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

Premier Tom Marshall met with members of the radiation therapy team at Eastern Health on Thursday as part of his own investigation into the cancer-treatment needs for the new western region hospital. Do you think this is a positive sign for improvements to the cancer treatment plans for the new hospital?

  • 59% Yes
  • 26% No
  • 14% Undecided

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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

Have you been following the Olympic Games in Brazil so far?

  • 34% Yes, some of them
  • 2% How many days of work have I missed now?
  • 64% Not at all

McDonald’s Canada has named Corner Brook its chicken nugget capital of Canada based on sales. Are you surprised the city restaurants sold so many nuggets?

  • 40% Yes
  • 60% No

Now that the City of Corner Brook has finalized a location public screening of the Tragically Hip’s final concert on Aug. 20 — the event will also be a fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society — do you plan to attend?

  • 27% Yes
  • 56% No
  • 17% Undecided

Will you purchase tickets to play the McIvers Chase the Ace lottery this weekend now that only nine cards remain?

  • 28% Yes
  • 63% No
  • 9% I've been playing every week

Reports of bear sightings have been frequent this summer in western Newfoundland. Are you less likely to get out and enjoy the great outdoors because of all the reports?

  • 31% Yes
  • 69% No