The new one at Made in Bocholt

“I find it exciting to work for Made in Bocholt in the future,” says Klaus Rühling. The video journalist will initially replace Made in Bocholt editor-in-chief Berthold Blesenkemper, who is known to be running for mayor for the next three months. "Replacing is perhaps a bit elaborate," Rühling grins, "my focus is certainly a little different from that of […]

non-partisan - independent - different: Berthold Blesenkemper applies for the office of mayor.

Bocholt needs an independent mayor with political and economic experience who knows the city and its residents very well without being involved in party groups or administrative networks. At least Berthold Blesenkemper is convinced of that. The 59-year-old journalist and entrepreneur therefore decided to run for the highest office in the city on September 13, 2020. "It's time, […]

The animal shelter Bocholt opens again

The Bocholt animal shelter has been open to the public again since July 01st this year. Visitors and supporters are again invited to come to the animal shelter site during the usual opening times. But we remain careful. Therefore, the following rules apply: Masks and the distance rule apply to the entire animal shelter site. At the gate, in front of the office and […]

New museum director fulfills childhood dream

With great pleasure Lisa Merschformann has now taken up her position as the new director of the Bocholt City Museum, which is operated jointly by the City of Bocholt and the Association for Home Care. The 27-year-old art scientist, who comes from Vreden, reports that it has been her dream to work in the museum since eighth grade. For the first time the […]

Bärbel Sauer for equal treatment of all employees in the city group

Bärbel Sauer for equal treatment of all employees in the Stadt group The Bocholter Borkener Volkablatt reported on July 1 that the subsidiaries BEW, the Wirtschaftsförderung- und Stadtmarketinggesellschaft and Ewibo voluntarily pay their employees wage compensation during the short-time work phase, which is between 90 and 100 Percent lie. And short-time work actually only 60 percent of the […]