Avalanche experts stress importance of staying on pistesJan. 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 lessensJan. 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 snowfallJan. 15, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Heavy snow in Eastern Switzerland means avalanche warnings are set at extreme.
Avalanche buries three cars in canton UriJan. 14, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
An avalanche in canton Uri buried three cars yesterday afternoon.
Avalanche bursts through hotelJan. 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 areasJan. 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 avalancheJan. 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 avalancheDec. 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 GraubündenDec. 11, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
Many areas of canton Graubünden are under an avalanche alert following heavy snow.
Two die in Valais mountainsJune 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 ValaisJune 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 weekendJune 11, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
A 23 year old man has died in an avalanche in canton Valais.
Cars swept away by avalancheMay 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 avalanchesApril 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 GraübundenApril 23, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
Two Austrian women are in hospital after being swept away by an avalanche in canton Graubünden yesterday afternoon.
Easter avalanches claim more victimsApril 3, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Further avalanches claimed more victims over the long weekend. Three Spanish skiers were killed and two others were i...
More weekend deaths in ValaisMarch 26, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
Another two people died in the mountains in canton Valais over the weekend – a TV cameraman had to be rescued a...
Body found by avalanche searchers in ValaisMarch 21, 2018, 7:56 a.m.
A body has been found in canton Valais by searchers looking for 2 missing skiers after an avalanche on Friday.
Valais rescuers admit they're searching for bodiesMarch 20, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
Rescuers in canton Valais are to restart a search for two missing skiers after an avalanche on Friday. A Valais polic...
Little hope for missing Valais skiiers after avalancheMarch 19, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
Search and rescue efforts are being hampered in canton Valais due to the bad weather. On Saturday night two bodies we...
Spring has not sprung!March 15, 2018, 6:36 a.m.
Weather forecasters are warning that we should not be lulled into thinking spring is on the way.
Two die in separate avalanches over weekendFeb. 26, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Two are dead in separate avalanches on Saturday.
Father and daughter killed in avalancheFeb. 19, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
A father and his 11 year old daughter have been killed in an avalanche in the French resort of Val d’Isere. ...
Zermatt - reconnected againFeb. 16, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
The ski resort of Zermatt is once again connected to the world after an avalanche yesterday cut road and rail links.