Kittitas County News

Sheep Traffic in Kittitas County

Traffic hazards in a rural county.

Sheriff's Office Promotions

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office promotes 2 new sergeants, 2 new corporals and appoints a new co...

New Class 1 Reserve

Reserve Deputy Jerred Copenhaver earns his Class 1 rating.

Local Public Health Staff Receives Washington State Excellence Award

Amy Fuller, Assessment Coordinator, for the Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) receive...

KIttitas County Now Accepting Lodging Tax Grant Applications for Projects and Events

Kittitas County is now accepting applications for 2020 Lodging Tax Fund Grants for Special Events an...

Community Development Services Releases Annual Docket Amendments to Kittitas County Code

Kittitas County is considering amendments to its Development Regulations, Zoning Map and Land Use Ma...

Deputy Shot with Hunting Arrow while investigating Mental Health Call.

Corporal James Woody was transported by ambulance from the scene after being shot in the left should...

Sheriff's Office Launches New Patrol Boat

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office has launched a new Custom Weld Enforcement boat that will respo...

Official Notice of Value Forms Mailed to Property Owners

On August 21st the Assessor’s Office mailed approximately 33,000 Official Notice of Value forms to K...

Deputy Matt Meckley Graduates from BLEA

On August 8th, 2019, Deputy Matt Meckley graduated from the Basic Law Enforcement Academy at the Was...

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...

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...

Federal Court Dismisses Case against Kittitas County Regarding the Shady Acres Mobile Home Park

Federal Judge Rosanna Malouf Peterson has dismissed the case brought by NW Justice Project against K...

Mohar Road to be Reopened

Reopening of Mohar Road