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Tragedy in Mendoza: five members of a family died from inhaling carbon monoxide
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Tragedy in Mendoza: five members of a family died from inhaling carbon monoxide

Five members of a family, including three children, died tonight allegedly after inhaling carbon monoxide in a house in the Mendoza town of Godoy Cruz, while a baby of a few days old was admitted in serious condition. The bodies were discovered by a relative who approached the house due to the lack of response to his calls. That person discovered the bodies of the members of a married couple, both in their 30s and three under 9, 6 and 1 year. A newborn baby was also in the home and had to be hospitalized urgently.The incident occurred in a house located at 1000 Cerro Tolosa street, in the fifth neighborhood of Plan de Agua y Energía, about eight kilometers from the provincial capital.The relative notified the authorities who came to the house and found the death of the couple and three m...
White tide in several provinces
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White tide in several provinces

The Cordovan capital woke up yesterday covered in snow, a fact that had not occurred since July 2007. The same postcard was observed in much of the interior of the province, particularly in the mountainous areas, according to data provided by the police and by the inhabitants through social networks. From early in the morning, while the snow continued and then with the morning running, when the white mantle persisted in much of the province, the postcards of the phenomenon experienced by people were replicated on social networks, with interventions by all. In Parque Sarmiento, a fan drew the Club Atlético Belgrano crest, while a little more "played" was another Cordovan, who dared to portray the f...
Macri will be in Mendoza next Thursday to present his book
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Macri will be in Mendoza next Thursday to present his book

Mauricio Macri will visit Mendoza next Thursday to present his book "Primer tiempo", in which he reflects on his presidency between 2015 and 2019. The visit will take place in the afternoon of that day, although his stay will last until Friday. Although the agenda has not yet been defined, the former president will have political meetings with the leaders of his party, the PRO, but also with figures of radicalism. As published by the MDZ portal, it is likely that he will meet with Governor Rodolfo Suarez and national deputy Alfredo Cornejo on Thursday, while on Friday at noon he could have lunch with Omar de Marchi and the other local referents of the yellow party. ...
Mendoza: wrote in her daughter’s notebook that she suffered gender violence and was rescued
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Mendoza: wrote in her daughter’s notebook that she suffered gender violence and was rescued

A woman from the town of La Arboleda, in Mendoza, wrote in her daughter's school notebook the violence who suffered at home from her partner and managed to be rescued by the Police.The complainant detailed the situation in a letter from the assignment notebook of one of her daughters, where she said that she was beaten and that she was also deprived of liberty by her husband.According to local media, the little girl, barely 7 years old, showed the message to her teacher when she entered the school 1-577 "Humberto Beghin" in the Tupungato department on Monday."I need help, I am a victim of gender violence, my husband will not let me go, call the police." Upon learning of the serious situation, the director of the establishment immediately contacted 911 and the police organized an operation ...
"There is no right that the distance they call crack postpone the future of Argentina"
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"There is no right that the distance they call crack postpone the future of Argentina"

President Alberto Fernández today headed the act in which the capitalization at the hands of the State of the Mendoza company Impsa was formalized, a scenario in which he highlighted the joint work carried out by the Nation and the provincial government and where he affirmed that "there is no right to may the distance that some call crack postpone the development and future of Argentina ”.After touring the plant located in the city of Godoy Cruz, the president recounted several occasions in which in his career as a civil servant he had been in contact with that Mendoza company that, after years of splendor, had been "in check" and at brink of disappearance."When I was head of the Cabinet they showed me the blades of the wind mills, that I would never have believed...
A family rescued a crowned eagle, an endangered species
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A family rescued a crowned eagle, an endangered species

A family recently rescued a specimen of crowned eagle, an endangered species, on the side of Route 153 in the town of Ñacuñán, located north of the province of Mendoza. The bird was dying and could not fly, so they notified the staff of the Directorate of Natural Resources.Several park rangers and a scientific researcher from the Argentine Institute for Arid Zones Research (IADIZA), which is part of Conicet, participated in the rescue operation.The eagle was transferred to the Mendoza Ecopark, where it received first aid from the veterinary service until it continued its transfer to the SOS Acción Salvaje wildlife conservation and rescue center, located in the municipality of San Carlos. Once there, the bird received more complete medical care and different studies were carried out."The ...
A truck driver and 12 of the horses he was transporting were killed in a head-on collision
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A truck driver and 12 of the horses he was transporting were killed in a head-on collision

A truck driver died and at least 12 horses of the 39 he was transporting also died after colliding head-on this morning with another large vehicle on National Route 144, near the town of El Sosneado, in the Mendoza department of San Rafael, reported police sources.The accident occurred around 1.40 am in the access that connects the cities of Malargüe and San Rafael, south of Mendoza.The victim was identified as Roberto Pinto, 62, who was driving a Volkswagen truck in the direction of San Rafael; while the other driver, Sergio Reyes, who was going to Malargüe from San Luis, was unharmed, according to sources.According to the first experts, Pinto would have fallen asleep and leaned into the opposite road, brushed against the other driver's cabin and collided square...
Scare due to a bomb threat at Mendoza airport
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Scare due to a bomb threat at Mendoza airport

A call threatened about the presence of a bomb at the El Plumerillo airport, in Mendoza, this Wednesday night. As a result of this situation, During the early hours of this Thursday, the controls for entry were increased. As a preventive measure and while the investigation into the threat progressed, during the morning of this Thursday, the Airport Security Police allowed only the entry of personnel who work in the airport premises. While, Passengers who have flights scheduled for the next few hours will have to wait outside the facilities until they can be enabled. The departure of the first flight at 11, bound for Neuquén. ...
He performs his virtual tasks with his father in the middle of the farm and next to a campfire
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He performs his virtual tasks with his father in the middle of the farm and next to a campfire

The routine of most Argentine children changed in the midst of the pandemic due to the teaching of classes in a dual system, half face-to-face and half virtual. In that context, the image of a child moved the networks in recent days. During the days when you cannot attend school, the boy performs his tasks in the middle of the farm where his father works and sheltered from a small fire, because he has no one to stay at home with. The photograph was captured in General Alvear, south of Mendoza. According to "The citizen", Alex is 11 years old and accompanies, when he has virtual classes, his father to the farm. In fact, it was his father who spread his story totally proud. In the image the b...
A Mendoza man won more than $ 38 million and several vehicles in the Telekino
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A Mendoza man won more than $ 38 million and several vehicles in the Telekino

A man from Mendoza made more than $ 38 million on the Telekino when acquiring the card whose fifteen numbers were favored in the draw number 1,499 this Sunday, May 2. The person was left with the maximum prize and won $ 38,759,768, although that amount must subtract taxes. He also won the other prizes that were raffled: a motorhome, a car and a truck, all 0 kilometers. The numbers drawn were the 01, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 22, 23, 25. What's more, 36 other people won $ 14,568 for matching 14 numbers and 970 won $ 994, among the prizes distributed by the raffle. Source: MDZ ...