Heavy Rain & Wind ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area APRIL 3, 2018

Heavy Rain & Wind ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area APRIL 3, 2018

Cornwall Ontario – Up to 40mm of rain and some snow will fall between Tuesday and Wednesday.   Expect high winds at time, especially on Wednesday as Mother Nature beats us with the Winter stick one last time this year. Potential flooding is possible in areas. A high of 9c is expected with big shifts and […]

The Great $99 Banner Sale on CFN! CLICK FOR DETAILS April 2, 2018

The Great $99 Banner Sale on CFN!  CLICK FOR DETAILS April 2, 2018

Tired of paying crazy ad rates?  Tired of paying for ads that aren’t seen?  With our traffic and story hang time this is the place you want to be and for a limited time and limited inventory(one slot on our home page and one on our inside pages)  you can have a 300×250 pixel banner […]

Love Hurts in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter for FEBRUARY 26, 2018

Love Hurts in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter for FEBRUARY 26, 2018

ASSAULT, BREACH, CRIMINAL HARASSMENT Cornwall, ON – A 20-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on February 22nd, 2018 and charged with assault, criminal harassment and breach of recognizance for communicating with her ex-boyfriend and being within 200 meters of where he might be. It is alleged while in the area of Marlborough Street and Second Street […]

CFN 2017 Numbers! 15,345, 911 Human Pageviews UP 13%! CLICK FOR DETAILS!

CFN 2017 Numbers!   15,345, 911 Human Pageviews UP 13%!  CLICK FOR DETAILS!

It’s always amazing to see some local ad choices by businesses in the Cornwall area. The newspaper with the most ads (not necessarily ad dollars) has the least amount of news and least amount of viewers.  We also have seen the demise of two newspapers, le Journal, which again shows that sadly the francophone market […]

Cornwall Nationals Meeting With FHL As Captain Posts “GOODBYE CORNWALL” – 022018

Cornwall Nationals Meeting With FHL As Captain Posts “GOODBYE CORNWALL” – 022018

Cornwall Ontario – CFN confirmed after speaking with Rodney Rivette of the Cornwall Nationals that the team is meeting today with FHL officials to talk about the survival of the team. With attendance shriveling since it lost its promotional contract with this newspaper, the loss of its admired head coach, and now its star player […]

A Cornwall Casino is a Good Idea. By Jamie Gilcig 170218

A Cornwall Casino is a Good Idea.  By Jamie Gilcig 170218

Cornwall Ontario – One wonders what Councilor Mark A MacDonald has done to possibly offend Hugo Rodrigues, Managing editor of the Standard Freeholder? Or maybe it’s simply safe for Hugo to snipe at Mr. MacDonald rather than tackle real issues with meat in them that  might cost the newspaper some ad dollars while pandering to […]

Taking Car Caught w Cocaine & Sofa Towing Leads to Charges in Cornwall 020718 #CCPS

Taking Car Caught w Cocaine & Sofa Towing Leads to Charges in Cornwall 020718 #CCPS

WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Jesse Vallieres, 27 of Cornwall was arrested on February 2nd, 2018 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man failed to report a change of address in December, 2017 and a warrant was issued for his arrest. On February 2nd, 2018 a member of the Cornwall Community Police […]

CFN View Donation Subscription Time – Good News Costs $$ Please CLICK the DONATION Button!

CFN View Donation Subscription Time – Good News Costs $$  Please CLICK the DONATION Button!

Cornwall Ontari0 – Good news costs money, and judging by how many viewers we have and how many pages you click on every month we must be doing something right? Right now the City of Cornwall is going through its farcical exercise of a budget.  It’s embarrassing and even in an election year council is […]

BUSES CANCELLED for Cornwall Area TUESDAY JANUARY 23rd – FREEZING RAIN ALERT

BUSES CANCELLED for Cornwall Area TUESDAY JANUARY 23rd – FREEZING RAIN ALERT

Cornwall Ontario – The STEO announced that all buses are cancelled again today due to freezing rain. It’s hovering around zero here at our downtown Cornwall offices as of 5:18 AM with temps expected to warm up to 8c by mid afternoon. Expect all sorts of wet stuff before thing freeze overnight. The next three […]

FREEZING RAIN ALERT School Buses CANCELLED for Cornwall Area Monday JAN 22, 2018

FREEZING RAIN ALERT School Buses CANCELLED for Cornwall Area Monday JAN 22, 2018

Cornwall Ontari0 – Another odd bus cancellation.  There is a freezing rain alert for Monday evening, but conditions as the day begins are actually nice? Current temps here in Downtown Cornwall are -5c and clear with snow expected to start in the afternoon.  The air will warm to well over 4c on Tuesday when more […]

Another SNOW DAY for the Cornwall Ontario Area ALL BUSES CANCELLED 011218

Another SNOW DAY for the Cornwall Ontario Area ALL BUSES CANCELLED 011218

Cornwall Ontario – Buses Cancelled again.  This time for a pending snow alert.  We’re waking up to 15c with more rain which has caused some flooding.   The snow isn’t scheduled to start until the evening which makes this alert kinda hinky. We’re expecting as much as 15cm of snow overnight with close to 20 more […]

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Suspends 3 Wholesale Tobacco Licenses 010918

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Suspends 3 Wholesale Tobacco Licenses 010918

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Suspends Wholesale Tobacco Licenses Tribal Programs Owed $103,745 in Lost Licensing Fees AKWESASNE – The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Compliance Department recently completed an investigation into the improper sale and distribution of New York State-issued cigarettes from mid-October to December 1, 2017. The investigation found that three licensed vendors conducted transactions that […]

Record Breaking Cold Temps in Cornwall Ontario JANUARY 1, 2018

Record Breaking Cold Temps in Cornwall Ontario JANUARY 1, 2018

Cornwall Ontario – The River City woke up to -30c temperatures,and that was before the wind chill!   The previous record was -26.7c set in 1962. Extreme cold warnings are in effect although it is gorgeous and bright out.   Extra care from the sun while driving is advised as well. We should see a high today […]