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.

 

  • No Vashon Water Taxi on Memorial Day

    Sunday May 29, 2016 7:05 pm

    Here’s a message from King County Water Taxi: The Vashon route of the King County Water Taxi will not be in service on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. For more information, please visit the King County Water Taxi website at: kingcounty.gov/watertaxi
  • Heavy Ferry Traffic Schedule for Holiday Weekend

    Friday May 27, 2016 5:54 pm

    WSDOT anticipates ferry delays for Memorial Day weekend and the P.O. Boat is on holiday schedule. Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: Ridership is expected to surge as Memorial Day travelers move around the Sound. Travelers are advised to get to the ferry dock one boat ahead of the one you need to catch. King County Metro says: The Vashon ...
  • FERRY FRENZY MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

    Friday May 27, 2016 6:16 am

    WSDOT anticipates ferry ‘frenzy’ for Memorial Day weekend. P.O. Boat on holiday schedule Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: Ridership is expected to surge as Memorial Day travelers move around the Sound. Travelers are advised to get to the ferry dock one boat ahead of the one you need to catch. King County Metro says:The Vashon route ...
  • Ferry Alert

    Saturday May 21, 2016 2:26 pm

      Be Prepared for Potential Delays Here’s a message from Washington State Ferries: Expect possible ferry delays this afternoon due to heavy traffic coming to and from Vashon. Please plan ahead by going to their web site at: http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries