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In Lake Zurich – Toxic blue-green algae destroy swimming fun – News

Blue-green algae usually occur only in Lake Zurich in October, when the water is already colder. So-called cyanobacteria have already accumulated in two Zurich communities by the lake. The bacteria are also suspected at Moossee near Bern. The toxic blue-green algae appeared in Lake Zurich outside Horgen and Wädenswil. “You saw a red carpet of algae on the surface of …

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Armed robbery in Muri near Bern

On Tuesday afternoon, a masked man attacked a Raiffeisen branch in Muri near Bern, said the regional prosecutor in Bern-Mittelland. He threatened a bank employee with a gun and forced her to give him an unknown amount of cash. Investigators are looking for witnesses. The unknown man is said to have worn a bucket hat, a dark shirt and a …

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Corona tracking – contact tracking: what happens if the number continues to increase? – News

content Tracing of infection chains is an important element in preventing the uncontrolled spread of coronavirus. But there are problems with contact tracking in several cantons – and maybe capacity bottlenecks soon. In the canton of Vaud, the number of cases is currently rising sharply again. Contact tracking is still one of the key measures in the fight against coronavirus. …

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Major fire in Zweisimmen BE – mountain restaurant burns down and is completely destroyed

On Tuesday morning, a fire broke out in a mountain restaurant on Alp Seeberg in Zweisimmen. No one was injured. The building’s dining room and living room burned completely. On Tuesday, September 15, 2020, the Bern cantonal police received at. 08.50 that a mountain restaurant in Zweisimmen burned down. When the fire brigade arrived, the independent building was already on …

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Locomotive 7 is transported from Lucerne to Vitznau

Locomotive 7 should be ready on Rigi for the anniversary in May 2021. The reverent steam train is transported from Verkehrshaus to Vitznau – by water. Review the special event in the ticker. Copyright © Luzerner Zeitung. All rights reserved. Further processing, republishing or permanent storage for commercial or other purposes without the prior express permission of Luzerner Zeitung is …

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SBB: Night trains now run to Amsterdam, Rome and Barcelona

This is what the night train network SBB and ÖBB will look like in 2024. Amsterdam, Rome and Barcelona: these are the new SBB night train destinations Now it’s moving forward with night trains: on Tuesday, SBB announced which destinations would soon be available by night train. The plans include an expansion of the Nightjet network from Switzerland to a …

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