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

Were you affected by the rolling power outages implemented by Newfoundland Power over the past few days?

  • 75% Yes
  • 24% No

Vote now!


Nalcor president and CEO ED Martin says the more than $48 million the Crown corportation has spent on legal fees since 2012 is not exorbitant. Do you think this spending on legal costs is justified?


A local businessman says the not-for-profit Corner Brook Port Corporation is competing with the business community by renting space in its building to non-port related tenants. Do you think the corporation is in conflict of interest with the business community?


Who is your pick to win the Stanley Cup?


Do you think recently-installed electronic signs will be enough to deter drivers from speeding in areas of the city like Elswick Road and University Drive?


The Salmon Preservation Association for the Waters of Newfoundland has announced a program through which anglers will have the opportunity to voluntarily hand in their unused tags in return for a chance to win fishing-related prizes. Do you think this contest will be effective in helping to retain salmon stocks?

Recent survey

With so many reports of tampered potatoes, including one suspected case Wednesday in Corner Brook, have you been more careful in checking all the food you buy at the grocery store?

  • 66% Yes
  • 34% No

Challenge Cup soccer returned to Corner Brook this past weekend for the first time in five years. After Corner Brook United earned a sweep at home, do you think the team has a shot at the league title?

  • 27% Yes
  • 44% No
  • 29% Too early to tell

The City of Corner Brook is holding a two-week spring cleanup this year, from May 19 to June 1. Do you think longer cleanup periods would help curb the illegal dumping of waste?

  • 57% Yes
  • 43% No

Some community leaders are calling on the province to abolish all local service districts and incorporate them into other towns. Do you think this is a good idea?

  • 50% Yes
  • 26% No
  • 20% Maybe for some, but not all
  • 4% Undecided

Do you think a provincial all-terrain vehicle trail network along winter snowmobile routes would be a benefit to the economy after the snow melts?

  • 64% Yes
  • 33% No
  • 3% It's a good idea, but not right now

Gerry Byrne thinks the nearly $375 million appropriated to Marine Atlantic means the company is purchasing a new vessel. Do you agree with the MP?

  • 52% Yes
  • 31% No
  • 17% Undecided

Why do you think registration for this year’s Deer Lake 67 ultra-marathon is so low so far?

  • 17% It's not being held Labour Day weekend
  • 5% Participants are porcrastinating
  • 64% Lack of interest
  • 14% Not sure/other

Do you think a collaboration between Memorial and Cape Breton universities is a good idea?

  • 65% Yes
  • 28% No
  • 7% Undecided

How did you spend the May long weekend?

  • 22% Camping/cabin/travel
  • 39% Relaxed at home
  • 39% Got some work done around the house

Will you be less likely to go camping this year after the 20 per cent increase in fees at provincial parks?

  • 34% Yes, it costs too much
  • 14% No, I don't think the increase is that significant
  • 19% I'll still camp but I don't like the fee hike
  • 33% I don't camp anyway