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.
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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.

 

  • NO VASHON ISLAND WATER TAXI MONDAY 1/20

    Friday January 17, 2020 6:33 am

    Here’s a message from King County Metro: No Vashon Island Water Taxi Service on Monday January 20th, 2020 in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. King County, WA sent this bulletin at 01/17/2019 06:30 AM PST
  • NEIGHBORCARE HEALTH CLINIC OPENING 10AM.

    Tuesday January 14, 2020 8:43 am

    All Neighborcare Health clinics, including the primary care clinic at Sunrise Ridge, will open late at 10 a.m. The school-based health center on Vashon will follow the district’s closures. Vashon Island School District schools will begin 2 1/2 hours later than scheduled. There will be no morning preschool. Morning buses will operate on designated snow routes. This message was ...
  • DELAYED SCHOOL START DUE TO WEATHER

    Monday January 13, 2020 10:43 pm

    Vashon Island School District has announced that school will begin late due to weather on Tuesday, the 14th. School will begin 2 1/2 hours later than scheduled. There will be no morning preschool. Morning buses will operate on designated snow routes. This message was posted at 9:30pm on Monday, January 13th.
  • TIPS FOR WINTER STORMS AND COLD WEATHER PREPARATION

    Sunday January 12, 2020 9:31 am

    Cold Weather Tips This is information & tips from King County Emergency News. Vashon Island may experience slightly different weather conditions depending on the movement of the storm track: Cold, wintry weather is in our forecast for next week, with the potential for snow and ice. Here’s the latest update from the National Weather Service ...