#OPP Report Hwy 138 BLOCKED will Update JAN 4 2019

#OPP Report Hwy 138 BLOCKED will Update JAN 4 2019

The OPP just released a blockage on Highway 138 near Highway 43. We will update when it’s reopened. ROAD CLOSURE: #Hwy138 between County Rd 43 and County Rd 18 #Monkland – Road closed for vehicle removal. ^jt — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) January 4, 2019 If you see news happen email us your video or photos to […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for January 2, 2019

SD&G #OPP Round Up for January 2, 2019

SD&G OPP NEWS (STORMONT, DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 78 calls for service from Monday December 31, 2018 to Wednesday January 2, 2019. Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             8 Motor Vehicle collisions –             7 calls for Police assistance […]

CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!

CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!

It’s not everyday a business in Cornwall celebrates its 10th Anniversary! CFN has decided to do so by offering a heavily discounted banner ad deal for the Month of January 2019! E Interac us your payment to info@cornwallfreenews.com as well as emailing us your 300×250 (or smaller) ad banner and hyperlink. It’s that easy. Space […]

CFN New Year’s Eve FREEZING RAIN Alert for the Cornwall Ontario Region

CFN New Year’s Eve FREEZING RAIN Alert for the Cornwall Ontario Region

A FREEZING RAIN alert for New Year’s eve may be putting a damper on the River City and for those who have to drive tonight. Temps are hovering around the scary area where as little as one degree can be the difference between harmless wet stuff or killer freezing rain. If you can stay off […]

Busy SD&G #OPP Christmas Break Round Up 122818

Busy SD&G #OPP Christmas Break Round Up 122818

(STORMONT, DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 195 calls for service from Monday December 24, 2018 to Friday December 28, 2018. Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             21 Motor Vehicle collisions –             19 calls for Police assistance –             14 – 911 […]

#OPP Report Armed Robbery on Summerset Acres & Cty Rd 2 in S Glengarry 122818

#OPP Report Armed Robbery on Summerset Acres & Cty Rd 2 in S Glengarry 122818

ARMED ROBBERY (SOUTH GLENGARRY, ON) – On December 27, 2018 at approximately 13:43Pm, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers, responded to a report of an armed robbery at Summerset Acres Rd and County Rd 2, South Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated one male suspect approached the victim, brandished an edge weapon and […]

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area Starting Thursday Night 122718

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area Starting Thursday Night 122718

Cornwall Ontario – The River City is waking up to -20c temps as this short cold snap is about to come to an end as a warm pressure system cruises through our region bringing freezing rain, and other yucky precipitation which will turn into actual rain starting tonight and into Friday. We expect a high […]

Christmas Deer & Amazing Winter Scenes by Calvin Hanson 122618

Christmas Deer & Amazing Winter Scenes by Calvin Hanson 122618

Area Photographer Calvin Hanson shared some of his amazing work to celebrate Christmas. The deer shots were taken at Upper Canada Bird Sanctuary, yesterday and today. The scenes were taken out on Nairne island (there is a causeway from the Bird Sanctuary to the island).  Can’t wait to see the shots Mr. Hanson will get […]

Fraser Institute Reports Ontario’s health-care wait times no longer shortest in Canada

Fraser Institute Reports Ontario’s health-care wait times no longer shortest in Canada

Ontario can no longer claim the shortest median wait time for medically necessary treatment in Canada, with patients in the province waiting an estimated 15.7 weeks (on average) in 2018, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. Saskatchewan’s wait time of 15.4 weeks is the […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday December 10, 2018

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday December 10, 2018

CHARGES LAID RELATING TO THEFTS (SOUTH DUNDAS, ON) – On December 2, 2018, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to a report of a theft on County Road 2 in South Dundas Township. Investigation indicated that culprit(s) entered a store (Canadian Tire) and removed various items. On December 7, 2018 members of SD&G […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Friday December 7, 2018

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Friday December 7, 2018

MULTIPLE CHARGES AT TRAFFIC STOP (NORTH GLENGARRY, ON) – On December 4, 2018 at approximately 9:03pm, a Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer intercepted a vehicle while conducting traffic enforcement on Highway 417, North Glengarry Township. The stop resulted in the male driver providing a false identity. Further investigation revealed the male was […]

Dianne Poirier is a Nitwit – Liberal Francophone Organizer on Display @ McDonnell Rally by Jamie Gilcig 120218

Dianne Poirier is a Nitwit – Liberal Francophone Organizer on Display @ McDonnell Rally by Jamie Gilcig 120218

Cornwall Ontario – I kinda giggled when I found out that there was a Canadian Francophone organisation locally.   Not because I disrespect Francophones, but this area has people like that silly man with his pins and of course Dianne Poirier, retired school teacher,  who besides being President of this local group has been a driving […]

Is it Time to Tax or Ban The Ad Bag in Cornwall? by Jamie Gilcig 112918

Is it Time to Tax or Ban The Ad Bag in Cornwall?   by Jamie Gilcig 112918

Cornwall Ontario – We all get them every week.   Mine goes straight to the recycle bin, but that’s exactly why city’s like Montreal are deciding whether to ban them altogether.  LINK Locally TC Media ships them with the Seaway News weekly, but most end up in our landfill.    With more communities banning plastic bags […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Thursday November 29, 2018

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Thursday November 29, 2018

MALE ARRESTED FOR STOLEN CAR   (SOUTH GLENGARRY,ON) – On November 26, 2018, at approximately 10:11 a.m., members of SD&G OPP responded to a traffic complaint and intercepted a stolen car on Highway 401, South Glengarry, Ontario. The investigation revealed that a male youth was in possession of a stolen car from Toronto, Ontario.   A 15 year-old male of Toronto, Ontario […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday November 26, 2018

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday November 26, 2018

SD&G OPP NEWS   (STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 123 calls for service from Friday November 23, 2018 to Monday November 26, 2018.   Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             19 Motor Vehicle collision –             15 calls for […]

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area NOV 24, 2018

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area NOV 24, 2018

Cornwall Ontario –  There’s a freezing rain alert for Saturday.   With temps hoving around zero the wet stuff can freeze quickly making roads and walkways hazardous. Expect the warm weather to extend into Sunday with more moisture expected overnight as temps rise to a high of +5 Sunday. To sponsor our weather and bus alerts […]