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

Did you ever go through trying to quit smoking?

  • 33% Yes, it was tough
  • 9% Many times
  • 11% Yes, it was easy
  • 0% Don't want to quit
  • 44% Never smoked/never smoked much

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Do you have a doctor in Pictou County?

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Have you started back-to-school shopping?

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Did you watch the closing ceremony of the Rio Olympics?

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Have you taken vacation yet this summer

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Do you try to avoid driving when it’s snowing or icy?

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Would you like to serve on your local municipal council?

  • 6% Yes, I'm running
  • 17% Would like to, haven't yet
  • 5% Sort of
  • 72% No interest

Will you watch the Tragically Hip finale concert on TV Saturday night?

  • 22% Definitely
  • 12% Will check some of it
  • 7% Would like to, can't
  • 59% No/not likely

Has the recent rain improved your lawn/garden/flowerbeds?

  • 24% Immensely
  • 26% A bit
  • 33% Can't tell yet
  • 17% Not really

Do you think extra infrastructure work will help the economy?

  • 25% Greatly
  • 39% Somewhat
  • 30% Not at all
  • 6% Don't know

Will you be interested in seeking a job at web.com?

  • 10% For sure
  • 14% Might check into it
  • 76% Not looking for a job

Who would you vote for in the U.S. election?

  • 52% Hillary Clinton
  • 20% Donald Trump
  • 24% Neither
  • 4% Haven't been following

Will you go out to see Justin Trudeau when he visits New Glasgow?

  • 13% Definitely
  • 11% Hope to
  • 10% Would like to, can't
  • 66% No

Was it right to release the crack-smoking video of late Toronto mayor Rob Ford?

  • 20% Yes, it's in public interest
  • 69% Shameful
  • 11% Undecided

Which would you rather fly: a plane or a helicopter?

  • 24% Plane
  • 41% Helicopter
  • 6% Either
  • 29% Neither

Do you expect a big slate of candidates in municipal elections this year?

  • 5% Huge
  • 48% More than usual
  • 30% Average
  • 17% Fewer