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 know anyone directly affected by job cuts at Michelin?

  • 82% Yes
  • 4% No
  • 12% Not sure yet

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Are you, or is your significant other, growing a mustache for Movember?

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Do you support the federal NDP’s idea of a national day-care strategy?

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Have you put your winter tires on yet?

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Are you in favour of the bid for an oil pipeline running east to New Brunswick?

  • 71% Definitely
  • 3% Some benefits
  • 6% Too much environmental risk
  • 0% There are no benefits
  • 20% Let's get off oil

Does Pictou County have enough big music events?

  • 34% Should have lots more
  • 29% A few more would be good
  • 13% There's already enough
  • 24% I'm not a concert fan

Do you expect Canada’s economy to improve in the next year?

  • 7% Yes, a lot
  • 29% Slightly
  • 41% Not really
  • 23% I expect it to worsen

Do you think the sentence of 75 years with no chance of parole was appropriate for killer Justin Bourque?

  • 31% About right
  • 5% A bit heavy
  • 16% Not harsh enough
  • 44% I support death penalty
  • 4% Not sure

Are you happy with the San Francisco Giants World Series win?

  • 3% Overjoyed
  • 6% Quite satisfied
  • 12% Disappointed
  • 9% Made little difference
  • 70% Paid no attention

Are you looking forward to Pita Pit coming to New Glasgow?

  • 12% I can hardly wait
  • 35% Sounds interesting
  • 18% Not my thing
  • 35% I'm not familiar with it

Did Westville make the right decision in not joining the MOU?

  • 36% Definitely
  • 10% Hard call but I'm afraid so
  • 38% They made a mistake
  • 16% Undecided

How many sources of pension funds do you/will you have?

  • 22% Canada Pension/OAS
  • 22% Two
  • 33% Three
  • 10% More than three
  • 5% None
  • 8% I don't know

What type of books do you prefer to read?

  • 42% Fiction
  • 36% Non fiction
  • 0% Comic books
  • 22% I only read newspapers

Do you predict a mild or severe winter this year?

  • 26% Mild
  • 25% Severe
  • 25% Somewhere in between
  • 24% No clue