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    119 drivers are penalized for not using face masks and for overcrowding in their units.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. –The Ministry of Public Security, through the Transportation Department, sanctioned 119 drivers of public transportation, in the month of July, for not using mask covers and for overcrowding in the units. Likewise, they disabled 9 trucks for not having updated documentation. The Directorate of Transportation, by Law ...
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) July 31, 2020 9:30 pm | English.

    He ran with a knife in his hand down Guadalupe Avenue, when he was arrested they found drugs.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. - Haniel was running down Guadalupe Avenue with a knife in hand when Public Security officials observed him, when he was found they found blue powder and clonazepam pills, he was arrested. The Secretary of Public Security of San Miguel de Allende reported that at 05: 33 hours later, when he was still reading "He ran with a knife in his hand down Guadalupe Avenue, when they arrested him they found drugs"
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) July 31, 2020 8:27 pm | English.

    They train future transits in a gender perspective.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. –Treating people with gender equality, avoiding stereotypes and re-victimization, are the main objectives of the Basic Workshop on Gender given by the Director of the Municipal Institute for Attention to Women (IMAM), Cinthya Sifuentes aimed at 14 future elements of transit. “To transits a ...
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) July 31, 2020 4:49 pm | English.

    They unite to donate face masks to the people of San Miguel.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. - Red Cross paramedics delivered 600 face masks, the volunteers teamed up with Covid-19 SMA and Mask 4 You (Covers for you) to deliver 600 pieces to the Sanmiguelenses. The accessories were delivered to three strategic points: Plaza Luciérnaga, Plaza Cívica, and near the Mercado San Juan de Dios. ...
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) July 31, 2020 4:24 pm | English.

    Dulce's alleged feminicide arrested.
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    Irapuato, Gto. - The State Attorney General's Office announces the arrest of Iván, accused of the femicide of the young Dulce, who was found dead last Sunday in an irrigation canal on the outskirts of the municipality of Irapuato. In the next few hours the accused will be brought before the Judge where they will be formalized. ...
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) July 31, 2020 8:40 am | English.

    In operation with the Navy, Sedena, the Prosecutor's Office and state security capture a criminal gang in Moroleón.
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    MOROLEÓN, GTO.- Nine members of a criminal group that operated in Moroleón, were arrested in a joint operation between elements of the Prosecutor's Office, the National Guard, the Navy, Sedena and the Guanajuato Security Secretariat. Among the detainees are 2 women and 7 men, who were assured of long and short weapons, cartridges, a ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 11:33 pm | English.

    Two Governors demarcate letter against Gatell; one says that 'neither saw it' and the other that neither of the Alliance is.
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    CDMX.- After disclosing a letter supposedly signed by 10 governors who ask for the resignation of the Undersecretary of Prevention and Promotion of Health, Hugo López-Gatell, Javier Corral, of Chihuahua and Francisco Domínguez, of Querétaro, they refused to endorse said letter. The Government of Chihuahua through a tweet announced ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 9:19 pm | English.

    250 drivers of public transport are fined for not wearing a mask or wearing a seat.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- For keeping the doors of their unit open, for driving at an illegal speed and for using the face mask and setting the example among their passengers, 250 drivers of the public transport in San Miguel de Allene they will have to pay a fine. It was in the month of July, during the ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 8:21 pm | English.

    10 Governors, including Diego Sinhué, request the departure of Hugo López-Gatell.
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    CDMX.- The 10 governors of the Federalist Alliance, the same ones who arrived a week ago in Guanajuato and participated in the party organized by Siego Sinhué in the former Hacienda San Gabriel de Barrera and where the Durango gave positive to COVID, joined their spirits and his signature to ask the federal government for ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 5:42 pm | English.

    In presidency, 17 municipal employees have been infected by Covid.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - In the municipal presidency, the coronavirus has so far infected 17 municipal employees, of which 6 are active. Before the arrival of the virus in San Miguel de Allende, different filters were placed, in the presidency 7 sanitizing tunnels were placed in each of the ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 1:24 pm | English.

    Volunteers give 600 face masks to Sanmiguelenses.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The volunteers of the Red Cross San Miguel de Allende, in collaboration with Covid-19 SMA and Mask 4 You (Covers for you), delivered 600 pieces of face masks to Sanmiguelenses. The accessories were delivered to three strategic points: Plaza Luciérnaga, Plaza Cívica, and near the Mercado San Juan de ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 12:23 pm | English.

    Constructora San Sebastián has everything under control at the Puente Deprimido project: SICOM.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - There have been several occasions when the overpass work that is being built in the Libramiento Manuel Zavala, in the area where the "El Pípila" roundabout used to be, was affected by the rains, as the ditches were filled with water, which causes ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 11:04 am | English.

    Government of San Miguel de Allende rents the traffic lights to 2 finance companies; pays $ 1.9 million pesos per month.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- If you saw that at times we saw that the traffic lights they install on the San Miguel de Allende cruises do have a different color than red and at times it turned green, we warn you that it was only a test and there is no date so that one day they can be thrown ...
    News San Miguel (sp) July 31, 2020 9:38 am | English.

    Basic gender: imam workshop with which they train future transits.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., July 28, 2020.- Treating people with gender equality, avoiding stereotypes and re-victimization, are the main objectives of the Basic Gender Workshop given by the Director of the Municipal Institute of Attention to Women (IMAM), Cinthya Sifuentes addressed to the 14 future elements ...
    SMA Government (sp) July 31, 2020 10:18 am | English.

    Return of Weddings—a Boon for the Economy.
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    The wedding industry sees the revival of wedding ceremonies as a ray of hope for the economy. On July 22, the city council approved the reactivation of weddings, but with restrictions. One is that initially weddings will have a maximum capacity of 60 people,

    La entrada Return of Weddings—a Boon for the Economy se publicó primero en Atención San Miguel.
    Atención San Miguel July 31, 2020 12:10 pm

    What can we do now?
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    Adriana Flores and Concepción Fuentes are two seamstresses who make costumes for the Locos parade, wedding and quinceañera gowns, and uniforms. When their work ceased because of the pandemic, they asked the obvious question—what do we do now? For Chris McCaskill and Yolanda Fuentes del Río, the answer was obvious—let’s make face masks.

    La entrada What can we do now? se publicó primero en Atención San Miguel.
    Atención San Miguel July 31, 2020 6:00 am

    Capital to remain at orange virus risk level, though feds had proposed going red.
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    The coronavirus risk level will remain at “orange light” high in Mexico City next week, although the federal government had _FULL STORY_
    Mexico News Daily July 31, 2020 5:48 pm

    Some states proceed with virtual classrooms but for many the school year is on hold.
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    The 2020-21 school year looks set to be like no other as the coronavirus pandemic forces state governments to rethink how education will be delivered.
    Mexico News Daily July 31, 2020 5:32 pm

    AMLO says he will start using a face mask when there’s no corruption.
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    It might be a long, long time before President López Obrador wears a face mask to protect himself and others from Covid-19.
    Mexico News Daily July 31, 2020 4:00 pm

    Odontologist, engineer design suit for protection against coronavirus.
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    An odontologist and a biomedical engineer created the Covid-19 protection suit for dentists, orthodontists and others who treat people’s teeth.
    Mexico News Daily July 31, 2020 12:50 pm

    Virus stoplight still a source of irritation between health minister and governors.
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    Some governors clashed with Hugo López-Gatell on Thursday over proposed changes to the federal government's coronavirus “stoplight” system.
    Mexico News Daily July 31, 2020 12:00 pm

    In Forum they promote the creation of Law that strengthens the wine activity.
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    July 31, 2020 By: Gladis Padrón Bautista San Miguel de Allende, Gto.- They seek to strengthen the Vitivinicultural activity of Guanajuato with the initiative of a Law that strengthens this sector that generates 1,500 direct jobs; Guanajuato is a national reference when occupying the 4th place in Mexico with 350 hectares of grapes for wine, divided ...
    TV Independencia (sp) July 31, 2020 8:41 pm | English.

    Reports of child abuse decrease during the contingency in San Miguel de Allende.
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    July 31, 2020 By: Ana Barrón San Miguel de Allende, Gto.- The running of the bulls has had enough of many and with it the emotions are on the surface and while we announced that the authorities indicated that during this period domestic violence had increased , especially towards women, what fell were ...
    TV Independencia (sp) July 31, 2020 5:37 pm | English.

    Dolores Hidalgo has 301 confirmed cases of coronavirus and there are now 26 registered deaths.
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    Friday, July 31, 2020 Mario González The inhabitants of the Cradle of National Independence remember little when the coronavirus pandemic began, those days when they announced the start of a quarantine and the fear we had as a society when we learned that one or perhaps two cases would arise ...
    TV Independencia (sp) July 31, 2020 5:36 pm | English.

    Intense mobility increases contagion.
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    With 613 confirmed cases, as well as 31 other deaths from Covid-19
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) July 31, 2020 8:10 pm | English.

    Diego Sinhue joins López-Gatell's resignation request.
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    Failed health strategy, its responsibility, they point out
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) July 31, 2020 5:20 pm | English.

    Guanajuato exceeds 1,300 deaths from Covid-19.
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    10 municipalities accumulate the majority of infections registered in the state
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) July 31, 2020 8:53 am | English.

    Municipal Services Asks to Identify Covid-19 Contaminated Garbage.
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    It is urgent that the population become aware to respond to the protocols of the health contingency
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) July 31, 2020 6:00 am | English.

    2 thousand Guanajuato remain on a transplant waiting list.
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    Following the pandemic, the service was suspended to avoid risk of death.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) July 31, 2020 6:00 am | English.

    Created August 01, 2020 4:10 am for articles since July 31, 2020 3:10 am.
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    As a special bonus for reading this far in the Morning News, here's a link to a new news site with hundreds of articles every day. Hundreds might be TMI (too much information), so here is a simple entry point to see SMA news:
    News Wire Mexico: SMA.
    You can use the filters on that same page to see different news on various topics. The page you are reading now is static, but the page at News Wire Mexico is updated dozens of times every day -- check back for the latest SMA news.

    This is brand new, so you may run into some issues. If you try it, please let me know what you think and if you ran into any problems trying to use it or if you have any questions. Leave a comment or email me at . -- Glenn
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