An incident has been reported at the Pickering Nuclear Station. The emergency alert sent just before 7:30 am said no abnormal release of radioactivity from the station has been detected and people within 10 km of the plant do not need to take any action at this time. We willContinue Reading

HAWKESBURY OPP WARNS OF DANGEROUS DRUGS IN THE AREA (HAWKESBURY, ON) – The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is warning the public after two recent seizures of dangerous opioids in the Hawkesbury area. Suspected purple fentanyl and crystal meth were seized along with paraphernalia. Access to extremely dangerousContinue Reading

MULTI-VEHICLE COLLISION – COUNTY ROAD 17 (CHAMPLAIN TOWNSHIP) – On Monday February 25, 2019 at approximately 10:38 a.m., officers from the Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Prescott-Russell Paramedic Service, and the Champlain Fire Department responded to a multi-motor vehicle collision on County Road 17, approximately 3 km eastContinue Reading

The OPP report a road closure in Lancaster due to collision. COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB at County Rd 23 / Old 2 Hwy #Lancaster – All lanes EB closed, detour in place. ^kw — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) February 7, 2019 We will update as more information becomes available. The OPP are reportingContinue Reading

The OPP are reporting the 401 West is closed near Bainsville. UPDATE Road Closure: #Hwy401 WB at County Rd 23 #Bainsville – Highway remains closed following collision. ^jt — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) February 5, 2019 We will update as soon as they confirm the roads open. If you see news happenContinue Reading

Freezing drizzle and icky Winter conditions have cancelled all school buses today in the Cornwall area. Expect more rain and potential flooding in some areas before temps warm up overnight tonight before freezing up on Tuesday. Stay tuned to CFN for all your weather alerts and updates! Warnings 4:50 AMContinue Reading

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 intoContinue Reading

Food Recall Warning – Certain $10 Chicken Fries recalled due to Salmonella Recall date: October 2, 2018 Reason for recall: Microbiological – Salmonella Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Loblaw Companies Limited Distribution: National Extent of the distribution: Retail Recall details Ottawa, October 2, 2018 – Loblaw Companies Limited isContinue Reading

Cornwall Ontario – Eastern Ontario is about to get a whupping from Mother Nature including TORNADO warnings in the Newington and Winchester areas nearby. Please use caution and do not wear tin foil hats until the all clear is given or the zappy thing ports you safely to Nurbital. WeContinue Reading

Food Safety Warning – Dole brand Baby Spinach with Tender Reds recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes Advisory date: August 8, 2018 Reason for advisory: Microbiological – Listeria Hazard classification: Class 2 Company / Firm: Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. Distribution: New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Possibly National, Prince Edward IslandContinue Reading

RCMP warn Ontario residents of scammers spoofing RCMP’s telephone number (June 19, 2018 – Cornwall, ON) The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Cornwall Detachment is issuing a public notice with respect to fraudulent telephone calls. The RCMP is warning the general public of fraudulent telephone calls which appear to be comingContinue Reading

Food Recall Warning – Select Love Child Organics brand and PC Organics brand baby food pouches recalled due to packaging defects that may allow the entry of spoilage microorganisms Recall date: May 26, 2018 Reason for recall: Other Hazard classification: Class 2 Company / Firm: Industry Distribution: National Extent of the distribution:Continue Reading

Cornwall Ontario – As budgets rise the city has been hit with another emergency water main break. CFN is just starting to get info from the City of Cornwall again after some drama and childish antics via CAO Maureen Adams and new Public Information Officer Emma Meldrum. We’re hoping thatContinue Reading