Vaccination readiness in Bocholt old people's homes over 90 percent

The corona vaccinations in the old people's and nursing homes have gone very well so far. This is reported by the doctor network BOHRIS for the cities of Bocholt, Rhede and Isselburg, which organized the vaccinations in the south-western district for the Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians Westphalia-Lippe. The basis for this assessment is a survey of the associated doctors who [...]

After only five months: Business developer Schultewolter leaves Bocholt

First Alexander Aberle, then Sascha Terörde, a year ago Wendelin Knuf and now Dr. Daniel Schultewolter: Just five months after moving to Bocholt, the newcomer to the economic development company is also leaving the city. As of April 1st, he will become the new managing director of the Borken district's economic development agency and will replace the retired veteran in Ahaus [...]

Nine British corona mutations detected in the circle - a case in Bocholt

The British mutation (B 1.1.7) of the coronavirus has now been detected for the first time in the Borken district. According to the current state of knowledge of the district health office, there are three different infection events: one in the Gescher / Velen / Borken area, one in the Rhede / Bocholt area and another in Ahaus. The district health office immediately initiated the necessary quarantine and testing measures, says District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker with. Starting point […]

88 applications for the art project OPEN SPACES 800

800 artists worldwide have applied for the international art project OPEN SPACES 88. The deadline was January 29, 2021. In February, an expert jury will select 15 ideas from all the submissions. Jule Wanders, head of the organizing department of culture and education in the city of Bocholt, is delighted: "We are totally surprised to see so many high-quality applications from [...]

Truck driver loses consciousness and hits guardrail

Bocholt (ots) - The journey of a 42-year-old with a semi-trailer truck ended on the guardrail in Bocholt on Monday: The man from Rheinbrohl had driven on the L10.35 towards A602 at around 3:XNUMX a.m. His health suddenly deteriorated, and according to his own statements, he lost consciousness for a short time. The driver still managed to get the truck to [...]

Moving to Neutorplatz makes town hall renovation more expensive

The town hall renovation is estimated to be 120.000 euros. The reason is the renewed relocation of the citizens' office and the public order office to Neutorplatz in March. This not only leads to additional rent until the end of the year, but also to moving costs. The city administration does not want to say anything about the exact amount, because the content of the contract is confidential. For now […]

Bocholt industrial engineers go from research to practice

Many scientific findings and reforms are gradually being implemented in business practice through their inclusion in curricula. The mechanical engineering department of the Bocholt university department now wants to prove that this can also happen very quickly. Franz-Josef Peitzmann from Irina Schäfer as a research assistant [...]

GLOSSE: In the verification mania ...

A gloss from BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER My father is 92. But in top shape. He still drives 20 kilometers on his e-bike every day. And he orders remedies for little niggles or for his seven years younger wife online. He only failed because of the internet agreement for a corona vaccination appointment. I helped him. Since then, as a newcomer to the 60s, I have doubts myself

Bahia continues to run on the back burner

Hot discussions about the Bahia in Bocholt. A Facebook user reported in a group that despite the lockdown, all pools were still completely filled with water. “The water is steaming outside. The whirlpool is also switched on. Towels and bathrobes are visible on some of the loungers, ”she wrote, speculating that operations there were secretly going on. On the same […]