ESB collects Christmas trees

Bocholt (PID). The Christmas tree has now had its day in around 35.000 households in Bocholt. From Monday, January 13, 2020 to Friday, January 17, the employees of the Bocholt waste disposal and service company (ESB) collect the firs. The collection takes place on the same day as the residual waste collection, but with a separate vehicle. The trees must be ready by 6 am on […]

Fifth motorhome meeting in Bocholt

Since the motorhome owners seem to like it very much in Bocholt, Marianne Pastwa Hondong and her family are repeatedly asked if they are organizing a New Year's Eve meeting in Bocholt. So now ten motorhome couples from Papenburg to Basel came to Bocholt for the fifth New Year's Eve meeting. On December 27.12th everyone arrived, and with mulled wine and campfire there was a lot about all kinds of […]

Lost control of an icy road and crashed into a tree

Bocholt (ots) - A motorist got off the road on Thursday in Bocholt-Barlo on icy roads. The 22-year-old drove the Schlossallee towards Vardingholter Strasse around 06.15:XNUMX a.m. when he lost control of his car. The vehicle crashes into a tree. The Ahauser suffered minor injuries. The damage to property is approximately […]

Prosecutors apply for warrant for manslaughter against 59-year-old Borkener

Münster / Borken (ots) The 59-year-old Borkener, who is suspected of having killed his ex-girlfriend on New Year's morning, stated in his police questioning that he could not remember what had happened. However, he admitted that he had repeatedly argued with the 52-year-old, including on the night of the crime. At the request of the public prosecutor yesterday afternoon (01.01.) […]

Rioters damage cars

Bocholt (ots) - On New Year's Eve, hitherto unknown rioters were up to mischief on Kurfürstenstrasse. The unknowns destroyed the exterior mirrors on several parked cars, the police have known eight cases so far. The acts took place between 20.00:10.30 p.m. and XNUMX:XNUMX a.m. The police are looking for witnesses. Who can provide information on this crime […]

Cars damaged by fireworks

Bocholt (ots) - The bonnet of a parked car was damaged by the explosion of a firework on New Year's Eve on Stiftstrasse. It is currently not clear whether the item was intentionally thrown on the cart or placed and ignited. The police are looking for witnesses. Who can provide information about this incident or has suspicious […]

Unknowns damage Mariengymnasium

Bocholt (ots) - Previously unknown perpetrators had damaged the Mariengymnasium on Schleusenwall in the last days without school and caused a damage of around 3.000 euros. The unknown had destroyed several glass elements of a changing room and a gym. It is not known whether the perpetrators had a burglary or a rage to destroy in mind. A cyclist had […]

Streets in the outside area temporarily restricted or blocked

Bocholt (PID). As part of the fiber optic expansion in rural areas, additional roads are temporarily restricted and closed. The work will take place from January 6 to March 30, 2020. The municipal traffic department draws attention to this. The streets Sporker Ringstraße, Zur Eisenhütte, Lübbersweg, Wollstegge, Sieverdingschlag, Lensings Esch, Lanwer, Am Bildstock, Hoves Esch, Mähneweg, Hachstegge and […]

41 missions for the Bocholt rescue service on New Year's Eve

The New Year's Eve shift was rather quiet for the full-time and volunteer staff of the Bocholt fire department. All in all, two small fires had to be extinguished on New Year's Eve. This was a paper container fire in Wiesenstrasse and burning debris on Werther Strasse. In Schwanenstrasse, the emergency services checked a fire site that had already […]