#CCPS Drug Cop Seeks Info After Man Walks into CCH w Gunshot Wound 080418

#CCPS Drug Cop Seeks Info After Man Walks into CCH w Gunshot Wound 080418

WEAPONS The Cornwall Community Police Service is investigating an incident that occurred on July 31st, 2018 where a male attended the Cornwall Community Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper torso. The male victim was later released from hospital after treatment for a non-life threatening wound. CCPS Criminal Investigations Division detectives are actively […]

BMO Donates to Winchester Hospital After Cashing in on Cornwall by Jamie Gilcig 070618

BMO Donates to Winchester Hospital After Cashing in on Cornwall by Jamie Gilcig 070618

Cornwall Ontario –  Some irate taxpayers in Cornwall were offended when they read that the Bank of Montreal just sent a big bag of cash over to the Winchester Hospital instead of CCH, especially as Cornwall just bought it’s old empty BMO building on Pitt Street,  in need of millions of dollars of renovations,  for […]

SIU Closes Investigation of Cornwall Police #CCPS That was Never Reported from May 2018 – 061818

SIU Closes Investigation of Cornwall Police #CCPS  That was Never Reported from May 2018 – 061818

Editor’s Note – This incident wasn’t reported by the CCPS or SIU when it occurred.   The SIU is only reporting its closure of its investigation because the injury wasn’t deemed serious enough.  It is not an exoneration or statement of innocence or guilt. We media, nor the public at large,  would know about this event […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – 102 Years Young & No Sleep Clinic For Cornwall Sadly – 043018

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – 102 Years Young & No Sleep Clinic For Cornwall Sadly – 043018

Cornwall Ontario – Edna May Dorey’s birthday is May 6th. Edna will be 102 years young. And when you see her, yes ‘young’ does describe her very well. Edna belongs to a knitting group, plays bean bag and, if there is any music in the air, she is up dancing. She tells a story about falling […]

Sunshine List Comes Out – Cornwall Police up 4% City Hall UP $3M + 032318

Sunshine List Comes Out – Cornwall Police up 4% City Hall UP $3M + 032318

Cornwall Ontario – With the Sunshine List coming out (a list of public servants earning over $100K annually) it’s frightening to see the escalation of Cornwall area services, especially at City Hall where there’s a wage freeze and hiring freeze of unionized employees while management is seeing in some cases, double digit increases. Data from […]

Patient Direct to Be Bounced From CCH in Cornwall by Jamie Gilcig 102717

Patient Direct to Be Bounced From CCH in Cornwall by Jamie Gilcig 102717

Cornwall Ontario – After complaints from multiple countries, including right here in Cornwall in Canada, the Cornwall Community Hospital has decided to discontinue their relationship with Patient Direct as of May 2018. Jolene Soares sent a communication from Hospital President & CEO Jeanette Despatie Friday afternoon confirming the details. We are in the process of […]

Cornwall & Area Ad Buyers Upset at Hospital Video Ad Seller Patient Direct 100517

Cornwall & Area Ad Buyers Upset at Hospital Video Ad Seller Patient Direct 100517

Feeling scammed, ripped off, lied to or ignored by Patient Direct aka the Community Network or MIS TV? You’re not alone.   By Mary Anne Pankhurst If you’re a local business owner in Ontario “you” are the target market for Patient Direct. In fact the company may be so clever (after having developed markets like Australia, […]

Cornwall Hospital Sleep Laboratory Services Closing Leaves Patients in Lurch 082317

Cornwall Hospital Sleep Laboratory Services Closing Leaves Patients in Lurch 082317

Cornwall Ontario – For a town with a higher percentage of seniors it’s going to be a trip to get service as CCH has closed it’s Sleep Lab. The Hospital issued a very brief release below.   The lab had been in the Cornwall General Hospital prior to its closing. Sleep Apnea is a condition […]

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 […]

Ontario Needs to Invest in Health CARE as Much as in Buildings. By Jamie Gilcig JULY 14, 2017

Ontario Needs to Invest in Health CARE as Much as in Buildings.  By Jamie Gilcig JULY 14, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – It has been published that the Cornwall Community Hospital is rationed 60 hours per day for doctors.  That includes emergency where tragically so many end up because they simply don’t have a GP.  Clinics are so brutal that the wait times are near what they would be in emergency which compounds the […]

Are Partisan Ontario Politics Impacting Hospital Wait Times in Ontario by Jamie Gilcig MAY 31, 2017

Are Partisan Ontario Politics Impacting Hospital Wait Times in Ontario by Jamie Gilcig MAY 31, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – With the province rationing health care times a big question that’s starting to loom is whether this City is paying a price for electing Conservative Jim McDonell not once, but twice during this near 15 year run of Liberal governments in the province. Not only that, but the last McGuinty election win […]

BRANDON BELANGER BEDARD Charged With Drug Theft From CCH in Cornwall MAY 29, 2017

BRANDON BELANGER BEDARD Charged With Drug Theft From CCH in Cornwall MAY 29, 2017

THEFT OVER $5000, POSSESSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRAFFICKING Cornwall, ON – Brandon Belanger-Bedard, 20 of Cornwall was arrested on May 29th, 2017 and charged with theft over $5000 and possession of controlled substances for the purpose of trafficking. It is alleged in the early morning hours of May 29th, 2017 police attended the Cornwall […]

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); […]

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 […]

Dr. Thomas Baitz Celebrates his 40th Year of Practice in Cornwall Ontario – APRIL 6, 2015 #CCH

Dr. Thomas Baitz Celebrates his 40th Year of Practice in Cornwall Ontario – APRIL 6, 2015 #CCH

CORNWALL Ontario –  Dr. Thomas Baitz has been practicing medicine in Cornwall for 40 years. He arrived in our city in 1975 after training at the famed Mayo Clinic and studying in Edmonton after arriving from his native Hungary. If you are treated via dialysis in Cornwall you probably owe some thanks to Dr. Baitz […]

Regional Police Blotter for 22/12/14 – Purell Hijinks at Cornwall Community Hospital #CCPS #OPS #CCH

Regional Police Blotter for 22/12/14 – Purell Hijinks at Cornwall Community Hospital #CCPS #OPS #CCH

FRAUD, BREACHES   Cornwall, ON – Steven Coleman, 31 of Cornwall was arrested on December 19th, 2014 and charged with fraud under $5000 and breach of undertaking and probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged that on December 19th, 2014 the man attended a department store on Brookdale Avenue and returned merchandise […]