Geneva sees unusually large number of storks

Geneva sees unusually large number of storks

Aug. 28, 2020, 8:58 a.m.
An unusually large number of storks have been seen over Geneva.
Seven sailors celebrate National Day with fondue whilst floating down Rhone on kayak

Seven sailors celebrate National Day with fondue whilst floating down Rhone on kayak

Aug. 3, 2020, 11:26 a.m.
A group of seven sailors have celebrated Swiss National Day by enjoying a full-scale fondue onboard a kayak.  ...
Car missing in August flood found in Rhone

Car missing in August flood found in Rhone

Oct. 14, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A car that went missing in August following massive flooding has been found in the Rhone. 
Body found in Rhone River confirmed as boy's father

Body found in Rhone River confirmed as boy's father

Oct. 1, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
Geneva police have confirmed a body found in the Rhone River on Sunday is that of the father of a 4-year-old boy who ...
A thousand gather in Geneva in memory of boy, 4, found in river

A thousand gather in Geneva in memory of boy, 4, found in river

Sept. 30, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
About a thousand people gathered in central Geneva yesterday in memory of a 4-year-old boy who was found dead in the ...
Man rescued from Rhone river in stormy waters

Man rescued from Rhone river in stormy waters

June 17, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
A man had to be rescued from the Rhone river near the Pont Butin in Geneva yesterday afternoon.
Mystery continues after voice calling "Help!" never located

Mystery continues after voice calling "Help!" never located

May 31, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Geneva police and fire services have called off a search along the banks of the Rhone river after failing to find a p...
Body in Rhone likely to be missing 21 year old from Nyon

Body in Rhone likely to be missing 21 year old from Nyon

Sept. 11, 2017, 9:50 a.m.
A walker discovered a body in the Rhone River at Peney on Friday – a few kilometers downstream from Geneva. Ini...
Rhone River claims another victim in Geneva

Rhone River claims another victim in Geneva

Aug. 31, 2017, 9 a.m.
As the summer comes to an end, the Rhone River has claimed another victim in Geneva. At around 7 last night emergency...
Geneva emergency services teach throwing life rings

Geneva emergency services teach throwing life rings

July 24, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Geneva emergency services held an information session over the weekend to teach people how to throw a life ring and r...
Man drowns in Rhone in Geneva

Man drowns in Rhone in Geneva

July 17, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
A man drowned while swimming in the Rhone River in Geneva yesterday afternoon. Despite a large rescue effort triggere...
Man saved from Rhone in Geneva

Man saved from Rhone in Geneva

Feb. 10, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Geneva rescue services sprang into action last night to save a man who’d fallen into the Rhone. The man was wal...
Summer river bathers in Geneva could face stronger restrictions

Summer river bathers in Geneva could face stronger restrictions

Dec. 7, 2016, 10:02 a.m.
River bathers in Geneva may face stricter restrictions next summer.
Plans to boost swimming in the Rhône at Sentier des Saules

Plans to boost swimming in the Rhône at Sentier des Saules

Aug. 19, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
The Canton of Geneva hope there will be more people swimming in the Rhône next year after they set up new facil...
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