The Glengarry News



publisher Apr 7, 2017 - 9:40am

Motorists are advised that Prescott-Russell County Road 9 on both sides of the Séguin Bridge in the Riceville-Fournier area is closed due to flooding. It is not yet known when the road will re-open for travel.

Like many other water courses, the South Nation River has risen rapidly over the last 24 hours due to heavy rain.

3 tractor trailer collision on 401

publisher Mar 15, 2017 - 11:46am

Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are at the scene of a motor vehicle collision involving three tractor-trailer units on Highway 401, eastbound near Boundary Road, South Glengarry Township. Eastbound traffic is being re-routed at the Boundary Road exit via Emergency Detour Routes (EDR - signs posted).

Adverse weather conditions continue to affect the area, motorists are urged to drive accordingly and be cognizant of emergency personnel and towing operators tending to scenes.

Freezing rain postpones girls EOSSAA hockey, Char-Lan skating showcase

sean Mar 7, 2017 - 1:00pm

The freezing rain our area received last evening and overnight had an impact on scheduled sports events, including the annual Char-Lan Skating Club showcase in Williamstown. The event had been slated for last night, but was postponed to March 27 due to the weather.

Today, Char-Lan DHS' girls hockey team was supposed to be skating at EOSSAA in Arnprior, but that event too has been bumped, moved to tomorrow.

You can read more about Crusaders hockey in this Sports in the Glens post, as well as in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Bad road conditions

publisher Feb 8, 2017 - 10:51am

Bad road conditions
Adverse weather across the United Counties has caused several highway accidents yesterday and today. SD&G OPP officers responded to a total of 35 (Stormont-11, Dundas-9, Glengarry-15) mishaps.

One of them was a single vehicle collision involving a commuter on County Road 31 (north of County Road 43) in the Winchester area at 6:30 a.m. today (February 8). Two adult passengers suffered minor injuries.Accidents

Glengarry Soccer League dome games postponed for Feb. 7

sean Feb 7, 2017 - 3:40pm

The Glengarry Soccer League has shuttered plans for matches tonight at the dome in Alexandria, due to poor weather. Games will be rescheduled.

Here's the official announcement:

Please be advised that all Indoor Soccer scheduled for this evening, is cancelled due to the Freezing Rain Warning. All games will be rescheduled.

Forecast bad weather for tonight scrubs junior B Char-Lan Rebels game

sean Feb 7, 2017 - 3:35pm

Tonight's scheduled CCHL2 game in Williamstown has been postponed.  It's actually the second time this game has been scrubbed due to bad weather, as Char-Lan and Metcalfe were originally scheduled to meet last month. 

As soon as a new date is confirmed, we will let you know.

Be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News for all your junior 'B' hockey news.