These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appeals 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 the Lompoc Record Least Biased based on reasonably balanced editorial positions. 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: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1979, the Lompoc Record (LR) is a broadsheet newspaper based in Lompoc, CA. LR’s focus is on local news, information, and entertainment, with the articles supplied by staff writers.
Funded by / Ownership
Santa Maria California News Media Inc. owns and publishes the Lompoc Record. They also own and publish the Santa Maria Times. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
The Lompoc Record publishes news for Lompoc, California, and the surrounding region. Articles and headlines use minimally loaded language such as this COVID-19 in Santa Barbara County | By The Numbers. It’s national and political news articles are from the Associated Press (AP).
Editorially, the Lompoc Record provides a balance of left and right opinions. In general, they are factual and low-biased.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Lompoc Record Least Biased based on reasonably balanced editorial positions. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Kelley 3/29/2018) Updated (01/15/2022)
Last Updated on January 15, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check