CFN September Sponsorship Donation Drive! Please Donate TODAY

CFN September Sponsorship Donation Drive!   Please Donate TODAY

Like all media today CFN faces revenue challenges.   We face more of them because of the City Hall led conspiratorial boycott of this newspaper.   It’s something that actually has damaged the economy of the entire community.  There is at this point no business reason to not advertise here as we publish our real […]

SIU Terminate Rideau Lakes Self Inflicted Gunshot Death 091817

SIU Terminate Rideau Lakes Self Inflicted Gunshot Death 091817

SIU Terminates Investigation into Death of Man in Rideau Township Case Number: 17-PCD-136 Other News Releases Related to Case 17-PCD-136 SIU Complainant Succumbs to Injuries While in Ottawa Hospital  Witness Assistance Fill Out a Witness Form Upload a Video Mississauga, ON (18 September, 2017) — The Director of the Special Investigations Unit, Tony Loparco, has terminated […]

Brockville #OPP Charge ASHLEY SULLIVAN DUI After Leaving Road & Hitting Pole 091817

Brockville #OPP Charge ASHLEY SULLIVAN DUI After Leaving Road & Hitting Pole 091817

 (PRESCOTT, Ont.) – On September 14, 2017 at 11 p.m. members of the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to a to single motor vehicle collision at the intersection of County Road 21 and Weir Road, in Edwarsburgh /Cardinal Township. At this location, a vehicle left the roadway and struck a hydro pole. There were […]

#OPP Charge CHRISTOPHER SIPES of Prescott DRUGS Meth Fentanyl Marijuana 091417

#OPP Charge CHRISTOPHER SIPES of Prescott DRUGS Meth Fentanyl Marijuana 091417

  (Prescott, ON.) – The Ontario Provincial Police Community Street Crime Unit and the Ontario Provincial Police Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant at a residence in Prescott. On September 11, 2017 at 11:14 a.m. police entered an apartment on King Street West and seized fentanyl, cannabis marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine pills and psilocybin. Christopher SIPES, age […]

ALERT Thunder & Rain For Cornwall Ontario Area SEPT 7 2017

ALERT Thunder & Rain For Cornwall Ontario Area SEPT 7 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Expect up to 5mm of rain Thursday and Friday in the Cornwall area with potential Thunderstorms starting Thursday! Lows will drop to about 10c overnight with highs near 20 until the weekend when we’re expecting warmer temps and lots of sunshine!   11:52 AM EDT Thursday 07 September 2017 Weather advisory in […]

#OPP Charge 3 Recover $10K in Stolen Property Near Brockville 090317

#OPP Charge 3 Recover $10K in Stolen Property Near Brockville 090317

(PRESCOTT,ON),  On Thursday the 31st of August 2017, at approximately 10am,  the Ontario Provincial Police Community Street Crime Unit, the Emergency Response Team, the Grenville County OPP and the K-9 Unit, executed a search warrant at a residence on County Road 2, in the Village of Cardinal.   The OPP recovered over $10,000 worth of stolen property […]

CLINT FROATS of South Stormont Charged by #OPP Impaired After Rollover 090117

CLINT FROATS of South Stormont Charged by #OPP Impaired After Rollover 090117

(LEEDS, ON.) –   Officers of the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police arrested an impaired driver after a collision. On the September 1, 2017 at about 12:10 A.M Leeds O.P.P officers responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 401 westbound in Front of Yonge Township. The vehicle was eastbound when the driver lost control and rolled several times into […]

Cornwall Free News Q2 Numbers UP 44% From 2016! Ad Deals! 083017

Cornwall Free News Q2 Numbers UP 44% From 2016!   Ad Deals!  083017

It’s not easy being an Independent media outlet, especially in Cornwall Ontario!  Yet somehow, with limited resources, we keep growing our audience as we start to venture away and grow our Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto, and other city markets. We finally had time to publish our Second Quarter numbers and you clearly like clicking on our […]

Prescott Teen Killed on Hwy 416 #OPP 082917

Prescott Teen Killed on Hwy 416 #OPP 082917

(Prescott, ON.) – The Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police(OPP) attended a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian, on the 416 Highway South, near mile marker 13, in Edwardsburgh Township. At approximately 11:15 p.m. on the 28th of August 2017, a pedestrian was on the 416 Highway when he was struck by a southbound vehicle. The male received life threatening injuries […]

T Storm & Tornado ALERT for EASTERN ONTARIO (Cornwall) 082217

T Storm & Tornado ALERT for EASTERN ONTARIO (Cornwall) 082217

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Today will be a fine day to be a duck!   Rain, Thunderstorms and even warnings of Tornadoes are featured in Eastern Ontario. The good news is that we should have another rare sunny rain free weekend! Expect highs in the mid 20’s c through early next week! Alerts for: Cornwall – […]

Brockville #OPP Charge NICHOLAS MARTIN DUI in Prescott 082117

Brockville #OPP Charge NICHOLAS MARTIN DUI  in Prescott 082117

(PRESCOTT, ON.) –   Officers of the Grenville County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are continuing to investigate incidents involving impaired drivers. On August the 19th, 2017 at approximately 2:30am O.P.P officers attended a motor vehicle collision at King Street West, in the Town of Prescott. At this location a Hyundai Elantra had struck an unoccupied parked […]

Royal Ottawa Health in Brockville Fined $75,000 After Nurse Stabbed by Patient 081617

Royal Ottawa Health in Brockville Fined $75,000 After Nurse Stabbed by Patient 081617

  BROCKVILLE, ON – The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group was fined $75,000 after a nurse was stabbed by a patient at the Brockville Mental Health Centre. The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group operates the Brockville Mental Health Centre in addition to other mental health care and research facilities in Ottawa. On October 10, 2014 […]

#OPP Charge Ajax Man – 85 KM Over Speed Limit on Hwy 15 RIDEAU LAKES 080517

#OPP Charge Ajax Man – 85 KM Over Speed Limit on Hwy 15 RIDEAU LAKES 080517

(LEEDS, ON.) –   Members of the Ontario Provincial Police stopped another stunt driver in Rideau Lakes. On the August 14, 2017 at about 3:10 P.M. Ontario Provincial Police officers in Rideau Lakes Township stopped a northbound car on Highway 15 driving in excess of 85 kilometres over the speed limit. As a result of the investigation, a 22 […]

Jeanette Despatie & CCH Failing Seniors – Surgical Wait Times in Cornwall Brutal 081517

Jeanette Despatie & CCH Failing Seniors – Surgical Wait Times in Cornwall Brutal 081517

Cornwall Ontario – The province has an actual useful website that gives you data on surgical wait times.   With Cornwall having a higher level of seniors I thought I’d run some numbers based on historical issues that many seniors face. While the community has to its credit come up with wads of cash to […]

T Storm & Heavy Rain ALERT from Brockville to Quebec Border SAT AUG 12, 2017

T Storm & Heavy Rain ALERT from Brockville to Quebec Border SAT AUG 12, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Thunderstorms and rains will be pummelling us from Brockville into the Quebec border Saturday. The rain will come fast and hard with high winds.   The high for Saturday in Cornwall should hit 28c. Rain is expected to continue into Sunday.   10:53 AM EDT Saturday 12 August 2017 Severe thunderstorm watch […]

Cornwall Snubbed by Wynne Gov’t As Big Rubber Duck Expected to Draw 30K in Brockville 081017

Cornwall Snubbed by Wynne Gov’t As Big Rubber Duck Expected to Draw 30K in Brockville 081017

Cornwall Ontario –  Many Cornwallites are crying fowl, and heading down the 401 to check out the Big Rubber Duck in Brockville this weekend as the 61 foot cutie will settle on the town’s picturesque waterfront. Locals can still celebrate the pooping of the geese in Lamoureux Parc.  While not as exciting as the duck, […]

#OPP Sea Doo Collision Near Brockville Sends Two to Hospital 080817

#OPP Sea Doo Collision Near Brockville Sends Two to Hospital 080817

(LEEDS, ON.) –   Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P.) in Rideau Lakes are continuing an investigation into two seadoo’s that collided with two males injured. On August 6, 2017 at 3:10 PM Rideau Lakes OPP officers were called to Big Rideau Lake near Portland after receiving a report of two seadoo’s colliding. Preliminary investigation revealed […]