The unusual sight of the arrival of a pair of common dolphins draws huge crowds at Weymouth Harbour.
Thousands of pounds owed to a Dorset council by the company that built Europe's first artificial surf reef looks unlikely to be recovered, liquidators for the firm say.
A large fridge-freezer is pushed off a bridge in Bournemouth by several people and lands in front of an oncoming train.
Eleven farms owned by Dorset County Council are earmarked to generate solar energy for nearly 10,000 homes.
Spending on agency nurses in the South West has soared from about £12m in 2010 to more than £59m in 2014, it emerges.
A Bournemouth hotel temporarily closes its doors after a suspected outbreak of norovirus among guests.
The death of a teenager prompts police in the south west to set up a "garage watch" scheme to trace drivers involved in road crashes.
Eddie Howe named 'manager of the decade'
Runners describe 'shambolic' event
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