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

Have you made use of the Cougar Dome yet?

  • 6% Yes, a few times.
  • 3% Yes, many times.
  • 14% Not yet, but I plan to.
  • 77% No and I don't plan to.

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How do you feel about the decision to not have a parade as part of this year's Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Bible Hill?


Have you ever attended any musical theatre performances involving area youth?


How often do you use social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram?


Do you plan on attending Atlantic Grand Circuit Week events at Truro Raceway next week?


Do you plan to attend any Brookfield Homecoming festivities this weekend?

Recent survey

Do you agree with the decision of Archie Comics to kill off main character Archie in the Life With Archie series?

  • 11% Yes
  • 63% No
  • 26% I don’t read comics

What is your favorite brand of tea?

  • 20% King Cole
  • 0% Lipton
  • 6% Morse's
  • 1% PG Tips
  • 38% Red Rose
  • 6% Twining's
  • 29% Other

Which non-profit organization do you contribute to, financially or through volunteer efforts?

  • 6% Cancer society
  • 6% Diabetes society
  • 0% Arthritis society
  • 6% Kidney foundation
  • 82% Other

Do you plan on attending Brookfield homecoming festivities?

  • 14% Yes
  • 86% No

What is your favourite way to enjoy summer?

  • 16% Travelling
  • 18% Time at the beach, cottage or lake
  • 41% Relaxing while on a break from work
  • 25% Other

Have you had any fresh strawberries this season?

  • 67% Yes, I’ve had lots already.
  • 16% I just had my first feed of them.
  • 9% Not yet but I will.
  • 8% No. I don’t like strawberries.

Do you think businesses should have a policy in place to refund unused gift certificates if the company closes permanently?

  • 82% Yes
  • 3% No
  • 10% It depends on the business and the reason for closure
  • 5%

Do you think loitering in front of downtown businesses in Truro is a problem?

  • 55% Yes, it's getting worse
  • 18% No, I haven't seen it locally.
  • 27% It's about the same as in the past.

How would you rate Nova Scotia Power’s response to power outages during post-tropical storm Arthur?

  • 21% Excellent
  • 29% Good
  • 14% Fair
  • 15% Poor
  • 21% Terrible

How did you fare in post-tropical storm Arthur over the weekend?

  • 7% A lot of damage
  • 26% Minimal damage
  • 33% Only lost power
  • 17% Only a few downed branches
  • 17% Nothing happened here