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Student Returning from International Trip May Have Been Exposed to Measles

A Central Washington University (CWU) student who recently returned from international travel was reported to have been exposed to measles. The student was not vaccinated against m...

Notice of public hearing to consider amendments to Kittitas County Code Title 9 and Title 20

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on May 7, 2019 at the Commissioner's Auditorium, 205 West 5th Avenue, Room 109 to consider to consider amendment...

Notice of public hearing to consider Suncadia Phase 2 Division 5 Preliminary Plat (LP-19-00001).

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2 pm on May 7, 2019 at the Commissioner's Auditorium, 205 West 5th Avenue, Room 109, Ellensburg to consider the Suncadia...

Kittitas County Board of Commissioners Adopts Position Statement Defining “No Net Loss” for Public Access on Public Roads

The Board of County Commissioners adopted Resolution No. 2019-061, “Position Statement from Kittitas County Board of Commissioners: “No Net Loss” For Public Access on Public Roads”...

Kittitas County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee, Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce, and Kittitas County Board of Team Up to Provide Micro-Grant Opportunity

In 2019, there is a new opportunity for micro-grants in Kittitas County!

Deputy Thompson Memorial Service Scheduled

A Memorial Service for Kittitas County Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Thompson will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Nicholson Pavilion, 715 E. Dean Nicholson Blvd., ...

Kittitas County Stands Together in Support of Local Law Enforcement

The Kittitas County Government including all departments and offices stands behind local law enforcement. As a symbol of that support, the Kittitas County Board of Commissioners h...

Slain and Wounded Officers’ Family Support Identified

ELLENSBURG, Wash. — Donation accounts have been created at US Bank to help the families of the two Kittitas officers involved in yesterday’s shooting that claimed the life of Kitt...

Kittitas County Sheriff's Deputy Line of Duty Death

Last night’s officer-involved shooting claimed the life of Kittitas County Sheriff Deputy Ryan Thompson. Kittitas Police Officer Benito Chavez was wounded in the shooting and is c...

Media Advisory

A press conference will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Kittitas Valley Event Center – Armory (901 East 7th Ave., Ellensburg, WA).