Detroit Lakes Tribune

Detroit Lakes Tribune - Right Center Bias - Conservative - Republican - Credible - ReliableFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


RIGHT-CENTER BIAS

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 Detroit Lakes Tribune Right-Center Biased based on story selection and editorial positions that slightly favor the right. 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

The Detroit Lakes Tribune is a  newspaper published in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. The website dl-online.com features local and national news, politics, sports, entertainment, business, classifieds, and health.

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Funded by / Ownership

The Detroit Lakes Tribune is owned by Forum Communications Company, which is based in North Dakota and has additional locations across South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Advertising and subscriptions generate revenue.

Analysis / Bias

In review, The Detroit Lakes Tribune reports on news, sports, weather, crime, and entertainment for the greater Detroit Lakes, MN region. Reporters demonstrate minimal bias when reporting local news, such as this Becker County Board primary winners gearing up for Nov. 8 election. Further, the website publishes national and international news from credible sources such as the LA Times and Reuters. Finally, all information is sourced via first-person accounts or through credible media.

Editorially, The Detroit Lakes Tribune reasonably represents both sides. However, a review of columnists demonstrates more favor the right. In general, the news is reported factually and with right-leaning editorial bias.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate The Detroit Lakes Tribune Right-Center Biased based on story selection and editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (M. Huitsing 08/13/2022)

Source: https://www.dl-online.com/

Last Updated on August 13, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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