Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Suspends 3 Wholesale Tobacco Licenses 010918

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Suspends 3 Wholesale Tobacco Licenses 010918

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Suspends Wholesale Tobacco Licenses Tribal Programs Owed $103,745 in Lost Licensing Fees AKWESASNE – The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Compliance Department recently completed an investigation into the improper sale and distribution of New York State-issued cigarettes from mid-October to December 1, 2017. The investigation found that three licensed vendors conducted transactions that […]

#OPP Report 401 W Left Lane Closed near Upper Canada Village – 010918

#OPP Report 401 W Left Lane Closed near Upper Canada Village – 010918

Cornwall Ontario – The OPP are reporting that the 401 Westbound left lane is closed due to a tractor trailer collision.  We will update as more info become available. COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB at Upper Canada Rd #UpperCanadaVillage – Left lane is CLOSED due to tractor trailer. #OPP on scene. ^lp — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) January 9, […]

#OPP Report 401 East Boundary Road Ramp BLOCKED by Disabled Vehicle 010818

#OPP Report 401 East Boundary Road Ramp BLOCKED by Disabled Vehicle 010818

Cornwall Ontario –  The OPP are reporting a disabled vehicle blocking the Boundary road EB ramp of the 401.  We will update when more info is available. TRAFFIC HAZARD: #Hwy401 EB off ramp to Boundary Road #Cornwall – Disabled vehicle blocking the off ramp. #OPP enroute. ^lp — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) January 8, 2018 If you […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for January 8, 2017

SD&G #OPP Round Up for January 8, 2017

SD&G OPP NEWS (STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating several incidents after responding to 912 calls for service from Friday December 22, 2017 to Monday January 8, 2018. Among these occurrences, OPP responded to 18 domestic disputes, 4 mischief offences, 9 assaults, 8 frauds,2 threats […]

Millennial Survival in Toronto by E.V. Hutcheon – It’s Harder to Earn a Living in 2018

Millennial Survival in Toronto by E.V. Hutcheon – It’s Harder to Earn a Living in 2018

Toronto Ontario – When it comes to life and working, we are all looking for a job with good pay, decent hours and respect; but what happens when you are promised all of those things and it isn’t delivered? One of the biggest problems for millennials today is the lack of a good pay with […]

View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Trudeau Boyle Meeting Doesn’t Add Up 010618

View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Trudeau Boyle Meeting Doesn’t Add Up 010618

Ottawa Ontario – There have been a lot of media reports on Prime Minister Trudeau’s strange meeting with the Boyle family. So far the story simply doesn’t add up. Prime Minister’s just don’t meet with anyone who requests a meeting and it doesn’t matter who that person is or their background.  In most cases, a Prime […]

United Way SD&G & Media Team Up for Fundraiser that Insults Italians in Cornwall Ontario 010518

United Way SD&G & Media Team Up for Fundraiser that Insults Italians in Cornwall Ontario 010518

Cornwall Ontario – Several Italian groups are upset at Rick Shaver of the Cornwall Seaway News (owned by TC Media), Bill Makinson of Cogeco Cable, and Lori Greer – Executive Director of the United Way of SD&G, for their Italian Night fundraiser which uses blatantly negative stereotypes of Italians being in the Mafia or gangsters.  […]

Cornwall Tim Hortons Franchise Owner Michelle Matos Responds to CFN Story 010418

Cornwall Tim Hortons Franchise Owner Michelle Matos Responds to CFN Story 010418

Cornwall Ontario – Michelle Matos, one of the franchise owners here in Cornwall wanted to clarify her stores position after our story of yesterday where customers and workers are upset with draconian measure being taken by some outlets after Minimum wages were increased to $14 per hour as of January 1st in Ontario.   LINK Here […]

Calls for Boycotts of Tim Hortons After Penny Grubbing on Employees by Jamie Gilcig 010318

Calls for Boycotts of Tim Hortons After Penny Grubbing on Employees by Jamie Gilcig 010318

Cornwall Ontario – Letters like the one above are being shared locally. Our inbox has been filled by local workers upset at being penalized for issues that they feel they have not contributed to or had no say in. Some employees say that they will actually take home less after the adjustments.   Several said they’re […]

FREEZING COLD SNAP to hit Cornwall Area Starting Thursday Night 010318

FREEZING COLD SNAP to hit Cornwall Area Starting Thursday Night 010318

Cornwall Ontario – So much for the milder weather until the early next week when we get hit with a blizzard! A freezing cold snap will hit us from late Thursday into early Sunday.   Expect a lows back into the -20s and highs of the same temperatures.   Wind chills will feel like -30c or worse. […]

17 Year #OPP Cst Charged in Domestic Assault in SD&G 010318

17 Year #OPP Cst Charged in Domestic Assault in SD&G 010318

Officer Charged With Assault (SMITHS FALLS, ON) – On December 20, 2017 at approximately 9:07 p.m., members of the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment responded to a domestic incident involving an off duty officer. The Provincial Constable, a 17 year member, was charged with one count of Domestic Assault contrary to the […]

Photos of the Day by Calvin Hanson – Wild Turkeys in Long Sault 010318

Photos of the Day by Calvin Hanson – Wild Turkeys in Long Sault 010318

Cornwall Ontario – One of our area’s finest and most generous photographers snapped these amazing shots of some of our Wild Turkeys including a rare white Smoke Phase turkey! Males From Mr. Hanson: The Wild Turkeys are struggling right now with the deeper snow that has hardened, and with the severe cold temperatures.  And, with […]

Cornwall Ontario Police Blotter for January 3, 2018 #CCPS

Cornwall Ontario Police Blotter for January 3, 2018 #CCPS

CRIMINAL HARASSMENT, THREATS, INTIMIDATION Cornwall, ON – A 27-year-old Monkland man was arrested on December 30th, 2017 and charged with criminal harassment, threats and intimidation. It is alleged on December 29th, 2017 the man communicated with his ex-girlfriend on several occasions despite having been told not to. During this time the man also made threats […]