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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • SMA: 45-year-old male dies from Covid-19.
    • Spider came to the garden to keep watch on the day of the scream.
    • Follow the transmission of the SMA Cry of Independence from home.
    • Sally brings 100-mph winds as it rumbles into U.S. Gulf Coast.
    • Wildfires in Oregon and California.
    • Mexico will search for bodies of miners and extract coal from the mine.
    • Underpass will transform San Miguel de Allende: Villarreal.
    • Art studio looking for local artists with a taste for contemporary painting.
    • Covid point man defends strategy, claims ‘sabotage’ by political and other groups.
    • They will attend to points of risk due to rains in San Miguel de Allende.
    • How to obtain the certificate “Primero la Salud” for your establishment.
    • Job numbers move up for first time since February; 92,000 recovered in August.
    • Risky Decisions or Decisions with Risk? Living in the Murky Middle of COVID-19.
    • Self-help techniques.
    • Other Coronavirus News.
    • More News.
    • Wear a mask.
    • Magic cat.

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    Peso: 1 USD = 21.06 MXN. 1 CAD = 16.01 MXN.
    Weather: 56F - 71F - 57F; 13C - 22C - 14C; 25%.
    (morning low - daytime high - overnight low; chance of precipitation).
    Peso and weather are static snapshots from early this morning. Click the links for the latest.
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    SMA: 45-year-old male dies from Covid-19.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. - A 45-year-old man died as a result of Covid-19, the victim did not suffer from comorbidities. Currently in San Miguel de Allende there are 94 active cases of Covid-19, since March, 483 people have tested positive for the coronavirus, of which 365 people have recovered.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.

    Spider came to the garden to keep watch on the day of the scream.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - Today in the main garden the vigilant spider of the Municipal Public Security Secretariat dawned, this one that has walked all over the city, previously it walked through the exit to Dolores, before at the Exit to Celaya and at the Sapasma roundabout, ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Follow the transmission of the SMA Cry of Independence from home.
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    * The ceremony will be held behind closed doors from 9:40 pm; Access to the first square of the city will be restricted. San Miguel de Allende, Gto., September 14, 2020.- San Miguel de Allende will be able to follow the Cry of Independence ceremony from home; the broadcast will start at 9:40 pm ...
    SMA Government (sp) | English.

    Sally brings 100-mph winds as it rumbles into U.S. Gulf Coast.
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    Hurricane Sally drew closer to the U.S. Gulf Coast on Tuesday morning, bringing heavy rains and surging water ahead of its expected landfall as a Category 2 hurricane, with the chance of further strengthening possible. ...

    It could wallop the Mississippi and Alabama coasts on Tuesday with devastating winds of up to 110 mph, on the cusp of becoming a Category 3 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale of intensity, the NHC said.
    Reuters

    Fire crews are doing 'good work' to contain raging wildfires in Oregon and California. Now it's the weather's turn to help.
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    Thousands of people impacted by severe fires in southern Oregon and northern California could get some relief in the coming days. If the weather cooperates.

    Fires have ravaged the West over the last week, decimating small communities and destroying hundreds of homes. While a longer, hotter, more destructive fire season has become the norm on the West Coast, the last week was notable because of the number of fires blazing in urban areas, threatening what were previously considered "safe" communities.

    It is particularly bad in Oregon, where more than 1 million acres are burning statewide. Ten deaths have been reported, and two small towns have been wiped out close to the state's border with California.
    USA Today

    Mexico will search for bodies of miners and extract coal from the mine.
    The government of Mexico agreed on Monday with representatives of the families of the 63 miners buried in northern Mexico in 2006 that the rescue work on the bodies will begin "immediately" and that the Federal Commission de Electricidad (CFE) will take advantage of these works to extract coal from that place. ...

    In the early morning of February 19, 2006, there was an explosion at the Pasta de Conchos mine, in the northern state of Coahuila, when 73 miners were on duty. Eight were rescued beaten and seriously burned; the rest died. Only the bodies of two of them were recovered.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Underpass will transform San Miguel de Allende: Villarreal.
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    It will improve access to the city through fast and safe transfers.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Art studio looking for local artists with a taste for contemporary painting.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - 'Axolotl' Art Studio San Miguel de Allende, is a space in the San Antonio neighborhood with three main components: an art studio, where there are currently people producing (painting) with the corresponding health measures, a reading bazaar, and a cafe.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Covid point man defends strategy, claims ‘sabotage’ by political and other groups.
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    The government's coronavirus czar has defended the response to the pandemic, saying that the strategy has been the technically correct one.
    Mexico News Daily

    They will attend to points of risk due to rains in San Miguel de Allende.
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    According to the director of Civil Protection, Josafat Enríquez, the previous rains that have occurred in the municipality have not caused damage to the municipality, however, it is expected that in the month of September the rains will be constant.
    Atención San Miguel

    How to obtain the certificate “Primero la Salud” for your establishment.
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    In view of the program to reactivate the economy of the municipality of San Miguel de Allende, establishments require the “Primer la Salud” seal granted by the county.
    Atención San Miguel

    Job numbers move up for first time since February; 92,000 recovered in August.
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    A total of 1,117,584 formal sector positions were lost between March and July as the coronavirus and its restrictions took a heavy toll.
    Mexico News Daily

    Risky Decisions or Decisions with Risk? Living in the Murky Middle of COVID-19.
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    It’s the beginning of September and the past six months have been a rollercoaster of fear, anxiety, awareness, learning, and most of all compromise. A season of new rules and then bending the rules.
    Atención San Miguel

    Self-help techniques.
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    You said in a previous column that there are different self-help techniques for anxiety reduction. I could use some help with my anxiety. Can you please discuss some of these?
    Atención San Miguel
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    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information
    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information.
    Lastest updates:
    Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mexico City, Mexico (September 11, 2020).
    Subject: Mexico Travel Advisory – Level 3: Reconsider Travel – U.S. Embassy Mexico City (September 8, 2020).
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    Seasonal Flu Shots
    From the COVID FB SMA page
    (It is a public page; you do NOT need to be a Facebook member to read)

    Part 1: About Seasonal Flu and Influenza Vaccines
    Part 2: Types of Flu Vaccines
    Part 3: Flu Vaccine Availability in SMA
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    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
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    List of Health First Certified Establishments.
    Portal | Direct link to list of Certified Establishments | Certified Hotels | Gyms, spas, clubs, sports centers.
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