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 City of Halifax has a street named Newfie Lane. Do you think using the word Newfie in a street name is offensive?

  • 29% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 2% Undecided

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More than 50 academics have signed a letter asking Premier Paul Davis not to cut seats from the House of Assembly. Do you think this will affect the premier’s decision?


Were you well prepared for the winter storm that hit western Newfoundland late Tuesday?


Have you attended any of the Canadian Junior Curling national championships in Corner Brook this week?


Do you find the City of Corner Brook’s “Find my Snowplow” application, which is linked on the city’s website, useful?


Do you plan on attending any activities during the 2015 Winter Carnival in Corner Brook?

Recent survey

Premier Paul Davis says a 10-seat reduction in the House of Assembly will mean a savings of $10 million over four years, including $2.5 million this year. Do you think the savings justify the reduction in seats?

  • 66% Yes
  • 26% No
  • 8% Undecided

Do you think Tom Marhsall should maintain his Corner Brook office and a personal secretary, whose salary could be up to $70,000?

  • 16% Yes
  • 84% No
  • 0% Undecided

Do you think Premier Paul Davis was right to pull Newfoundland and Labrador out of the Comprehensive European Trade Agreement negotiations?

  • 56% Yes
  • 35% No
  • 9% Undecided

Are you surprised the cost of Corner Brook's new water treatment facility has increased by $30,000?

  • 8% Yes
  • 92% No

Private well owners, have you ever had your water tested for chemicals?

  • 63% Yes
  • 37% No

Do you agree with Premier Paul Davis’ decision to reduce the number of seats in the House of Assembly by 10 before a fall election?

  • 51% Yes, it had to be done
  • 12% No, it didn't need to happen
  • 33% I'm glad it's happening, but Davis didn't go about it the proper way
  • 4% Undecided

Do you municipalities would be wise to enact a toboggan or sledding ban within their boundaries to avoid lawsuits from injuries?

  • 11% Yes
  • 84% No
  • 5% Undecided

Do you think the electoral boundaries commission should decide how many seats there should be in the House of Assembly to best represent the province’s population?

  • 74% Yes
  • 17% No
  • 9% Undecided

Do you think a permanent buffer zone should be established around Gros Morne National Park to prevent hydraulic fracturing in the area?

  • 73% Yes
  • 23% No
  • 4% Undecided

Did you get up to Marble Mountain during the ski resort’s opening weekend?

  • 11% Yes
  • 72% No
  • 17% I won't until they open more runs