Police investigate football field vandalism

Police investigate football field vandalism

Nov. 23, 2020, 6:15 a.m.
Police in cantons Vaud and Fribourg say they will investigate after several football fields were damaged by cars.
Fribourg police increase patrols after abduction attempt

Fribourg police increase patrols after abduction attempt

Nov. 12, 2020, 6:49 a.m.
Fribourg police are upping patrols in the town of Marly after a man approached an 8-year-old boy and tried to entice ...
169 dead over weekend and violence against health staff up

169 dead over weekend and violence against health staff up

Nov. 10, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
The latest numbers from the Federal Health Office show there were over 17,000 new infections over the weekend, 536 we...
Two dead four injured after car chase in Fribourg

Two dead four injured after car chase in Fribourg

Nov. 3, 2020, 8:17 a.m.
Two people are dead and four injured after a car tried to outrun police in canton Fribourg in the early hours of Monday.
Massive flow of dam water to clear river

Massive flow of dam water to clear river

Oct. 23, 2020, 6:39 a.m.
Crowds gathered at the Rossens dam in canton Fribourg yesterday to watch a dramatic release of water.
Doctor in Fribourg tests positive after seeing patients

Doctor in Fribourg tests positive after seeing patients

Oct. 21, 2020, 6:54 a.m.
A doctor continued to work at the Fribourg Hospital while waiting for the results of a coronavirus test – which...
Calls for cantonal border closures

Calls for cantonal border closures

Sept. 21, 2020, 6:39 a.m.
A university professor says cantons should be sealed off if there’s a significant rise in coronavirus infections.
Sex-worker murderer jailed for 16 years

Sex-worker murderer jailed for 16 years

Sept. 9, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
A man who murdered a sex-worker in Fribourg has been jailed for 16 years.
Major storms cause flooding and rockfalls in Valais

Major storms cause flooding and rockfalls in Valais

July 23, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
Canton Valais and parts of Fribourg were hit by major storms last night, triggering flash-flooding and rockfalls. 
Boy, 13, dies during skiing trip

Boy, 13, dies during skiing trip

Feb. 12, 2020, 9:17 a.m.
A schoolboy has died while on a skiing trip in canton Vaud. 
Light aircraft crash victims identified

Light aircraft crash victims identified

Jan. 24, 2020, 8:45 a.m.
The two occupants of a light aircraft that crashed in canton Vaud have been identified. 
Two killed in light aircraft crash

Two killed in light aircraft crash

Jan. 23, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Two people have been killed after a light aircraft crashed last night near Chatel St Denis in canton Fribourg. 
Fribourg signs Airbnb tax agreement

Fribourg signs Airbnb tax agreement

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:44 a.m.
Fribourg is the latest canton to sign an agreement with Airbnb. 
Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A series of marches to highlight the threat of climate change are planned over the next couple of days. 
Man dies in unexplained car fire

Man dies in unexplained car fire

Sept. 16, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Fribourg police are investigating how a car caught fire with a 62-year-old man inside.
Hopes for better autoroute journeys

Hopes for better autoroute journeys

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:46 a.m.
A joint autoroute body for French speaking Switzerland should help to make journeys smoother and save money.
Communal treasurer charged with fraud

Communal treasurer charged with fraud

Aug. 28, 2019, 8:33 a.m.
A communal treasurer in a Fribourg village is being charged with fraud. It’s thought he could have stolen CHF 4...
Man drowns in Sarine River

Man drowns in Sarine River

July 1, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
A man has drowned in the Sarine River in canton Fribourg. Police say it’s a bathing accident.
Skydiver critical after crashing to ground

Skydiver critical after crashing to ground

June 24, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
A skydiver in in critical condition after jumping from a plane in canton Fribourg yesterday afternoon.
Man attempts to bribe colleague to help murder wife

Man attempts to bribe colleague to help murder wife

June 20, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A man is in court in canton Fribourg charged with attempting to hire a work colleague to murder his wife.
Geneva couple find missing wedding ring in Fribourg

Geneva couple find missing wedding ring in Fribourg

May 31, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A Geneva couple are celebrating after finding a lost wedding ring. 
Prisoners evacuated after fire in jail

Prisoners evacuated after fire in jail

May 28, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Several prisoners had to be evacuated from a jail in Fribourg after a fire broke out in a cell. 
Heroin smuggling ring broken-up

Heroin smuggling ring broken-up

May 8, 2019, 6:03 a.m.
Police have broken up a massive heroin smuggling operation based in Albania after a year long investigation.
Tree catches fire after uninsured car crashes into it

Tree catches fire after uninsured car crashes into it

May 2, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
A car burst into flames after crashing into a tree in canton Fribourg. 
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