Infections continue to rise and Neuchatel locks down

Infections continue to rise and Neuchatel locks down

Nov. 3, 2020, 8:45 a.m.
There’s no letup in the rate of infection in the country, despite attempts by the government to bring down the ...
Medical workers demand more pay and better conditions

Medical workers demand more pay and better conditions

Oct. 27, 2020, 7:20 a.m.
Medical staff in Neuchatel have been demonstrating outside the hospital calling for better working conditions –...
Defamatory Facebook post costs man CHF 4,500

Defamatory Facebook post costs man CHF 4,500

Oct. 22, 2020, 6:36 a.m.
A Neuchatel Facebook user has been ordered to pay a hunter CHF 4,500 in compensation for defamation.
Girl found dead in Neuchatel apartment

Girl found dead in Neuchatel apartment

Oct. 14, 2020, 8:46 a.m.
Police are investigating the death of a girl in an apartment in canton Neuchatel. The body was discovered early last ...
Thousands march across country in anti-racism protests

Thousands march across country in anti-racism protests

June 8, 2020, 11:45 a.m.
Thousands marched across the country over the weekend in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign. 
Illegally partying young people throw objects at police officers in Neuchâtel

Illegally partying young people throw objects at police officers in Neuchâtel

May 12, 2020, 9:58 a.m.
Police in Neuchâtel were called to an illegal party on the lakeside on Sunday night. It’s thought as many...
Neuchâtel residents lose mobile data after opposing 5G

Neuchâtel residents lose mobile data after opposing 5G

March 4, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Sunrise mobile phone customers in one area of Neuchâtel have lost all access to data due to the continuing oppo...
Coronavirus: Quarantined child in Neuchâtel can return to school

Coronavirus: Quarantined child in Neuchâtel can return to school

Feb. 21, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A school child who’s been in quarantine for the last 14 days in canton Neuchatel, as he came into contact with ...
Philip Morris to cut jobs in Neuchâtel and Lausanne

Philip Morris to cut jobs in Neuchâtel and Lausanne

Jan. 28, 2020, 9:29 a.m.
The international tobacco company, Philip Morris, is to cut around 260 jobs at its bases in Neuchâtel and Lausa...
Body found on shores of Lake Neuchâtel

Body found on shores of Lake Neuchâtel

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Vaud police are working to identify a body found on the shores of Lake Neuchâtel yesterday afternoon.
All orange for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

All orange for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Nov. 22, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
Buildings in Neuchatel will be lit up in orange from tomorrow for all of next week as the canton marks International ...
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.
Couple driving Ferrari convicted of fraud

Couple driving Ferrari convicted of fraud

April 16, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A couple in canton Neuchatel have been convicted of benefit fraud after being seen driving a Ferrari and ordering an ...
Neuchatel police open fire on knife-wielding man

Neuchatel police open fire on knife-wielding man

Nov. 6, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Two Neuchatel police officers opened fire on a man who was threatening them with a knife.
Indoor barbecue causes carbon monoxide poisoning

Indoor barbecue causes carbon monoxide poisoning

Oct. 25, 2018, 9:36 a.m.
A woman has died in canton Neuchatel after taking a barbecue indoors to grill.
Woman sentenced for allowing FGM on daughters

Woman sentenced for allowing FGM on daughters

July 13, 2018, 7:52 a.m.
A Somali woman living in Switzerland as been given an eight-month suspended prison sentence for allowing her two daug...
Neuchatel sticks to straw ban despite legal uncertainty

Neuchatel sticks to straw ban despite legal uncertainty

June 28, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
The city of Neuchatel is sticking to its plans to ban plastic drinking straws – despite legal opinion suggestin...
David Cronenberg to head Neuchatel film festival jury

David Cronenberg to head Neuchatel film festival jury

June 22, 2018, 6:35 a.m.
Top American film director David Cronenberg will be heading the jury at this year’s Neuchâtel Internation...
Men on trial in Neuchatel for kidnapping

Men on trial in Neuchatel for kidnapping

June 13, 2018, 6:30 a.m.
Four men are on trial in Neuchatel, accused of kidnapping the son of a wealthy man and demanding CHF 3.2m in ransom i...
Hundreds of buildings contaminated by radium

Hundreds of buildings contaminated by radium

April 25, 2018, 8:36 a.m.
Many buildings that have been used by watch makers are contaminated by radium. That’s the finding of survey by ...
Suspected terrorist deported to Colombia

Suspected terrorist deported to Colombia

March 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...
Killer driver escapes jail

Killer driver escapes jail

Nov. 10, 2017, 9:01 a.m.
The 26 year old driver who caused the death of a 50 year old scooter rider in Neuchatel has escaped prison.
Driver faces rare negligent homicide charges

Driver faces rare negligent homicide charges

Nov. 9, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
A 23 year old motorist in canton Neuchâtel is facing charges of negligent homicide after a crash which killed a...
Joint Swiss/French operation leads to terror arrests

Joint Swiss/French operation leads to terror arrests

Nov. 8, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
A total of 10 people have been arrested in a joint anti-terror operation between France and Switzerland.
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