Founded in 1932, the Ponte Vedra Recorder is an independent newspaper published in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida by Osteen Publishing Company.
Funded by / Ownership
The newspaper is owned by Osteen Publishing Company, headed by Graham and Kyle Osteen. In 2011, the Osteen’s purchased four weekly publications and corresponding websites in the Jacksonville, Florida area: Clay Today, Clay County Leader, the Ponte Vedra Recorder, and The Car Connection, a weekly magazine serving Jacksonville-area auto dealers. The Ponte Vedra Recorder is funded through advertising and fee-based subscriptions.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Ponte Vedra Recorder reports local news via journalists with minimal bias, such as this: New business makes derivatives trading easy. National and International news comes directly from the Associated Press.
Editorially, op-eds cover both perspectives without extremes. In general, straight news reporting has a minimal bias, and editorially they are least biased.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate Ponte Vedra Recorder as least biased based on minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 01/15/2023)
Last Updated on June 29, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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