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Here are the results of the poll.

Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below. Rest assured it does count for the calculation of the results.

Results of the survey

The Western Royals, Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts, Gander Flyers and Clarenville Caribous have pulled out of the six-team Newfoundland and Labrador Senior Hockey League, hoping to again form a four-team western league. Travel, costs and a loss of fan interest were cited as reasons. Do you think senior hockey will survive in the province?

  • 39% Yes, less travel will mean more home games for teams and fans
  • 22% No, the quality of hockey will suffer overall
  • 15% It will, but might not be as good
  • 22% Only if there is a good east coast league as well

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Will a Canadian team win the Stanley Cup this year?

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Do you think there should be a judicial inquiry into the death of Mitchells Brook resident Don Dunphy, who was shot by a RNC officer visiting his home while investigating a perceived threat based on a Twitter post?

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Do you think the federal government should restore the Old Age Security eligibility age to 65 from 67?

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This tax season, have you received a call or email from fraudsters impersonating the Canada Revenue Agency and attempting to get identification information from you or asking you to pay outstanding taxes by credit card?

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Should the provincial government seek repayment of amounts found to be overpaid to 427 pensioners after an internal audit of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador public pension payments identified the errors?

Recent survey

Are you following media coverage of Sen. Mike Duffy’s trial in Ottawa?

  • 32% Yes
  • 40% No
  • 28% Some of it

Do you agree with the provincial government’s new five-year plan to manage the moose population in the province and reduce the number of moose-vehicle collisions?

  • 32% Yes
  • 44% No
  • 17% Somewhat
  • 7% Undecided

Research shows the majority of young people in Canada are not getting enough physical activity on a daily basis — access to computer games, television and various electronic devices mean the average child spenda about eight hours a day in front of a screen. Is this true for your children?

  • 50% Yes
  • 17% Not that much
  • 17% Just a couple hours
  • 16% None

Will you be watching the Stanley Cup playoffs?

  • 22% Yes, as many games as I can
  • 29% Yes, some games
  • 49% No

Some residents have complained to Canada Post about the recent theft of packages from community mail boxes. Do you feel your mail is secure in these community mail boxes?

  • 21% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 12% Somewhat

The provincial government is going to privatize health care in the province!!! Do you believe this?

  • 15% Yes
  • 39% No
  • 46% Stupid April Fool’s joke

A Corner Brook woman was upset recently when she had her seal skin purse confiscated by customs officials when entering the United States — she was unaware of a U.S. ban on seal product entering that country. Are you aware of the ban?

  • 18% Yes
  • 74% No
  • 8% Knew something about it

What is the first sign of spring?

  • 46% A crocus in bloom
  • 21% You start seeing bugs
  • 33% Freezing rain starts

Do you make your bed in the morning before you head off to work?

  • 60% Yes
  • 29% No
  • 11% If I have time

What is your favourite time of year?

  • 9% Spring
  • 56% Summer
  • 31% Fall
  • 4% Winter