OPP Report Traffic Backed from Lancaster to Cornwall After Collision WILL UPDATE 081819

OPP Report Traffic Backed from Lancaster to Cornwall After Collision WILL UPDATE  081819

The #OPP are reporting traffic backing up from Lancaster to Cornwall due to a collision on the 401 West. UPDATE: COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB before County Rd 27 #Summerstown – WB lanes closed from #Lancaster to #Cornwall. Detour is in place. ^kw — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) August 18, 2019 We’ll be updating as more information becomes available. […]

Kevin Lalonde Out in South Glengarry – More Change – Still no CAO 020619

Kevin Lalonde Out in South Glengarry – More Change – Still no CAO  020619

The Director – Development, Chief Building Official of South Glengarry had been under a lot of heat. After CAO Bryan Brown was terminated many wondered why Lalonde wasn’t terminated at the same time. No details have come out of the township. No statement has been issued, but the township by phone confirmed that Mr. Lalonde […]

BREAKING Fire Strikes Near Lancaster ON 012819

BREAKING Fire Strikes Near Lancaster ON 012819

CFN viewer Joe Boyer of sent in these amazing shots of a fire on Concession 2 near Lancaster Ontario. The OPP are currently in the process of shutting down the road while the South Glengarry Volunteer firefighters do their thing. We will update as more information becomes available. If you see news happen email your […]

#OPP Report 2 Vehicle Collision – Military Rd near 401 in Lancaster 112018

#OPP Report 2 Vehicle Collision – Military Rd near 401 in Lancaster 112018

Cornwall Ontario –  The OPP are reporting a two vehicle collision in Lancaster Ontario near the 401.  We will update when more info becomes available. COLLISION: Military Rd between Boundary St and #Hwy401 #Lancaster – 2 vehicles #OPP on scene. ^ag — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) November 20, 2018 CLEARED:COLLISION: Military Rd between Boundary St and #Hwy401 […]

#OPP 401 E Collision at Lancaster Exit – WILL UPDATE 090318

#OPP 401 E Collision at Lancaster Exit – WILL UPDATE 090318

Cornwall Ontario – Another collision at the Lancaster exit of the 401, this time eastbound.  We will update as more info becomes available. If you see news happen email us your video or photo to info@cornwallfreenews.com COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB off ramp to County Rd 2 #Lancaster – 2 vehicles at the end of the off […]

#OPP Comment on July 4th 401 E Wrong Way Collision – Two in Hospital

#OPP Comment on July 4th 401 E  Wrong Way Collision – Two in Hospital

MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION – HIGHWAY 401- JULY 4,2018   (SOUTH GLENGARRY,ON) – On July 4, 2018 at 1:01pm Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to the scene of a two vehicle collision on Highway 401, South Glengarry Township.   Investigation has indicated that at approximately at 1:01pm, a truck with […]

BREAKING 401 E Blocked @ Lancaster – 2 Vehicle Collision WILL UPDATE 070418

BREAKING 401 E Blocked @ Lancaster – 2 Vehicle Collision WILL UPDATE 070418

Cornwall Ontario –  We’re just starting to get details of yet another accident blocking traffic on Highway 401.  Traffic is being diverted to highway 2. This incident is reported by CFN viewer Jack Lalonde. Firefighters have been reported on the scene. If you see news happen email your video or photos to info@cornwallfreenews.com or dial […]

S Glengarry Real Estate Agent & Councilor Lyle Warden Alleged To Offer to Sell House for Flood Victim in Lancaster 062718

S Glengarry Real Estate Agent & Councilor Lyle Warden Alleged To Offer to Sell House for Flood Victim in Lancaster 062718

Cornwall Ontario – The nightmare continues for Lancaster resident of over 30 years Geraldine Fitzpatrick. The retired CAS worker has had to deal with an issue that could at root be why so little development is occurring in South Glengarry Ontario where contractors have complained about City Hall’s handling of issues. At root is that […]

Car Rear Ends School Bus on County Rd 34 Near Lancaster Ontario 062118

Car Rear Ends School Bus on County Rd 34 Near Lancaster Ontario 062118

Cornwall Ontario –  Someone might have not followed the laws regarding school buses near Lancaster village Wednesday. CFN viewer Jack Lalonde sent in the following: Here’s a couple of pics of the car that rear ended a school bus heading north as it was stopped to let children out on county road 34 just North […]

BREAKING – Truck Explosion & Fire at Lancaster 401 Weigh Station 061618

BREAKING – Truck Explosion & Fire at Lancaster 401 Weigh Station 061618

Cornwall Ontario – CFN viewer  Steven Forrest sent in these two photos of a tractor trailer that exploded in a ball of flame at the Lancaster Weight Station. Thanks to the Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department it has be put under control.  No injuries were reported and we’ll update as more information becomes available. If you […]

BREAKING – Fire on PARAGON ROAD in Cornwall 2 Houses on Fire 091517

BREAKING – Fire on PARAGON ROAD in Cornwall 2 Houses on Fire 091517

Cornwall Ontario –  CFN viewer Joseph Boyer had to drift back from a fire as heat and ashes were encompassing him.   One fire truck was present at the time of these photos. The road is now blocked as firefighters try to deal with the flames.   It appears that nobody was in the houses. […]

Natalie B Trottier Making Life Difficult for Long Time Lancaster Resident. By Jamie Gilcig 091217

Natalie B Trottier Making Life Difficult for Long Time Lancaster Resident.  By Jamie Gilcig 091217

Cornwall Ontario – Some people are friendlier and more considerate than others.  Some make good neighbors, and then there seems to be one Natalie B Trottier, a lawyer with Federal Crown Tilton T Donihee, the local law firm that purchased Diane Lahaie’s old practice after she became a judge. Where this story began is a […]

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 […]

Mashup on 401 West at Lancaster Ontario 082917 #OPP

Mashup on 401 West at Lancaster Ontario 082917 #OPP

Cornwall Ontario – Special thanks to CFN viewer Kris MacDonald who sent in the two picks for mess on the 401. COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB at County Rd 2 #Lancaster – Single vehicle blocking all WB lanes, emergency services on scene. ^cc — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) August 29, 2017 Traffic has been diverted to highway 2 as […]

Tent Crashing in South Glengarry Leads to In Camera Meeting Monday Night JULY 12, 2017

Tent Crashing in South Glengarry Leads to In Camera Meeting Monday Night JULY 12, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Nothing’s nicer than a tent on a sunny day; especially if that day is a wedding day along scenic Highway 2 along the waterfront in South Glengarry. For the Lunan family, who own Marlin Orchards, their daughter’s wedding nearly turned into disaster as they were one of the over 90% of the […]

#OPP Investigate Via Railway Pedestrian Death Near Lancaster JULY 4, 2017

#OPP Investigate Via Railway Pedestrian Death Near Lancaster JULY 4, 2017

Pedestrian Fatality on CN Rail       (South Glengarry) – Stormont Dundas and Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a pedestrian fatality on CN Railway near Celtic Lane, South Glengarry.   At 7:50pm on July 3rd 2017, two male pedestrians were walking on a portion of CN Railway Bridge and were struck by a VIA train. […]

Domestic Assault in Lancaster Ontario SD&G #OPP Feb 22, 2017

Domestic Assault in Lancaster Ontario SD&G #OPP Feb 22, 2017

ASSAULT-BREACH (South Glengarry) – On February 20, 2017 at approximately 8:48pm, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a domestic situation at a residence on Lancaster Street, South Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated that an altercation between an adult male and his girlfriend resulted in the female being […]