These media sources are slight to moderately conservative in bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appealing to emotion or stereotypes) to favor conservative causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information but may require further investigation. See all Right-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate The Colchester Wire Right-Center biased based on news reporting and conservative editorial positions. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing of news content and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
MBFC’s Country Freedom Rating: EXCELLENT FREEDOM
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Colchester Wire is a newspaper published in Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada. The News delivers breaking news, opinion, sports, lifestyles, and crime.
Funded by / Ownership
The paper is owned by a Canadian newspaper publishing company, SaltWire Network, and is funded through subscriptions and advertising.
Analysis / Bias
The Colchester Wire has a right-center bias in reporting, as many stories slightly favor the right. When reporting world news, they typically use Reuters, and with national news, they use Postmedia publications, which lean right.
Opinion and editorial pieces also slightly favor the right such as this Dose of private health care hazardous only to political hides. However, news reporting is usually accurate and holds a slight conservative bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate The Colchester Wire Right-Center biased based on news reporting and conservative editorial positions. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing of news content and a clean fact check record. (M. Huitsing 10/08/2022)
Last Updated on May 19, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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