How we determined this rating:
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- AllSides has low or initial confidence in this bias rating.
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About WVNews.com's Bias Rating
WVNews.com is a news media source with an AllSides Media Bias Rating™ of Center.
What a "Center" Rating Means
Sources with an AllSides Media Bias Rating of Center either do not show much predictable media bias, display a balance of articles with left and right biases, or equally balance left and right perspectives.
Center doesn't mean better! A Center media bias rating does not necessarily mean a source is totally unbiased, neutral, perfectly reasonable, or credible, just as Left and Right don't necessarily mean extreme, wrong, unreasonable, or not credible. AllSides encourages people to read outlets across the political spectrum.Learn more about Center ratings
According to its About page, "WVNews is West Virginia’s leading news source for over 155 years, featuring in-depth coverage of news, sports and events that matter to readers throughout the area."
An independent review of WVNews.com conducted in February 2022 by an AllSides team member noticed a balance in coverage of issues such as crime, inflation, clean energy, COVID-19 and other subjects relevant to readers.
Community FeedbackFeedback does not determine ratings, but may trigger deeper review.
As of September 2023, people have voted on the AllSides Media Bias Rating for WVNews.com. On average, those who disagree with our rating think this source has a Right bias.
Confidence LevelConfidence is determined by how many reviews have been applied and consistency of data.
As of September 2023, AllSides has low or initial confidence in our Center rating for WVNews.com. If we perform more bias reviews and gather consistent data, this confidence level will increase.