Confirmed cases in Switzerland triples in one week

Confirmed cases in Switzerland triples in one week

March 19, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Switzerland has more than tripled in the past week. 
Vaud town looking to change name back to simply Crans

Vaud town looking to change name back to simply Crans

March 3, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
The town of Crans-près-Céligny in canton Vaud wants to change its name back to simply Crans. 
One dead and three injured in Vaud town gun fight

One dead and three injured in Vaud town gun fight

March 3, 2020, 10:17 a.m.
A person is dead and three others injured after a gun fight in the Vaud town of Grandson. 
Man dies after crashing electric bike into hedge

Man dies after crashing electric bike into hedge

March 3, 2020, 10:09 a.m.
A man riding an electric bike has died after crashing off the road in canton Vaud.
8 cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Switzerland

8 cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Switzerland

Feb. 28, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
There are now eight cases of confirmed Covid-19 in Switzerland. Cantons Vaud and Basel have now reported their first ...
Vaud schools to trial gender neutral toilets

Vaud schools to trial gender neutral toilets

Feb. 14, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
The canton of Vaud is go ahead trialing gender neutral toilets in two schools.
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. 
Young driver burns to death in car after crash

Young driver burns to death in car after crash

Jan. 22, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
A young driver burned to death in his car after a crash in canton Vaud.
Vaud launches smartphone compatible tax system

Vaud launches smartphone compatible tax system

Jan. 21, 2020, 10:04 a.m.
Canton Vaud is bringing in a new simplified tax system designed for young people. 
This winter's flu epidemic arrives

This winter's flu epidemic arrives

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:38 a.m.
The flu epidemic has arrived in Switzerland – but this year’s flu vaccinations should cover the three dif...
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.
Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Dec. 16, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The new Léman Express train network launched yesterday. 
Hang glider dead after mid-air crash

Hang glider dead after mid-air crash

Oct. 29, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
One hang glider is dead after two flyers crashed into each other while in the air.
Seized supercars raise CHF 27m at auction for Equatorial Guinea

Seized supercars raise CHF 27m at auction for Equatorial Guinea

Sept. 30, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
An auction of 26 supercars has raised CHF 27m and the money will go to charities in the small African country of Equa...
Geneva and Vaud to witness night sky beauty tonight

Geneva and Vaud to witness night sky beauty tonight

Sept. 26, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Large areas of Grand Genève will be plunged into darkness tonight as communes in Switzerland and France have a...
Doctor on trial accused of murdering elderly patient

Doctor on trial accused of murdering elderly patient

Sept. 24, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A doctor is on trial in Vevey in canton Vaud, accused of murdering an 86-year-old patient with an drugs overdose. 
View the Milky Way without light pollution this Thursday around Geneva

View the Milky Way without light pollution this Thursday around Geneva

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
The lights will be going out across Geneva and neighbouring France later this week.
Woman trampled by cows in Vaud

Woman trampled by cows in Vaud

Sept. 11, 2019, 6:43 a.m.
A woman has been seriously injured after being trampled by cows. She was walking with her dog – which was not o...
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.
Train passengers stuck on late night platform

Train passengers stuck on late night platform

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:44 a.m.
Hundreds of train passengers were stuck at around Vevey on Wednesday night when services were halted when a person wa...
Water bottling plant scrapped

Water bottling plant scrapped

Sept. 4, 2019, 6:37 a.m.
The proposed mineral water plant in the French border town of Divonne-les-Bains has been scrapped.
Stats show border-crossing workers on the rise

Stats show border-crossing workers on the rise

Aug. 16, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The number of cross border workers is continuing to grow.
Heat records trigger environmental concerns

Heat records trigger environmental concerns

June 28, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
New heat records are being set as the hot weather continues.
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