Porsche spins out of control in Spier tunnel

Porsche spins out of control in Spier tunnel

April 5, 2019, 8:21 a.m.
A Porsche worth more than CHF 100,000 is a write off after spinning in a tunnel and smashing into a wall.
Train stations offer passengers free online magazines

Train stations offer passengers free online magazines

March 19, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Train passengers are being offered the chance to read several online magazines for free while waiting at the station.
Pond coin haul deemed legal

Pond coin haul deemed legal

Feb. 8, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Three women in Lucerne will not be prosecuted after police determined it is legal to take money thrown into the pond ...
Truck driver stopped for cosy cab curtains

Truck driver stopped for cosy cab curtains

Feb. 5, 2019, 9:01 a.m.
A truck driver stopped in Lucerne really likes his home comforts. 
Gunman fires shots in Lucerne bar

Gunman fires shots in Lucerne bar

Dec. 5, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
One person was injured and several shots fired in Lucerne when a gunman entered a bar and demanded cash from the till.
Teen arrested for nude photo blackmail on Snapchat

Teen arrested for nude photo blackmail on Snapchat

Nov. 14, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after he blackmailed a 14-year-old girl to pay him so he wouldn’t publish n...
Lucerne capsule hotel closes after first week

Lucerne capsule hotel closes after first week

Nov. 13, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
A novel capsule hotel in Lucerne has closed only after a week. 
Store detective unlawfully handcuffs customer

Store detective unlawfully handcuffs customer

Oct. 19, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
A store detective for the Globus branch in Lucerne is in court for allegedly illegally detaining a man and using hand...
Polish president pays respect to war hero in Lucerne

Polish president pays respect to war hero in Lucerne

Oct. 10, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
The Polish president is in Switzerland and has laid a wreath at the tomb of a Polish war hero buried in Lucerne.
Lucerne mother complains police not doing enough after dog attack

Lucerne mother complains police not doing enough after dog attack

Sept. 18, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
A mother in Lucerne is demanding the police do more to find a dog and its owner which attacked her seven-year-old dau...
Young driver loses licence after speeding through Lucerne

Young driver loses licence after speeding through Lucerne

Sept. 18, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
A 19-year-old won’t be getting behind the wheel again any time soon after he took his father’s Mercedes a...
Restaurant owner takes law into own hands

Restaurant owner takes law into own hands

Aug. 28, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Lucerne police are warning about people taking the law into their own hands after restauranteur published the picture...
Police intervene with teenagers’ misjudged practical joke on their father

Police intervene with teenagers’ misjudged practical joke on their father

Aug. 14, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
Two 17- and 18-year-old boys could face a hefty bill after a practical joke on their father went horribly wrong and l...
Swiss president made a speech for Swiss National Day

Swiss president made a speech for Swiss National Day

Aug. 2, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
The Swiss president, Alain Berset, made a speech yesterday to mark Swiss National Day at the Rütli meadow on the...
Lucerne police woman jumps to safety after failed traffic stop

Lucerne police woman jumps to safety after failed traffic stop

July 30, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
A taxi driver in Lucerne has been arrested after driving at a police woman who had to jump clear to avoid being hit.
Church bells replaced by ringtones at Lucerne chapel

Church bells replaced by ringtones at Lucerne chapel

July 17, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
From last night until the end of this month, mobile phone ringtones can be heard instead of church bells at a chapel ...
Lucerne wolf attack puts pressure on parliamentary debate

Lucerne wolf attack puts pressure on parliamentary debate

July 16, 2018, 9:06 a.m.
The first wolf attack on livestock in five years has been recorded in the canton of Lucerne after a domestic goat was...
Driver flashed at 145 kph in 80 zone in Lucerne

Driver flashed at 145 kph in 80 zone in Lucerne

July 11, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
A driver in an American muscle car was clocked at 145 kph in an 80 zone in canton Lucerne.
Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

July 9, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
The Swiss footballer Granit Xhaka has hit back after comments from the general secretary of the Swiss Football Federa...
Woman dies after falling from horse

Woman dies after falling from horse

July 6, 2018, 6:59 a.m.
A 47-year-old woman has died after falling from her horse in Eich in canton Lucerne on Wednesday morning.
E-bike rider seriously hurt in crash

E-bike rider seriously hurt in crash

July 6, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
An e-bike rider has been seriously injured after a crash in Ebikon in canton Lucerne on Wednesday afternoon. Police s...
Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

July 4, 2018, 7:59 a.m.
Switzerland is out of the World Cup and the press and pundits agree – it was a dull game and the team just didn...
Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

July 3, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
Swiss works unions are asking employers to be lenient this afternoon and let workers watch Switzerland’s knock ...
Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

June 29, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Police forces around the country are warning football fans to be sensible as they celebrate the national team’s...
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