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 […]

Moist Kilts at Glengarry Games as T Storms Descend in Cornwall Area 080417

Moist Kilts at Glengarry Games as T Storms Descend in Cornwall Area 080417

Cornwall Ontario – Rain and T Storms are in the forecast for Friday night and into Saturday as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to visit the Highland Games in Maxville on Saturday. Up to 40mm of rain are expected by Sunday as temperatures drop to below 20c making for a wet cold weekend for […]

South Dundas to Open Time Capsule from 1992 on July 18th at 6PM

South Dundas to Open Time Capsule from 1992 on July 18th at 6PM

Municipality to Unveil 25 Year Old Time Capsule, Bury New One   In July 1992, Council of the former Village of Morrisburg assembled to bury a time capsule with a variety of items that would reflect the way of life at the time. The capsule was meant to be opened 25 years later, during Canada’s […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Wednesday JULY 12, 2017

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Wednesday JULY 12, 2017

WANTED MALE ARRESTED (North Dundas) – On July 11, 2017 at approximately 10:49am, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers located the accused as he was wanted by the SD&G OPP. Investigation also indicated that the male was in contravention of conditions imposed from a previous incident. Anthony LEVERE (31) of North Dundas Township […]

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 […]

#OPP Charge PAUL McCARTY of N Dundas With INDECENCY June 28, 2017

#OPP Charge PAUL McCARTY of N Dundas With INDECENCY June 28, 2017

BREACH OF CONDITIONS (North Glengarry) – On June 27, 2017 at approximately 10:31 am, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to a report of a suspicious person on Main Street in Alexandria, Ontario. Police located the person and the Investigation indicated that the male was in contravention of previous release conditions. The investigation also […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Friday June 23, 2017

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Friday June 23, 2017

Assault -Update (North Dundas) – On June 21, 2017 at approximately 6:55pm, SD&G OPP officers responded to report of an altercation on Mill Street, North Dundas Township. Investigation indicated that a male youth had assaulted and threatened an adult male. The male youth was also in contravention of conditions imposed from a previous incident. Further […]

Are Ontario Residents Safe from Police & Judicial System Abuse? By Jamie Gilcig JUNE 20, 2017

Are Ontario Residents Safe from Police & Judicial System Abuse?  By Jamie Gilcig JUNE 20, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – We have a system that is utterly broken.  It’s a cash machine for law enforcement and judicial system that essentially depend on each other to earn their incomes and improve their budgets. There is a very low threshold of accountability for abuses or errors by police, and almost none against Crown Attorneys. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

CFN Needs 100 Subscription Donations by Monday 6PM To Avoid New Digital Ads JUNE 10, 2017

CFN Needs 100 Subscription Donations by Monday 6PM To Avoid New Digital Ads JUNE 10, 2017

Your favorite online newspaper needs your support.   In the first 9 days of June we have had over 50,000 unique visitors. We need 100 new subscription donations by Monday June 12th, 2017 at 6PM EST to avoid having new digital ads appear on the site.   It truly is up to you dear viewers! […]

Will You Donate to CFN? It’s Time for Viewers to Step Up – JUNE 8, 2017

Will You Donate to CFN?  It’s Time for Viewers to Step Up – JUNE 8, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Odds are if you’re reading this it’s not the first time you’ve visited the Cornwall Free News.  It’s not easy running an Independent newspaper in 2017.  It’s even harder in smaller markets. While we like other face challenges in a struggling economy and competing with giants like Google and facebook for digital […]

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 […]

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