Walmart Confirms Second Covid-19 Case in Cornwall Distribution Centre. Grocery Stores Telling Staff to Not Confront Non Mask Wearing Customers By Jamie Gilcig

Walmart Confirms Second Covid-19 Case in Cornwall Distribution Centre. Grocery Stores Telling Staff to Not Confront Non Mask Wearing Customers By Jamie Gilcig

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 – Walmart reached out to CFN via email and confirmed a second case of COVID 19 at their distribution centre. “An associate from our Cornwall Regional Distribution Centre (RDC) has recently tested positive for COVID-19. We’re keeping the associate in our thoughts and wish them a speedy recovery. Out of an abundance […]

Ontario Expands COVID-19 Testing to Pharmacies

Ontario Expands COVID-19 Testing to Pharmacies

SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 – Up to 60 Ontario Pharmacies to Offer Testing by Appointment Starting Friday The Ontario government is providing people with convenient and timely access to free COVID-19 testing at pharmacies in the province. As of Friday, up to 60 pharmacies in Ontario will begin offering testing by appointment only, with further locations […]

Walmart Confirms Covid-19 Case at Distribution Centre in Cornwall Ontario

Walmart Confirms Covid-19 Case at Distribution Centre in Cornwall Ontario

SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 – Walmart confirmed to CFN that in fact one of its Logistics workers tested positive for COVID-19. Their comment is below with no word of how many other workers have been placed in quarantine. CFN wishes the worker a speedy and and full recovery. “An associate from our Cornwall Distribution Centre store […]

OPP SEIZES OVER 1700 CANNABIS PLANTS IN SOUTH DUNDAS TWP

OPP SEIZES OVER 1700 CANNABIS PLANTS IN SOUTH DUNDAS TWP

Officer Seize Additional 200-kgs Of Processed Cannabis (SOUTH DUNDAS TWP, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) East Region Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) have seized approximately over 1700 cannabis plants in South Dundas Township. CSCU officers, along with members of the OPP Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB), OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT), OPP […]

Cornwall Mayor Bernadette Clement Needs to Resign from the EOHU Board if She Wants to Be @ Marches. By Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Mayor Bernadette Clement Needs to Resign from the EOHU Board if She Wants to Be @ Marches.  By Jamie Gilcig

SEPTEMBER 18, 2020 – It’s great to be able to use tax money to promote your causes. It’s one of the perks of getting elected. However in 2020 we’re in the midst of a second wave of COVID-19. While Cornwall has either been really lucky with low case numbers, or really good at hiding our […]

August 2020 Cornwall Police Service Call Breakdown. By Jamie Gilcig

August 2020 Cornwall Police Service Call Breakdown.  By Jamie Gilcig

SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 – We covered the July 2020 numbers HERE. 1363 Calls for Service July 2020 1376 Calls for Service August 2020 Unwanted Person 42 Trouble with Youth 24 Threats 20 Theft 52 Sudden Death 5 Shop Lift 29 Sexual Assault 7 Neighbor Disputes 29 Motor Vehicle Collision 95 Mental Health Act 33 Landlord […]

Breaking Down Cornwall Police Numbers for July 2020. By Jamie Gilcig

Breaking Down Cornwall Police Numbers for July 2020. By Jamie Gilcig

SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 – Can you imagine a City police service refusing to answer emails to its largest newspaper? Most can’t, but that’s what we have to work with here at CFN as Media person Stephanie MacRae, Chief Danny Aikman, and Deputy Chief Shawna Spowart refuse to answer a single email question from this newspaper […]

CFN 1 on 1 With Cornwall Community Hospital Chief of Staff Dr. Lorne Scharf on COVID-19

CFN 1 on 1 With Cornwall Community Hospital Chief of Staff Dr. Lorne Scharf on COVID-19

SEPTEMBER 5, 2020 – We were very lucky recently as CCH was gracious enough to allow us to ask a few questions of its Chief of Staff, Dr. Lorne Scharf about COVID-19. Here are our questions and his answers: CFN How did you feel the first time you encountered a Covid-19 patient first hand?    […]

Has Covid-19 Shown Us That We Need More Daycare and Less Teachers in Ontario? By Jamie Gilcig

Has Covid-19 Shown Us That  We Need More Daycare and Less Teachers in Ontario?  By Jamie Gilcig

SEPTEMBER 2, 2020 – Covid-19 is showing us a lot of truths. Some people are not going to like them and some will. The Ontario Teachers Union is one of the most powerful and successful in Canada. There’s no doubt to that. Through mostly its relationship with the former Liberal government in the province they […]

SD&G #OPP Cleared by SIU in Ingleside Incident Involving 65 Year Old 090120

SD&G #OPP Cleared by SIU in Ingleside Incident Involving 65 Year Old 090120

The Investigation Notification of the SIU On September 23, 2019, at 9:00 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Detachment notified the SIU of the serious injury sustained by the 65-year-old Complainant during his arrest earlier that afternoon in Ingleside. The OPP Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Detachment reported that at 3:30 p.m., uniformed detachment police officers had […]

Cornwall City Councilor MAURICE DUPELLE Contaminates INDOOR ATM Without a Face Mask

Cornwall City Councilor MAURICE DUPELLE Contaminates INDOOR ATM Without a Face Mask

AUGUST 11, 2020 – This is one of the reasons why so many don’t feel safe shopping in Cornwall Ontario. This writer, like many seniors, likes to do their errands early in the morning with the hope of avoiding #covidiots and special people that like to wear their masks under their noses. With the EOHU […]

Lucky Local Covid 19 Survivor Back Home After 121 Days! By Jamie Gilcig

Lucky Local Covid 19 Survivor Back Home After 121 Days!   By Jamie Gilcig

AUGUST 8, 2020 – Area Home Inspector Brian Schofield is a happy and lucky man. His wife Donna survived a brutal case of COVID 19 that most people would have succumbed to. The registered nurse survived and now faces a long recovery, but for today she gets to be with her husband. They wrote on […]

Ottawa Police Office Charged Related to Domestic Incidents #OPS

Ottawa Police Office Charged Related to Domestic Incidents #OPS

AUGUST 6, 2020 – The Ottawa Police Service has arrested and charged one of its members in relation to a domestic incident. The male officer, a constable, has been arrested and charged criminally with possession of a weapon for committing an offence and uttering threats to cause death. The Ottawa Police releases information when officers […]

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