Man facing a dozen charges from domestic incident

Man facing a dozen charges from domestic incident

These charges have yet to be proven in court. Cornwall, ON – A 31-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on June 17th, 2021 and charged with the following: ·         Domestic assault ·         Break and enter ·         Disobeying court order ·         Breach…

LOCAL COVID UPDATE

LOCAL COVID UPDATE

Local Covid Numbers updated June 18, 2021 @ 1:38 pm   TOTAL ACTIVE CASES: 14 CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED: 2 PATIENTS IN ICU: 1 TOTAL NUMBER OF DEATHS: 107 TOTAL CUMMULATIVE CASES: 4,730 TOTAL NUMBER OF TESTS CONDUCTED IN EOHU REGION: 141,872 TOTAL NUMBER OF COVID-19 VACCINES…

361,000 steps in one month … but who’s counting!

361,000 steps in one month … but who’s counting!

WINCHESTER, Ontario - Last month, Bert Armstrong logged 361,000 steps on his smart watch – all between the hours of 7 am and 3 pm, from Monday to Friday. “They say I move around WDMH a lot,” he laughs. “I guess they are right.” The WDMH team is glad he does! While the clinical team takes care…

1appel1clic.ca : Accès beaucoup plus facile aux bons soins de santé mentale

1appel1clic.ca : Accès beaucoup plus facile aux bons soins de santé mentale

CORNWALL, Ontario - l’équipe Santé Les enfants avant tout a officiellement lancé 1appel1clic.ca, un service unique au Canada qui simplifie considérablement la façon dont les enfants, les adolescents et les familles de l’est de l’Ontario peuvent trouver les bons soins en matière de santé…

Dances With Words: Déjà vu

Dances With Words: Déjà vu

Both of us now being ‘four score’ years of age, we never thought we’d go back to doing what we had to do when we were in our 30s. Back then, we had to ‘child-proof’ our home. We had three little ones that could get into trouble if we didn’t child-proof everything. And then, the children grew…

Three Minutes with the Mayor of South Stormont

Three Minutes with the Mayor of South Stormont

The Township of South Stormont is always seeking ways to better engage and inform our residents. This week, we’ve launched a new platform to help us do just that! “Speak Up South Stormont” is an online public engagement portal that will allow residents to engage with Township staff and other…

Ragged Ts – You’ve come a long way, baby!

Ragged Ts – You’ve come a long way, baby!

Let me back up a half a century… I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated by a sewing machine. I couldn’t have been more than three or four when I first remember seeing my grandmother sew on a treadle machine, rocking the foot pedal back and forth, giving it a boost with the hand wheel. Grandma…

No details yet for youth recreation and sports reopening regulations

No details yet for youth recreation and sports reopening regulations

ONTARIO - The provincial government announced on June 14 its return-to-play framework for professional and elite sports in Ontario. While doing so the province did not provide any new guidance for youth competitive and recreational sports. Professional sports leagues like the Canadian Football League…

Local artist tried his hand at country music with new Boundary Road band

Local artist tried his hand at country music with new Boundary Road band

CORNWALL, Ontario - Local artist Peter Nichol and musical partner John McIntosh have released the first single from their new band Boundary Road. The single titled “This is going down” will soon be followed up with a second single projected to be released on Canada Day. Nichol plays guitar…

Cornwall T-Shirts Now Available Downtown

Cornwall T-Shirts Now Available Downtown

CORNWALL, Ontario - You can pick up your favourite Cornwall-themed t-shirts from the City’s newest retailer – Mike’s Printing & Apparel. The t-shirt shop is located in Pitt Street in the heart of Downtown Cornwall and offers a wide variety of popular shirts, including vintage brands and…

Bill Makinson, signing off

Bill Makinson, signing off

CORNWALL, Ontario - After a decades long career in community television that began in 1976, Bill Makinson has decided to hang up the boom mic, put away the camera, and say "that's a wrap" on his last production. Makinson, who's started off as a volunteer with the then Rogers community TV station in…

OPINION: Is remote learning here to stay?

OPINION: Is remote learning here to stay?

A distinct change has occurred in our modern society as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Finding ways to stay at home rather than going out has become the trend, and this extends to our work lives, and for students, their school lives as well. Earlier this month, the Upper Canada District School…