Vandalism and theft on Don Bosco Street

Bocholt (ots) - On Sunday in Bocholt, strangers damaged the two exterior mirrors of a Ford Transit, an exterior mirror from a VW Polo and the roof antenna of a Ford Mondeo. The damaged vehicles had been standing on Don-Bosco-Strasse until Sunday evening when a witness noticed the damaged exterior mirrors and called the police. Furthermore, outdoor lights and the [...]

48 newly infected people: 7-day incidence is approaching the 50 mark

Since Saturday there have been 48 people newly infected with the corona virus, including 17 from Gronau alone. Since then, Bocholt and Borken have recorded 6 new infections each, Vreden 5 and Gescher 4. In the other municipalities in the district there were either only very small increases (maximum 2) or no changes at all. The “7-day incidence”, i.e. the number of reported [...]

57-year-old Bocholter seriously injured in an accident in Rhede

Rhede (ots) - On Sunday morning at around 09.40:57 a.m., two cars collided in the Hoogenkamp / Am Rärmbach intersection, in which a 53-year-old woman from Bocholt was seriously injured and four other people were slightly injured. A 47-year-old Bocholter had driven on the Hoogenkamp in the direction of Büngerner Allee, a XNUMX-year-old ship owner had driven on the street Am Rauscherbach in [...]

Car window smashed

Bocholt (ots) - From Friday, 23.00 p.m. to Saturday, 03.00 a.m., the window on the driver's door of a black BMW 1 was smashed in the parking lot at the Mariengymnasium. According to the current state of the investigation, nothing has been stolen. The police are looking for witnesses. Please send information to the Kripo in Bocholt (02871) 2990.

Car broken into - description of the perpetrator is available

Bocholt (ots) - On the night of Saturday, a resident of the street Niederbruch heard a loud bang around 01.15:XNUMX a.m. and then looked out the window. He discovered a man who ran away in the direction of Netto-Markt. The perpetrator had smashed the driver's door window of a Porsche car and stole a wallet. The suspect is identified as follows [...]

Use by helicopter and lifeboat on Lake Aasee

The Bocholt fire brigade was alerted about a water accident at Bocholt Aasee at around 00:17 a.m. A soaked person was found by young people on the bank area. Due to an unclear situation, the Bocholt fire brigade searched the Aasee for more people. For this purpose, two firefighters with water rescue suits were deployed in the bank area and two lifeboats on the water. At the same time, a [...]

Corona general decree: Risk level one applies from midnight

Currently, 243 people are infected with the corona virus in the district. In Bocholt there are 55, two more than yesterday. The “7-day incidence”, ie the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last seven days, is currently 38,2 in the Borken district according to the calculations of the district health office. According to the new guidelines announced yesterday (October 16.10.2020, XNUMX) in the CoronaSchutzVerordung [...]

World Savings Day - with a difference this year

Emptying money boxes, picking up presents, children's eyes shining ... ... and a huge crowd - that's how it was every year on World Savings Day on October 30th in our branches. The highest priority of Stadtsparkasse Bocholt is to protect the health and well-being of both its customers and your employees and everything for that [...]

Entrepreneurial women in the skilled trades look to the job market

The last few months have mixed up a lot, including on the job market. The effects of the corona pandemic were clearly felt there. The women entrepreneurs in the handicrafts from the Borken and Coesfeld districts, a working group of working wives and independent handicraft entrepreneurs, asked experts from the employment agency to explain how big these effects were. A significant increase in unemployment and [...]

Fair substitute from the bakery

The Bocholt autumn fair is known to fall victim to the corona pandemic. So the traditional fair start on Friday with the senior afternoon has to be canceled. Volksbank Bocholt, as the main sponsor, wanted to give the senior citizens a little “fair substitute” and yesterday brought them a piece of cake from a Bocholt bakery.

A cheese shop becomes a delicatessen

A delicatessen store is about to move into the former De Goey cheese shop on Neustraße. Ivan Dedić and his brother-in-law open “Fine Food Delicatessen” there. An exact date has not yet been set. According to their own statements, the two want to make it in October. "Much of the old is retained, but we are expanding the range enormously," say the two.

Barrel tapping at the mini fair

Even a mini fair needs a barrel tapping. It was the last for Peter Nebelo. As you know, he will retire at the end of the month. The representatives of the city marketing and the showmen's association were also there. Photo: City Marketing

Urbex photographer Rob Blekkink exhibits in the Koppelkerk

From October 17th, Urbex photographer Rob Blekkink will be exhibiting photos from his Chernobyl series in the Obersaal (bovenzaal) of the Koppelkerk. The exhibition shows incredible images of a city that has been abandoned in a hurry and overgrown by nature over the decades. Urbex photographer Rob Blekkink Rob Blekkink (56, Winterswijk) works for the Ministry of Defense. [...]