Poll Mar 2017

Poll: black vs. red

Mar 25, 2017 / 12:59 pm

Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr defended the Liberals' latest budget, saying his government was elected to "do things differently." He says...

Poll: setting up camp

Mar 23, 2017 / 1:19 pm

Campers will have more opportunity to connect with nature this summer, with the construction of 55 new campsites in the Thompson-Okanagan region. The campsites...

Poll: taxing to do taxes

Mar 22, 2017 / 1:43 pm

Kids often rely on the bank of mom and dad, but a new survey reveals more than one-third of millennials also rely on parents to help do their taxes. With tax...

Poll: age of electricity

Mar 21, 2017 / 7:05 pm

A young single mother who shares an apartment with her baby daughter fears her electricity will be cut off by FortisBC because she is under 19 years old....

Poll: dealing with cheaters

Mar 20, 2017 / 6:41 pm

Conservative leadership candidate Lisa Raitt is demanding cheaters be booted from the party's leadership race as questions continue to swirl around bogus...

Poll: electricity shocker

Mar 19, 2017 / 9:51 am

Some residents are upset over their electricity bills this winter, as cold temperatures have driven energy use through the roof. Allan Schockenmaier and Valerie...

Poll: hold the tip

Mar 16, 2017 / 3:59 pm

One-third of British Columbians have no problem not tipping at restaurants when they believe they've received poor service. A new poll from Insights West...

Poll: trust your bank?

Mar 15, 2017 / 2:09 pm

Canada's financial consumer watchdog said on Wednesday it was launching a review of business practices among the country's major banks following reports...

Poll: dealing with homeless

Mar 14, 2017 / 2:40 pm

The City of West Kelowna is dealing with filthy fallout from a spike in homelessness. Transients are to blame for a large increase in vandalism and vile messes...

Poll: forced to wear heels

Mar 13, 2017 / 3:00 pm

Legislation that would make it illegal to require women to wear high heels on the job in British Columbia is getting support from Premier Christy Clark....

Poll: election issues

Mar 11, 2017 / 3:25 pm

Employment and housing are the two biggest concerns of post-secondary students in B.C. That was the findings of a new Insights West poll conducted on behalf of...

Poll: daylight saving time

Mar 9, 2017 / 11:46 am

You may think you're getting enough sleep – but the truth is, most of us aren't. This week is Sleep Awareness Week, and March 17 is World Sleep...

Poll: women's rights

Mar 8, 2017 / 1:47 pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said International women's Day is about celebrating the remarkable achievements that women have made everywhere, and reaffirm...

Poll: Uber excited, or not?

Mar 7, 2017 / 12:50 pm

Ride-sharing companies like Uber and Lyft will be coming to British Columbia by the end of 2017. At a press conference Tuesday, Minister of Transportation and...

Poll: punishing distraction

Mar 6, 2017 / 2:48 pm

Kelowna RCMP are investigating after a man was caught using his cellphone while driving. "Distracted drivers, just like impaired drivers, are an immediate...

Poll: who's got your vote?

Mar 3, 2017 / 2:52 pm

With a provincial election in the offing, a new Mainstreet Research poll shows the BC New Democrats with a five point lead among decided and leaning voters. But...

Poll: Canucks trades

Mar 2, 2017 / 7:21 pm

With their hopes of making this year's playoffs hovering between slim and none, the Vancouver Canucks have turned their focus to the future by trading two...

Poll: vaccinated?

Mar 1, 2017 / 7:32 pm

No documented cases of mumps have been reported in the Okanagan, but Interior Health's chief medical health officer says the recent Vancouver Canucks...