Last updateFri, 29 May 2020 1pm

First responders ready for action

Lakeside first responders received basic training on protocols and safety measures to be followed for pre-hospital attention and transportation of patients testing positive or showing symptoms of Covid-19 infection.

Lakeside masks up against Covid-19

Now that the Jalisco government has mandated compulsory use of face masks for all persons in the public sphere, lakeside residents having reason to leave their homes may be scrambling to supply themselves with cubrebocas (mouth covers).

The voice of coronavirus in Chapala

The Chapala government has recorded an English-language message that is now blaring out from the loudspeakers of “sound trucks” roaming the municipality to advise residents to stay off the streets and wear face masks during the Covid-19 contingency.

Chapala turns away throngs of tourists

Chapala authorities have turned away thousands of seasonal visitors at roadside checkpoints set up at entry points to the municipality since the first of this month as a measure to help prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus in the community.