German skiers killed in Valais avalanche

German skiers killed in Valais avalanche

April 29, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Four skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Alps on Friday.
Avalanche kills one, injuries another

Avalanche kills one, injuries another

March 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
One has died and another injured after being caught up in an avalanche yesterday morning.
Man found dead in Valais

Man found dead in Valais

March 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been found dead in Valais after being reported missing. Police were searching for the 60-year-old after bei...
Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A Frenchman has died from his injuries after being caught up in Tuesday’s massive avalanche in Crans Montana.
Search for missing skiers after Crans-Montana avalanche

Search for missing skiers after Crans-Montana avalanche

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
More than 200 people are involved in a search for possible missing skiers after a massive avalanche hit the top end r...
Avalanche kills man in Oberland

Avalanche kills man in Oberland

Feb. 7, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Avalanches have claimed another victim. 
Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Feb. 5, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
A man was killed in an avalanche in canton Fribourg yesterday afternoon. 
Avalanche damages cable car in Säntis

Avalanche damages cable car in Säntis

Jan. 24, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Further avalanches in the Säntis regions have damaged a cable car and closed pistes.
Two killed in weekend avalanches

Two killed in weekend avalanches

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Two people have been killed in separate avalanches over the weekend.
Avalanche experts stress importance of staying on pistes

Avalanche experts stress importance of staying on pistes

Jan. 17, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
Experts at the Snow and Avalanche Research Centre in Davos say they can’t stress enough how important it is to ...
Avalanche alerts lowered as snowfall lessens

Avalanche alerts lowered as snowfall lessens

Jan. 16, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Avalanche alerts have been lowered in several areas in the central and eastern parts of the country as heavy snowfall...
Level 5 avalanche warnings in place after heavy snowfall

Level 5 avalanche warnings in place after heavy snowfall

Jan. 15, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Heavy snow in Eastern Switzerland means avalanche warnings are set at extreme. 
Avalanche buries three cars in canton Uri

Avalanche buries three cars in canton Uri

Jan. 14, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
An avalanche in canton Uri buried three cars yesterday afternoon. 
Avalanche bursts through hotel

Avalanche bursts through hotel

Jan. 11, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Rescuers are still checking for any missing people after an avalanche in canton Appenzell-Ausserrhoden crashed throug...
Avalanche warnings very high in many areas

Avalanche warnings very high in many areas

Jan. 10, 2019, 11:03 a.m.
The heavy snow has pushed up avalanche warnings right across the Alps – especially in canton Graubünden.
Man rescued after avalanche

Man rescued after avalanche

Jan. 4, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
A man is recovering in hospital after being rescued following an avalanche in Flumserberg in canton Sankt Gallen.
Spanish hikers rescued from avalanche

Spanish hikers rescued from avalanche

Dec. 11, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Two Spanish hikers had to be rescued after sudden snow trapped them on the mountains near Sörenburg in canton Lu...
Avalanche warning for canton Graubünden

Avalanche warning for canton Graubünden

Dec. 11, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
Many areas of canton Graubünden are under an avalanche alert following heavy snow.
Two die in Valais mountains

Two die in Valais mountains

June 25, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
Two men have died while hiking in Saas Fee. Valais police say the 58 and 52 year olds were planning to climb the Nade...
Israeli tourist dies in Valais

Israeli tourist dies in Valais

June 19, 2018, 8:10 a.m.
A 69 year old man has died while hiking in Valais. He was a tourist visiting from Israel.
Two deaths in Valais over weekend

Two deaths in Valais over weekend

June 11, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
A 23 year old man has died in an avalanche in canton Valais.
Cars swept away by avalanche

Cars swept away by avalanche

May 22, 2018, 5:59 a.m.
Three people have been airlifted to hospital after their cars were swept away by an avalanche on top of the Klausen P...
Watch out for spring avalanches

Watch out for spring avalanches

April 24, 2018, 7:54 a.m.
Anyone thinking of heading up to the mountains over the next few days are being urged to take extra precautions as th...
Two swept away by avalanche in Graübunden

Two swept away by avalanche in Graübunden

April 23, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
Two Austrian women are in hospital after being swept away by an avalanche in canton Graubünden yesterday afternoon.
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