Why look into the distance….

Bocholt / Winterswijk. (Rü) In times of Corona and when it comes to the question of how safe my holiday country is, more and more Bocholters come to the conclusion: Why wander far away when the good is so close. Loosely based on this quote from Goethe, for example, the recreational area of ​​Meddo near Winterswijk, which is barely 30 km away, beckons. About 3 km [...]

Gold acts like an airbag for every fortune

- sponsored Post - Financial expert Olaf Däcke is convinced: “Gold is money. And especially in crises, the precious metal works like an airbag for any wealth. ”The head of EVB-Vertriebs KG in Bocholt is currently registering a real run for gold. Reason: The Corona crisis and the resulting economic imponderables are making investors nervous. The more popular is [...]

Defibrillator installed in front of the Tourist Info in Bocholt

Bocholt. On Thursday, July 30, 2020, Nordstr. 14 A publicly accessible defibrillator installed in front of the Tourist Info in Bocholt. This means that a “defi” can be accessed around the clock in the city center in an emergency, for example if a cardiological emergency occurs in the city streets of Bocholt city center. The operation of the device [...]

Weir Eisenhütte - fish pass is renewed

Bocholt (PID). On Monday, 3.8.2020, the optimization work on the fish pass at the Eisenhütte weir begins. It is known that the flow rate should be reduced there. “We started a test run on July 24th,” reports Mohamed Mislemani from the civil engineering, traffic, urban green and environment department of the city of Bocholt. The test run is now complete. As part of the optimization work, the channel [...]

Second sleep led to serious accident on the B 67

An 80-year-old driver from Warendorf caused a serious traffic accident on the B 67 on Thursday morning at around 09.35:XNUMX am at the “Rhede” exit. He was coming from Bocholt in the direction of Borken and, according to his own statements, fell asleep at the wheel. As a result, he got into the opposite lane, where there was a collision with the car [...]

Burglary in the Ludgerus School

Bocholt (ots) - Between Wednesday, 07.30 a.m. and Thursday, 08.05:XNUMX a.m., as yet unknown perpetrators tried in vain to pry open several doors in the main building of the Ludgerus School on Kurfürstenstrasse. However, they managed to pry open the door to an outbuilding - but there the perpetrator or perpetrators only got into a hallway. Nothing was stolen. The […]

Pedelec stolen

Bocholt (ots) - A women's pedelec Gazelle Arroyo worth around 2.500 euros was stolen in downtown Bocholt on Wednesday. The injured party parked the bike at the bike stand on the Aa-Fußweg in front of the shopping arcades at around 14.45:16.50 p.m. and connected it to the bike stand with an additional lock. When she returned around XNUMX:XNUMX p.m., she had to report the theft [...]

Escaped from the police on a tuned scooter

Bocholt (ots) - On Friday evening, police officers in Suderwick became aware of a two-person scooter on which the license plates were folded to prevent reading. The officers wanted to stop the driver - but the driver disregarded the stop signs and escaped at a speed of 22.35 - 60 km / h over urban [...]

Illegal work: When cheap becomes expensive in the end

5f23d0f9c875e 5f23d0fa007b5 When cheap becomes expensive in the end: Undeclared work, illegal employment and wage cheating in the construction industry have caused enormous damage in the region. This is communicated by the trade union IG BAU and based on a current analysis by the Federal Ministry of Finance. Officials from the main customs office in Münster, which is also responsible for the Borken district, then checked the [...]

Hendrik Siemen celebrates 25 years of service

Bocholt (PID). Hendrik Siemen will celebrate his 3th anniversary with the city of Bocholt on Monday, August 2020, 25. Siemen works in road maintenance at the disposal and service company Bocholt (ESB). In the course of his service, he carried out repairs in almost all of Bocholt's streets, according to the ESB. Due to his training as a road attendant and his diverse knowledge, he takes on [...]

Drunk driver overlooks roadblock

Bocholt (ots) - Because of the serious traffic accident in the Liedern area, police officers blocked the Liederner Höfgraben at the level of the Schlackenweg on Thursday. At around 18.00 p.m., a driver drove towards the blocking point and did not seem to notice it. The officers drew attention to themselves by honking their horns and fortunately the 41-year-old driver from Dinxperlo / NL got to [...]

City collects monetary claims with the help of valve guards

In the city administration's receivables management department, pecuniary claims - for example fees or taxes - are enforced. This also leads to garnishments if the debtors do not pay after being asked several times. So-called valve monitors are used on a seized car for this purpose. If the car is moved without permission, the air will automatically escape from the tire. So that […]

80-year-old pedelic rider dies from serious head injuries after an accident

Bocholt (ots) - Today at 14.59:80 p.m. there was a serious traffic accident in Bocholt, Liederner Höfgraben, at the corner of Liederner Ringstraße. An 81-year-old woman from Bocholt and her XNUMX-year-old husband both rode a pedelec on the cycle path on the Liederner Höfgraben in the direction of the Liederner Ringstraße to cross the Liederner Ringstraße straight ahead. There the Bocholter collided with [...]

Action “CITY CYCLING” goes into the next round

Bocholt (PID). The “CITY CYCLING” campaign is taking place again in Bocholt despite the corona pandemic and the preparatory work for this is in full swing in the city's environmental department. Some of the planned events cannot take place due to the corona pandemic, but there will be new innovative formats, promises environmental officer Angela Theurich. She calls on the Bocholters to [...]