Boat party upsets two countries

Boat party upsets two countries

Sept. 22, 2020, 7:02 a.m.
A boat party on Lake Constance over the weekend annoyed Swiss authorities as a mask requirement seems to have been wi...
Public confused by compulsory mask wearing on boats

Public confused by compulsory mask wearing on boats

July 21, 2020, 8:54 a.m.
People are generally adhering to the new law that makes mask wearing on public transport compulsory – but some ...
Boat slips off trailer blocking A1 autoroute

Boat slips off trailer blocking A1 autoroute

March 12, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
The A1 autoroute was blocked for almost 2 hours yesterday afternoon due to a crashed boat.
One dead in barge crash with rowing boat

One dead in barge crash with rowing boat

Jan. 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...
Couple stranded on Lake Gruyère island

Couple stranded on Lake Gruyère island

July 23, 2019, 11:21 a.m.
A couple found themselves stranded on a small island in the middle of Lake Gruyère on Sunday after a storm rip...
Woman charged with manslaughter after boat incident

Woman charged with manslaughter after boat incident

March 22, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
A woman has been convicted of manslaughter after a 29-year-old woman died in Lake Zurich in 2017.
Migrant-rescuing ship not allowed to sail under Swiss flag

Migrant-rescuing ship not allowed to sail under Swiss flag

Dec. 4, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
The government has rejected a plan to allow the ship which has been rescuing refugees in the Mediterranean to sail un...
Police speed cameras to be used on lakes and waterways in Fribourg

Police speed cameras to be used on lakes and waterways in Fribourg

Aug. 8, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Radar speed guns are to be used by police to keep a check on people using boats on lakes and waterways in the canton ...
Two men escape from burning boat on Lake Geneva

Two men escape from burning boat on Lake Geneva

July 25, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
Two men have been badly burned after their boat caught fire on Lake Geneva not long after refuelling.
Kayaker in critical condition after boat capsizes

Kayaker in critical condition after boat capsizes

July 19, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
A 52-year-old man has been seriously injured after his kayak capsized in a river in the canton of Glarus.
Fisherman dies after boat capsizes on Lake Geneva

Fisherman dies after boat capsizes on Lake Geneva

July 18, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
A 74-year-old man has died after a fishing boat capsized on Lake Geneva.
Government to allow drink-boating

Government to allow drink-boating

April 13, 2018, 6:41 a.m.
The government is set to change the rules over drink-boating. Currently anyone on the water with a boat shouldn&rsquo...
Passengers rescued from Lake Zurich boat

Passengers rescued from Lake Zurich boat

Sept. 18, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
27 passengers had to be evacuated from the steam ship, City of Zurich, on Saturday afternoon. The boat is the oldest ...
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