Around 40 corona cases in the Azurit senior center in Bocholt

In the Azurit senior center in Bocholt, 32 residents and 8 employees are apparently infected with the corona virus. This is reported by several media outlets. A visit ban was issued for the entire facility. Testing is to be carried out again next Thursday. The first findings should have been known since Friday evening. Further tests were then carried out on Saturday, the results of which are available today.

ESB bulky waste exchange is canceled

Bocholt (PID). The bulky waste exchange at the recycling center, which was actually planned for Saturday, is canceled due to the current pandemic. This is announced by the organizer, the waste disposal and service company in Bocholt. "We did not make the decision easy for ourselves and thought of various possible solutions," says waste consultant Petra Tacke. “Due to the inevitable tightness, the applicable distance and hygiene rules cannot be implemented. [...]

Closed on Hünting and Moddenborgstraße during the day

Bocholt (PID). As part of the fiber optic expansion, Am Hünting and Moddenborgstraße in Stenern must be completely closed during the day between 7 a.m. and 18 p.m. The closures will take place in sections until Friday, December 11, 2020. Initially, the street “Am Hünting” between Moddenborgstraße and the Hemdener Weg / Up de Welle roundabout will be closed. Then [...]

Uncategorized study shows: Many victims do not report criminal offenses

60.000 citizens in 81 cities in North Rhine-Westphalia received special mail in September 2019: The Ministry for Homeland, Local Affairs, Building and Equality and the Ministry of the Interior started a large-scale dark field study on security and violence in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Several hundred people were randomly collected in the cities of Bocholt and Stadtlohn [...]

Unknown people break into the administration and basement rooms in the Mariengymnasium

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars broke into the Mariengymnasium last weekend. The perpetrators gained access to the building on the Schleusenwall in an unknown manner. Inside, the strangers broke into several administration and basement rooms. It is not yet clear whether they stole something. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in Bocholt at [...]

Burglars steal two computers

Bocholt (ots) - Thieves stole two laptops and charging cables from an office in Bocholt. How the perpetrators got into the rooms in a building on Im Königsesch is not known. The act took place between Thursday, 13.00 p.m. and Friday, 10.00 a.m. The police asks for clues to [...]

Industrial sales in the Borken district fell by 9,2 percent

In the IHK district of North Westphalia, too, industrial sales after the first nine months of the year are well below the results of the previous year. However, the total turnover of the companies in the Münsterland and the Emscher-Lippe region fell less sharply than the national average. This is reported by the IHK North Westphalia with reference to the state figures published by IT.NRW today (November 16). [...]

IHK: Up to 50 percent fewer visitors in the city

"The trade in our inner cities is one of the big losers of the current corona restrictions," emphasizes Dr. Benedikt Hüffer, President of the IHK North Westphalia. Politicians have to be aware that the current closings in the hospitality industry are preventing many customers from visiting the city centers and are thus also massively at the expense of retailers. Unlike […]

Police break up nightly meetings

Bocholt (ots) - With their behavior, they took a health risk for themselves and others: two groups had to involuntarily end their get-together on Sunday night in Bocholt. You had thereby violated the Corona Protection Ordinance. The first case took place around 23.30:XNUMX p.m. on Saturday evening. Police officers met in a parking lot at the [...]

The series of pickpockets continues

Bocholt (ots) - The series of pickpockets in hypermarkets continues. Another case occurred on Saturday in Bocholt: A 69-year-old customer was in a shop on Friesenstrasse between 13.50:14.20 p.m. and XNUMX:XNUMX p.m. The perpetrators managed to get the woman's wallet including cash and papers to [...]

Unknown causes damage to school buildings

Bocholt (ots) - With graffiti on several walls of a school in Bocholt, strangers caused some damage at the weekend. In addition, the perpetrators broke a window pane. The event took place between Friday, 18.00 p.m. and Saturday 14.45 p.m., at a school building on Kurfürstenstrasse. Information to the Kripo in Bocholt: Tel. (02871) 2990.

Scooter driver falls during evasive maneuvers

Bocholt (ots) - During an evasive maneuver, the 17-year-old driver of a scooter fell in Bocholt on Friday. The young person was taken to a hospital with minor injuries, which the Bocholter was able to leave after outpatient treatment. The event took place at around 14.35:XNUMX p.m. on Dinxperloer Straße: The young person was out of town there. Too late […]

127.280 euros for stabilizing downtown Bocholt

Retail and city centers are suffering from the corona pandemic. The NRW coalition is now supporting the municipalities with new ideas and interim solutions with a special program. A total of over 1,5 million euros will go to seven municipalities in the Borken district. 30 million euros are still available from the immediate program. Of the 70 million euro immediate program to stabilize our [...]

Number of corona infected people in Bocholt consistently at a high level

1.346 people are currently infected with the corona virus in the district. That's ten more than reported yesterday. In Bocholt, the number of those affected fell slightly from 343 to 341. The “7-day incidence” in the Borken district is currently 177,2. The following information from the Westmünsterland Clinic is available on the situation in the hospitals in the district that treat COVID-19 patients [...]