It’s Time to Stop Giving the Cornwall Colts a Free Ride by Jamie Gilcig 100418

It’s Time to Stop Giving the Cornwall Colts a Free Ride by Jamie Gilcig 100418

Cornwall Ontario – Geez there are fire sales and bad deals,  and there is the sweetheart deal that the City of Cornwall is giving the Cornwall Colts for some reason?   I mean this is worse than a Marc Bergevin trade. At issue is that the city has two facilities that have far too much empty […]

FROST WARNING for the Cornwall Ontario Region! 100418

FROST WARNING for the Cornwall Ontario Region!  100418

Statements 10:48 AM EDT Thursday 04 October 2018 Frost advisory in effect for: Cornwall – Lancaster Maxville – Alexandria Morrisburg – Long Sault Winchester – Newington Frost may damage some crops in frost-prone areas. Temperatures tonight will plunge to near the zero degree mark under clear skies and light winds, courtesy of an Arctic high […]

Cornwall Mayoralty Debate Exposes Lack of Leadership by Julie Johnston 100418

Cornwall Mayoralty Debate Exposes Lack of Leadership by Julie Johnston 100418

Cornwall Ontario – Last night’s debate involving the four Mayoral candidates revealed true colours and where “THEIR” priorities are. Bernadette continues to show her preference on an art center yet cries about the “poor” in the same breath. The tactic of repeating and repeating the same words like “infrastructure”,  “art center,” “partners” felt like a brainwashing […]

Cornwall Police Charge CLEMENT Again #CCPS Oct 4, 2018

Cornwall Police Charge CLEMENT Again #CCPS Oct 4, 2018

POSSESSION OF PROPERTY OBTAINED BY CRIME, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Patrick Clement, 35, of Cornwall was arrested on October 4th, 2018 and charged with possession of property obtained by crime and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged during a traffic stop on October 4th, 2018, the man was found […]

SD&G #OPP Charges for Landfill Culprit & Chip Stand Break IN in South Stormont 100418

SD&G #OPP Charges for Landfill Culprit & Chip Stand Break IN in South Stormont 100418

CHARGES LAID FOR BREAK IN AT LANDFILL   (NORTH DUNDAS,ON) – On September 19, 2018 at approximately 2:11pm, Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report of a break in at a business (North Dundas landfill) on Boyne Road, Winchester, Ontario. Investigation indicated that sometime overnight culprit(s) entered the business but did not remove any […]

SD&G #OPP Execute Drug Bust in South Stormont COCAINE METH Marijuana 100418

SD&G #OPP Execute Drug Bust in South Stormont COCAINE METH Marijuana 100418

WARRANT EXECUTED – DRUGS SEIZED- STOLEN PROPERTY RECOVERED (SOUTH STORMONT,ON) On October 2, 2018, members of the Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), Emergency Response Team (ERT), Tactical Rescue Unit (TRU) and SD&G OPP officers executed a Criminal Code Search Warrant at a property on Eligh-Beckstead Road, South Stormont Township. This resulted in the seizure of […]

BREAKING #OPP ERT Team Execution of Warrant Leads to Death of Dog in South Stormont – 100318

BREAKING #OPP ERT Team Execution of Warrant Leads to Death of Dog in South Stormont – 100318

Cornwall Ontario –  Sources confirmed that a warrant was executed in South Stormont that led to the death of a dog. The raid took place on Eligh-Beckstead Road. We will have more information after the OPP issue an official release. If you see news happen email your videos or photos to info@cornwallfreenews.com    

CFIA ALERT – Loblaws Chicken Fries SALMONELLA 100218

CFIA ALERT – Loblaws Chicken Fries SALMONELLA 100218

Food Recall Warning – Certain $10 Chicken Fries recalled due to Salmonella Recall date: October 2, 2018 Reason for recall: Microbiological – Salmonella Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Loblaw Companies Limited Distribution: National Extent of the distribution: Retail Recall details Ottawa, October 2, 2018 – Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain $10 Chicken Fries […]

Retired Cornwall Firefighter Mark A MacDonald – Bob Turner Would Make 1 Central New Fire Station LTE 100218

Retired Cornwall Firefighter Mark A MacDonald – Bob Turner Would Make 1 Central New Fire Station LTE 100218

The new Council really needs to consider the possibility of having one central location for the new fire station, such as the old Bob Turner site. Attached is a map of the city that clearly shows a 6 minute response time that covers most of the city and is still well within the allowable response times […]

Bad Management & Council Lead to High Taxes in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 100218

Bad Management & Council Lead to High Taxes in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 100218

Cornwall Ontario – The city likes to give out voodoo numbers when it comes to tax increases, but the bottom line is the bottom line.  If you raise taxes nearly 20% per term without increasing revenues something always gives out. Even worse, if you borrow money to pay for a tax increase, as Cornwall did […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday October 1, 2018

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday October 1, 2018

SD&G OPP NEWS   (STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 198 calls for service from Friday September 28, 2018 to Monday October 1, 2018.   Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             5 Motor Vehicle collision –             14 calls for […]