These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using an appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate WDIV – ClickOnDetroit Least Biased based on balanced story selection with minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: TV Station
Traffic/Popularity: High Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1946, WDIV-TV is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Detroit, Michigan, United States. Clickondetroit.com is the associated website that reports news, crime, sports, weather, and lifestyle for the greater Detroit area.
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Analysis / Bias
In review, ClickOnDetriot.com provides news, sports, weather, crime reporting, and lifestyle for the greater Detroit Metro area. Local news is reported with minimal bias, such as this Redford Township police looking for missing 73-year-old woman who is ‘at risk’. Many stories provide videos from the WDIV TV station. The Associated Press generally offers national and world news.
Editorially, ClickOnDetroit does not produce Op-Eds; however, they do report on politics through the Associated Press and original reporting. Political news is generally balanced and presented with minimal bias, such as this Attention Michigan voters: Ballots mailed out today. In general, the news is reported factually and with minimal bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate WDIV – ClickOnDetroit Least Biased based on balanced story selection with minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (9/24/2020) Updated (06/06/2022)
Last Updated on July 1, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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