“Migration to Bocholt” - eyewitnesses report

Punctually at 11.00:XNUMX am this morning, the head of the integration office, Michael Schwinning, the chairman of the integration council, Juan Lopez Casanava and his deputy Abdulkadir Kis from the German-Turkish society and author Ragnar Leunig met in front of the historic town hall to collectively the book “Migration after Bocholt - Contemporary Witnesses Report ”. Author Leunig presented the […]

Around 70 percent women: Bocholt Social List elects its candidates for the local elections on September 13

Around 70 percent of women: Bocholt Social List elects its candidates for the local elections on September 13 The Bochum Social List voters on Saturday, June 6, in the Hotel Kamperschroer, elects its candidates for the local elections on September 13. The agenda also includes the "election of applicants for the mayor election". […]

Postponement Lars Reichow

Now the last event of this season at the Pepperoni stage falls victim to the Corona virus. Lars Reichow arrives for a new appointment on April 24, 2021. Cardholders should not return their tickets in the interest of the artist and the Pepperoni stage. The cards remain valid.

Schmitz: “Don't let the shrinking MINT gap fool you”

The economic downturn as a result of the Corona crisis is shrinking the so-called MINT gap - this is evident from the new spring report that the Cologne Institute for Economic Research (IW) produces twice a year. Accordingly, the MINT gap narrowed in April compared to the same month last year by 51 percent to 152.600. Compared to the long-term average from 2014 to […]

Emergency aid from North Rhine-Westphalia: 7.238 applications from the district of Borken

Borken district. Self-employed, freelancers, founders and small and medium-sized companies affected by the Corona crisis were able to apply for financial support from the state and the federal government, the so-called emergency aid, from the end of March to the end of May. The Münster district government has now - subject to the last applications still to be processed - present current figures in its final balance sheet. […]

IHK President: Consumption should strengthen companies in the region

According to the IHK Nord Westfalen, the economic stimulus package decided by the coalition committee includes "many correct measures" to combat the economic consequences of the pandemic. IHK President Dr. Benedikt Hüffer said: “The bang that the Federal Government is talking about should not fail to have an effect. The federal government has really worked hard. If all of this is actually implemented, […]

On the road without a license or approval

Bocholt (ots) - An involuntary end came on Wednesday with the motor scooters for three men in Bocholt. In the first case, police officers checked a 22.40-year-old around 31 p.m. when he was driving down Uhlandstrasse. It turned out that the Rheder does not have a driving license. The second case was already at 18.45 p.m. on […]

Pedelec rider seriously injured in song accident

Bocholt (ots) - A pedelec rider suffered serious injuries in Bocholt songs in an accident on Wednesday. The 83-year-old Bocholter wanted to cross the Liederner Ringstrasse towards Schüttensteiner Weg at 07.40 a.m. He was caught by the car of a 25-year-old Klever driving the Liederner Ringstrasse, which had the right of way, towards Werther Strasse. An ambulance brought the seriously injured to […]

Pedalec stolen

Thieves stole a pedelec in Bocholt on Tuesday. The black-painted two-wheeler of the Giant Prime E + type had been locked at Berliner Platz right next to the shopping arcades. It happened between 12.00 p.m. and around 14.00 p.m. The police are asking for information to the criminal police department in Bocholt on tel. (02871) […]

Weakness is paired with despair

A comment by BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER In Bocholt's local politics, the news hit like a bomb. The long-time SPD faction leader Peter Wiegel changes sides and becomes a candidate for mayor of the city party. She is happy. The former comrades Wiegels, however, are just "flabbergasted". Nobody had expected that - not even SPD chief Bernhard Pacho. Meanwhile, no […]

Sticker campaign warns cyclists of a blind spot

Kreis Borken (ots) - “Warning: blind spot!” The message is clear and unambiguous - and it will in future be emblazoned on more than 2.000 trucks and buses. The district police authority Borken has now presented the large-format stickers. "We hope that this will increase the safety of cyclists," emphasized District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker. Because that's exactly what it's all about: cyclists […]

Number of unemployed in Borken district increased

Borken district. The number of SGB II unemployed in the Borken district rose again in May. District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker with. For the month of May, the “Job Center in the District of Borken” has 4.754 beneficiaries who are registered as unemployed. Compared to the previous month of April, the number of SGB II unemployed was 169 […]

The head of the Corona crisis team is skeptical about “easing exercises”

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER The head of the Corona crisis team in Bocholt, First City Councilor Thomas Waschki, warned yesterday in the main and finance committee against misinterpreting the massive decline in the number of infected people. "The pandemic is not over yet," he said. That is why Waschki sees some “relaxation exercises” with skepticism. Because: "Controlling the ban on contacts is becoming increasingly difficult." Meanwhile, speak […]