National Oct 16, 2019

Fukushima hot spring resort opens to typhoon victims for free

The Dake Onsen resort in Fukushima Prefecture has opened its hot spring baths to people hit by Typhoon Hagibis free of charge. On Wednesday, Fukushima residents affected by the 19th typhoon of the year visited the facilities in Nihonmatsu from the morning. They included people ...

Regions hit by deadly Typhoon Hagibis struggle with recovery efforts

National Oct 16, 2019

Regions hit by deadly Typhoon Hagibis struggle with recovery efforts

Areas devastated by Typhoon Hagibis in Nagano Prefecture and the Tohoku region are struggling to respond after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades caused record-breaking rainfall, massive flooding, mudslides and outages of electricity and water supplies. In Marumori, Miyagi Prefecture, damage was ...