British skiers die after plunging down cliff in Chamonix

British skiers die after plunging down cliff in Chamonix

Jan. 29, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Two British skiers have died after plunging several hundred metres off a cliff in the French resort of Chamonix. &...
Move to make Mont Blanc a UNESCO Heritage Site

Move to make Mont Blanc a UNESCO Heritage Site

Oct. 24, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
A cross border committee is submitting to UNESCO that Mont Blanc should be classed as a World Heritage Site.
Safety to be improved on A40 to Chamonix

Safety to be improved on A40 to Chamonix

Nov. 25, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
Safety is to be improved on the A40 between Geneva and Chamonix following several fatal accidents caused by drivers t...
Chamonix bans wingsuit flying

Chamonix bans wingsuit flying

Oct. 6, 2016, 8:22 a.m.
Wingsuit flying, considered to be one of the world's most dangerous sports, has been banned in Chamonix in the Haute ...
Russian wingsuit jumper dies after hitting Chamonix chalet

Russian wingsuit jumper dies after hitting Chamonix chalet

Oct. 4, 2016, 9:05 a.m.
A Russian wingsuit jumper has died after hitting a building in Chamonix. French police say it appears his parachute ...
Earthquake rattles Chamonix

Earthquake rattles Chamonix

Oct. 3, 2016, 8:40 a.m.
An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale shook the Chamonix region near the Swiss border over the weekend. Ac...
33 tourists rescued after spending night trapped above French Alps

33 tourists rescued after spending night trapped above French Alps

Sept. 9, 2016, 1:49 p.m.
Over 100 people have been rescued after being stranded in cable cars above the high above the French Alps. 33 dern...
Mont Blanc cable car rescue - latest

Mont Blanc cable car rescue - latest

Sept. 9, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
UPDATE 12:17 UPDATE 11:35 Those who spent the night in the cable cars between The Aiguille du Midi and Pointe Hel...
Rescue operation underway to rescue over 100 people trapped in cable car

Rescue operation underway to rescue over 100 people trapped in cable car

Sept. 8, 2016, 6:10 a.m.
A rescue operation is underway to rescue over 100 people trapped on a cable car in the French Alps after high winds c...
Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc's Swiss race begins today in Orsières

Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc's Swiss race begins today in Orsières

Aug. 25, 2016, 10:29 a.m.
Trail runners from around the world have descended on Chamonix for the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB) week. One of...
Comsojazz festival begins in the mountains of Mont-Blanc

Comsojazz festival begins in the mountains of Mont-Blanc

July 22, 2016, 7:59 a.m.
Jazz musicians from all over the world will flock to Chamonix tomorrow to perform among some of the Mont-Blanc valley...
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