One dead in barge crash with rowing boatJan. 14, 2020, 9:52 a.m.
A person has died and two others injured after a barge crashed into a rowing boat on the Rhine River in Basel yesterd...
Basel City police chase down tram to find lost phoneJan. 8, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
A story of police going above and beyond over New Year has emerged.
Swiss cities not as popular as Asian cities for expatsDec. 5, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
Although expats say Swiss cities offer a good quality of life – the country is not high on the list of desirabl...
Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine RiverNov. 19, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A man in a wheelchair died yesterday when he fell into the Rhine River in Basel.
Woman dies after being hit by tramOct. 23, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A woman has been killed after being hit by a Basel tram.
Car, tram and bus in major crash in BaselOct. 14, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
17 people had to be treated in hospital after a major crash between a car, a bus and a tram in Basel.
Baby born in back of a taxiOct. 8, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A baby was born in the back of a Basel taxi on Sunday afternoon – despite only being two minutes away from the ...
Rhine fishermen urged to catch and kill koi carpOct. 2, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Cantonal wildlife experts in Basel are urging those fishing in the lakes and rivers to catch and kill any koi carp th...
Bank refuses to compensate hacked woman's lossOct. 1, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
The Basel Kantonal Bank is refusing to compensate a customer after her account was hacked and she lost CHF 28,000.
Basel bar owner notices missing safe in burnt down barSept. 26, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
Thieves have struck another blow to a bar owner in Basel after her business burnt down.
Dog owners urged to check vaccinations after distemper found in foxSept. 26, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Dog owners are being advised by cantonal vets to make sure their pet’s vaccinations are up to date after a dead...
Euroairport bomb scare highlights airport design flawSept. 24, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Several passengers missed their flights at Basel Euroairport last night due to a bomb scare.
Man held on suspicion of robbing same bank twiceSept. 18, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A man suspected of robbing the same bank in Basel twice in a matter of months is now in custody, according to the can...
Basel bank offers reward for capture of robberSept. 3, 2019, 8:41 a.m.
The Basel Country cantonal bank is offering a CHF 25,000 reward for the capture of a man they believe has robbed the ...
Swiss airport traffic to significantly increase over next 20 yearsAug. 28, 2019, 8:40 a.m.
All Swiss airports need to be expanded to cope with rising passenger numbers.
Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to ownerAug. 21, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A Basel man has been arrested after he tried to sell a stolen bike back to its proper owner.
Patrol Swiss lead pilot escapes disciplinary actionJuly 15, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
The lead pilot of the aerobatic team the Patrol Swiss, will not face any disciplinary action after the team performed...
Basel water still contaminatedJuly 10, 2019, 10:16 a.m.
Residents in and around Basel are being warned tap water still may not be safe to drink.
Sex worker robbed at gunpoint in BaselJuly 3, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
Police are hunting for a couple after a Basel sex worker was robbed of CHF 11,000.
Residents of Pratteln warned of toxic fumesJuly 1, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Residents in Pratteln in canton Basel-Country have been given the all clear to open their windows after smoke from ch...
Manhunt after shots fired outside Basel nightclubJune 24, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Basel police are searching for a man after a 29-year-old was shot and injured outside a nightclub over the weekend.
5G 'resistance' group vandalises Swisscom carJune 5, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
A car owned by Swisscom has been vandalized in Basel by a group opposed to the expansion of the 5G network.
Basel chemical industry targeted by demonstratorsMay 20, 2019, 5:35 a.m.
An estimated 2,000 people protested on the streets of Basel over the weekend against agrochemical firms, which they s...
Plans for a Basel zoo aquarium washed awayMay 20, 2019, 5:17 a.m.
A controversial project to build a giant aquarium complex for Basel Zoo has been rejected by voters.