These media sources are slight to moderately conservative in bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appeals to emotion or stereotypes) to favor conservative causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information but may require further investigation. See all Right-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman right-center biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact checks record.
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman is a newspaper based in Wasilla, Alaska, serving the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and the surrounding area. The website for the paper is located at frontiersman.com.
Funded by / Ownership
Wick Communications owns the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman and several small community papers across the Pacific Northwest. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
The Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman publishes local news through the use of local journalists. Local news uses minimally loaded wording like this Missing Wasilla woman found dead. The website does not cover national news.
Editorially, the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman leans right in its views as more op-eds slightly favor the right. The news is generally reported factually and with a right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman right-center biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact checks record. (D. Van Zandt 04/04/2022)
Last Updated on June 5, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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