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 August 15, 2019 1:50 pm


    Thursday August 15, 2019 8:25 am

    Ferries Update Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: Ongoing repairs to the #3 vessel Kitsap will cancel the following sailings on the Faunt/Va/SW route: 7:55 am and 9:20 am from Southworth, 8:15 am and 9:40 am from Vashon, and the 8:45 am and 10:10 am from Fauntleroy. They apologize for the inconvenience and will ...

    Thursday August 15, 2019 7:13 am

    Ferry Update Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: Due to unplanned maintenance to the M/V Kitsap, the 5:40 am, 6:35 am, and 7:30 am sailings from Vashon, and the 6:10 am and 7:05 am sailings from Fauntleroy are cancelled. This also cancels the 7:55 am departure from Southworth to Vashon. Updates will be provided when ...

    Wednesday August 14, 2019 9:28 pm

    Ferry Cancellation until further notice Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: F/V/S – Update – Southworth 9:30 pm makes an unscheduled Vashon stop Due to a fire pump issue on #3 Kitsap, the vessel is out of service for repairs for the remainder of the day. Vessel #2 Issaquah will sail in place ...