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 appeals 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 Daily Herald (Everett) as slightly Left-Center biased based on editorial positions that favor 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 Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Herald (Everett), or The Daily Herald, is a newspaper based in Everett, Washington. The paper serves as a primary news source for residents of Snohomish County. They cover local news, crime, politics, business, and sports.
Funded by / Ownership
Sound Publishing Inc., a division of Canada’s Black Press, owns the Daily Herald. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The Herald publishes national news with minimal bias directly from the Associated Press. Local news is covered by local journalists that are both low in bias and factually sourced Mukilteo police investigating body found in yard of home.
Editorially, our review indicates more stories favor the left, such as this Comment: For climate projects alone, spending bill must pass. In general, the news is reported factually and with a slight left-leaning bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate The Daily Herald (Everett) as slightly Left-Center biased based on editorial positions that favor a liberal perspective. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 11/17/2017) Updated (02/21/2023)
Last Updated on July 1, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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