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 Parksville Qualicum Beach News 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
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Parksville Qualicum Beach News is a newspaper published in Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada. The website pqbnews.com covers news, sports, crime, and business for the greater Parksville Qualicum Beach area.
Funded by / Ownership
Black Press Media owns the Parksville Qualicum Beach News. 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 Parksville Qualicum Beach News covers news for Qualicum Beach and the surrounding area with minimal bias in wording, such as this Late-night shopper may have saved Parksville family home from burning down. National and international is published through the Associated Press and Canadian Press.
Editorially, the Parksville Qualicum Beach News 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 Parksville Qualicum Beach News 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 01/09/2023)
Last Updated on January 9, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check