COVID-19 is a type of Coronavirus first seen in humans in 2019. This virus is very easy to catch.

The name, Coronavirus, comes from how the virus looks when viewed under a microscope - like a corona or crown.

The virus spreads from person to person through close contact.

Since the spread of COVID-19 has not stopped, new variants have formed.


Graph displaying the current Risk Level in Kittitas County

Testing for COVID-19

Not feeling well or experiencing COVID-like symptoms? Get tested.

In Kittitas County, there are two main testing sites:
KVH COVID Clinic at 716 E Manitoba (open daily from 9 AM - 5 PM) and
in Cle Elum at 201 Alpha Way (open weekdays 9 AM - 5 PM).