Lake Cowichan Gazette

Lake Cowichan Gazette - Left Center Bias - Liberal - Democrat - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEFT-CENTER BIAS

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  • Overall, we rate the Lake Cowichan Gazette as slightly Left-Center biased based on a mildly left-leaning story selection that favors a liberal perspective. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record.

Detailed Report

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

History

The Lake Cowichan Gazette is a newspaper published in Lake Cowichan, British Columbia, Canada. The website lakecowichangazette.com covers news, sports, crime, and business for the greater Lake Cowichan area.

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Funded by / Ownership

Black Press Media owns the Lake Cowichan Gazette. Black Press, based in British Columbia, Canada, publishes over 170 titles across Canada and the western United States. Advertising generates revenue.

Analysis / Bias

In review, the Lake Cowichan Gazette covers news for Lake Cowichan and the surrounding area with minimal bias in wording, such as this Vancouver Island women push to end court-ordered silence of sexual assault victims. National and international is published through the Associated Press and Canadian Press.

Editorially, the Lake Cowichan Gazette does not regularly produce op-eds. However, political news coverage tends to lean left. Generally, news reporting is factual, with a left-leaning bias in story selection.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate the Lake Cowichan Gazette as slightly Left-Center biased based on a mildly left-leaning story selection that favors a liberal perspective. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 12/08/2022)

Source: https://www.lakecowichangazette.com/

 

Last Updated on December 8, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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