Poll Aug 2017

Poll: BC Liberal leadership

Aug 21, 2017 / 6:42 pm

British Columbia's Liberal party has taken the first step towards the election of a new leader. The party executive has appointed a committee to develop the...

Poll: rise of hatred

Aug 19, 2017 / 9:08 am

Premier John Horgan is denouncing hate speech ahead of an anti-immigration rally in Vancouver this weekend. In a statement, Horgan says the recent violence in...

Poll: bad drivers

Aug 17, 2017 / 10:03 am

It turns out we like to say we're good drivers, but most of us really do have bad habits behind the wheel. A new survey conducted by belairdirect shows that...

Poll: do you trust Trump?

Aug 16, 2017 / 8:26 pm

Vladimir Putin is more trusted than Donald Trump to do the right thing for the world among citizens of numerous U.S. allies, including Japan, South Korea and...

Poll: minimum wage

Aug 15, 2017 / 7:32 pm

The lowest paid workers in the province are getting a raise. Only a few weeks after taking power, the provincial NDP are giving minimum wage workers a pay hike...

What to do with ICBC?

Aug 14, 2017 / 7:40 pm

British Columbia's once-celebrated public auto insurer has become a financial train wreck, its critics say as studies into the beleaguered Crown corporation...

Poll: ready for war?

Aug 12, 2017 / 7:31 am

President Donald Trump is warning of military action, saying the U.S. is "locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely." North Korea has...

Poll: close the backcountry?

Aug 10, 2017 / 6:57 pm

The province is considering closing access to a vast section of B.C. backcountry because of the wildfire risk. Restrictions on access to all Crown land in the...

Poll: wildfire fallout

Aug 9, 2017 / 7:23 pm

B.C. tourism officials are starting to assess the impact of devastating wildfires and have received mixed feedback on the toll so far on the travel sector. Maya...

Poll: impaired driving

Aug 8, 2017 / 7:01 pm

Federal Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould is considering lowering the legal alcohol limit for licensed drivers, according to a letter she sent to her Quebec...

Poll: a boost to economy?

Aug 6, 2017 / 6:46 am

Residents of some of B.C.'s resource-dependent communities, where jobs have been hit hard in logging and other industries, are hoping marijuana legalization...

Poll: gas prices

Aug 3, 2017 / 6:35 pm

Gas prices in the Okanagan Valley have taken a large jump over the past 24 hours. The price of a litre of unleaded gasoline is now pegged at $1.17.9 at most...

Poll: Site C, yea or nay?

Aug 2, 2017 / 7:05 pm

British Columbia's New Democrat government has asked the province's utilities commission to review the $8.8-billion Site C dam, throwing into doubt one...

Poll: fire punishment

Aug 1, 2017 / 9:40 am

Firefighters are concerned about the number of fires caused by humans happening across the Okanagan. On Sunday alone, firefighters responded to a man lighting...