Stay Safe and Informed

Get  important information from Voice of Vashon’s Emergency Alert System on this page and in these ways:

1650 AM
When you see the blinking lights on the fire danger signs at four locations around the Island, you’ll know we’ve posted an alert bulletin. Then tune in 1650AM at home, on you car radio or VoV app.

Facebook/VoiceOfVashon & VashonALL
Watch for alerts on VoV’s Facebook page and VashonAll.

VoV App
With our free smart phone app, you can tune into KVSH 101.9FM and 1650 Alerts anywhere there’s cell service or wi-fi. Stay safe, informed and entertained even when the power goes out.


Get the Free VoV App Now!


App for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch:
Voice of Vashon – KVSH 101.9FM at the App Store on iTunes
 NOTE: iPad users select the iPhone option for the app download.

App for Android phones and tablets:
Voice of Vashon – KVSH 101.9FM – Android Apps on Google Play


“I’d like to thank Voice of Vashon for keeping the island informed and up to date with important news and other information. You’ve saved me from waiting on a canceled PO Boat, driving on a closed road and helped me be prepared for inclimate weather more times than I can count!” ~ Grace

Learn more about the VoV Alert System.


  • Notification: MLK Jr. Day Transit Information

    Sunday January 18, 2015 10:15 am

    Here is a message from King County Water Taxi: *In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Vashon Island and West Seattle routes of the King County Water Taxi will not be in service on Monday, January 19**. * And here is some information from King County Metro regarding bus service tomorrow: Metro Transit buses on ...
  • Notification: Power Outage Update

    Sunday January 18, 2015 9:42 am

    This is a message from Puget Sound Energy After an Island wide outage over night, PSE crews have restored power on most of Vashon-Maury Islands. Only about 160 customers remain without power, primarily on Vashon’s Southeast corridor off Ridge Rd. Repair crews have been deployed and restoration time is unknown. This message ...
  • Notification: Wind Advisory

    Saturday January 17, 2015 5:13 pm

    Here’s a message from Puget Sound Energy WEATHER ALERT: This Seahawks Championship Weekend is about to get a bit stormy. As of 10:30 am this morning, the National Weather Service posted a Wind Advisory for much of Western Washington from 10 o’clock tonight through noon on Monday, January 19. Winds are forecasted to be out of the ...
  • Amber Alert

    Saturday January 10, 2015 9:02 pm

    This message was posted at 9:02pm on Saturday, Jan. 10th and will be updated as needed. The Amber Alert System has been activated for Cathy Yvette Wills. She is 54 years old, Caucasian, 5 feet 9 inches, 195 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. She was last seen in Lind Town, WA, with an unknown ...