Hokkaido, Japan Newswire (Page 5)

Hokkaido, Japan Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Alberni and Abashiri renew relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    On Monday, July 18, Mayor Mike Ruttan and Abashiri, Japan's vice mayor, Kawata Masahiro, officially signed a reaffirmation of the two sister cities, marking the 30th anniversary of the relationship. Since 1986, exchange trips for all ages have been building bridges between cultural differences, creating lasting friendships and providing life-long learning opportunities in both cities.

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  2. Watching Television and Risk of Mortality From Pulmonary Embolism...Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | Circulation

    From Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan ; Department of Public Health Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan ; Department of Public Health, Fujita Health University, School of Medicine, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan ; Department of Health and Nutrition, Faculty of Human Life Studies, University of Niigata Prefecture, Japan ; and Department of Public Health Sciences, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Japan.

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  3. 6th Judicial District chief judge retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Cortez Journal News

    6th Judicial District chief judge retiring

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  4. Swallows pitcher Sato earns first win in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Yoshinori Sato held the Chunichi Dragons to two runs over 5a..." innings and earned his first win in five years as the Tokyo Yakult Swallows swept their series with a 5-2 win on Sunday in the Central League. Before 34,840 at Nagoya Dome, Sato gave up four hits and five walks, while striking out three in his 98 pitches.

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  5. Hiroshima hurler Kuroda earns 200th career victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Former big leaguer Hiroki Kuroda picked up his 200th career win in top-flight pro ball after keeping the Hanshin Tigers off the scoreboard through seven innings in the Hiroshima Carp's 7-0 win on Saturday. Kuroda , who lost his two starts this month before the All-Star break, finally reached the milestone before a raucous home crowd of 32,075 at Mazda Stadium.

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  6. Tokyo's envoy to Juba spending nights in GSDF peacekeeper camp amid 'severe' situation: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Japan's ambassador to South Sudan is staying at night in a facility of the Self-Defense Forces taking part in a United Nations peacekeeping operation in the capital Juba for his own safety amid ongoing unrest, sources said Wednesday. The continued presence of the SDF could be brought into question by the revelation that safety cannot be guaranteed even within the embassy, which contains the ambassador's residence and living quarters for staff.

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  7. Otani homer helps lift Fighters over EaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Shohei Otani blasted a three-run, tie-breaking home run and the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters pulled away to a 9-3 victory over the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles in the Pacific League on Wednesday afternoon. Before 12,294 at Hokkaido's Obihiro-no-mori Stadium, the Fighters' ace pitcher and designated hitter broke a 3-3, fifth-inning tie with his career-high 11th home run.

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  8. Hokkaido woman swaps nurse's uniform for cycling Lycra in race for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Nozomi Ito is swapping her nurse's uniform for Lycra as part of an intensive training regime to reach her goal of becoming a professional track cyclist. Ito, 28, who works at an ophthalmic clinic in Hakodate, Hokkaido, is one of three people to have been selected as a trainee by the Hakodate Municipal Government and the Japan Professional Cyclist Union's Hokkaido branch.

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  9. The Ipoh railway station at nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Star Online

    IPOH: Ipoh's old world charm and booming hipster cafes has impressed the largest travel guide book publisher in the world, Lonely Planet, after the city was listed as one of the best Asian destinations to visit in 2016. In their pick of where to go in the next 12 months, Lonely Planet listed Hokkaido, Japan at first place, followed by Shanghai, China and Jeonju, South Korea.

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  10. Monday Mallet : Hooked In HokkaidoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Transworld

    ... Mallet, Justin Vanderpoelen went and showed us that anything is possible. While riding bottomless pow around Hokkaido, Japan, Justin finds a log jam to send it off. Coming in with not enough speed, he falls off early, bounces around a little, and ...

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  11. The Best (and Worst) of Times for Japanese Wagyu Beef in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Serious Eats

    ... industry: Wagyu beef. For golfers, there is St Andrews; for divers, Palau; and for skiers, the Holy Grail is Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost island-the "powder capital of the world." More than 20 resorts ring the island, which sits smack in the ...

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  12. Okada lifts Buffaloes to victory over first-place HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Five innings from ace Chihiro Kaneko and Takahiro Okada's first grand slam in six years lifted the last-place Orix Buffaloes to a 6-0 win over the Pacific League-leading Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on Monday afternoon. "It's been a while since I hit one on the screws," said Okada, the Buffaloes' cleanup hitter, who broke open a scoreless game in the third.

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  13. Balloon artist pursues goal of spreading smiles through artRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Balloon artist Erisa Sasaki has traveled around Japan and overseas in pursuit of her goal to "bring smiles to people across the world" with her inflatable artworks. Sasaki, 38, a resident of Sapporo, Hokkaido, was a nervous child who tried to avoid attending elementary and middle school.

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  14. Novel non-toxic Hydrogel Binds Defected Bones StronglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | I4U Future Technology News

    Researchers have developed a new kind of non-toxic hydrogel that bonds spontaneously and strongly to defected bones, suggesting potential use in the treatments of joint and soft tissue injuries. When soft tissues -- including cartilage and ligaments -- are damaged, artificial supporting tissues, which have the potential to significantly improve damage to soft tissues, are used.

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  15. Castaway beaches, UNESCO-recognised gastronomy and world-famous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... which areas offer best value experience-wise, whether for the food, the scenery or the activities on offer. Hokkaido, Japan, was given the top spot thanks to its 'year-round charms' , while Shanghai, China, came second and Jeonju, South Korea, sat ...

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  16. Hokkaid , Japan Tops Lonely Planet's First-Ever Best in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Lonely Plane has today announced its inaugural Best in Asia list - an agenda-setting collection of the continent's 10 best destinations to visit over the next 12 months. For this first-ever Best in Asia list, Lonely Planet's Asian-specialist editors and travel writers have named increasingly-accessible Hokkaido, Japan with its "year-round charms" as the number-one destination; while "center of the universe right now" Shanghai, China is in second place; and "top foodie destination" Jeonju, South Korea comes in at number three.

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  17. Home runs propel Central League past Pacific League in All-Star Series openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The Giants' Hayato Sakamoto slugs a solo home run against the Pacific League in the fourth inning of Game 1 of the All-Star Series on Friday night at Yafuoku Dome. The Central League defeated the Pacific League 5-4.

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  18. Body parts found in Shizuoka lake that of Hokkaido man, 32Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The dismembered body of a man found last week in and around Lake Hamanako in Shizuoka Prefecture has been identified as that of a man from Hokkaido, police said Thursday. The victim was 32-year-old Yuto Demachi, who was originally from Bibai, Hokkaido.

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  19. Sapporo Japan Temple open house beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Deseret News

    The open houses for the Sapporo Japan Temple began on Friday, July 8, and will continue through Saturday, July 23, 2016, excluding Sundays.

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  20. Toshiba Develops Japan's Largest Alkaline Water Electrolysis Hydrogen Production SystemRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Toshiba Corporation, a leader of the development of technologies for the low carbon hydrogen economy, today unveiled Japan's largest alkaline water electrolysis hydrogen production system*1, pointing the way to low cost, high volume production of hydrogen for various applications. The system can produce approximately 100Nm3/h of hydrogen in an hour, an amount sufficient for two vehicles powered by fuel cells.

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