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

Local Corner Brook businessman, Bill Barry said he will decide this week if he will take a run at the provincial Progressive Conservative Party leadership. Would you support the Tories if Barry was at the helm?

  • 26% Yes
  • 23% No, had enough of Tories
  • 49% Barry should stick to fish.

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The family of the teenaged girl who died after an alleged street-racing incident was ordered by a provincial court judge in St. John’s to leave the courtroom Tuesday because of T-shirts they were wearing featuring photos of the victim. Do you think these types of displays are intimidating to the court and the accused?


A Meadows man has posted a petition asking for better bang for his buck from Bell Aliant and Eastlink when it comes to his cable, Internet and phone service. Do you think these companies are overcharging rural residents in comparison to the level of service they offer them?


Do you think the discolouration of a banana purchased by a St. John’s woman is the result of natural bruising or someone injecting it with blood?


Former prime minister Stephen Harper resigned from the House of Commons on Friday, ending a political career of more than two decades. Do you think Harper will be remembered as one Canada’s greatest prime ministers?


A Robinson’s man recently posted a sign reminding people to wear helmets when cycling or riding all-terrain vehicles after noticing several people without them. Do you wear a helmet when you’re on a bike or ATV?

Recent survey

Do you think the Corner Brook Salvation Army Thrift Store should explore evening or weekend hours to try to curb clothing donations being left outside overnight and being ruined?

  • 63% Yes
  • 37% No

Bankruptcies in this province were up 51 per cent in May compared to the year before. Do you think this trend will continue as the provincial budget impacts continue to sink in?

  • 97% Yes
  • 3% No
  • 0% Undecided

Former Great Big Sea member Bob Hallett says he regrets the band never officially said goodbye to its fans. Would you go to see a Great Big Sea reunion tour if the banded to decided to make it happen?

  • 57% Yes
  • 43% No

Sixteen-year-old swimmer Penny Oleksiak carried the Canadian flag into the closing ceremonies of the Rio Olmypics on Sunday. If you were the Team Canada’s Chef de Mission, who would you have picked to be the flag bearer?

  • 68% Penny Oleksiak (swimming)
  • 22% Andre DeGrasse (track)
  • 0% Derek Drouin (high jump)
  • 2% Erica Wiebe (wrestling)
  • 0% Evan Dunfee (race walk)
  • 8% Other

The Corner Brook Royals will not rejoin the Central West Senior Hockey League for the 2016-2017 season due to financial constraints. Do you think the team will be able to return for the 2017-2018 season?

  • 12% Yes
  • 81% No
  • 7% Undecided

Premier Dwight Ball shook up government departments Wednesday, merging several together and reducing the number of senior administrators. Was this a good move?

  • 57% Yes
  • 23% No
  • 20% Undecided

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau received a largely positive reaception when he visited Newfoundland this week, a stark contrast to this province’s relationship with former prime minister Stephen Harper. Do you think this heralds better cooperation between the federal and provincial governments in the future?

  • 52% Yes
  • 19% No
  • 29% Wait and see

NDP Leader Earle McCurdy is crossing the province in campaign to save public libraries. Do you think McCurdy’s campaign will impact the government’s decision on whether to keep the libraries open?

  • 40% Yes
  • 60% No

Will you be attending any portion of the 2016 Newfoundland and Labrador Summer Games, which got underway Sunday in Conception Bay South?

  • 8% Yes
  • 92% No

Do you think media outlets should have reported on the release of the infamous video in which former Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who has since died, is supposedly shown smoking crack cocaine?

  • 20% Yes
  • 80% No