Poll

B.C. provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry. (B.C. government)

POLL: Are you happy with the reopening plan for B.C.?

Last week provincial officials unveiled their “Go-Forward Strategy,” which included a plans…

  • May 14, 2020
B.C. provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry. (B.C. government)
POLL: Have you taken up a new hobby or project during the COVID-19 outbreak?

POLL: Have you taken up a new hobby or project during the COVID-19 outbreak?

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about many changes to…

  • May 7, 2020
POLL: Have you taken up a new hobby or project during the COVID-19 outbreak?
A woman adjusts her child’s protective mask as they wait in line to be screened for COVID-19. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

POLL: Do you know anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19?

B.C. recorded 34 new positive tests for COVID-19 April 29, bringing the…

A woman adjusts her child’s protective mask as they wait in line to be screened for COVID-19. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
The streets of downtown Victoria are quieter than usual in the wake of physical isolation mandates from the provincial and federal governments. (Arnold Lim / Black Press)

POLL: Which of the COVID-19 restrictions would you like to see ended first?

It seems no part of our daily lives has escaped the effects…

  • Apr 23, 2020
The streets of downtown Victoria are quieter than usual in the wake of physical isolation mandates from the provincial and federal governments. (Arnold Lim / Black Press)
POLL: Should BC Ferries be limited to essential traffic only?

POLL: Should BC Ferries be limited to essential traffic only?

The COVID-19 pandemic is bringing fears of the virus being brought to…

  • Apr 15, 2020
POLL: Should BC Ferries be limited to essential traffic only?
POLL: Will you be able to make your rent or mortgage payment this month?

POLL: Will you be able to make your rent or mortgage payment this month?

With the COVID-19 delivering a devastating blow to the global economy, and…

  • Apr 1, 2020
POLL: Will you be able to make your rent or mortgage payment this month?
Residents from three different households hold happy hour at the end of their driveways on Westdowne Road as they make the best of social distancing in Oak Bay. (Maureen Mitchell Photo)

POLL: Are you working from home or self-isolating?

The streets and parks across Greater Victoria are almost deserted. Many people…

  • Mar 25, 2020
Residents from three different households hold happy hour at the end of their driveways on Westdowne Road as they make the best of social distancing in Oak Bay. (Maureen Mitchell Photo)
POLL: How much of an impact is the COVID-19 outbreak having on your daily life?

POLL: How much of an impact is the COVID-19 outbreak having on your daily life?

B.C.’s total number of COVID-19 cases jumped to 186 Wednesday, as 83…

  • Mar 17, 2020
POLL: How much of an impact is the COVID-19 outbreak having on your daily life?
Travelers wear protective mask as they walk through in terminal 5 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Sunday. (Nam Y. Huh/The Associated Press)

POLL: Are you stocking up on supplies as a result of COVID-19?

Concern is reaching a fever pitch as the number of cases of…

  • Mar 4, 2020
Travelers wear protective mask as they walk through in terminal 5 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Sunday. (Nam Y. Huh/The Associated Press)
Jerry Donaldson, the self-proclaimed Cadboro Bay Dog Walker, and his “pack” pause to greet other dog owners on Cadboro Bay beach. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

POLL: Do you think dogs should be kept on leash year-round at all Greater Victoria beaches?

A Saanich councillor wants to clamp down on off-leash dogs on local…

  • Feb 26, 2020
Jerry Donaldson, the self-proclaimed Cadboro Bay Dog Walker, and his “pack” pause to greet other dog owners on Cadboro Bay beach. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
POLL: Do you support the proposed changes for ICBC?

POLL: Do you support the proposed changes for ICBC?

Tuesday’s provincial budget predicted a shift from shortfall to surplus in wake…

  • Feb 18, 2020
POLL: Do you support the proposed changes for ICBC?
POLL: What is the most frustrating intersection in Greater Victoria?

POLL: What is the most frustrating intersection in Greater Victoria?

Getting around Greater Victoria can be frustrating on the best of days.…

  • Feb 5, 2020
POLL: What is the most frustrating intersection in Greater Victoria?
POLL: Are you concerned about the coronavirus?

POLL: Are you concerned about the coronavirus?

The coronavirus which has sparked concern around the globe has now arrived…

  • Jan 28, 2020
POLL: Are you concerned about the coronavirus?
POLL: How closely have you been following the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Vancouver Island?

POLL: How closely have you been following the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Vancouver Island?

The last several weeks have been a virtual smorgasbord for Royal Family…

  • Jan 21, 2020
POLL: How closely have you been following the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Vancouver Island?
POLL: Has the recent snow had an impact on your daily life?

POLL: Has the recent snow had an impact on your daily life?

Old Man Winter had Greater Victoria in his icy grip this week.…

  • Jan 14, 2020
POLL: Has the recent snow had an impact on your daily life?
POLL: Do you buy lottery tickets?

POLL: Do you buy lottery tickets?

Residents around Greater Victoria and across the country have been swept up…

  • Jan 7, 2020
POLL: Do you buy lottery tickets?
POLL: Have you had your flu shot this season?

POLL: Have you had your flu shot this season?

Flu season is upon us. Influenza can affect up to millions of…

  • Dec 31, 2019
POLL: Have you had your flu shot this season?
POLL: Will you be going out on New Year’s Eve?

POLL: Will you be going out on New Year’s Eve?

As the clock winds down on another year, Greater Victoria residents prepare…

  • Dec 23, 2019
POLL: Will you be going out on New Year’s Eve?
POLL: Will you be travelling over the holidays?

POLL: Will you be travelling over the holidays?

Stockings hung by the fireplace, the smell of turkey wafting through the…

  • Dec 18, 2019
POLL: Will you be travelling over the holidays?
POLL: Do you have a real or artificial Christmas tree?

POLL: Do you have a real or artificial Christmas tree?

The lights are up, holiday shoppers are bustling through the streets and…

  • Dec 10, 2019
POLL: Do you have a real or artificial Christmas tree?