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

Do you think the RCMP conducting helicopter air patrols along the Trans-Canada Highway will make drivers more likely slow down?

  • 34% Yes
  • 65% No

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The federal election campaign, which began Sunday, will reportedly be the longest in Canadian history at 11 weeks. Do you think a lengthy campaign is worth the cost?


The Toronto Blue Jays recently beefed up their roster with several big-name acquisitions. Do you think the Jays can make it to the playoffs thanks to these star players?


Do you think the City of Corner Brook is spending too much on upgrading and repairing its water system infrastructure?


Do you agree or disagree with Premier Paul Davis’s decision to appoint former Tory leadership rival John Ottenheimer as CEO of the Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation?


An appeals court recently reinstated a law denying the right to vote for Canadians who have been living outside the country for more than five years. Do you think Canadian ex-pats should be able to vote in elections?

Recent survey

A youth who racked up 26 charges between November 2014 and February of this year was placed on probation for two years on Monday after pleading guilty to several of the charges. Do you think harsher penalties should be imposed on kids who repeatedly break the law?

  • 94% Yes
  • 2% No
  • 4% Undecided

In light of the revelation the province spent $1.7 million for one consultant, do you think the province spends too much money on consulting arrangements?

  • 82% Yes
  • 14% No
  • 4% Undecided

How are you finding the traffic changes on Park Street and West Street in Corner Brook?

  • 28% It’s too confusing, I’m staying away from there.
  • 34% It’s great, time for the traffic flow to change in that area.
  • 38% Can’t wait for it to go back to normal.

Western Destination Management Organization says it’s time tourism operators in western Newfoundland stop lowering their prices to compensate for the cost of travelling to the province. Do you agree?

  • 46% Yes
  • 48% No
  • 6% Undecided

Now that Corner Brook’s downtown detour along West, Park and Central streets has begun, will you be less likely to visit the businesses in this area?

  • 61% Yes
  • 28% No
  • 11% Never went much anyway

Tuesday, Western Health said it discovered that additions to medical imaging reports were not being distributed to physician offices via the health authority’s automatic fax system. Do you think doctors should rely on an automated fax systems?

  • 10% Yes
  • 90% No

The Corner Brook Museum and Arcives is trying to draw more people through its doors. What would bring you in to visit the museum?

  • 14% Lectures
  • 5% Activities for kids
  • 5% Downtown walking tour
  • 44% All of the above
  • 32% None of the above

Do you think the Humber Valley Rowing Club is right to block boaters’ access to its docks?

  • 51% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 7% Undecided

Do you think the Corner Brook Barons will beat the St. John’s Capitals in the senior A provincial baseball league final?

  • 44% Yes
  • 47% No
  • 9% Too close to call

Do you think replacing the Waterford psychiatric hospital in St. John’s immediately is feasible given current low oil prices?

  • 38% Yes
  • 60% No
  • 2% Undecided