Burnett County Sentinel

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Burnett County Sentinel - Least Biased - Not Left Bias - Not Right Bias - CredibleFactual Reporting: Mostly Factual - Mostly Credible and Reliable


LEAST BIASED

These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes).  The reporting is factual and usually sourced.  These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.

  • Overall, we rate the Burnett County Sentinel Least Biased based on balanced story selection and Mostly Factual, rather than High, due to a failed fact check.

Detailed Report

Factual Reporting: MOSTLY FACTUAL
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180

History

Founded in 1875, the Burnett County Sentinel is a local daily paper serving Burnett County, Wisconsin. The paper features local news, Crime & Safety and an Opinion section.

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Funded by / Ownership

The paper is owned by Eugene Johnson and funded through advertising and donations.

Analysis / Bias

In review, local news reporting is done through local writers. There is little use of loaded language and information is generally sourced through quotations. Editorially, there is a reasonable balance of view points.

A factual search reveals they have failed a fact check.

Overall, we rate the Burnett County Sentinel Least Biased based on balanced story selection and Mostly Factual, rather than High, due to a failed fact check. (D. Van Zandt 6/3/2018) Updated (10/16/2019)

Source: http://www.burnettcountysentinel.com

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