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Yonezawa

 

a city in Japan, on the northern part of Honshu Island, in Yamagata Prefecture. Population, 92, 800 (1970). It is a center of the silk industry. There are also furniture, food-flavoring, and paper industries. Yonezawa is the site of an aviation factory. Nearby, in Onogawa, there are hot mineral springs.

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Endo, a sixth-term House of Representatives member of the LDP from a constituency in Yamagata Prefecture, had been under fire over the scandal involving a farmers' association in his hometown of Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture.
NEC will relocate part of the Gunma plant's production equipment to its other domestic PC manufacturing base in the city of Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture, by September, it said.
Snowfall reached 137 cm in Iiyama, Nagano Prefecture, 131 cm in Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture, 118 cm in Nagaoka, Niigata Prefecture, 99 cm in Uozu, Toyama Prefecture, 79 cm in Fukui city, the capital of Fukui Prefecture, and 66 cm in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture.
NEC introduced the production management system, under which it supplies parts only when necessary, at a factory in Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture, of NEC's subsidiary NEC Personal Products Ltd.
The joint venture, based in Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture, has manufactured and distributed aluminum magnetic memory disks since its establishment in 1987.
Thursday, snow measured 46 cm deep in Imazu, Shiga Prefecture, 36 cm in Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture, 34 cm in Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture, and 32 cm in Tadami, Fukushima Prefecture, according to the agency.