Bern pulls plug on lakes after heavy rain forecast

Bern pulls plug on lakes after heavy rain forecast

Authorities are reducing the water level of three Swiss lakes this week so they can cope with heavy rain to come.

Heavy rain sparks fresh bout of flooding

Heavy rain sparks fresh bout of flooding

Rain storms cost 300 million francs a year

Rain storms cost 300 million francs a year

Storm debris endangers Lake Biel boat traffic

Storm debris endangers Lake Biel boat traffic

Senior convicted for boat crash manslaughter

Senior convicted for boat crash manslaughter

Alleged boat ‘killer’ declines to testify

Alleged boat ‘killer’ declines to testify

Passengers forced to flee grounded tourist boat

Passengers forced to flee grounded tourist boat

Motors seized from Lake Biel boat fleet

Motors seized from Lake Biel boat fleet