Tag: Herning

  • Hollywood film or HC Andersen fairy tale: the jury is out on how best to compare Jonas Vingegaard’s triumph in the Tour de France

    Hollywood film or HC Andersen fairy tale: the jury is out on how best to compare Jonas Vingegaard’s triumph in the Tour de France

    The rosters have come thick and fast for newly crowned 2022 Tour de France champion Jonas Vingegaard, with Bjarne Riis, the first Dane to win the title back in 1996, leading the chorus. Riis’ applause for the 25-year-old, who was lying in his mother’s stomach when ‘The Eagle from Herning’ won, compared the victory to […]

  • The biggest show on earth

    The biggest show on earth

    Copenhagen is no stranger to streets that are crowded with tourists and locals – especially in the summer. And it will not be any different on July 1, when eager Danes with a passion for cycling stand along the city streets to watch the first stage of the Tour de France: the time trial prologue. […]

  • Denmark’s startup ecosystem is making progress

    Denmark’s startup ecosystem is making progress

    CPH, Aarhus and Herning gleeSimilarly, Copenhagen improved by eight places to be in 53rd place among cities in the world. Aarhus also made inroads and took a healthy 15-spot jump into a 213th place, while Herning took a giant 317-spot jump into a 564th place. However, not everything was rosy reading, as both Odense and […]

  • Sports Round-Up: Awarding World Cup games bad news for the many who do not subscribe to TV2

    Sports Round-Up: Awarding World Cup games bad news for the many who do not subscribe to TV2

    Similarly for women’s EuroTV2 has the rights to Denmark’s next match (France) on 25 November at 17.00, before DR takes over the third match on 30 November at 16.00 against either Peru, Australia or the UAE. Should Denmark get out of the group, the two TV stations will change each round, with TV2 starting with […]

  • Ten new national nature reserves on the horizon

    Ten new national nature reserves on the horizon

    The price for nature to flourish The funds for the establishment of the national nature parks come from the Nature and Biodiversity Package, which was signed back at the end of 2020. Five million kroner has already been set aside for outdoor life in each park, which can help to support nature experiences. It has […]

  • Man admits illegal access to intimate content from 500 women, but denies “in absentia” charges of rape

    Man admits illegal access to intimate content from 500 women, but denies “in absentia” charges of rape

    An ongoing trial in Herning involves a 27-year-old man who is charged with two counts of attempted rape and one attempted rape. However, he was not physically present during the alleged incidents. Nevertheless, the prosecutors are convinced that they can get the accusers to stick around. About 20 days are set aside in the court […]

  • The Danish Football Association regrets Qatar investments

    The Danish Football Association regrets Qatar investments

    More on the way? Højer said that the shares in question make up just 0.1 percent of the association’s portfolio of DKK 219 million. According to radio station 24syv, DBU held shares in several large banks in Qatar as well as bonds in the state-owned energy company Qatar Energy. The media revealed that the DBU […]

  • Morten Messerschmidt elected new leader of the Danish People’s Party

    Morten Messerschmidt elected new leader of the Danish People’s Party

    Yesterday, Morten Messerschmidt received support from 499 Danish People’s Party delegates to succeed Kristian Thulesen Dahl as the new party leader – 60.5 percent of the vote. The margin of victory was so emphatic that even if second-place Martin Henriksen (219) and Merete Dea Larsen (107) had combined their votes, they would have come a […]

  • Sports Round-Up: Showing some Love – Danish club signs Brazilian legend

    Sports Round-Up: Showing some Love – Danish club signs Brazilian legend

    From Almaty to Herning Fresh from a stay in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Love joins FCM on a contract for the rest of the season as the club tries to maintain its slender Superliga lead. “Vagner Love brings enormous experience to the table,” said FCM sports director Svend Graversen. “He has played for his country and in […]

  • Sports Round-Up: Women’s ice hockey team qualifies for next year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing

    Sports Round-Up: Women’s ice hockey team qualifies for next year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing

    By topping their qualifying group, the Danish women’s ice hockey have qualified for the Winter Olympics in Beijing next February. But it almost ended in misery against Germany in their last group game, from which they only needed one point. Miracle on ice A 4-0 victory over Italy and a 1-0 victory against Austria put […]

  • The country has come on surname with Vanopslagh

    The country has come on surname with Vanopslagh

    Alex Vanopslagh has meanwhile become political leader of the Liberal Alliance. A position he was almost thrown into after the parliamentary elections in 2019, where he was one of very few success stories for the party. And many are now agreeing on how his last name is pronounced. Two years ago, the newly elected member […]

  • Judge removes shoplifter from the street

    This is stated by prosecutor Niclas Nissen from the Central and West Jutland Police after the constitutional hearing in the Court in Herning. – It is based on the fact that all the conditions have been made in a very short time. We can not have him keep running around the street, he says. In […]

  • The Liberal Party faces difficult local elections

    The Liberal Party faces difficult local elections

    Of course, the Liberal Party’s candidates will fight for everything they have learned in the local elections, to conquer and recapture mayoral posts. The question is how much the polls that remain miserable for the Liberal Party will be reflected in the election result. Nationally, the party stands at 14.9 percent in a recent poll […]

  • Uffe Ellemann: City and country have moved closer together in the Liberal Party

    Uffe Ellemann: City and country have moved closer together in the Liberal Party

    – It is not at all, not at all the same today as 40 years ago. It is the common interests that bind us together. The liberal attitudes. That is why it suits such a national meeting so well that a strong ideological speech is given, says Uffe Ellemann. From the front row, the former […]

  • Ellemann: National pensioners must be able to work without set-off

    Ellemann: National pensioners must be able to work without set-off

    Ellemann makes no mention of the financial consequences of removing those rules. The proposal falls along the way in the President’s speech, which has the theme of freedom. The proposal is also an input into a very current challenge: Companies are calling for labor. – It must pay to work, no matter how old you […]

  • Left: The elderly must be able to choose home help, cleaning and food

    Left: The elderly must be able to choose home help, cleaning and food

    The Liberal Party will concretely give the citizens a new, national “free choice guarantee”. A guarantee, which means that the money must follow the citizen. – We want to create a society where Danes to a much greater degree can choose what suits them exactly. This of course also applies to our elderly fellow citizens, […]

  • Skeptical hinterland has gained more faith in Ellemann

    Skeptical hinterland has gained more faith in Ellemann

    Despite the flight of members in the old agricultural party, the mood is turning, says Aage Ottosen, chairman of the voters’ association in Sdr. Vium. – In short, it indicates that the direction is heading towards something positive. That’s the mood here in the area. But it could not be worse either, says Ottosen. The […]

  • Ellemann has increased the confidence of the hinterland

    Ellemann has increased the confidence of the hinterland

    Despite the flight of members in the old agricultural party, the mood is turning, says Aage Ottosen, chairman of the voters’ association in Sdr. Vium. – In short, it indicates that the direction is heading towards something positive. That’s the mood here in the area. But it could not be worse either, says Ottosen. The […]

  • Teacher gets three years in prison for abusing student

    However, the trial court was convinced by the explanation from the girl, who arrived crying at the courthouse, writes Herning Folkeblad. The teacher is convicted of gross misuse of his age and experience. He was also mentally superior to the girl, the prosecutor has stressed. The teacher has denied that by sending messages and pictures […]

  • Two new prisons in case of knife murder in Herning

    Two young men have been remanded in custody on Wednesday in the case of a murder that was committed two months ago in Herning. They are accused of killing a 22-year-old man in early August in the central part of Herning, Central and West Jutland Police inform. At the hearing, the prosecution asked to have […]

  • DF and Støjberg will deport thousands of immigrants with a new law

    It writes Jyllands-Posten. Neither chairman Kristian Thulesen Dahl (DF) nor Inger Støjberg state how this should happen. But according to Thulesen Dahl, the structure of the Expulsion Act is a faithful copy of the Climate Act, where the climate has been replaced by foreigners. They estimate that this is 70 percent of a group of […]

  • The police are looking for a photo of a grooming man at an art museum

    Police on Wednesday chose to publish photos of a man aged 40-50 years. He is suspected of having groped a woman during an art installation at the art museum Heart in Herning. The art installation took place on September 4th. An artist from New York, Spencer Tunick, had gathered 200 naked men and women standing […]

  • Messerschmidt declares himself politically vibrant

    – The other day I saw a cartoon that showed me as a cat. It said that the cat has nine lives. – And the newspapers have only declared me politically dead three times, so I have six left, Messershcmidt says to the jubilant attendees at the annual meeting in Herning and continues: – And […]

  • Challenged Thulesen Dahl greeted by big applause at the annual meeting

    Challenged Thulesen Dahl greeted by big applause at the annual meeting

    – This is perhaps the very best welcome here in Herning I could get. It was damn fantastic, said a light puff Kristian Thulesen Dahl. The chairman has also done everything to make his pants green with those present in the congress center in Herning. As something to the first, the chairman sneaked in that […]

  • The assassination took place from Herning

    The assassination took place from Herning

    However, a coup attempt did not come. Pia Kjærsgaard emphasized that the situation is intolerable. And that the support for Kristian Thulesen Dahl does not necessarily last. But that it is not now that the knives must be drawn. – I’m really upset with the measurements we have. That’s sad. That development must and must […]

  • The Social Democrats are taking the oxygen from the DF

    The Social Democrats are taking the oxygen from the DF

    December 2015 marks the time when the Danish People’s Party was closest to becoming larger than the Social Democrats. At Voxmeter, the DF then stood at 22.5 percent of the vote, while the Social Democrats stood at 24.5 percent of the vote. And the Danish People’s Party was then on its way forward, while the […]

  • Messerschmidt warns red cards at more DF trouble

    After several days of silence, Deputy Chairman Morten Messerschmidt (DF) is now interfering in the party’s internal strife, which to that extent has marked the prelude to this weekend’s annual meeting. He does that on Facebook. Here he repeats chairman Kristian Thulesen Dahl’s message: A line must be drawn in the sand “, and after […]

  • 23 areas selected as possible nature national park

    23 areas selected as possible nature national park

    – Now the process starts in earnest with the selection of the last ten nature national parks on state land, where there will be public meetings in all 23 potential places and space for debate. In a nature national park, large mammals must be able to graze all year round surrounded by “old trees, recreated […]

  • Two men are remanded in custody after stabbing to death in Herning

    Two men, aged 21 and 23, charged with murder have been remanded in custody for four weeks. This was decided by a judge at a constitutional hearing at the Court in Herning on Wednesday, the prosecution at the Central and West Jutland Police informs. The police believe that the men were involved in the stabbing […]

  • The family fun is gone before the DF meeting in Herning

    The family fun is gone before the DF meeting in Herning

    Opinion polls remain mixed, deputy chairman and hope for the future Morten Messerschmidt has been convicted of EU fraud and forgery, and most recently an open conflict between members of the party’s 11-man main board has broken out. – The annual meeting is an obvious stage for a party leader to set a new agenda […]

  • Two men have been arrested and charged with stabbing to death in Herning

    A 21-year-old and a 22-year-old will have to face a judge on Wednesday morning at 10.00 when they are produced in constitutional interrogation at the Court in Herning charged with murder. The men are suspected of stabbing a 22-year-old man in the central part of Herning on the night of 5 August. The man died […]

  • Nye Borgerlige in Herning drops dyslexic city council candidate

    But now he has been asked not to line up anyway because he is dyslexic. – It hits me – at first with tears in my eyes. Then you get angry and disappointed, because they have given me false hopes, the young politician says to Herning Folkeblad. He says he was told by the party […]

  • A knife found in a sewer was probably used for murder in Herning

    – In a sewer in Museumsgade in Herning, the police have found a knife. All indications are that it is the crime weapon in a case where a 22-year-old was stabbed to death on the night of Thursday 5 August and shortly after died, the police write. The 22-year-old himself sounded the alarm to the […]

  • Roadtrip in Denmark – 5 unique places to experience

    Roadtrip in Denmark – 5 unique places to experience

    You have seen Copenhagen and all the major attractions. What now? Here are 5 lesser known places that give you a unique experience of what Denmark has to offer! Whether you rent a car or use public transport, these places are accessible and provide insight into Danish culture. Skagen – home of Grenen If you […]

  • Martin Henriksen seems to ignore the DF chairman’s reprimand

    Martin Henriksen seems to ignore the DF chairman’s reprimand

    The announcement comes after Martin Henriksen was put in place a few days ago by Kristian Thulesen Dahl and the rest of the DF management. This happened after Martin Henriksen had openly criticized the party’s line on foreign policy. Among other things, Kristian Thulesen Dahl said that “a few must learn to keep things internal”. […]

  • World champion with resin in the genes

    World champion with resin in the genes

    He grew up in a handball-loving family, and it was “more or less in the genes” that he should go that route, he says. After his time in SønderjyskE, he traveled south of the border to SG Flensburg-Handewitt. This collaboration has, among other things, offered several won championships for the handball player, who turns 30 […]

  • Killing of taxi driver gives imprisonment for 12 years and deportation

    The verdict against Sam Alimalayeri has been handed down by a jury in the Court in Herning. In addition to prison, the court has also decided to deport the 39-year-old man who is an Iranian citizen.

  • Imprisonment for 16 years for a drug factory near Hjallerup

    Both convicts already had experience with illegal drugs when they were exposed in an attempt to produce 56 kilos of amphetamine. Ricki Riis Kyndesen from Silkeborg has been imprisoned for 16 years, while Kim Ole Sørensen from Hjallerup has been sentenced to 14 years. The sanction includes a significant residual penalty from previous convictions. Thus, […]

  • Science Round-Up: Proof that dog owners love their pets more than cat owners

    Science Round-Up: Proof that dog owners love their pets more than cat owners

    Dogs have overtaken cats as Denmark’s most popular pet, according to a study from the University of Copenhagen. About 20 years ago, a study from Statistics Denmark showed that cats were the family’s favorite pet in Denmark. Now 20 and 14 percent of families own dogs and cats, respectively. In real numbers, it is about […]

  • Police are looking for a witness in a black car in a murder case from Herning

    Police are looking for a witness in a black car in a murder case from Herning

    In connection with a murder in Herning on Thursday night, the police would like to be in contact with the driver of a black Volvo-like car that was driving through the city center shortly before three o’clock at night. The Central and West Jutland Police write in a press release. Around 3 a.m., a 22-year-old […]

  • 22-year-old man killed by stab wounds in central Herning

    It is probably a showdown about drugs that is behind the fatal incident, the police assess. For the time being, everything indicates that this is an internal showdown in a group related to the drug environment in Herning, says Deputy Police Inspector Kristian Larsen, who is station manager for the local police in Herning, in […]

  • Central part of Herning cordoned off due to suspicious conditions

    In addition to several officers, an area by and around Smedegade in the city center has been cordoned off, the newspaper writes. It is in this area that the old bus terminal is located. Therefore, bus traffic in the city is affected. At the same time, the police inform on Twitter that train operations through […]

  • New Herning mayor on a difficult task in the Liberal Party’s capital

    New Herning mayor on a difficult task in the Liberal Party’s capital

    She is excited and humble, she says. Dorte West is aware of the great legacy she inherits from Lars Krarup, but she does not intend to try to imitate him. – I really do not want to think so much about lifting the legacy of Lars. I intend to continue the development that Herning Municipality […]

  • Three-year-old girl was found lifeless in lake – is out of a coma

    A three-year-old girl who was found lifeless in a lake at Sejs-Svejbæk over a week ago has woken up from a coma and appears to have escaped unharmed. It writes Herning Folkeblad, who has spoken with the girl’s grandfather Jørn Mikkelsen. – It is clear that we are very relieved, you are when something like […]

  • Three-year-old girl was found lifeless in lake: This is how she feels now

    Three-year-old girl was found lifeless in lake: This is how she feels now

    A three-year-old girl who was found lifeless in a lake at Sejs-Svejbæk over a week ago has woken up from a coma and appears to have escaped unharmed. It writes Herning Folkeblad, who has spoken with the girl’s grandfather Jørn Mikkelsen. – It is clear that we are very relieved, you are when something like […]

  • Man assaults an employee at a pizzeria in Herning with a knife

    This is what Allan Riis, duty officer at the Central and West Jutland Police, says early Sunday morning. – The perpetrator wanted to buy beer, but the employee refused to serve it to him. He left the scene and later returned with a knife, says the chief of guards. The employee has subsequently been sent […]

  • Daycare worker has been arrested in case of death of one-year-old child

    The daycare worker is accused of having shaken the girl and of hitting her with a so-called blunt object. She denies guilt, TV Midtvest informs. The woman is described by Herning Folkeblad as a former day care worker. At the end of November 2019, the girl’s usual day care worker was on holiday, and therefore […]

  • The day care worker is imprisoned in the case of the death of a one-year-old child

    The day care worker is imprisoned in the case of the death of a one-year-old child

    After a lengthy court hearing, a judge in the Court in Herning on Friday decided to remand the woman in custody for four weeks. It writes Herning Folkeblad. The daycare worker is accused of having shaken the girl and of hitting her with a so-called blunt object. She denies guilt, TV Midtvest informs. At the […]

  • A daycare worker has been arrested in a case of death of a one-year-old child

    A daycare worker has been arrested in a case of death of a one-year-old child

    The daycare worker is accused of having shaken the girl and of hitting her with a so-called blunt object. She denies guilt, TV Midtvest informs. The woman is described by Herning Folkeblad as a former day care worker. At the end of November 2019, the girl’s usual day care worker was on holiday, and therefore […]

  • SF requires new Central Jutland railway to agree

    – We demand to get a new railway from Aarhus to Silkeborg via Galten. When you talk about public transport, you almost always talk about the capital, but you forget that Denmark is more than just Copenhagen. – That is why we are adamant that a new railway here must be part of a future […]

  • Per Ørum will make a political comeback in Herning

    – I have a noble desire to help the municipality in the covid-19 crisis, which has hit hard, and I have experience from politics and 30 years as a citizen of Herning, I can draw on, says Per Ørum to Herning Folkeblad. Per Ørum sat in the Folketing for the Conservatives from 2005 to 2010, […]

  • SF in Central Jutland: Problems at Kærshovedgård must be solved

    SF in Central Jutland: Problems at Kærshovedgård must be solved

    In a press release, SF states that they first and foremost want to find a new location for the departure center. Otherwise, the 130 residents who would otherwise have been on Langeland will be divided so that they live around the country. And if that does not work, you will leave them at Kærshovedgård with […]

  • Brøndby finally returns to the top of the Super League

    Brøndby finally returns to the top of the Super League

    No accident this time Three years ago, Brøndby’s fans had persevered their team throws a seemingly certain title bid in dramatic fashion. But there was no accident for Brøndby today, when coach Niels Frederiksen, the team and the fans celebrated the final whistle with enormous enthusiasm (see the video below). The title was Brøndby’s 11th […]

  • For the first time, EL is setting up a front figure outside Copenhagen

    For the first time, EL is setting up a front figure outside Copenhagen

    It is political rapporteur Mai Villadsen’s (EL) own wish that the party becomes more broadly embracing, and then she herself is from the West Jutland station town Kibæk near Herning. She changes from North Zealand’s Storkreds to East Jutland. – I am proud that for the first time ever we are setting up our political […]

  • V-profile accuses Løkke of lying about the meeting in the basement

    V-profile accuses Løkke of lying about the meeting in the basement

    In a new book, the Liberal profile and the longtime mayor of Herning Lars Krarup goes to court with his former party colleague Lars Løkke Rasmussen. Krarup thus believes that Løkke has come up with a vertical lie about what actually happened during the Liberal Party’s dramatic main board meeting in 2014. It writes Ekstra […]

  • Sculptor Ingvar Cronhammar has died – 73 years old

    Sculptor Ingvar Cronhammar died Thursday morning, aged 73. It writes Herning Folkeblad. The artist was born in Hässleholm in northern Scania, but he has lived in Denmark since 1965. He graduated from the Aarhus Academy of Fine Arts and is behind the artwork “Elia” in Herning. Ingvar Cronhammar leaves behind a wife, three children and […]

  • Fatal accident on a sculpture in Herning gives a fine of 120,000 kroner

    A repairman died when he was hoisted down into one of the four pillars, which protrude 30 meters up. The 46-year-old’s employer, the forging company Filias A / S, is affected by the sanction. The violation consists of the repairman being hoisted down the pillar, even though he was in a so-called boatman’s chair, which […]

  • One great chain founder is dead

    One great chain founder is dead

    Until her death, Inger Grene was active in Søstrene Grene. Both as part of the board and the day-to-day operations. She grew up in Skjern and went to Copenhagen as a young woman to study interior design before settling in Aarhus. Before she and her husband started Søstrene Grene, they were active in other parts […]

  • One of the founders of Søstrene Grene has died

    One of the founders of Søstrene Grene has died

    Until her death, Inger Grene was active in Søstrene Grene. Both as part of the board and the day-to-day operations. She grew up in Skjern and went to Copenhagen as a young woman to study interior design before settling in Aarhus. Before she and her husband started Søstrene Grene, they were active in other parts […]

  • OVERVIEW: These festivals have been canceled

    Here is an overview of the festivals that have been canceled: * Jelling Music Festival: 20.-23. May. * Hot Rhythms: 27.-29. May. * Heartland Festival: 27.-29. May. * Herning Rocker: 28.-29. May. * Northside: 3-5. June. * Copenhell: 16.-19. June. * Tinderbox: 24.-26. June. * Wild Volcanoes: 29.-30. June. * Kløften Festival: 24.-26. June. * […]

  • Young man is cut with a knife during a fight in Herning

    Young man is cut with a knife during a fight in Herning

    The chief of guards does not know the exact extent of the 23-year-old’s injuries, but points out that the man himself could get up after the episode. – He is being treated at the hospital and operated on as it is now, says the chief of guards. The police received the report of the fight, […]

  • Teacher charged with raping 17-year-old student

    A 53-year-old teacher is accused of raping one of his 17-year-old students. On Sunday, he has been produced in constitutional interrogation at the Court in Viborg, where the judge has chosen to maintain the arrest for three days. It writes the regional media TV Midtvest. The fact that the arrest has been upheld means that […]

  • OVERVIEW: Coronas infection has closed eight parishes

    It was part of the reopening deal that fell into place last week. Now the government proposes that the rules can be relaxed, among other things by raising the latter two figures to 500 and 2.5 percent respectively. See here which parishes are currently affected by closure: * Fredens Sogn, Herning Municipality – closed since […]

  • FACTS: New parish hit by closure – get an overview here

    Over the past seven days, there must have been at least 20 cases of infection in the parish, the number of infected per 100,000 inhabitants is over 400, and the positive percentage is over two. It was part of the reopening deal that fell into place last week. See here which parishes and municipalities have […]

  • New national parks on the way in Denmark

    New national parks on the way in Denmark

    Expert input The three parks will be located in Almindingen on Bornholm, Stråsø between Herning and Holstebroand Tranum near Jammerbugt. In total, the three areas will cover over 7,300 hectares. Check out the map below for more details. The national parks are established on state-owned land and are prepared on the basis of several criteria […]

  • Jutland and Bornholm share three new nature national parks

    Jutland and Bornholm share three new nature national parks

    These are the areas Almindingen on Bornholm, Stråsø between Herning and Holstebro and Tranum by Jammerbugt. This is stated by the Ministry of the Environment in a press release. – Thousands of animal and plant species are in danger of extinction in Denmark. Here, new nature national parks are part of the answer to reversing […]

  • FACTS: New parish hit by closure – get an overview here

    Over the past seven days, there must have been at least 20 cases of infection in the parish, the number of infected per 100,000 inhabitants is over 400, and the positive percentage is over two. It was part of the reopening deal that fell into place last week. See here which parishes and municipalities have […]

  • Egedal ranked Denmark’s best municipality

    Egedal ranked Denmark’s best municipality

    No LOLs in Lolland Other notable were Herning (6.70), Odense (6.67), Viborg (6.54), Horsens (6.50), Køge (6.43), Randers (6.31), Vejle (6.26), Esbjerg (6.19), Aalborg (5.91), Helsingør ( 5.87) and Copenhagen (5.44). Copenhagen scored high in the parameters health, education and employment, but struggled in most other categories. Lolland Municipality had the dubious honor of placing […]

  • FACTS: These parishes are currently closed

    FACTS: These parishes are currently closed

    On Monday, an automatic model for closing down parishes with high infection rates came into force. Schools, leisure schemes and indoor cultural and sports life will be closed if the infection rates in a parish exceed three values. Over the past seven days, there must have been at least 20 cases of infection in the […]

  • FACTS: These parish areas are currently closed

    At the beginning of this week, a new model came into force, which makes it possible to make local closures of parishes or municipalities with too high an infection. This means, among other things, that schools and leisure institutions must remain closed. Here is an overview of who is currently affected. * Hvirring Parish, Hedensted […]

  • Gliders have crashed in Central Jutland

    Gliders have crashed in Central Jutland

    He was conscious, the chief of security at the Central and West Jutland Police informs. It was at 15.55 that the police received the report of the accident on Holtumvej between Herning and Brande. Near the accident site is Svæveflycenter Arnborg. The cause of the crash must now be clarified by the AIBN, which has […]

  • Sculpture of the cursed: Order for two companies after the recent death of the Herning artwork

    Sculpture of the cursed: Order for two companies after the recent death of the Herning artwork

    The Danish Working Environment Authority has issued injunctions to two companies that are considered responsible for not providing adequate protection to a repairman who died after being placed in a pipe on the ‘Elia’ sculpture in the middle of Jutland on 23 March. Specifically, the authority criticized the crane supplier Bo Nielsen and the maintenance […]

  • People flee by car after a shooting incident near Herning

    On Saturday shortly before midnight, several shots were fired with a rifle in Snejbjerg, which is a suburb of Herning. This is stated by duty officer Simon Skelkjær at the Central and West Jutland Police on Sunday morning. There are no immediate reports of injuries, and neither the motive nor the group of people involved […]

  • Repairman died of his injuries in the sculpture chimney

    Repairman died of his injuries in the sculpture chimney

    The repairman was lowered into one of the “Elias” chimneys with a crane. During the demolition, he sustained such serious injuries that he ended up dying from them, the autopsy shows. The police will not say what types of injuries were involved. The report of the episode was received by the police on Tuesday at […]

  • Repairman died of his injuries in sculpture in Herning

    Something suggests that it was on the trip down the chimney that it went wrong. It was the injuries in connection with the demolition that ended up being fatal for the 46-year-old. The Central and West Jutland Police inform this after receiving the result from the autopsy. The police would not say in more detail […]

  • Drug lord gets 16 years in prison in case of amphetamine

    Drug lord gets 16 years in prison in case of amphetamine

    A delivery of three kilos of amphetamine at a rest area near Aarhus in September 2019 was the starting point for a comprehensive investigation that unraveled a larger drug network. The preliminary culmination of the case came on Friday at the Court in Aarhus, where nine men were sentenced to long prison terms for their […]

  • Therefore, Stig Tøftning must walk 167 kilometers

    Therefore, Stig Tøftning must walk 167 kilometers

    The former national team player in football, Stig Tøftning, has lost a bet. That is why he is currently embarking on a longer walk – 167 kilometers from his home in Aarhus and to the border. A trip that is meant to take six days. The long walk was due to Stig Tøftning back in […]

  • Repairman is dead in chimney on sculpture

    Repairman is dead in chimney on sculpture

    A repairman was declared dead on Tuesday night after he was stuck inside a 30 meter high chimney in the art installation “Elia” in Herning. This is stated by the Central and West Jutland Police in a press release shortly after 11 pm. During the evening, the police tried to get the man out of […]

  • Repairman is trapped in the chimney of giant sculpture

    The huge sculpture “Elia” was designed by the artist Ingvar Cronhammar and is located at the Herning Art Museum. It consists of a metal dome and four hollow columns – or the chimneys, if you will. It is inside one of these chimneys that the man is trapped. – We do not know what happened. […]

  • Couple stole 500 packages in 29 Jutland cities

    Couple stole 500 packages in 29 Jutland cities

    At the beginning of 2020, the Central and West Jutland Police received a string of reports of thefts from parcel boxes at, among other places, grocery stores and petrol stations. Sales advertisements led investigators at the local police in Herning on the trail of a 33-year-old woman and a 36-year-old man from the Skive area, […]

  • A quarter of parents against their teens are regularly tested for coronavirus testing

    A quarter of parents against their teens are regularly tested for coronavirus testing

    A quarter of parents do not support having their teens tested regularly so they can resume school, according to an Epinion survey conducted for DR between March 1 and 5. Parents of school children over the age of ten were asked if they would let their youngest child be tested, and a quarter were either […]

  • Family had to jump for life before collision

    Family had to jump for life before collision

    Two motorists escape without life-threatening injuries after a violent traffic accident in Silkeborg on Sunday evening. The Central and West Jutland Police write this on Twitter. The accident happened at 19.05 at the intersection between Frederiksberggade and Lyngbygade. Here, according to police information, a 39-year-old man was driving in front of a red light at […]

  • A large Fanø: New index ranks Denmark’s nature

    A large Fanø: New index ranks Denmark’s nature

    Not bad for CPH Other notables included Copenhagen as number 27, Aalborg (33), Herning (37), Gentofte (45), Esbjerg (69), Århus (77) and Odense (87). Three municipalities in Copenhagen finished at the bottom, with Rødovre (7) finishing last behind Frederiksberg (8) and Glostrup (10). The ranking is based on the percentage of land covered by urban […]

  • 21-year-old on crutches assaulted by three men with clubs and knife

    This is stated by duty officer Jesper Brøndum from Central and West Jutland Police. The perpetrators remain at large. The victim has not been very communicative, but he has explained that he was sitting in a smoking shed in front of the entrance to the hospital, where he had to be looked after due to […]

  • 17 people are fined for partying in a motorcycle club in Holstebro

    17 people are fined for partying in a motorcycle club in Holstebro

    17 people who held a party in a motorcycle club in Holstebro, have on Saturday night been charged with violating the assembly ban. This is stated by duty officer Simon Skelkjær at the Central and West Jutland Police on Saturday morning. The 17 people, who are aged 25 to 54, are all facing fines of […]

  • FACTS: Seven have been hit by police shots since June

    Here are the other cases where police officers have hit civilians with service weapons since last summer: * February 11: In Herning, a 61-year-old man was wounded by gunfire during an arrest operation. It happened when he raised a weapon against the police. * November 4: At Tuse Næs near Holbæk, a 44-year-old man was […]

  • FACTS: Municipalities in three regions open up for nursing home visits

    Below you can see which municipalities have opened the nursing homes for visits. * Central Jutland Region: Favrskov, Lemvig, Ringkøbing-Skjern, Samsø, Skive, Struer and Viborg. * The region of northern Jutland: Læsø and Rebild. * South Denmark Region: Nordfyns and Ærø. Previously, the municipalities of Herning, Tønder and Bornholm made it possible to visit the […]

  • Nursing homes in 11 municipalities open for visits

    Nursing homes in 11 municipalities open for visits

    – When an order is revoked, it is always done on the basis of a concrete, individual and health professional assessment, the Danish Agency for Patient Safety informs. These are seven municipalities in the Central Jutland Region, two municipalities in the North Jutland Region and Nordfyn Municipality and Ærø Municipality in the Region of Southern […]

  • The High Court affirms: 13 years in prison for nudity murder

    The Western High Court has upheld the district court’s sentence of 13 years in prison for Rasmus Stærk and Jan Weng Jensen, who beat a 47-year-old man to death at Skjern Enge near Tarm. This is stated by the Western High Court in a press release. The two men had assaulted the 47-year-old because they […]

  • The murder of a haulier in Gullestrup is coming to court this summer

    The murder of a haulier in Gullestrup is coming to court this summer

    Last summer, the 51-year-old haulier Peter Schnack was found killed with several stab wounds in his home in Gullestrup near Herning. The prosecution has now filed charges against a man and a woman in the case, which will begin at the Court in Herning on 24 June. This is stated by the Central and West […]

  • Well-known politician stops

    Well-known politician stops

    At 11.45, the Unity List has invited to a press conference on a “reconstitution in the Unity List’s parliamentary group”. The Unity List has neither chairman nor political leader like other parties. So the post of political rapporteur is the most influential in the party. It is, for example, the party’s political spokesperson who represents […]

  • Vaccination gets off to a bad start: Citizens have not been summoned

    On Tuesday, Denmark began vaccinating citizens outside nursing homes, but in the Central Jutland Region it did not go according to plan. The thousands of citizens who were to be vaccinated on Tuesday and Wednesday have not been summoned at all. It writes Aarhus Stiftstidende. The vaccines had otherwise arrived, and the staff was ready […]

  • FACTS: 5 out of 35 test centers have test times within 24 hours

    – Copenhagen Airport: 6 days (4). – Valby: 6 days (1). – Ballerup: 6 days (1). – Taastrup 7 days (0). – Hillerød: 6 days (3). – Bornholm: 6 days (1). * Central Jutland Region: – Aarhus: 5 days (0). – Aarhus 2: 5 days (1). – Herning: 6 days (1). – Holstebro: 5 days […]

  • Two regions receive assistance from the Armed Forces and preparedness for coronatest

    – Therefore, we are really happy that we have the opportunity to get assistance, says regional chairman Heino Knudsen (S), Region Zealand. There is generally a large demand for test centers across the country to be tested for coronavirus. At the same time, the capacity is continuously expanded so that more and more tests can […]

  • FACTS: These are the current waiting times for coronatest

    – Copenhagen Airport: 4 days (3). – Valby: 4 days (3). – Ballerup: 4 days (1). – Taastrup 4 days (2). – Hillerød: 4 days (3). – Bornholm: 0 days (0). * Central Jutland Region: – Aarhus: 12 days (0). – Herning: 2 days (0). – Holstebro: 1 day (0). – Horsens 4 days (0). […]

  • The oldest Dane ever died – 112 years

    The oldest Dane ever, the 112-year-old Karla Lindholm Jensen from Herning, passed away on Thursday. Her family informs Herning Folkeblad. With a baptism certificate from 1908, she could in November 2019 call herself the longest living Dane. According to Herning Folkeblad, this was a status that she herself took with great ease. Karla Lindholm Jensen […]

  • Ghost driver on Herningmotorvejen triggered a fatal accident

    Ghost driver on Herningmotorvejen triggered a fatal accident

    Two men lost their lives late Tuesday night when a ghost driver drove out on the Herning motorway near Harlev west of Aarhus. The accident, which was reported on Tuesday at 22.02, was triggered by a 41-year-old man from the Herning area, who was driving west on the eastbound lane. Here he had a collision […]

  • OVERVIEW: Five men are accused of giving and receiving bribes

    Here you can read about the main characters of the case. * A 51-year-old man from Aarhus. He was employed by the company Kemp & Lauritzen. He is accused of bribing two former employees of the Ministry of Defense’s Property Agency. * The 51-year-old is also accused of mandate fraud of a particularly serious nature […]

  • Ellemann set the course and gave Mette F. a wide side

    Ellemann set the course and gave Mette F. a wide side

    It should have been a speech for about 2000 leftists in Jyske Bank Boxen in Herning. But the party’s national meeting, which otherwise should have marked the Liberal Party’s 150th anniversary, has long since become…