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 KAPP – Yakima News Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of news. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record.
Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: TV Station
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1970, KAPP – Yakima News is an ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Yakima, Washinton, United States. yaktrinews.com is the associated news website for the TV Station that publishes news, sports, weather, and crime.
Funded by / Ownership
KAPP – Yakima News is owned by Morgan Murphy Media, which owns 14 TV stations and several radio stations throughout the Midwest. Advertising and sponsored content generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, KAPP – Yakima News reports news, sports, weather, and crime for the Yakima, Washington region. Local news is reported through reporters with minimal bias, such as this Off-road vehicle catches fire in remote Benton County, spreads to field. The Associated Press generally provides national and international news.
Editorially, KAPP – Yakima News does not publish opinion pieces; however, they report on politics primarily through the Associated Press. The news is generally reported factually and with minimal bias due to a lack of editorializing.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate KAPP – Yakima News Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of news. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 07/29/2022)
Last Updated on May 26, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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