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.


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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.

 

  • FERRY DELAYS EXPECTED

    Saturday August 27, 2016 2:13 pm

    Heavy traffic causing delays Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: There is an estimated one hour wait for drivers departing Fauntleroy due to heavy vehicle traffic boarding the vessel. Updates will occur as conditions change. For more information, please visit the WSF website at http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries
  • HEAVY TRAFFIC AT SOUTHWORTH TERMINAL

    Sunday August 21, 2016 4:40 pm

    Ferry Alert: Fa/Va/So – Long waits at Southworth Terminal Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: There is an estimated two hour wait at the Southworth terminal due to heavy traffic. Please visit our website at http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries
  • FERRY DELAYS

    Friday August 19, 2016 2:36 pm

    Ferry Alert: Fa/Va/So – Ferry Delays Here’s some alert information from Washington State Ferries: There is an estimated one hour wait in the ferry line for drivers departing Fauntleroy due to heavy vehicle traffic at the terminal. It would be wise to anticipate delays for the duration of the afternoon and early evening today, Friday. Fauntleroy/Vashon: http://www.wsdot.com/ferries/schedule/ScheduleDetailByRoute.aspx?schedrouteid=1669 Fauntleroy/Southworth: http://www.wsdot.com/ferries/schedule/ScheduleDetailByRoute.aspx?schedrouteid=1670 Southworth/Vashon: http://www.wsdot.com/ferries/schedule/ScheduleDetailByRoute.aspx?schedrouteid=1670 ...
  • KING COUNTY ISSUES EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING

    Friday August 19, 2016 8:06 am

    The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for many = areas in our region, including King County. This statement lets us know that very hot weather that can affect our healt= h is=20 expected through Sunday night. Today’s high temperature is expected to be 91 degrees on Vashon. If you need to cool off and don’t ...