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...
Rain and snow to end drought this weekendOct. 26, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
Winter will arrive sharply this weekend.
Glaciers shrinking after warmest summer season everOct. 17, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
The long hot summer may have been good news for sun worshippers – but it’s been bad news for the country&...
There is less snow in SwitzerlandSept. 13, 2018, 6:53 a.m.
What many winter sports fans will suspect has been confirmed by research – there is less snow now than there wa...
End of heatwave marked by snowAug. 27, 2018, 8:26 a.m.
Temperatures across the country were down over the weekend as the heatwave relented.
Major passes open later todayMay 25, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Travelling across the Alps will get easier today as the Gotthard Pass will be opened to traffic after the winter clos...
Cars swept away by avalancheMay 22, 2018, 5:59 a.m.
Three people have been airlifted to hospital after their cars were swept away by an avalanche on top of the Klausen P...
Watch out for spring avalanchesApril 24, 2018, 7:54 a.m.
Anyone thinking of heading up to the mountains over the next few days are being urged to take extra precautions as th...
Two swept away by avalanche in GraübundenApril 23, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
Two Austrian women are in hospital after being swept away by an avalanche in canton Graubünden yesterday afternoon.
Heavy snow helps ski resortsApril 11, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
The heavy snow this year has brought some cheer to ski resorts. The beginning of the season kicked off well, accordin...
Crans-Montana lifts open todayApril 6, 2018, 7:55 a.m.
The ski lifts in Crans-Montana will be open again today – and will stay open until the 15th April.