District councilors' conference deals with the containment of corona infections

Borken district. The October conference of the district administrators of the Münsterland took place yesterday (October 28.10.2020, XNUMX) in the new building of the software company netgo in Borken. Borkens District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker as host was the District President Dorothee Feller, his colleagues Dr. Olaf Gericke (Warendorf), Dr. Christian Schulze Pellengahr (Coesfeld) and Dr. Martin Sommer (Steinfurt) as well as Münster's Lord Mayor Markus Lewe and Dr. [...]

Burglary at Westend - police arrest suspects

Bocholt (ots) - In the night of Wednesday around 03.15 a.m. there was an attempted break-in into a kiosk on Westend - the alarm system was triggered and the perpetrators fled. Police officers discovered two men shortly afterwards, who immediately fled. The escape was unsuccessful, the two Bocholters who were known to the police and had a relevant criminal record in old age [...]

Business Association: The situation is serious!

Managing Director Wolfgang Schmitz from the employers' association group has now commented on the corona decisions of the federal and state governments. He speaks of a serious situation. The following is his statement: “Health comes first - this mantra has not changed since spring. With a view to the dramatic Corona developments, the federal and state governments have therefore decided to [...]

Corona incidence value exceeds 100 for the first time

The total number of current corona infections in the Borken district is 611 people today. That is 41 more than yesterday. There are 145 sick people in Bocholt, 17 more than the day before. The “7-day incidence”, ie the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last 7 days, is calculated in the Borken district as [...]

Dangerous: Strangers stretch cassette tape over the bike path

Bocholt (ots) - A hitherto unknown perpetrator stretched the tape of an audio cassette across the cycle path on Münsterstrasse near Königsmühlenweg on Wednesday. The perpetrator had stretched the tape between two traffic signs several times, so that there was a risk of falling for cyclists. A pedestrian discovered the danger area around 21.30:XNUMX p.m. and informed the police. The […]

Motor scooter clearly coiffed - police file criminal charges

Bocholt (ots) - Police officers checked a scooter driver from Bocholt on Dinxperloer Straße on Wednesday as part of a speed control at around 13.10:28 p.m. The 28-year-old admitted that he had significantly increased the maximum speed of the scooter through technical changes. Since he only has a moped test certificate, the officials initiated criminal proceedings against the XNUMX-year-old [...]

On the move in a car under drugs and without a license

Bocholt (ots) - Police officers checked a 33-year-old driver from Bocholt on the Stenerner Weg on Wednesday morning. A drug test was positive for amphetamine and the 33-year-old also does not have the required driving license. The officers forbade the journey and initiated criminal proceedings. A doctor took a blood sample from the man to determine whether he was using drugs [...]

Dangerous: Strangers stretch cassette tape over the bike path

Bocholt (ots) - A hitherto unknown perpetrator stretched the tape of an audio cassette across the cycle path on Münsterstrasse near Königsmühlenweg on Tuesday. The perpetrator had stretched the tape between two traffic signs several times so that there was a risk of falling for cyclists. A pedestrian discovered the danger area around 21.30:XNUMX p.m. and informed the police. The […]

District Administrator: "Fortunately, the number of unemployed continued to fall"

Borken district. The number of SGB II unemployed in the Borken district fell further in October. District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker with. Fortunately, the local labor market has been stable so far, despite increasing pandemic-related risks. The “job center in the Borken district” shows 2020 employable beneficiaries who are registered as unemployed for the month of October 4.654. Compared […]

Bahia and Fildekenbad closed for four weeks from Monday

Part of public life is being shut down again to break the corona dynamic. That was decided yesterday, Wednesday, October 28.10th, by the Bund-Länder-Round. Prime Minister Laschet wants to incorporate the entire package into the new NRW Corona Protection Ordinance without making any compromises. To do this, the previous version would have to be extended by one day, as the old regulation is valid until October 31. The partial lockdown [...]

Young university live: children build a crane

Young university live: On three afternoons, nine children aged 8-15 were allowed to build a working crane. “The children learn how to create something great and functional from many small individual parts,” reports Jennifer Engels, director of the Young University in Bocholt. The kids work largely independently. Instructions are available both verbally through the [...]