Alerts

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.


Emergency Alerts by Email
Sign up for email alerts here.


Facebook/VoiceOfVashon
Watch for alerts on VoV’s Facebook page.


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.

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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


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Learn more about the VoV Alert System.

 

  • LANE STRIPING ON VASHON – AUGUST 15 – 20

    Wednesday August 15, 2018 7:33 am

    This is a message from King County Road Services Division: From Wednesday, August 15 to Monday, August 20, lane striping work will take place on Vashon Island. The work will begin on Vashon Highway SW and then extend to other roads throughout the island. Motorists should plan ahead for possible delays and avoid passing the paint ...
  • POOR AIR QUALITY ALERT

    Monday August 13, 2018 7:22 pm

    Poor Air Quality Alert This is a message from the National Weather Service: …SMOKE FROM SURROUNDING WILDFIRES MAY RESULT IN POOR AIR QUALITY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY… Upper level high pressure and offshore surface flow will allow for smoke aloft from wildfires around the region to mix down into the lower atmosphere. Air quality sensors in ...
  • FERRY ALERT: NORTH END DOCK MAINTENANCE WORK

    Sunday August 12, 2018 7:01 pm

    Maintenance Work on Vashon ferry terminal – August 13-16 Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: On August 13 – 16, contractors will be performing maintenance work on the slips at the Vashon Island terminal. They will have access to one slip at a time, allowing regular loading/unloading on the other slip. When both slips ...
  • VASHON HIGHWAY PAVING WILL AGAIN AFFECT NORTH END FERRY TRAFFIC

    Monday August 6, 2018 5:02 am

    Allow Extra Time for Ferry Travel Vashon Highway paving resumes this week at the north end of the Island. Crews will continue grinding and paving from the north end ferry terminal to SW 132nd Place. That’s right around the Y intersection with Cedarhurst Road and the real estate office. All traffic leaving the ferry will be ...

 

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