midnight, in support of Level III Residential evacuations along HWY 97 between Clark and Howard Road. Ki...