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 using appeal 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 Peninsula Daily News 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 check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 1916, The Peninsula Daily News is a daily newspaper printed Sundays through Fridays, covering the northern Olympic Peninsula in the state of Washington, United States. The current publisher is Terry Ward.
Funded by / Ownership
The Peninsula Daily News is owned by Sound Publishing Inc. (Black Press Ltd.), which is a Canadian publisher that publishes papers in Hawaii, Ohio, and Washington State. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, local news is covered through reporters and with minimal bias such as this Port Angeles homeless shelter lease extended. National and world news is republished through the Associated Press.
Editorially, most op-eds are balanced though more tend to lean slightly right. In general, the news is reported factually and with a slight right-leaning bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate the Peninsula Daily News 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 check record. (D. Van Zandt 12/6/2016) Updated (12/9/2020)