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 remember what you were doing when you first heard that U.S. president John F. Kennedy had been assassinated 49 years ago today?

  • 6% Yes, was at work
  • 19% Yes, was at home
  • 23% Yes, was in school
  • 2% Yes, was driving
  • 8% Yes, but none of the above
  • 1% No
  • 37% Nope, it was before my time

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What are you most looking forward to this spring?

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Do you expect to benefit from new CRTC pick-and-pay regulations to access cable or satellite TV channels?

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Do you agree with the province’s decision to change some provincial parks to “self service” meaning campers will pay at pay stations?

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Do you agree with N.S. Immigration Minister Lena Metlege Diab’s assessment that more immigrants are needed in the province?

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When was the last time you donated blood to Canadian Blood Services?

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Do you feed wildlife during the winter?

  • 60% Yes
  • 40% No

Do you support community fundraisers such as dances, dinners, yard sales, car washes, etc.?

  • 18% Yes, as many as I can
  • 63% Not many, but a few
  • 19% No

When was the last time you visited a local maple producer?

  • 18% Within the last year
  • 9% Within the last two years
  • 37% More than two years ago
  • 36% Never

How do you keep your driveway clear of snow?

  • 16% Shovel
  • 44% Snow blower
  • 3% ATV with a plow
  • 37% Pay someone to plow

What are your children doing on March break?

  • 0% Attending arts or sports camps
  • 20% Going away with the family
  • 40% Staying home, relaxing
  • 40% Other

Who do think will win the first-round Maritime Junior Hockey League playoff series between the Truro Bearcats and Pictou County Weeks Crushers?

  • 63% Truro
  • 37% Pictou County

When was the last time you attended a church service?

  • 26% Every week
  • 14% A few months ago
  • 12% More than a year ago
  • 40% It’s been years
  • 8% Never

What is your biggest objection to owning an electric car?

  • 44% Cost to purchase
  • 33% Lack of charging stations
  • 23% Concerns about repair service availability

Have you booked a trip to a warmer climate for March break?

  • 14% Yes
  • 79% No
  • 7% Still thinking about it

Have you already filed your income tax return?

  • 26% Yes
  • 74% No