Chateau d'Oex rocked by small quakeApril 9, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
A small earthquake struck under Château d’Oex last night. The Swiss Seismological Survey says it measured...
Central Switzerland residents are the richestMarch 28, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Those living in central areas of the country are the most well off, according to a new survey.
Uber drivers have to be treated as employees - reportMarch 20, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
Uber drivers in Switzerland have to be treated as if they were employees and not self-employed. That’s a decisi...
Suspected terrorist deported to ColombiaMarch 8, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Switzerland has deported a suspected terrorist back to her native Colombia. The 23 year old was recorded talking abou...
Man dies after car crashed and explodes on A9Feb. 20, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
A 34 year old driver has died after his car crashed and exploded on the A9 autoroute near Villeneuve in canton Vaud.
Less is more - 2017 wine harvest could be exceptionalFeb. 13, 2018, 5:24 a.m.
There’ll be less Swiss wine around – but what there is will be of very high quality.
Littering fines vary across the countryFeb. 6, 2018, 5:48 a.m.
Littering fines vary widely across the country. A move two years ago to bring in a flat rate fine for making a mess w...
88 year old woman found in snow after massive search in VaudJan. 29, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
A major search was triggered in canton Vaud over the weekend to track down a missing 88 year old woman.
Bertarelli faces massive speeding fineJan. 16, 2018, 5:50 a.m.
Swiss pharmaceutical billionaire, Ernesto Bertarelli, is facing a speeding fine of CHF 310,000.
Boy killed by train in VaudDec. 18, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
A 12 year old boy was killed by a train on Friday evening. Vaud police say he was walking along the tracks near Aigle...
Searchers find body of man looking for dogNov. 22, 2017, 6:16 a.m.
Search parties have found the body of a 52 year old man in Leysin in Vaud.
Joint Swiss/French operation leads to terror arrestsNov. 8, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
A total of 10 people have been arrested in a joint anti-terror operation between France and Switzerland.
Missing Spanish au-pair found alive, but injured.Aug. 30, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
The 23 year old Spanish au pair who went missing on Friday has been found injured and disorientated, but alive.
Horses injured in Aargau crashAug. 14, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Yet more animals have been injured on the roads – after last week’s crash which killed several hundred ch...
Trucks spill chickens and beer on Swiss autoroutesAug. 10, 2017, 10:44 a.m.
Over 400 chickens were killed when a truck carrying over 4,000 birds tipped over and slid down the autoroute near Pay...
Police in Vaud and Fribourg launch arson investigationAug. 9, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Police forces in Vaud and Fribourg are confirming they’re investigating a series of fires which they suspect ma...
Another body found in Valais glacierAug. 3, 2017, 7:59 a.m.
Another body has been found in a glacier in Valais. The German climber had been missing for thirty years.
Federal court rules errant doctors can remain anonymousJuly 27, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
Questions are being raised over a decision by the Federal Court not to publish the name of a psychiatrist in canton V...
Pumping water from rivers and streams banned in canton of VaudJuly 21, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
High temperatures and a distinct lack of rain have led to authorities in the canton of Vaud announcing a ban on pumpi...
British couple sentenced in Swiss court for multimillion franc fraudJuly 19, 2017, 7:14 a.m.
A 63-year-old British man, his wife and his financial adviser have been found guilty by a court in the canton of Vaud...
Two bodies found in glacier after 80 yearsJuly 18, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
Two bodies that have been buried in the ice for at least 80 years have been discovered in a glacier near Les Diablere...
Work well underway for the new Olympic House in LausanneJuly 13, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
Progress is being made at what will be the new headquarters of the International Olympic Committee, or IOC, in Vidy i...
French President in Lausanne for Paris Olympic bid pushJuly 11, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
The French President Emmanuel Macron is in Lausanne to support the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic Games.
Vaud police seize hemp plants and reptilesMarch 3, 2017, 6:39 a.m.
Vaud police have raided a house in Vallorbe and seized over 200 hemp plants, 3kilos of hemp products and seeds.