St. Aubin Tries To Whitewash Maclean’s Cornwall Story & Fails. By Jamie Gilcig 091017

St. Aubin Tries To Whitewash Maclean’s Cornwall Story & Fails.  By Jamie Gilcig 091017

Cornwall Ontario –  There are many people that you meet who at first seem to be more than they really are. Etienne St. Aubin is one of those.    He recently ran a piece in the Freeholder trying to whitewash the Maclean’s article that embarrassed the community for no other reason that its own words. In these […]

Former Cornwall Priest RONALD LEGER Faces 7 More Charges 090917

Former Cornwall Priest RONALD LEGER Faces 7 More Charges 090917

Cornwall Ontario – We covered convicted Priest Ronald Leger back in 2015, but he’s back in the news again with more historical sexual charges. Mr. Leger is now 79 and on day parole after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting young men previously. Mr. Leger’s lawyer, Saul Simmonds stated that he will vigorously defend his client’s […]

Who Voted for Stupid Roundabouts in Long Sault? By Jamie Gilcig 090917

Who Voted for Stupid Roundabouts in Long Sault?  By Jamie Gilcig 090917

Cornwall Ontario – Over $2M for not one, but two roundabouts in Long Sault Ontario highlighted why most of their council, and those that voted for it via the United Counties of SD&G,  should not be trusted with cutlery, never mind an elected seat, after not one, but two fatal accidents closed the 401 Eastbound […]

IROQUOIS DAM GATES TO BE RAISED FOR RECREATIONAL BOAT PASSAGE 090817

IROQUOIS DAM GATES TO BE RAISED FOR RECREATIONAL BOAT PASSAGE 090817

Cornwall ONTARIO  –Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is‎ advising users of the St. Lawrence River that the gates used for recreational boat passage at Iroquois Dam will be raised and available for use by September 13, 2017. Boaters should exercise caution near the Iroquois Dam as water flows remain higher than previous years. This notification is […]

401 E Now Closed at Ingleside – Another Fatal Collision 090817

401 E Now Closed at Ingleside – Another Fatal Collision 090817

FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION – ROADWAY CLOSED   (South Stormont) – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently at the scene of a two (2) vehicle fatal collision on Highway 401 Mile maker 769 (Ingleside), South Stormont Township.   Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 12:30pm, a passenger vehicle travelling […]

Wynne Marijuana Legislation All About CASH. Keeps Distribution for Province 090817

Wynne Marijuana Legislation All About CASH.   Keeps Distribution for Province 090817

Cornwall Ontario – In an announcement that will benefit everyone but the actual users of Marijuana, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne basically said. It’s all mine! The LCBO will oversee the legal retail of cannabis in Ontario through new stand-alone cannabis stores and an online order service. This approach will ensure that there will be only […]

#OPP Report 401E LONG SAULT Closed After 3 Vehicle Fatal Collision 090817

#OPP Report 401E LONG SAULT  Closed After 3 Vehicle Fatal Collision 090817

FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION – ROADWAY CLOSED   (South Stormont) – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently at the scene of a three (3) vehicle fatal collision on Highway 401 (east of the Moulinette Road exit, Long Sault), South Stormont Township.   Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 11:27pm, […]

#OPP Report Highest Road Deaths in July & August Since 2010! 090717

#OPP Report Highest Road Deaths in July & August Since 2010! 090717

(ORILLIA, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to two road fatalities over the long weekend during their provincial Distracted Driving campaign.   The first collision occurred near French River on Friday, September 1, 2017, claiming the life of a 25 year-old woman. The second incident involved a motorcycle colliding with a motor vehicle on Monday, […]

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 […]

37 Year Old Cornwall Man Charged After Threatening Father 090717

37 Year Old Cornwall Man Charged After Threatening Father 090717

THREATS, ASSAULT WITH A WEAPON, WEAPONS DANGEROUS, MISCHIEF, BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 37-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on September 6th, 2017 and charged with threats, assault with a weapon, weapons dangerous, mischief and breach of recognizance for being in possession of a weapon. It is alleged during a disagreement on September 5th, 2017 the […]

Seniors Situation Room Dawn Ford – Memories of Plattsburg NY & Camping 090717

Seniors Situation Room  Dawn Ford – Memories of Plattsburg NY & Camping 090717

  Cornwall Ontario – These lovely sunny days remind me of some camping trips with the Trinity Church Girl Guide Company. Here is a photo from 1956 when we were camping in Plattsburg, NY. From left to right: Frances Glass- Irwin, behind her is Bev Heward, me.. stirring a pot of something), our Captain, “Skip” […]

Thieving in South Stormont #OPP Round Up for 090717

Thieving in South Stormont #OPP Round Up for 090717

BREAK IN     (South Stormont) — On September 5, 2017 at approximately 12:59am SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of a Break and Enter at a Business on Highway 138, South Stormont Township. Investigation indicated that on September 5, 2017 culprit(s) forcibly entered the business but did not remove any items An investigation continues.   (South […]

ALERT Don’t Leave Vehicle Registration in Car in Cornwall 50+ Break Ins 090617

ALERT Don’t Leave Vehicle Registration in Car in Cornwall 50+ Break Ins 090617

Cornwall Ontario – CFN was alerted to multiple break ins of vehicles parked in their driveways. In some cases the only things removed were car registrations left in their vehicles with valuables not being removed. One victim shared that when they went to get a replacement registration that person behind the counter stated that it […]

No Crime in Cornwall for Long Weekend? CCPS Seek Help LCBO Robbery 2 Weeks Later 090517

No Crime in Cornwall for Long Weekend?  CCPS Seek Help LCBO Robbery 2 Weeks Later 090517

Cornwall Ontario – Many in Cornwall are scratching their heads as our $18M per year police force seems to be purposely hiding crime from residents. Today’s media release, the first in four days, had only one item showing, the one below.   For some reason the CCPS don’t put photos on their media release page. […]