Corona incidence: Circle very close to the risk mark

There are currently 301 people infected with the corona virus in the district, 26 more than yesterday. In Bocholt, the number rose by four to 60 in the same period. The “7-day incidence”, ie the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last 7 days, is currently 48,2 in the Borken district according to the calculations of the district health office. This approaches [...]

Nuclear waste repository: Digital “specialist conference” also with representatives from the district

As is well known, the Federal Office for Final Storage (BGE) is looking for a location for a new nuclear waste repository across Germany. In his recently announced interim report “Sub-areas”, four sub-areas were also listed that concern the Borken district. As part of the search for a location, the Federal Office has now held a two-day digital kick-off event for the “Specialist Conference Sub-Areas”. This format of the “specialist conference” defined in the Site Selection Act is [...]

The baby boy and his brother "Made in Bocholt"

The two Gigaset smartphones GS3 and GS4 have a new look and feel. They both have large, bright, high-resolution displays and powerful batteries in common. The smaller of the two siblings scores with features such as wireless charging and exchangeable batteries, the larger also with NFC and triple camera system. Gigaset is thus setting the tone in the price-performance segment under 230 euros. [...]

JUNGE UNI: Full power after the vacation break

Bocholt (PID). At the JUNGEN UNI in Bocholt, great courses for young researchers will start again from October 26, 2020. Among other things, there is mindfulness training or a technology workshop on VR glasses. Registrations can be made online at The JUNGEN UNI team in Bocholt will answer any questions you may have on Tel. 02871 953-698 or Tel. 02871 […]

Broke into apartment on the second floor

Bocholt (ots) - On Monday morning, intruders forcibly entered an apartment on the second floor of an apartment building on the “Schanze” street. The perpetrator or perpetrators broke the lock on the apartment door and searched several rooms. Concrete information on possible stolen goods is not yet available. The time of the offense is between 10.30 a.m. and 12.10 p.m. The police are looking for [...]

Without registration and insurance in road traffic

Bocholt (ots) - In a parking lot on the street in Königsesch in Bocholt, a 26-year-old was found around 19.20:XNUMX p.m. with his vehicle that was parked in public traffic. According to witnesses, the Bocholter had previously driven the car in road traffic. Since the car was neither registered nor insured, the officials initiated criminal proceedings [...]

Slight injury from rear-end collision

Bocholt (ots) - In a car accident on Monday afternoon, a 60-year-old car driver in Bocholt sustained minor injuries. A 19-year-old Dutch woman was traveling on Münsterstrasse from Bocholt towards Rhede at around 16.35 p.m. when she had to brake and stop due to traffic at a red light at Robert-Bosch-Strasse. The one behind her [...]

Pickpocketing in business

Bocholt (ots) - A wallet with cash and papers was stolen by a pickpocket in Bocholt on Monday morning. The 74-year-old was in a shop on Osterstrasse from 11.15 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. The Bocholter had stowed the purse in her shoulder bag, which was hanging on her rollator. The injured party states that in [...]

Police warn of profit promises

Bocholt (ots) - With the scam from the successful competition, strangers wanted to get money from a Bocholt woman by phone: They called the 77-year-old and claimed that she had to pay fees of 300 euros in order to receive a five-digit sum. The person concerned rightly became suspicious and notified the police. The police warned in this context [...]

City tour commemorates pogrom night 1938

Bocholt (PID). "The Nazis rioted in the synagogue ..." is how the late Herbert Behnen recalled the destruction in the synagogue during the pogrom on 9/10. November 1938. During an alternative tour of the city center on October 27, 2020, the places where the attacks and destruction on the 9th […]

Unexplained corona infection: Vreden hospital tightens visitor regulations

Vreden. The Westmünsterland Clinic, after consultation with the District Health Office for the St. Marien-Hospital Vreden, has decided to tighten the visitor regulations and to stop admission up to and including Wednesday October 21. From now on, visits are only possible in urgent exceptional cases, such as in palliative situations. The background to this is that in three patients at the Vredener hospital [...]

Car in Dingden burns out - criminal investigation investigates

Hamminkeln (ots) - On Saturday around 22.55 p.m., an Audi burned down on Sachsenstrasse for an unexplained cause. The alarmed fire brigade put out the fire, which severely damaged the car at the front. The criminal police have started investigations into the cause of the fire. Please send pertinent information to the police in Hamminkeln, Tel .: 02852/966100.