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EOC SITUATION REPORT ARCHIVES
https://vashonbeprepared.org/News/SitReps


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
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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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“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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  • FERRY ALERT Oct 11 UPDATE

    Monday October 11, 2021 9:25 am

    South End Ferry RepairedNorth End Ferry Service at 3 Boats The Tahlequah/Point Defiance route is running again. It was shut down earlier today due to a generator issue on the Chetzemoka.  The Vashon/Fauntleroy/Southworth triangle route returned to full three boat service today, despite ongoing crew shortages throughout the Washington State Ferries system.This message was posted at 9:00am ...
  • FERRY ALERT Oct 11

    Monday October 11, 2021 7:28 am

    South End Ferry Not Operating North End Ferry Service Restored The Vashon/Fauntleroy/Southworth triangle route returns to full three boat service today, despite ongoing crew shortages throughout the Washington State Ferries system. However, the Tahlequah/Point Defiance route isn’t running today. There’s a generator issue on the Chetzemoka.This message was posted at 3:30am Monday, October 11th.
  • FERRY ALERT Oct 10 – Ongoing Delays

    Sunday October 10, 2021 7:29 am

    South End Ferry Service Suspended Today Crew shortages have caused Washington State Ferries to cut service to Vashon Island for a third day. The Tahlequah/Point Defiance route isn’t running today. At the north end, the Vashon/Fauntleroy/Southworth has two boat service, the usual number of boats for Sunday. Ferry service has been reduced for multiple runs throughout ...
  • FERRY ALERT Oct 9

    Saturday October 9, 2021 8:44 am

    Crew shortage: 2nd Day of Major Ferry Cuts South End Ferry Not OperatingNorth End Ferry on Two Boat Schedule Washington State Ferries has again taken the Tahlequah/Point Defiance route out of service all day today. At the north end, the Vashon/Fauntleroy/Southworth route has been reduced to a two boat schedule for the second day.The ferry system says ...
  • FERRY ALERT Oct 8

    Friday October 8, 2021 7:28 am

    South End Ferry Not Operating North End Ferry on Two Boat Schedule Washington State Ferries has taken the Tahlequah/Point Defiance route out of service all day today. At the north end, the Vashon/Fauntleroy/Southworth route has been reduced to a two boat schedule all day today.The ferry system says it reduced service to both of the Vashon ferry ...
  • COVID Update – Actualización sobre COVID-19

    Tuesday September 7, 2021 10:59 am

    COVID Update / Actualización sobre COVID-19 McMurray Middle School COVID Exposure Test Results: All Clear Rapid Response Keeps Kids and School Staff in School ~~~~~~ Resultado de pruebas de COVID en la secundaria, McMurray: Todos negativos Una respuesta rápida, mantiene a los niños y empleados EN las escuelas 2021_09_07 McMurray Middle School COVID Exposure Test Results: All Clear Rapid Response Keeps Kids and School ...
  • COVID Update – New Vashon Cases

    Saturday September 4, 2021 5:37 pm

    COVID Update   New Cases Continue Surge on Vashon Vashon New Case Rate Well Below Mainland King County Data Shows Vaccination and Local Action Are Working 2021_09_04  New Cases Continue Surge on Vashon Vashon New Case Rate Well Below Mainland King County Data Shows Vaccination and Local Action Are Working COVID Surge Continues The Delta variant began hitting Vashon in early July triggering the spike ...
  • COVID Update – Vashon Cases, Third Shots

    Tuesday August 24, 2021 12:08 pm

    COVID Surge Continues, But In-Check It appears that contact tracing, testing, and public education efforts have been helping to keep the pace of new COVID infections on the island in check. The King County case rate is about three-quarters of the pandemic peak reached last November. On Vashon, due to MRC contact tracing and our community’s ...
  • Vashon COVID Update – Delta is here, vaccinations are working

    Friday August 13, 2021 7:38 am

    COVID Update on Testing New Approach to Deal with Increased Cases on Vashon Web Page with Accurate Information on Testing Types If you have COVID-like symptoms, or have possibly been exposed to someone with COVID, please call the Vashon Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) for testing guidance: (844) 469-4554. To minimize COVID spread, the MRC strongly supports the recommendations ...
  • Situation Report – Vashon COVID Update / Actualización de COVID en Vashon

    Tuesday August 10, 2021 8:18 am

    Vashon COVID Update / Actualización de COVID en Vashon   Delta Wave of COVID Has Taken Hold on Vashon Vaccination Has Been Working   La variable Delta, ha tomado control de la isla Las vacunas están funcionado     2021_08_09       Vashon COVID Update Delta Wave of COVID Has Taken Hold on Vashon Vaccination Has Been Working   This is a COVID Update from Vashon Medical Reserve Corps and VashonBePrepared.   Vashon COVID ...
  • Situation Report #191

    Saturday June 26, 2021 6:16 am

    Today’s Situation Report will be the last report with our standard format. Friday’s report will provide a brief summary of COVID-19 conditions and will mainly consist of a new resource guide to COVID-19 services and information. The Resource Guide will give residents contact points for COVID-19 information, testing, vaccines, and other social assistance. =================================================== COVID-19 Vashon Situation Report The Vashon ...
  • Situation Report #190

    Tuesday June 22, 2021 6:09 pm

    COVID-19 Vashon Situation Report  The Vashon Emergency Operations Center produces this briefing for our emergency workers and for the community. The situation report is published Tuesday and Friday and includes information on Vashon community response actions and support. You can read the full text of today’s report as a PDF and access older ones at: https://vashonbeprepared.org/News/SitReps NOTICE: The Situation Report ...