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

If you had an opportunity to receive free music lessons which of the following instruments would you like to learn to play?

  • 37% Piano
  • 31% Guitar
  • 6% Ukulele
  • 1% Clarinet
  • 7% Didgeridoo
  • 1% Trumpet
  • 2% Bass
  • 11% Other

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How do you support Movember – a movement of men going without shaving, raising funds and conversation about men’s cancers and mental health?


Do you have winter tires on your vehicle yet?


Do you plan to shop at any local Christmas craft sales in the next few weeks?


Have you watched a live Jr. A Bearcats game yet this season?


Have you started your Christmas shopping?

Recent survey

Did you take in any of the more than 100 Nova Scotia Music Week events held in Truro and Colchester County from Nov. 6 to 9?

  • 16% Yes
  • 84% No

Are you pleased the CRTC banned the 30-day notice for cancelling cable, satellite, phone and Internet services?

  • 96% Yes
  • 4% No

Will you be participating in the Movember movement this month?

  • 7% Yes
  • 93% No

Do you feel Truro has enough residential rental units?

  • 61% Yes
  • 21% No
  • 18% I don't know

Do you feel proposed provincial regulations for e-cigarettes are too strict?

  • 39% Yes
  • 41% No
  • 20% I don't smoke

Have you installed winter tires on your vehicle?

  • 32% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 26% I don't use them

Are you planning to take in any of Nova Scotia Music Week?

  • 5% Yes, as much as possible
  • 8% Yes, only a few showcases though
  • 8% No, I'd like to but am unable to
  • 79% Not at all

Have you already purchased a poppy?

  • 50% Yes
  • 50% Not yet, but I will
  • 0% I won't wear a poppy

TODAY'S QUESTION: Have you already purchased a poppy?

  • 44% YES
  • 50% Not yet, but I will
  • 6% I won't wear a poppy

Do you think student cell phone use should be banned on school property?

  • 75% Yes
  • 25% No