The Parkersburg Eclipse News-Review is a newspaper published in Parkersburg, Indiana, United States. The paper covers news, sports, lifestyle, and opinion for Parkersburg and the surrounding area. parkersburgeclipse.com serves as the domain for the online version of the newspaper.
Funded by / Ownership
Mid America Publishing owns and publishes the Parkersburg Eclipse News-Review. Mid America Publishing publishes several community newspapers throughout Indiana. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
The Parkersburg Eclipse News-Review reports on news, sports, weather, crime, and lifestyle for the greater Parkersburg, Indiana region. Reporters demonstrate minimal bias when reporting local news, such as this Historical Home Receives Significant Donation. The newspaper and website do not publish national news, focusing on local news reporting.
Editorially, the Parkersburg Eclipse News-Review reasonably represents both sides. A review of op-eds demonstrates a reasonably low bias; however, slightly more op-eds favor the right. While more op-eds favor the right, liberal perspectives have fair representation; therefore, they earn a least biased rating on the right side of the scale. In general, the news is reported factually and with minimal bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Parkersburg Eclipse News-Review Least Biased based on reasonably balanced editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 07/06/2023)
Last Updated on July 6, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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