Media Sales Reps Wanted – Cornwall Brockville Ottawa CLICK FOR DETAILS June 6, 2017

Media Sales Reps Wanted – Cornwall Brockville Ottawa  CLICK FOR DETAILS June 6, 2017

The Cornwall Free News wants you!   We’re looking for experienced Sales reps that are a fearless and community minded.   We pay the best commission and bonus rates in the region, and will pay for your health care plan after 90 days! Are you independent, love to communicate, and most importantly love to close […]

CFN Viewer Appeal – Yes Virginia, you do have to pay for the news. JUNE 2, 2017

CFN Viewer Appeal – Yes Virginia, you do have to pay for the news. JUNE 2, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – In the olden days…way back in the 90’s, there were three main streams of revenue for newspapers. Subscriptions, where people paid for home delivery.    Then there were classified ads, and finally advertising.   All three were pillars that allowed media to cover the news as best as they could. Certain pressures […]

T STORM ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area for MAY 18, 2017

T STORM ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area for MAY 18, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The intense heat of the the past two days may make for a light show in the skies tonight as Environment Canada has released a warning from Morrisburg to the Quebec border for the evening. With a high expected over 30c today a storm should cool things down with temps between 16-20c […]

Huge Police Blotter as CCPS Too Busy to Put One Out Monday or Tuesday MAY 10, 2017

Huge Police Blotter as CCPS Too Busy to Put One Out Monday or Tuesday MAY 10, 2017

CRIMINAL HARASSMENT, BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 72-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on May 5th, 2017 and charged with criminal harassment and breach of probation for being within 150 meters of his ex-common-law wife and for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged during the month of March and April, 2017 the man was […]

FROST WARNING for CORNWALL ONTARIO Area for MAY 9, 2017

FROST WARNING for CORNWALL ONTARIO Area for MAY 9, 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – No, we’re safe from our former disgraced City Councilor Robert Brock Frost returning to local politics. But there is a frost warning for the area as temps may fall below zero overnight in the River City before Spring actually flirts with us until the weekend when it’s expected to rain, again. Statements […]

Another HEAVY RAIN & FLOOD ALERT from Morrisburg to Cornwall MAY 5, 2017

Another HEAVY RAIN & FLOOD ALERT from Morrisburg to Cornwall MAY 5, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Flood Alerts from Morrisburg to Cornwall are in place as another round of heavy rains are expected to hit with as many as 75mm of rain deluging the area between Morrisburg and Cornwall (as well as all areas along the St. Lawrence River)  before things slow down on Sunday. High winds will […]

FLOOD ALERT from Morrisburg to Cornwall TUESDAY MAY 2, 2017

FLOOD ALERT from Morrisburg to Cornwall TUESDAY MAY 2, 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO– A flood alert is active along the St. Lawrence River from Morrisburg to Cornwall. Winds of over 50km per hour are driving larger waves as well. Expect temperature shifts with lows near zero to highs of 18 until Sunday. Heavy rains have built up water levels in the area with more in the […]

Truck Blocking Charges to St. Andrews Man by Cornwall Police MAY 1, 2017

Truck Blocking Charges to St. Andrews Man by Cornwall Police MAY 1, 2017

ASSAULT, THREATS Cornwall, ON – A 35-year-old Williamstown man was arrested on April 27th, 2017 and charged with assault and threats. It is alleged during an argument on April 27th, 2017 the man punched his brother-in-law in the face and threatened to kill his family. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. During the investigation […]

April Showers to Pound Cornwall Area APRIL 5, 2017

April Showers to Pound Cornwall Area APRIL 5, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Spring clean up as over 25mm of heavy rain is expected to fall before Wednesday morning.  Thursday a large mass is expected to bring over 50mm of rain to the area when a full rain alert will be posted. Full Spring temperatures are expected early next week with highs close to 20c! […]

March Ends Like a Lion in Cornwall – Up to 10cm of Snow Expected by Saturday MARCH 31, 2017

March Ends Like a Lion in Cornwall – Up to 10cm of Snow Expected by Saturday MARCH 31, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Up to 10cm of snow are expected to fall in the Cornwall area before the end of  Saturday with possibilities of ice pellets and mixed precipitation as well. Temps are hovering around the magical zero celsius mark which means just about anything can and will fall from the sky. Warmer temperatures start […]

Brockville to Cornwall FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Sunday March 26, 2017

Brockville to Cornwall FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Sunday March 26, 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – One last gasp of Winter rocked the River City this week.  As temperatures are starting to warm up again we have a Freezing Rain ALERT for Sunday March 26th for the evening and overnight. Expect temps to warm up during the week heading towards double digits with rain and possibly some snow […]

SNOW ALERT – Another 20cm + for Cornwall Ontario MARCH 14, 2017

SNOW ALERT – Another 20cm + for Cornwall Ontario MARCH 14, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – 30 vehicle pile ups on the 401.  Wet icy snow, and March break have led to a treacherous Tuesday.  Overnight and into Wednesday the snow and cold will continue with as much as 25cm more snow expected in some areas.   ‼️HWY 401 between Mallorytown and Lansdowne remains closed after multiple collisions. […]

Winter to Take One More Bite on Cornwall Area as 20cm Expected to Fall Tuesday MARCH 13, 2017

Winter to Take One More Bite on Cornwall Area as 20cm Expected to Fall Tuesday MARCH 13, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – There may be one last snow day this Winter as temperatures will stay cold and Mother Nature will dump up to 20cm of snow between Tuesday and Wednesday morning. Monday’s overnight low will drop to -13c in the Cornwall area and only rise up to -7c as the snow is expected to […]

Year Over Year Numbers Up for CFN in February 2017 – HUGE Ad deals!

Year Over Year Numbers Up for CFN in February 2017 – HUGE Ad deals!

Cornwall Ontario – You’ll be seeing some changes on CFN in 2017.  We have columnists starting from all across Canada.   We are spreading our wings as a media outlet.  Instead of a regional outlet we will be working our way to being more of a National platform. Thanks to our many contributors and supporters who […]

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe to Develop 140 Acre Hogansburg Triangle Land MARCH 6, 2017

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe to Develop 140 Acre Hogansburg Triangle Land MARCH 6, 2017

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Submits 140-Acre Land In Trust Application Community Development a Tribal Priority AKWESASNE —  In step with the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s strategic planning, community development is at the forefront of Tribal Council’s actions. On March 1, 2017, the Tribal Council submitted its third land to trust application to the Bureau of […]

Cornwall Regional Task Force Partners with OPP & CBSA to Patrol Border MARCH 6, 2017

Cornwall Regional Task Force Partners with OPP & CBSA to Patrol Border MARCH 6, 2017

  In partnership to protect our borders CORNWALL ONTARIO – From March 6 to 9, 2017, the Cornwall Regional Task Force (CRTF) along with its Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) partners will be conducting high visibility patrols to promote border security.  The goal of this operation is to highlight the […]