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

As of Thursday, Canada had 10 medals at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia — just three fewer than Norway, the medal count leader. Do you think Canadian athletes can bring home the most overall medals in these Games?

  • 43% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 14% I don't follow the Olympics

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Do you think there will be enough snow for skiing in time for Marble Mountain's scheduled Dec. 26 opening?


Should the City of Corner Brook implement a full-scale water metering system, so residents can pay depending on how much — or how little — water they use?


The provincial government has added a shuttle bus service to help people across the washed out area of the Burgeo Highway, and says the road should be passable by Friday. Have you been impressed with the government's response to the washout, or could more have been done to prevent it?


In its 2015 budget, the City of Corner Brook increased water and sewer fees by $75 per year, enabling council to keep the mill rate the same. Do you think this is a better methof of increasing revenue than hiking taxes?


How confident are you the province won’t experience another situation similar to the DarkNL power outage of early January 2014 this winter?

Recent survey

On April 1, 2015 all bicyclists in this province will be required to wear a helmet when cycling on the province’s roadways. Do you wear a protective headgear while cycling?

  • 63% Yes, always
  • 5% Occasionally
  • 25% I never have
  • 7% No, but I'll start wearing a helmet in April

Steady Brook Mayor Peter Rowsell signed off on the town's budget "under protest" because he feels money going toward digging artesian wells and to install new sidewalks could be better directed elsewhere. Do you agree with the mayor's assessment?

  • 62% Yes
  • 31% No
  • 7% Undecided

Wednesday, Transportation and Public Works Minister David Brazil confirmed renovations to the new Corner Brook Intermediate school will not be completed in time for students to move into the building by January. Do you think the students will get to move into their new school before the 2014-15 school year is over?

  • 7% Yes
  • 93% No

Do you agree with the City of Corner Brook's plan to eliminate the Business Resource Centre?

  • 52% Yes
  • 34% No
  • 14% Undecided

A second stop sign will be erected at the exit from Sunnyslope Drive to the Lewin Parkway in Corner Brook after a motorist was acquitted of a ticket for failing to stop at the intersection. Do you think this exit needs a second stop sign?

  • 67% Yes
  • 25% No
  • 8% I'm not familiar with the intersection

Did you throw a stuffed toy on the ice Saturday night during the Teddy Toss before the Corner Brook Royals/Gander Flyers senior hockey game?

  • 25% Yes
  • 12% No
  • 63% I didn't attend the game

Health Minister Steve Kent says the reduction in labour and delivery beds from 11 to six in the new hospital in Corner Brook will be more than adequate to meet the needs of the western region. Do you think six obstetrics beds are enough?

  • 23% Yes
  • 69% No
  • 8% Undecided

Do you think front-line health care workers should have more say in the design and equipment used in the new regional hospital in Corner Brook?

  • 93% Yes
  • 7% No

Do you donate to charities during the holiday season?

  • 59% Yes
  • 10% No
  • 31% I give to charities year round anyway

The Corner Brook Royals captured first place overall in the Central-West Senior Hockey League this past weekend. Do you think the team will be able to hang on to the top spot until the end of the season?

  • 39% Yes, they're starting to gel
  • 40% No, the league has too much parity — the lead will seesaw back and forth
  • 21% They'll lose the lead and won't be able to regain it