Ticino rivers and reservoirs on verge of overflow

Ticino rivers and reservoirs on verge of overflow

Oct. 22, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Locals in canton Ticino are being warned to stay away from rivers and reservoirs as several days of heavy rain has ca...
Ticino village demand secure border with Italy

Ticino village demand secure border with Italy

Sept. 12, 2019, 6:48 a.m.
A small village in canton Ticino is demanding Bern do more to secure the local border with Italy.
'Top Gear' films at Swiss dam

'Top Gear' films at Swiss dam

Sept. 5, 2019, 6:01 a.m.
A crew from the BBC TV show ‘Top Gear’ has been filming in Switzerland. Witnesses captured a stunt when a...
New tunnel will make Ticino even closer

New tunnel will make Ticino even closer

Aug. 30, 2019, 11:22 a.m.
The new Ceneri Base Tunnel in Ticino will be officially opened in September next year by the president, say the gover...
Lightning strikes golfer during violent storm

Lightning strikes golfer during violent storm

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Many parts of the country are recovering from the storms yesterday.
Swiss national arrested on international arms trading charges

Swiss national arrested on international arms trading charges

July 17, 2019, 10:59 a.m.
Police in canton Ticino are investigating the background of a Swiss national who’s been arrested in an Italian ...
Missing Italian man body found in Ticino

Missing Italian man body found in Ticino

July 2, 2019, 10:32 a.m.
Rescuers have recovered the body of an Italian man who was reported missing in Ticino.
Heat records trigger environmental concerns

Heat records trigger environmental concerns

June 28, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
New heat records are being set as the hot weather continues.
Pensioner bids 100 times higher than intended for license plate

Pensioner bids 100 times higher than intended for license plate

June 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A pensioner in Ticino had a shock when he made a bid online for a licence plate.
Illegal supercar race stopped in Ticino

Illegal supercar race stopped in Ticino

June 12, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
An illegal race through Switzerland was stopped after police in Ticino were tipped off by colleagues in Italy.
Ticino urged to change women's gymnastics uniform rules

Ticino urged to change women's gymnastics uniform rules

June 3, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Two members of the Ticino cantonal government are urging the local gymnastics association to change the rules to allo...
Yet another ATM blown up in Ticino

Yet another ATM blown up in Ticino

May 13, 2019, 6:38 a.m.
Another cash machine has been blown up in canton Ticino. The fifth time in as many months.
Woman missing from Ticino retirement home

Woman missing from Ticino retirement home

April 24, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
A search is ongoing in Ticino for an 81-year-old woman who walked out of her retirement home on Tuesday morning and h...
Swiss nationals staying home for holidays

Swiss nationals staying home for holidays

April 16, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
More and more Swiss are deciding to vacation at home.
Sex game to blame for UK woman's hotel room death?

Sex game to blame for UK woman's hotel room death?

April 12, 2019, 10 a.m.
The woman who died in a Ticino hotel room could have been a victim of a sex game gone wrong.
Woman found dead in Ticino hotel room

Woman found dead in Ticino hotel room

April 10, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
A woman has been found dead in a hotel room in canton Ticino. Police believe she’s been the victim of a crime.
New Swiss car rule in Italy leaves frontier workers fuming

New Swiss car rule in Italy leaves frontier workers fuming

March 26, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Frontier workers in Ticino are fuming at new Italian rules which forbid them driving a Swiss registered car in Italy.
Police caught patrolling on duty with girl, 16

Police caught patrolling on duty with girl, 16

March 15, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A 39 year old former Ticino police officer is in court in Lugano after allowing a 16-year-old girl to accompany him o...
Rail worker killed by unexpected train

Rail worker killed by unexpected train

Feb. 6, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
One rail worker was killed and another seriously injured yesterday morning in Ticino.
Safest service station in Switzerland robbed

Safest service station in Switzerland robbed

Feb. 5, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
A service station dubbed the safest in Switzerland has been robbed. 
Woman dies crossing road after speed camera removed

Woman dies crossing road after speed camera removed

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A 67-year-old woman has been killed while crossing a road in canton Ticino, and locals say it was a decision to remov...
Tiicino residents warned against feeding urban swans

Tiicino residents warned against feeding urban swans

Jan. 16, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Animal rights activists are warning against feeding swans which have taken to wandering the streets in Ticino.
Trapped cat rescued from Lugano tunnel air vents

Trapped cat rescued from Lugano tunnel air vents

Dec. 5, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
A cat has been rescued from a road tunnel near Lugano in Ticino after being trapped in air vents for the past two weeks.
Hockey game riot leads to 39 prosecutions

Hockey game riot leads to 39 prosecutions

Nov. 28, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
A lengthy investigation has led to 39 people being charged after riots at a hockey game in canton Ticino.
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