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

When do you shop for your children's school supplies?

  • 33% My children reuse their supplies, I only buy what we need.
  • 4% I'm done shopping before summer holidays.
  • 7% I shop throughout the summer.
  • 3% Last week of July or so.
  • 12% First two weeks of August.
  • 24% Last two weeks of August.
  • 14% Midnight the night before their first day back.
  • 0%

Recent survey

Are you proud of how people in Prince Albert have responded to the 2,000+ evacuees of northern wildfires who are here?

  • 65% Yes. We are showing this is a community that cares.
  • 17% No. I think we could have done more.
  • 18% I'm not too sure how I feel.

Should Canadians be concerned by the spate of bomb threats directed at WestJet this week?

  • 56% No. It is some idiot who needs to be thrown in jail.
  • 44% Yes. It is scary stuff.

Will you attend the planned re-scheduled Canada Day festivities here in Prince Albert?

  • 33% Yes, Canada's birthday worth it, even late.
  • 44% Likely not, it won't be the same.
  • 23% Only if it is scheduled for the weekend.

Are you concerned about the health effects from the smoke blanketing much of Saskatchewan due to northern wildfires.

  • 52% Yes, I am concerned.
  • 15% No, it's really not a big deal.
  • 33% I'm far more concerned about the evacuees and their homes.

Earlier in June, JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced it was getting rid of voicemail for most consumer bank employees. Do you use voicemail?

  • 50% Yes, it’s the best way for others to reach me. I always return my voicemail messages.
  • 30% No, voicemail is a thing of the past. Just send me a text.
  • 20% I only use voicemail for work.

How will you and your family be celebrating Canada Day?

  • 5% At Prince Albert's Canada Day festivities at Kinsmen Park.
  • 25% If the fires will permit, at Canada Day celebrations at Waskesiu.
  • 70% Just a low-key day at home.

The United States has finally made same-sex marriage legal across the entire country. How do you feel about the decision?

  • 42% It was long overdue. Good for the USA.
  • 58% I believe marriage should be between a man and a woman.

After the October 19, 2015 federal election who will be Canada's prime minister?

  • 33% NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair will make history as first NDP PM.
  • 45% Prime Minister Stephen Harper will hang on to power.
  • 7% Justin Trudeau will follow his father's footsteps into the role.
  • 15% Someone else. PLEASE, someone else!

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is following Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger's lead and apologizing for the 60s Scoop of First Nations children that happened in this province. Do you approve?

  • 33% Yes, it is the right thing to do.
  • 46% No, it is unnecessary.
  • 21% I'm pleased, but it should include compensation.

On Saturday, Canada faces England in Women’s World Cup action at BC Place in Vancouver. Will you be watching?

  • 33% Absolutely. These ladies are going to win it all!
  • 29% I can't watch, but go Canada go!
  • 38% Yawn. When does hockey season start?