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.

 

  • ROUTE CANCELATION: CATHLAMET OUT OF SERVICE

    Monday January 14, 2019 12:35 pm

    Ferry Alert: Faunt/VA/SW – M/V Cathlamet 2:20 pm and 2:45 pm Sailings Cancelled Due to necessary mechanical repairs, the M/V Cathlamet will be out of service for the Vashon 2:20 pm and Fauntleroy 2:45 pm departures, cancelling one round-trip. We apologize for the inconvenience and will provide updates as soon as the status of repairs is ...
  • HOUR LONG DELAY BOARDING AT FAUNTLEROY TERMINAL

    Wednesday January 9, 2019 3:31 pm

    Washington State Ferries report there is an estimated 1 hour wait for drivers departing the Fauntleroy terminal due to heavy vehicle traffice boarding the vessels. Updates will occur as conditions change. This message was posted at 2:55 pm on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019.
  • POWER OUTAGES & DAMAGE ASSESMENTS

    Sunday January 6, 2019 12:05 pm

    Power Outages on Vashon-Maury Islands. Windstorms caused scattered outages around Vashon and Maury Islands. PSE is aware of issues and they’re working to fix them as soon as possible. Updates can be found on the PSE outage map https://www.pse.com/outage/outage-map or on the PSE phone app. To report your power outage, please call PSE at 1-888-225-5773.
  • HIGH WIND ADVISORY

    Saturday January 5, 2019 9:08 pm

    High Wind Advisory This is information & tips from King County Emergency News. Vashon Island may experience slightly different weather conditions: A High Wind Warning is in effect for the central Puget Sound region, including King County, until 10 a.m. Sunday, January 6. Gusts are expected to peak around 60 mph in the very early morning, between ...

 

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