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 Corner Brook's civic centre should go back to its original name, the Canada Games Centre?

  • 45% Yes, I still call it that today
  • 10% No, I like the Pepsi Centre name
  • 43% I think the name should change, but not necessarily back to the Canada Games Centre

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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?


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?


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


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


How did you spend the May long weekend?

Recent survey

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

The chairman of the Bay St. George Salmon Stewardship Group, accuses the Atlantic Salmon Federation of wanting to get rid of salmon retention in this province in favour of catch and release. Do you think catch and release angling kills fish?

  • 68% Yes
  • 27% No
  • 5% Undecided

Would you use the Western Environment Centre’s electric bicycles to get around Corner Brook?

  • 52% Yes
  • 48% No

Do you think Corner Brook’s new Rotary Arts Centre is in competition with private venues?

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

Over the weekend, the Fish, Food and Allied Workers union introduced its lobster and halibut traceability project, which tells consumers whether the seafood was caught by local harvesters. Would you be more likely to purchase seafood if you know it’s locally harvested?

  • 86% Yes
  • 6% No
  • 8% I don't buy much seafood, but it's a good idea

Do you trust political polls to help you decide who to vote for on election day?

  • 4% Yes
  • 87% No
  • 9% Depends on the poll

Do you think the increases to pool rental fees announced in Budget 2015 should prevent the Corner Brook Rapids swim club from hosting meets at the Arts and Cuture pool?

  • 53% Yes, the fees don't make it worth it
  • 43% No, not if the club can fundraise to make up the costs
  • 4% Undecided

Do you think emergency crews responded well to the series of suspicious packages received at courthouses across the province on Wednesday?

  • 82% Yes
  • 18% No

Should the province revisit its budgeted fee increases for things like swimming pools, which saw an increase of 175 per cent in some cases at Corner Brook’s Arts and Culture Centre pool?

  • 80% Yes
  • 20% No

Will you check out the Monster Spectacular monster truck event when it comes to Corner Brook on June 11?

  • 18% Yes
  • 10% Can't, but I'd like to
  • 72% Not interested