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Crews searching for missing Redmond man

On Saturday 5/30/20 at around 7:48 PM, Kittitas County Sheriff’s deputies received a report of an overdue hiker in the area of Peoh Point off Forest Service Road 3350, south of Cle...

Body of missing fire fighter located

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office has concluded the search for Marcus Carroll, a Snohomish County Fire Fighter. His body was located shortly before dark on the cliff-face on the...

Kittitas County Phase 2 Update (3 of 3)

The Kittitas County Incident Management Team (IMT) is asking for the community’s help in reaching Phase 3 by June 17, 2020. We are asking individuals and businesses to be aware of ...

Our Goal is to Keep People Healthy Who Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

Our goal is to keep people healthy who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Kittitas County. But what does that look like, especially with all of the jargon like quarantine, isola...

Kittitas County Changing Local Health Order to Allow Vacation Rental Properties to be Rented (Beginning Monday, June 1)

The Kittitas County Health Order: Stay at Home will be updated to allow vacation rental properties to be rented effective Monday, June 1, 2020. The health order will be consistent...

Murder Warrant Issued for fugative Jorge Alcantara-Gonzalez in the case of missing Kent man, Ian Eckles.Search area to remain closed.

Kittitas County Sheriff's Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant for Jorge Alcantara-Gonzalez, the subject of the extensive manhunt in the Mineral Springs area of Kittitas Coun...

Clarification on World Health Organization (WHO) COVID-19 Masking Recommendations

There have been recent postings on social media in regard to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) masking information in response to COVID-19. The social media post asserts that ...

Kittitas County Phase 2 Update (2 of 2) – Business Plans Required

Kittitas County is currently in Phase 2 of the Washington State Phased Plan. Our county will be required to stay in Phase 2 for a minimum of three weeks. The time period of three...

Kittitas County Phase 2 Update (1 of 1)

Kittitas County is currently on day 2 of Phase 2. Per the Governor’s Phased Washington State Plan, we are required to stay in Phase 2 for a minimum of three weeks. During this ti...

Kittitas County Phase 2 Will See Modified Church Services Begin this Weekend

Church services (in a modified format) will be available for in-person services starting this weekend. Churches will be required to follow the State Governor’s requirements to hav...