Hawkesbury #OPP 2 Drivers to Hospital After Crash Truck Collision on 417 MAY 17, 2017

Hawkesbury #OPP 2 Drivers to Hospital After Crash Truck Collision on 417 MAY 17, 2017

(Hawkesbury, ON) – On Wednesday May 17th 2017, at approximately 1:04 pm, officers from Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Hawkesbury detachment responded to the scene of a serious motor vehicle collision in the westbound lanes of Highway 417, approximately two kilometers west of the Ontario-Quebec border. The collision occurred when a westbound transport truck collided with […]

BREAKING – St. Felix Fire Started by Burning Trash in Front Yard MAY 17, 2017

BREAKING – St. Felix Fire Started by Burning Trash in Front Yard MAY 17, 2017

Cornwall Ontario –  The quick thinking of a cute Cornwallite alerted Cornwall Emergency services to the fire that broke out in the 300 Block of St. Felix this afternoon. A 911 call was placed stating that a senior on a wheelchair or electric scooter was burning trash on their front lawn which led to a […]

FIRE ENGULFS St. Felix Street House in Cornwall Ontario VIDEO May 17, 2017

FIRE ENGULFS St. Felix Street House in Cornwall Ontario VIDEO May 17, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Fire struck a central Cornwall home early this afternoon.  Cornwall Fire Services are present. One vehicle exploded and hydro wires are down as well at 314 and 316 St. Felix. Ambulances have been reported.     Residents have reported thick smoke entering their homes. CFN will update as more information becomes available. […]

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 […]

OBITUARY Riddell, Valerie (Leeman) Aged 73 in Cornwall Ontario MAY 17, 2017

OBITUARY Riddell, Valerie (Leeman) Aged 73 in Cornwall Ontario MAY 17, 2017

RIDDELL, Valerie (née Leeman) – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a special lady, Valerie Elizabeth Riddell, at the Cornwall Community Hospital on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the age of 73 years. Beloved wife of the late John Riddell who only died recently. Cherished mother of Debbie Cameron (Chris); […]

#OPP Luring Charges of Underage Girls in Alexandria MAY 16, 2017

#OPP Luring Charges of Underage Girls in Alexandria MAY 16, 2017

LURING INVESTIGATION (North Glengarry) – On May 15, 2017 at approximately 6:14pm, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a suspicious male at a property on Derby Street in the Town of Alexandria, North Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated that the adult male had attempted to lure two […]

No Elaine, Taxes are Never a GOOD Thing by Jamie Gilcig MAY 16, 2017

No Elaine, Taxes are Never a GOOD Thing by Jamie Gilcig MAY 16, 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Cornwall City Council finally agreed at a residential tax hike for this budget of just under 2%. Much gnashing of teeth and rendering of garments as Councilor Elaine MacDonald and her pet monkey bemoaned the small increase after failing to bump it up to near 3%. “We are looking at this the wrong […]

SD&G #OPP Charge South Stormont Chick With Hitting Ex With Vehicle May 15, 2017

SD&G #OPP Charge South Stormont Chick With Hitting Ex With Vehicle May 15, 2017

IMPAIRED DRIVERS (North Dundas) – On May 12, 2017 at approximately 7:06pm, a Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer intercepted a vehicle on County Road 1, North Dundas Township. The stop revealed that the adult male driver was under the influence of alcohol. Further information indicated that his driving permit was […]

Alleged Fire Alarm at Hospital & Chick Charged in Cornwall Breaking Boyfriends Nose MAY 15, 2017

Alleged Fire Alarm at Hospital & Chick Charged in Cornwall Breaking Boyfriends Nose MAY 15, 2017

MISCHIEF, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Luis Rodriguez, 24 of Cornwall was arrested on May 12th, 2017 and charged with mischief and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged on May 12th, 2017 the man pulled the fire alarm at the hospital and police were contacted to investigate. During the investigation […]

#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 […]

Is It Worth Buying Property in the US? A Guide for Residents of Cornwall, MAY 14, 2017

Is It Worth Buying Property in the US? A Guide for Residents of Cornwall, MAY 14, 2017

  Property is an excellent asset to own, even at the worst of times. The simple fact is that, unless you own an overpriced mansion, there’s always a need for it. If you’re thinking of moving to the US, or simply want a home there to rent out for some extra cash, you’ll be wondering […]

Cornwall Resident MICHAEL LABELLE Doesn’t Like his Home Town LTE May 12, 2017

Cornwall Resident MICHAEL LABELLE Doesn’t Like his Home Town LTE May 12, 2017

What a pleasure to come on my Facebook page and not have to see all the “cop-sucking” by the tin pot dictator running the right wing rag in CONwall. The crime-infested SEWER polluted with HATE MONGERS. The city where city council knows the people are not “intelligent enough to elect city councilors” I could not […]