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New head of Civil Protection: Laura Velázquez Alzúa took a protest.

The Secretary of Security and Citizen Protection, Alfonso Durazo Montaño, protested Velázquez Alzúa who replaces David Léon Romero

Published by Infobae at August 16, 2020 8:55 am.

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Map of the coronavirus in Mexico August 16: Guanajuato is already the third state with the most infections behind CDMX and Edomex.

In the last 24 hours, 6,345 new infections and 635 deaths from the disease were registered

Published by Infobae at August 16, 2020 7:04 am.

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6 Covid-19 priests fall ill in the Diocese of Celaya.

They belong to the Diocese of Celaya, five are diocesan and one is Franciscan

Published by El Sol de Bajio at August 16, 2020 6:00 am.

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"Facilona, piruja": terrible sexist comments from Senator Samuel García to his wife resurface.

The legislator of Movimiento Ciudadano represents the state of Nuevo León in the Senate of the Republic

Published by Infobae at August 16, 2020 5:55 am.

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Pandemic resurfaces homeschooling; Ministry of Education does not endorse it.

Leon, Gto. Homeschooling looms as a teaching possibility in this time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some parents have taken it as an option, after deciding not to enroll their children in the 2020-2021 school year. However, the Secretariat of Education of Guanajuato does not endorse this practice called ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 16, 2020 4:00 am.

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Despite the return to distance classes, backpack producers remain optimistic.

Leon, Gto. The return to distance classes from home and the students who this year will not attend the new school year due to the change in the educational model due to the health contingency, are some of the factors that have hit the producers of backpacks in the shoemaker city . Mr. Pedro Hernández ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 16, 2020 4:00 am.

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Three out of ten doctors who treat COVID-19 are infected: College of Internists.

Leon, Gto. Almost a third of the doctors who are in charge of treating COVID-19 cases, are infected. For this reason, the workloads that increase due to the pandemic end up impacting the performance of health professionals. This was warned by the president of the College of Internists of ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 16, 2020 4:00 am.

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Collective denounces possible cover-up by the FGE in an alleged case of forced disappearance.

Leon, Gto. Israel and Ulises disappeared in Silao in separate events, presumably they were kidnapped by armed men who were traveling in the same vehicle. Without forensic diligence in their identification or a search plan, the State Attorney General's Office (FGJ) presented contradictory information and delayed the delivery of the bodies. This was denounced ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 16, 2020 4:00 am.

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López-Gatell advises states on anti-junk food law.

Local deputies from Aguascalientes, Chihuahua, Durango, State of Mexico and Guanajuato confirm that they receive the opinion of the undersecretary on the matter

Published by Diario de Querétaro at August 16, 2020 2:00 am.

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They offer in León 'miracles' against Covid-19.

Although there is no cure or approved treatments against the Coronavirus, in León products are sold that claim to "close the door" to Covid-19.

Published by Periódico AM at August 16, 2020 12:30 am.

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Collective lawsuit to clarify disappearance and death of two men in Silao.

Collective "Buscadoras Guanajuato" calls for an investigation into the possible participation of ministerial elements in the disappearance.

Published by Periódico AM at August 16, 2020 12:10 am.

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Soldiers chase a truck with gunmen who manage to run away in León.

National Guard personnel secured a truck with firearms and several bulletproof vests.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 10:53 pm.

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Members of Coparmex join the sale of sanitation items.

To remain in force during the Covid-19 pandemic, most of the members of the Coparmex Irapuato-Salamanca, joined the sale of sanitation and health items, said the President, Antonio Rivera

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 10:51 pm.

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Mexican Army detects 22 clandestine seizures and secures weapons and drugs during the month of July.

Irapuato, Gto.- More than 120 firearms, 6 thousand 786 cartridges, 22 clandestine intakes and almost 50 thousand liters of fuel were insured in various events recorded during the month of July by elements of the Mexican Army in the states that comprise the XII Military Region, among which is Guanajuato. This, from ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 9:59 pm.

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Former federal police arrive in Salamanca; mayoress assures homicides have dropped.

Salamanca, Gto.- The mayor, Beatriz Hernández Cruz said that 50 of the 150 elements that belonged to the Federal Police and those who are integrated into the Public Security tasks arrived. This, after the signing of an agreement with the Ministry of Security and Citizen Protection that he announced last December. " When he came ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 9:58 pm.

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Salamanca dies from Covid; municipality adds 67 deaths.

Irapuato, Gto.- Covid claimed the life of a man from Salamanca, the municipality already has 67 deaths. According to the Guanajuato Health Secretariat (SSG), the person who died was a 67-year-old woman, suffering from diabetes and hypertension, who was admitted to the Pemex Regional Hospital. The municipality also records ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 9:58 pm.

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Call CTM to respect sanitary measures inside and outside the companies.

The Secretary General of the Confederation of Mexican Workers (CTM) in Irapuato, Roberto Palacios Pérez, launched a call to workers to respect the sanitary measures against Covid-19 within and within the companies

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 9:56 pm.

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Drug trafficking in Mexico: in Guanajuato the CJNG assigned two women the command of its operations.

The capture of "El Marro" allowed the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel to have the doors open to control the state

Published by Infobae at August 15, 2020 9:55 pm.

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They return to public squares with few health measures and remove cordonings.

The Alameda Hidalgo and the Plaza de San Agustín in Celaya have returned to have visitors after the citizens themselves removed the cordon

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 9:36 pm.

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Celaya seeks to manage 250 million pesos for the rehabilitation of the western access.

The municipal government of Celaya seeks to manage 250 million pesos for the rehabilitation of a two and a half kilometer section of the western access

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 9:19 pm.

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They confirm 61 new infections of Covid-19 in Irapuato; they do not report deaths.

In the municipality of Irapuato, 3,246 Covid-19 infections were confirmed and for the second consecutive day this week, no deaths were reported from this disease, according to data from the Guanajuato Health Secretariat

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 9:06 pm.

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Representative of the SEP will seek to rescue private schools in Guanajuato.

Leon, Gto. Private schools must reach agreements with parents regarding school fees, to avoid generating a significant drop in their enrollment. This was warned by the new representative of the Secretariat of Public Education (SEP) in Guanajuato, Felipe Zavala Ramírez, who admitted that special measures are required to prevent ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 9:00 pm.

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Ángel Mena is ready to return, he could play against Xolos on Monday.

Leon, Gto. The good news comes together for Club León and in addition to the good results that were obtained in the double day, they will already have the return of their striker Ángel Mena for Monday's match against the Xolos de Tijuana on the field of the León stadium. This was confirmed by the technician ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 8:38 pm.

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Guanajuato Bicentennial Park opens again.

The public can visit the pavilions and exhibits of the Bicentennial Park again.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 8:20 pm.

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For the first time they install Food Trucks in Presa de la Olla to reactivate the economy.

In total there are twelve establishments, all from Guanajuato, in the first hours one hundred thousand pesos of economic income have been registered

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 8:10 pm.

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Nacho Ambriz confirms Leo Ramos's departure from the team and no one else will arrive.

Leon, Gto. The Esmeraldas de León coach, Nacho Ambriz announced that forward Leo Ramos has a foot and a half in the Tuzos del Pachuca, he assured that it is not a personal matter and that no one will come in his place. "About Leo, the board of directors that is about to close for Pachuca ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 8:08 pm.

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Wrong to buy armored truck instead of patrol cars: Salamanca councilor.

Salamanca, Gto.- It is incorrect for the armored truck to be acquired for the use of the mayor, Beatriz Hernández Cruz with a resource that was assigned to the Public Security game with the purpose of buying patrols, said the councilor of National Action, Víctor Hugo Rueda Elms. He specified that with 5 million pesos you can buy ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 8:02 pm.

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Childhood obesity in Guanajuato merits complete regulation of junk food.

Leon, Gto. Legislative reforms, as well as the adaptation of the industry to more responsible products, will be insufficient to mitigate childhood obesity and overweight, if small and medium-sized companies do not adopt a new ethic to improve health. This was warned by Rebeca Monroy Torres, doctor of the Department of Medicine and Nutrition of the ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 8:00 pm.

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Deaths from Covid-19 are reduced in Guanajuato.

Eight Guanajuatenses die and 313 are infected this Saturday

Published by El Sol de Bajio at August 15, 2020 7:56 pm.

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29 gyms and swimming pools open with health protocols in Irapuato.

29 gyms and swimming pools were authorized to open, after visits to supervise sanitary protocols and after complying with their documentation and hygiene measures to operate safely

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 7:05 pm.

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More and more elements of the defunct Federal Police join the Municipal: mayor.

Beatriz Hernández Cruz informs that more will continue to arrive until the agreement is completed in the signing of the agreement, ensuring that Salamanca currently has an organized police force

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 6:41 pm.

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They shot him in Villas de San Nicolás; dies in hospital.

Leon, Gto. In the hospital a man died who moments before was attacked with bullets in the Villas de San Nicolás neighborhood. The aggression was reported this Saturday when the deceased was walking along San Nicolás de Bari street and the corner with the Camino a San José del Potrero. Witnesses assured the authorities ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 6:33 pm.

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He was at the entrance of his house, hitmen arrive on a motorcycle and he is murdered in León.

A man was executed while at his home in the Villas de Nuestra Señora de la Luz neighborhood.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 6:30 pm.

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Carriers accept low theft, due to less activity and warn of black number.

Guanajuato's transport leaders explain why thefts to transporters have apparently decreased, although they warn of imprecise figures.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 6:21 pm.

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Carriers accept low theft, although due to less activity and warn of black number.

Guanajuato's transport leaders explain why thefts to transporters have apparently decreased, although they warn of imprecise figures.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 6:21 pm.

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Keys to the city are given to Secretary of National Defense.

This as a way of recognizing their support in the Plan Juntos, where thousands and thousands of food rations have been taken to those who need it most in the municipality of Salamanca.

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 6:14 pm.

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They will inject 160 million pesos in works for the Inforum.

Around 160 million pesos were authorized by the State Government to carry out an improvement project to the Inforum Irapuato facilities, indicated the director of Public Works, Jonathan Muñoz Angulo

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 6:12 pm.

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They prepare an operation against the clandestine sale of pyrotechnics in the capital.

Guanajuato, Gto. The Directorate of Inspection and Control of the state capital is already preparing the special operation against the illegal sale of fireworks on the eve of the festivities of the national month. This year the celebrations for the Independence Scream Day were suspended due to the health contingency caused by COVID-19, and to avoid ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 6:11 pm.

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CJNG appoints plaza chiefs in Guanajuato, and there are two women; the plan: create a drug corridor.

According to intelligence reports from the federal government, the idea is to connect the Pacific with the Gulf of Mexico for the transfer of precursors and narcotics
The CJNG entrance appoints plaza chiefs in Guanajuato, and there are two women; the plan: creating a drug corridor was first published in La Voz de Michoacán.

Published by La Voz de Michoacán at August 15, 2020 5:57 pm.

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Ballot boxes of countrymen killed by Covid arrive in Guanajuato and other states.

The Ministry of Foreign Relations reported that 18 ballot boxes were repatriated between July 24 and 31.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 5:08 pm.

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Visitors rate the León Zoo with 9.6 under the Safe Visit dynamic.

The reopening of the León Zoo took place under the dynamic Safe Visit, which includes car rides and for three weeks, visitors rated the tours with a 9.6.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 4:48 pm.

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They have fined 165 public transport drivers for overcrowding and not wearing face masks.

San Miguel de Allende, Gto. - The Ministry of Public Security, through the Directorate of Transportation, sanctioned 165 public transport drivers, so far in August, for not wearing face masks and for overcrowding in the units. Throughout the month of July, 119 fines were recorded for driversRead more "They have fined 165 public transport drivers for overcrowding and not using face masks"

Published by Noticias Con Valor at August 15, 2020 4:28 pm.

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Man shot near a street market in Irapuato.

Irapuato, Gto. A man was seriously wounded after being attacked with bullets in the Bernardo Cobos neighborhood, just a few meters away where there was a street market, whose merchants were collecting their stalls. The events occurred minutes after 2:30 in the afternoon of this Saturday on Logroño street. After the weapon detonations ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 4:25 pm.

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Food merchants, those who most fail to comply with measures against Covid-19.

Most of the businesses fined in the city of León are dedicated to the commercialization of food and the remaining 60% to different lines, according to data from the Directorate of Commerce and Consumption.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 4:20 pm.

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There are 78 Guanajuato intubated and another 455 serious due to coronavirus.

Of the 583 hospitalized patients, the majority are in serious condition and intubated.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 4:17 pm.

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Arcada project does not benefit us, it is not fair that we pay: Guadalupe market dealers.

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - Merchants of the Guadalupe market maintain their position against the payment of $ 7,500 pesos that last year they were asked for the work of the Arcade in Guadalupe Avenue, they say that they will not pay because there is no money, and therefore that it does not benefit them at all they ...

Published by News San Miguel at August 15, 2020 4:10 pm.

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Guanajuato capital reaches 750 confirmed and 37 deaths from COVID-19.

Guanajuato, Gto. Almost two weeks after the state reactivation traffic light went from red to orange, the state capital reached 750 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 37 deaths. This Saturday, the Ministry of Health reported death number 37 from coronavirus, it is a 76-year-old man ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 4:07 pm.

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Vanilla – Mexico’s gift to the world!

It is difficult to gambol about San Miguel de Allende and not be asked if you want to buy a little container of vanilla. I was intrigued, as of all the flavors, why is the most bland sold so exclusively? I learned vanilla is the only edible fruit of the 25,000 species of orchid. The indigenous tribe called Totonacs living ...

Published by San Miguel Times at August 15, 2020 4:05 pm.

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FIG cannot be performed because people do not respect the healthy distance.

The president of the Leon AC College of Nurses said that although the population assures that they respect the measures, the reality is different

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 3:59 pm.

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In COVID-19 times, Irapuato alderman and sports commentator on vacation in Acapulco.

Irapuato, Gto. The contingency for COVID-19 has not prevented the PAN councilman, president of the Sports and Youth Commission, and still a sports commentator, Francisco Chacón from taking a well-deserved vacation in Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero. This, leaving aside the main measure that has been promoted since the beginning of the pandemic: ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 3:49 pm.

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Low cost of pool and gym due to reactivation in León.

Leon, Gto. The costs of one-time use of the pool and gym of the sports Enrique Fernández Martínez and Antonio 'Tota' Carbajal and the gym of Enrique Fernández Martínez, of the Municipal Sports Commission of León (Comude), will provisionally decrease, the agency reported this Saturday in a statement. “The adjustment in the ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 3:41 pm.

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They denounce irregularities in public works for 135 million pesos in decentralized de León.

Leon, Gto. The Anticorruption Prosecutor's Office received a criminal complaint against whoever is responsible, for the direct award of a public work, by a para-municipal in León, for 135 million pesos despite possible technical failures. The complaint was presented by Fernando Revilla Guerrero and Julio César Rodríguez Fonseca, president and member of ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 3:40 pm.

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Progress is being made for Guanajuato to have a professional soccer team again.

Mayor Alejandro Navarro Saldaña reported that he held a working meeting with managers of the Club Tigres UANL

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 3:23 pm.

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Keys of Salamanca are handed over to the head of the Sedena for support during a pandemic.

The Mayor of Salamanca handed over the keys to the city to Luis Cresencio Sandoval González, head of SEDENA.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 3:11 pm.

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Guanajuato already adds more than 28,100 cases and 1,600 deaths from COVID-19.

Leon, Gto. The state added 313 new infections of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, with which it already accumulates a history of 28,145 confirmed cases so far in the pandemic, of which 27,989 were caused by community transmission. The daily report of the Ministry of Health of ...

Published by Zona Franca at August 15, 2020 3:04 pm.

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It has been a dead stop, and you need to get that energy: Maktbu, by Monclicks.

The Guanajuato band has been intertwining lyrics and music for seven years, in that time it has seen closely the creation of new spaces for rhymes

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 2:58 pm.

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Guanajuato exceeds 28 thousand COVID-19 infections.

This Saturday the Secretariat of Health of Guanajuato confirmed that there are more than 28 thousand confirmed cases of coronavirus in the state.

Published by Periódico AM at August 15, 2020 2:51 pm.

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Only 8 deaths registered Guanajuato in the last 24 hours.

This figure, although still regrettable, is one of the lowest the state has registered in the last three months

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 2:28 pm.

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Authorize the opening of 29 gyms and swimming pools in the municipality.

Drafting Irapuato.- After the supervision visits of sanitary protocols, the opening of 29 gyms and swimming pools was authorized by municipal authorities, by complying with their documentation and hygiene measures to operate safely. Javier Ortega Salas, Director of Inspection, pointed out that the establishments of this line of business presented 54 protocols for ...

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 2:17 pm.

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The Reopening of San Miguel.

San Miguel de Allende is one city that has managed to be vigilant about the pandemic and has kept the infection at a low rate. Therefore, some activities will resume as of Monday, August 12.
La entrada The Reopening of San Miguel se publicó primero en Atención San Miguel.

Published by Atención San Miguel at August 15, 2020 2:00 pm.

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Pandemic also puts "conditions" on Guanajuato documentary filmmakers.

Although now there are endless channels to publicize the proposals, the effect of the pandemic in the entity has caused that the productions have to adapt to new standards

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 1:53 pm.

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Open Tomb, Scary Art and Poodles.

Today the order of San Miguel de Allende’s cloistered community in Centro, called the Immaculate Conception, celebrated the 250th anniversary of the death of their founder, the era’s Paris Hilton, a teenager that inherited the biggest fortune in town. Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas was born in 1736 the first child in the Canal family, one of the wealthiest families ...

Published by San Miguel Times at August 15, 2020 1:45 pm.

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Man dies after crash on Querétaro León highway.

The body and two motorcycles were found in the area, but so far the motive for the road accident is unknown

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 1:24 pm.

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Tire explodes and causes crash that sends two to the hospital.

The road incident occurred on Boulevard Villas de Irapuato; the driver lost control, skidded and ended up crashing into a tree on the central ridge

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 12:32 pm.

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Strong crash is recorded on the access road to Doctor Mora.

A few meters from a service station, it was where the strong collision of two recent model vehicles occurred

Published by Periodico Correo at August 15, 2020 11:46 am.

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SMA's Internal Affairs is the one who solves the case of the policeman who shot a gun at a Jalpa inhabitant.

Newssanmiguel@gmail.com Editorial SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.– Last weekend, in the fields of the Jalpa community in San Miguel de Allende, a policeman pointed at people and attendees of a Sunday soccer game due to the contingency of the pandemic. That time, in front of children, youth and adults, the policeman threatened ...

Published by News San Miguel at August 15, 2020 11:43 am.

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