Thousands head to the mountains over the weekend

Thousands head to the mountains over the weekend

Jan. 25, 2021, 4:36 a.m.
Crowds took to the mountains yesterday to take advantage of good snow and blue skies – but not seemingly caring...
Village cut off - everyone has to dig

Village cut off - everyone has to dig

Jan. 20, 2021, 6:18 a.m.
Everyone in an entire village in Graubünden was called to help dig out the streets after it was hit by record sn...
Three die in avalanches over the weekend

Three die in avalanches over the weekend

Jan. 18, 2021, 4:37 a.m.
Weekend avalanches have claimed the lives of three people. In canton Obwalden, a group were caught up in an avalanche...
Snow brings Zurich to standstill - cuts off villages

Snow brings Zurich to standstill - cuts off villages

Jan. 15, 2021, 6:21 a.m.
Heavy snow in many parts of the country is causing problems. Last night all public transport in the city of Zurich gr...
Heavy snow hits Geneva region

Heavy snow hits Geneva region

Jan. 13, 2021, 6:24 a.m.
Heavy snow fell around the Lake Geneva region yesterday afternoon – causing traffic tailbacks and a series of m...
First major snow fall triggered accidents

First major snow fall triggered accidents

Dec. 2, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
The first major snowfall of the season on the plateau hit areas in the north of the country – triggering severa...
Snow coming this weekend - change tyres today!

Snow coming this weekend - change tyres today!

Dec. 1, 2020, 5:59 a.m.
Although winter sports will be problematic this weekend – there could be a lot of snow coming.
Woman caught in avalanche after weekend of heavy snow

Woman caught in avalanche after weekend of heavy snow

Sept. 28, 2020, 6:27 a.m.
A woman was buried by an avalanche yesterday and had to be flown to hospital suffering hypothermia.
Sudden weather change unusal

Sudden weather change unusal

Sept. 25, 2020, 6:59 a.m.
The weekend’s weather switch is highly unusual according to forecasters.
Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekend

Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekend

Aug. 31, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
Heavy rain hit cantons Graubünden and Ticino over the weekend – and the cold front brought snow which clos...
Elderly man dies snow-shoeing

Elderly man dies snow-shoeing

Feb. 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 helicopter

Ski resorts under fire for flying in snow by helicopter

Feb. 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 Christmas

Small chance of white Christmas

Dec. 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 avalanches

Snowfall breaks records and causes avalanches

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The weekend’s heavy snow has broken records and cut off resorts. 
Some ski slopes open this weekend

Some ski slopes open this weekend

Nov. 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!

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 accidents

Arctic blast breaks records and causes accidents

May 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 begins

Tyre change season begins

March 26, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
With the weather warming up – the tyre change season is now underway.
Avalanche kills one, injuries another

Avalanche kills one, injuries another

March 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 weekend

Snow set to return over weekend

Feb. 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 avalanches

Two killed in weekend avalanches

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Two people have been killed in separate avalanches over the weekend.
Avalanche buries three cars in canton Uri

Avalanche buries three cars in canton Uri

Jan. 14, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
An avalanche in canton Uri buried three cars yesterday afternoon. 
Avalanche bursts through hotel

Avalanche bursts through hotel

Jan. 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 Zurich

Politician criticizes snow clearers in Zurich

Jan. 11, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Snow clearing services in Zurich are defending themselves against critics who say they’re not clearing sidewalk...
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