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

Jumbo Video in Corner Brook closed its doors over the weekend — perhaps a sign of the times that more people are downloading movies or watching on streaming services like Netflix. Have you regularly rented movies from a traditional video store in the past few years?

  • 9% Yes
  • 80% No
  • 10% Occasionally, but not regularly

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The provincial government announced Wednesday that people can now renew driver's licences online. Will you take advantage of this service?


The Corner Brook Royals play three games in Clarenville starting tonight, with their best-of-seven semifinal series with the Caribous tied at 1-1. Do you think the Royals can close out the series this weekend?


A St. John’s musician was criticized recently when a GoFundMe campaign was set up to help him purchase a new accordion to after his was damaged. Do you think people are abusing crowdfunding campaigns?

Recent survey

Did you attend one, or both, of the Corner Brook Royals playoff games against the Clarenville Caribous over the weekend?

  • 4% Saturday
  • 6% Sunday
  • 16% Both
  • 74% Neither

Do you agree with the City of Corner Brook’s decision to reject a development application for a bed and breakfast on Wellington Street due to parking and traffic concerns?

  • 23% Yes
  • 77% No

Do you think landlords should have to provide cause for evicting a tenant under the Residential Tenancies Act?

  • 61% Yes
  • 33% No
  • 6% Undecided

The Corner Brook Royals will not play their final two home games of the regular season after the cancellation of last weekend’s two tilts. Do you think this was a good decision by the Central West Senior Hockey League?

  • 37% Yes
  • 53% No
  • 10% Undecided

Blow Me Down Ski Club’s request for $5,000 in funding and $5,000 of in-kind services was denied by the City of Corner Brook recently. Do you think the city should’ve allotted some funds for the ski club?

  • 57% Yes
  • 43% No

Do you use reusable bags when you shop?

  • 40% Yes
  • 28% No
  • 32% Sometimes

Stephenville town councillor Laura Aylward wants the provincial and federal governments to consider upgrading the highway across the entire island of Newfoundland. Do you think this is a good idea?

  • 41% Yes
  • 16% No
  • 43% It's a good idea, but it won't happen anytime soon

Do you think Grenfell Campus can be completely autonomous from Memorial University in St. John’s?

  • 31% Yes
  • 47% No
  • 22% It could become more autonomous, but not completely

Will Marine Atlantic’s announced rate hikes make you less likely to travel by ferry?

  • 70% Yes
  • 13% No
  • 17% I never used the ferry anyway

Local MHAs Gerry Byrne and Eddie Joyce are standing by the Liberal government’s commitment to building the new Corner Brook hospital, but stopped short of saying the project would be delayed. Do you think the project will be delayed again?

  • 94% Yes
  • 3% No
  • 3% Undecided