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

Are you concerned about the plans for the new hospital?

  • 80% Yes
  • 19% No

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How do you think the Saskatchewan oil spill near Maidstone has been handled?

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What are your thoughts on the city having a referendum for the local improvement program funding model?

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Are you concerned with the public health advisory of high blue-green algae levels for Buffalo Pound Lake?

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Quebec’s Human Rights Tribunal ordered that comedian Mike Ward to pay $35,000 for jokes he made at the expense of a former child singer with disabilities. What are your thoughts on this ruling?

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What are your thoughts on the Pokémon Go mobile game that just launched in Canada?

  • 22% I love it. It's a great way to explore new places.
  • 39% I don't like it. People aren’t paying attention to surroundings.
  • 39% I've never played the game, so I'm indifferent.

Statistics Canada released information stating that crime in Moose Jaw increased from 2014 to 2015. What do you think of these numbers?

  • 66% I'm alarmed by them. We need our crime rate to go down.
  • 29% I'm not too concerned. Moose Jaw's still relatively safe.
  • 5% I don't have a strong opinion on this one way or the other.

Humidity levels neared +40 Celsius this week. What are your thoughts on the recent temperature surge?

  • 30% I love it! These temperatures really feel like summer to me.
  • 46% I'm not a fan of this heat. It's too hot outside for me.
  • 24% That's hot alright, but at least I have many ways to keep cool.

What do you think of the possibility of having a second retail liquor store in Moose Jaw?

  • 62% I'm in favour of this. I think it's a great idea.
  • 20% I'm opposed to this. We don't need more than one.
  • 18% It doesn't matter. I don't care one way or another.

This season, are you concerned about potential sewer backup in your home?

  • 10% Yes. I've had sewer backups before and I'm worried it'll happen again.
  • 55% No. I don't think this will happen to me.
  • 35% I'm always concerned about the possibility of this happening.

What are your thoughts on what happened in Turkey?

  • 46% Shock and horror. I can't believe what happened.
  • 26% I'm indifferent to the situation in Turkey right now.
  • 28% I need more information before I can gather my thoughts on this.

With the Mosaic Company’s temporary layoffs of 330 employees at its Colonsay potash mine, are you worried about the future of the industry?

  • 19% Yes. I'm concerned about this.
  • 71% No. This is temporary and I'm sure it'll bounce back.
  • 10% Maybe, but I'll wait it out before stressing too much.

What are your thoughts on a new seed cleaning facility being constructed near Belle Plaine?

  • 77% I'm in favour of it. This is positive news.
  • 10% I'm against it. I don't see why we need this.
  • 13% I don't care one way or the other.

Did the excessive rainfall affect you on Monday?

  • 22% Yes. My personal property was affected by the water in some way.
  • 11% Yes. It sure put a damper on my mood.
  • 67% No. Other than noticing the downpour, it didn't affect me.

What do you think of the announcement of a third Tim Horton’s coming to Moose Jaw?

  • 26% I'm excited. I can't wait for another Tim Hortons location.
  • 34% I don't care. We don't need another Tim Hortons in the city.
  • 40% I don't go to Tim Hortons, so this doesn't affect me.