Last updated on May 17th, 2020 at 12:15 pm
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- Overall, we rate KTUU-TV Least Biased based on straight news reporting without editorializing. 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 45/180
Founded in 1953, KTUU-TV, is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Anchorage, Alaska, United States. The website KTUU.com is the official website of the TV station covering news about Anchorage and the surrounding areas.
Funded by / Ownership
KTUU-TV is owned by Gray Television, which operates 145 stations across the USA. Revenue is derived through sponsored content and advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, KTUU.com covers local news, crime, traffic, weather, and sports. Local news is produced through reporters with minimal bias such as this: Flood risk on the Kuskokwim rises with ice jam upriver. Many stories are also accompanied by a video from the TV station. National and international news is primarily covered through the Associated Press as well as other Gray TV networks.
Editorially, KTUU.com does not publish op-eds, therefore news is reported factually and with minimal bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date.
Overall, we rate KTUU-TV Least Biased based on straight news reporting without editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 4/30/2020)