Canton moves from worst hit to safest - track and trace to thankNov. 20, 2020, 6:57 a.m.
Canton Schwyz is being studied by epidemiologists as it has moved from one of the worst hit cantons to one of the saf...
Woman trampled by own horse diesJuly 27, 2020, 10:39 a.m.
A woman has died after she was trampled by her own horse at a showjumping competition in canton Schwyz.
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 ...