Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quietMay 22, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Mountain roads were busy yesterday as thousands took to the hills for the long weekend.
Government confirms it was not aware of Italy's border decisionMay 19, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
The government has confirmed it was not aware of a decision by Italy to reopen its border from June 3rd.
Former police officer shoots and kills wife and suspected loverMay 18, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
A former police officer in Ticino shot and killed his wife and a man assumed to be her new lover.
Ticino reports no new infections for first time since crisis beganMay 13, 2020, 10:44 a.m.
Canton Ticino has reported no new infections or deaths from Covid-19 for the first time since the start of the crises...
Ticino to test a selection of population for coronavirusMay 6, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
Authorities in canton Ticino are collecting blood from 1,500 people to determine who has had the coronavirus.
Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatoryApril 23, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Ticino’s lockdown is to be extended until May 3 - instead of starting to ease restrictions on Monday, along wit...
Police break up catholic mass in TicinoApril 21, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Police broke up a catholic mass in canton Ticino on Sunday.
Ticino hopes for strong summer to combat service industry lossesApril 20, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
As Switzerland starts to look ahead to life outside the lockdown, restaurateurs and hoteliers in the worst hit canton...
Ticino police praise lack of tourism over Easter weekendApril 14, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
The Ticino police have praised the behaviour of Swiss people who’ve not traveled south for the Easter bre...
Gotthard Tunnel traffic 10% of usual levelsApril 10, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
For the first time in many years - there have been no Easter traffic jams at the Gotthard Tunnel - as most holidaymak...
Police forces prepare for Easter weekend as many Swiss already caught vacationingApril 7, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
Cantonal police forces around the country are gearing up for the Easter weekend as they continue to warn people again...
Cantonal doctor thanks Ticino residents for flattening curveApril 7, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
Some encouraging news from Canton Ticino, where for the first time since Mid-March fewer than 100 new infections have...
Matterhorn continues to light up with messages of hopeApril 3, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
And the Matterhorn continues to be lit up every night - with messages of hope and now also flags of areas badly affec...
Calls for Gotthard Tunnel to be closed over Easter breakApril 3, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
There are calls to close the Gotthard Tunnel over the Easter break.
UBS boss donates CHF 1m to Covid-19 victimsMarch 31, 2020, 10:05 a.m.
UBS boss Sergio Ermotti has donated CHF 1 million to coronavirus victims - funded from his family’s foundation.
Ticino holds minute silence to mark 100 deathsMarch 31, 2020, 9:56 a.m.
A minute’s silence has been held in Ticino.
Over 800 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hoursMarch 24, 2020, 8:42 a.m.
8,060 cases of coronavirus have now been confirmed in Switzerland - that’s 866 new cases in 24 hours.
Federal Office asks for 5 more days to judge Covid-19 impact as intensive care beds run lowMarch 20, 2020, 9 a.m.
There’s a warning Switzerland is running out of beds in intensive care.
Confirmed cases in Switzerland triples in one weekMarch 19, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Switzerland has more than tripled in the past week.
Ticino announces state of emergencyMarch 12, 2020, 10:05 a.m.
Canton Ticino has announced a state of emergency and launched a series of measures designed to limit the spread of Co...
Country under increasing pressure to close border with ItalyMarch 11, 2020, 9:34 a.m.
The Federal Council is under increasing pressure to close the Swiss border with Italy.
Italian shutdown affecting neighbouring TicinoMarch 10, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
The Italian shutdown is affected neighboring Swiss cities in canton Ticino.
Majority of citizens support government handling of Covid-19 outbreakMarch 9, 2020, 9:56 a.m.
The majority of people in the country believe the government is doing a good job in its efforts to control the spread...
Ticino feels abandoned by Bern as coronavirus hitsFeb. 27, 2020, 11:12 a.m.
Doctors and politicians in canton Ticino say they feel abandoned by Bern as they try to prepare for an expected large...