Our Polls

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

Why do you think there is so much interest in the St. John’s IceCaps AHL hockey team based in St. John’s?

  • 21% We love hockey in this province
  • 31% The organization is good and the team is competitive
  • 14% We realized what we lost when the St. John’s Maple Leafs left
  • 11% I’m sorry, I don’t see a lot of interest
  • 22% Don’t care

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Is Halloween getting out of hand — all the decorations, specialty stores that pop up weeks in advance and items on the shelves before summer is over?

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Should police officers be able to publicly endorse candidates running in the provincial election?

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At what age do you plan to retire?

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Do you think the PUB should expedite its revew of the new net metering policy so that alternative energy can be fed back into the utility grid?

  • 70% Yes
  • 10% No
  • 0% Uncertain
  • 20% Don’t know enough about it

Do you think expanded mental health services should be a priority issue addressed by all parties during the provincial election campaign?

  • 82% Yes
  • 13% No
  • 5% Uncertain

Are you expecting a cold, damp autumn as was forecasted recently?

  • 53% Yes
  • 29% No
  • 18% Forecasts are usually wrong

Will you be making any suggestions to the City of St. John’s about the downtown revitalization plan?

  • 20% Yes
  • 68% No
  • 12% Undecided

Labour groups representing emergency responders, including police officers and firefighters, want the cap for their workers’ compensation insurable earnings increased from $54,000 to $59,000 a year. Do you agree with such an increase?

  • 57% Yes
  • 33% No
  • 10% Undecided

The provincial government’s labour outlook, released Friday, predicts 64,000 job openings in the next 10 years. Do you believe the government’s labour force forecasts are accurate?

  • 5% Yes
  • 90% No
  • 1% undecided
  • 4%

Do you think Peter Penashue should run for a Labrador seat in the next federal election?

  • 9% Yes
  • 44% No
  • 1% Uncertain
  • 46% Are you kidding?

Mile One in St. John’s announced Wednesday that it will be hosting a staged version of the TV show, “The Price is Right” on Nov. 12. Are you a “Price is Right” fan who would be interested in attending?

  • 34% Yes
  • 61% No
  • 5% Undecided

A recent report of an assault on a Innu man working at Muskrat Falls in Labrador has raised concerns about racist behaviour in this province. Do you believe racism is a problem in Newfoundland and Labrador?

  • 40% Yes
  • 52% No, I think this was an isolated incident
  • 8% Undecided

Have you done your back-to-school shopping for supplies yet?

  • 17% Yes, I beat the rush.
  • 75% No, I don't have school-age kids.
  • 8% No, I'll be fighting the crowds at the last minute.