WITH VIDEO: Life in the center - dealers put a red light in the shop window

After Bocholt's city center had already pointed out the emergency situation in retail with the “Wirmachen auf_merksam” campaign and colored the city center with yellow posters, some shop windows are now illuminated in red. The red light is intended to show that the shops are threatened and thus demonstrates the presence and importance of the shops for the city. The […]

The second Bocholt transport bike is parked at the Weidenkids

Ida and her supervisors Louisa Hoffmeister and Bettina Moldenhauer have already seized the “willow kids” of the Bocholt day care center of the youth and social work association (JusA). Since today, March 1.3.2021st, XNUMX, Ida has not only chauffeured the “willow kids”. Children from Bocholt families can also enjoy it. It is an extraordinary cooperation that brings success [...]

German-Albanian Society founded in Bocholt

The German-Albanian Society Bocholt eV was founded in the future city hotel Bocholt on Friday, February 26, 2021. According to the message from the Embassy of the Republic of Albania in Berlin, it is the first of its kind in Germany. 14 founding members from Bocholt and the surrounding area signed the new statutes. The meeting elected Reiner Bones from Bocholt as chairman. His representative is Agim [...]

Bocholt receives 6600 euros for public relations.

The NRW Ministry of Transport published the first part of the “Local Mobility Promotion Program 2021” this week. 156 measures throughout North Rhine-Westphalia are funded with around 50 million euros. The district of Borken also benefits from this and receives a total of 1.196.100 euros from the state for ten measures. The city of Bocholt will receive 6600 euros of this for public relations.

The quality of the TextilWerk is to be marketed more intensively

A strengthening of the eight industrial museums of the Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe (LWL): the digital opening of collections and science, the taking up of future topics and the development of new, attractive exhibitions - these are the cornerstones of the “Museum Development Plan 2030 for the LWL Forum and the eight Westphalian State Museums for Industrial Culture ”. With a good 100-page paper, the Regional Association of Westphalia-Lippe (LWL) provides the [...]

Medical students gain practical experience with doctors

The “General Practice Month” goes into the next and thus already 17th round. After the positive feedback from the previous rounds, three medical students have now once again responded to the call to look at the advantages of Westmünsterland as a future place to live and work for four weeks. District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker, District Director Dr. Ansgar Hörster and Michael Heistermann from the district health office [...]

Equipment stolen from construction site

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars stole several equipment from a construction site in Bocholt-Mussum last weekend. The perpetrators stole a submersible pump and a light emitter, 500 meters of cable, a concrete vibrator, a rammer and tools. In order to get to their prey, the strangers had pried open a construction container. The act took place on Mussum's Ringstrasse. The […]

Parked car approached

Bocholt (ots) - A stranger damaged a parked car in Bocholt on Sunday night. What remained was a broken wing mirror. The vehicle had been parked in a parking lot on Mühlenweg. The police ask for information: Tel. (02871) 2990.

Tools stolen from cart

Bocholt (ots) - Thieves were targeting the contents of a company car in Bocholt. The perpetrators pried open a tool box inside and stole a chainsaw and a leaf blower, both of the Stihl brand. The vehicle had been parked on a fenced-in premises on Benzstrasse - there it came between Friday, 14.00:06.00 p.m. and Monday, XNUMX:XNUMX a.m. [...]

Eddy Lachmann died at the age of 71

Eddy Lachmann is dead. The Bocholt gas station tenant died last Wednesday at the age of 71. Lachmann became known in Bocholt as a restaurateur of historic bicycles. Made in Bocholt portrayed him in 2015. The report can be found here. Eddy will be buried next Friday.

What is actually doing ... the development of the KuBAaI site

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER Around 200 residential units were to be built on the KuBAaI site, divided into multi-family residential buildings, assisted living and a day care facility. In addition, areas were planned for a daycare center, small shops, restaurants and a parking garage. In November 2018, LIST Develop Residential won an investor competition and promised to create an "Ibena Green Campus" in the four fields [...]

Despite falling corona cases, the incidence is 73,8

In the Borken district, 01.03.2021 people are currently (March 0st, 421, midnight) infected with the corona virus. That is 46 less than yesterday. In Bocholt, too, the number of those affected fell noticeably, namely by 14 to 100. So far, 144 cases of infection with the British virus mutant are known in the district. 63 of these people have now recovered and after testing [...]

Burglars wanted to break into garden houses

Bocholt (ots) - Criminals have targeted an allotment garden in Bocholt in the past few days. The users of two parcels in the complex on the street “Auf dem Geuting” unfortunately had to find out: The perpetrators had tried to break into their garden houses. The strangers left the area after initial knowledge without prey. The event [...]

Young people set off several firecrackers at night

Several young people in Bocholt disrupted the night's sleep on Monday. At around 01.10:16 a.m., loud popping noises woke residents in the area of ​​Akazienweg, who then informed the police. The officers met four people on site. Two of them fled on bicycles, two 17 and XNUMX-year-old youths remained standing. [...]