Canton Jura declares forest emergencySept. 3, 2019, 8:39 a.m.
Canton Jura says it’s facing a forest emergency. More than 200,000 cubic meters of trees are dying.
Mass vehicle check conducted in JuraMay 30, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Jura cantonal police conducted a massive driver and vehicle check on the A16 autoroute yesterday afternoon.
Turkish national charged for meat smugglingMay 2, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A Turkish national is facing several charges after trying to smuggle in almost 300 kilos of meat in the back of his car.
Speed camera radio reports angers local MPApril 23, 2019, 9 a.m.
A local cantonal MP in Jura is angry French radio stations are reporting on the locations of speed traps in Switzerland.
Out of control cat terrorizes villageApril 12, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
An out of control tomcat is terrorizing a small village in canton Jura and authorities are determined the animal has ...
Protest in Moutier over vote to switch cantonsNov. 12, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
Up to 10,000 marched in the town of Moutier on Friday night, protesting the decision to annul the vote which had seem...
Moutier vote to change cantons voidNov. 6, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Election officials have declared last year’s vote in the town of Moutier void. Locals were voting to decide if ...
School children escape bus fire in tunnelOct. 5, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
A group of French school children had a narrow escape when their bus caught fire in a tunnel in canton Jura.
Farmers buzzing about project to protect beesAug. 13, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
Nearly 900 farmers have signed up for a project to promote bees in the cantons of Vaud, Jura and Bernese Jura.
Violent thunderstorms batter many parts of SwitzerlandJuly 16, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
The stormy front struck the Jura with full force, leading to heavy rainfall and hailstorms.
25 year old dies in horrific crash in JuraMay 23, 2018, 5:50 a.m.
A 25 year old hockey player from canton Jura is dead after a horrific crash in the early hours of Monday morning &nda...
Moutier vote buying investigation droppedFeb. 8, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
Officials have dropped their investigation into alleged vote buying in the town of Moutier, currently in canton Bern.
Jura votes in minimum wageNov. 23, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
Canton Jura has introduced a minimum wage of CHF 20 an hour.
Investigators check Moutier vote for fraudSept. 11, 2017, 9:47 a.m.
Investigators are checking claims the historic vote in the town of Moutier three month ago was hit by fraud.
Swiss football team breaks unwanted recordAug. 15, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
A low league Swiss football team has broken a new record – but perhaps one they’d rather not have. The bi...
Speeder who crashed into president faces jailAug. 11, 2017, 3:36 a.m.
A speeding driver who crashed into the president’s car last September faces up to four years in jail.
Cows rescued after lightning strike in JuraAug. 10, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
Farm workers rescued over 70 cows from a burning barn in canton Jura last night. The barn caught fire after it was st...
Lucky escape for Jura light plane crashJune 22, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Rescuers say the occupants of a light aircraft that crashed in the Jura all had a lucky escape.
Moutier votes to exit BernJune 19, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
The village of Moutier – for the moment in canton Bern, has voted for Bexit – that’s leaving Bern f...
Bern village to vote on to change cantonJune 16, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
On Sunday the village of Moutier, currently in canton Bern, will choose if it wants to switch allegiance and join the...
New idea to charge more for autoroutes for touristsMay 10, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
An idea by a Swiss MP that tourists should pay more to use Swiss autoroutes has split opinion.
Jura farm in anthrax alertMay 9, 2017, 8:43 a.m.
A farm in canton Jura is under quarantine after a cow died suddenly from Anthrax. It’s the first case of the di...
A16 autoroute finally completedApril 3, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
A long awaited new section of autoroute opens today. The last 9km of the A16 which runs from Biel to the French borde...
Jura police investigate claims of dog being dragged by carJan. 13, 2017, 5:58 a.m.
Police in canton Jura are investigating social media claims a small dog was dragged by a car for a kilometer.