Vision of a “health campus” at the hospital

BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER Bocholt could for the first time become an academic place of education for the professions of health care by founding a health campus. This is made possible by the planned cooperation between the Münster University of Applied Sciences, the St. Agnes Hospital, the foundation of the same name and the Fire and Rescue Academy in Bocholt. The idea was just presented at the city council. She was mostly enthusiastic about the plans […]

Remodeling of the teaching and administrative area at BK West is progressing

Borken district. "Our current building construction measures continue unaffected by the corona crisis," said District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker relieved. Peter Sonntag, head of the district management responsible for this, had reported that despite the pandemic's impact on the economy, all construction work went smoothly. These include above all the extension to the Borkener district house, the conversion of the […]

Broadband expansion withstands Corona endurance test

Borken district. Whether home office, virtual learning platforms or more time for video games or your favorite series: The Corona period has also put the stress test on the broadband network in the Borken district. Initial talks between the business development agency for the district of Borken mbH (WFG) and the regional providers showed that the network was able to withstand the extraordinary challenge. The ongoing finishing work […]

Results of 220 corona tests in Bocholt are still pending

Borken district. Currently, 129 people are infected with corona in the district. That's 9 more than yesterday. In addition to the general population tests, the Borken district has been paying particular attention to the working and living environment of the food industry, especially the slaughterhouses in the district, since the end of April. In Schöppingen, 34 of the 329 people tested […]

Window holds

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars in Bocholt have failed in the past few days: The unknown had tried to break into an empty hotel on Kolpingstrasse. However, the perpetrators were unable to open a window by force. The offense is between Friday 08.00 a.m. and Monday 20.00 p.m. The police asked for information to the criminal police in […]

DAV Bocholt climbs again

After approval by the state government, club sports are again permitted outside, and climbing has been going back to Bocholt since 11.05.2020. Prior to approval, the Bocholt section developed a special usage regulation for the use of the climbing wall on Werther Strasse (behind Biketown Rose). Nine people are allowed to stay at the facility at the same time. The […]

Danger of collapse: bridge on Rodelberg closed

Bocholt (PID). The wooden bridge on the Rodelberg in Bocholt has been blocked by the city administration for safety reasons. The city follows the recommendation of an expert who examined the bridge. Rotten struts were found in several places. The stability is no longer guaranteed. The bridge will be replaced by a steel structure with […]

16 trained new muskrat and Nutriafänger

Borken district. Bisame and Nutria pose a threat to flood protection at dams and embankments of the rivers across the county. That is why the district of Borken once again trained muskrat and Nutria catchers at the beginning of the year. A total of 16 interested parties had registered. The training in the Borkener Kreishaus focused in particular on the principles of animal welfare-friendly fishing […]

IBENA new partner in the

After Gigaset and CULT at home, IBENA is now a partner of The traditional textile company initially offers mouth-nose masks from its own production. New: For the first time, our platform is using so-called affiliate marketing. The customer finds the product using our central search, but buys directly from IBENA. Coming soon […]

Not everything made of plastic belongs in the yellow bin

Bocholt (PID). The yellow sack has been in existence since 1992 and the yellow bin in Bocholt since the beginning of 2020. However, there are still many misunderstandings, as practice shows. The question "What belongs in?" Is still giving citizens a headache. The waste advisory service of the ESB wants to clear up and clarify the uncertainties. What belongs in the […]