The Montevideo American News is a newspaper published in Montevideo, Minnesota. montenews.com covers local, national, sports, weather, and crime news for the Montevideo Area.
Funded by / Ownership
The Montevideo American News 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, they donated 100% to Republican candidates in the past. Advertising and paid subscriptions generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The Montevideo American News covers news, sports, community, and crime for the greater Montevideo, Minnesota, area. Local news is reported with minimal loaded emotional language, such as this Snowfall amounts provide challenges to city for snow removal. 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 Montevideo American News as 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. (D. Van Zandt 01/13/2023)
Last Updated on June 27, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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