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A Volvo XC40 electric vehicle is shown Monday, Dec. 13, 2021, following a news conference in Olympia, Wash. where Gov. Jay Inslee announced several climate-related proposals for the 2022 legislative session, including a plan to offer rebates on the purchase of new and used electric vehicles for qualified buyers. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Question of the Week: Sept. 7, 2022

Have you considered buying an electric vehicle?

A Volvo XC40 electric vehicle is shown Monday, Dec. 13, 2021, following a news conference in Olympia, Wash. where Gov. Jay Inslee announced several climate-related proposals for the 2022 legislative session, including a plan to offer rebates on the purchase of new and used electric vehicles for qualified buyers. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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Question of the Week: Aug. 31, 2022

Have you adjusted your water usage this summer to combat drought conditions?

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Question of the Week: Aug. 24, 2022

Do you have a security camera at your home?

(Brennan Phillips - Western News)
A “closed’ sign hangs in a store window in Ottawa, Thursday April 16, 2020. An intensifying labour shortage is rippling through Canada’s economy, forcing businesses to curtail operations, reduce hours and in some cases, euthanize livestock.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Question of the Week: Aug. 17, 2022

Have you been affected by the ongoing labour shortage?

A “closed’ sign hangs in a store window in Ottawa, Thursday April 16, 2020. An intensifying labour shortage is rippling through Canada’s economy, forcing businesses to curtail operations, reduce hours and in some cases, euthanize livestock.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
The Island K’ulut’a (BC Ferries photo)

Question of the Week: Aug. 10, 2022

Have you had difficulty leaving the Island recently through BC Ferries?

The Island K’ulut’a (BC Ferries photo)
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Question of the Week: Aug. 3, 2022

Did you go out and buy an air conditioner or heat pump after the 2021 record-breaking heat wave?

(Black Press Media file photo)
Members of the Thunderbird Unit Crew clear bush surrounding Sproat Lake Community Hall during “Community Fire Smart Day” in 2019. (MIKE YOUDS PHOTO)

Question of the Week: July 20, 2022

Do you think your property is fire smart?

Members of the Thunderbird Unit Crew clear bush surrounding Sproat Lake Community Hall during “Community Fire Smart Day” in 2019. (MIKE YOUDS PHOTO)
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Question of the Week: July 13, 2022

Were you affected by the Rogers network outage?

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The Bread of Life Warming Centre was open during extreme weather. (AV NEWS FILE PHOTO)

Question of the Week: July 6, 2022

Do you think a low-barrier shelter at the Bread of Life will have a positive effect Uptown?

The Bread of Life Warming Centre was open during extreme weather. (AV NEWS FILE PHOTO)
Karina Gould, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, speaks during a press conference announcing the start of phasing out six harmful plastics as part of the plan to ban single-use plastic, in Toronto on Monday, June 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin

Question of the Week: June 29, 2022

Do you agree with the federal legislation that will ban most single-use plastic items?

Karina Gould, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, speaks during a press conference announcing the start of phasing out six harmful plastics as part of the plan to ban single-use plastic, in Toronto on Monday, June 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin
The train tracks in Duncan have been quiet since rail service stopped on the Island Corridor. (Photo by Andrea Rondeau/Cowichan Valley Citizen)

Question of the Week: June 22, 2022

Would you like to see the former E&N rail line revived on Vancouver Island?

The train tracks in Duncan have been quiet since rail service stopped on the Island Corridor. (Photo by Andrea Rondeau/Cowichan Valley Citizen)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates with the bench after his goal against the New York Rangers during the third period in Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Eastern Conference finals Saturday, June 11, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara)

Question of the Week: June 15, 2022

Will you be watching the Stanley Cup Final?

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates with the bench after his goal against the New York Rangers during the third period in Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Eastern Conference finals Saturday, June 11, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara)
A woman walks past the Bank of Canada building, in Ottawa, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Question of the Week: June 8, 2022

Are you concerned about the recent interest rate increase?

A woman walks past the Bank of Canada building, in Ottawa, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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Question of the Week: June 1, 2022

Do you make an effort to recycle things that aren’t included in curbside pickup?

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Question of the Week: May 25, 2022

If you wanted to give input on municipal government issues, do you know how to do so?

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Charlotte Cardin poses for a photograph at the media wall after winning in three different categories during the opening night of the 2022 Juno Awards at the Metro Convention Centre in Toronto, on Saturday, May 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin

Question of the Week: May 18, 2022

How often do you watch awards shows?

Charlotte Cardin poses for a photograph at the media wall after winning in three different categories during the opening night of the 2022 Juno Awards at the Metro Convention Centre in Toronto, on Saturday, May 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin
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Question of the Week: May 11, 2022

Do you have a family doctor in Port Alberni?

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Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns. (File photo)

Question of the Week: May 4, 2022

Do you support MP Gord Johns’ bill on drug decriminalization?

Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns. (File photo)
A man carries the Ukrainian national flag as members of the Ukrainian Catholic community gather in prayer outside the White House, Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Question of the Week: April 27, 2022

Would you help support a refugee family from Ukraine?

A man carries the Ukrainian national flag as members of the Ukrainian Catholic community gather in prayer outside the White House, Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
A public washroom on Langley Street in Victoria. (Courtesy City of Victoria)

Question of the Week: April 20, 2022

Do you think Port Alberni needs public washrooms?

A public washroom on Langley Street in Victoria. (Courtesy City of Victoria)
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