Was There No Crime in Cornwall for 5 Days? No Reports From CCPS 081728

Was There No Crime in Cornwall for 5 Days?  No Reports From CCPS 081728

Cornwall Ontario – With a budget of approximately $18M per year it’s boggling how the Cornwall Community Police Service under Chief Dan Parkinson and a police board chaired by Andre Rivette refuses to communicate with the public. Where other nearby services put out notices in a timely fashion our police service reveals less than 2% […]

You Can’t Hide Taxes in Cornwall. Fire & Police Refusing Info. By Jamie Gilcig 080317

You Can’t Hide Taxes in Cornwall.  Fire & Police Refusing Info. By Jamie Gilcig 080317

Cornwall Ontario –  Oddly enough our fire and police services are refusing to answer basic questions and information to this newspaper. Questions like how many calls for service the police had from last Friday to Sunday.  Where other services voluntarily release that to media, our police service, led by Chief Dan Parkinson, refuses to answer […]

Cornwall Councilor Mark Macdonald Warns Over Fire Costs & Taxes Going Up 081317

Cornwall Councilor Mark Macdonald Warns Over Fire Costs & Taxes Going Up 081317

The Fire Master Plan deals directly with our “needs” and this not one of them.  This is one of a number of issues that should be addressed by the new FMP Committee. The FMP points out very clearly that our citizens would be safer and better served if our fire service was meeting our basic […]

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. […]

Who’s The Fattest Hog on the Sunshine List in Cornwall Ontario for 2015? CLICK

Who’s The Fattest Hog on the Sunshine List in Cornwall Ontario for 2015?  CLICK

CORNWALL Ontario – So whose made the most money in Cornwall on this year’s Sunshine list that was just released by the province of Ontario? The Sunshine list includes those on the public purse who earn more than $100,000 per year. Mostly health care officials, fire, police, and areas including government agencies. The tentacles extend […]

Mark MacDonald – Time to Admit Budget Problem – Letter to the Editor – FEB 27, 2015

Mark MacDonald – Time to Admit Budget Problem – Letter to the Editor – FEB 27, 2015

Dear Editor: With respect to the city budget and the huge financial problem that we are facing, we must stay focused on admitting that we (everyone that works for the city) have a problem and we need help. Empirical data shows that the disproportionate rate of growth in our protective services budgets is having a […]

UPDATE Tree 1 Truck 0 on 11th Street in Cornwall Ontario – #CCPS #CFS #CEMS 20/12/14

UPDATE Tree 1 Truck 0 on 11th Street in Cornwall Ontario – #CCPS #CFS #CEMS 20/12/14

CFN – A Truck met a tree early this morning on 11th Street in Cornwall Ontario. Viewer Chantal Dean sent in these photos of the single vehicle incident which brought out police, fire, and EMS services. The vehicle was driven by a “male older driver” according to one witness. We will update as soon as […]