Glarus Alps tourist officials delighted as NASA uses webcam photos

Glarus Alps tourist officials delighted as NASA uses webcam photos

July 16, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
A tourist region in the Glarus Alps couldn't believe its luck when NASA published pictures from its webcam. 
Woman shot dead in canton Glarus

Woman shot dead in canton Glarus

May 31, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A 25-year-old woman has been shot dead in canton Glarus. 
Boy, 5, dies from falling rock

Boy, 5, dies from falling rock

March 19, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A five-year-old boy has died while playing on a farm in Niederurnen in canton Glarus.
Glarus police investigate mysterious death

Glarus police investigate mysterious death

May 14, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
Police in canton Glarus are investigating after a 30 year old Turkish national died in a hotel room in Näfels.
Car crashes after aquaplaning in Glarus

Car crashes after aquaplaning in Glarus

Nov. 13, 2017, 5:42 a.m.
A car crashed and burst into flames in heavy rain in canton Glarus yesterday morning. Police say the car aquaplaned.
Parliament rejects lowering voting age

Parliament rejects lowering voting age

Sept. 13, 2017, 7:13 a.m.
Parliament has rejected a proposal to lower the voting age to 16. The initiative was put forward by a Green party MP ...
Dogs die mysteriously after lake visit

Dogs die mysteriously after lake visit

Aug. 24, 2017, 7:58 a.m.
Three dogs have mysteriously died after a trip to Lake Glarner.
Glarus rejects face veil ban

Glarus rejects face veil ban

May 8, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
Voters in canton Glarus have rejected a plan to outlaw the full-face veil.  The vote was at a traditional open a...
Two more tremors hit the region

Two more tremors hit the region

March 21, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
Two minor earth tremors hit the region in the space of a few hours. One last night just after 10pm struck in Valais, ...
Switzerland hit by earthquake

Switzerland hit by earthquake

March 7, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
The country was hit with one of the biggest earthquakes in recent years last night. A tremor measuring 4.6 on the Ric...
Residents burn house down in botched de-icing attempt

Residents burn house down in botched de-icing attempt

Jan. 26, 2017, 10:04 a.m.
A house in canton Glarus has been severely damaged in a fire after the residents tried to de-ice a gutter with a hot-...
Tunisian man sets himself on fire in Glarus

Tunisian man sets himself on fire in Glarus

Oct. 27, 2016, 3:33 a.m.
A 45-year-old Tunisian man threatened with expulsion from Switzerland set himself on fire yesterday at a bus stop in ...
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