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

What do you use to clear snow from the driveway?

  • 37% Shovel
  • 20% Plow
  • 24% Snowblower
  • 10% I hire someone
  • 6% Other

Vote now!

Survey

Are you following the trial of suspended senator Mike Duffy?

Survey

Did you do any hunting or trapping during the winter?

Survey

How often do you eat at restaurants?

Survey

How many Truro Bearcats’ MHL playoff games have you attended this season?

Recent survey

Will you be going to the Truro Framers' Market on opening day Saturday?

  • 34% Yes
  • 66% No

How do you compare Colchester County’s pothole season with last year?

  • 2% It’s better than the past
  • 88% It’s worse than last year
  • 10% It’s about the same

Do you think the creation of a round-about at the intersection of McClure’s Mills Road, James Street and Lower Truro Road would solve traffic issues in that area?

  • 48% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 10% I don't know

Do you believe in ghosts and spirits?

  • 45% Absolutely
  • 22% I'm on the fence
  • 33% Definitely not

What are you most looking forward to this spring?

  • 66% The end of a harsh winter
  • 4% A new fishing season
  • 9% Starting the outdoor garden
  • 21% Other

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

  • 29% Yes
  • 62% No
  • 9% I don’t watch TV

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

  • 23% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 10% I don’t visit provincial parks

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

  • 24% Absolutely - population growth equals prosperity.
  • 64% No – we don’t have enough jobs for the population now
  • 12% Unsure – I need more information

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

  • 10% In the past few weeks
  • 7% More than six months ago
  • 35% It’s been years
  • 48% Never

Do you do any outdoor camping in the winter months?

  • 4% Yes, I love it
  • 4% Tried it once, won't do it again
  • 13% I'd like to, but haven't had the chance
  • 79% Not my thing