205 W 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM
Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
JURY DUTY - PLEASE CALL THE JURY LINE AT 509-962-7611 AFTER 4:30 P.M. THE EVENING BEFORE YOUR JURY SERVICE TO DETERMINE IF YOU NEED TO REPORT.
JURY SELECTION WILL OCCUR AT THE KITTITAS COUNTY EVENT CENTER AT 901 E 7TH AVE, ELLENSBURG. ONCE A JURY IS SELECTED THE CASE WILL BE MOVED TO THE COURTHOUSE AT 205 W 5TH AVE, ELLENSBURG FOR THE TRIAL.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CONTACT THE JURY ADMINISTRATOR AT 509-962-7534.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW LIVE STREAMING OF JURY SELECTION.**
**Only available while jury selection is in session. Also, please note that court recordings must be accessed using the Chrome browser, Internet Explorer is not compatible with the live streaming service provided by AVCapture.
TELEPHONE APPEARANCE INSTRUCTIONS
Per the Court’s Emergency Local Rule dated 04.20.2020 public access will be provided for telephonic hearings by allowing the public to listen to hearings contemporaneously. To do so follow these instructions:
For hearings before The Honorable L. Candace Hooper in Department 1 call 509-933-8299 and follow instructions: Meeting ID 025. If attendances call in before the host they will sit on hold for up to 15 minutes before being disconnected. If attendees call in after the host they would enter the attendee access code 1234.
If you have any questions or trouble connecting to the conference call contact:
Superior Court Administrator at 509-962-7533 or
Superior Court Clerk at 509-962-7531
COURT ORDERS REGARDING OPERATIONS
For specific details please see
Fourth Amended Emergency Admin Order,
Extended and Revised Order re Dependency and Termination Cases,
Covid-19 Response Plan,
October Extended and Revised SCT Order October, 2020, and
Welcome to Kittitas County Superior Court. Most trials and hearings are open to the public. We encourage
our citizens to become more familiar with their courts.
If you have questions regarding
accessing additional information about court process and programs, please feel free to contact Court Administration.
In Washington the Superior Court is the court of general jurisdiction, meaning that the court
adjudicates almost all types of controversies including adult felony crimes, civil disputes, dissolutions
and family law matters, juvenile offenders, matters involving children, real property disputes, and
domestic violence issues.
The Kittitas County Superior Court is now live streaming audio for all hearings.
Kittitas County Superior Court
205 W. 5th Ave., Suite 207
Ellensburg WA 98926
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Open Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 12 PM, 1 PM - 4:30 PM
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.