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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • Vaccines announced for next week to adults over 50 years of age in three municipalities of GTO including SMA.
    • Guanajuato International Film Festival will go on this year.
    • About 3 thousand doctors remain to receive anti-COVID vaccines in GTO.
    • Hoteliers slowly recovering from the pandemic, registering 40% occupancy.
    • This was the beginning of face-to-face classes at the NWL College.
    • Quintana Roo on cusp of going red on coronavirus stoplight map.
    • Five more Guanajuatoans die from coronavirus.
    • Via Organica.
    • Join the campaign 'Responsible Adoption, Pet with Plaquita' of Patitas de Humanidad.
    • GTO Vaccination News
    • Looking for a vaccine appointment in the US?
    • Other Coronavirus News.
    • More News.
    • Dear diary.

    How to register for the Covid Vaccine in Mexico - Now Open for 50+ year olds and pregnant women.

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    For the latest SMA News 24/7 visit News Wire Mexico: SMA. Updated every 30 minutes.
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    GTO Vaccination News
    For more information on the Vaccinations in GTO see News Wire Mexico and select the location GTO and category Health or click this link News Wire Mexico: GTO, Health.

    GTO Official registry of health professionals for Covid-19 vaccination programming. Including private doctors.
    GTO Teacher vaccination portal.
    GTO Vaccination Portal lists vaccination sites.
    Covid-19 SMA. <<-- Check frequently for the latest updates.
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    Peso: 1 USD = 19.86 MXN. 1 CAD = 16.40 MXN.
    Weather: 53F - 76F - 55F; 12C - 24C - 13C; 45%.
    (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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    Vaccines announced for next week to adults over 50 years of age in three municipalities of GTO including SMA.
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    Next week the first doses of the Pfizer vaccine will be applied to people over 50 years of age in three municipalities of the entity: Salamanca, San Miguel de Allende and Silao.

    This was announced by the delegate of the Comprehensive Programs of the Federal Government of Guanajuato, Mauricio Hernández, through his social networks.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    Guanajuato International Film Festival will go on this year: Sarah Hoch.
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    Guanajuato, Gto. Although the Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF) is mourning the death of its founder, Ernesto Herrera, this year it will return to the state capital.

    This was confirmed by its director Sarah Hoch, who added that in addition to San Miguel de Allende, this year the municipality of Irapuato will once again host the Festival.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    About 3 thousand doctors remain to receive anti-COVID vaccines in Guanajuato.
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    Guanajuato. The head of the Guanajuato state health secretariat, Daniel Alberto Díaz Martínez reported that to date there are about 3,000 health workers from different medical institutes still waiting for the application of the anti-COVID vaccine.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    Hoteliers slowly recovering from the pandemic, registering 40% occupancy.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The hotels of San Miguel de Allende are slowly recovering from the pandemic, despite the fact that the authorities have already authorized 75% occupancy, the accommodation establishments at most register 40%.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    This was the beginning of face-to-face classes at the NWL College.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The NWL School is another of the schools that in the municipality are back in face-to-face classes, they started yesterday with secondary school and were visited by the authorities, they had the Secretariat of Education of Guanajuato and the Secretariat of Health.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Quintana Roo on cusp of going red on coronavirus stoplight map.
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    Governor Carlos Joaquín warned that the state has seen an increase in Covid-19 cases and could be heading toward another lockdown.
    Mexico News Daily

    Five more Guanajuatoans die from coronavirus.
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    Of the deaths, three were registered in León, one in Dolores Hidalgo and one more in Guanajuato capital.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Via Organica.
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    For several years now, Vía Orgánica has been an educational space. They are located in Jalpa Valley, just before the peaks of the mountains.
    Atención San Miguel

    Join the campaign 'Responsible Adoption, Pet with Plaquita' of Patitas de Humanidad.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The Patitas de Humanidad association invites you to join the campaign "Responsible Owner, Pet with Plaque", tomorrow they will be selling plaques in Plaza La Luciérnaga.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
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    Looking for a vaccine appointment in the US?
    Try Vaccine Spotter: https://www.vaccinespotter.org/
    "A tool to help you track down COVID-19 vaccine appointment openings at your state's pharmacies. Rather than searching around on each pharmacy's website, we'll automatically scan the pharmacy websites and show you any available appointments we can find on one page."
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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:
    • Four Year Work Permits Now Available for U.S. Citizens in Mexico (April 27, 2021).
    • Security Alert – Cartel Violence Mexicali Valley April 23, 2021.
    • Health Alert: Mexico Travel Advisory Change: Level 4: Do Not Travel Due to COVID-19 (April 20, 2021).
    • Health Alert -Mexico COVID-19 Update April 9, 2021.
    • 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)
    • 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).
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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.
    Home and Care Guide
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    From the COVID FB SMA page
    (It is a public page; you do NOT need to be a Facebook member to read)
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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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    Other Coronavirus News

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