Quebec Mounties Denounce Closure of 5 Detachments in Province 071118

Quebec Mounties Denounce Closure of 5 Detachments in Province 071118

THE RCMP CLOSES 5 QUEBEC DETACHMENTS QUEBEC RCMP MEMBERS’ ASSOCIATION DENOUNCES THE CLOSURE OF 1/3 OF ITS RCMP SERVICE POINTS IN THE PROVINCE MONTREAL, July 10, 2018 – The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) will close 5 of its Quebec detachments this Friday, thus eliminating one third of its service points in the province. The […]

ALERT Valsartan BLOOD PRESSURE Med RECALL Due to Potential Carcinogen 071118

ALERT Valsartan BLOOD PRESSURE Med RECALL Due to Potential Carcinogen 071118

Several drugs containing valsartan being recalled due to contamination with a potential carcinogen Report a Concern Starting date: July 9, 2018 Type of communication: Advisory Subcategory: Drugs Source of recall: Health Canada Issue: New safety information Audience: General Public Identification number: RA-67202 Issue Several drugs containing the ingredient valsartan are being recalled by their manufacturers. […]

Justin Trudeau’s Political Suicide is Not Pretty to Watch – by Jamie Gilcig 070718

Justin Trudeau’s Political Suicide is Not Pretty to Watch – by Jamie Gilcig 070718

Cornwall Ontario – Justin Trudeau has been an interesting politician.  Tailor made for the strange age we live in.  He’s visual more than substantial.   There have been no great ideas or National directions emanated from him during his entire political career unlike his father, whom whether you agreed or notas PM,  clearly was a leader […]

Ford Ontario Gov’t Ends Cooperation w Trudeau Over Illegal Immigrants by Jamie Gilcig 070518

Ford Ontario Gov’t Ends Cooperation w Trudeau Over Illegal Immigrants by Jamie Gilcig 070518

Cornwall Ontario –   And it’s on!   Premier Doug Ford essentially told Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to jam his illegal immigration influx that is costing taxpayers millions of dollars per year and straining resources across the board in Ontario.   Trudeau visited the Premier in what appears to be the day after Ontario stopped cooperating when it […]

Canada Gets to Host and Play at a World Cup in 2026

Canada Gets to Host and Play at a World Cup in 2026

  The news was perhaps not unexpected, but it was certainly met with joy when it was announced that Canada, USA and Mexico would be hosting the 2026 FIFA World Cup. Montreal, Toronto and Edmonton look to be the three host cities in Canada, so there should be an opportunity to catch a big game […]

Quebec Superior Court to Decide by August 31, 2018 if RCMP Harassment Class-Action Suit a Go!

Quebec Superior Court to Decide by August 31, 2018 if RCMP Harassment Class-Action Suit a Go!

MONTREAL, June 15, 2018 — Quebec Superior Court Judge Pierre C. Gagnon hopes to determine by August 31 if thousands of RCMP members across Canada can seek compensation through a class action for years of systematic harassment by senior RCMP officers. His announcement was made today at the Montreal Court House after two days of […]

Quebec Superior Court Set to Hear Request for RCMP Harassment Class-action Suit on Behalf of Canada’s 22,000 members

Quebec Superior Court Set to Hear Request for RCMP Harassment Class-action Suit on Behalf of Canada’s 22,000 members

MONTREAL, June 13, 2018 — Quebec Superior Court has agreed to hear a class-action request that seeks compensation for all RCMP officers who have been victims of harassment and bullying. The hearings will take place tomorrow and Friday at the Montreal Court House. The application for a certification to authorize class action proceedings is being […]

Another Tractor Trailer Collision on the 401 – Air Ornge Called Near Brockville 050318

Another Tractor Trailer Collision on the 401 – Air Ornge Called Near Brockville 050318

(PRESCOTT, ON) On May 2, 2018, at approximately 6 p.m. the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a motor vehicle collision on highway 401, east bound, between Blue Church Road and Merwin Lane, in Augusta Township. At this location a tractor trailer, caring a flatbed full of load steel rolls, lost control at the construction site […]

Montreal Man Nabbed in Stolen Toyota from Toronto in S Glengarry by #OPP 041918

Montreal Man Nabbed in Stolen Toyota from Toronto in S Glengarry by #OPP 041918

ASSAULT WITH WEAPON   (SOUTH DUNDAS,ON) – On April 13, 2018 at approximately 3:18 pm, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a disturbance on Sir James Morris Drive in South Dundas Township.   Investigation indicated that an altercation occurred between two adult males and an adult female. The accused male […]

Pierrefonds Man Gets Multiple Weapon Charges in Cornwall Ontario #ccps April 19, 2018

Pierrefonds Man Gets Multiple Weapon Charges in Cornwall Ontario #ccps April 19, 2018

POSSESSION OF PROPERTY OBTAINED BY CRIME, POSSESSION OF A STOLEN CREDIT CARD, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Mathieu Lamarche, 35, of Cornwall was arrested on April 18th, 2018 and charged with possession of property obtained by crime, possession of a stolen credit card, and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged […]

CFN to Appoint Emily Hutcheon Associate Publisher – 041518

CFN to Appoint Emily Hutcheon Associate Publisher – 041518

Cornwall Ontario –   Our city councilor here in Cornwall, Claude McIntosh,  actually once wrote about me having to do all the jobs here at CFN as though it were something to be embarrassed about or amateur.   Of course he’s participated on a City Council that boycotts this newspaper and in fact his last column,  after […]

CFIA RECALL Adonis Montana Frozen Strawberries HEPATITIS A 041518

CFIA RECALL Adonis Montana Frozen Strawberries HEPATITIS A 041518

Food Recall Warning – Montana brand frozen strawberries recalled due to Hepatitis A Recall date: April 14, 2018 Reason for recall: Microbiological – Other Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Groupe Adonis Inc. Distribution: Ontario, Quebec Extent of the distribution: Retail Recall details Ottawa, April 14, 2018 – Groupe Adonis Inc. is recalling Montana brand frozen strawberries from the […]

CFN is Looking for Summer Interns & Sales Reps! CLICK FOR DETAILS 040818

CFN is Looking for Summer Interns & Sales Reps!  CLICK FOR DETAILS 040818

Do you have a burning passion to work in journalism?   CFN has four openings for Summer Interns.   These are unpaid positions, but this year we will be giving out bonuses to those that complete the Summer!   Email jamie@cornwallfreenews.com As CFN is a digital newspaper you don’t have to be based in the Cornwall area.  We’re […]

CFIA RECALL – Labatt Brewing – Stella Artois Beer Possible Glass Particles 040318

CFIA RECALL – Labatt Brewing – Stella Artois Beer Possible Glass Particles 040318

Food Recall Warning – Certain Stella Artois brand Beer may be unsafe due to possible presence of glass particles Recall date: April 2, 2018 Reason for recall: Extraneous Material Hazard classification: Class 2 Company / Firm: Labatt Brewing Company Limited Distribution: National Extent of the distribution: Retail   Recall details Ottawa, April 2, 2018 – […]

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