BREAKING – Fire on PARAGON ROAD in Cornwall 2 Houses on Fire 091517

BREAKING – Fire on PARAGON ROAD in Cornwall 2 Houses on Fire 091517

Cornwall Ontario –  CFN viewer Joseph Boyer had to drift back from a fire as heat and ashes were encompassing him.   One fire truck was present at the time of these photos. The road is now blocked as firefighters try to deal with the flames.   It appears that nobody was in the houses. […]

Natalie B Trottier Making Life Difficult for Long Time Lancaster Resident. By Jamie Gilcig 091217

Natalie B Trottier Making Life Difficult for Long Time Lancaster Resident.  By Jamie Gilcig 091217

Cornwall Ontario – Some people are friendlier and more considerate than others.  Some make good neighbors, and then there seems to be one Natalie B Trottier, a lawyer with Federal Crown Tilton T Donihee, the local law firm that purchased Diane Lahaie’s old practice after she became a judge. Where this story began is a […]

ALERT Thunder & Rain For Cornwall Ontario Area SEPT 7 2017

ALERT Thunder & Rain For Cornwall Ontario Area SEPT 7 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Expect up to 5mm of rain Thursday and Friday in the Cornwall area with potential Thunderstorms starting Thursday! Lows will drop to about 10c overnight with highs near 20 until the weekend when we’re expecting warmer temps and lots of sunshine!   11:52 AM EDT Thursday 07 September 2017 Weather advisory in […]

Mashup on 401 West at Lancaster Ontario 082917 #OPP

Mashup on 401 West at Lancaster Ontario 082917 #OPP

Cornwall Ontario – Special thanks to CFN viewer Kris MacDonald who sent in the two picks for mess on the 401. COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB at County Rd 2 #Lancaster – Single vehicle blocking all WB lanes, emergency services on scene. ^cc — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) August 29, 2017 Traffic has been diverted to highway 2 as […]

Tent Crashing in South Glengarry Leads to In Camera Meeting Monday Night JULY 12, 2017

Tent Crashing in South Glengarry Leads to In Camera Meeting Monday Night JULY 12, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Nothing’s nicer than a tent on a sunny day; especially if that day is a wedding day along scenic Highway 2 along the waterfront in South Glengarry. For the Lunan family, who own Marlin Orchards, their daughter’s wedding nearly turned into disaster as they were one of the over 90% of the […]

#OPP Investigate Via Railway Pedestrian Death Near Lancaster JULY 4, 2017

#OPP Investigate Via Railway Pedestrian Death Near Lancaster JULY 4, 2017

Pedestrian Fatality on CN Rail       (South Glengarry) – Stormont Dundas and Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a pedestrian fatality on CN Railway near Celtic Lane, South Glengarry.   At 7:50pm on July 3rd 2017, two male pedestrians were walking on a portion of CN Railway Bridge and were struck by a VIA train. […]

Domestic Assault in Lancaster Ontario SD&G #OPP Feb 22, 2017

Domestic Assault in Lancaster Ontario SD&G #OPP Feb 22, 2017

ASSAULT-BREACH (South Glengarry) – On February 20, 2017 at approximately 8:48pm, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a domestic situation at a residence on Lancaster Street, South Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated that an altercation between an adult male and his girlfriend resulted in the female being […]

BREAKING Collision 401 W at Lancaster Exit – Sept 3, 2016

BREAKING Collision 401 W at Lancaster Exit – Sept 3, 2016

Big collision on 401 West bound at Lancaster exit. Traffic rerouted to ER highway 2. Backed up to Bainsville. Car heading Eastbound crossed medium and struck Westbound tractor trailer. UPDATE:COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB at County Rd 2 ( County Rd 34) #SouthLancaster – Left lane of WB lanes is now OPEN. Right lane remains CLOSED — […]

South Glengarry Fire Truck Rolls in Single Vehicle Collision #OPP FEB 7, 2016

South Glengarry Fire Truck Rolls in Single Vehicle Collision #OPP FEB 7, 2016

MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION (South Glengarry) – On February 6, 2016 at approximately 7:54am, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a collision involving a South Glengarry Fire Department Response Vehicle on Highway 401 (westbound lanes), South Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated that the Fire Department Tanker Truck was […]

Another Tractor Trailer Collision on 401 Near Lancaster ON – OCT 21, 2015

Another Tractor Trailer Collision on 401 Near Lancaster ON – OCT 21, 2015

Another fireball on the 401 Tuesday night. A tractor trailer ended up burning near the spot that a head on collision occurred recently. Eastbound on the 401 near Lancaster Ontario.   UPDATE: ROAD CLOSURE: #Hwy401 EB at County Rd 2 near #Lancaster – EB highway remains CLOSED, detour in place. ^cc — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) October […]

CFN Reviews Bourdeau’s in Lancaster Ontario by Jamie Gilcig & Garden Girl – April 14, 2015

CFN Reviews Bourdeau’s in Lancaster Ontario by Jamie Gilcig & Garden Girl – April 14, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario –   Not every restaurant review has to be high end.    One of our great CFN writers, Garden Girl (Dawn Jane Guay) cajoled me into taking her out to lunch and we thought what better way to go than do a review. While the original joint we wanted to try was closed […]

Truck Fire Near Lancaster Ontario Put Out Fast Thanks to South Glengarry Fire Department – May 7, 2014

Truck Fire Near Lancaster Ontario Put Out Fast Thanks to South Glengarry Fire Department – May 7, 2014

CFN – Quick work by the South Glengarry Fire Department limited damage to one truck in the wee hours this morning near Lancaster. The 401 is open and traffic is not delayed, and there were no reports of injury. Photo: Twitter If you see news happen email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com You could win event tickets […]

SnoGo.ca is Clearing My Snow This Winter – Will they be clearing Yours?

SnoGo.ca is Clearing My Snow This Winter – Will they be clearing Yours?

CFN –   November is almost here.   I just signed up with Snogo.ca to make sure when I need to get out of my driveway it’s clear. With highs this week dropping below 10c and overnight lows heading south of ZERO it’s time to sign up for peace of mind with Snogo.ca    Have […]