The hospital in Sarnen needs a little less money from the canton

With 50 votes to 0 and 1 abstention, the cantonal council voted in favor of the performance-related loan of almost CHF 8.3 million. The amount is 300,000 francs below last year’s loan. The hospital recently had slightly more patients. The cantonal contribution is divided into two parts. Almost 2 million francs are used to […]

Several Zurich hospitals pay inflation adjustments

The University Hospital Zurich (USZ) is also providing CHF 5.1 million for additional wage adjustments, the hospital announced on Friday. This would raise the wages of employees in nursing and medical-technical and therapeutic professions who have been employed for a long time to market levels. The USZ will continue to grant its employees an […]

US basketball player Griner appeared in a penal camp on the Volga

“Brittney is coping with the situation as well as she can and is trying to hold on and adapt to the new conditions,” her lawyers Marija Blagowolin and Alexandr Boikow said on Thursday, according to the Interfax news agency. It was already known last Friday that Griner had been transferred from Moscow to a […]

YB even further ahead, FCZ closer to Winterthur

Christian Fassnacht, Jean-Pierre Nsame and Sandro Lauper scored the goals for Bern’s safe home win in a sold-out Wankdorf. The first pursuer Servette meanwhile went down in the Letzigrund against the bottom of the table Zurich with 1:4. The champions claimed their first home win since April thanks to three goals from Aiyegun Tosin. […]

City of Winterthur tightens rules for e-scooters

The city of Winterthur requires providers from the 31st vehicle a monthly fee of 5 francs per device, as announced on Thursday. The approval, which the providers also need, is subject to conditions. For example, local parking and operating bans must be respected and there must be no accumulation of scooters in public spaces. […]

Zurich can only hope a little if they win

The Europa League will be over for FC Zurich next week. Theoretically, he still has the opportunity to save himself by conquering third place in the Conference League and thus play on the European stage next year. But everything would have to go well for the Swiss champion in the last two laps. First […]

The consequences of the Ukraine war plunge four million children into poverty

The UN children’s aid organization Unicef ​​said on Monday. As a result of the conflict and the resulting inflation, the number of poor children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia increased by 19 percent within a year. UNICEF bases its report on data from 22 countries. Accordingly, the effects of the war on children […]

Around 500 left-wing autonomists demonstrate in Zurich for occupations

At around 3:30 p.m., the squatters and those sympathizing with them set off from Lindenplatz in Altstetten towards the city center, as an on-site inspection showed. It must have been about 500 people. First of all, the crowd carried large banners with the inscriptions “everything will be occupied”, a modified slogan from the time […]

Winterthurer Stadthausstrasse will be closed to motor vehicles

With the traffic calming, “the urban space should become more attractive,” according to a statement from the Winterthur building department on Tuesday. The “Stadthausstrasse without through traffic” project was preceded by a long-term, intensive political process. An appeal against the traffic order was ultimately received, which the administrative court rejected. The signaling and marking […]

Zurich police blow up illegal poker tournament

The cantonal police in Winterthur, together with an official from the intercantonal gaming supervision (Gespa), checked ten catering establishments for illegal gambling, as announced on Saturday. The companies, the operators and the guests were checked. In a restaurant, the officials came across a poker game with eight people. The organizer, a 50-year-old Turk, was […]