Daily Mining Gazette

Daily Mining Gazette - Right Center Bias - Conservative - Republican - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


RIGHT-CENTER BIAS

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  • Overall, we rate the Daily Mining Gazette slightly right-center biased based on ownership affiliation and slightly lean conservative editorial positions. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

Founded in 1858, the Daily Mining Gazette is a newspaper published in Houghton, Michigan, distributed over most of the Upper Peninsula and some northern parts of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan. The current editor is Mark Wilcox.

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Funded by / Ownership

The Daily Mining Gazette is owned by Ogden Newspapers Inc., which publishes numerous small-market newspapers around the eastern half of the USA. Ogden has historically donated to Republican candidates. According to Open Secrets, since 1992, they have donated 93% to RepublicansRobert Nutting is the current CEO. The paper is funded through both advertising and subscription fees.

Analysis / Bias

In review, the Daily Mining Gazette produces original news covering Northern Michigan. Headlines and articles contain minimal emotional language, such as this: Three candidates vie for Hancock’s third-ward votes. National and international news is republished from the Associated Press.

Editorially, the paper does not endorse Presidential candidates. A review of editorial commentary shows a reasonable balance between right and left without delving into extremes; however, slightly more op-eds favor the right such as this: C’mon ride the train: Trump parade draws more than 600 cars. The news is generally reported factually with a slight conservative bias editorially.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate the Daily Mining Gazette slightly right-center biased based on ownership affiliation and slightly lean conservative editorial positions. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 10/9/2020) Updated (06/04/2022)

Source: https://www.mininggazette.com/

Last Updated on June 4, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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