In this Saturday, Aug. 6 photo provided by the Chiayi City Government, a woman dressed as a convict in chains looks out at the audience as she is carried on a float in a parade during Ghost Month, Chiayi City.
A man vowed to continue a court fight into its third year in order to avoid paying a NT$20 (US$0.62) parking ticket in Chiayi City.
A charitable bystander, right, helpfully holds an umbrella to shade two women injured in a traffic accident from the scorching sun in Chiayi on Thursday, July 28. Temperatures hit 35.7 degrees Celsius in the southern county on Thursday.
Firefighters escort a 58-year-old man surnamed Chen to the hospital in Chiayi on Tuesday, June 7.
Chiayi City Deputy Mayor Hou Chong-wen (侯崇文) promoted online registration of food products at the Chia-Le-Fu Night Market (嘉樂福夜市) to raise awareness of food safety and sanitation, reported the Central News Agency on Thursday.
The government of Chiayi County is planning to resolve the serious traffic jam that builds up every weekend in the area that houses a big tourist hit -- a high heel-shaped church made of over 300 panes of blue-tinted glass -- with electric-powered scooters and buses.
Chiayi Magistrate Chang Hwa-kuan decided Tuesday to replace the head of the county's Livestock Disease Control Center after 42 stray dogs died of suspected heat stroke after being transported by the center to a private animal shelter in Tainan a day earlier,.........2 Comments
Twenty-six stray dogs died from heat stress while being transported by the Chiayi County Government to a private animal shelter in Tainan on Monday.
Despite the recent warm weather that should have helped reduce the spread of avian influenza through Taiwan's poultry operations, 1,312 geese have been culled at a goose farm in Chiayi County after it was confirmed to have been infected with the virus, the Council of Agriculture (COA) said.
Two Taiwanese men and five Vietnamese migrant workers were arrested Wednesday for allegedly engaging in illegal logging in the Alishan mountain area in Chiayi County.