These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using an 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 Concord Monitor as Least biased with a slight left-leaning editorial bias. Their news reporting is factual.
Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1864, The Concord Monitor is the daily newspaper for Concord, the state capital of New Hampshire. It also covers surrounding towns in Merrimack, most of Belknap county, and portions of Grafton, Rockingham, and Hillsborough counties. The Monitor has been named one of the best small papers in America several times. The current editor is Steve Leone.
Funded by / Ownership
The owner of the Concord Monitor is the Newspapers of New England, which owns and publishes nine newspapers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The President and CEO of Newspapers of New England are Aaron Julien. The newspaper is funded through a subscription and advertising model.
Analysis / Bias
In review, local news is covered by journalists and national news through syndication of the Associated Press. There is minimal use of loaded words in headlines, and all information is appropriately sourced. Editorially, there is a left-leaning bias as the paper primarily endorses Democratic candidates, and the opinion pages slightly favor the left in story selection.
Failed Fact Checks
Overall, we rate the Concord Monitor as Least biased with a slight left-leaning editorial bias. Their news reporting is factual. (D. Van Zandt 06/18/2018) Updated (07/18/2022)
Last Updated on May 19, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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