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: Road work rescheduled for Vashon Highway

    Friday February 13, 2015 9:59 am

    This is a message from King County Roads: The originally planned road work on Vashon has been postponed until next week. Drainage work is expected to begin on Vashon Highway as early as *Tuesday, Feb. 17*, or once crews shift from other projects Wednesday, *Feb. 18*. King County drainage crews plan a month ...
  • Notification: Road delays on Vashon Hwy (2/12 thru 3/12)

    Wednesday February 11, 2015 4:33 pm

    Here’s a message from King County Roads: Plan for *delays* on Vashon Highway north of Southwest 112th Street (leading to the North-end ferry terminal) on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. starting Thursday, *Feb. 12, through March 12*. King County drainage crews will maintain two-way traffic during commute times, and alternating one-way traffic ...
  • Notification: Dockton Road SW has reopened

    Tuesday February 10, 2015 2:05 pm

    Here is a message from King County Road Services: Dockton Road SW between SW Ellisport Road & Portage Way SW reopened on Tuesday, Feb. 10, at 1:40pm after crews cleared a landslide over the roadway. This message was posted at 2pm, on Feb 10 and will be updated as needed. Voice ...
  • Notification: Bus reroute around closed road

    Monday February 9, 2015 7:48 am

    This is a message from King County Metro Transit: Bus route 119 is currently rerouted in both directions off Dockton Rd SW between SW Quartermaster Dr and Monument Rd SW due to a blocked road. In the northbound direction headed toward the Vashon Ferry terminal, use the stop westbound on SW 204th St ...