Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Feb. 5, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
A man was killed in an avalanche in canton Fribourg yesterday afternoon. 
Family seriously injured following crash with tractor

Family seriously injured following crash with tractor

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A family of four have been seriously injured after their car crashed into a tractor which had a gripper on the front.
Teen double suicide leaves school in shock

Teen double suicide leaves school in shock

Nov. 29, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
Students at a school in Fribourg are in shock after a double suicide. 
Fish poisoned in Fribourg river

Fish poisoned in Fribourg river

Oct. 1, 2018, 8:25 a.m.
Over 300 fish were killed after a man released a poisonous cleaning agent into a stream in canton Fribourg.
Another man dies while hiking - adding to the record body count

Another man dies while hiking - adding to the record body count

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A man has died while hiking in canton Fribourg. The 28-year-old was walking with a friend when he fell 200m.
Lucky escape for train-hit car

Lucky escape for train-hit car

Sept. 5, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A 32-year-old man and two children were lucky to escape with their lives after their car was hit by a train on a leve...
Fribourg lakes to be out of bounds as army airlifts water to mountain pastures

Fribourg lakes to be out of bounds as army airlifts water to mountain pastures

Aug. 10, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
Boating, fishing and swimming have been temporarily banned at two lakes in the canton of Fribourg as the army takes w...
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 ...
Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

June 6, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
A 40 year old woman in Fribourg has been fined several thousand francs for not keeping her dog under control after th...
Man killed while walking along autoroute

Man killed while walking along autoroute

May 28, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
A 28 year old man died on the A12 autoroute near Fribourg yesterday morning. He was walking along the side of the roa...
Russian Chelsea football club owner on trial in Fribourg

Russian Chelsea football club owner on trial in Fribourg

May 3, 2018, 6:09 a.m.
The Russian billionaire and Chelsea football club owner Roman Abromovich is on trial in Switzerland.
Fribourg fire destroys school buses

Fribourg fire destroys school buses

April 30, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
Fribourg police are investigating a suspected arson attack which destroyed two school buses and rubbish containers.
Missing 25 year old found dead in Fribourg

Missing 25 year old found dead in Fribourg

Feb. 16, 2018, 7:34 a.m.
A 25 year old man who went missing last Sunday in canton Fribourg has been found dead.
Fribourg thief thought he'd scored big - but no.

Fribourg thief thought he'd scored big - but no.

Feb. 16, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A French thief thought be had bagged a fortune when he stole precious gems from a display room at the University of F...
Government backed charter for brothels

Government backed charter for brothels

Feb. 13, 2018, 5:26 a.m.
Canton Fribourg is bringing in a charter of ethics for its brothels. The charter will be posted on the walls of busin...
Trial of pedophile halted in Fribourg

Trial of pedophile halted in Fribourg

Feb. 7, 2018, 5:53 a.m.
A trial of a 74 year old pedophile has been halted in canton Fribourg after the defence claimed it was illegal as the...
Heavy rain causes flooding in Fribourg

Heavy rain causes flooding in Fribourg

Dec. 12, 2017, 9:18 a.m.
Yesterday’s consistent rain has caused flooding in several villages in canton Fribourg. Police and fire fighter...
Man dies in quad bike accident in Fribourg

Man dies in quad bike accident in Fribourg

Sept. 25, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
A 35 year old man has died after riding a quad bike in a quarry in canton Fribourg. He as with a group of friend...
Fribourg police hunt armed robbers

Fribourg police hunt armed robbers

Sept. 12, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Fribourg police are stull searching for two men who robbed a shopping centre in Estavayer-le-Lac at gun point on Satu...
Funding questions over luxury mosque to be built in Fribourg

Funding questions over luxury mosque to be built in Fribourg

Aug. 24, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Plans for a luxurious mosque to be constructed in canton Fribourg have been announced.
Police in Vaud and Fribourg launch arson investigation

Police in Vaud and Fribourg launch arson investigation

Aug. 9, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Police forces in Vaud and Fribourg are confirming they’re investigating a series of fires which they suspect ma...
Speedboat driver convicted of seriously injuring swimmer

Speedboat driver convicted of seriously injuring swimmer

Aug. 4, 2017, 6:44 a.m.
The driver of a speedboat, which hit a swimmer and left him with life-changing injuries, has been fined 1,200 Swiss f...
Raft partiers ordered off lake by police

Raft partiers ordered off lake by police

July 17, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
Fribourg police intervened to stop a raft party on Lake Gruyere. Around 40 partiers had built a raft for a birthday p...
Thousands of chickens die in fire

Thousands of chickens die in fire

May 17, 2017, 7 a.m.
Six thousand chickens have died in a fire in Fribourg yesterday afternoon. The fire broke out at a chicken farm in D&...
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