Man dies in attempt to climb mountain single-handedlyJune 30, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
A man has died in canton Valais during an attempt to climb a mountain single-handedly.
Small earthquake felt in ValaisJune 24, 2020, 9:08 a.m.
A small earthquake was felt in the Lower Valais region yesterday morning. It measured 3.8 on the Richter Scale &ndash...
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.
Man thought to have died after eating listeria-infected cheese in hospitalMay 12, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
A man in hospital in canton Valais may have died after eating listeria-infected cheese during his stay.
Swiss urged to take summer vacation in SwitzerlandMay 11, 2020, 9:47 a.m.
With international travel so uncertain this summer, we’re all being urged to take our vacations in Switzerland....
Valais police ask motorcyclists to stay off roadApril 1, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
Valais police are asking motorcyclists to stay off the road.
Pandemic could cost Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 billionApril 1, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
A study by a university in Valais has found the coronavirus pandemic could cost the Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 bill...
Valais ski resort to undergo major hotel projectMarch 6, 2020, 10:27 a.m.
The Valais ski resort of Saas-Fee is set to get a massive boost with a major hotel project.
Vaud town looking to change name back to simply CransMarch 3, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
The town of Crans-près-Céligny in canton Vaud wants to change its name back to simply Crans.
Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weatherFeb. 24, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
The country basked in warm weather over the weekend with Geneva reaching 20 degrees and in canton Valais 18 degrees a...
Families outraged after soldiers with norovirus sent homeJan. 22, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
Families of new recruits in canton Valais says the army was irresponsible to send the soldiers home after an outbreak...
Snowfall breaks records and causes avalanchesNov. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The weekend’s heavy snow has broken records and cut off resorts.
Chance of big earthquake in next few daysNov. 8, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
The earthquake swarm hitting canton Valais is continuing.
Strong earthquake could be on the wayNov. 7, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
The Swiss Seismological Service is warning a strong earthquake could be on the way.
Neo-Nazi rock concerts shut downOct. 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Two Neo-Nazi rock concerts have been shut down by police in cantons Lucerne and Valais.
Car missing in August flood found in RhoneOct. 14, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A car that went missing in August following massive flooding has been found in the Rhone.
Zermatt bartender accused of raping 14 year old British girlOct. 4, 2019, 6 a.m.
An Italian bartender working at hotel in Zermatt is in court accused of raping a 14-year-old British student.
Government discusses Lötschberg Tunnel expansionSept. 26, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Politicians in canton Valais are calling for a full-scale expansion of the Lötschberg Tunnel.
Worries wolves are less fearful of humansSept. 4, 2019, 6:46 a.m.
Farmers are becoming worried wolves are no longer fearful of humans after two goats were killed and eaten in the midd...
Woman throws rocks at cleaner's parked car in her 'spot'Aug. 29, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
A woman has been filmed smashing the windows on a car which was parked in her spot in Fully, canton Valais.
Car swept away by Valais storms foundAug. 22, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
The wreckage of a car swept away in storms in Valais has been found, raising hopes a missing father and young girl co...
Valais villages warned to boil tap waterAug. 22, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
Some villages in Valais are being warned to boil their tap water before using it.
Justin Timberlake to compete in Valais golf tournamentAug. 21, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
US singer and actor Justin Timberlake is coming to canton Valais.
Mudslide in Valais swept away father and daughterAug. 13, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Rescuers in canton Valais say there is no chance a missing 6-year-old girl and her 37-year-old father will be found a...