Car slams into pedestrians in Schwyz

Car slams into pedestrians in Schwyz

June 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 Schwyz

Rockfall kills climber in canton Schwyz

May 27, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A rock climber has died in canton Schwyz. 
Anti-fascists and right-wing extremists clash in Schwyz

Anti-fascists and right-wing extremists clash in Schwyz

April 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 police

Fasnacht Ku Klux Klan revellers interviewed by police

March 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 parade

Ku Klux Klan joins in Fasnacht parade

March 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 child

Free skiing for life for unborn child

Jan. 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 Schwyz

Woman gives birth along autoroute in canton Schwyz

Nov. 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 time

Canton Schwyz clamps down on those seeking deliberate jail time

Sept. 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 moat

Driver crashes car into castle moat

Aug. 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 Darknet

Swiss police weapons possibly sold on Darknet

June 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 question

Mayor defends decision to reject citizenship after raclette question

June 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.

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 richest

Central Switzerland residents are the richest

March 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 screwdriver

Man robs bank with screwdriver

Jan. 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 Schwyz

Eight potholers trapped in Schwyz

Jan. 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 railway

Switzerland opens new, even steeper, funicular railway

Dec. 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 Zug

Woman’s body recovered from Lake Zug

July 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 park

Enquiry after toddler found unconscious at Schwyz water park

July 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 crossing

Elderly man in narrow escape on level crossing

Jan. 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 Schwyz

Millionaires flock to Schwyz

Nov. 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 Switzerland

Heavy storms cause flooding in German-speaking Switzerland

July 26, 2016, 10:20 a.m.
Heavy storms have caused flooding in many parts of German-speaking Switzerland. Firefighters from the canton of Schw...
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