Plans for a former prison in Dorchester include conversion into hotel or flats, an on-site public meeting reveals.
Tributes are paid to an "incredibly funny" father-of-two who died in a crash in Weymouth.
The death of a 94-year-old woman in Poole is not being treated as suspicious, police say.
Pieces of tin and roofing felt found in Dorset nature reserves should be left untouched, the county's wildlife charities urge
A duck seen wandering around a Dorset nature reserve with a crossbow bolt through its neck is released back into the wild.
The vacant Bishop of Oxford post, which is currently being covered by the Bishop of Dorchester, is unlikely to be in place until at least September 2016.
Dead jellyfish wash up in Weymouth
Dorset golfer gets surprise call
Middlesex bowlers James Harris and Ollie Rayner take three second wickets apiece to leave Hampshire on the brink of defeat.
Hampshire are to allow batsman and left-arm spinner Liam Dawson to go out on loan to try and improve his batting form.
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