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Four August typhoons will be designated as severe disasters
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Four August typhoons will be designated as severe disasters

MORIOKA, IWATE PREF. The government will designate four typhoons that hit Japan in August as extremely severe disasters so the affected municipalities will receive increased assistance, disaster management minister Jun Matsumoto said. The four ... Japan Times, 2 weeks ago

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Rescue dog joins Iwate search

The Yomiuri Shimbun IWAIZUMI, Iwate — Go find em, Yuki, Mitsugi Sasaki said, instructing his 3-year-old rescue dog to search for people missing in the wake of Typhoon No. 10, which struck Iwate Prefecture about two weeks ago. The female golden ...
 The Japan News1 week ago
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Typhoon Lionrock death toll rises to 22 after woman's body found in Iwate

MORIOKA -- The body of a woman missing since Typhoon Lionrock hit Japan's northeast last month was discovered in Iwaizumi, Iwate Prefecture, on Sept. 11, bringing the death toll from the powerful storm to 22. The Iwaizumi Municipal Government ...
 Mainichi Daily News2 weeks ago 2 bodies newly found  The Japan News3 weeks ago Typhoon Lionrock death toll hits 18 in Iwate, Hokkaido; 9 still missing (2016/9/7)  Mainichi Daily News2 weeks ago More than 1,000 people still stranded in Iwate in typhoon's wake  Japan Times3 weeks ago
Mainichi Daily News

Photo Journal: A helping hand

An elderly resident is accompanied by a local firefighter during a helicopter rescue mission in Iwaizumi, Iwate Prefecture, on Sept. 4, 2016, after the municipal government issued an evacuation order to prepare for Typhoon Namtheun, now downgraded ...
 Mainichi Daily News2 weeks ago Devastated Iwate Prefecture town issues evacuation order as another typhoon approaches  Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago Water-logged Tohoku braces for next typhoon  Japan Times3 weeks ago 834 still isolated in Iwate Prefecture  The Japan News3 weeks ago
Mainichi Daily News

Nursing home manager who survived deadly flooding recalls how quickly water rose (2016/9/3)

IWAIZUMI, Iwate -- The manager of a nursing home here where nine residents died in flooding triggered by powerful Typhoon Lionrock has recalled the approximately 90 minutes of horror she faced while trying to help elderly residents escape from muddy ...
 Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago Nursing home operator failed to act on typhoon advisory before fatal flooding  Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago Operator of nursing home where 9 died in typhoon flooding rues 'error in judgment'  Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago
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Nine killed in Japan after typhoon

Tokyo, Aug 31 (IANS) At least nine people were killed on Wednesday near a nursing home in Japan's northeastern Iwate prefecture after powerful Typhoon Lionrock made landfall in the region. Lionrock, the 10th typhoon of the season, swept across ...
 Yahoo! India3 weeks ago Nine Killed at Japan Nursing Home After Typhoon Triggers Floods  Bloomberg3 weeks ago 9 bodies in nursing home after typhoon hits Japan  Independent Television Network3 weeks ago Typhoon hits Japan: 9 killed  One India3 weeks ago
Mainichi Daily News

621 people still can't return home in Iwate, Hokkaido after Typhoon Lionrock

A total of 621 people in Iwate Prefecture and Hokkaido remained evacuated as of Sept. 5, about a week after powerful Typhoon Lionrock made landfall in Iwate. The Iwaizumi Municipal Government in Iwate Prefecture on Sept. 5 lifted an evacuation ...
 Mainichi Daily News2 weeks ago
The Japan News

Rock eyed in Iwate flooding

The Yomiuri Shimbun MORIOKA — A large rock in the upstream section of the Omotogawa river may have changed the course of the current to surge toward an elderly care facility in Iwate Prefecture, which resulted in the deaths of nine people living ...
 The Japan News3 weeks ago
Mainichi Daily News

Iwate town residents keen to repay post-tsunami support following typhoon

IWAIZUMI, Iwate -- Residents in a coastal district of this town are moving to support fellow townspeople inland who were devastated by Typhoon Lionrock in an effort to reward the latter's support in the wake of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake ...
 Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago

Prefectural warning went unheeded in Iwate town struck by deadly floods

IWAIZUMI, Iwate -- Municipal leaders here were not informed of a flood warning issued by Iwate Prefecture on Aug. 30, shortly before the Omoto River running through the town burst its banks and inundated a local nursing home, killing nine elderly ...
 Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago
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