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

Was it fair that Labrador MHA Keith Russell was chastised by Premier Kathy Dunderdale for being suspended from coaching a minior hockey team after making verbally abusive comments to an official during a hockey tournament in Labrador City?

  • 57% Yes, he’s an elected official representing the government
  • 15% No, it was part of his private time activities
  • 9% What’s the fuss, this happens in hockey
  • 6% Don’t know enough about it
  • 11% Who cares?

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Are you excited to see NASCAR racing in Newfoundland?


Do you agree with DFO's decision to open the recreational groundfish fishery for 46 days this summer, including every summer weekend?


Should schools use a random-draw system to determine which students will get to take intensive core French?


Do you think MHA Paul Lane will follow through with his intention to vote against the provincial budget?


A proposed commercial composting site in Whitbourne is causing some controversy. Do you compost at home?

Recent survey

Do you think Speaker Tom Osborne will succeed in his efforts to improve decorum in the House of Assembly?

  • 21% Yes
  • 79% No

Do you agree with the Canadian Bar Association’s contention that the closure of four courts in the province, including the courthouse in Harbour Grace, will undermine residents’ access to justice?

  • 65% Yes
  • 35% No

Do you think Danny Cleary will play another year of pro hockey?

  • 27% Yes
  • 73% No

Trouting seasons opens on the island on Sunday. Are you planning on going trouting soon?

  • 39% Yes
  • 61% No

Whose “tax calculator” do you trust the most?

  • 3% Liberals’
  • 10% NDP’s
  • 23% My accountant’s
  • 64% My own

Should Prime Minister Justin Trudeau make a formal apology to survivors of abuse at residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador?

  • 55% Yes
  • 45% No

Do you approve of the reported $50-million settlement for residential school survivors in Newfoundland and Labrador?

  • 62% Yes
  • 38% No

Should the government move ahead with a 14 per cent pay hike for provincial judges?

  • 5% Yes
  • 95% No

Are you surprised it may take weeks, even months to extinguish the Fort MacMurray fire?

  • 24% Yes
  • 76% No

Harper killed it but Trudeau revived it. The long-form census should have arrived in your mail box. Is that good news or bad news?

  • 66% Good news.
  • 34% Bad news