Elderly man dies snow-shoeingFeb. 21, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
An elderly man has died while snow-shoeing in Graubünden.
Ski resorts under fire for flying in snow by helicopterFeb. 20, 2020, 9:03 a.m.
A French ski resort is being castigated in the press for bringing in tons of snow by helicopter over the weekend.
Small chance of white ChristmasDec. 11, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
We’re not in for a white Christmas, that’s the conclusion from forecasters. In fact, it’s likely to...
Snowfall breaks records and causes avalanchesNov. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The weekend’s heavy snow has broken records and cut off resorts.
Some ski slopes open this weekendNov. 15, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
Several ski slopes are opening this weekend – some just for the weekend at the moment, so you should check. ...
Snow coming!Nov. 4, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
Winter is coming – over the weekend the snow line dropped below 2,000 meters for the first time this season &nd...
Arctic blast breaks records and causes accidentsMay 6, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
The weekend’s arctic blast brought snow and ice across the country and caused several accidents. Snow was down ...
Tyre change season beginsMarch 26, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
With the weather warming up – the tyre change season is now underway.
Avalanche kills one, injuries anotherMarch 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
One has died and another injured after being caught up in an avalanche yesterday morning.
Snow set to return over weekendFeb. 28, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
If you were thinking the warm weather could mean putting back on the summer tyres - then wait.
Two killed in weekend avalanchesJan. 21, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Two people have been killed in separate avalanches over the weekend.
Avalanche buries three cars in canton UriJan. 14, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
An avalanche in canton Uri buried three cars yesterday afternoon.
Avalanche bursts through hotelJan. 11, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Rescuers are still checking for any missing people after an avalanche in canton Appenzell-Ausserrhoden crashed throug...
Politician criticizes snow clearers in ZurichJan. 11, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Snow clearing services in Zurich are defending themselves against critics who say they’re not clearing sidewalk...
Avalanche warnings very high in many areasJan. 10, 2019, 11:03 a.m.
The heavy snow has pushed up avalanche warnings right across the Alps – especially in canton Graubünden.
Driver fined for uncleared windscreenJan. 9, 2019, 6:07 a.m.
If you’ve been scraping ice and snow off your windscreen this morning, make sure you do a good job otherwise yo...
Snow arrives for some resorts - but not allJan. 7, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Plenty of snow arrived in the central and eastern parts of he country over the weekend. The fresh dump raised avalanc...
Man rescued after avalancheJan. 4, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
A man is recovering in hospital after being rescued following an avalanche in Flumserberg in canton Sankt Gallen.
Good start to season for ski resortsJan. 3, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Swiss ski resorts are reporting a positive start to the season as thousands headed to slopes over the holiday period.
Winter weather to arrive this weekendDec. 5, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Despite the warm – although wet – weather, forecasters say the winter will start to arrive at the weekend.
Accidents increase as winter tyres foregoneNov. 27, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
More and more drivers are not bothering to put winter tyres on and accidents are increasing – and becoming more...
Switzerland to become less snowy by 2050Nov. 14, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A new report says by the middle of the century, Switzerland will be drier, hotter and less snowy.
Mountain passes close due to snowfallOct. 30, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Despite basking in temperatures in the twenties only a week ago – the sudden onset of winter has closed many pa...
Weekend snow closes roads and train linesOct. 29, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
With the change of the clocks to winter time, the snow came to Switzerland over the weekend, especially in the easter...