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Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week at Kittitas County Farmers Market

On August 6th, Community Health of Central Washington’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program will be hosting a booth at the Kittitas County Farmers Market to celebrate World ...

Judge rules horses to be forfeited to KCSO

On May 10, 2016, the Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office seized 14 horses from property off of Westside Rd near South Cle Elum, in conjunction with an animal cruelty investigation. A...

High Blue-Green Algae Toxin at Fiorito Lake in Ellensburg

On July 21, 2016, the Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) was notified by the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) of higher than acceptable levels of anat...

Kittitas County Fair is seeking Event Staff for the 2016 Fair

The Kittitas County Fair is seeking candidates to fill temporary Event Staff positions for the 2016 fair.

Notice of public hearing to consider Surplus Property

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., in the County Commissioners’ Auditoriu...

Sheriff's Office message on Drones

Due to the increase in availability of UAS (unmanned Arial Systems) or “Drones”, we are seeing more cases of misuse by operators and over reaction by angry neighbors. Per Undersher...

Burn Ban


Hwy 10 closed and homes being evacuated due to Wild Land Fire

Kittitas County firefighters are attempting to control a fire near the West end of HWY 10 about 5 miles East of Cle Elum. Sheriff's Deputies are conducting Level 3 Evacuations.

Kittitas County Comprehensive Plan Advisory Group Meeting Schedule

Kittitas County Comprehensive Plan Advisory Groups will meet monthly from July through October to develop goal and policy recommendations for the County's 20-year Comprehensive Pla...

Notice of election

Notice of Election dates & deadlines - August 2nd Primary