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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • INAH ordered the municipality to return Montes de Oca street as it was ...
    • GTO will insist on buying its own vaccines against Covid-19.
    • Last days to collect Voting Credential.
    • GTO registers increase in deaths and infections of Covid-19.
    • In Avenida La Luz they break the pavement again.
    • Adobe Flash Has Died.
    • San Miguel Poetry Café Presents “Alaska Voices”.
    • Man dies on public highway due to alleged respiratory problem.
    • They arrest 'El Taz' alleged murderer of deputy Juan Antonio Acosta.
    • CanSino's second batch of COVID-19 vaccines, packaged in Querétaro, has already been delivered.
    • Second dose vaccines arrive for five municipalities; first for Purísima.
    • More than 800 thousand Pfizer vaccines will arrive in Mexico in the coming days.
    • Mexico says no plans for now to limit AstraZeneca vaccine after UK guidance.
    • Mexican private doctors say they've been left out of COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
    • UK variant of COVID-19 is now most common strain in United States: CDC.
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    INAH ordered the municipality to return Montes de Oca street as it was and they are not obeying, the planters are still there.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - A month has passed, that the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) granted permission to the municipality to continue with the remodeling of the street "Montes de Oca", although already with some changes in the project that they planned to do.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Guanajuato will insist on buying its own vaccines against Covid-19.
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    Pfizer or Johnson & Johnson would be the laboratories that could sell the vaccines against Covid-19 to Guanajuato, in order to advance in the vaccination of more people in the state.

    This was reported by the governor of Guanajuato, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo, who said that, although they continue in talks with those laboratories to sell them vaccines, there is still no positive response in this regard.

    “We continue with the idea of ​​buying vaccines, right now people aged 60 and over are being vaccinated and we are going to need to vaccinate the entire population, but there is no answer yet, we hope that soon we can have a favorable response."
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Last days to collect Voting Credential.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- The National Electoral Institute (INE) Guanajuato encourages citizens who requested a procedure to obtain or update their Voting Credential, to go to the Citizen Service Module to collect it and with it, participate in the next elections.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Registers an increase in cases of deaths and infections of Covid-19.
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    The Secretariat of Health of Guanajuato announced that the entity registered an increase in deaths from coronavirus and new positive cases, it was announced that the state added 14 deaths and 194 new infections of the disease in the last 24 hours. ...

    Of the 14 most recent deaths, León contributed two, Irapuato two, Cortazar two, Abasolo one, Celaya one, Dolores Hidalgo one, Guanajuato one, San Diego de la Unión one, San Miguel de Allende one, Silao one and Uriangato one death.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    For forgetfulness in Avenida La Luz they break the pavement again.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The works on Avenida La Luz are a scandal, at the beginning they left the drainage open and exposed to the neighbors, the water problems since they started with the machines, and now, it is already paved and again they are breaking the sidewalk.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Adobe Flash Has Died.
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    Originally created in 1995, Flash Player, better known as Micromedia Flash and later as Adobe Flash, was a significant innovation that brought graphics.
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    San Miguel Poetry Café Presents “Alaska Voices”.
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    Man dies on public highway due to alleged respiratory problem.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., April 7, 2021.- On Wednesday morning, an unidentified person died due to possible bronchial aspiration problems, the man was found in an establishment located on Conspirators Boulevard.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.

    They arrest 'El Taz' alleged murderer of deputy Juan Antonio Acosta.
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    The Attorney General of the State of Guanajuato, the Secretary of State Public Security, the National Guard and the Army, in a tactical intervention with an arrest warrant, captured JUAN CARLOS “N” alias “El Taz”, in the municipality of Juventino Rosas.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    CanSino's second batch of COVID-19 vaccines, packaged in Querétaro, has already been delivered.
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    The Mexican Foreign Ministry reported that the Drugmex laboratory packaged 434,830 doses
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Second dose vaccines arrive for five municipalities; first for Purísima.
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    During this week the vaccines will arrive for six municipalities, said the health secretary, Daniel Alberto Díaz Martínez, who stressed that according to the information from the coordinator of the Corridors brigade, Colonel Enrique Jiménez Chavarría, of a second dose for Ocampo, San Diego de la Unión, Silao, Cuerámaro, San Francisco del Rincón and Manuel Doblado and to start vaccination for the first time in the municipality of Purísima.
    Periodico Correo (sp) | English.

    More than 800 thousand Pfizer vaccines will arrive in Mexico in the coming days.
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    Shipments are expected to arrive on the day assigned to the Mexico City International Airport
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Mexico says no plans for now to limit AstraZeneca vaccine after UK guidance.
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    Mexico's drug regulator said on Wednesday it has no current plans to limit use of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 shot after Britain's vaccine advisory committee cited safety concerns over its use in people under age 30.

    Mexico’s drug regulator, Cofepris, said in a statement that it was investigating the information raised by Britain’s Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) and awaiting further input from Mexico’s counterpart.

    “At this time, Cofepris does not plan to limit the use of AstraZeneca vaccines to any age or group,” the statement said.
    Reuters

    Mexican private doctors say they've been left out of COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
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    Mexico's private healthcare personnel are protesting being left out of the government's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, just as the country braces for a potential third wave of infections.
    Reuters

    UK variant of COVID-19 is now most common strain in United States: CDC.
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    The highly contagious variant of COVID-19 first discovered in the United Kingdom has become the most common strain of the virus in the United States as cases continue to climb, a top U.S. health official said on Wednesday.
    Reuters
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    GTO Vaccination News
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    Guanajuato Government (spanish pdf file).
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    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
    Last updated March 9, 2021.
    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
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    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information
    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information.
    Lastest updates:
    • SMA Consular Agent Passport Renewal Program (March 26, 2021).
    • Message for U.S. Citizens – Change in Availability of American Citizen Services (March 19, 2021)
    • Passport Services **NEW: ADULT RENEWAL DROP-OFF PROGRAM** (March 2021)
    • Health and Security Alert – Spring Break 2021 (March 4, 2021)
    • Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mexico City, Mexico (March 4, 2021)
    • COVID-19 Information for U.S. Citizens in Mexico Last updated: [01/26/21].
    • Health Alert – COVID-19 Testing Requirement for Air Travel (January 14, 2021).
    • Status of U.S. Consular Operations in Mexico in Light of COVID-19 (Updated November 25, 2020).
    • Video: U. S. Consular Agent. Ericka Montez Ruiz, Midday Rotary Club of San Miguel de Allende Oct 13.
    • SMA Consular Agency resuming limited in person services by October 13 (Posted October 10, 2020).
    • Subject: Mexico Travel Advisory – Level 3: Reconsider Travel – U.S. Embassy Mexico City (September 8, 2020).
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    COVID-19 Home and Care Guide
    COVID-19 Medical Information for San Miguel de Allende Mexico
    Up-to-date information regarding the current coronavirus. Learn about how to protect yourself and your family from COVID-19, and what to do if you experience symptoms.
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  • Bob Broughton
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    The article about the private doctors not getting COVID vaccinations is true. This applies to those low-cost doctors at the pharmacies such as Similares, who see a lot of people on a daily basis.
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