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  • VHS Live Sports Broadcasts On KVSH 101.9FM
    Voice of Vashon is now broadcasting Vashon High School sports live. David Leonhardt has just completed covering the soccer games for VoV unless he makes it off island to cover some of the girls’ playoff games. read more

  • Shape Up Vashon starts its 4th Year with a New Leader
    Laura Wishik is now the Executive Director of SUV replacing the founder, Kathleen Davis.  Her first week included showing FED UP at the Vashon Theater and announcing her seminar series,  “Food for Life”. Come to the first class, Sunday, November 2nd
3:30 – 5:00
at Chautauqua Elementary School read more

  • Who’s Up For Some Roast Captain?
    Join the many friends of Captain Joe Wubbold for “The Great Captain Joe Roast Toast Party” to celebrate Joe’s 80th birthday.  There’ll be big laughs, tall tales, and great music from Geordie’s Byre, who will sing some salty sea shanties (say THAT 3 times fast!)  read more

  • Could Oso Happen on Vashon?
    VashonBePrepared invites the entire community to learn more about landslide risks on Vashon, a risk that ranks in the top three for the Island, right up there along with earthquake and severe weather. read more

  • Free Screening at Vashon Theatre: Hamlet (1948)
    Vashon Theatre would like to thank the community of Vashon as well as the members of Island Greentech for two great years of Digital Projection. Following on the heels of last year’s screening of the 1948 Oscar Winning Best Picture “Gentlemen’s Agreement”, we will be showing the 1949 Oscar Winning Best Picture “Hamlet”. read more

  • To Stretch a Tray of Scallops
    You can still be a frugal cook, even when you splurge on something as expensive as scallops. Frugality is not the same as miserliness. It means not wasting a thing, and making the most of what you have. read more

  • Community Cinema Vashon Presents:
    Community Cinema Vashon, presented by the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Women & Girls Lead, thanks to the generous support of the Producing Partner, Voice of Vashon, and sponsors Island GreenTech, and the Vashon Theatre read more

  • Laughter is the best medicine:
    Vashon, Seattle & Tacoma residents are encouraged to spend a night together laughing for a cause that is no laughing matter: Domestic Violence.  The DoVE Project, Vashon’s only on-island domestic violence organization will host a Comedy night at the O Space read more

  • Comedy at Red Bike
    Friday October 24, Comedy Night returns just in time for you to not care. Oct 24 is National Taking Care of Business Day and we plan on celebrating. read more

Vashon Beachcomber

Find out when School Schedules change due to weather

Direct link to the Vashon School District Emergency Information – Snow/Weather Schedule changes page can be found here. http://flashalert.net/news.html?id=4288

Stay updated on most King County Schools here: Public Schools Emergency Communication System. www.schoolreport.org

South Sound and Kitsap School information can be found here: www.pugetinfo.net/

Vashon Weather, Forecast, Pass Report & Tide Table

Puget Sound Tide Tables
3 Tide tables for Vashon
National Weather Service
Doppler Radar and Vashon forecast
Weather for Vashon Island
Today Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday
It is forcast to be Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on October 22, 2014
Rain
61°/50°
It is forcast to be Chance of a Thunderstorm at 11:00 PM PDT on October 23, 2014
Chance of a Thunderstorm
57°/45°
It is forcast to be Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on October 24, 2014
Rain
57°/50°
It is forcast to be Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on October 25, 2014
Rain
59°/50°
It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on October 26, 2014
Chance of Rain
57°/45°
It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on October 27, 2014
Chance of Rain
55°/43°

Extended Forcast and more Current Weather Conditions on the New Weather Page

Vashon Be Prepared – Voice of Vashon – Update

Whenever something happens that you need to know about, we’ll get it out there for you. Stay tuned, Stay warm, stay safe, and stay tuned to VoV Standing By at 1650 am on your AM radio dial.

Do you know what to do? What would you do if your home were damaged so bad you could not stay there? How would you cope with the power being out for seven days or longer? How would you help your neighbor? Making sure that not only you are ready but so will your pets. www.VashonBePrepared.org

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