Warm weather increasing risk of forest firesApril 16, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
The dry warm weather is leading to increased risk of forest fires and many cantons are bringing in strict rules.
Defence minster calls for cooperation on disaster equipmentAug. 21, 2018, 6:30 a.m.
The Swiss defence minister Guy Parmelin is suggesting teaming up with other European countries to create a pool of sh...
Calls to cut power from nuclear plant to bring down river temperatureAug. 6, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
Members of a fishing organization in canton Aargau are demanding the power from the Benznau nuclear plant is cut back...
Farmers call for government heatwave helpAug. 6, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
Farmers are calling on the government to help as the ongoing heatwave is causing crops to fail and livestock lack water.
Heat wave to continue - firework shows cancelledJuly 30, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
The heat wave will continue for the rest of this week at least and will impact National Day celebrations on Wednesday.
Fires continue in Ticino forestsApril 18, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
Fire fighters are still battling major forest fires in canton Ticino and neighboring Italy.
Army called in to help with Ticino firesApril 12, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
Army helicopters have been called in to tackle a break out of forest fires in canton Ticino. A lack of any significan...
Buses taken off road in Lausanne after firesMarch 6, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Commuters in Lausanne will have a lighter bus service today as public transport bosses have decided to take 17 vehicl...