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 the Northwest Signal 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 Northwest Signal is a newspaper based in Napoleon, Ohio, serving Napoleon and the surrounding area. The website for the paper is located at northwestsignal.net.
Funded by / Ownership
AIM Media owns the Northwest Signal and several small newspapers in Texas, Ohio, and Indiana. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
The Northwest Signal publishes local news through the use of local journalists. Local news uses minimally loaded wording like this Subject charged in hit-skip crash. The website does not cover national news.
Editorially, the Northwest Signal leans right in its views through the consistent publication of op-eds and news from a Christian perspective, Bishop Thomas participated in consecration. Generally, the news is reported factually and with a right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Northwest Signal 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 11/01/2022)
Last Updated on November 2, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check
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