February 8, 2002

Belo Year-End Conference Call replay information

Dallas, TX -- Belo (NYSE: BLC) held a second conference call after its 2001 year-end earnings conference call was interrupted due to technical problems during the question-and-answer portion of the call.

The original call occurred at 2:00 p.m. CST and the second call at 3:00 p.m. CST.

Analysts and the public can listen to a combined replay of both calls by logging onto www.belo.com and following the instructions set forth on the News Releases page of Belo's Web site (www.belo.com/news.html).

The combined call will be available for playback for a period of approximately two weeks on Belo's Web site.

A replay of the combined call may also be accessed though 5:00 P.M. CST, Wednesday, February 13, 2002 by calling 303-590-3000 and giving passcode 426568#.

About Belo
Belo is one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market- eading broadcasting, publishing, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with more than 8,000 employees and $1.4 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates news and information franchises in some of America's most dynamic markets and regions, including Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic region. Belo owns 18 television stations (six in the top 16 markets) reaching 13.9 percent of U. S. television households; owns or operates six cable news channels; and manages two television stations through local marketing agreements. Belo publishes four daily newspapers: The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA.) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX.). Belo Interactive's new media businesses include 34 Web sites, several interactive alliances, and a broad range of Internet-based products. For more information, contact Carey Hendrickson, Belo's vice president/Investor Relations, at 214-977-6606. Additional information, including earnings releases, is available online at www.belo.com.