Another death in the mountains

Another death in the mountains

Jan. 20, 2021, 6:22 a.m.
A British citizen who lived in Verbier has died in an avalanche. 38-year-old Jamie Clark had lived in the country for...
Teen killed in avalanche in Vaud

Teen killed in avalanche in Vaud

Jan. 19, 2021, 6:38 a.m.
A young skier has died in canton Vaud after a group of four were caught up in an avalanche on the Rochers-de-Naye abo...
Three die in avalanches over the weekend

Three die in avalanches over the weekend

Jan. 18, 2021, 4:37 a.m.
Weekend avalanches have claimed the lives of three people. In canton Obwalden, a group were caught up in an avalanche...
Avalanche risk very high - due to pandemic

Avalanche risk very high - due to pandemic

Dec. 16, 2020, 6:35 a.m.
The risk of being killed or injured in an avalanche is higher at the moment – and the pandemic is to blame.
Skier dies in avalanche

Skier dies in avalanche

Dec. 8, 2020, 6:25 a.m.
A skier has died in an avalanche in the central part of the country.
Woman caught in avalanche after weekend of heavy snow

Woman caught in avalanche after weekend of heavy snow

Sept. 28, 2020, 6:27 a.m.
A woman was buried by an avalanche yesterday and had to be flown to hospital suffering hypothermia.
Two skiers killed in avalanche near Simplon Pass

Two skiers killed in avalanche near Simplon Pass

Feb. 14, 2020, 10:37 a.m.
Two skiers have been killed in an avalanche near the Simplon Pass. 
German skiers killed in Valais avalanche

German skiers killed in Valais avalanche

April 29, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Four skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Alps on Friday.
Avalanche kills one, injuries another

Avalanche kills one, injuries another

March 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
One has died and another injured after being caught up in an avalanche yesterday morning.
Man found dead in Valais

Man found dead in Valais

March 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been found dead in Valais after being reported missing. Police were searching for the 60-year-old after bei...
Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A Frenchman has died from his injuries after being caught up in Tuesday’s massive avalanche in Crans Montana.
Search for missing skiers after Crans-Montana avalanche

Search for missing skiers after Crans-Montana avalanche

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
More than 200 people are involved in a search for possible missing skiers after a massive avalanche hit the top end r...
Avalanche kills man in Oberland

Avalanche kills man in Oberland

Feb. 7, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Avalanches have claimed another victim. 
Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Man killed in Fribourg avalanche

Feb. 5, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
A man was killed in an avalanche in canton Fribourg yesterday afternoon. 
Avalanche damages cable car in Säntis

Avalanche damages cable car in Säntis

Jan. 24, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Further avalanches in the Säntis regions have damaged a cable car and closed pistes.
Two killed in weekend avalanches

Two killed in weekend avalanches

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Two people have been killed in separate avalanches over the weekend.
Avalanche experts stress importance of staying on pistes

Avalanche experts stress importance of staying on pistes

Jan. 17, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
Experts at the Snow and Avalanche Research Centre in Davos say they can’t stress enough how important it is to ...
Avalanche alerts lowered as snowfall lessens

Avalanche alerts lowered as snowfall lessens

Jan. 16, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Avalanche alerts have been lowered in several areas in the central and eastern parts of the country as heavy snowfall...
Level 5 avalanche warnings in place after heavy snowfall

Level 5 avalanche warnings in place after heavy snowfall

Jan. 15, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Heavy snow in Eastern Switzerland means avalanche warnings are set at extreme. 
Avalanche buries three cars in canton Uri

Avalanche buries three cars in canton Uri

Jan. 14, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
An avalanche in canton Uri buried three cars yesterday afternoon. 
Avalanche bursts through hotel

Avalanche bursts through hotel

Jan. 11, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Rescuers are still checking for any missing people after an avalanche in canton Appenzell-Ausserrhoden crashed throug...
Avalanche warnings very high in many areas

Avalanche warnings very high in many areas

Jan. 10, 2019, 11:03 a.m.
The heavy snow has pushed up avalanche warnings right across the Alps – especially in canton Graubünden.
Man rescued after avalanche

Man rescued after avalanche

Jan. 4, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
A man is recovering in hospital after being rescued following an avalanche in Flumserberg in canton Sankt Gallen.
Spanish hikers rescued from avalanche

Spanish hikers rescued from avalanche

Dec. 11, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Two Spanish hikers had to be rescued after sudden snow trapped them on the mountains near Sörenburg in canton Lu...
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