Kittitas County News

Notice of public hearing to consider declaring Equipment Surplus to the County's needs.

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on August 6, 2019 at the Commissione...

Notice of intention to lease County owned property

The Board of County Commissioners will meet in the Commissioners Auditorium at 205 West 5th Ave, Roo...

Drowning victim located in Lake Cle Elum

The Sheriff's Office has located the body of 33 year old Peter Phan, last seen around 2:00 p.m. on S...

Corrections Officer Graduates from State Academy

On Friday June 28th, Kittitas County Correction Officer Justin Michael graduated from the Washington...

KCPHD Requests Survey Input as Built Environment Work Begins in Upper County.

The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) is seeking input from Cle Elum and South Cle El...

County Arson K9 Receives Grant

Kittitas County Fire Marshal K9 receives Petco Foundation Helping Heroes grant.

Ellensburg fire this morning

An automatic fire sprinkler system saves hay press building in Ellensburg.

Burn Ban

Burn ban for unincorporated areas

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...

Kittitas County Corrections graduated four new officers

On March 22, 2019, four Kittitas County Corrections officers graduated the Washington State Correcti...

Media Advisory on Behalf of Kittitas Police Department

Kittitas Police Officer Benito “Kellyn” Chavez is scheduled to be released from Harborview Medical C...

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 T...

Kittitas County Stands Together in Support of Local Law Enforcement

The Kittitas County Government including all departments and offices stands behind local law enforce...

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 County Sheriff's Deputy Line of Duty Death

Last night’s officer-involved shooting claimed the life of Kittitas County Sheriff Deputy Ryan Thomp...

Media Advisory

A press conference will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Kittitas Valley Even...

Kittitas County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty

On Tuesday, March 19, at approximately 7:37 p.m. the Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office was dispatche...

Cross country skier rescued near Cabin Creek

On March 9, 2019, members of the Sheriff's Office and Kittitas County Search and Rescue were able to...

Yakima River Public Access Plan Adopted by the Board of County Commissioners

The Kittitas County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) tasked the Yakima River Access Citizens Advisory C...