The Cumnock Chronicle is a newspaper based in Cumnock, Scotland. The paper mainly focuses on topics such as news and politics, lifestyle and culture, and local events and news related to the Cumnock area.
Funded by / Ownership
The Cumnock Chronicle is operated by Newsquest Media Group Ltd., owned by the American mass media holding company Gannett, the publisher of USA Today. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
The Cumnock Chronicle covers local news for the Cumnock area through reporters with minimal bias, such as this Sanquhar: Scottish Water roadworks to begin in July. Regarding sourcing, they rely on first-person accounts and large quotes, which is appropriate for a print publication.
Editorially, story selection and op-eds are reasonably balanced and reflect both sides. Generally, the Cumnock Chronicle is fact-based and presents a minimal bias in reporting.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Cumnock Chronicle least biased based on minimal editorializing of content. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to the use of credible sources and a clean fact-check record. (M. Huitsing 07/05/2023)
Last Updated on July 5, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check