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COVID Update 1.28.2022

January 28th, 2022 - Posted in Alerts, Uncategorized

#19 – Friday, January 28, 2022·   Some Early Signs of Hope, But Clear Signals of Continuing Danger·   Get Smart About These COVID Myths!·   Reminder: Get Your Online Proof of Vaccination·   Opioid Overdose Antidote Now Available for Home·   Latest Vashon COVID Statistics ·   Señales tempranas de esperanza, pero muy clara señales de que continuamos en peligro·   ¡Póngase abusado con estos mitos sobre el […]

COVID Update 1.21.2022

January 21st, 2022 - Posted in Alerts, Uncategorized

News from VashonBePrepared ~ COVID Update EditionNoticias de VashonBePrepared ~ Edición de Actualización en COVID#18 – Friday, January 21, 2022· Get Free Home Test Kits: Federal Direct or Cost-Covered by Insurance· MRC Appeals for Community Contact Tracing Help· Tracing Important for the School/Community Infection Connection· Vaccination for 12+ Youth at School: Thursday, January 27th· Island […]

COVID Update 1.7.2022

January 7th, 2022 - Posted in Alerts, Uncategorized

COVID Update Edition • Edición de Actualización en COVID Vashon Disease Spike ContinuesVashon is still experiencing extremely high case rates, resulting in another record number of new positive cases this week – 131, which is 4.5 times the record number last week. King County’s data dashboard has reported one additional hospitalization from Vashon, bringing the […]

Got The VoV App?

January 4th, 2022 - Posted in Uncategorized

Stay Safe & Entertained With The Free VoV App

Become a VoV Sustaining Member!

January 3rd, 2022 - Posted in Blog

Sustaining memberships are available now! We run two radio stations, an Emergency Alert Service, a TV station, a free smartphone app and a robust website. Help maintain this valuable community service. 

COVID Update 12.31.2021

December 31st, 2021 - Posted in Alerts, Uncategorized

New Vashon Record for New Cases in a WeekVashon just recorded more new COVID cases in a week’s time than during any previous week since the pandemic first hit Vashon nearly 22 months ago. Between December 23rd and the 31st, 28 new Vashon cases showed up on the data dashboard operated by Public Health — Seattle […]

Birth of KVSH

December 29th, 2021 - Posted in Uncategorized

Video capturing the emotions we all felt on KVSH launch day, October 13, 2014.

Water Taxi Cancelled

December 29th, 2021 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

This is the Voice of Vashon Emergency Alert Service: The Vashon Island Taxi is canceling for the remainder of this morning due to sustained northerly high winds overnight through this morning, which is causing unsafe conditions at the Vashon dock. They will monitor the marine weather throughout the day and hope to resume service for […]

Tahlequah Ferry Back

December 27th, 2021 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

This is the Voice of Vashon Emergency Alert Service providing a message from the Washington State Ferries: The hoist motor at the Tahlequah terminal has been repaired and service will resume on the route beginning with the 1:40 p.m. from Point Defiance. Thanks Windermere  Voice of Vashon thanks Windermere Vashon Real Estate for their support, making 1650AM […]

After Snow Update

December 27th, 2021 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

AFTER SNOW ADVISORY IMPACTS-UPDATE This is a message from various agencies: Sub-freezing temperatures, snow accumulations, and challenging road conditions continue for Vashon and Maury islands. Low temperatures and more snow accumulations are in the forecast for the rest of this week.FERRIES:The Point Defiance/Tahlequah route is out of service until further notice due to an issue with […]