From Tuesday, visiting the hospital will again be prohibited

Due to the current significantly increasing number of new infections, the St. Agnes-Hospital Bocholt has decided to temporarily tighten the current visitor regulations again. From Tuesday, April 6, 2021, a general ban on visits to the clinic will apply again until further notice. "We are watching the increasing number of new infections with concern," explains Tobias Rodig, "that is why we have to [...]

The gate and physiotherapy at the Rheder Hospital are open

The new building at St. Vinzenz-Hospital Rhede is now visibly filling with life. After the medical center Rhede started operating on the second floor of the new building last autumn, further areas such as the gate, physiotherapy and additional office space will follow on April 7th. "From the Wednesday after Easter, the patient and visitor registration including the Corona Infopoint [...]

Corona incidence decreased to 152,4

In the Borken district, 01.04.2021 people are currently (April 0st, 901, midnight) infected with the corona virus. That is 59 more than yesterday. In Bocholt, the number of those affected has risen from 204 to 213. The “7-day incidence”, ie the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last 7 days, is in the Borken district according to the calculation of the [...]

Vaccination invitations sent to 79-year-olds

The “Vaccination Center District Borken” in Velen has been in operation for almost two months. Since then, almost 28.000 vaccinations have been given there (including around 20.000 first vaccinations and 7.500 second vaccinations; as of March 31.03.2021, 80). Most of these are people over XNUMX years of age, but also belong to many professional groups who should be vaccinated as a priority. [...]

Kreis has mountain bike ramps removed from the "Hohenhorster Berge" nature reserve

Admittedly, the terrain is very tempting for ambitious mountain bikers: The “Hohenhorster Berge” nature reserve offers them many sporting challenges. It is therefore understandable that groups of off-road drivers apparently prepared their own practice routes in the forest area and even set up massive wooden ramps. But the whole thing has a huge catch, as the Lower Nature Conservation Authority of the [...]

Foreign languages ​​at the adult education center: a third is online

The new semester of the course at the Volkshochschule Bocholt-Rhede-Isselburg has already been running for around two months. The language courses are also popular again and again. A third of the courses offered here are currently taking place online. The lecturers and participants are happy to have the opportunity to teach online, but want to get back together in person as soon as possible. After a [...]

Crossroads blocked

Bocholt (PID). From Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 until probably Monday, April 12th, 2021, Kreuzstraße will be at the level of house no. 13 fully blocked. The reason is demolition work. Pedestrians and cyclists will be guided past the construction project. The underground car park of the new P&C building remains accessible. Press contact: Mayor's office, press and information service, Amke Derksen, phone +49 […]

Summer painting school 2021 for kids in the Bocholter Kunsthaus

If the Corona Protection Ordinance valid in July and August allows it, the EUREGIO Kunstkreis will again organize the summer painting school in the Kunsthaus this year. The event then takes place in compliance with the distance and hygiene rules. Interested children between the ages of 6 and 12 can contact the Department of Culture and Education from Monday, April 12, 2021 [...]

Easter egg hunt through roadstead

Last Wednesday, March 31.03.2021, XNUMX, the Easter rally started in the best weather in the contact point. Of course, in compliance with all Corona rules, the families were able to set out to follow the trail of the Easter bunny through roadstead. It all started for families. It was a matter of finding eggs, solving puzzles and playing games of skill, and then on [...]

Report positive corona quick or self-tests to the health department

Since the beginning of March, citizens in the Borken district have had the opportunity to be tested for the corona virus free of charge at least once a week. For this purpose, among other things, rapid test centers are available in all cities and communities in the Borken district. Positive test results must be reported to the responsible health department immediately. The notification must be made by the organization [...]

Rioter in the cemetery

On Wednesday morning, visitors to the Bocholt cemetery had a more than unpleasant encounter with a 40-year-old woman. The woman from Bocholt yelled at the other visitors for no reason and insulted them. She then did this to the employees of the cemetery administration who were called in. The police were informed and met the rioter in the cemetery near the Heutings exit [...]

Looking for a brown Seat Octavia

Bocholt (ots) - On Tuesday, around 13.20:XNUMX p.m., a witness observed the driver of a brown Seat Octavia, who backed up against a street lamp on the Jean Monnet Ring and then continued his journey without worrying about the damage caused. The driver has dark hair and was wearing sunglasses. From the license plate with the location identifier BOH [...]