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- Overall, we rate the Del Rio News-Herald Least Biased based on low biased straight news reporting and mostly balanced editorials. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180
Founded in 1884, The Del Rio News-Herald is a broadsheet newspaper published in Del Rio, Texas, covering Val Verde County. It is published on Tuesday through Friday afternoons and on Sunday morning. The current editor is Ruben Cantu.
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Funded by / Ownership
The Del Rio News-Herald is owned by Southern Newspapers Inc., which owns many small market newspapers in Texas, Alabama and Georgia. The newspaper and website is funded through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Del Rio News-Herald covers local news through journalists with minimal bias such as this: Hospital auxiliary buys new ventilator for EMS. National news is delivered through the Associated Press. Editorially, the Del Rio News-Herald tends to slightly lean right in policy selection, but provides balance overall.
A factual search reveals they have not failed a fact check.
Overall, we rate the Del Rio News-Herald Least Biased based on low biased straight news reporting and mostly balanced editorials. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 7/19/2019)
Last Updated on March 21, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check
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