39 people already infected with the mutated coronavirus

In the Borken district, 09.02.2021 people are currently infected with the corona virus (February 0, 340, midnight). In addition to the 34 cases of infection with the British virus mutant known in the district so far, 5 more have been added: These are cases that had previously been reported to the Borken district as positive. The “7-day incidence”, i.e. the number of new infections reported [...]

49 seniors could not attend the vaccination appointment on the first day

Borken district. Outside, the situation was anything but pleasant: Heavy snowfall and icy temperatures yesterday (February 08.02.2021th, 14) made for the most difficult road conditions. Inside, however, everything went to the satisfaction of the organizers that day in the “Vaccination Center District Borken” in Velen. Punctually at XNUMX pm, the [...] supported by the Borken district and the Westphalia-Lippe Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians

Specialist conference on the search for a location for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste

Last weekend, when it came to finding a location for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste, the 1st nationwide “specialist conference sub-areas” took place - due to the corona, not in Kassel as originally planned, but as an online event with over 800 participants at times. About a third of this came from the districts and municipalities that were in the 90 sub-areas designated by the Federal Association for Final Storage [...]

Shock calls should encourage people to pay

Bocholt (ots) - Fraudsters attacked several people with shock calls in the Bocholt area on Tuesday. The trick of the fraudsters: They pretend that a close relative has caused a serious traffic accident and now urgently needs money for a bail. The insidious perpetrators create a threatening and emotionally stressful scenario - this is how they succeed in [...]

Parked car burns out completely

Bocholt (ots) - A car caught fire on Monday in Bocholt around 16.15 p.m. for an unknown cause. The vehicle had been parked in front of a house on Roonstrasse, where the driver had parked it shortly before. The car burned out completely. The flames also affected parts of the building as well as several [...]

Slightly injured in a rear-end collision

Bocholt (ots) - The braking maneuver no longer brought the desired success on an icy road: In a rear-end collision, a 54-year-old driver suffered minor injuries in Bocholt on Monday. A 49-year-old had driven on the B17.10 towards Rees at around 67 p.m. and left it at the exit to Mussumer Ringstrasse. The Weseler in front of him braked in the [...]

Pedalec stolen

Bocholt (ots) - Thieves stole a pedelec in Bocholt on Thursday. The black two-wheeler of the type Gazelle Arroyo C7 + HMB had been locked on Langenbergstrasse, where the perpetrators stole it between 10.00 a.m. and 10.45 a.m. The police asks for information to the Kripo in Bocholt: Tel. (02871) 2990.

TANs stolen and money debited

Borken district (ots) - Two bank customers have fallen victim to the same scam in the Borken district in the past few days. The fraudsters called in both cases and pretended to be employees of a credit institution. They were convincing: there are allegedly security problems with their accounts. With this pretended claim, the criminals brought the two [...]

City buses do not run until Thursday noon with one exception

Bocholt. Due to the extreme effects of the onset of winter, we unfortunately had to make the decision this morning that the city and taxi bus operations must continue to be inactive until at least Thursday, 11.02.2021/13/13, XNUMX p.m. An exception is line CXNUMX, which runs from the bus meeting point and train station in the direction of the industrial park and back. This line runs every hour, but can stop at [...]