These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate the Orange County Register Least Biased based on story selection that covers both sides. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 1905, The Orange County Register is a paid daily broadsheet newspaper published in California. The current editor is Frank Pine.
Funded by / Ownership
The Orange County Register is owned by Media News Group, which owns several media outlets including the Denver Post and St. Paul Pioneer Press. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The Orange County Register reports local news through reporters with minimal bias such as this 14,000 people have been tested for coronavirus in Orange County as of April 13. National and international news is provided by multiple sources that are factually accurate.
Editorially, the OC Register has not endorsed a presidential candidate since the last century. This is true. A review of current op-eds indicates a mostly favorable view of left-leaning positions.
Overall, we rate the Orange County Register Least Biased based on story selection that covers both sides. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 7/16/2016) Updated (4/13/2020)