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

The province’s justice system has taken a hit in job losses to the sheriff’s department and the Crown prosecutors office and in other areas. Do you think this will negatively impact safety at the courts and the ability to prosecute people charged with crimes?

  • 68% Yes, it’s a big step backward for the justice system
  • 9% No, government has thought this out
  • 5% Don’t know yet
  • 16% Local criminals are giving each other high fives

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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?

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Do you think police officers should wear body-worn video cameras to record what takes place when they respond to calls?

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

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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?

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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

Are you happy the Montreal Canadiens will move its AHL farm team to St. John’s for the next two years?

  • 48% Yes
  • 12% No
  • 40% Don’t care

Do you support the Prime Minister Stephen Harper government’s proposed anti-terrorism Bill C-51?

  • 34% Yes
  • 45% No
  • 4% Undecided
  • 17% Don’t know enough about it