40 treated after carbon monoxide poisoning in Vaud

40 treated after carbon monoxide poisoning in Vaud

Oct. 19, 2020, 6:29 a.m.
Around 40 people needed medical help after being poisoned by carbon monoxide in canton Vaud.
Vaud mass surveillance operation raises questions

Vaud mass surveillance operation raises questions

Oct. 13, 2020, 6:59 a.m.
Civil liberty groups are angry after canton Vaud revealed it used a controversial mobile phone monitoring programme w...
Track and trace under pressure across the country

Track and trace under pressure across the country

Oct. 12, 2020, 7 a.m.
The country’s track and trace systems are under immense strain as the infection rate rises.
Infections and infection rate climbs - Geneva worst hit

Infections and infection rate climbs - Geneva worst hit

Oct. 6, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
The latest figures from the Federal Health Office shows there’s been 1,548 new infections over the weekend with...
Vaud bans 't-shirt of shame'.

Vaud bans 't-shirt of shame'.

Oct. 6, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
Canton Vaud has banned the use of the so-called t-shirt of shame in its schools.
Parents outraged after camp leads to infection

Parents outraged after camp leads to infection

Sept. 24, 2020, 6:48 a.m.
Parents with children in a school in Lausanne are outraged after a mountain camp went ahead and now 15 students have ...
Vaud hospital beds fill with Covid patients

Vaud hospital beds fill with Covid patients

Sept. 18, 2020, 6:53 a.m.
As the number of infections in canton Vaud continues to rise – hospital admissions are climbing and patients te...
Belgium puts Vaud on red list

Belgium puts Vaud on red list

Sept. 17, 2020, 4:03 p.m.
Belgium is advising all its citizens not to visit canton Vaud. It already says they shouldn’t go to Fribourg. B...
Attacker says it was revenge 'on Switzerland'

Attacker says it was revenge 'on Switzerland'

Sept. 17, 2020, 3:57 p.m.
A man who stabbed to death a 29-year-old in Morges on Saturday is admitting to the killing saying its for ‘reve...
Vaud brings in strictist anti-virus measures

Vaud brings in strictist anti-virus measures

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:24 a.m.
Canton Vaud is bringing in the strictest anti-coronavirus measures in the country from 3pm tomorrow.
Man killed in Morges following knife attack

Man killed in Morges following knife attack

Sept. 14, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
A man was killed after a knife attack in Morges in canton Vaud on Saturday evening.  The attacker is still at la...
German government advises against travel to Vaud and Geneva

German government advises against travel to Vaud and Geneva

Sept. 10, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
Germany has issued travel advice to its citizens about visiting cantons Geneva and Vaud.
Vaud to focus on environment as children head back to school

Vaud to focus on environment as children head back to school

Aug. 20, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
The rest of the country’s schools start again on Monday – meaning staff and children will have to get use...
Body of missing Geneva resident found in canton Vaud

Body of missing Geneva resident found in canton Vaud

Aug. 10, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
The body of a missing Geneva resident has been found near Bex in canton Vaud. 
Belgium places Geneva, Vaud and Valais on "red list"

Belgium places Geneva, Vaud and Valais on "red list"

Aug. 3, 2020, 11:01 a.m.
Belgium has red-listed travel to Geneva, Vaud and Valais.  
Car refuses to stop, police open fire

Car refuses to stop, police open fire

July 24, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Vaud police opened fire on a car last night as it smashed through a road block. Four people have been arrested, one i...
Detention guard could be charged with asylum seeker death

Detention guard could be charged with asylum seeker death

July 22, 2020, 8:42 a.m.
A police guard who was supposed to be watching detainees in a Vaud detention centre could face charges of negligent h...
Explosives not used to down power pylon, investigations to continue

Explosives not used to down power pylon, investigations to continue

July 16, 2020, 10:07 a.m.
Investigations into the felling of a power pylon in Gland will be continued by canton Vaud after federal authorities ...
Nyon fights anti-social behaviour with young volunteers

Nyon fights anti-social behaviour with young volunteers

July 15, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The city of Nyon, in canton Vaud, is fighting an upsurge in anti-social behaviour by using young volunteers to try to...
Police raid companies suspected of fraudulent Covid-19 loan claims

Police raid companies suspected of fraudulent Covid-19 loan claims

May 26, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Vaud police have raided several companies suspected of making fraudulent Covid-19 loan claims. 
Members of international hacking gang arrested for Migros points theft

Members of international hacking gang arrested for Migros points theft

May 6, 2020, 9:34 a.m.
Members of an international hacking gang have been arrested in Vaud and Poland after a Swiss based team tried to rede...
Coronavirus tracking app being tested by soldiers in Vaud

Coronavirus tracking app being tested by soldiers in Vaud

May 1, 2020, 7:59 a.m.
A new app designed to track if users have come into contact with an infected person is being tested by soldiers in Va...
Restaurant regulars pre-pay for meals over fear that many will go bankrupt

Restaurant regulars pre-pay for meals over fear that many will go bankrupt

April 23, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Restaurants in cantons Geneva and Vaud are asking regular clients to pre-pay for meals to make sure they can pay thei...
Couple in Vaud thought to be first to marry virtually

Couple in Vaud thought to be first to marry virtually

April 8, 2020, 9:53 a.m.
A couple in canton Vaud have been married in what is thought to be the first virtual marriage in the country. 
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