Swiss People's Party politician used pepper spray on anti-racistsNov. 12, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A local politician for the Swiss People’s Party has resigned after he was identified for using pepper spray aga...
Elderly driver crashes prized corvette in town centreOct. 28, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
An 87-year-old man crashed his prized red corvette into a bank on Saturday morning in the centre of Schwyz.
Car slams into pedestrians in SchwyzJune 4, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A serious accident in canton Schwyz injured two 11-year-old children and a 45-year-old cyclist.
Rockfall kills climber in canton SchwyzMay 27, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A rock climber has died in canton Schwyz.
Anti-fascists and right-wing extremists clash in SchwyzApril 15, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Fights broke out at a demonstration in canton Schwyz over the weekend.
Fasnacht Ku Klux Klan revellers interviewed by policeMarch 11, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
Police in canton Schwyz have interviewed all 12 people who joined Fasnacht celebrations dressed in Ku Klux Klan robes.
Ku Klux Klan joins in Fasnacht paradeMarch 7, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Fasnacht revelers in canton Schwyz were shocked when a group dressed as Ku Klux Klan members marched through the midd...
Free skiing for life for unborn childJan. 18, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
An unborn child has already secured free skiing for life in canton Schwyz.
Woman gives birth along autoroute in canton SchwyzNov. 16, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
A woman gave birth on the side of the A4 autoroute near Küssnacht in canton Schwyz yesterday morning.
Canton Schwyz clamps down on those seeking deliberate jail timeSept. 7, 2018, 6:38 a.m.
With winter on the way, some homeless people would prefer to spend the season in jail than on the streets.
Driver crashes car into castle moatAug. 9, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
A 25-year-old man has had a lucky escape after he lost control of his car and crashed it into a castle moat in the ca...
Swiss police weapons possibly sold on DarknetJune 14, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
Federal prosecutors have confirmed they’re investigating how a large number of weapons which were supposed to b...
Mayor defends decision to reject citizenship after raclette questionJune 5, 2018, 6:30 a.m.
The Mayor of Freienbach in canton Schwyz is defending the town’s decision to turn down a British national&rsquo...
British man denied Swiss citizenship for raclette ignorance.June 4, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
A 43 year old British man has been denied a Swiss passport as he didn’t know where raclette comes from and...
Central Switzerland residents are the richestMarch 28, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Those living in central areas of the country are the most well off, according to a new survey.
Man robs bank with screwdriverJan. 23, 2018, 6:30 a.m.
A bank robber escaped with several thousand in cash – armed only with a screw driver.
Eight potholers trapped in SchwyzJan. 22, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
Eight potholers are trapped in the Höllach cave network in canton Schwyz. The caves are considered to be one of ...
Switzerland opens new, even steeper, funicular railwayDec. 18, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
Switzerland has beaten its own record for the world’s steepest funicular railway.
Woman’s body recovered from Lake ZugJuly 21, 2017, 7:08 a.m.
The body of a 32-year-old woman has been recovered from a lake in central Switzerland, a day after she was last seen ...
Enquiry after toddler found unconscious at Schwyz water parkJuly 19, 2017, 7:03 a.m.
An investigation is underway after a three-year-old boy was found unconscious in a pool at a water park in Morschach ...
Elderly man in narrow escape on level crossingJan. 19, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
An elderly driver had a narrow escape after his car was dragged 150 meters when it was hit by a train on a level cros...
Millionaires flock to SchwyzNov. 8, 2016, 5:28 a.m.
The town of Schwyz has nearly 9,000 millionaires, owning a total of 77.5 billion francs, despite having just 150,000 ...
Heavy storms cause flooding in German-speaking SwitzerlandJuly 26, 2016, 10:20 a.m.
Heavy storms have caused flooding in many parts of German-speaking Switzerland. Firefighters from the canton of Schw...