These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appealing to emotion or stereotypes) to favor liberal causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information but may require further investigation. See all Left-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate the North Island Gazette as slightly Left-Center biased based on a mildly left-leaning story selection that favors a liberal perspective. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record.
Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
MBFC’s Country Freedom Rating: EXCELLENT
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The North Island Gazette is a newspaper published in Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada. The website northislandgazette.com covers news, sports, crime, and business for the greater North Island area.
Funded by / Ownership
Black Press Media owns the North Island Gazette. Black Press, based in British Columbia, Canada, publishes over 170 titles across Canada and the western United States. Advertising generates revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the North Island Gazette covers news for Port Hardy and the surrounding area with minimal bias in wording, such as this ‘Potentially dangerous’: Arctic front bringing icy winds, freezing rain to much of B.C. National and international is published through the Associated Press and Canadian Press.
Editorially, the North Island Gazette does not regularly produce op-eds. However, political news coverage tends to lean left. Generally, news reporting is factual, with a left-leaning bias in story selection.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the North Island Gazette as slightly Left-Center biased based on a mildly left-leaning story selection that favors a liberal perspective. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 12/22/2022)
Last Updated on June 28, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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