Burn ban in effect for Yakima & Kittitas Counties

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- A couple of local burn bans are in effect.

A stage 1 ban was issued for both Yakima and Kittitas Counties because of air quality and deteriorating conditions.

Outdoor burning is not allowed.

The Kittitas County ban will stay until at least Monday. No word when it could be lifted in Yakima County.