Founded in 1856, the Leavenworth Times is a daily newspaper published in Leavenworth, Kansas. leavenworthtimes.com covers the local, national, sports weather, and crime news.
Funded by / Ownership
The Leavenworth Times is owned by CherryRoad Media, which publishes 20 newspapers in the midwest of the USA. Over the last few elections, CherryRoad has primarily donated to Democrats; however, in the past, they donated 100% to Republican candidates. Advertising and paid subscriptions generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Leavenworth Times covers news, sports, lifestyle, and entertainment for the greater Leavenworth, Kansas area. Local news is reported with minimal loaded emotional language, such as this Police Department working toward cybercrime detective position. National and international news comes from the Associated Press.
Editorially, a review of op-eds indicates a reasonable balance between left and right. The paper reports factually and with minimal bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Leavenworth Times Least Biased biased based on mainly balanced editorial positions. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (9/22/2020) Updated (06/07/2022)
Last Updated on May 31, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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