More and more cases of the corona variant Omikron in southern Baden – SWR Aktuell

The corona variant Omicron is also spreading in southern Baden. There were 104 confirmed infections as of Wednesday afternoon. Omikron is already the dominant corona variant in Great Britain, as well as in Denmark and, since the beginning of the week, also in Switzerland. In Germany it is also spreading more and more. Omicron in […]

Stricter controls in gastronomy in BW – SWR Aktuell

3G is still valid, and soon it will be 2G. Now the Ministry of Social Affairs of Baden-Württemberg is announcing stronger controls of the Corona requirements in the catering trade for Thursday and Friday. The corona alert level in Baden-Württemberg is getting closer and there will be increased controls of restaurants, bars and hotels again […]

This now applies to unvaccinated people in BW – SWR Aktuell

The corona warning level now applies in Baden-Württemberg. This means that the corona rules are tightened, especially for people who are not immune. Important questions and answers about it. With the start of the warning level since Wednesday (November 3rd), stricter rules apply in Baden-Württemberg to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Practically only those […]

The future of the corona test centers in Freiburg questionable – SWR Aktuell

The corona rapid tests have been chargeable for citizens in Germany since Monday. In Freiburg, too, people have to reckon with around 20 euros for a test. Unvaccinated people need a test when they want to go to restaurants or to the cinema. You even need a test to study at university, because 3G applies […]

Large learning gaps among students due to the corona pandemic – SWR Wissen

According to a new survey by the Robert Bosch Foundation, teachers at German schools see significant learning deficits and a sharp increase in psychosocial problems among children and adolescents. Download audio (4.8 MB | MP3) In order to record how German schools are dealing with the consequences of long school closings, the Robert Bosch Foundation […]

Even without an epidemic situation – BW wants to stick to corona policy – SWR Aktuell

The state government is reacting cautiously to Health Minister Spahn’s attempt to end the epidemic situation at the end of November. Criticism comes from the clinics in the country. If Federal Health Minister Jens Spahn (CDU) has its way, the Bundestag should no longer extend the so-called “epidemic situation of national scope” beyond November. Then […]

This is how the last free day in Bühl ran – SWR Aktuell

Now it’s over: For the last time, the corona tests were free on Sunday. From Monday, everyone with a few exceptions will have to pay for the rapid tests. In Bühl, some of them used the last free test on Sunday. No trace of the rush on Sunday afternoon in the test center in downtown […]

When mothers run out of things

Students who are suddenly completely isolated, young mothers who no longer want to go on living – Corona has changed the work of telephone counseling. Fears and loneliness have become the main issues. More contacts, other topics, younger callers: The corona pandemic has had a major impact on the work of telephone counseling in Baden-Württemberg. […]

From October 18, no mask requirement in class – SWR Aktuell

Bavaria has shown the way, and now Baden-Württemberg is following suit: From October 18, there will be no mask requirement at the classroom. Not everyone is happy about this decision. In Baden-Württemberg, schoolchildren will no longer have to wear mouth and nose protection in class from October 18 when they are sitting in their place. […]