• “Asombroso means ‘amazing’ in Spanish” said Saito before the opening. March 17

    Asombroso, a french fries and vegan sweets store, opened on March 18 in the food wing of the Tsutaya bookstore in Ebetsu in central Hokkaido. This is the long-awaited permanent store of the establi...

  • Brown Bear Gets MRI Scan

    Aug. 13, 2020

    On June 25, a brown bear received a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) test at the Animal Medical Center, Rakuno Gakuen University in Ebetsu City. Giving this test to a live bear is very unusual, both in Japan and around the world as well.