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.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 1872, The South Bend Tribune is a newspaper and news website www.southbendtribune.com based in South Bend, Indiana, and distributed in South Bend, Mishawaka, north central Indiana and southwestern Michigan. The publisher is Sally Brown.
Funded by / Ownership
The newspaper is privately owned by Schurz Communications Inc., based in Mishawaka, Ind. The newspaper and website are funded through a subscription and advertising model.
Analysis / Bias
The South Bend Tribune reports local news through the use of journalists and national news through syndication of the Associated Press. There is minimal use of loaded wording and all information is properly sourced. Editorially, there is a slight left leaning bias as the paper tends to endorse more Democratic candidates.
A factual search reveals the South Bend Tribune has not failed a fact check.
Overall, we rate the South Bend Tribune Least Biased for news reporting and High for factual reporting. (D. Van Zandt 7/29/2018)