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 Tri-City News Left-Center Biased based on editorial positions that moderately favor the left. 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
MBFC’s Country Freedom Rating: EXCELLENT
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Tri-City News is an English-language newspaper in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. tricitynews.com is the online domain covering news, sports, business, and lifestyle.
Funded by / Ownership
Glacier Media Group owns the Tri-City News. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscriptions.
Analysis / Bias
The Tri-City News publishes sports, weather, national, world, and local news for the greater Port Coquitlam, BC region. Local news is reported factually and with minimal bias, such as this Single B.C. legal regulator legislation delayed to spring 2024. The national news is typically republished from the Canadian Press, while world news is from the Associated Press.
Editorially, Tri-City News’s Op-eds favor the left with stories such as this Trevor Hancock: The economy must serve the people and respect the Earth’s limits. The paper generally offers a moderately liberal perspective and reports news factually.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Tri-City News Left-Center Biased based on editorial positions that moderately favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 09/26/2023)
Last Updated on September 26, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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