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The bus stop on Weidenstrasse is being improved

The bus stop on Weidenstrasse is given a so-called bus cap. Therefore, the bus stop (shoulder) and the sidewalk on Weidenstraße between “An der Heggenaa” and Margeritenweg will be partially closed from Monday, January 25, 2021 to probably Thursday, February 4, 2021. The pedestrians are brought to the [...]

Trick theft does not happen

Bocholt (ots) - A lucky coincidence saved a bank customer from trouble in Bocholt on Thursday: Two strangers approached the woman in a suspicious manner when she was at an ATM. The perpetrators tried a scam that was not unknown to the police: with a newspaper in hand, one of the two wanted to [...]

Construction site on the corner of Dinxperloer Strasse and Kurfürstenstrasse

Bocholt (PID). Due to the renewal of a canal house connection, Kurfürstenstraße in the intersection area with Dinxperloer Straße must be closed on one side from January 26th to February 19th, 2021. The northern carriageway of Kurfürstenstrasse is affected. The Kurfürstenstrasse is therefore only passable in the direction of Herzogstrasse. The traffic coming from Herzogstraße will be via Herzogstraße and Dinxperloer Straße [...]

Kreis pays more than 3,73 million euros to student BAföG

Borken district. For young adults who are completing a school education, the Borken district is the first point of contact when it comes to financial aid. In 2020, the authority supported 850 young women and men with benefits under the Federal Training Assistance Act (BAföG). A total of 3,73 million euros was paid out for the federal treasury (2019: 3,58 million). 100 applications were withdrawn, [...]

Intoxicated at the wheel

Bocholt (ots) - A 21-year-old had to vacate the place behind the wheel of his car involuntarily on Tuesday in Bocholt: Police officers checked him on the Barloer Weg late in the evening. A drug test showed positive results for the cannabis active ingredient THC. The officers took the young driver to the police station. A doctor took a blood sample from him there to [...]

Subwoofer and tobacco stolen from car

Bocholt (ots) - Unknown people broke into a parked car on Tuesday night in Bocholt. The perpetrator (s) broke into a vehicle that was parked on Reeser Strasse by force. From inside they took a subwoofer and a packet of tobacco. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in [...]

Parked car parked

Bocholt (ots) - An unknown driver in Bocholt has fled. What remained was property damage of around 1.300 euros. The damaged black painted Audi A3 had been standing in a driveway on Moltkestrasse. The accident occurred there between 10.00 a.m. on Sunday and 11.00 a.m. on Monday. The polluter left without his legal [...]

Serious rear-end collision with 20.000 euros

Bocholt (ots) - A slightly injured person and property damage in the amount of around 20.000 euros - this is the balance sheet of a traffic accident that occurred in Bocholt last Friday. A car driver was driving out of town on Dingdener Strasse at around 07.00 a.m. When the girl from Bocholt wanted to turn left into the street “Zum Waldschlösschen”, [...]

Drunk behind the wheel

Bocholt (ots) - A 46-year-old had to involuntarily end his drive in Bocholt on Sunday night. The reason: the man had consumed too much alcohol to be allowed to drive. Police officers had stopped the driver on Moltkestrasse and checked them. A breath alcohol test indicated a breath alcohol concentration of 0,42 mg / l. The […]

Accident escape on the garden path

Bocholt (ots) - On Saturday afternoon, a previously unknown driver damaged a parked red Audi A3. Between 12.30:15.30 p.m. and 1.000:XNUMX p.m. the car had been standing in the area of ​​the bus stop on the garden path. There was property damage amounting to around XNUMX euros on the left side of the vehicle. According to the type and location of the [...]

The bus stop at the Kinodrom is being improved

The bus stop at the Kinodrom is given a so-called bus cap. For this reason, the bus stop (shoulder) and the cycle and sidewalk on Meckenemstrasse will be partially closed from Monday, January 18, 2021 until probably Friday, January 29, 2021. Pedestrians and cyclists are guided around the construction site. This is announced by the municipal transport department. Road users are asked to [...]

29,9 million euros for basic security in old age and in the case of reduced earning capacity

In December 2020, 4.361 citizens in the Borken district received financial support as part of the “basic security in old age and reduced earning capacity”. A year earlier, in December 2019, there were 3.829 fewer people. Karin Ostendorff, head of the social department of the Borken district administration, is now sharing these figures. The basic security should [...]

Bundeswehr soldiers support the St. Antonius Hospital Gronau

Since January 11, 2021, five soldiers of the Bundeswehr have been working in the St. Antonius Hospital Gronau to support them in coping with the corona-related additional tasks. The basis for the operation is an administrative assistance procedure that was organized by the Bundeswehr and the Borken district. As things stand today, the soldiers will be deployed for logistical and administrative tasks until the end of February. [...]

Ridden with an electric scooter without a license

Bocholt (ots) - Depending on the model, a driver's license may also be required to drive an electric scooter: This was shown when police officers checked a 24-year-old on Thursday in Bocholt on Westend street. The vehicle was approved as a moped with a speed of up to 45 km / h. The Isselburger does not have the driving license required in this case. [...]

Entrance withstands burglars

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars failed on Thursday night in Bocholt: The perpetrators tried to force their way into the premises of a drinks market on Münsterstrasse. To do this, they smashed the glass on the front door. However, the perpetrators did not succeed in opening it. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in Bocholt: [...]