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  1. The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after a dog was stabbed in the city in one of the worst cases the charity has come across.
  2. Opposition councillors have called for the city’s environment convener to be replaced after issuing a “hollow apology” as more than 2,500 complaints over missed bin collections were received in the space of a week.
  3. The city council has been forced to re-advertise almost 100 planning applications after an IT upgrade led to computer systems grinding to a halt.
  4. A father-of-two who went into cardiac arrest in Waverley station has spoken about the life-threatening incident for the first time.
  5. Hutchison Vale Colts Under-15s travelled to Fernieside as they took on Edinburgh South in the John McConnell Memorial Cup. The visitors emerged from the clash as 3-1 victors, but their lower-league opponents put up a good fight.