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POLL: Has COVID-19 changed your plans for the holidays?

The lights are going up, the stacks of presents under the tree…

  • Dec 2, 2020
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POLL: Do you think the current COVID-19 restrictions should continue beyond Dec. 7?

One week into the new restrictions to curtail the spread of the…

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POLL: Do you think non-essential travel should be restricted to and from Vancouver Island?

Cases of COVID-19 continue to climb across Vancouver Island, with travel to…

A server wears a mask at a restaurant, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes)

POLL: Should the province introduce tougher restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19?

Reports of COVID-19 cases continue to rise across British Columbia at alarming…

A server wears a mask at a restaurant, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes)
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POLL: Have you started your Christmas shopping?

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. OK, no it’s not,…

  • Nov 5, 2020
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President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Allentown, Pa. on Oct. 26. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

POLL: How closely are you following the U.S. presidential election?

It may feel like it’s been going on forever but the U.S.…

President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Allentown, Pa. on Oct. 26. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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FILE – A voting package for the 2018 electoral reform referendum. Vote-by-mail packages for the 2020 provincial election will look similar, according to information provided by Elections BC. (Katya Slepian - Black Press Media)

POLL: Have you voted yet?

As election day quickly approaches, hundreds of thousands of British Columbians have…

FILE – A voting package for the 2018 electoral reform referendum. Vote-by-mail packages for the 2020 provincial election will look similar, according to information provided by Elections BC. (Katya Slepian - Black Press Media)
POLL: Is COVID-19 influencing your Thanksgiving plans?

POLL: Is COVID-19 influencing your Thanksgiving plans?

It’s traditionally a time for turkey and cranberry sauce, for family get-togethers,…

POLL: Is COVID-19 influencing your Thanksgiving plans?
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POLL: Have you requested a mail-in ballot for the B.C. provincial election?

British Columbians head to the polls on Oct. 24 but early indications…

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John Horgan heads to his ride following his announcement that there will be a fall election as he speaks during a press conference in Langford on Sept. 21. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)

POLL: Do you agree with the decision to call a provincial election for Oct. 24?

British Columbians will put their social distancing skills to the test when…

  • Sep 23, 2020
John Horgan heads to his ride following his announcement that there will be a fall election as he speaks during a press conference in Langford on Sept. 21. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)
Trick-or-treat if you dare! (Black Press Media file photo)

POLL: Do you plan on allowing your children to go trick or treating this year?

This popular annual social time will look quite different this year due to COVID-19

  • Sep 18, 2020
Trick-or-treat if you dare! (Black Press Media file photo)
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POLL: Have you noticed an increase in your grocery bill since the start of the pandemic?

Reports suggest food prices could rise by four per cent in 2020

  • Sep 11, 2020
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POLL: Are you going away for the Labour Day long weekend?
POLL: Are you going away for the Labour Day long weekend?
Students in B.C. head back to school on Sept. 10. (Shutterstock)
Students in B.C. head back to school on Sept. 10. (Shutterstock)
POLL: Are you going away for the long weekend?

POLL: Are you going away for the long weekend?

Streams of campers are heading to B.C. provincial parks and long lines…

  • Jul 29, 2020
POLL: Are you going away for the long weekend?
Hana Morris, left, and Forrest Golic wear masks as they walk hand-in-hand Monday in Yakima. Washington state will require people to wear facial coverings in most indoor and outdoor public settings under a statewide public health order announced by Gov. Jay Inslee in response to ongoing COVID-related health concerns. Yakima County, which has been among the hardest hit by the outbreak, has even more stringent requirements under a separate proclamation. (Amanda Ray/Yakima Herald-Republic via AP)

POLL: Should it be mandatory to wear masks when out in public?

B.C. is witnessing an alarming rise in the number of cases of…

Hana Morris, left, and Forrest Golic wear masks as they walk hand-in-hand Monday in Yakima. Washington state will require people to wear facial coverings in most indoor and outdoor public settings under a statewide public health order announced by Gov. Jay Inslee in response to ongoing COVID-related health concerns. Yakima County, which has been among the hardest hit by the outbreak, has even more stringent requirements under a separate proclamation. (Amanda Ray/Yakima Herald-Republic via AP)
Over 500 people have died of overdoses in B.C. during the first five months of the year. (Photo: Paul Henderson)

POLL: Do you support decriminalizing simple possession of prohibited drugs?

It is a crisis that shows no signs of abating – a…

  • Jul 15, 2020
Over 500 people have died of overdoses in B.C. during the first five months of the year. (Photo: Paul Henderson)
A laboratory technician holds a dose of a COVID-19 novel coronavirus vaccine candidate that’s ready for trial on monkeys at the National Primate Research Center of Thailand. (Mladen Antonov | AFP)

POLL: Would you get a vaccine for COVID-19 when it is available?

With the number of positive COVID-19 tests skyrocketing across much of the…

  • Jul 8, 2020
A laboratory technician holds a dose of a COVID-19 novel coronavirus vaccine candidate that’s ready for trial on monkeys at the National Primate Research Center of Thailand. (Mladen Antonov | AFP)
The main BC Ferries routes had 32,921 passengers over the Victoria Day long weekend. (BC Ferries/Twitter)

POLL: Do you plan on travelling this summer?

Many Vancouver Island residents are packing their bags and checking ferry schedules…

  • Jun 24, 2020
The main BC Ferries routes had 32,921 passengers over the Victoria Day long weekend. (BC Ferries/Twitter)
Sean Le Gras (right) only cuts hair for customers that comply with WorkSafe BC guidelines and wear a face mask in the West Shore Barber Shop along Goldstream Avenue. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)

POLL: Do you wear a mask when you go out in public?

A new fashion accessory is making an appearance on Greater Victoria’s streets.…

  • Jun 17, 2020
Sean Le Gras (right) only cuts hair for customers that comply with WorkSafe BC guidelines and wear a face mask in the West Shore Barber Shop along Goldstream Avenue. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)