Police hunt jewellery thieves on bicycles

Police hunt jewellery thieves on bicycles

Oct. 7, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Solothurn police are hunting two men who robbed a jewellery store and then fled on bicycles.
Woman sexually assaulted and robbed in Solothurn

Woman sexually assaulted and robbed in Solothurn

July 11, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Solothurn police are hunting a man and calling for witnesses after a 43-year-old woman was sexually assaulted and rob...
Water to be cut in commune as temperatures soar

Water to be cut in commune as temperatures soar

June 26, 2019, 8:22 a.m.
A commune in canton Solothurn is up in arms as construction work means the water to their town will be cut for the da...
Armed teenager threatens students at Solothurn school

Armed teenager threatens students at Solothurn school

May 23, 2019, 9:02 a.m.
A teenager has been arrested after allegedly threatening students at a school in the canton of Solothurn with an unsp...
Solothurn police search for witnesses to A1 crash

Solothurn police search for witnesses to A1 crash

April 17, 2019, 8:50 a.m.
Solothurn police are asking for help in tracking down a driver of a car which hit the crash barriers on the A1 autoro...
Local government shuts down in Olten

Local government shuts down in Olten

Feb. 8, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
While the world watched the US government shutdown with shock and dismay – there’s now another one. 
Deadly fire claims another life

Deadly fire claims another life

Nov. 29, 2018, 9:57 a.m.
The devasting fire in Solothurn has claimed another victim. 
Two men arrested after gun fired in argument

Two men arrested after gun fired in argument

Nov. 15, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Two men have been arrested after shots were fired in canton Solothurn.
Solothurn police hunt party litterers

Solothurn police hunt party litterers

Aug. 21, 2018, 6:27 a.m.
Solothurn Police are searching for a large group who held a party in the forest and didn’t bother to clean up a...
Human waste found in Solothurn tap water

Human waste found in Solothurn tap water

July 10, 2018, 7:47 a.m.
Three communes in canton Solothurn are being warned to boil their tap water and drink bottled water after sewage wast...
Driver dies after crashing down 20 meter rock face

Driver dies after crashing down 20 meter rock face

June 28, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
A 78 year old driver has died in canton Solothurn after crashing off a road and falling down a 20 meter rock face.
Residents evacuated after plastic bottle fire in Solothurn

Residents evacuated after plastic bottle fire in Solothurn

June 26, 2018, 7:17 a.m.
Residents at an apartment block in canton Solothurn had to be evacuated after a PET plastic bottle recycling bin caug...
Fall from window may have been deliberate

Fall from window may have been deliberate

May 16, 2018, 6:23 a.m.
Prosecutors in Grenchen in canton Solothurn have launched a criminal investigation following a fall of a father and d...
Spate of accidents on A1 keep police busy.

Spate of accidents on A1 keep police busy.

May 14, 2018, 6:18 a.m.
Solothurn police were kept busy on Saturday afternoon after a spate of accidents caused havoc on the A1 autoroute bet...
81 year old in court on child abuse charges

81 year old in court on child abuse charges

May 9, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
An 81 year old could face a lengthy jail term as he faces court on allegations he sexually abused his four year old g...
Farmer jailed for animal mistreatment

Farmer jailed for animal mistreatment

May 1, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
A farmer from canton Solothurn will be going to jail after allowing some of his cows to starve to death.
E-bike rider dies in Solothurn

E-bike rider dies in Solothurn

April 20, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
An e-bike rider has died in canton Solothurn. The severely injured 58 year old man was found in a ditch by the side o...
Police criticized for shooting calf dead

Police criticized for shooting calf dead

March 14, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
A farmer in canton Solothurn is criticizing the police after an officer shot dead an escaped calf. The farmer says it...
Musician tests positive for drugs - but it's too much Red Bull

Musician tests positive for drugs - but it's too much Red Bull

Nov. 1, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
A musician in canton Solothurn is furious he was branded a drug user in front of his family when all had drunk was a ...
Language limitations could be behind driving test fraud

Language limitations could be behind driving test fraud

Sept. 21, 2017, 6:17 a.m.
As investigations continue into cheating at the road theory test in Solothurn, some suspect it maybe a language issue...
Solothurn police investigate mysterious couple death

Solothurn police investigate mysterious couple death

Sept. 8, 2017, 6:15 a.m.
Police are investigating the mysterious death of a married couple. 53 year old Urs W and his 54 year old wife, Cesari...
Office Chair Race World Championships pulls in the crowds in Solothurn

Office Chair Race World Championships pulls in the crowds in Solothurn

July 3, 2017, 6:35 a.m.
Switzerland has played host to the rather specialised World Championship Office Chair Race this weekend. 
Lava challenge leads to injuries in Solothurn

Lava challenge leads to injuries in Solothurn

June 7, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
A girl in Solothurn suffered serious injuries when a social media prank went wrong.
Swiss cabinet takes to the streets of Solothurn

Swiss cabinet takes to the streets of Solothurn

March 30, 2017, 9:08 a.m.
Members of the federal government, including the president Doris Leuthard, mingled with crowds and had selfies taken ...
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