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News from VashonBePrepared Noticias de VashonBePrepared Published by the Vashon Emergency Operations Center #132 Friday, April 5, 2024 Precious Water: Prepare in a YearMonth 3What Could Go Wrong?How Much Water to Store?How to Store Water Safely?Valiosa Agua Potable: Preparándose en un Año, Tercer mes¿Qué puede salir o resultar mal? ¿Cuánta Agua Debemos de Acumular?¿Cuál es la mejor Forma de Almacenar […]

UPDATE #131 Friday, March 29, 2024

March 29th, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

News from VashonBePreparedNoticias de VashonBePrepared Published by the Vashon Emergency Operations Center Thanks, Vashon VolunteersPrepare in a Year: Month Two Wrap-UpBeing Prepared for EvacuationThink Three Weeks, Not Just Three DaysRun a Home Insurance Check-UpLibrary Week of a Different Kind Gracias a los Voluntarios de VashonPreparándose en un Año: El Segundo Mes Llega a su FinEstando […]

Update #130 Friday, March 22, 2024

March 22nd, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

Prepare in a Year: Month Two ContinuesAction Plan ResourcesNew Washington State COVID Guidance Your Chance: Be a Community Leader Tomorrow’s Event: This event is for people who would like to take a leadership role in a Vashon nonprofit, but aren’t sure where to start. What does it mean? How do I connect? Show up at […]

Update #128

March 8th, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

CDC Makes Two Major COVID RecommendationsIsolation Guidelines DetailsAdditional COVID Vaccination for 65+Advice from Vashon MRCCERT Class Finishing UpEl CDC Hace dos Importantes Recomendaciones para la COVIDDetalles sobre las Guías para AislamientoVacuna de COVID Adicional para Aquellos de 65 años para ArribaConsejos del MRC de VashonLa Clase de CERT va Llegando a su Fin. FULL REPORT

Update #127 Friday, March 1, 2024

March 2nd, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

Cell Phones: A Fragile Communications Thread Next Month for Prepare in a Year:Your Household Action Plan Exploring Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease A Vaccine Study of 99 Million Teléfonos Celulares: Un Hilo de Comunicación Frágil El Siguiente mes para Prepararse en un Año: El Plan de Acción para Su Hogar Explorando Demencia y Enfermedad de Alzheimer Un […]

Update #125 Friday, February 16, 2024

February 16th, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

Vashon COVID: Continued Strong Results, But Not Zero RiskPrepare In A Year: Progress Check!Enter the World of Disaster MindLow-Cost Health Insurance on IslandDepartment of Social and Health Services Will Help You COVID en Vashon: Continuamos con Resultados Sólidos, pero el Riesgo no es de CeroPrepárese en un Año: ¡Revisando Como Vamos!Entren al Mundo de la […]

Update #124 Friday, February 9, 2024

February 10th, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

Just One Hour Per Month: The Prepare in a Year CampaignMonth One (Now!): Make a Communications Plan1. Designate a Point of Contact2. Make Contact Cards3. Sign Up for AlertsShare Your Preparedness StoryFree Medical Equipment & Supplies!Con Solo una Hora al Mes: La Campaña para Prepararse en un AñoPrimer mes (Ahora): Hagan un Plan de Comunicación 1. Determinen un Punto de Contacto 2. […]

Update #Friday, January 26, 2024

January 26th, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

News from VashonBePreparedNoticias de VashonBePreparedPublished by the Vashon Emergency Operations Center School District: Six Ways to Stay Healthy NowMRC COVID Recommendations: UnchangedVashonBePrepared Takes Ferry Crisis ActionNational Household Preparedness Survey: Counterintuitive ResultsEmergency Alert Team: Boosted! Distrito Escolar: 6 formas para mantenerse saludableRecomendaciones para COVID del MRC: No hay CambiosVashonBePrepared toma Medidas contra la Crisis de los […]


January 21st, 2024 - Posted in Blog

Boogie Back To Texas Geoff,  Perfect opening and closing songs.  Everything between wasn’t bad either! It’s interesting that hearing each tune played by another made me appreciate it more and reminded me what it is about each that I love.  Eric Taylor: “Heard a dead man say he wished he felt the other way.” Actually, […]

Update #119 Friday, January 5, 2024

January 8th, 2024 - Posted in Alerts, Blog

Earthquake in Japan: VashonBePrepared PlansHousehold Preparedness Training: Seats Still AvailableVashon’s Respiratory Virus Season: Not Too Bad So FarThe New Dominant COVID Variant: JN.1State of Play: Flu and RSVCommon-Sense Respiratory Virus Safety MeasuresTerremoto en Japón: Planes VashonBePreparedCurso de capacitación en preparación para el hogar: aún hay lugares disponiblesTemporada de virus respiratorios en Vashon: no está tan mal hasta […]