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.

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.


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.



    Thursday June 14, 2018 7:52 am

    Re-Paving Vashon Highway This is a message from King County Roads: Starting Monday, June 18, pavement preservation work will take place on Vashon Highway SW from SW Bank Road to SW 204th Street in the main business area of Vashon Island. The work includes grinding out existing pavement and repaving. This requires a lane closure from 7 ...

    Tuesday June 5, 2018 9:26 am

    Drainage and Pavement Repair This is a message from King County Roads: Four drainage and pavement repair projects are scheduled to take place along Vashon Highway SW in June. This is preparation work for the upcoming paving project on Vashon Highway SW which is anticipated to begin in mid-June. Please visit the Vashon Highway SW ...

    Friday May 25, 2018 8:50 am

    Water Taxi Cancelled Monday; WSDOT Ferries on Regular Monday Schedule Here’s a message from King County and Washington State Ferries: The Vashon route of the King County Water Taxi will not be in service on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. The Fauntleroy/Vashon/Southworth route and the Pt. Defiance/Tahlequah route will operate on their regular weekday ...

    Sunday May 20, 2018 10:20 am

    Pt. Defiance/Tahlequah Ferry Cancelled Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: The Point Defiance/Tahlequah route is out of service until further notice beginning with the 10:05am departure from Point Defiance due to a leaky stern tube. This will also cancel the 10:30am departure from Tahlequah. WSDOT apologies for the inconvenience and encourages riders to use alternate ...