Young People Break Down Door at Fire to Save nearly 10 Animals in Cornwall Ontario

Young People Break Down Door at Fire to Save nearly 10 Animals in Cornwall Ontario

Pictured from Right to Left:  Kim, Megan, Tyler, Calvin, and Rob. CORNWALL Ontario – Fire struck 233 Carleton Friday, but if not for the bravery of a few young people tragedy could have struck even deeper than it has to the occupants of the apartment building who are now left homeless. Kimberly McDonald (far right) […]

Friday Fire on 7th Street East in Cornwall Ontario – May 31, 2014

Friday Fire on 7th Street East in Cornwall Ontario – May 31, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – CFN viewer Shelby Iwachniuk sent in two photos of the fire that struck a 7th Street residence at approximately 2 AM Friday! If you see news happen email us your photo or video to info@cornwallfreenews.com and you may win area event tickets or gift cards! Fire Department Responds to Structure Fire The […]

Are the Other Media in Cornwall Giving My Candidacy A Fair Shake? Jamie Gilcig Election Blog May 30, 2014

Are the Other Media in Cornwall Giving My Candidacy A Fair Shake? Jamie Gilcig Election Blog May 30, 2014

As many of you know I have been the only candidate running for Mayor of our fair city now for a few months now. There’s a lot of chatter whether Mayor Kilger will run again.  Most say that he won’t.  His good buddy Claude McIntosh wrote about two months ago that Mayor Kilger would be […]

Explosion & Fire Rocks 235 Carleton St. in Cornwall Ontario – Friday May 30, 2014

Explosion & Fire Rocks 235 Carleton St. in Cornwall Ontario – Friday May 30, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Fire Fighters attended a residence near Carleton and 1st Street in Cornwall Ontario early this evening after a fire and explosion were reported. Police and bystanders were said to have broken down the door and rescue a women, two dogs and a litter of puppies were saved. The street was cordoned off and […]

Three CPS Officers Await After I ask Question at Chamber All Candidates Debate in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig

Three CPS Officers Await After I ask Question at Chamber All Candidates Debate in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – I was prepared for just about anything tonight.  It’s been a crazy Ontario election here in SD&G.  Public interest has been at a minimum.  This election’s Chamber of Commerce debate had about 100 less than last elections and most of the crowd was very very partisan with the NDP grabbing the centre […]

Cornwall Ontario & Regional Police Blotter for Thursday May 29, 2014 CPS OPP OPS

Cornwall Ontario & Regional Police Blotter for Thursday May 29, 2014 CPS OPP OPS

ASSAULT, BREAK AND ENTER             Cornwall, ON – A 39-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on May 29th, 2014 and charged with break and enter and assault. It is alleged that in the early morning hours of May 29th, 2014 the man gained entry into his 36-year-old ex-girlfriend’s residence without her permission and during an argument […]

Cornwall Police Service Seek Public Assistance with Collision Incidents MAY 27, 2014 CPS

Cornwall Police Service Seek Public Assistance with Collision Incidents MAY 27, 2014  CPS

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE             Cornwall,ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service are investigating two separate collisions that occurred in the month of May, 2014 and are asking the public that if anyone has witnessed these incidents or have any information about the matters to call Cst. Matt Dupuis at 933-5000 ext 2755. The first incident occurred […]

Yes, the Hospital Owes Us Answers – 2014 Election Blog Jamie Gilcig

Yes, the Hospital Owes Us Answers – 2014 Election Blog Jamie Gilcig

Council debated an injunction regarding the loss of Eorla lab positions at our hospital.   It’s an interesting debate; but sadly missing a key element and partner; and that’s the hospital itself. One of the things I’ve discovered is the thickness of layering of relationships politically in Cornwall.   It’s not healthy and leads to […]

Did David Murphy & Bob Kilger Kill The Cornwall River Kings? Is Benson’s an Owner of the Colts?

Did David Murphy & Bob Kilger Kill The Cornwall River Kings?   Is Benson’s an Owner of the Colts?

CORNWALL Ontario  –  Alas the River Kings, we knew them well. That David Murphy is quite a guy.  He likes to sound like a game show host, but he also appears to be a  string puller in the background using his clout at City Hall and with the Benson Group. As a matter of fact […]

Mischievous Weekend in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter for Monday May 26, 2014 CPS OPP OPS TPS

Mischievous Weekend in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter for Monday May 26, 2014 CPS OPP OPS TPS

BREACH             Cornwall, ON – A 27-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on May 23rd, 2014 and charged with breaching her recognizance for associating with someone she has conditions not to and being where that person might be. It is alleged that on May 23rd, 2014 the woman was spotted by a member of the Cornwall […]

Ontario Regional Police Blotter for Friday May 23, 2014 – CPS TPS OPP SIU Sexual Assault

Ontario Regional Police Blotter for Friday May 23, 2014 – CPS TPS OPP SIU Sexual Assault

WARRANT             Cornwall, On – Alyssa Tomkins-Demers, 19 of Maxville was arrested on May 22nd, 2014 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged that the woman failed to attend court on January 7th, 2014 and a warrant was issued for her arrest. On May 22nd, 2014 a member of the Cornwall Community Police […]

When Ignorance Rules the Day in Cornwall Ontario – Chamber Blocks Freedom of the Press by Jamie Gilcig

When Ignorance Rules the Day in Cornwall Ontario – Chamber Blocks Freedom of the Press by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – People like Kevin Hargreaves just don’t get it.  They don’t understand.  That’s fine if you’re an average Joe or Jane, but when you are President of  a Chamber of Commerce it’s quite another thing. My history with the Chamber has not been a pretty one.  As a new business we weren’t treated […]

Cornwall Regional Police Blotter for Thursday May 22, 2014 CPS KPS

Cornwall Regional Police Blotter for Thursday May 22, 2014  CPS KPS

POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE             Cornwall, ON – Tyler Blain, 19 of Cornwall was arrested on May 21st, 2014 and charged with possession of a controlled substance. It is alleged that on May 21st, 2014 police attended the bike path in the area of Emma Street in relation to a suspicious activity call. Once […]

The Captain Fantastic Musical Tribute to Elton John LIVE at The Port in Cornwall Ontario – JUNE 14, 2014

The Captain Fantastic Musical Tribute to Elton John LIVE at The Port in Cornwall Ontario – JUNE 14, 2014

Sylvain Sound is proud to present ! A Musical Tribute to Elton John The Captain Fantastic Band! One Night Only! Saturday  June 14th, 2014 at The Port Theatre in beautiful Cornwall Ontario! This is a licensed event. Tickets are $25.00 in advance and at the door. Tickets are available at Melody Music, Port Theatre, Lottery Kiosk At […]

Senior’s Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dr. Nat Shah & Saying Grace – May 20, 2014

Senior’s Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dr. Nat Shah & Saying Grace – May 20, 2014

  CFN – Dr. Nat Shah, a prominent family physician, has been given many awards and accolades over the years since he first came to Cornwall in 1960. He has worked tirelessly for our community, at our local hospitals and for many charities. Last year he received the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal. I tease him […]

First Kashechawan Resident Arrested in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter Tuesday May 20, 2014 OPP CPS

First Kashechawan Resident Arrested in Cornwall Ontario – Police Blotter Tuesday May 20, 2014 OPP CPS

MISCHIEF             Cornwall, ON – A 31-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on May 16th, 2014 and charged with mischief. It is alleged that on May 16th, 2014 during an argument with her 32-year-old common-law husband the woman damaged an interior door. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. During their investigation she was taken into […]