#OPP Charge RICK DESCHAMPS DUI on ATV W/O Helmet JULY 11, 2017

#OPP Charge RICK DESCHAMPS DUI on ATV W/O Helmet JULY 11, 2017

(Prescott ON) On July 8th  , at approximately 6PM, the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were patrolling the area of Dishaw Street, in the village of Cardinal, At this location, officer’s observed an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV), being driven by a male who was not wearing a helmet. Officers initiated a traffic stop and after speaking with the […]

Farm Theft Near Brockville #OPP July 11, 2017

Farm Theft Near Brockville #OPP July 11, 2017

(Prescott, Ont.), The Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating a break and enter to a barn, on Brooks Road, in North Augusta. The break- in occurred sometime between July 1st to July 8th, 2017.   Farm equipment was stolen, including bales of hay, a milking sink, gates, dividers and floor mats. The barn itself […]

#OPP Charge Trucker After Landing in Marsh on 401 to Avoid Ducks JULY 10, 2017

#OPP Charge Trucker After Landing in Marsh on 401 to Avoid Ducks JULY 10, 2017

OPP INVESTIGATE COLLISION Driver Attempts To Avoid Collision With Ducklings (PRESCOTT, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Grenville County Detachment is urging all motorists to expect the unexpected when it comes to wildlife on the highways.   The Grenville County OPP is once again reminding the motoring public to be alert and aware of their surroundings […]

A Weekend of Rain & Thunder in the Cornwall Ontario Area JULY 7, 2017

A Weekend of Rain & Thunder in the Cornwall Ontario Area JULY 7, 2017

Cornwall Ontario –  It’s raining. It’s storming.  It’s Thundering and pouring.  In Cornwall to Morrisburg, buy one umbrella or two if you splurge. The weekend is ruined. It’s wet as rats.  Better to snuggle inside with cats. This is karma.  This is what happens when you don’t eat bananas. Watch out for lightning, large hail […]

Another THUNDERSTORM for the CORNWALL ONTARIO area JUNE 28, 2017

Another THUNDERSTORM for the CORNWALL ONTARIO area JUNE 28, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Another thunder storm warning for the Cornwall Ontario region from Environment Canada for this afternoon and evening.  Expect hail and high winds. A high of 24c is expected in the downtown area.  The good news is that there’s not much rain expected overnight. Thursday 15-20mm of rain is expected. We will update […]

#OPP Charge TRISTAN JENSEN of Augusta Twshp DUI

#OPP Charge TRISTAN JENSEN of Augusta Twshp DUI

(Prescott, ON) – On the evening of June 27th at approximately 8PM, members of the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Charleville Road, in Augusta Township, after a vehicle left the roadway and struck the ditch.  The male driver was found to be under the influence of alcohol and […]

#OPP Investigate Attempted B&E of Prescott Municipal Garage JUNE 28, 2017

#OPP Investigate Attempted B&E of Prescott Municipal Garage JUNE 28, 2017

(Prescott, ON) The Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating an attempt break and enter to Prescott’s municipal garage, located on Sophia street. At this location an unknown suspect or suspects had attempted to enter two shipping containers on the property. No entry was gained, but the locks and containers were damaged.   […]

#OPP Charges for Driver in Cornwall Collision Fatality RONALD BOLTON June 27, 2017

#OPP Charges for Driver in Cornwall Collision Fatality RONALD BOLTON June 27, 2017

(LEEDS, ON.) –   Members of the Ontario Provincial Police have completed an investigation into a collision on County Road 2. On the 10th of February 2017 at about 2:10 P.M. officers from the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police were called to a collision on County Road 2 in Leeds and the Thousand Islands Township. […]

HAIL & POSSIBLE TORNADO Weather ALERT for Cornwall & Eastern Ontario JUNE 26, 2017

HAIL & POSSIBLE TORNADO Weather ALERT for Cornwall & Eastern Ontario JUNE 26, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Sinkholes, hail, and now possible Tornados.  Just your average Summer day in 2017 Eastern Ontario. Our current sunshine will see clouds and rail start later this afternoon and early evening. Very little rain is expected Monday night.  Thursday through the weekend are looking to be wet. Temperatures this week are in the […]

#OPP Japanese Driver Charged Distracted Driving Near Brockville 401 June 26, 2017

#OPP Japanese Driver Charged Distracted Driving Near Brockville 401 June 26, 2017

OPP LAY DISTRACTED DRIVING CHARGES Driver Caught Video-Taping Collision As He Drove Past (BROCKVILLE, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Leeds County Detachment have charged a male driver following a distracted driving incident on Highway 401 near Brockville on Saturday afternoon.   At approximately 2 pm, Leeds County OPP members responded to […]

Will you Help Hit Our Subscription Target for CFN before JULY 7, 2017 ?

Will you Help Hit Our Subscription Target for CFN before JULY 7, 2017 ?

Cornwall Ontario – Have you noticed a few more digital ads on CFN?   We want to remove them, but need your help. Like any newspaper, online or in print, we need your help to survive.  Gone are the days of classified ad revenue, and home delivery revenue. Nothing of value is ever truly free. […]

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Region JUNE 18, 2017

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Region JUNE 18, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – It’s 33c at CFN central in downtown Cornwall as of 4:55PM.  Environment Canada has issued a Thunderstorm alert from Morrisburg to the Quebec border and as far north as Maxville and Alexandria. A CFN viewer sent in the following from the Alexandria area : Jamie: a friend called me on her cell […]

#OPP Charge Chicks with Stunt Driving & Seize 2 Cars Near Brockville & JUNE 18, 2017

#OPP Charge Chicks with Stunt Driving & Seize 2 Cars Near Brockville & JUNE 18, 2017

OPP CHARGE TWO PERSONS WITH STUNT DRIVING Vehicles Seized and Drivers Licenses Suspended for 7 Days (BROCKVILLE, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) East Region Highway Enforcement Team (ER-HET) have charged two persons with Stunt Driving after an incident on Highway 401 near Brockville on Saturday afternoon.   At approximately 5pm, two […]

Dr. Charlebois Aesthetics Glowing Vitally in Times Square Cornwall! JUNE 16, 2017

Dr. Charlebois Aesthetics Glowing Vitally in Times Square Cornwall!  JUNE 16, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Sometimes change isn’t a bad thing.  For Dr. Patrick Charlebois and Anne St. John the demise of Vitalglow has created an opportunity for the team to continue their work at their new office in Times Square on Second Street West in Cornwall. Parking had been an issue in the old location, but […]

#OPP – O’Reilly’s Ind Grocer & Riverside Auto Body ROBBERIES June 14, 2017

#OPP – O’Reilly’s Ind Grocer & Riverside Auto Body ROBBERIES June 14, 2017

PRESCOTT ONTARIO – The Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is encouraging members of the public to come forward if they have any information on two recent OPP investigations. On the 10th of June, 2017 at approximately 6pm, 3 non-white females entered the O’Reilly’s Independent Grocer in Prescott and stole hundreds of dollars’ worth of […]

Senior & Pet ALERT as TEMPS Over 30c in Cornwall Area JUNE 12, 2017

Senior & Pet ALERT as TEMPS Over 30c in Cornwall Area JUNE 12, 2017

Cornwall Ontario –  It’s hotter than predicted with it being 31c outside CFN central in Downtown Cornwall Ontario at 1:51 PM. While things are expected to cool down a bit starting tomorrow please stay hydrated and make sure pets have plenty of water and don’t be one of those idiots that leaves their dogs in […]

Slew of Alcohol Charges by Leeds (Brockville) #OPP JUNE 12, 2017

Slew of Alcohol Charges by Leeds (Brockville) #OPP JUNE 12, 2017

(LEEDS, ON.) –   Officers of the Leeds County Detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing investigations into incidents involving impaired drivers. On the 9th of June 2017 at about 6:40 AM O.P.P officers were advised that officials at the Canada Border Services Agency – Port of Lansdowne had a possible impaired driver stopped awaiting entry […]

HEAT ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area for SUNDAY JUNE 11, 2017

HEAT ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area for SUNDAY JUNE 11, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – A heat alert has been issued for the Cornwall Ontario region with temperatures expected to hover around the 30c mark Sunday and reach as high as 33c Monday. Rain is expected to return late Monday to cool things down.  Temps around the 25c range are expected for most of this week. Stay […]