As Yakima County remains in phase one nearby Kittitas County has been approved to open even further into the phase 3 of the state's reopening plan. But health officials say they're concerned because of the close proximity to Yakima with the highest COVID-19 rate in the state.
But life in Kittitas County can truly began to resemble life before the pandemic. Pools and movie theaters can at 50% capacity, outdoor recreation can resume for up to 50 people and non-essential travel is no longer restricted.