Valais police ask motorcyclists to stay off road

Valais police ask motorcyclists to stay off road

April 1, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
Valais police are asking motorcyclists to stay off the road. 
Pandemic could cost Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 billion

Pandemic could cost Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 billion

April 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 project

Valais ski resort to undergo major hotel project

March 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 Crans

Vaud town looking to change name back to simply Crans

March 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 weather

Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weather

Feb. 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 home

Families outraged after soldiers with norovirus sent home

Jan. 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 avalanches

Snowfall breaks records and causes avalanches

Nov. 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 days

Chance of big earthquake in next few days

Nov. 8, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
The earthquake swarm hitting canton Valais is continuing.
Strong earthquake could be on the way

Strong earthquake could be on the way

Nov. 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 down

Neo-Nazi rock concerts shut down

Oct. 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 Rhone

Car missing in August flood found in Rhone

Oct. 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 girl

Zermatt bartender accused of raping 14 year old British girl

Oct. 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 expansion

Government discusses Lötschberg Tunnel expansion

Sept. 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 humans

Worries wolves are less fearful of humans

Sept. 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'

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 found

Car swept away by Valais storms found

Aug. 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 water

Valais villages warned to boil tap water

Aug. 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 tournament

Justin Timberlake to compete in Valais golf tournament

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
US singer and actor Justin Timberlake is coming to canton Valais. 
Mudslide in Valais swept away father and daughter

Mudslide in Valais swept away father and daughter

Aug. 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...
Belgian paraglider dies in canton Valais

Belgian paraglider dies in canton Valais

July 24, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A paraglider has died in canton Valais after plunging 3,000 meters to his death. 
British man caught with suitcase of antelope meat

British man caught with suitcase of antelope meat

July 19, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A man has been caught with 23 kilos of antelope meat from South Africa in Brig in canton Valais. 
Mystery plagues Valais forest

Mystery plagues Valais forest

July 16, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
A village in Valais is asking for federal help as a major part of a local forest seems to be dying - and no one knows...
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.
Renowned beauty leads to Creux du Van selfie death

Renowned beauty leads to Creux du Van selfie death

June 4, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A man has died while trying to take a selfie at the renowned beauty spot of Creux du Van in canton Neuchâtel.
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