Mobility concept: decision postponed

Bocholt. (Rü) With the attempt to postpone the discussion about the mobility concept of the city of Bocholt in the new council, the SPD failed. Stefan Schmeink had argued for the SPD, among other things, that the concept was too expensive “and I am curious whether the millions promised by the CDU Transport Minister Hendrik Wüst actually flow”. The city party [...]

Council: Artificial turf pitches are being built

Bocholt (Rü) In the next financial year, the necessary financial means for the construction of an artificial turf field at Borussia Bocholt and at TUB Mussum of € 800.000 each and for the construction of a tennis facility at Mussumer Esch as a replacement for the no longer available space at Kaisergarten will be made available for € 180.000. The council decided unanimously.

EWIBO achieves annual net income of EUR 2019 in 30.249,18

Bocholt. At the meeting of the city council on September 16, 2020, the annual financial statements of the EWIBO development and operating company of the city of Bocholt were approved with a balance sheet total of € 33.810.835,58 and an annual surplus of € 30.249,18. "For the first time we have decided to use the declaratory resolution of our sole shareholder as an opportunity to publish an annual report," said managing director [...]

Officials secure cars

A 26-year-old driver showed little insight to the police - he wanted to continue driving his car even though he did not have a valid driver's license. Police officers who had checked the man on Wednesday night at around 01.00 a.m. in the city area had found this out. It turned out that the man's license had been withdrawn by a court [...]

Bag stolen unnoticed

A thief stole an iPad, a MacBook Air and a wallet with cash and papers in Bocholt on Tuesday. The robbery was in the outdoor area of ​​a restaurant on the Gasthausplatz between 21.30:23.30 p.m. and XNUMX:XNUMX p.m. There the perpetrator managed to get the man's bag unnoticed. The police are asking for [...]

Intoxicated at the wheel

Under the influence of drugs, a 33-year-old drove her car through Bocholt on Wednesday night. Police officers had checked the driver when she was driving on the street “Im Koenigsesch”. There were indications that the woman had used drugs. She admitted this. The officials made a complaint and forbade the journey. A […]

Collision when turning

Bocholt (ots) - A slightly injured person and property damage in the amount of around 8.000 euros - that's the balance sheet of a traffic accident that occurred in Bocholt on Tuesday at around 17.05:86 p.m. An XNUMX-year-old Bocholter was traveling with his car on the Nevelkamp and wanted to go to the confluence with the privileged Thonhausenstraße [...]

Grandin: "Have to find new sales markets"

The regional economy is doing everything it can to stimulate international business again. This was emphasized by the members of the foreign trade committee of the IHK North Westphalia, in which many of the largest export and import companies in the Münsterland and Emscher-Lippe region are involved. "We must and will find new sales channels and markets that noticeably cushion the overall negative trend in foreign trade," [...]

Collided at the confluence

Bocholt (ots) - Two cars collided in Bocholt-Lowick on Tuesday around 13.30 p.m. A 63-year-old was driving on Thonhausenstrasse around 13.30 p.m. coming from Werther Strasse. At the confluence with Gartenweg, the Tübinger collided with the vehicle of a 48-year-old Bocholter coming from the right. The right-before-left rule applies here. A 52 [...]

Eight Bocholters are currently infected with Corona

Borken district. The total number of confirmed infections with the coronavirus in the Borken district is today (16.09.2020) at 1.302. Of these, 1.228 people have now recovered. Unfortunately, 38 people died in connection with a coronavirus infection. 36 people are currently infected in the district. Note: A person was subsequently registered as infected for Bocholt. That means eight [...]

Dutch intensive week the second

Bocholt (VHS). Due to the great demand, the native speaker duo Marita Eller-Groeneschild and Marianne Navis will be offering another intensive Dutch week for participants without prior knowledge in the media center from Monday, October 12, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 16 p.m. The number of participants is limited. Registrations are possible at The basics of the Dutch language are taught in order to be able to [...]

City Library: Actions on Climate Weeks 2020

Bocholt (BIB). Climate change and its effects are an issue that concerns us all - and everyone can do something about it! This year's climate weeks will take place under this motto from September 21, 2020 to October 2, 2020. There are again plans for a wide range of activities related to climate and environmental protection, in which the [...]

VHS lecture on anxiety disorders

On Thursday, October 1, 2020, there will be two highlights in the field of psychology and personality development at the VHS. At 19:30 p.m. Professor Dr. Bettina Pfleiderer will give presentations on anxiety disorders and will be available for questions in the media center afterwards. At the same time, in the training center, Stenerner Weg 14a, there will be a lecture entitled "(Corona) crisis: What we are in [...]

Security conference deals with child protection

Last week, this year's security conference took place in the Borkener district building, to which District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker had invited as head of the district police authority Borken. The focus was on protecting children and adolescents from sexual abuse and other criminal offenses, as well as the prevention of traffic accidents. Together with the Head of the Police Department, Chief Police Director Bernd Schünke, [...]