Other care professional groups can book vaccination appointments

In the latest decree of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia for vaccinating the population against Covid-19, priority level 1 has been extended: According to this, people who are not caregivers but still regularly work in inpatient care facilities can now be vaccinated. These include, for example, physiotherapists, podiatrists, pastoralists and the staff of auxiliary services and medical supply stores. These professional groups must have their [...]

Corona spit test from 1A Medizintechnik is waiting for official approval

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER The Bocholt-based company 1A Medizintechnik is in the starting blocks. She had a simple corona spit test called "Rapid For" developed, with the help of which laypeople can also determine whether they are infected with Covid 19 or not. Numerous companies from the region have already asked. However, the approval of the authorities is still missing. "We [...]

Bocholt University Days take place digitally

The Bocholt University Days will take place digitally this year. Sebastian Markett, molecular psychologist, will kick off on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 19:30 p.m. (virtual admission: 19:15 p.m.). Under the title “Homo Digitalis” he explains, among other things, why more and more people are spending a large part of their free time with smartphones and on social media platforms. A [...]

Virtual consultation hours for VHS German courses

Due to the pandemic situation, the German and integration courses planned for March 1, 2021 cannot take place in person. In order to linguistically support registered participants during the lockdown, the VHS Bocholt-Rhede-Isselburg offers so-called virtual consultation hours on Tuesdays on March 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2021 from 15:30 p.m. to 16:30 p.m. The […]

18 percent more people infected with corona within a day

Within one day, the number of people infected with corona in the Borken district increased by 18 percent from 358 to 437. A total of 90 new cases were reported. A third of them were already in quarantine as a contact person. However, the authorities were not yet aware of 55 people affected. Problematic for the health department: More than 20 of them could [...]

Objective: Strengthening the innovative ability of companies in Münsterland

Strengthening the innovative ability of small and medium-sized companies in the Münsterland is the focus of the joint project NRW.Innovationpartner, which is located at Münsterland eV. One of the main tasks is to qualify consultants in the region so that they can support companies in the Münsterland even more competently with innovation projects. In addition to training courses on current innovation and [...]

IHK expects concrete prospects for companies

The North Westphalia Chamber of Commerce and Industry expects the opening strategy that Federal Economics Minister Peter Altmaier intends to present in the next few days to provide a reliable planning basis for the companies affected by the lockdown. "We are now expecting a very concrete perspective for the companies, under which conditions they can reopen and when," emphasized today (25 February) IHK President Dr. Benedikt Hüffer. And […]

JUNGE UNI: Digital continues!

JUNGE UNI is still closed for classroom teaching. But this is not an obstacle. Young researchers can also visit JUNGE UNI digitally! In the week from March 1, 2021 to March 7, 2021, both the “Theater air online” and the “Social Media” course will take place online. For a theater course, [...]

Cyclist hit when turning

Bocholt (ots) - A cyclist suffered minor injuries in an accident in Bocholt on Wednesday. At about 16.25:58 p.m., a 58-year-old drove on Münsterstrasse in the direction of Bocholt, from which he turned left into the street “Im Osteresch”. The Rekener overlooked the oncoming ship owner: The XNUMX-year-old was on the cycle path on Münsterstrasse in the direction of [...]

Unknown prepared dog bait with screw

Bocholt (ots) - A woman from Bocholt was just able to prevent worse consequences for her dog on Wednesday: When one of her animals suddenly discovered something edible on the floor while walking, the dog owner noticed the screw that was screwed in in time. The event took place around 14.30 p.m. on a football field in Bocholt. This is in the range of [...]

With 1,4 per thousand in the car

Bocholt (ots) - The car ride for two men in Bocholt found an involuntary end on Wednesday - both had been drunk at the wheel. A breath alcohol test, which a 1,7-year-old underwent on Münsterstrasse in the afternoon, indicated a value of around 32 per mil. The officials forbade the journey, levied a [...]

Transporter drives 82-year-olds backwards in the pedestrian zone

Bocholt (ots) - While reversing, the driver of a van caught a pedestrian in Bocholt on Wednesday. The accident occurred around 09.30:24 a.m. on Langenbergstrasse in the area of ​​the pedestrian zone: A 82-year-old from Essen had overlooked Bocholter, who was traveling on Langenbergstrasse towards Ostwall. An ambulance brought the XNUMX-year-old to a [...]

Corona economic aid: More than 100 million euros approved in the Münster administrative district

In the constituent meeting of the Münster Regional Council, District President Dorothee Feller gave an overview of the approval status of the Corona economic aid: For example, 4116 applications were ultimately submitted as part of the (completed) Bridging Aid I and 44,6 million euros were approved. In the case of bridging aid II, 92 percent of the 4577 applications were approved and a good 57 million euros were approved. For […]