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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • Migrants arrive in SMA after caravan dissolved in Chiapas.
    • Second Sputnik dose for people aged 18+ could arrive next week.
    • SMA real estate fraud warning.
    • Authorities monitor area where a crocodile was found.
    • Pilgrimage of 'Guadalupano' workers will be on December 5.
    • 'OTROMUNDO', a space dedicated to the beauty of humans and nature in 450 photos.
    • In Guanajuato 20 die from Covid-19 and 373 are infected.
    • Keys to the Capi Correa Stadium are handed over after revoking the loan.
    • Dolores Hidalgo Police locate victims of virtual kidnapping.
    • 390 minors have already been vaccinated against COVID in the state of Guanajuato.
    • Federal Government is prepared for a possible fourth wave of COVID-19.
    • Coronavirus in Mexico as of November 24: 4,287 infections and 336 deaths.
    • COVID-19 cases surge 23% in Americas, mostly NOB.
    • Canada gives full approval to J&J's single-shot COVID-19 vaccine.
    • Mexico opens the door to booster doses of vaccine against COVID-19.
    • Adopt a puppy this Saturday.
    • Bus routes on the Salida Real to Querétaro - Centro route will now be based on Colegio Street.
    • SMA in the Top 5 for the most complaints against police officers for Human Rights violations.
    • No more payment required for using sports fields.
    • New 2021 Jóvenes Adelante Students Share Experiences.
    • All better now.

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    Local news.

    Caravans of South American migrants arrive in León and San Miguel de Allende.
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    Leon, Gto. The migrant caravans continue to arrive in the state of Guanajuato, where it is expected to receive 130 in León, and 43 in San Miguel de Allende; in the various shelters that the municipal DIF have for this. ...

    Gerardo Trujillo stressed that among the support provided to migrants is food, as well as lodging in shelters where they move to another region.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.
    Published by Zona Franca at November 24, 2021 6:00 pm.

    400 Haitians arrive in San Miguel de Allende.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, Gto. (OEM-Informex) .- Approximately 400 people of Central American origin, many of them from Haiti, arrived at the National Migration Institute of San Miguel de Allende on the afternoon and night of this Wednesday, so the authorities are already carrying out the necessary procedures to check their immigration status. ...

    The migrants are temporarily staying in the facilities of the National Institute of Migration and it is expected that a total of about a thousand Central American migrants will arrive in San Miguel de Allende.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.
    Published by El Sol de Bajio at November 24, 2021 9:04 pm.

    Migrant caravan dissolved in Chiapas, migrants will be taken to shelters.
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    Mexico.- The new caravan with thousands of Haitian and Central American migrants that was stranded in Chiapas, managed this Tuesday to negotiate with the National Institute of Migration (INM), the migrants will be taken to shelters in 10 states to regularize their legal situation; in Guanajuato they will reach San Miguel de Allende and León.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
    Published by Noticias Con Valor at November 24, 2021 12:53 pm.

    León: Second Sputnik dose for people aged 18-29 could arrive next week.
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    Pablo Sánchez Gastélum, reported that it is likely that next week second doses of anticovid will be applied for young people between 18 and 29 years old in León.
    Periodico Correo (sp) | English.
    Published by Periodico Correo at November 24, 2021 10:11 am.

    18+: Second dose of Sputnik expected to reach SMA next week.
    Covid-19 SMA.

    SMA real estate fraud warning.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., November 24, 2021. - A group of advisers warns in San Miguel de Allende that a fraud scheme is taking place and people are running out of money or homeless. It's happening in condo developments that use heavy promotion on city-wide billboards, but collect payments from buyers and don't deliver.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
    Published by Noticias Con Valor at November 24, 2021 6:54 pm.

    Authorities monitor area where a crocodile was found.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - On November 19 and 20, 2021, the Environment Department carried out an operation to recognize a crocodile that appeared in a material bank within the municipality of San Miguel de Allende.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 24, 2021 12:10 pm.

    Pilgrimage of 'Guadalupano' workers will be on December 5.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - This year there is going to be the pilgrimage tradition of Guadalupano workers. This will be held on Sunday, December 5.

    The pilgrimage of 'Guadalupano' workers, already traditional in San Miguel de Allende, will be on Sunday, December 5 from 4:30 in the Hermitage, from where they will leave for the Parish of San Miguel Arcángel at 5:15 to arrive before 6:00 for the celebration of the Eucharist.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 24, 2021 11:03 am.

    'OTROMUNDO', a space dedicated to the beauty of humans and nature in 450 photos.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - 'OTROMUNDO' is a Photo Gallery located on Calle de Hernández Macías, where more than 400 photographs that have been captured in different corners of the world are exhibited, a space dedicated to the beauty of the human, the magic of nature.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 24, 2021 9:11 am.

    In Guanajuato 20 die from Covid-19 and 373 are infected.
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    Guanajuato added 20 more deaths from coronavirus and 373 positive cases in the last hours, so there are already 13 thousand 393 deaths and 195 thousand 989 infections since the beginning of the pandemic.

    The Guanajuato Health Secretariat announced that in the list of the most recent deaths, the municipality of Celaya tops the list with seven confirmed deaths in the last 24 hours in the state, three plus the municipality of Cortazar, Comonfort two, Salvatierra two, Irapuato one, León one, Ocampo one, San Miguel de Allende one, Tarandacuao one and Xichú.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.
    Published by El Sol de Bajio at November 24, 2021 5:26 pm.

    Keys to the Capi Correa Stadium are handed over after revoking the loan.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- This morning the delivery of the keys to the Capi Correa football stadium was symbolically handed over.

    It was Mayor Mauricio Trejo who received the traditional sports property after the revocation of the loan made by the last municipal administration for profit in favor of a private company in Querétaro.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 24, 2021 3:11 pm.

    Other.

    Coronavirus Dashboard.
    Latest Daily Official Changes:
    • SMA: 1 new death, 8 new cases.*
    • GTO: 20 new deaths, 373 new cases.
    • MEX: 336 new deaths, 4,287 new cases.
    For more see: Coronavirus Dashboard November 25, 2021.

    Happenings.
    • El Charco del Ingenio English language tours Nov 25.
    • Historical Walking Tour from Patronato Pro Niños Nov 26.
    • Saturday Chess Nov 27.
    • TOSMA Organic Market Nov 27.
    • Los Frailes/La Cañada Community Bazaar Nov 27.
    • Lamb for sale, plus much more Nov 27.
    • Caja Negra Performing Arts Open House Fundraiser Nov 28.
    For more see: Upcoming Activities and Events November 25, 2021.

    Dolores Hidalgo Police locate young and minor victims of virtual kidnapping.
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    Dolores Hidalgo CIN, Gto. November 23, 2021. Thanks to the timely response of the elements of the Municipality's Ministry of Public Safety, Traffic and Roads, it was possible to locate a 19-year-old girl and an 11-year-old girl who were victims of kidnapping. virtual, in the community of Río Laja and Cabecera Municipal, thus preventing their parents from depositing a certain amount of money into accounts where they were pressured to extort money.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
    Published by Noticias Con Valor at November 24, 2021 8:13 pm.

    390 minors have already been vaccinated against COVID in the state of Guanajuato.
    The Guanajuato Ministry of Health reports that 390 minors from Guanajuato have been vaccinated so far.

    Another 143 minors were scheduled for their evaluation and vaccination for next Friday, so far the only pharmaceutical that can be applied to minors between 15 and 17 years old, is Pfizer ...
    TV Independencia (sp) | English.
    Published by TV Independencia at November 24, 2021 7:00 pm.

    Federal Government is prepared for a possible fourth wave of COVID-19: ISSSTE.
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    Luis Antonio Ramírez Pineda, director of the agency, mentioned that in the country there are 114 hospitals ready to convert, as well as enough anti-COVID-19 doses to complete the vaccination schedules.
    Infobae (sp) | English.
    Published by Infobae at November 25, 2021 12:26 am.

    Coronavirus in Mexico as of November 24: 4,287 infections and 336 deaths were registered in the last day.
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    According to the latest update of the figures on COVID-19 in the country, until 5:00 p.m. this Wednesday, 19,079 active cases confirmed nationally were reported, which began with symptoms of the disease in the last 14 days.
    Infobae (sp) | English.
    Published by Infobae at November 24, 2021 5:57 pm.

    COVID-19 cases surge 23% in Americas, mostly in North America - health agency.
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    New COVID-19 cases have jumped 23% in the Americas in the last week, mostly in North America where both the United States and Canada are reporting increasing infection rates, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Wednesday, warning that the region might be facing a relapse as in Europe.
    Reuters
    Published by Reuters at November 24, 2021 3:20 pm.

    Canada gives full approval to J&J's single-shot COVID-19 vaccine.
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    Johnson & Johnson said on Wednesday Canada gave full approval to its single-shot COVID-19 vaccine for people aged 18 years and older, making it the first full approval for the vaccine globally.
    Reuters
    Published by Reuters at November 24, 2021 8:25 am.

    In case you missed it: highlights from yesterday's news.

    Mexico opens the door to booster doses of vaccine against COVID-19.
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    MEXICO CITY, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador opened the door on Tuesday to the possibility of administering a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, especially among older adults, in a change of strategy regarding the immunization policy carried out so far. ...

    "The booster vaccine will be analyzed in some cases, especially for older adults, but that has yet to be decided by doctors, specialists," said the president in his daily press conference.
    Infobae (sp) | English.
    Published by Infobae at November 23, 2021 9:31 am.

    Adopt a puppy, go this Saturday to the 'Responsible Adoptions' event in Plaza La Luciérnaga.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - This Saturday, November 27, the event 'Responsible Canine Adoptions ' will be held in Plaza La Luciérnaga, where rescuers of dogs will be giving them up for adoption.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 23, 2021 11:40 am.

    Bus routes on the Salida Real to Querétaro - Centro route will now be based on Colegio Street.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The urban residents of the Salida Real route to Querétaro - Centro will no longer have their base on Mesones street, now it will be on Colegio street.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 23, 2021 10:49 am.

    San Miguel de Allende in the Top 5 for the most complaints against police officers for Human Rights violations.
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    LEÓN.- The municipal police of San Miguel de Allende are in the Top 5 of the list of complaints for human rights violations.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 23, 2021 6:50 pm.

    From today, there will be no payment for using sports fields.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- The Mayor Mauricio Trejo announced that from today there is no charge for any court sports facilities in the municipality. ...

    He indicated that there will only be a recovery fee of 50 pesos per month for the TaeKwonDo and box paddle.

    He also said that excessive charges will no longer be allowed for those who use the fields to teach classes and that a rate cap will be set for those who use the fields to share knowledge.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at November 23, 2021 10:32 am.

    New 2021 Jóvenes Adelante Students Share First Experiences.
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    By Don Krim.
    If I could describe with a single word how I feel right now, I would say that I feel motivated, since Jóvenes Adelante came to impact my life, to be an incentive in my career. — Yesenia studies Nursing at the University Allende.
    Atención San Miguel
    Published by Atención San Miguel at November 23, 2021 5:11 pm.
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    DIY Covid Testing Guide from SMA Covid Screening Team.
    DIY Covid Testing Guide from SMA Covid Screening Team (Joey Merrifield Facebook).
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    COVID-19 Home and Care Guide
    COVID-19 Medical Information for San Miguel de Allende Mexico
    Home and Care Guide
    From the COVID FB SMA page
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    Other Coronavirus News
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