These media sources are slightly 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 MyNorthwest right-center biased based on editorial positions and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
MyNorthwest.com is the website for three radio stations in the Seattle, Washington area. The radio stations are KIRO-FM, 710 AM ESPN, and 770 KTTH Conservative Talk Radio. The website features news articles and writings from journalists and radio personalities.
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Funded by / Ownership
The website and radio stations are owned by Bonneville International, a publishing company headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is a subsidiary of Deseret Management Corporation, a holding company owned by the Corporation of the President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Advertising, sponsored content, and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, local news is covered by a combination of local journalists and curated content from other providers. Articles and headlines do not use loaded language, such as this Seattle police investigate series of assaults robberies in University District. National news comes from the Associated Press.
Editorially, there is a clear right-leaning bias as most of the radio personalities are conservative or libertarian, and their writings reflect that.
Failed Fact Checks
- None on the website; however, radio personalities may not always be factual.
Overall, we rate MyNorthwest right-center biased based on editorial positions and High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 4/7/2018) Updated (01/26/2022)
Last Updated on January 26, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check
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