Geneva opens pandemic-friendly fair today

Geneva opens pandemic-friendly fair today

July 31, 2020, 10:07 a.m.
There will be a taste of summer around Lake Geneva, despite the cancellation of the annual firework display back in A...
Search for women in Geneva seen walking into lake

Search for women in Geneva seen walking into lake

July 20, 2020, 8:17 a.m.
A search is underway in Geneva for a woman in her forties after her belongings, with her ID card, were found on the l...
Public warned to not get complacent as more details on life after lockdown emerge

Public warned to not get complacent as more details on life after lockdown emerge

May 6, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
More details are now emerging on how life will be different when the lockdown lifts a little on Monday. 
New Eaux-Vives beach opening behind schedule

New Eaux-Vives beach opening behind schedule

April 22, 2020, 9:33 a.m.
It’s uncertain if the multi-million-franc new beach at Eaux-Vives in Geneva will be open this summer. 
Groups gathering by Zurich lake told to go home

Groups gathering by Zurich lake told to go home

March 19, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Zurich police had to break up a gathering on the lake side. 
French protesters in Geneva to demonstrate against new autoroute

French protesters in Geneva to demonstrate against new autoroute

Jan. 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
Protestors from France gathered in Geneva yesterday urging the canton to fight the decision by the French government ...
Public warned to stay off Engadine frozen lakes

Public warned to stay off Engadine frozen lakes

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:25 a.m.
Graubünden police are warning people should stay off the ice which has formed on lakes in the Engadine.
Body found on shore of Lake Neuchâtel confirmed as missing girl, 17

Body found on shore of Lake Neuchâtel confirmed as missing girl, 17

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
Vaud police have confirmed a body found on Monday evening on the banks of Lake Neuchâtel is a missing 17-year-o...
Body found on shores of Lake Neuchâtel

Body found on shores of Lake Neuchâtel

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Vaud police are working to identify a body found on the shores of Lake Neuchâtel yesterday afternoon.
Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:07 a.m.
The dream of small electrical hydro-foil taxis skimming across Lake Geneva is dead.
Man drowns in Lake Geneva saving dog

Man drowns in Lake Geneva saving dog

Sept. 16, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
A man has died in canton Vaud after jumping into Lake Geneva to rescue his dog on Saturday evening.  
Another new beach suggested for Geneva

Another new beach suggested for Geneva

Aug. 7, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
After the opening of the new beach in Eaux-Vives in Geneva – one local politician wants to see another one of t...
Girl, 6, drowns in Lake Lucerne

Girl, 6, drowns in Lake Lucerne

Aug. 5, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
A 6-year-old girl died yesterday in Lake Lucerne.
Couple stranded on Lake Gruyère island

Couple stranded on Lake Gruyère island

July 23, 2019, 11:21 a.m.
A couple found themselves stranded on a small island in the middle of Lake Gruyère on Sunday after a storm rip...
14 year old hailed a hero

14 year old hailed a hero

July 10, 2019, 10:10 a.m.
The determination of a young man has brought joy to a married couple. Last Sunday Nik Zisler lost his wedding ring in...
Man assumed drowned in Lake Geneva

Man assumed drowned in Lake Geneva

June 11, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A man is assumed dead after drowning in Lake Geneva. 
Strangers save boy, 3, from freezing Lake Zurich

Strangers save boy, 3, from freezing Lake Zurich

April 11, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Two passers-by are being hailed as heroes after they dived into a freezing Lake Zurich to rescue a three-year-old boy...
Woman charged with manslaughter after boat incident

Woman charged with manslaughter after boat incident

March 22, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
A woman has been convicted of manslaughter after a 29-year-old woman died in Lake Zurich in 2017.
Lake Geneva floating research station installed

Lake Geneva floating research station installed

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
Scientists have installed a floating research station on Lake Geneva. 
Lake Maggiore rises 3m in 2 weeks

Lake Maggiore rises 3m in 2 weeks

Nov. 9, 2018, 9 a.m.
The recent rainfall in canton Ticino has been so heavy, Lake Maggiore is now bursting its banks.
75 year old man dies in Zurich lake

75 year old man dies in Zurich lake

Aug. 20, 2018, 6:25 a.m.
A 75-year-old man has died in a lake in canton Zurich. Two rescue helicopters were used to try to find the man.
Lake Geneva mass swim to raise awareness of breast cancer screening

Lake Geneva mass swim to raise awareness of breast cancer screening

Aug. 17, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
More than 100 swimmers are expected to swim across Lake Geneva tomorrow to raise awareness of breast cancer and the i...
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 ...
Jellyfish bloom in Lake Zurich

Jellyfish bloom in Lake Zurich

Aug. 3, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
Jellyfish are taking over Lake Zurich. Fresh water jellyfish normally live in the deep water and remain small –...
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