Motorcyclist Dies on Albion Road Collision in Ottawa JUNE 1, 2017

Motorcyclist Dies on Albion Road Collision in Ottawa JUNE 1, 2017

Fatal collision on Albion Road   (Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Collision Investigation Unit is investigating a fatal collision that occurred on Albion Road. At approximately 9:15 pm, on May 31, emergency services responded to a serious collision at the intersection of Albion Road and Des Mesanges Drive. First responders discovered that a motorcycle […]

March 2017 Cornwall Free News Numbers Up 23% Over 2016! CLICK FOR DETAILS!

March 2017 Cornwall Free News Numbers Up 23% Over 2016!  CLICK FOR DETAILS!

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. March was a busy busy month for CFN! Raw Log Numbers Our Unique Visitors 92,853 (IP Numbers) are […]

Ottawa Couple Charged – Human Trafficking & Sex Charges JUNE 1, 2017

Ottawa Couple Charged – Human Trafficking & Sex Charges JUNE 1, 2017

Ottawa man and woman charged with Human trafficking   (Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Human Trafficking Unit has charged an Ottawa man and woman with several Human trafficking-related charges following an investigation. On or about mid April a young female went missing in Ottawa. She was located by Barrie Police after a call for […]

#OPP Investigate 417 Vanier Parkway Tractor Trailer Collision MAY 30, 2017

#OPP Investigate 417 Vanier Parkway Tractor Trailer Collision MAY 30, 2017

OPP INVESTIGATING TRACTOR TRAILER COLLISION (Ottawa, ON) -The Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a Tractor Trailer collision on Highway 417.   At approximately 5:05 am, a Tractor Trailer Westbound on Highway 417 near Vanier Parkway struck the center median and the right median when the driver lost control. One of the fuel tanks […]

Chapters Pulls Ottawa Radio Personality Lowell Green’s Book MAY 19, 2017

Chapters Pulls Ottawa Radio Personality Lowell Green’s Book MAY 19, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Popular Ottawa radio personality Lowell Green has said he’s devastated to discover that his new book that celebrates Canada’s 150th Birthday has been pulled from Chapters bookstores after an alleged complaint. He posted to his social media page Friday afternoon. Mr. Green, a relative newcomer to social media has been building up […]

Ottawa Dr Al Houssan Charged With Child Sexual Assault #OPS May 18, 2017

Ottawa Dr Al Houssan Charged With Child Sexual Assault #OPS May 18, 2017

Updated: Local Doctor charged with Sexual assault Local Doctor charged with Sexual assault FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, May 18, 2017          2:25pm (Ottawa) – Today, the Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse (SACA) Section has charged an Ottawa man following an investigation into the sexual misconduct of a doctor towards his patients. The SACA […]

Partial Closure of 417 E in Ottawa After Multi Car Collision MAY 18, 2017

Partial Closure of 417 E in Ottawa After Multi Car Collision MAY 18, 2017

OPP INVESTIGATING MOTOR COLLISION (Ottawa, ON) -The Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a motor vehicle collision on Highway 417.   At approximately 7:51 am, the Ottawa OPP received several calls about a multi vehicle collision on Highway 417 Eastbound at Parkdale Ave.   Lanes 1,2 and 4 are presently closed due […]

FREE GARAGE SALE Listings on The Cornwall Free News MAY 17, 2017

FREE GARAGE SALE Listings on The Cornwall Free News  MAY 17, 2017

Just in time for the season you can now post your free garage sale listing.    It is just for personal use.  There is no charge.  And you don’t have to be from Cornwall to post! All you have to do is post your listing as a comment.  Please use your real email address when […]

#OPP Charge 4 at Cty Rd 13 N Dundas After Executing Search Warrant MAY 15, 2017

#OPP Charge 4 at Cty Rd 13 N Dundas After Executing Search Warrant MAY 15, 2017

 SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED Drugs, weapons and stolen items seized  (North Dundas) – On May 9, 2017 at approximately 6:00am, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Drug Action Team (CDAT) officers, assisted by OPP Tactics & Rescue Unit (TRU), Emergency Response Team (ERT), Canine Unit and Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry uniform patrol members executed a Criminal Code […]

OPP ID Hwy 138 Fatality AZIZULLAH ASSADZADA of Ottawa – May 11, 2017

OPP ID Hwy 138 Fatality AZIZULLAH ASSADZADA of Ottawa – May 11, 2017

FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION – VICTIM IDENTIFIED (update) (South Stormont) – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers continue an investigation into a two (2) vehicle fatal collision which occurred on Highway 138 (north of Willy Allan Road), South Stormont Township. Investigation has indicated that on May 10, 2017 at approximately 5:58am, […]

Ottawa Police Seek Montreal Road Bank Robber MAY 11, 2017

Ottawa Police Seek Montreal Road Bank Robber MAY 11, 2017

Suspect sought in Montreal Road bank robbery   (Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a recent bank robbery and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible. On April 28, 2017, at approximately 10:20 am, a lone male suspect entered a bank situated along the 400 block of Montreal […]

Ottawa Police ALERT Traffic Disruption Due to Protest for MAY 11, 2017

Ottawa Police ALERT Traffic Disruption Due to Protest for MAY 11, 2017

Downtown traffic disruption expected this afternoon – find alternate route (Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service would like to advise commuters to expect traffic disruptions this afternoon in the Downtown core as a demonstration is expected to take place starting on Parliament Hill around 12:00 pm. The demonstration is expected to continue until approx. 5:30 […]

#OPP No Boats or Sea Doos in Clarence Rockland Warning FLOODING May 7, 2017

#OPP No Boats or Sea Doos in Clarence Rockland Warning FLOODING May 7, 2017

MOTORIZED VESSEL WARNING IN THE CITY OF CLARENCE-ROCKLAND   (Rockland, ON) – On Sunday May 7, 2017, The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Rockland have been receiving complaints from the community that motorized vessels on the Ottawa River are causing wakes to overflow the sandbags along the City of Clarence-Rockland shoreline.   Due to rising waters […]

Ottawa Police Warrant Leads to Fentanyl Bust APRIL 26, 2017

Ottawa Police Warrant Leads to Fentanyl Bust APRIL 26, 2017

Fentanyl Powder seized and one Ottawa man charged (Ottawa)—On April 25th 2017, the Ottawa Police Drug Unit executed a Controlled Drugs and Substance Act search warrant at an apartment in the 1400 block of Caldwell Avenue. As a result of the investigation, officers recovered over 15 grams of Fentanyl powder with a street value of […]