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Japanese millers set to meet with NDSU researchers

May 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A group of Japanese milling executives plans to visit with North Dakota State University researchers about producing and marketing wheat. Continue Reading

Japan’s new import rules to help US beef industry

January 28, 2013 in The Daily Republic

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Japan’s decision to ease restrictions on U.S. beef imports will provide a boost to the American meat industry, but tight supplies may limit how much exports can grow this year.
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Japan’s ambassador seeks closer ties to N.D.

July 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Japan could become even more heavily involved in North Dakota’s economic interests, the Ambassador of Japan to the U.S. said Tuesday during a visit to Grand Forks. Continue Reading

Japanese ambassador urges SD to trade with Japan

July 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) Japan’s ambassador to the United States says he wants to see his nation conduct more business with South Dakota.
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Japanese ambassador scheduled to visit Grand Forks

July 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Japanese ambassador to the United States is scheduled to visit Grand Forks on July 31, according to embassy spokesman Shinju Karasawa.
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Japanese ambassador to visit Grand Forks

June 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Japanese ambassador to the United States is scheduled to visit Grand Forks on July 31, according to embassy spokesman Shinju Karasawa. Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki is planning to stop in Bismarck during the morning and travel to Grand Forks for an afternoon visit. Continue Reading

Native of Japan Zeros in on historic fighter plane at Minot air museum

June 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

When Yukiko T. Howell recently climbed into the cockpit of the Zero, a Japanese fighter plane, it was a moment for her to capture how her uncle might have felt when he flew the same model with the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II. Continue Reading

Japan’s music sensation: a group ranked by fans

June 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

AKB48 is not exactly a band. It’s an army of girls-next-door, ranked by its fans, and after taking Japan by storm it’s getting ready to go global. Continue Reading

Air Canada plane makes emergency landing

May 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

TORONTO (AP) An Air Canada jet bound for Japan has landed safely in Toronto after an engine shut down after takeoff from Pearson International Airport.
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Tsunami-swept motorcyle from Japan found 4,000 miles away in Canada

May 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It must have been a wild ride. Japanese media say a Harley-Davidson motorcycle lost in last year’s tsunami has washed up on a Canadian island about 6,400 kilometers (4,000 miles) away.
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