The Claiborne Progress is a newspaper published in Tazwell, Tennessee. The paper covers local, national, crime, and sports news.
Funded by / Ownership
The Claiborne Progress is owned by Boone Newspapers, which owns dozens of community newspapers and magazines. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Claiborne Progress primarily covers local news, sports, weather, and entertainment through the use of local journalists. Articles and headlines use minimal loaded emotional language, such as this Tennessee board to approve $16 million in incentives. The Associated Press typically serves national and international news.
Editorially, the Claiborne Progress labels its opinion section appropriately, with more op-eds favoring the right. In general, the Claiborne Progress is factual with a right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Claiborne Progress Right-Center Biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 02/23/2023)
Last Updated on May 19, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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