WXVT – DeltaNews

WXVT - DeltaNews - Least Biased - Credible - ReliableFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEAST BIASED

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  • Overall, we rate WXVT – DeltaNews Least Biased based on balanced news reporting and minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: TV Station
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

Founded in 1959, WXVT – DeltaNews is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to Cleveland, Mississippi, United States. The associated website deltanews.tv.com covers news, sports, crime, and weather for the Mississippi Delta region.

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Funded by / Ownership

Cox Enterprises owns WXVT – DeltaNews through their subsidiary Cox Media Group. They are a company that owns numerous newspapers, television stations, and radio stations, such as the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Advertising and sponsored content generate revenue.

Analysis / Bias

In review, WXVT – DeltaNews covers news, sports, crime, and lifestyle for the greater Cleveland, Mississippi area. Local news is covered with minimally loaded language, such as this Deadly Bus-Semi Crash Kills 5. Many local news stories contain videos from the TV station. The national news is primarily republished through the Associated Press.

Editorially, WXVT – DeltaNews does not publish op-eds; however, when covering politics, they present info with minimal bias, such as this Leflore County $1 Million Short on Budget. In general, the news is reported factually and with minimal bias.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate WXVT – DeltaNews Least Biased based on balanced news reporting and minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 07/06/2022)

Source: https://www.deltanews.tv/

Last Updated on July 6, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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